2006 Dodge Ram 3500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Dodge Ram 3500

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2006 Dodge Ram 3500
$
493
to $
841
2006 Dodge Ram 3500
$
770
to $
1,179
2006 Dodge Ram 3500
$
484
to $
1,583
2006 Dodge Ram 3500
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190
to $
298
2006 Dodge Ram 3500
$
136
to $
249

2006 Dodge Ram 3500 Problems

Replace Pressure Solenoid in Transmission Valve Body to Fix Transmission Bucking

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.

Software Updates Address Erroneous Illumination of Warning Lights

Software updates are available to solve various Check Engine Light and warning light related issues.

Check Engine Light Due to Failed Thermostat

The thermostat may fail to close completely, causing the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This problem will prevent the engine from reaching normal operating temperature; a new thermostat should be installed.

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2006 Dodge Ram 3500 Questions

Secondary fuel pump Wiring (1 answer)

Fuel pump wiring plug split into y at one end where does the two wire off y go to

Secondary fuel pump wiring plug (1 answer)

Splits into a y morning where did those_two Wires off the y plit into

Wifi throttle doesn't spring back up (1 answer)

Could it be the throttle position control sensor.And where is that located

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2006 Dodge Ram 3500 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

Upon deployment the driver's front airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the driver's front airbag inflator to correct this concern. Note: this recall supersedes, in part, recall #14V-354. 

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2006 Dodge Ram 3500 Reviews

[Late Dec09] Bought 2008 Dodge 3500 Diesel used with 48K mileage. Currently have >
I've got a 2006 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Deisel Turbo. Replaced the oil pan gasket, rear main seal, and rear engine cover gasket. Then after installing parts engine will not start. Removed starter, manual trans, clutch, flywheel, and lifted engine a few inches to clear oil pan. Thats all. No diconnect of any sensor or wires. Not sure of problem. Running prior to replacement of parts. Need help of cr...
Great vechicle for pulling just about anything. I've had a small leak from a boot coming from the transmission, an air condition flap on duct come loose so my air did not blow as hard as it should.

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