my dodge ram 1500 5.9 wont go pass 40 think its my transmisson

Asked by Mar 28, 2014 at 07:52 PM about the 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr Laramie SLT Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my dodge ram 1500 5.9  wont go pass 40 think its my transmisson

3 Answers

12,945

If it's lacking power under load, it may be the catalytic converter. Excessive back pressure in the exhaust. If you hear any rattling under the truck, its a giveaway to a bad cat. Cats become carbon clogged and need to be replaced over time.

1 people found this helpful.
20

Excuse me so how did you fix the problem mine has excaltly the same problem same truck ?

2 people found this helpful.

2001 dodge ram 1500 standard will not go over 40mph.

Your Answer:

Ram 1500

Looking for a Used Ram 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 9,388 nationwide Ram 1500 listings starting at $1,500.

ZIP:

Dodge Ram 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Dan Connell
    Reputation
    7,040
  • #2
    pudgybear
    Reputation
    6,680
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    6,260
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,231 Great Deals out of 209,289 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,755 Great Deals out of 153,126 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Ram 2500
155 Great Deals out of 4,838 listings starting at $2,200
Used GMC Sierra 1500
698 Great Deals out of 60,847 listings starting at $1,395
Used Toyota Tundra
455 Great Deals out of 39,340 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Tacoma
405 Great Deals out of 47,516 listings starting at $2,994
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
487 Great Deals out of 40,366 listings starting at $2,800
Used Dodge Dakota
80 Great Deals out of 3,053 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Mustang
273 Great Deals out of 37,582 listings starting at $1,350

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
35 Great Deals out of 1,251 listings starting at $5,000
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
41 Great Deals out of 954 listings starting at $5,200
2008 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
59 Great Deals out of 1,324 listings starting at $2,550
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
55 Great Deals out of 1,308 listings starting at $3,500
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
54 Great Deals out of 1,017 listings starting at $3,400

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.