Dodge Ram 3500
Report: Oil leaks from valve cover, intake manifold, and timing cover gaskets
Dodge Ram 3500 Problem
Engine Affected: 5.9L V8
On the 3.9L V6, 5.2L V8 and 5.9L V8 the Oil leaks commonly from the valve cover gaskets, intake manifold gaskets (front and rear), timing cover gaskets, distributor O-ring, and the rear main seal area. Using fluorescent engine oil dye can be helpful in determining the source(s) of the oil leak.