dodge 3500 8 liter gas engine bogs down

Asked by Jul 30, 2012 at 05:43 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

engine bogs down when going into lower gear or passing

1 Answer

2,455

Check the EGR valve, if clogged up it will do that, remove it and see if it has a lot of carbon build up and try to clean it so the action is smooth, if not replace it. Check fuel pressure and/or replace your fuel filter.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • dodge 3500 8 liter gas engine bogs down 1 answer

    engine bogs down when going into lower gear or passing

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Engine bogs down 2 answers

    I have a 97 Legacy, when friving the car after 3 or 4 miles, the engine bogs down, like one that has restricted exhaust. Mechanic has checked the back pressure, 1.2psi@2500rpm.Fuel pressure 28psiKoer ...

    1997 Subaru Legacy

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • dodge ram pickup 1500 v8 engine bogs down when driving 6 answers

    Engine bogs down and wont go anywhere when in drive almost like its not getting its fuel. When I pull over and put it in neutral or park and rev motor a bit it sounds great,no miss or bog. Doesn't tr...

    Dodge Ram 2500

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • engine bogs down and quits 3 answers

    1964 GTO when idling and I press the gas the engine bogs down and stalls. When cold is worse but still does when warmed up. If I pump the peddle I can keep it running.

    1964 Pontiac GTO Convertible

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Dodge Strauss bogs down, almost dying 3 answers

    My car is very hard to get cranked up. When I put it in drive and give it gas to go, it bogs down so much it almost dies. You have to very easily, ease on the gas and (I tried this and it worke...

    2002 Dodge Stratus R/T Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Shortcuts

Search Maintenance & Repair Questions

Maintenance & Repair Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 174,410
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 93,400
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 75,840
View All

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.