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1995 Dodge Ram 3500

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1995 Dodge Ram 3500 Problems

Exhaust & Emissions -- Verified

If a Check Engine Light illuminates indicating leak detection pump (LDP) failure, the cause is often pinched or disconnected vacuum lines to the pump. Vacuum lines should be inspected before replacing the leak detection pump. Contamination (carbon or debris) in the pump can cause failure and any hoses should be cleared before a new pump is installed.

Exhaust & Emissions -- Verified

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On the 3.9L V6 and 5.2L V8, rerouting the ignition coil wire and spark plug wires can help solve a misfire and/or surge problem that occurs at approximately 45 mph. A service bulletin was published that outlines the specifics of the repair. It states the rerouting procedure should be performed before other repairs are done for misfires, s...

Engine -- Verified

On the 3.9L V6, 5.2L V8 and 5.9L V8 the Oil leaks commonly from the valve cover gaskets, intake manifold gaskets (front and rear), timing cover gaskets, distributor O-ring, and the rear main seal area. Using fluorescent engine oil dye can be helpful in determining the source(s) of the oil leak.

Engine -- Verified

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.

Engine -- Verified

One the 3.9L V6 and 5.9L V8 the carbon buildup on the top of the piston is common. As the buildup increases with mileage and over time, symptoms may vary from light ticking, to ticking/hammering, to hammering/knocking noises. Fuel injector cleaner often solves the problem.

1995 Dodge Ram 3500 Recalls (Recent)

Electrical & Lights, June 14, 1999

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MODEL 3500 LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS ONLY. OPERATION OF THE HEADLAMPS OVER AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME CAN RESULT IN HEADLAMP SWITCH FAILURE, CAUSING THE HEADLAMPS OR PARK LAMPS TO GO OUT.

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1995 Dodge Ram 3500 Questions and Answers

grandchilies, 1995 Dodge Ram 3500, Diesel, Haughton, LA

what causes excess pressure build up at gas cap when removing. is this normal for diesels?

grandchilies, 1995 Dodge Ram 3500, Haughton, LA

my truck doesn't start easy after it has set for a while. it acts like it is starved for gas and quits after i get it started. it also dies at stoplights. i have changed the fuel filter and...

Tough, 1995 Dodge Ram 3500, 5.9L 6 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, Tucson, AZ

The oil leak is bad enough that I can't ignore it. How do I fix it? Remove the fan shroud and fan or does the radiator have to come out as well?

leitner2578, 1995 Dodge Ram 3500, 5.9L V8, Green Bay, WI

I need to replace the front passenger side u joint on my dodge ram 3500. Would like to know the exact proceedure in removing it

bigedfla, 1995 Dodge Ram 3500, 5.9L 6 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, Eastpoint, FL

i,m not get fuel to the filter

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1995 Dodge Ram 3500 Reviews

Very tough looking and a reliable truck. Needed tranny rebuild though and suspension is really stiff. The year is good, less electrical and simple to work on for the lay mechanic (myself).

1995 Dodge Ram 3500 Cummings 5.9 Diesel 4x4 dully, i changed the water pump and then drove it about 150 miles and then thermostat went out i had no heat coming in but temp was raising on engine . so i changed thermostat , and the temp still raises , has any one heard of air pockets in cooling system and how would i bleed it , desperate needing help. wveesaphen@aol.com
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