#8plug is missfierring and its not the coil or the ingecter

Asked by Feb 01, 2012 at 11:11 PM about the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Quad Cab SB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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965

Have you pulled the plug out and inspected it ? You didn't mention that you did that as well. If so what was the condition of it ?

3,745

Swap the plug to a different cylinder and see if the problem follows.

all plugs are new

965

You could have a bad wire as well. Try swappin it to another cylinder and see if the miss follows. What motor is it ?

11,975

it doesnt matter which V8 it is 318 and 360 share the same firing order. Keep in mind while you may have new plugs and wires, a plug could be gapped incorrectly its a common issue. Also keep in mind that these trucks have a distributor style ignition. Check the Cap Rotor and every thing like that. Also you didnt specify when its misfiring is it at idle or under load/acceleration. The more descriptive you get the easier itll be for a trained tech (such as my self, or many other people here) to help you.

3,745

or do you have a Hemi with coil on plug? Dan is right, more info, better answers.

3,175

There was no more 318 in 2005... engine could be 3.7, 4.7, 5.9 or 5.7.

engine 4.7,i switch the coils, there is no distributer cap that i can see. the wiers are going from plugs towards the dash

11,975

i work mainly on a tablet phone, and just got on today, i didnt see that the truck was an 05. being that its the 4.7 with coil on plug you could have a bad ignition module, or a bad driver in the ECU

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