1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Dodge Ram 2500
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Problems
Replacing a pressure solenoid valve in the transmission valve body may fix an issue where the transmission "hunts" between first and second gears. Our technicians report that customers sometimes describe this complaint as surging or bucking.
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.
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.
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Questions
after my truck hits 1500rpms it wont go any higher in rpms
Day After replacing the Thermostat the Check Gages light comes on and the truck died. Replaced the Alt & Battery now the Aid Bag light flashes and the gages are going wacko, Please help and let me now of any fixes - Thanks
I recently put new pads and shoes on my ram 2500 and now every time Im slowing down once I hit about 25mph they start grabbing. I put the thicker shoes (primary) on the rear and set the adjustment properly when I was done. I know it takes a minute for the brakes to seat properly but its been 6 da...
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Recalls
Chrysler has recalled certain 1998-2003 Dodge Ram 1500/2500 models equipped with four-wheel ABS because aftermarket batteries may leak electrolyte onto the ABS control module connector, which can compromise the sealing integrity. This may allow development of a short circuit in the connector, which could eventually lead to a fire. Dealers will inspect the ABS control module connector for electrolyte damage and replace it if necessary.
Chrysler has recalled certain 1994-1999 Dodge Ram 1500/2500 models in areas that use road salt because corrosion of the return spring on the hood secondary latch could cause the mechanism to bind in the "release position." This may cause the hood to open unexpectedly. Dealers will replace the secondary hood latch.
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Reviews
I bought my truck used with 85,000 miles on it. !999 dodge diesel 24 valve. I've done nothing but sink money into this truck. So much for saving money by buying used. When it runs good there is nothing like it. It's like a big strong man. It loves to tow, awesome torque. The engine is really the only thing good about this truck, everything else is cheap and doesn't last. I've replaced the fuel ...
I will never get rid of truck.
crank shaft sealoil leak high back presser in engine crank