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Cylinders misfiring gave it a tune up no change. Took valve covers off had broken pushrod changed it and still no change in the way the vehicle is running. 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9L 360

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Did you get the valves reset after you changed the push rod? Check that the clearances are good.

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