Question about 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 2WD
Whenever I have cruise set the truck seems to be missing and runs unevenly. Not so much the speed varies but you can feel it missing or surging every little bit. It's not constant, hard to describe but very much like a miss.
It runs fine without the cruise set. Any ideas on where to look for the cause?
I have an 01 Ram 1500. I experienced the same thing a couple times, now my Transmission has all kinds of issues. It all started with "a miss" while going down the road at highway speed with the cruise control set. My P-code was 1724, means something wrong with the tranny. If you engine light is on and you want the P-code, then do this: Put the key in, turn it to ON, then OFF, then ON, then OFF, then ON, then OFF, then ON and leave it on this time. Then look at your odometer for the P-code to flash. ON 3 times, then leave it on the 4th time. I hope this helps.
Posted on Jul 24, 2010
Its probably a problem with the cruise vacuum hose.......maybe blocked a little or the vacuum seal leaking a little. Trace the vacuum hose through to the engine area.
Posted on Jul 21, 2010
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 14, 2018 | Cars & Trucks
Mar 15, 2015 | Cars & Trucks
Feb 14, 2013 | 2002 Chevrolet Express
Dec 29, 2011 | Cars & Trucks
Jan 17, 2010 | 2003 Volkswagen Passat
Oct 09, 2009 | 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Mar 07, 2009 | 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider
Jan 23, 2016 | 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 2WD
151 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: