I have a 2004 Dodge RAM with the 4.7 v8 when ever the weather gets cold the engine will jerk when you give it any heavy gas if you slowly press the pedal it doesn't do it

Asked by Mar 01, 2017 at 09:39 PM about the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

11 Answers

70

does the engine cel come on? when's the last time u changed the fuel filter?

The light comes on when I start my truck and then it does it. The light isn't on all the time and I have never changed the fuel filter

70

I you have more than 50000 miles on it I would definitely change that. its starving for fuel! it's about plugged up

The trucks got around 115,000 miles

70

GO GET A NEW ONE! the frequency of replacement can be found in owners manual

70

usually rust is the culprit from under ground tanks

70

buy some throttle body spray too and clean each side of flap

I will try that and see what it does that could explain a lot of issues

Thank you for the help

70

good luck

4,505

see what the code is that comes up , there can be one even if light is not on or goes out .

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