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  1. LD RAM - General Discussion
    I’ve got a couple questions… 1. I’ve heard in order to prevent or stop the “hemi tick”, you need to replace your cam, lifters and check valves every 90k miles or so. Is there a beefier cam, etc. that can be installed and fix this issue for good? 2. As most of you probably know you, it’s almost...
  2. 2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    Let me first say I am not a master mechanic but just from a rural background so working on motors was a normal occurrence growing up. I am in no way a qualified mechanic. The truck runs fine. Drives fine. No issues accelerating, no misfires, just happy as a clam. All the time it's going ping...
  3. Dodge Ram Parts and Accessories for Sale - Trade -
    Brand New Power Go Headers for 09-18 Ram 1500 5.7 Liter Hemi Never Unpackaged Literally Brand New Looking for 270.00 with the Fel-pro Gaskets and titanium exhaust wrap with Stainless Steel Zip Ties I purchased this set up with the Fel-pro gasket just to ensure the best seal since I had the...
    $270 USD
  4. 2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I recently had my lifters fail and causing to rub up on the cam and now I need to replace them, yes the notorious hemi tick. My question to you guys is, is it worth fixing or should I just get a rebuilt engine? My current mileage on my 14’ ram is 115k. So it’s either the dealer charge me a crap...
  5. LD RAM - General Discussion
    I'm wondering what are parts that I should replace/clean/do while I have the heads, timing cover, oil pan, etc. off of my engine while I'm replacing the camshaft and lifters with a stage .5 HL V2 thump with RPM series spring upgrade cam kit from Greene Racing that comes with the camshaft, PAC...
  6. Prospective Buyers - Question and Answer Forum
    We bought a new 2013 Ram 1500 Sport with the 5.7L Hemi engine at Mountain View Dodge in Olds, Alberta. At around 50,000km a ticking sound appeared but when we took the truck in to Mountain View, the service department claimed they couldn’t hear a tick. Same thing the next time we brought the...
  7. 2013 Dodge Ram Forum
    Mountain View Dodge, Olds Alberta Anyone have a Dodge dealership pretend they’re not aware of the infamous “Hemi Tick“? Mountain View Dodge in Olds AB denied they could even hear a tick the first two times we brought our 2013 Ram 1500 5.7L Hemi in for service because of it. Then when they...
  8. 2015 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hemi tick? You mean HP explained https://youtu.be/MAvud_A48-8
  9. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    So, I've got a '14 Ram with the 5.7. Out of the three years I've had her, only two were spent daily driving. 9 months in the middle east let her sit with my wife having to use her as a daily driver for a few months while her car was down, then just weekly start ups and laps around the block or...
  10. 2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    Just Became a new member and this has probably been covered before but just have a few questions.... I just recently bought a used 2011 RAM w/5.7 Hemi. Have noticed that after driving for a while (10 minutes or so) I get the dreaded Hemi Tick. Is this normal? Should I have it checked? Still has...
  11. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    2011 2500, 89,000 miles Truck developed bad miss under load with check engine light. Took it in, Stealership cleared codes and said "could not dup" They charged me 106.00 for diagnostics (apparently only lubed parts are covered in 5/100,000 powertrain) I picked it up after hours, and as soon as...
  12. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Has anyone out there personally fixed or done anything about their hemi tick? I've read it can be several things from lifters to broken exhaust manifold bolt resulting in an exhaust leak sounding like a tick to a bearing going bad a pulley. I am 99.99% sure it's in the passenger side of the...
  13. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Hi all!!! Joined a few weeks back, love this place! So about 5 weeks ago, I bought a brand new Hemi Sport, quad cab 5.7 ... First time I got out of the truck, and left it running well hot, I heard a MAJOR tick tick tick. Long story short, Chrysler says MVS lifter problem, they want to open the...
  14. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    Does anyone know how to reduce or get rid of the dreaded hemi tick?
  15. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi, my name is Gino and I am new to the forum and dodge trucks. Yesterday I bought a 2006 Ram 1500 mega cab. I have heard about and tried to do some research last night on the infamous hemi tick, but I think this might be something a lot more serious. See what you guys think... . Should I feel...
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