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  1. Original Plug Replacement Options?

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    2011 1500 5.7L Hemi; 44K miles; Light Highway Use Preparing to replace original plugs. Is there 100K mile plug(Iridium) that can be used without a need to change coils? Other than cost, are there any pros to using another set of 30,000 mile plugs? Thanks and best, SS
  2. Brake Rotors & Pads/Spark Plugs

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    Purchased my 2011 Ram 1500 with 5.7L Hemi new in 2010. She is used more for transportation with insignificant cargo weight & has never pulled a load. Just turned 44k miles & it sounds like i need to work on rear brakes & although the engine runs great, I should be changing the original plugs...
  3. 2013 Spark Plug Question

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Hello, Just changed my plugs. On the drivers side, from the front to the back, the 2nd, 4th, 6th, and 7th plugs had oil on the threads. Thoughts on what can cause that pattern? Truck has been running well. This is the first change and admittedly it wasn't until 64k. Thanks.
  4. 2007 Dodge Ram 5.7 HEMI bogs down and jumps at acceleration

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Hello, and thanks in advance for any diagnostic help. So here's the issue(s) -- There's really 2 things happening, but I am beginning to think they are probably related to the same overall cause. 1) I have noticed recently that when driving at around 35 mph my truck seems to shake resulting...
  5. rocker panel plugs

    Body & Interior
    I have a 2011 Dodge Ram Laramie Longhorn had it greased & found tape was covering the holes under the rocker panel. Are there plugs for this? If so does anyone have the part number? Please help.
  6. Timing - Spark Plugs?!?

    V10 Specific Topics
    Just wondering what every1 is running as far as timing advance/retard and which plugs? Looking to see what's best out there as far as durability, power, and MPGs. How often do you change your plugs and wires. What type of problems if any. And what is your set up - build? Thanks, any additional...
  7. 12 Ram 4.7L spark plug change

    2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    So I decided to change my top rows of plugs since I have 37,000 miles and it is reccomended at 30,000. Well the drivers side went like a dream no problems but the passenger side the second to last coil from the firewall the boot rips :doh: so my question is does anyone have any tricks how to get...
  8. NOOB First Mod Question - What to do?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey everyone I just picked up my Ram this weekend and I am already looking into doing some performance upgrades as well as some small stuff to the exterior. First off I think I am going to start with plugs, throttle body spacer, and Intake. But I was wondering if I can get some ideas for brands...
  9. gettin a p0301 again,what's next..?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    after the head gasket change and the brakes ordeal i decided to take the truck to Foley,Al.(5 hr trip) for thanksgiving with my parents and on the way about 150 miles into the drive i noticed that when i acellerated up into an incline i kept getting a stutter( a mild jerking) lol.. and the more...
  10. New Spark Plug used in Police 5.7 hemi

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    I have been reading that Dodge is now installing a new precious metal spark plug in all it's police 5.7 hemis, they are being installed in all their new police package vehicles, cars and trucks.....This new plug is supposed to be good for 100,000 miles, instead of the only 30,000 mile ones found...
  11. Spark Plugs?

    Dodge Ram Warranty Issues
    I was looking through my manual and read that the government forces Chrysler to warranty the spark plugs for 5 yrs or 50k miles, whichever comes first. If this is the case, why do they recommend changing them every 30? I have 40k on my truck and the plugs look pretty good. Should these be...
  12. Urgent Info For '08 And Newer 4.7 Owners

    Dodge Ram Detailing and General Maintenance Forum
    I've recently discovered a problem with the top row coil packs that needs immediate attention. Last week I did an upper row plug replacement and when I tried to remove the coil packs, two of the boots tore beyond repair due to them seizing on the porcelin part of the plug. I thought this might...
  13. Replace Spark Plugs

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Does anyone have a step by step guide to replace the plugs on a 2009 RAM 1500 5.7L Laramie? The manual says to use NGK LZFR5C–11 (Gap 0.043 in [1.09 mm]) but I can't find those anywhere. Napa told me to use Autolite AP5263. Are those OK? I've done it before in other vehicles, but not this one...
  14. Looking for Advice on Mods

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    I'm driving a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Sport, and right now I'm trying to decide whether to sell my truck and upgrade to something else, or to upgrade my current truck to make it more enjoyable. As part of this decision, I'm looking for advice and input from fellow ram drivers on what upgrades are...
  15. a sputter and a shutter

    Electrical
    I have recently purchased an '05 Ram and have a slight issue. When you come to a full stop 2 things are happening. One when you go to give it gas to pull away it sputters like it doesnt want to go but then within seconds is fine. Also, if you turn away from a full stop it also shutters a lil bit...
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