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post #1 of 5 Old 11-10-2015, 02:36 PM Thread Starter
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Idle Vibration

On Saturday after a quick wash, I head down to Naples for the night. I'd say about 1 mile into the drive I notice a vibration at idle. Literally from one stop light to the next it started. Nothing noticeable while driving, only when stopped at a light or in park/neutral. Stopped at Autozone to see if there were any codes, no lights lit on the dash, and no codes were stored. The oil change indicator was already on, so I thought maybe it had something to do with this. Changed the oil yesterday before work...real fun, and no change. Vibration still there.

Anything I can check without running to the dealer? Could this be a vacuum line disconnected? Bad gas? But that would be noticeable under acceleration, right? PCV is new as are the plugs. BTW, 2011 HEMI

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post #2 of 5 Old 11-16-2015, 07:28 AM Thread Starter
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No one has had a rough idle or vibration at a stop or in park?

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KD

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post #3 of 5 Old 11-16-2015, 08:13 AM
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I felt it like twice. Randomly at idle. Its not a harsh vibration but i can feel the shaking.
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post #4 of 5 Old 11-16-2015, 12:52 PM
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Have you replaced the too short oil dipstick yet?

How many qts of oil did you use?

7 or 8 qts?

7 is correct but with the factory installed too short dipstick, you probably used 8 qts and that might cause noise in the valve train… maybe.

The longer, cocorrect dipstick is available from your dealership.

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post #5 of 5 Old 11-16-2015, 01:16 PM Thread Starter
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Yes, dipstick was replaced. 7 quarts and checked periodically since then.

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