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2004 Dodge Durango Question: my truck engine is making a ticking/tapping and i just got my oil changed

 

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dushon, 5.7L V8 HEMI, Dallas, GA, March 07, 2012, 16:48
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what can cause knocking noise in this engine

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    PARTS GUY March 07, 2012, 17:06
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    Crap oil. Did you use 5-30 weight oil. On that engine you really need to use a full synthetic oil. It's known for sludging if you use a cheap oil. Full synthetic oil doesn't sludge.

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    goodguy September 13, 2012, 16:00
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    first check the oil level sometimes kids change the oil and dont know how much to put back in it

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