2002 Dodge Ram Van 1500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Dodge Ram Van 1500
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2002 Dodge Ram Van 1500 ProblemsHVAC Air Flow Switching to Defrost When Accelerating
The AC/heater (HVAC) system may unexpectedly switch to the defrost mode when accelerating. This system is operated by engine vacuum and should be inspected for any vacuum leaks if this problem develops. There is also a revised vacuum check valve available to address this concern.
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.
2002 Dodge Ram Van 1500 QuestionsWheel bearing symptoms (1 answer)
Symptoms of a bad wheel bearing.
Driver side tire starting to shudder .
I don't know if it's a ball joint something else.
Any 1 here has dealt w/ this b4
I've been reading other post w/ similar problems Nd ever1 points to PCM box.
has any1 bought a refurbished pcm Nd wat luck have they?
How to solve motor revving up and down too much when AC compressor turns on. 3.9 L. RPMs are really running High
2002 Dodge Ram Van 1500 RecallsChrysler Recalls 2001-2002 Dodge Models Because Park Shift Interlock System May Fail
Chrysler is recalling certain 2001-2002 Dodge Dakota, Durango, Ram 1500, Ram 2500, and Ram 3500 models because the park shift interlock system may not function correctly. When this system fails, the shifter can be moved out of the "Park" position with the ignition in the "lock" position. The ignition key can also be removed when the shifter is not in the "Park" position. Either of these conditions could allow the vehicle to roll away unexpectedly, possibly resulting in a crash. Dealers will replace the gearshift blocker and bracket assembly.