Ram 1500

Oil filter adapter may seep oil between adapter and engine block on Dodge Ram 1500

Problem Description and Possible Solution

On the 3.9L V6 and 5.2L V8 it is often misdiagnosed as a leaking oil filter gasket, the oil filter adapter can seep from between the adapter and engine block.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 147,061 (92,000–199,245)
Engines affected: 3.9L V6, 5.2L V8, 5.9L V8
6 model years affected: 1994, 1995, 1997, 1999, more2002, 2003
6 people reported this problem
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Cranks but won't start
I got a bad leak on my 97 honda accord between my oil filter adaptor engine block
Oil leaking from under filter , but replaced filter a nd it's still seeping out