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Old 01-19-2010, 03:46 PM   #1
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im having a small problem right now, sometimes when in reverse the truck seems to bog down a bit and stalls out but starts right back up, it only has done it to me in reverse, it seems like maybe when under a slight load from backing up slowly or uphill, but when in drive everything works great, no hesitations either

now its done this to me a few times in my driveway, once at the car wash the other day, and again at school today, now i do believe it has a slight miss, but i plan on new distributer cap and rotor, already have new plugs and wires, could this have something to do with it?
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Try to clean the air bypass and throttle body, when I bought my truck it stalled, cleaned the above, adjusted idle, and its fine now.
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where is the air bypass? and how do you clean these things? what is the best way to clean these and with what? I have this same problem when i put it in reverse every now and then.
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Mine threatens to stall when I put it in reverse too, Seems to stumble, then compose itself
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