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I have a 2001 doge dakota sport rwd and the rpm's are low, some times the truck will stall shifting from reverse to drive. idels around 500 rpm and drops to shift out of park or neutral. can you please help me out.

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Most likely need to clean your IAC sensor, dodges are notorious for having this prob, depending on your engine, it should be on the rear of your throttle body held in place by 2 torx screws

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