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 - Help Zone - Dodge Ram Problems, Complaints, & Solutions - Maintenance & Re > 3RD Generation Dodge Ram 2002 to 2008 Dodge Ram Trucks > Powertrain > 5.7L V8 Specific Topics


Latest Vendor News
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Thread Tools
Old 07-04-2009, 04:48 PM
hemi1414 hemi1414 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 5
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Ram QC
Trim Level: SLT ThunderRoad
Color: White
Rep Power: 0
hemi1414 is on a distinguished road
Default I'm About to kill my local dealership!!

My o6 quadcab hemi goes out of warranty in 600 miles! For the last month I randomly get extended starts when the starter is very inconsistent cranking my truck. Doen't matter is it's hot or cold, sometimes it takes 2 or 3 seconds to crank. This is embarrassing. Have taken it to my local dealership 3 times, and OF COURSE, they can't replicate the problem. I'm not a mech, but sounds like a fuel pump problem. I only run 89 octane and don't buy gas from no name stations. HELP
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
Old 07-04-2009, 05:20 PM
Posts: n/a

Did they check the inline fuel filter? Sometimes what feels like a pump problem is an engine starved of fuel because of a partially clogged filter. Also, at start up do you get some smoke? If so, you might have a leaky injector.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2009, 10:35 PM
mennor28 mennor28 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
Join Date: Jul 2009
Age: 33
Posts: 6
Gender: Male
Engine: 2002-2003 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 245hp 335lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
mennor28 is on a distinguished road
Default Inline Filter?

Sorry to jump of subject, but do 2002 and up Rams have inline filters? Cause every parts store and dealership I call tell me they are non-serviceable. Cant find a replacement filter for my truck anywhere.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2009, 09:21 AM
fbgn09 fbgn09 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
Join Date: Jul 2009
Age: 24
Posts: 12
Gender: Male
Engine: 1994-1997 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 230hp
Rep Power: 0
fbgn09 is on a distinguished road

do have a good battery because that could be the problem
Reply With Quote


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


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:32 AM.

= Copyright a Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

=Gigathreads Network=
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