Exhaust leak at header pipe on Dodge Ram 50

An exhaust leak and/or chirp type noise may develop from the exhaust manifold to header pipe connection. Our technicians tell us that replacing the exhaust seal ring and flange springs, along with sizing the header pipe flange will generally correct this concern.

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Average mileage: 134,000 (134,000–134,000)
Exhaust & Emissions affected: 3.0L V6
4 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
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