Dodge Ram 1500 Problem Report

Dodge Ram 1500 Engine oil leaks at distributor may be misdiagnosed

(9 reports)

On the 3.9L V6 and 5.9L V8 the engine oil leaks at the distributor can be misdiagnosed as leaks from the intake manifold seal, oil pan gasket, or rear crankshaft (rear main) seal. A revised distributor is available if oil is found inside the distributor.

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