When I turn my key I can hear my fuel pump kick in and when I am on the gas it is fine but when I let off of the gas the truck wants to die so I took off my gas cap and there is a whining noise

Asked by Jan 01, 2014 at 06:47 PM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Is it pump or the filter

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I would replace the fuel filter first but its probably a weak fuel pump

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