Ram 3500 Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 13, 2016

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 26, 2016

A part of the front steering and suspension system may fracture and separate from the vehicle frame, resulting in reduced steering response. This could result in loss of vehicle control and cause an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 1, 2016

The shaft coming from the transfer case may fracture due to a manufacturing issue. This would cause loss of power, and increase risk of a crash, as well as possibly cause the vehicle to roll away when thought to be secure in a parked p

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 23, 2015

For vehicles equipped with the 6.7 liter Cummins Diesel engine, a short circuit that develops within the engine control module (ECM) may cause the engine to stall unexpectedly. This increases the risk of loss of vehicle control and an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 26, 2015

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 23, 2015

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 22, 2015

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 22, 2015

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 8, 2014

The electrical wiring connectors to the Diesel fuel heaters may overheat, causing a fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 6, 2013

An unexpected loss of steering control can occur due to a broken tie rod assembly.