98 ram 1500 wont start

Asked by Jan 22, 2016 at 05:24 AM about the 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 98 ram with the 360 it started off not reving past 2000 rmp now it wont start. i replaced the coil, cap, rotter, pluges and the tps and no change. sometimes it will fire wide open but wont start

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Could be any number of things, I would test for proper fuel pressure and flow, if nothing there then move onto testing the exhaust system for too high back pressure, if that checked good then hooking it up systems diagnostic equipment and see what the computer can tell me.

has good fuel pressure there is no code

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Then move onto the exhaust.

what should i do to the exhaust

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Test for too much back pressure. Most parts stores carry the kit.

its all fixed it was a clogged cat

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So it was high back pressure.

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