Specifications Type and description Eight cylinders, 90-degree V-type, liquid cooled Displacement 354 cu. A new full-time four-wheel-drive all-wheel-drive system is available for 2004 that improves traction in slippery conditions. The crew cab's rear seat is tight and upright. Then within the next two years the body control module went out, which effected the low beam lights and radio function. For vehicles that were sold, or are currently registered, in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and the U.
And the power plant is 56 pounds lighter than its predecessor. Is the title designated 'Salvage' or 'Reconstructed'? It's smoother and more comfortable than the previous-generation models. Note: This recall has been superseded by recall 16V-352. Remedy Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. On intermittant swipe will get 3 swipes, next moment 2 swipe, then none. Choosing this heavy duty work truck over the regular 1500 lets you opt for the 325-hp Cummins 5. Chrysler and Dodge owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403.
The Hemi engine was made famous in the 1960s but was dropped due to fuel and emission restrictions in the 1970s. Tighten the bolts 1 through 20 in the sequence shown. The Laramie trim package has been upgraded for 2004, and new options have been added, including a Bluetooth-enabled cellular telephone. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Like other heavy duty versions, the 2500 has a stiff ride that bounces passengers around. Note that the cylinder heads feature 12-mm bolts and 8-mm bolts. Now at only 134,000 miles the front universal joint needs fixed replaced and the hub assembly is seized on.
Finally, tighten the 12-mm bolts an additional 90 degrees, then tighten the 8-mm bolts to 25 foot-pounds. The Cummins diesel engine is extremely powerful yet provides excellent fuel economy considering the weight of the truck. Did you buy the vehicle new? A new Hemi V8 engine brings more power and efficiency to the Dodge Ram line of pickups. The recall began for Chrylser on June 8, 2015. Second, tighten the 12-mm bolts to 40 foot-pounds, then tighten the 8-mm bolts to 15 foot-pounds again if they have loosened. The mileage is less for trucks fitted with a six-speed automatic transmission system, which get 14 and 20 miles per gallon in the city and on the highway, respectively.
The engine , however, was reduced from the 7. This recall superseded the passenger air bag portion of recall 14V-354. . More important than claims, it is an exceptionally good engine, smooth and very responsive. Removing the front wheel bearing assemblies to do the front axle u joints was bitch. Mitsubishi owners will be notified by their company.
For all other vehicles, Chrysler notified owners and the recall began on February 3, 2015. Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V817 in its entirety. From past reviews electrical problems have had a high frequency of repairs. Earlier this week, Nextel Cup Rookie of the Year contender Brendan Gaughn averaged 154. Does Chrysler learn or do they care? The crew cab's rear seat is tight and upright. See your dealer for details.
Like other heavy duty versions, the 2500 has a stiff ride that bounces passengers around. Tighten the bolts in the sequence shown. Interested parties should confirm all data before relying on it to make a purchase decision. These inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. The competition is better than ever, but so is the Ram, which stands tall among its competitors. Remedy Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. Specifically, vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Puerto Rico, U.
Vehicles that have had their driver side frontal air bag replaced previously need to have their air bag replaced under this recall as well. The specifications of a 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 with a 5. The truck comes standard with the Torqueflite 8 eight-speed transmission system, with transmission instruments mounted on the inside panel. Std Std Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, 9000 lbs. A Dodge Ram 1500 4x2 model with an eight-speed automatic transmission system gets approximately 15 miles per gallon in the city and 22 or on the highway.
Primary Use: Utility towing boats, transporting cargo, etc. It would not be an overstatement to call 2004 the best model year for full-size pickups in the history of the automobile. Robert Lee, from Chrysler's Rear-Wheel Drive Engine department, stated the heads have true Hemi chambers with a few cubic centimeters of additional material on each side to channel the flow and get the proper burn characteristics. They do what ever they want i. Both bolt types must be tightened in three intervals. Completely redesigned and re-engineered for the 2002 model year, this latest-generation Dodge Ram boasts high levels of refinement and comfort.
The vehicle is available in both 4x2 and 4x4 models and can be fitted with a six-speed automatic transmission system instead of the Torqueflite 8. The left tie rod assembly may break. Has the vehicle ever been in any accidents? Dodge recommends using 89-octane fuel in the Hemi, but 87 octane is acceptable. Primary Use: Commuting to work The Almost Perfect Truck — this truck is great because its the heavy duty version with the Cummings turbo diesel. Chrysler's number for this recall is P40 Expanded.