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2006 Dodge Durango V8 4.7L

Extreme wear of camshaft lobe after 40K miles.
Do this engine uses a dual overhead cam?
Which is the configuration of the valves per camsahft?

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  • A911er May 11, 2010

    2006 Dodge vehicle warranties were only 3 year 36K miles, unless you bought the extended warranty. The 4.7L is not a overhead cam design (Push Rod Design). Cam wear as you describe is not normal. Sorry no solution.

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I wouldn't worry about that stuff. Do it be covered under warranty??? It probably do be if under 50k!!! Check with dealer!!!

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Technical Product Literature Transaction No.: 2015153/1
MIL ON, DTC P0087, P1093 or P2293 Stored in ECM Fault Memory Release date: Jun 29, 2007
Condition
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