2008 Dodge Ram 2500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Dodge Ram 2500

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2008 Dodge Ram 2500 Problems

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.

stalls when you put it into gear

we replaced both fuel pumps and it starts with a shot of etherbut when its in park it runs fine when you put it into gear it stalls we have an automatic and cumminsthe mechanic has had it for5 months and he cant find out what is wrong after he replaced the high pump and tank pump

Vibration in steering wheel due to worn steering damper/tie rod ends

A vibration or shimmy felt in the steering wheel when driving over rough roads may be caused by a worn steering damper and tie rod ends. Also be sure the tires are correctly inflated, alignment is within specification and suspension components are tightened properly.

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2008 Dodge Ram 2500 Questions

why is my 6.7 regen continously (1 answer)

i have replaced exhaust and unpluged the sensors. i have the juice with attitude by edge programmer installed on it, please advise.

Will not start! (1 answer)

2008 Dodge ram 2500 heavy duty 5.7 liters will not start checked fuses and the etc light and check engine light is illuminated giving the code p0882

Changing Thermostat in Dodge 08 - 6.7 Cummins Diesel ( how to ?) (1 answer)

What should the procedure be to change the thermostat in my 2008 6.7 Cummins Diesel to avoid any problems? Thank You

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2008 Dodge Ram 2500 Recalls

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Driver's Front Air Bag Defect

In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.

Front Airbag Inflator Module

This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Honda dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.

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2008 Dodge Ram 2500 Reviews

6.7 GET RIG OF THAT PARTICAL FILTER, REALLY CAUSES ALOT OF PROBLEMS
I recently purchased a 2008 Dodge Ram 2500HD HEMI ST 4x4 with 42k miles, this was a big step since the truck i traded in for it was a 2005 Ford F150 V6 2wd long bed. Very big, Very powerful. the suspension is really really stiff and does not give you the most comfterbal ride but thats expected from a 3/4 ton truck. the Hemi motor responds well and gives me plenty of power. I average 12 mpg an...
2008 hemi auto poss rear, hauls 30ft fith wheel with ease. fun to drive. It is a hd work truck but people everywhere praise it's looks. I have had trucks that were loaded with options and never received second look. ps have 1990 with cummings a with 125K and a 93 with a 360 v/8 all 4X4 auto's.

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