I test drove the ram and fell in love with it in an instant. Truck has 142000 miles on it but this stalling issue has happened before around 30K. The contact attempted to have the vehicle repaired or repurchased under the fca consent order; however, the manufacturer refused to repurchase an un-remedied vehicle. I think the new Ford is much better than the Silverado. I would recommend this truck to family and friends, Dodge has hit this one out of the park! Plus the truck just looks mean and nasty.
The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. Cabin quietness approached luxury levels. I'm positive when I call the dealership they are gonna tell me this is not a result of the recall and I will have to pay for the repairs. I purchased this truck new in Idaho in 2009, and it did not come from the factory with the rust protection. So I am at the mercy of available cell phone signal or just pray. Driving It When it comes to ride comfort, the 2009 Dodge Ram has an advantage over its competitors thanks to a new coil-spring rear suspension. I had trouble again starting the truck.
Discovered by the service shop. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. If the catalytic converter is the issue and it's not addressed soon enough, it may lead to additional problems with the particulate filter. Drivers will experience reduced visibility, which could lead to a crash. With a 2009 redesign, Dodge is hoping its Ram pickup can cut into the sales of the Ford F-150 and Chevrolet Silverado. Dodge redesigned the Ram for 2009, but little has changed for the 2010 model year. The cost to fix the issue is moderately expensive and if not addressed could easily cause more serious issues.
They will get back up and be even stronger America loves an underdog. Have in writing that nut was tight and all was fine. The pinion nut came loose and then the pinion fell back into the differential, locking it up. Also helping to change the look are tightened panel gaps, which help reduce aerodynamic drag. It is starting to worry me that the truck may stall out on the freeway. Chrysler will contact you again by mail, witha follow up recall notice when remedy parts are available.
Common problems of the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 785 problems have been reported for the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500. Chrsyler is having problems but this is not one off them I dont think you could buy a better truck. The technician was not able to duplicate the failure. We would like someone to give us a yes or no answer on the buy back of this vehicle and we are getting different stories from fca. The vehicle was towed to a dealer. So Under warrantee, they repaired it. This article applies to the Dodge Ram 1994-2008.
Either situation could cause a crash without warning. They have replaced the computer 3 times. But there is no fix!! The vehicle was towed to the dealer where the technician stated that the drive shaft had become detached from the vehicle and would need to be reattached. We expect the Ram to retain below-average residual values. Rear suspension was jumpy and couldnt handle the corners. A switch to coil springs at the rear dramatically improved the ride.
I will never again own a Dodge product. The failure mileage was 30,100. I had the wrecker driver tow it to andy mohr Chevrolet in plainfield the same day and I traded it in. Note, too, that one must select options carefully: Choosing 20-inch wheels chops 1,000 pounds from the rated towing capacity. Since the accident Dodge has re-issued the recall to include my truck. To resolve the issue, dealers will reprogram the module for free.
The vehicle was able to restart and resumed normal operation. The failure mileage was 84,000. The help truck said he had never seen anything like it. This article applies to the Dodge Ram 1994-2008. We were lifted up in air at back of truck and I lost all propulsion, mind you my 5 and 6 year old are screaming as the other half of the drive shaft pounds on the pavement and bottom of truck. The vehicle was not repaired. The contact replaced the engine manifold bolts.
Tie Rod Ends This recall primarily affects year 2008-2011 Dodge Ram 4500 and 5500 vehicles. Based on this service center's past history, we don't know whether the truck will be fixed when we get it back or not. Among the new storage features are bins under the floor in the back seat and RamBox storage in the bed sides. Read this to learn all about it. The interior design and finish is heads and shoulders above my 2008 Ram. The Tahoe was a disappointment, the old 4sp tranny and its weak 5. The instrument cluster remained lit and I was able to engage the emergency flasher.
Is this going to be a recall? I was taken to a local er, evaluated and released with cracked cartilage in my lower right ribcage area. The windshield wiper motor may become faulty. This version of the Ram was a huge improvement over previous Rams. On the road the Ram is quiet for a truck and there is plenty of front-seat room, but a telescoping steering wheel would enhance driver comfort. We took the truck to a Dodge service center and they had the truck for approximately 15 days. With the number of complaints regarding this exact same issue that I have heard, I cannot believe this has not reached recall status. The contact stated that the pinion nut became loose, which caused the driveshaft to separate from the vehicle.