The 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 earns an acceptable score for its performance, and falls at the bottom of the rankings for its class. The recall began on March 27, 2017. Clear Title and Clear CarFax. Therefore, when a filter is not performing, the engine will deteriorate, and performance will falter. It will take around 90 minutes to replace the old filter unit with this kit fully. The expected replacement time is around 1 hour.
Standing strong and Unique with its Sports Pkg making an aggressive powerful look providing comfort and speed. Chrysler and Dodge owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Disconnecting the Old Unit 1. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, and a five-speed overdrive automatic is optional. A six-speed manual transmission is standard for the base engine, and a four- or five-speed overdrive automatic is optional. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, and a five-speed overdrive automatic is optional. The recall for Mitsubishi started on June 24, 2015.
Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V817 in its entirety. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N49. It comes with an oversized air filter that can last up to 100,000 miles before maintenance. For improved fuel economy, the front axle driveshaft is automatically disengaged when in two-wheel drive. A sizable camp find the Ram's fuel economy to be poor. On or about February 27, 2014, Chrysler ceased its recall remedy program due to parts quality concerns, and then re-initiated it on or about April 14, 2014.
Remove the crankcase vent hose from the upper air filter housing; 4. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N62. Chrome plate pipes will always attract attention. It's not a good choice for pulling trailers or hauling heavy loads. In the smaller Rams, such as the test model -- a short-bed, regular-cab Ram Sport -- the Hemi means it accelerates with authority and sounds just great. But compared with other big trucks, Ram Mega Cab steers and corners with confidence and without drama. Under the hood our V8 Hemi 5.
As such, you are looking at an improvement of up to 22% from a clogged stock air filter, when adding an aftermarket cold air filter. However, three other engine choices are optional: a 4. The mid-level V8 is new for 2008 and replaces last year's less powerful version. They use a part-time transfer case that can be shifted from two-wheel-drive with the car in use. The intake tubing is made from mandrel-bent aluminum and finished with a durable chrome-like finish. Regular Cab and Quad Cab models are available with either bed, while Mega Cab models come only with the shorter bed to allow for an extra 21. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture.
During 2004 only gasoline engines were available in the Ram Heavy Duty series. If you drive in especially polluted areas such as construction sites, you should consider changing the filter after 6,000 miles. Chrysler's number for this recall is R25. These basic air flow and filter units are usually made aluminum alloy with plastic and are ergonomically designed to be changed within minutes. An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
The ride improves on the highway. Ultimately, reviewers see the 5. Vehicles that have had their driver side frontal air bag replaced previously need to have their air bag replaced under this recall as well. Undo the hose clamp holding the factory intake tube to the throttle body; 3. Sport The Sport comes standard with the mid-level 4. The cleats are proud of the walls, low and fully exposed. How to Install an aftermarket cold air intake filter to a Ram 1500 5.
Dozens of production and concept vehicles will be vying for the attention of the gathered throngs of journalists that make the trek to the Motor City from all corners of the globe. This filter comes in an oversized cone shape and is made from an oil-free synthetic filter media that only requires cleaning once every 100,000 miles. Remove the factory intake tube from the throttle body; 5. This special off-road trim comes with multiple skid plates, front and rear heavy-duty shock absorbers and a front stabilizer bar. Four bolts per main bearing hold up the crankshaft, the manifold is cast aluminum alloy, and the intake manifold is plastic. . Click here to learn more about this vehicle: Hemi V8 5.
Just so you understand the impact of a cold air intake filter when compared to a stock, it will improve your acceleration by 11%, and a clean filter improves performance by the same degree. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, and a five-speed overdrive automatic is optional. Air filters are a very important component in an engines life performance. Lift the engine cover and remove it from the vehicle; 7. The kit comes with stainless steel clamps and silicone couplers.