The contact stated that the headlamp switch was set to auto-on at the time of the failure. Thinking that it was just a battery problem, I put a jump box on it and it started. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who stated that cylinder number five was dead. I¿M believing more and more that I have gotten a lemon and unfortunately I can not take advantage of any lemon law due to my geographic location in the usa. This article applies to the Dodge Ram 2002-2008. I believe that Chrysler should be liable for this known issue.
The failure mileage was 131,049. I don't know if there is a recall for this issue, but I will certainly will like to get some information about this issue. There has been surface rust on all of the rust-prone parts on the vehicle's underside. To resolve the issue, dealers will reprogram the module for free. By - July 15, 2015 Contributors: nathants This article applies to the Dodge Ram 2009-present. In certain vehicles, the windshield wiper module motor assembly is susceptible to water intrusion. A fuel leak in the presence in an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.
Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. The result could be sudden brake failure, which may lead to a crash. I replaced the total integrated control module, went through 3 brand new mopar batteries, had it put on the diagnostics tool at the dealer and after 3-4 weeks of guess and check they could find no problems with it. Chrysler has since changed the part number of the lifter because they know there was a defect or design flaw. To solve the problem the Dodge Company and in early 2003 the Fiat-Chrysler Company has given the appropriate torque specs how to tighten the transfer case to the transmission fasteners. The recall began on June 17, 2013.
It's fully paid for and in great shape and love the truck. The trouble was eliminated by updating the software and reprogramming the Totally Integrated Power Module. Faulty Windshield Wiper Motor This recall affects the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500. The recall is expected to begin during November 2012. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403.
No trouble codes when scanned. This has been a huge safety issue when there's cold weather or rain and all of a sudden my defroster or wipers arent working or my turn signal is cutting out. This article applies to the Dodge Ram 1994-2008. I did notice the column shifter was extremely loose and was not as tight as normal. The approximate failure mileage was 92,178. Was without truck for six months. A fractured engine timing chain guide could cause the engine timing chain to break.
Be patient and attentive, now will turn your car back on the road. I will be driving and things will slowing start to not work. On newer diesel Ram trucks, the issues are often due to sensors that become dirty or clogged, or trouble with the catalytic converter. I had to mark 2009 because my year want in the options. There are hundreds of cases on online owner forums that present similarly.
It doesn't happen all the time, but enough to worry about not being able to steer away from traffic. The algorithm of searching and detecting a problem is simple and consists of several steps:. Sometimes it takes one night, sometimes 3-4 and the temp outside does not play any role in it. Recall Date 2012-10-02 Description Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2009-2010, Ram 1500 and Dodge Dakota trucks, manufactured from July 1, 2009, through November 30, 2009, because the rear axle pinion nut may loosen due to a lack of adhesive. I do not have heat in my vehicle and because of the cold weather my windows fog up making it dangerous to drive. Now the parts mentioned in the recall is failing. Multiple car repair shops have tried numerous things to fix it.
My work requires me to sometimes drive on the highway 100 miles round trip. While driving 50-55 mph, the vehicle misfired and the check engine indicator illuminated. Such thing could reduce the braking effectiveness and increase the chance to commit a road accident. Vehicle was towed to nearby ahop. Get more information from Fiat-Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who diagnosed that the wireless ignition switch needed repalcement.