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  1. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys, new to the forum. Have a question about my 03Ram with the 5.7. To start, this truck has an S&B cai, lt headers, efan, superchips tune. I just replaced the engine with an engine from an 04 durango. I swapped the heads because my truck doesn't have an egr valve but the Durango did. So I...
  2. 2ND Generation Dodge Ram – 1994 to 2001
    My ram van 1500 2001 v8 (82,234 miles), is not idling properly, sounds like it’s chocking at low RPMS/ when I disconnect the vacuum reservoir for the cruise, it now works at low rpms but not high rpms. I did a tune up about 15k miles ago. I thought my fuel pump was failing so I swapped it out. I...
  3. Gen 4 Dodge Ram
    So here's the deal. 2014 Ram 1500 5.7 Hemi w/ 8-speed. I had a seized lifter roller and it wiped out my cam shaft. I tore it down, replaced my old cam and lifters with a non-mds cam and non-mds lifters. Also pulled out mds solenoids, plugged them, and turned off the mds using a Diablo tune...
  4. ASK A DODGE RAM TECH!
    My father-in-law has a 2005 Dodge ram 1500 4.7. on his way to work the other day the truck started shaking and kicking smoke out of the exhaust. Upon trying to restart the vehicle it would only start if the gad pedal was depressed. When I hooked the code scanner up to it we got a couple codes...
  5. Gen 2 Dodge Ram
    If you’re like me, you’ve tried everything and read everything about this dip/ stumble/ rough idle when stopped in drive and reverse (neutral and park seem smoother) —that doesn’t seem to qualify for a Check Engine Light... This is my first post, and it’s about a solution reached with the help...
  6. SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS!
    Hi, I am new to the site and wanted to say thank you for all the helpful information that I have read since finding the site. I have a 2002 Ram 1500 with a 4.7 I recently purchased the truck and have had an issue with it from the start. At first it would not idle at all. After finding a posting...
  7. LD RAM - General Discussion
    I need help please. I have a 05 1500 with the 5.7 engin. Recently it started giving me trouble. Just after start up while driving you will loose power and the rpms jumps up and down and idle really rough. It spits and shakes. And it takes forever to speed up.After about a minute of doing that...
  8. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    So here’s what happing. I have a 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 5.7l the ETC light came on while driving rpms bouncing from 500-1800 and acted like it was going to stall when I came to a stop. Below is what I’ve done so far with no luck to clear up the situation. It’s not throwing any codes I’ve taken it...
  9. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    97 1500 sport with 5.9. Ive had some recurring issues since i bought it 3 years ago that i havent been able to fix. Some of these are constant some are more intermittent. 1. Starts rough, have to give it gas to keep it from dying. It will stay started after that but sometimes wants to die at...
  10. 2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I tried everything for checking multiply forum and google searches and still can't figure it out. First off I replaced 02 sensors (upstream) MAP sensor, and plugs. (Reset the ecm after everything) I have a 2014 Ram 1500 5.7 with 77k miles. It's literally driving me crazy trying to figure what...
  11. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    At only 4500 miles engine had very rough idle, shaking and MIL light. This issue happened all of a sudden with no warnings. Pulled the codes myself and got P14011 and P2302. Took it to dealer and diagnosed bad coil on cyl#1. While at dealer they also updated software (three updates) and threw in...
  12. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    I installed S&B CAI and Moes 87 mm ported TB this weekend. All went well with the exception that I didn't get a great seat/seal with intake tube, and top part of silicone coupler at the TB. After some fiddling, I did eventually get everything good and tight on Sunday afternoon. Yesterday...
  13. 4.7L (287 cu in) PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hello everyone I'm glad to be a new member here. I have a question. I have a 2003 Ram 4.7 that sometimes (especially on a cold start) likes to idle rough like it's cammed and when it does you can see the taillights surge like the power is being drawn from them. Can anyone please explain a remedy...
  14. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    2005 - Ram 1500 4x4 ST Longbed, 5.7l Hemi, automatic ~200k miles. I just purchased this truck CHEAP. Needs some TLC. It first had rough engine idle, poor performance, and O2 codes (several) 1) oil change to mobile1 synthetic 2) 16 new NGK plugs ( old plugs were worn out ) 3) 4 new 02 sensors...
  15. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I was driving on the freeway with my three young kids this afternoon when we had a rear tire blow-out which wrecked the rear bed panels, tore up the bodywork. Took two hours and two tow trucks (first one didn't have tools to lower the spare, second one was a flatbed) to finally be towed home...
  16. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys! Still doing what feels like chasing my tail here. Silver (2002 Dodge Ram 1500, 4.7L V8, 2WD ST, almost 176K miles) has been idling rough, revving himself and dying more often. Before, it was only when it was cold outside (below freezing, which was always because, hello winter). Now...
  17. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    Hey Mopar heads, just got my truck back together last night: had heads cleaned full valve job, new comp springs and keepers. comp 260 cam, comp push rods. moto blue gen x underdrive pulley. melling oil pump, new timing set, water pump. tuned pcm with diablo 93 tune before first...
  18. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 5.2L V8. Within the past 6 months I have replaced both the 02 senors and catalytic converter. Today my truck started sputtering and running rough so I pulled over to have it stall on me. When I checked the codes manual off of the message board it through the code...
  19. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Wife drove my truck tonight for about 10 minutes. She informed me about 5 minutes before I was headed to bed that the check engine light came on. Of course I couldn't just go to bed so I checked the code. P0300 random intermittent misfire. What would the most logical explanation for this be...
  20. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys I was wondering if there is a way too loosen passenger side sprocket chain an move it over a tooth without taking apart the timing chain cover off?.
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