Dodge Ram Van 3500 Problem Report

Dodge Ram Van 3500 Oil leaks from valve cover, intake manifold, and timing cover gaskets

(8 reports)

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.

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