Could be a few things.
Does it leak antifreeze? if so, fix the part that leaks.
If not, you could have coolant mixing with oil inside the engine, which burns it.
check your spark plugs. If they are white, you are probably burning antifreeze - fix immediately.
your exhaust will smell "sweet" as well if you are burning antifreeze.
The dodge ram 1500 can carry a lot more weight than other dodge trucks can and it has a lot more space on the inside for passengers and the driver to make driving more comfortable.
Take the air cleaner off and look down in the throttle body. If you see a lot of oil in the intake, the intake will need removed and the pan on the bottom of the intake will need resealed.
how dare you question the integrity of a Dodge Ram truck?? lol just kidding. yes, the Dodge Ram 1500 is an extremely reliable truck. my '06 has been through a lot in the 2 years that I've had it.
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DTC- Diagnostic Trouble Code.
No, it should last 200,000 miles.No, it should last 200,000 miles.
There are a lot of great pickup trucks on the market. Some of the better trucks on the market include the Dodge Ram 1500 and Ford F-150.
try getting into calibration mode and driving three tight circles in an empty parking lot(without a cop watching preferably).
They are all the same. Glass-uses a lot of water Plastic-uses a lot of water cardboard-uses a lot of trees/wood
Either a blown headgasket or cracked head or block.
It is not in the factory repair manual. They refer to the diagram in front of the radiator on a 2000 Dodge Ram 1500. It is a very basic diagram and leaves a lot to be desired. I am looking for a diagram myself as a pack rat chewed off both ends of one vacumn hose and I cannot find where it attaches on the firewall.