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Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 06-21-2015, 03:56 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 30,637
Posted By KDodge75
2002 Ram 1500 Quad Cab, 4.7L. Just passed...

2002 Ram 1500 Quad Cab, 4.7L. Just passed 160,000 Miles. I've always used Mobil 1.

I did overheat once for about 10 seconds about 8 years ago due to a cracked radiator. 2 exhaust rocker arms...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 06-21-2015, 03:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 983
Posted By KDodge75
Sounds to me like she overheated causing the...

Sounds to me like she overheated causing the valve seats to fall out damaging the valves and probably pistons.

Mine overheated for about 10 seconds back in 2007 when it was 8F outside. Cracked...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 06-21-2015, 02:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,431
Posted By KDodge75
Even with the speedometer likely being off due to...

Even with the speedometer likely being off due to the larger tires, you're getting way less than you should.

I have a 2wd and I get about 14.5 driving around rural and urban roads with no...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 06-21-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By KDodge75
My 2002 has been doing that for 100K miles. My...

My 2002 has been doing that for 100K miles. My theory is it's because the trans fluid is draining out of the torque converter back into the trans pan causing torque converter noise until it fills...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 06-21-2015, 02:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By KDodge75
Most of the time, the vapor leak messages are...

Most of the time, the vapor leak messages are related to cracked hoses connected to the EVAP assembly on the left middle side of the undercarriage.

I replaced the hoses on mine resolving large...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 06-21-2015, 01:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,876
Posted By KDodge75
What codes does it show?

What codes does it show?
Forum: Dodge Ram Forum Polls! 06-21-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,326
Posted By KDodge75
I let a quick lube place change the oil in one of...

I let a quick lube place change the oil in one of my cars one time. I found out during the next oil change that they had damaged the aluminum threads. I've never let anyone touch any of my cars...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-07-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,359
Posted By KDodge75
I've had it for years in my 2002 4.7L Ram 1500...

I've had it for years in my 2002 4.7L Ram 1500 Quad Cab. I have 132,000 miles on it now.

The transmission oil filter had a bad anti-drain-back valve that I've been ignoring for a few years now...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-07-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By KDodge75
Did you ever find out what was wrong? I'm...

Did you ever find out what was wrong?

I'm betting, when it overheated, some of the hardened valve seats fell out causing the valves to hit them. They might have reseated themselves but there's...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-07-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,758
Posted By KDodge75
Here's my experience with this same issue. It...

Here's my experience with this same issue. It worked for me but others will tell you to not do it.

My 2002 4.7Ll was losing coolant slowly for a year or two. I'd just add more coolant as...
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