2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A

2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: Head Bolts

Are you going to replace the head bolts. They are torque to yield. If your going to give an estimate get it right. -
Answer 1
You are right, The Head Bolts should be replaced, but in reality, at a dealership or independent shop, they are rarely replaced. -
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