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Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 07-02-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 530
Posted By Shadowmustang
Unhappy Desperate! 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9l cylinder 6 misfire with ticking sound

Just replaced cylinder heads that cracked. Had to get new heads. Replaced plugs at the same time. Did not replace wires, distributor cap or rotor. Only misfires on #6, as it happens that was a rocker...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 06-22-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By Shadowmustang
Smile Thanks for the advice. I had not torqued either...

Thanks for the advice. I had not torqued either side down, I switched the sides and they went on like a dream. Again, thanks for the help.
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 06-21-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By Shadowmustang
Unhappy Trouble installing cylinder heads on Ram 1500

Does anyone have tips on how to get cylinder heads to line up on locating pins? I can get one to seat but never the other. These heads are new castings as my old heads were cracked beyond repair. ...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 06-20-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 575
Posted By Shadowmustang
okay the idea is to crank the engine by hand...

okay the idea is to crank the engine by hand until the "V8" mark on balancer (please pardon my previous wrong reference), to ensure proper valve to piston clearance when installing push rods and...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 06-20-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 575
Posted By Shadowmustang
Question Replacing Heads on 2001 Dodge Ram 1500

I have a question about finishing head replacement on 5.9l. The service manual and Chilton's both reference a "V8" mark to line up with TDC on timing chain cover. I looked all over the flywheel for...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 06-13-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,775
Posted By Shadowmustang
Heads were cracked beyond repair spent 800 on new...

Heads were cracked beyond repair spent 800 on new heads. Just waiting to raise a little cash to be able to get the job done. Didn't do timing chain or cover gasket just didn't have the extra in the...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 05-14-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By Shadowmustang
This happened to me just as I was getting to an...

This happened to me just as I was getting to an Autozone. They were great and we found out by trial and error that Duralast 905K7 was the right size. Don't know if it will work for your year truck...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 05-12-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,775
Posted By Shadowmustang
I don't have an infinite supply of cash which is...

I don't have an infinite supply of cash which is why I am doing the job myself. I had to sell my motorcycle and was only able to raise about 1500.00 This is all the cash I have to buy parts and have...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 05-09-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,775
Posted By Shadowmustang
Smile Thanks

Thanks to all for the replies and advice. I guess it is both heads and I was thinking about new heads vice having them machined, but I suppose I will at least have diagnostics done and see how bad...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 05-08-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,775
Posted By Shadowmustang
Unhappy Head gasket blown on 2001 Ram 1500 5.9l

Water pump siezed while son was driving and he drove 3-4 miles with no pump. Replaced pump and on start up saw white smoke from tail pipe and immediately shut down knowing it was at least a head...
Forum: Newbie Checkin! 05-08-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 108
Posted By Shadowmustang
Smile 2001 Dodge Ram 1500

I inherited this truck when my father died and have a problem I am not sure how to deal with and this forum looks like a good place to come for answers. Thanks for having such a good site on the...
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