What would cause my truck to stall when having to stop at a red light or stop sign it only does this once in awhile

Asked by Jan 10, 2014 at 03:04 AM about the 2010 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Crew Cab 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Faulty or dirty idle air control valve and/or dirty throttle plate can cause this issue.

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If you have changed the filter in the tranny with an aftermarket one, it could result in the stalling. I just spent over 1K trying to find out what was making my truck do that... the aftermarket filter caused the fluid to bubble which caused a sensor to stall the engine. Got a filter at the dealer and problem fixed!

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