1. Engine pinging?

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    So, within the past 2 weeks I've noticed a couple of weird things happening to my truck. First thing is that when I'm driving, usually uphill and the truck has strain on the motor, it starts making a noise from the front end of the truck, almost like something vibrating. I don't know what could...
  2. 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...
  3. Engine Noise

    2013 Dodge Ram Forum
    Question, I have read a couple forums about " knocking" or Piston noise. I have a 2013 Dodge Ram 1500, 4x4 4.7L with 5k on it. I have been having the same noise on my truck and no sure what to do about it. I have taken it to the dealer and they inspected it for engine noise when cold, Noise...
  4. V10 sounds bad. Lots of knock:(

    V10 Specific Topics
    She doesn't sound good. 1500 to 2500 in neutral and or drive, it knocks a lot. Hoping it was the purge valve but not a chance. Exhaust leak at the manifold? Figure if it was rod or such it would make the noise throughout the power band? All other aspects of truck are great. Idles perfect...
  5. 03 Ram1500 front end question

    On my 03 2WD 1500, I went over 185K miles Monday, and had smoke coming from the left front wheel well when I got to work. I went to Sears auto after work and they said my left calpher was rubbing on the break disc due to the wear, yes they were getting thin. They also said my ball joints were...
  6. 4wd shaft question

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    i have a 01 ram 2500 4x4 with a 5 inch lift and 35s dana 60s front and rear 46re tranny. when i stick my truck in 4wd hi or low my front driveshaft knocks. my friend has the same truck lift and all and has the same problem. we cant decied what to do to fix this problem tho. ive heard some people...
  7. 2005 Durango knocking at start up! Help!

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    okay so I have 2005 Durango and when you start it up it makes a knocking nose, it only last about 1 to 4 minutes. we just bought it from a used car dealership. but we are working on the road and cant get it to the shop. we are "oversize load" escorts, heading to Pennsylvania. So anything will help!
  8. Four wheel drive knocking noise.

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    When I drive my 1995 ram in four wheel drive, i get this loud knocking noise after accelerating. It seems to be near the center of the truck and you can feel it through the floor. It seems to start around 2000 rpms and continually get worse as you accelerate. The noise started after i driving...
  9. Engine Knock 3.7L

    3.7L PowerTech V6 Specific Topics
    Hey folks, I've been checking out the forums for some answers, This last Friday my Dodge Ram 1500, 3.7L started knocking very loudly while driving to work, I quckly pulled over and shut off engine, checked oil levels, all was ok, (just had oil changed in the last 2 weeks, using a syn 5w20)...