I have a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 360 motor v8 5.9L that wont start.

Asked by Mar 05, 2013 at 12:25 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr SLT Plus 4WD Quad Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Ive changed the wires and the plugs and it wants to start but wont. It will crank and crank but
will backfire into the breather. Any suggestions on what the problem could be?

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do you have sufficient fuel pressure?

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Was it running properly before the change out? You stated that you changed the plugs and wires, make sure that you got the firing order right when you replaced the plug wires also make sure you have the proper gap on the spark plugs.

I have a 2001 dodge ram 1500 4x4 it will start up but when it gets hot it will not start back up I change the coil wires spark plugs and put a used started on it

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Intake temperature sensor guaranteed *madtazz09*

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Its technically called "IAT" intake air temperature. Sensor

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