my 2001 dodge Dakota quad cab idles up and down while sitting in park or driving and now its running extremely rough while driving, feels like she's cutting out. Ideas?

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Asked by orion7156 Oct 20, 2013 at 02:01 PM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota 4 Dr SLT Crew Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I know its a v8 but don't know the size

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it should be a 4.7 liter unless you have a 5.9r/t, which would have decals on it. sounds like the idle speed sensor is going out.

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