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2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2003 Dodge Ram 1500

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 is between $411 and $502 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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2003 Dodge Ram 1500
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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On some models a void in the rear window seal may cause a water leak. Water may be present on or under the carpet. The seal will need to be replaced if that is the source.
If the engine does not crank (or cranks but won't start), the wireless control module (WCM) may have locked up. This is due to static discharge through the ignition key. A revised model should be i...
On the 3.7L V6 and 4.7L V8 the camshaft position sensor may fail and cause the engine to crank but not start or it can cause intermittent stalling. A failed camshaft sensor will require replacement.
Truck sputters after 3k rpm, PCode 016 is on, as is the camshaft code. The crankshaft code was on...
I have 2003 dodge with 5.7. It had set for a few days and went to start it, battery was week, and...
I just put a new mother in it a new full pump new batt a new temp sin crank sin full sin new plug...
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, 2500, and 3500 trucks ...
Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, 2500, and 3500...
Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is conducting a limited regional recall for vehicles originally sol...
Overall (9 Reviews)
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September 25, 2014
2003 Dodge Ram 1500
Bought my 03 Ram 1500 SLT quadcab used in 2006. It had 60,500 miles exactly. Ive owned the truck for 8 years and it never left me sit anywhere. I keep the oil changes every 5000 miles. All I've don...
July 25, 2013
2003 Dodge Ram 1500
this is the 8th consecutive new Dodge truck I have purchased and worn out. I currently have 185K on her and she is using 1/2 qt of oil every 1200 miles. There are only 2 problems I have ever had ...
October 17, 2012
2003 Dodge Ram 1500
purchased my 03 ram 1500 quadcab used with 77K,had 1 year,replaced battery,and the tranny cooling lines,i live in the north east where salt is used on the roads during the winter,this truck runs ...