Radical idling,white smoke after sitting overnight

Asked by Jul 02, 2013 at 11:02 AM about the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 ST Quad Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Truck seems like it wont idle to correct rpms when stopping and idles up and down when
in park.Lately after it sits overnight when I first take off white smoke comes out of exhaust
pipes,after that it doesent smoke anymore.Any help would be appreciated. E Myers.

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The white smoke at start up is not a big issue, only if it was constant. Have you cleaned your throttle body and Idle Control valve of carbon? How many miles, replace the plugs and filters lately?

Yes cleaned those and plugs have less than 5000 miles,K&N air filter cleaned and reoiled,103000 miles on odometer

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