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2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2009 Dodge Ram 1500

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2009 Dodge Ram 1500
$
109
to $
388
2009 Dodge Ram 1500
$
1,009
to $
1,817
2009 Dodge Ram 1500
$
208
to $
2,037
2009 Dodge Ram 1500
$
658
to $
1,064
2009 Dodge Ram 1500
$
248
to $
483

2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Problems

Ticking Type Noise From Exhaust Manifold Area

On the 3.7L V6 and 4.7L V8 the Exhaust manifold bolts commonly break, exhaust manifold gaskets should be replaced and replace bolts as needed.

Water Leak Due to Faulty Rear Window Seal

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.

Coolant Loss and Engine Overheating

Engine overheating can result from coolant leaks which are commonly found at the thermostat housing gasket, water pump, heater return tube O-ring at the water pump, intake manifold gasket, and timing cover gasket. Our technicians recommend a complete inspection of the cooling system after any repairs are made to be sure there are no other leaks.

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2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Questions

Why is the engine missing on cylinder 5 and why can't I figure out the cause?? (1 answer)

2009 Dodge 1500 HEMI 5.7 liter , has mds system, when getting on the gas code pops up that cylinder 5 has misfired, trying to isolate the cause but having trouble, ruled out coil packs, plugs, wires, gas,fire, have checked compression, really down to the cam, broken spring, or MDS SYSTEM malfunc...

Changed headlight bulb! Still don't have headlight on driver side. Any suggestio (1 answer)

Dodge is saying it's a power thing! No help. Sometimes it works intermittently.

My truck is leaking antifreeze from motor or line? (1 answer)

I dont know wat i should i do

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2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Recalls

The Rear Axle Can Lock-Up Unexpectedly

The nut securing the rear axle pinion my loosen because an adhesive patch was not installed during vehicle assembly. If the nut loosens, the axle can lock up with little warning, resulting in a loss of vehicle control and/or a crash. Dealers will install a pinion nut retainer to correct this concern. This is an expansion of a previous recall, NHTSA number 12V474000, Chrysler number M34. The Chrysler recall number for this recall is N08.

The Rear Axle May Lock Unexpectedly

The rear axle pinion nut may loosen due to a lack of adhesive. If the rear axle pinion nut loosens, the axle can lock up and cause a loss of vehicle control and/or a vehicle crash with little warning. Dealers will install a pinion nut retainer to correct this concern. The Chrysler recall number is M34.

Possible Brake Failure

Some vehicles may have been assembled with a deformed brake booster input rod retainer or no retainer at all. As a result, the brakes may fail without warning, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will install a new brake booster input rod retainer to correct this problem. This recall is expected to begin during February 2010. The Chrysler recall number is J37.

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2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Reviews

Rated
based on 6 customer reviews
bought this truck in 09 because of the life time power train warranty. I still love this truck. I have over 77,000 mile and it still rides and drives like it was new. I took a load of furniture to Texas and got 20 mpg going down and 23 returning driving 70 to 80 mile per hour, so was happy with the mileage. I gave it a 4 on power train because the rear pinion started to howl a little but was fi...
I LOVE THE TRUCK,BUT ITS BEEN BACK TWO TIMES FOR FRONT SUSPENSION,AND MY KEY GETS STUCK.
GREAT TRUCK. ALWAYS DROVE CHEVY'S UNTIL I TRIED THE 2009 1500. I'M HOOKED.

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