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  1. Water Pump, T-Stat, Spark Plugs...Done!

    2013 Dodge Ram Forum
    Just finished a few items on my '13 Express and thought I'd share somethings that I learned; 1) This method worked great for removing the fan clutch but note that the 2013 model is reverse threaded. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=73dOJ7lEb-Q 2) This video is helpful for Hemi spark plug...
  2. 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...
  3. Cooling System Problem P2181

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Yesterday I was in my 2009 Ram 5.7 SLT and it overheated... I was like WTF?!?!. Truck ran like a champ yesterday... I pulled over, let it cool. Went to nearby parts store and got some coolant and a thermostat. I'm getting a service code of P2181. So i changed the thermostat and added coolant...
  4. Replaced Water Pump, Now it revs up before shifting - Please Help

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Hello all, I am in desperate need of some help. I searched this forum before deciding to replace my water pump. I replaced the Water Pump, Clutch fan, thermostat and belt because the water pump was leaking pretty bad in the driveway. I decided to do all of the others while I was in there...
  5. Antifreeze leak

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    5.2 Okay so I have a coolant leak, ill drive it about 1000 miles then I have what I think is a high pressure leak the first time it happened it blew antifreeze everywhere all under the truck on inside of the tires aswell I put a pressure tester on it and nothing no leaks changed the lower...
  6. 2nd Gen 5.9L Overheating Issues 210^Fh

    Heating & Cooling
    Hi guys, 94 5.9L magnum has been overheating for some time now. I had initially thought that it was a clog in the radiator, but I've flushed it several times and have just taken it out and ran the garden hose through it, It didnt seem overly restricted. I've also put a "fail safe" thermostat in...
  7. Water pump and thermostat for a 2004 ram 2500

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Just need help choosing the best water pump and thermostat for my 2004 ram2500 5.7l Engine truck. I will be using the truck to plow and haul. So a really good one of each is preferred without breaking my bank thanks in advance It's also a quad cab sl trim
  8. Broken water pump impeller

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Just recently had the water pump go out. No weep hole leakage, just instant failure. As a result of the failure, the middle was broken out of the plastic impeller. There are pieces unaccounted for. I've already disconnected the lower radiator hose and removed the thermostat, no pieces in there...
  9. 3 water pumps in 1 1/2 months

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I need some help. I have gone through 3 water pumps in about 1 1/2 months. I have changed the fan clutch as that was the first culprit. I noticed that when I push on the serpentine belt I can move the belt tensioner about 1-2 inches. Should this happen? Any help would be appreciated.
  10. Help! I've got coolant everywhere!

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    Well, just tonight, I was getting on the freeway and I was getting on the truck pretty good - Got it up to 4500 RPMs, etc and about a 1/4 mile down the freeway, the "Check Gages" light came on. I checked the gauges and the voltage gauge was down to nothing and I noticed the gauge lights dim...
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