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Dodge Durango Carbon buildup at top of piston may cause noise

Dodge Durango Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2001, 2002, 2003

Engine Affected: 5.9L V8


One the 5.9L V8 carbon buildup on the top of the piston is common. As the buildup increases with mileage and over time, symptoms may vary from light ticking, to ticking/hammering, to hammering/knocking noises. Fuel injector cleaner often solves the problem.

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