1. 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.
  2. '00 Ram 2500 died while driving, no start no spark

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi all First let me say Im new and just signed up. Heres what I have 2000 Ram 2500 5.9 gas 4x4 Auto My issue The truck was running fine and suddenly shut down while driving earlier in the week. I had it towed home and checked a few things. There was no fuel pressure so i replaced the pump...
  3. P0420 Diagnosis and possible low rpm Misfire

    3.7L PowerTech V6 Specific Topics
    My Bank 1 02 sensor threw a P0420 code two days ago. I changed the plugs about two weeks ago, 4 of them were original, and two of them had been replaced within the past couple of years. I've had the truck for about a year, and it now has 129k miles. One of the plugs and coils were covered in...
  4. Changing a battery, touched the cables, sparks, and Uh Oh.

    Greetings to the masses. I am a noob in the his forum. I messed up my Ram today and figure I can't be the first to do this boneheaded maneuver. I'm asking for help here because this I figured this is a general problem for most years of Rams. Sooo..... I have a 2012 Mega Cab 2500 Longhorn...
  5. Spark from coil but nothing at plugs

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi all. I have a 1998 1500 5.9L. I replaced the spark plugs and wires at the same time I removed what was left of a remote starter that a previous owner had on it(a massive cluster of wires under the steering column). Went to start the truck and it wouldn't start. Went and got a new distributor...
  6. TRUCK JUST DIED! Please Help.

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    So, last week the truck just died while driving. 2001 Dodge ram 1500 5.9L GAS. Im getting a "no bus" code in the dash. Truck cranks, but wont start. From reading around "basically" the computers are not comunicating. Heres a few things i already tried: - Changed crankshaft sensor -...
  7. Ignition Coil? Cap and Rotor?

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    does anybody know of any place that makes a good ignition coil and cap and rotor? i have 8.5mm spark plug wires and bosch platinum 4 spark plugs, but i know to fully get the benifit of them i need to upgrade the coil and cap and rotor. but msd doesnt make them for a 2002 dodge ram with the 5.9...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...