freeze plug replacement

Asked by Apr 07, 2017 at 01:49 PM about the 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I am replacing​ all these things the water
pump radiator and finally figured out it was
two freeze plugs and am having trouble
getting them on

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May have to remove a motor mount, starter, inner fender, anything in the way. Prop up the motor with a jack stand or jack or block it up. They make a rubber plug with plates, bolts in so if you do not have room to hammer new one in. May not last as long a metal plug. Alternative is taking out he motor.

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