2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A
2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: exhaust manifold bolts
how do you get broken bolts out of the heads - Visitor
With an angle head drill and a good extractor set. Bad scenarios involve removing the cylinder head and having a machine shop extract them. - kwmk
i work in a parts store that has a machine shop. those exhaust manifolds warp all the time and snap bolts. they are okay once they are machined flat again. - gearhead89
Exhaust manifold bolts commonly break, exhaust manifold gaskets should be replaced and replace bolts as needed.
On the 3.7L V6 and 4.7L V8 the Exhaust manifold bolts commonly break, exhaust manifold gaskets should be replaced and replace bolts as needed.
Broken bolt and leaks in exhaust manifold
seems that 2 bolts are known to snap off due to the heat on the exhaust and bolts cant take the heat and just braek off
Gas mileage is bad, black tailpipe. O2 sensor light still comes off/on after replacing O2 sensor. Ticking noise passenger side of engine. 42000 miles.