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.
Ram Van 1500
Average mileage: 110,500 (32,000–189,000)
Engine affected: 5.2L V8
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LOST OIL PRESSURE ,AT 32,000 REPLACED ENGINE BY DODGE ,82,000 MILES LATER SAME PROBLEM ,REPLACED OIL PUMP, REPLACED OIL PRESSURE SWITCH , PROBLEM STILL EXIST.
oil leaks at the rear seal and oil/transmission coolant line leaks. oil pan gasket needs to be changed also and losing power