Dodge Challenger Forum banner

engine failure

  1. 2009 SRT8 Engine Research help

    Challenger Issues & Problems
    Hi: Despite changing my engine’s oil routinely when the check engine light came on in my 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8, I recently had to replace my right cylinder head rod bearings because they were scored from excessive metal in the crankshaft. This happened at 46,461 miles and my warranty only...
  2. Engine's knocking and won't start...

    Challenger Issues & Problems
    So I was driving into town yesterday and was slowing down from maybe 45 mph in third gear (down shifted from 4th). All the sudden my SRT8 started shaking bad and had a rough, half engine sound to it. I was able to pull it off into a auto parts store lot which was conveniently right there. I...
  3. Automatic 2010 Challenger R/T

    New Member Introductions
    Dodge experts, I've looked online and was surprised to find how much trouble the timing chains seem to be causing on the 5.7 Hemi Challengers! I was the first owner of a 2010 5.7L Hemi Challenger and performed full synthetic oil and filter changes at every 5K. Now that I've reached approx...
Top