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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
this trucks have very coming problem with the injectors stuck open or close, and some times they just works great and some does not, dealer has an updated injector assembly, i recomend you to install this update and spark plugs and plug wires, if you had replace plugs and wires recently just redo the spark plugs with the injectors
Posted on Jun 15, 2008
These 4.3L W motors are common for fuel leaking inside the plenum causing them to run rough and smell like raw fuel. The fuel pressure regulator leaks internally, also the injector spider leaks and the two fuel lines feeding the fuel to the spider. You have to remove the plenum and look for the clean spot. Where the fuel leaks it cleans the oil off. Before you try this check your EGR valve. The EGR valves on these get stuck open with carbon and cause a rough idle. Remove it and look for the plunger it is a small round piece that you can push in and out, make sure it closes fully. You can also clean it with carb clean and they make a replacement gasket with a screen in it to keep chunks out of it. Start with the EGR because it is easier. The parts for under the plenum are available at most any parts store. If you have any problems just ask, and if you can not find the parts I will give you part numbers. Let me know what you find I will be back tomorrow.
Posted on Jan 07, 2009
1- check there is spark come from spark wires
2- check the fire timing by looking for every wire in the right place
3- check there is injector signl
4- check for any vacuom leak
5- try to clean the MAF by brake and parts cleaner
6- try to reset all the code and see what will come after that
Posted on Mar 14, 2009
if the cat was pluggin you would see this as your going down the road it would not get to top speed .. They act up usually only run 40 top speed.
Posted on Apr 12, 2009
SOURCE: 2005 Dodge Durango
The p0300 What does that mean?
Basically this means that the the car's computer has detected that not all of the engien's cylinders are firing properly.
A P0300 OBD DTC code indicates a random or multiple misfire. If the last digit is a number other than zero, it corresponds to the cylinder number that is misfiring. A P0302 code, for example, would tell you cylinder number two is misfiring. Unfortunately, a P0300 doesn't tell you specifically which cylinder(s) is/are mis-
The p0430 What does that mean? Basically this means that the O2
downstream of the catalytic converter on bank 2 is detecting that the converter is not working as efficiently as it should be (according to specs). It is part of the vehicle emissions
Posted on Apr 26, 2009
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