Chugging when reaching 3000 rpm

Asked by Dec 12, 2015 at 06:22 PM about the 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1998 dodge ram 1500 5.2 engine. i bought this truck a few months
ago with 225,xxx miles on it and slowly fixing it up. its a great truck. but one
thing i'm unsure about is a chugging i get when exceeding 3000 rpms. doesn't
die or anything just kind of chugs like it wont give anymore HP. i let off the gas
and it runs just fine after...

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Try adding some seafoam fuel injector cleaner to gas tank if does not help replace fuel filter

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