2013 Ram 3500 Recalls
The 220 amp alternator may fail suddenly while driving the vehicle. This would cause the vehicle to eventually stall from a lack of available electrical power. This could cause an accident. Additionally, the alternator failure could cause a fire.
The brackets that secure the front track bar to the frame in the front steering and suspension may break, causing difficulty steering and controlling the vehicle.
The software for the radio is vulnerable to third party outside access. An unknown computer user could possibly exploit the vehicle software and remotely modify certain vehicle systems, resulting in the risk of an accident.
The side air bag curtains and seat air bags may deploy suddenly without warning due to an overly sensitive calibration of the side impact sensors. This would increase risk of a crash or occupant injury.
A short circuit in a wiring harness may develop, resulting in the unexpected deployment of the driver's frontal air bag without warning. This would increase risk of a crash, and increase risk of occupant injury.
The electrical wiring connectors to the Diesel fuel heaters may overheat, causing a fire hazard.
The turn signal system may not properly warn the driver of a turn signal malfunction.
Vehicles equipped with the optional premium headlamp system may not provide the proper illumination when the high beams are selected.
Excessive heat could be trapped in the engine compartment resulting in an under hood fire.