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  1. Beware of the problematic 5.7L Hemi Engines!

    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...
  2. Dodge Dealerships Attempting to Profit from the Infamous Hemi Tick

    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...
  3. Hemi tick? You mean HP explained

    2015 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hemi tick? You mean HP explained https://youtu.be/MAvud_A48-8
  4. So what IS a Hemi Tick???

    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...
  5. Hemi Tick, Fast Idle, & Rattle On Startup

    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...
  6. Ram hemi cam/lifter failure thread

    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...
  7. Has anyone fixed their tick!?!

    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...
  8. HemiTick Really Bad!

    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...
  9. Hemi tick

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    Does anyone know how to reduce or get rid of the dreaded hemi tick?
  10. Hemi Tick? Video

    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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