I own a Dodge Ram 1500 2001 I fixed the gear in the rear axle and it sounds like a airplane why

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Asked by Mar 09, 2015 at 11:09 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST 4WD Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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If you are talking about the ring and pinion the noise comes from not getting the gears setup correctly, you could have the pinion depth too deep or the gear pattern too low or too high, pinion bearing preload could be wrong, so as you can see there are a number of things that can cause that kind of sound.

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