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If the engine in your 1989 Dodge D150 Ram with a 5.2 liter engine is pinging under acceleration and the mileage is very poor what is wrong?

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2015-07-15 19:14:22
2015-07-15 19:14:22

Check the timing first. Then check the egr ooperation. Then check the compression wet and dry. Run some engine cleaner through it.

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