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Engine Hesitation On 8.1 Liter


Full Member
Jul 31, 2002
Sacramento CA
I have a 2002 2500. When accelerating slowly from 1500 through 1900 RPM the engine seems to hesitate a little bit. If I accelerate at just the right speed, it will actually miss for half a second as if the engine is not getting any fuel. ??? Also, it seems to run rough when held at a constant 1600 to 1700 RPM while going down the road. Dealer tested but says they cant see it, not that I thought they would. Anyone else see this problem with their 8.1 liter? I only have 6,000 miles on it.