Running engine out of oil

Asked by Jul 21, 2017 at 08:11 AM about the 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Plus SB

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This will usually heat up the crankshaft main bearings causing immediate wear which can cause a knocking noise in the engine. Running out of oil is very bad and can ruin the engine.

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