Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee - WK

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 10-13-2010, 07:34 PM
Bigdiesel74's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 277
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 2167
Bigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond reputeBigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond repute
4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

for those of you who have or have had the exhaust manifold leak did it just tick when it was cold or does it tick all the time? my engine is ticking all the time no matter if its hot or cold. I'm taking it in tomorrow to the dealer and just wanted to make sure I'm having them look at the right thing
__________________

__________________
-Greg

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

2008 Silver SRT8...toyo 275/315, shorty antenna, debadged, 18% tint to match rears, rear fog harness, 5k volt HID lows/fogs, stillen covers, diablo predator, arrington intake, BT catch can
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-13-2010, 08:20 PM
Bigdiesel74's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 277
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 2167
Bigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond reputeBigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

anyone....???
__________________

__________________
-Greg

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

2008 Silver SRT8...toyo 275/315, shorty antenna, debadged, 18% tint to match rears, rear fog harness, 5k volt HID lows/fogs, stillen covers, diablo predator, arrington intake, BT catch can
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-13-2010, 08:23 PM
JRsmoothee's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2009 4.7L WK
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: MT
Posts: 385
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 1983
JRsmoothee is on a distinguished road
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

mine ticks all the time, always has ever since i got it with 200 miles on it.....i thought it was just normal and the way the engine sounds, maybe i will have to look into it
__________________
2009 WK Limited tinted tails, MOPAR bodykit, lockpic, color matched grill, headlight stillens, debadged, color matched shorty antenna, V-leds interior, wet okole seat covers, black burlwood interior bezels, WK Eibach springs,WK Bilstein shock/struts, 22's on toyo proxes stII 265/40/22, 3000k 55w HID fogs, SRT rear sway bar, kicker audio upgrade, SRT roof rails
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-13-2010, 08:26 PM
Bigdiesel74's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 277
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 2167
Bigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond reputeBigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

yea mine just keeps getting louder. i cant take it anymore so im taking it in
__________________
-Greg

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

2008 Silver SRT8...toyo 275/315, shorty antenna, debadged, 18% tint to match rears, rear fog harness, 5k volt HID lows/fogs, stillen covers, diablo predator, arrington intake, BT catch can
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 10-13-2010, 08:33 PM
JRsmoothee's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2009 4.7L WK
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: MT
Posts: 385
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 1983
JRsmoothee is on a distinguished road
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

i have nothing to compare mine too.... has always sounded like that, maybe i will take a video clip with the "ticking" and you guys can tell me if its normal or not
__________________
2009 WK Limited tinted tails, MOPAR bodykit, lockpic, color matched grill, headlight stillens, debadged, color matched shorty antenna, V-leds interior, wet okole seat covers, black burlwood interior bezels, WK Eibach springs,WK Bilstein shock/struts, 22's on toyo proxes stII 265/40/22, 3000k 55w HID fogs, SRT rear sway bar, kicker audio upgrade, SRT roof rails
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 10-13-2010, 08:35 PM
Chaoul1's Avatar
The Original

My Jeep: 2010 6.1L WK
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Fairfax, Virginia
Posts: 6,913
Thanks: 2
Thanked 24 Times in 24 Posts
Rep Power: 63327
Chaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

I don't own a Jeep with a 4.7L but it should sound like a Tick if it's a exhaust manifold leak. Replace the Exhaust Manifold Gasket and your GOLD.

BUT Find out what it is first!
__________________
-Paul-
2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

PaulsProfessional Automotive Detailing

PPAD's Custom Headlights

Contact for both DetailingPPADscustomwork@yahoo.com
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 10-13-2010, 08:48 PM
Bigdiesel74's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 277
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 2167
Bigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond reputeBigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

would the exhaust leak make noise all the time no matter if engine is cold or hot?
__________________
-Greg

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

2008 Silver SRT8...toyo 275/315, shorty antenna, debadged, 18% tint to match rears, rear fog harness, 5k volt HID lows/fogs, stillen covers, diablo predator, arrington intake, BT catch can
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 10-13-2010, 09:00 PM
Chaoul1's Avatar
The Original

My Jeep: 2010 6.1L WK
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Fairfax, Virginia
Posts: 6,913
Thanks: 2
Thanked 24 Times in 24 Posts
Rep Power: 63327
Chaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond reputeChaoul1 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

I'm pretty sure it would. I never had one, but from what other poeple have explained, it would be making noise everytime.
__________________
-Paul-
2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8

PaulsProfessional Automotive Detailing

PPAD's Custom Headlights

Contact for both DetailingPPADscustomwork@yahoo.com
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 10-13-2010, 09:06 PM
Bigdiesel74's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 277
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 2167
Bigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond reputeBigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

alright thats what i thought. just wanted another opinion. thanks
__________________
-Greg

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

2008 Silver SRT8...toyo 275/315, shorty antenna, debadged, 18% tint to match rears, rear fog harness, 5k volt HID lows/fogs, stillen covers, diablo predator, arrington intake, BT catch can
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 10-14-2010, 03:28 PM
Metal Gear
My Jeep: 2005 4.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 1,849
Thanks: 8
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 20920
AcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

Mine ticks all the time.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 10-14-2010, 04:31 PM
Bigdiesel74's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2008 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 277
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 2167
Bigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond reputeBigdiesel74 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

do you know whats wrong with it? cuz i just picked mine up from the dealer and they say that its normal to tick but the thing is it keeps getting worse.
__________________
-Greg

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

2008 Silver SRT8...toyo 275/315, shorty antenna, debadged, 18% tint to match rears, rear fog harness, 5k volt HID lows/fogs, stillen covers, diablo predator, arrington intake, BT catch can
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 10-15-2010, 04:01 PM
Metal Gear
My Jeep: 2005 4.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 1,849
Thanks: 8
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 20920
AcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond reputeAcidCold has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 4.7L exhaust manifold leak question

Not normal, its the driver rear exhaust manifold that broke off, if its under warranty, they have to cover it.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
4.7L V8 Manifold Leak - First Generation socalwk Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 4 10-11-2010 01:03 AM
Exhaust manifold leak...broken bolts? mjl2610 Grand Cherokee - WK 4 09-27-2010 08:48 PM
exhaust manifold leak??? ernieburn9 Grand Cherokee - WK 10 06-05-2010 12:29 PM
Exhaust leak and I don't know where?? SoCalMoparWK Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 4 12-02-2009 03:29 PM
exhaust leak? chefalan23 Grand Cherokee - WK 3 09-07-2009 02:50 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:37 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community