Ram 1500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Ram 1500
- Transmission downshifts early after oil heats up
- where is the air bag control module located?
- The check engine light is on they have changed numerous parts and still no good
- I get a bump in the rear end of my truck when I come to a stop like getting hit
- My 02 Ram 1500,4x4, 4.7 sometimes smokes on start up. also shift issues.
Ram 1500 Questions
It's been at the delear for over a week and they just keep changing parts is there any electrical issues with the 13 model year or recalls
Nothing was sitting on either set of keys and truck was locked.
Ram 1500 Recalls
The software for the vehicle radio can be exploited by unauthorized parties who can make changes vehicle system software remotely, possibly endangering vehicle operation. Chrysler will mail owners of affected vehicles a USB drive that includes a software update that eliminates the vulnerability free of charge to resolve the concern. Alternatively, owners may download the software from Chrysler directly to their own USB device to update the vehicle software.
The side air bag curtains and seat air bags may deploy unintentionally due to the side impact sensors being calibrated improperly. Dealers will update the occupant restraint control module calibration free of charge to resolve the problem.
A wire in the steering wheel harness can rub through against the air bag module retainer spring, causing a short that may deploy the driver's front air bag without warning, unintentionally. Dealers will inspect, repair and secure the steering wheel wire harness and install protective caps on the air bag retainer spring ends free of charge to resolve the concern.