5.9 v8

  1. 5.9 bad valve tick?

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    So I have a 97 dodge ram 1500 with the 5.2. My brother just bought a 97 ram with the 5.9. So I thought ill by a van that's close to that for work. Picked it up for 500 bucks not bad with only 167000 kilometers on it. A day later a terrible tick has started when it warms up. And it will come and...
  2. Help! 97 dodge ram 5.9 v8 starting after 2 years

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys! I'm kinda new here so i'm sorry if this post has been made already, feel free to point me in the right direction. Okay so here is my predicament that I would love help with and any guidance. I have a ram with the 5.9 v8 and 46RE auto trans that I am just now getting time to put...
  3. 1995 ram 360

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 1995 ram 1500 with a 360. It starts good,it idles good. If you take it real slow it will get up to highway speeds but if you accelerate just a little harder it bucks,bogs down and sputters badly. It only does it under a load. I have replaced distributer cap,rotor,plugs,wires,pick up...
  4. 2000 Ram 5.9 Engine dies while driving.

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    It doesn't matter where i am driving or for how long. Seems to be completely random when my '2000 ram 1500 V8 5.9 sport package' will die on me. Normally when it dies on me everything shuts off except the radio, lights, and dashboard icons. I have to turn off the truck and put it into park and...
  5. Soot

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Ok, so have any of you had this problem? I start my 94 5.9 and get black soot out the tail pipe. If i let the truck run for a while, the truck will rev on it's own and that check engine light will come on. I have tried to scan for codes but the scanner said that it was unable to connect. If the...
  6. Cam Questions for my 5.9

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    Ok so I have a 1996 Ram 1500 with the 5.9 and I was wanting to know if cams interchange between the old Dodge LA engines and my newer Magnum? Thanks guys!
  7. 2002 5.9 v8 tranny problem

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I recently noticed my truck having no power when accelerating. feels like i am towing something, had it at a shop they said the checked out the tranny and they said it shiffted perfect, all the pressure was good, the cats are not pluged, and the 02 sensors are switching properly. they said the...