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  1. Transmission issues?

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I have an 01 dodge manual and half the time i shift into 3rd or above it makes a hard knocking sound when i get back on the gas please help cant figure out what the hell it is?
  2. Needed: 5.2 Bare Block

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8
    Hey guys, I've been trying to get my engine rebuilt for better performance but the block i have is cracked. All the rest of the parts that im keeping are still good, i just need the block. Its a 5.2 liter out of a 97 Ram. Does anyone have one or know of one that floating around? Trying not to...
  3. Needed: 5.2 Bare Block

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys, I've been trying to get my engine rebuilt for better performance but the block i have is cracked. All the rest of the parts that im keeping are still good, i just need the block. Its a 5.2 liter out of a 97 Ram. Does anyone have one or know of one that floating around? Trying not to...
  4. P0505 code WILL NOT GO AWAY!!! HELP

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hello, I have a 2000 dodge ram 1500 5.2 magnum automatic I bought it for 1100 bucks with 128k on it. It had some normal Issues such as crankshaft position sensor was bad. Needed a new battery Shocks etc. I had three codes at first and got it down to one the p0505 which Is the IAC I have put...
  5. Weird sound coming from my truck

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    As you can see I've got a 1997 Ram 1500 with the 5.2 V8 magnum in it and it makes a not so good sound sometimes. It's usually when revved in neutral or park to about 1500-2000 rpms and when its coming back down to idle it makes a sort of rattling noise, I have link to a video with the sound, it...
  6. Camshaft upgrade

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I'm looking to put a camshaft in my 1998 5.2l v8 and i was looking at a hydraulic roller with around a .500 give or take on intake/exhaust and around a 265 duration. With these specifications should I need to replace anything else like valve springs and what not? Thanks.
  7. Starting Issue

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Almost every time I go to start my 1998 dodge ram 1500 5.2l truck it will click a couple times, like what would happen if the battery was dead. But sometimes the truck will start right up first time, but mainly when it is already warmed up. Would this be the problem of a bad ground? or a bad...
  8. * P0740 TCC Enable Solenoid Circuit Electrical?????

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    My engine light has been on for a few weeks with P0455, and i check it every day to make sure its nothing new! This morning it gave me P0740? And i have no idea of even how to start trouble shooting this issue. Im not noticing any difference in how the truck is running, the only thing i can...
  9. First 6 days and 1000 miles later...

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Truck is still running amazing! lol i took this pic going down the highway, i was looking to see if i could get over and all i see is my bedliner flying a foot above my tail gate!!! i about crapped my pants haha i had already been on the road for an hour before i notice it was doin that! pulled...
  10. Loss of performance

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Ok, so about three months ago my stock 5.2 liter V8 dodge engine blew. I got a jasper engine under the hood now, but it just seems like the total performance aspect of the truck has gone down. At the track it's only hitting around 110 when before i could max out at 120, and in the 1/4 mile it...
  11. New exhaust

    Exhaust
    I'm trying to find a cat-back exhaust for my 1997 Dodge Ram 5.2 V8 Magnum. I want something that will sound mean but not crazy annoying loud. If anyone has any suggestions, I'd greatly appreciate it!
  12. Lifting '97 Ram

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    I have a 1997 5.2 V8 Magnum Dodge Ram. It's a short bed extended cab, if that's needed to know. But I'm trying to put a 4.5" or 5" lift on it for some larger tires. Can anyone give me some advice as to what will be needed if I do this lift? Am I gonna need longer brake lines? Longer drive...
  13. 35" Tires- Needs some help

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    Alright, so I have a 1997 Dodge Ram 1500, extended cab, short bed. It has a 5.2 L magnum V8 engine. I just recently went to the junkyard and bought 4 35" tires. We tried putting them on the Truck but at it's current height, the tires aren't able to turn all the way. We were thinking about...
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