2011 Ram 1500 Repair and Maintenance
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2011 Ram 1500 QuestionsWhy does my charge light come on and truck won't start (1 answer)
Charge light comes on truck won't start
Every time I turn my truck off hear a fan or small motor sounds coming from somewhere around my fuel tank(which is just in front of my driver side rear tire). It dies turn off till it's completely drained my battery. Need to find out what it is cus it just killed one battery and don't wa...
2011 Ram 1500 RecallsThe Rear Axle Can Lock-Up Unexpectedly
The nut securing the rear axle pinion my loosen because an adhesive patch was not installed during vehicle assembly. If the nut loosens, the axle can lock up with little warning, resulting in a loss of vehicle control and/or a crash. Dealers will install a pinion nut retainer to correct this concern. This is an expansion of a previous recall, NHTSA number 12V474000, Chrysler number M34. The Chrysler recall number for this recall is N08.
Chrysler is recalling certain 2011 Ram 1500 trucks because a rear axle bearing may fail, causing the axle to seize. Failure of the axle may cause the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will perform the necessary repairs free of charge.
Chrysler is recalling certain 2010-2011 Dodge Ram trucks equipped with a diesel engine and hydroboost brake system because the brake pedal may be slow to return after brake application. A slow returning brake pedal will cause the brake lights to be slow to extinguish, which can increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the power steering reservoir cap in order to lessen the vent pressure in the reservoir.