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1996 Dodge Ram 2500 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Dodge Ram 2500

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Dodge Ram 2500 is between $473 and $578 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1996 Dodge Ram 2500
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$525
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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 timi...
The AC/heater (HVAC) system may unexpectedly switch to the defrost mode when accelerating. This system is operated by engine vacuum and should be inspected for any vacuum leaks if this problem d...
On 3.9L V6 and 5.9L V8 engines, the intake manifold gasket may leak and cause increased oil consumption and a spark knock during acceleration; the gasket should be replaced.
i just replaced the tps iat map and engine coolant sensors on it and did a complete tune up inclu...
My truck blows really hard when cranked up to the max for the heat, but is very luke warm can thi...
ON CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE FOLLOWING "SALT BELT" ...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PICKUP TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH DIESEL ENGINES. THE THROTTLE CABLE COULD UNRAVEL...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIGHT DUTY PICKUP TRUCKS. THE AFFECTED VEHICLES WERE BUILT WITH AN IGNITION ...
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Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
July 20, 2012
1996 Dodge Ram 2500
I love my 1996 Dodge 2500 HD 4x4. I have lived in a rural area for over 18 years and bought this truck new. I have worked the heck out of it and it keeps going. I bought it new and have never had a...
January 14, 2011
1996 Dodge Ram 2500
I ordered my 96 desiel new, the only disappointment I have is the automatic tranmission. Truck has 180,000 miles on it and the motor has never been messed with other than proper maintenance, the in...