2005 Dodge Ram Keeps killing

Asked by Sep 17, 2017 at 11:39 AM about the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My truck kills as I'm making turns, when I start driving
again it bucks when I get to 50mph and gets real sluggish,
I've changed the battery, alternator, crankshaft sensor, air
intake sensor. I'm at a lost

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Simple repair. Dirty throttle body. Remove hat - 2 bolts - unplug - pull toward you. 4 bolts holding throttle body. unplug use brake cleaner and soft rag - do not scratch. pcv valve passenger side behind throttle body. Turn counter-clockwise up the ramp. Keep turning until it pops out. spray brake cleaner into bottom of pcv valve until it clicks free while shaking. Emissions label underneath top of hood - look up under hood - diagram shows 2 breathers behind throttle body. hmmm. Guess I will have to take it apart again.

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