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2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Base 2dr Reg Cab 119 WB Work Special

2000 Dodge Ram 1500
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Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 6.5'
15 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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July 11, 2011, 7:43 pm

Abe A

Question: over heating

i have a 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 quad cab with a 4.7 engine. During normal driving the temp gauge is at normal, however when i tow a load (boat) truck overheats. I've replaced the fan clutch, flushed the radiator and replaced the thermostat and it still overheats when i am towing my boat. Truck has factory tow package with oil and transmission cooler. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance for your help


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