1. Tranny overheating

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a family member with a 14’ 1500 5.7 4WD 3.55 single cab with a a SIX SPEED. not the eight speed and it over heats. Truck only has 70k miles on it and is treated decent with barely any towing. Had it taken to shop for fluid and filter change. Even had an extra tranny cooler installed. No...
  2. Potential Coolant/Overheating Problems - 2014 RAM 1500 3.6L Crew Cab - Help!

    Heating & Cooling
    I've had the truck for just over four years and its about to reach 81k miles. About a week ago my coolant temp gauge began to rise and fall between the halfway and 3/4 marks on the gauge, while my actual coolant temp fluctuates anywhere between 220-250 degrees on a hot 98 degree TX summer day...
  3. QUESTION! Potential Overheating/Coolant Problems - 2014 RAM 1500 3.6L Crew Cab

    I've had the truck for just over four years and its about to reach 81k miles. About a week ago my coolant temp gauge began to rise and fall between the halfway and 3/4 marks on the gauge, while my actual coolant temp fluctuates anywhere between 220-250 degrees on a hot 98 degree TX summer day...
  4. HELP! Overheating!

    Great Plains
    I just got a 6.4 2500 - From the get go leaving the dealer lot - I've had overheating issues - Barely had it a month - already the dealer has repaired an egr inlet, and an egr outlet tube on two separate service calls - haven't had it in my driveway more than 15 days, been in the shop. Needless...
  5. Overheating at idle but dead cold while driving! please help!!

    Gen 2 Dodge Ram
    Hey guys, first time here so please don’t scold me lol. So as the title says I have quite a few issues and its been driving me crazy. I'm hoping that someone has had these issues and knows what’s going on. i will do my best to list all parts that have been replaced. I can’t find anything on...
  6. Overheating problem

    2010 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hi, newbie to the forum! I’ve had a small coolant leak on the passenger side under (but not from) the lower radiator hose for a while, every 10 days or so I’d add some coolant to the reservoir but last week the truck overheated (248°) and the reservoir was full. I replaced the lower hose...
  7. Fan Clutch Question

    2009 Dodge Ram Forum
    I'm still chasing my overheating problem I used the newspaper trick to check the Fan Clutch I need help deciphering my results (2009 ram 4.7L) Upon startup the single page of newspaper stopped the fan as expected.* Once it came to temperature the paper would not stop the fan.** Here is my...
  8. ignition coil location

    2009 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a 2009 Ram 1500 4.7L and have a code P0307 which is cylinder #7 misfire I'm just wanting to confirm the location of #7 is it drivers side rear and are they ordered drivers side front #1 and passenger side rear #8 does this sound right. I see a good way to confirm it is bad is to pull it...
  9. Coolant gushes when burping 5.9. Bad tstat?

    Heating & Cooling
    Hey everybody, I've got a question for ya! I've got a '98 1500 5.9 4x4. A few years back I did the plenum repair and replaced my thermostat with a 180 degree one. All good there, aside from a heater that always gurgled and was sub-par. After reading up, I'm sure it was air from me not burping it...
  10. Engine suddenly overheating!!??

    2009 Dodge Ram Forum
    I'm a proud owner of an 09 Ram 1500, 4.7L Quad Cab for the past 2 years now, and have never run into any issues......until now. I recently noticed the temp. gauge climbing way past the 1/2 mark- almost made it to 3/4 after exiting the highway on my normal trip home from work. I kinda freaked...
  11. thermostat

    3.6L (220 cu in) Pentastar V6 Specific Topics
    does any one have a part number for a replacement thermostat for the pentastar I want to try replacing the thermostat to stop the 230 degree running temp or I will need to sell the truck
  12. running hot, bogs down and stalls

    Heating & Cooling
    I have a 03 ram 1500 slt with the 4.7L it'll run hot about 3/4 the way on temp Guage, sometimes hotter but not all the way to hot... sometimes about 8th of an inch from overheating. Two days ago it started to have a rev limiter and won't allow me past 3k rpms under heavy throttle. It'll run fine...
  13. Truck overheats, tried everything! Help!

    Heating & Cooling
    BIG SYMPTOMS/ISSUES: Non-stop drip of coolant coming from the water pump (weephole I believe), coolant temp. gauge rises w/o dropping down to normal operating temp. at idle. Hi, my truck had a slight leak at the water pump, so i went ahead and bought a new one from O' reilly's, even though it...
  14. HELP! Problems after engine swap and cam

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    Ok, here goes.... I have a 2wd 96 extended that started as a 318 with a stick. At 275,000 miles, I got a reman 360 with a mild cam. Got the mopar dual plane intake, k&N cold air kit, and exhaust. However... I have an issue. It vibrates pretty bad. At idle (1000rpm) it shakes the truck a...
  15. Still getting too hot for comfort

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys, I'm back and so is my truck. I posted a month ago or so about some overheating and smoking problems which turned out to be a warped head letting coolant into cyl 6 which explains the misfire code. I had the heads machined and the head gasket job done and got my truck back with one new...
  16. Tranny Fluid Change or Flush?

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    My truck has 142,xxx on it. Its a 99 ram with a auto transmission. The fluid doesnt look the best and the tranny overheated on me a week ago. Planning on flushing the tranny this weekend but ive heard flushing can loosen old stuff and create more problems. Any suggestions or tips? Thanks
  17. Car overheat changed everything

    Heating & Cooling
    Hello, ive changed head gaskets, radiator, waterpump, thermostat, and radiator cap. And my car is still overheating!!! It overheats after 10-15 mins driving! But as soon as i turn off my car and wait 2 mins the car's temperature is back to normal again! What could possibly be the problem?? Fluid...
  18. New Member Question - Long Read

    3.7L PowerTech V6 Specific Topics
    Hello, new member here with a question I need advice on. I'll try to make this as short as I can but there are some things that you need to know to make an informed decision. Thanks for your indulgence. My '02 Dodge truck heater core went bad. In December '10 I had it replaced, supposedly with...
  19. Engine Coolant Help!!

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 05 1500 and my engine coolant reservoir completely emptied less than 2 weeks later after being filled. I have had no warning lights come on or seen the engine temp gauge running high. I have no clue what is going on with it and would appreciate any and all help as to try and figure out...