I have an 2007 dodge ram hemi and when the engine is cold it makes a ticking noise when started any ideas?

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Asked by Jan 30, 2014 at 06:55 PM about the 2007 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Quad Cab 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Garret, what weight oil are you using? Mine did similar when some one put wrong weight oil in it.

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Change oil & filter add 1 qt of lucas engine oil treatment in place of a qt of oil. It is a lifter pecking.

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you may have what Chrysler calls the "Hemi Tick" google it and you will see what it is and how to quite it and or make it go away completely

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I have a 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 with Hemi and mine does the same thing. I took it to the dealership and they checked everything out and said thatthis motor takes a minute to get everything lubricated when you start it and there is nothing that i could do to stop it...they said the oil has to work its way through the motor.

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