Engine runs ruff and dies when put in gear

Asked by Nov 14, 2013 at 11:11 PM about the 1990 Dodge RAM 250 2 Dr STD 4WD Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1990 dodge w250 auto ran great then took apart and rebuilt everything from ground up but the engine but did add headers and removed smog pump / o2 and cat. After back together ran good for about 2 weeks then started to die when put in gear

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Did you check the idle air control valve

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yes seems to work ok plus engine runs great until put in gear

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