any ideas why a 01 ram with 318 c. i. has no power at low end.

Asked by Jun 29, 2010 at 06:58 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 01 ram has no power. stopped on dirt road with trk. in gear. Stab the gas pedal
and wont even turn the rear tires. Driving like timing is off or possibly the timing advance is not working. Any help would be appreciated. Oh , by the way there is NO
ENGINE LIGHT ON.

1 Answer

13,565

is the engine just racing its self? if so the trans could be slipping, another possiblity is the transmission for what ever reason is in limp mode. those trucks dont really have any adjustment to the timing unless you do it your self. sounds like to me the transmissions in limp mode though

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Dodge Ram 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Dan Connell
    Reputation
    7,040
  • #2
    pudgybear
    Reputation
    6,680
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    6,260
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,239 Great Deals out of 210,391 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,803 Great Deals out of 154,112 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Ram 2500
159 Great Deals out of 4,859 listings starting at $2,200
Used GMC Sierra 1500
708 Great Deals out of 61,161 listings starting at $1,395
Used Toyota Tundra
472 Great Deals out of 39,682 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Tacoma
421 Great Deals out of 48,132 listings starting at $2,994
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
499 Great Deals out of 40,651 listings starting at $2,800
Used Dodge Dakota
80 Great Deals out of 3,049 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Mustang
273 Great Deals out of 37,795 listings starting at $1,350
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
387 Great Deals out of 30,272 listings starting at $2,750

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
39 Great Deals out of 1,237 listings starting at $5,000
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
40 Great Deals out of 966 listings starting at $5,200
2008 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
62 Great Deals out of 1,321 listings starting at $2,550
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
61 Great Deals out of 1,310 listings starting at $3,500
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
58 Great Deals out of 1,017 listings starting at $3,400

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.