2009 Dodge Ram sets but smokes and dies.

Asked by Zbuttercup Sep 27, 2019 at 01:03 AM about the 2009 Dodge RAM 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It turns over but won’t stay running.

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If you can get a code reader on the car, that might help. Most common causes for an engine to die right after starting are idle air control valve system, MAP/MAF sensor, engine coolant temperature sensor, faulty ignition coil, and maybe the fuel pump or its relay.

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