The truck only had 23K and seemed to run okay besides getting crap gas mileage. However, the fuel tank capacities of 34 and 35 gallons depending on bed length should provide a subtle guideline to fuel economy: not much. The left tie rod assembly may break. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. This truck has everything I want. It would randomly lose power when beginning to accelerate and make a sound almost like a backfire.
The recall for Mitsubishi started on June 24, 2015. The extra center bins are great for storing things like maps. The Ram Heavy Duty models are equally at home serving solo contractors, landscape crews or families with heavy toys, and everyone in between. Handling is excellent and visibility is great also. The regular cabs come with a long bed only, while the Quad Cab has either a short or long cargo bed. We're left with a truck that's a hazard to drive and pray that it doesn't cut out in front of oncoming traffic while trying to get out onto a road or even worse.
The dominant themes are fun and versatility, often taken together. The standard engine is the 5. Remedy Chrysler notified owners on January 16, 2014 that dealers would inspect vehicles and replace the steering linkage assembly, if necessary. The truck has been in the shop for this 3 times. The interior is nicely appointed. You have the regular cab, Quad Cab also known as a crew cab , and Mega Cab which is essentially a jumbo crew cab. I keep on reading reviews people wishing it had a cummins.
Although the leather seats are stiff and give a rougher ride, they do wear well and are easy to clean. Power is of the utmost importance for the buyers considering the 2008 Dodge Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 heavy-duty models. The Mega Cab is aptly named. Mitsubishi owners may call 1-888-648-7820. This cleaning of the D. Check engine light would come on, truck would lose power, heavy black smoke from exhaust.
Dodge, however, keeps traditionalists happy with the 4x4 Ram Heavies, which still use a recirculating-ball steering system and retain the solid front axle serious off-roaders consider an indispensable element of any real truck the Ram 1500 4x4 switched to an independent front suspension last year. Much easier to clean than cloth. All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N62. This is a serious safety issue! So you want to order access steps.
On or about February 27, 2014, Chrysler ceased its recall remedy program due to parts quality concerns, and then re-initiated it on or about April 14, 2014. The diesel's power and fuel economy make it an excellent choice for owners who tow heavy trailers long distances. It has twice the power of my old '99 Chevy Silverado ext. In fact, the two-wheel-drive heavy-duty Rams are the first trucks of their capacity to get rack-and-pinion steering similar to the rack-and-pinion used by lesser-capacity Rams. I would think about exactly what your purpose is and select the diesel only if you will have this truck out on the freeway fairly often. No other production truck compares.
Has a little bit of a rougher ride because of the straight axle under the front but nothing i wasn't used to already. The dealer 65 miles away has worked on it numerous times, but it still clogs up. Std Std Quick Order Pkg 26A - 26A See Std Equipment Listing. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Not fooling with the basic Ram package is smart thinking on Dodge's part. Within 5 weeks, vehicle started operating poorly.
Last redesigned for 2003, the Dodge Ram 2500 and Dodge Ram 3500 models aren't nearly as new as the latest from Ford and General Motors. The last thing I need is a 1300 lb engine weighing me down in the bush. When the truck was restarted the light went off and it ran normally again. Despite a reputation for being the most truck-like, the heavy-duty Rams are civilized and make trucking enjoyable. The result is acres of cab space, with six seats and plenty of head, shoulder, leg and hip room.
With it, you get a diesel particulate filter for the exhaust. If I want to save on fuel I'll by a smart car. That steering pays off in excellent road feel and responsiveness at least for a truck this large. . There are grab handles on each door pillar. If I want a truck with a cushy ride, I'll by an Impala and take the trunk lid off.
Chrysler's number for this recall is R25. Dodge doesn't even provide this information on its Web site. The miles per gallon is so-so. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. So I had the seat re-upholstered in leather. The Ram cabs are among the most accommodating in the business, with a clean design and enough compartments to store a whole gross of cubbies. Covered bins are provided back there for storing gear and smaller items, and hooks are provided for hanging things.