1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A

1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: NOISE AND POWER FLUCTUATION

THE EXHAUST SYSTEM ON MY DODGE HAS GOTTEN LOUDER OVER THE LAST FEW MONTHS. I HAVE ALSO NOTICED THE ENGINE POWER FLUCTUATING AROUND 50-60 MPH. IT SHOWS ON THE TACH AS WELL. THERE IS SOMETIMES A TICKING SOUND COMING FROM UNDERNEATH THE PASSENGER SIDE OF THE TRUCK. THE TRUCK HAS 73K MILES ON IT, AND IT IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. -
Answer 1
I'm wondering if you may have a leaking exhaust manifold and / or manifold gasket? A first hand inspection is in order. Here are some shops near you: http://repairpal.com/directory?address=68164&car_brand_names=Dodge -