DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - General Discussion > 2009 Dodge Ram Forum


Notices

2009 Dodge Ram Forum For specific discussion of the 2009 Dodge Ram!


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 07-12-2014, 09:57 AM
Rodeo Mom Rodeo Mom is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Texas
Posts: 1
Gender: Female
Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Ram 3500
Trim Level: Mega Cab
Color: White
Engine: 2007-2011 409ci (6.7L) Cummins Turbo Diesel 350hp 650lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
Rodeo Mom is on a distinguished road
Default 2009 Dodge

I had the ring and pinion and rear diff replaced on my 2009 Dodge 3500, and the dealership that did it did not get the plug on the housing cover tight and it came out I lost most of the fluid out of it and was pulling a 34 ft horse trailer loaded with horses. Got towed to a dealership and of course they didn't have all the parts to get me back on the road they did replace the rear diff gears but the ring and pinion needed replaced also so I drove it to my destination and took it to another dealership and they didn't have the dodge parts and it would be 7 days before they could get them so they replaced the ring and pinion and rear diff with after market parts and the pickup is still very noisy but you dont hear the noise until you get to about 25 to 30 MPH, it's driving fine just very noisy, the tech that put it in said that it was set right and the only thing that they could do is to put the dodge parts in it when they got them 5 days from when they order them!! I couldn't wait that long, What would cause the noise and why would after market parts be different than dodge parts and what should I do? This has cost me 4000.00 so far and the original dealership that messed it up is not willing to do anything about it I am living in Texas now and the original work was done in Cheyenne Wyoming 2 months ago.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 07-15-2014, 02:14 PM
astroman54's Avatar
astroman54 astroman54 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: New Jersey
Age: 60
Posts: 194
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Crew Cab
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Deep Water Blue
Engine: 2009-???? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:52
astroman54 will become famous soon enough
Default

I can't be positive, but the only time I've heard noise from a rear was when the lash between the two gears weren't set up properly. There might be other possibilities that I haven't experienced though.

Andy
__________________
Andy
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Sport Deep Water Blue Crew Cab Hemi 4x4
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-24-2014, 09:38 AM
Swaggerville Ram's Avatar
Swaggerville Ram Swaggerville Ram is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Age: 34
Posts: 771
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Deepwater Blue
Rep Power: 4
Rep:127
Swaggerville Ram will become famous soon enoughSwaggerville Ram will become famous soon enough
Default

My guess, if it's true (big if) the lash, preloads, pinion depth are all good.
The excessive heat due to loss of fluid has caused a tooth or a few teeth to chip or distort.
Nothing wrong with quality aftermarket gears. Only thing with aft market is if one is not careful in knowing what they are buying they will be noisier than oem.
__________________


"I don't care to hear what your ideas are, mine are better"

Last edited by Swaggerville Ram; 07-24-2014 at 09:41 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-31-2014, 07:00 PM
Judgedredd Judgedredd is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: AZ
Posts: 14
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 ram CC sport
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Silver
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
Judgedredd is on a distinguished road
Default

i have a motive gear set in my 1500 it makes noise ive had the lash adjusted many times to try and find a quite spot but they still make noise i just live with it.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:31 PM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum