I have a 94 Dodge Dakota. It runs fine for about 5 miles, then runs like it has bad gas for about 6 miles then it runs fine. Any ideas?

Asked by Mar 19, 2013 at 11:03 PM about the 1994 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Overfull of engine oil?

Ok, I replaced the egr valve and sensor. There is no change, any other ideas?

And it is good on oil.

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When it runs bad is it under a load? (like up hill or accelerating). Or just out of the blue. How long has it been doing this. Is it boggey or choppy when the engine runs badly?

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