Dodge Ram 1500 Questions - What type of I HAVE OWNED BOTH A NEW 1996 2500 DODGE, AND A 1997 3500 DODGE, BOTH WHERE SOLD WITH LESS THAN 25,000 MILES, DUE TO MANY LITTLE PROBLEMS, LIKE LEAKING AXLE SEALS, TRANSFER CASE PROBLEMS, TRANSMISSION SLIPPAGE, AND GENERAL POOR FIT OF BODY AND INTERIOR PARTS. THE NEW 1999 F-550 CREW CAB IS THE ONLY WAY TO TRAVEL THE COUNTRY, PULLING A LARGE FIFTH WHEEL TRAILER AS I DO. THE MILEAGE IS NOT AS GOOD AS THE DODGE, BUT IT RUNS CIRCLES AROUND IT, PULLING OR NOT. S., AND THE DIFFERENCE IN THE MOUNTAINS IS NHT AND DAY. I have 92000 and at around 72K the same thing happened to my tranny. Home / Questions / Dodge / Ram 1500 / What type of engine coolant is required? The owner's manual specifies HOAT coolant, but I have not.
Dodge Ram 1500 Engine Failure 33 I AM A ASE MASTER CERTIFIED MECHANIC, AND KNOW THE FORD WILL LAST PAST 400, OOO MILES, AS I HAVE CUSTOMERS WHO HAVE DONE IT WITH ROUTINE MAINTANCE. Cummins engine, 4WHD and Club Cab, needed a new transmission after 9,000 miles, and again at 18,000 miles, and now at 28,000 miles the exact symptoms are appearing for one more replacement., and of course it had their 12000 miles/12 month warranty in which it made it through that period, despite the fact that we sensed problems that were brought to the attention of the dealership, which were denied to exist during the warranty period. So what kind of cats did you have to buy for your truck, Dodge wants 0 a piece .. Follow-up on 6-18-01 Seems to me if dodge would fix these damned problems my pocket book would remain healthier. Luckily I had a 75K warrantee and only had to put out 0.00. My problems started when I bought the truck with 32K. The 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 has 33 complaints for engine failure. Average repair cost is ,680.00 at 87,163 miles.
Dodge Ram Poor Heat - The shifting under load was always rough and when I took it to the dealer, they said it was normal for this to happen. The Rams are known for blend door problems / the heat core cant be plugged if he gets heat on recirculate Vehicle Application 1997 Dakota 3.9 19 5.2
Repair manual for 1995 dodge ram 1500:
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