The vehicle was repaired however, the contact continued to experience the failure. This recently happened six times and does not stop until the truck is almost to a stop. Just recently have had the truck over 65 mph. I haven't wrecked or anything I just have to slow down to about 40 mph to get it to stop. Death wobble on an 2008 Dodge Ram 2500 4X4 crew cab long bed. My heart took about an hour to settle down I was so terrified.
I've already replaced the linkage and steering box on the 08 due to loss of steering involving an accident. The third time I drove and the service man rode with me. Remedy Chrysler will notify the affected Chrysler and Dodge owners and Mitsubishi will notify the affected Raider owners. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N49. Dodge acknowledges these problems but tells me I still have to pay for itbecause they're using better parts that are more costly.
The approximate failure mileage was 166,577. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the oxygen sensors needed to be replaced. Std Std Quick Order Pkg 26A - 26A See Std Equipment Listing. Available on nearly all 2500s and 3500s, this refined, rugged and super-clean diesel develops 350 horsepower with a heady 650 pound-feet of torque at 1500 rpm when backed with its available six-speed automatic or 610 pound-feet at 1400 rpm with the standard six-speed manual transmission. The left tie rod assembly may break.
Opt Opt Quick Order Pkg 25A - 25A See Std Equipment Listing. Since then it has become difficult to drive. The mechanic also noticed the passenger side tie-rod was faulty and the ball joints were defective. Chrysler will notify owners of the new recall options in a letter expected to be mailed on August 31, 2015. 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 rear doors on Quad and Mega Cab models swing open nearly 90 degrees to facilitate loading and unloading.
But even with Chrysler's efficiency-enhancing Multi-Displacement System, that can deactivate four cylinders under light-load cruising conditions, real-world mpg will still peak in the mid-teens with either the six-speed manual transmission or the available five-speed automatic. I now believe this to be a lie after reading so many other similar complaints. Chrysler and Dodge owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. At a normal idle in park, the vehicle after about a minute has surges a quick high rev then once the rev stops the truck engine light flickers and sounds like it wants to stall. In late October 2011 the check engine light came on but when we started it up the next morning the light was no longer illuminated. The vehicle was driven to an independent mechanic where the head gasket was replaced. The contact stated that while driving at various speeds, the engine stalled.
The vehicle was not repaired. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The contact owns a 2008 Dodge Ram 2500. However, the Ram does have some advantages of its own — notably the availability of the people-pampering Mega Cab and multiple best-in-class maximum tow ratings — that could figure into any purchase decision. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue.
There is no visible damage to any parts in the front end and alignment seems fine. This is plain to see when the hood is up and yet my truck is not part of any recall for this either. The failure mileage was 79,882. The Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks offer two different engines for two different kinds of customers. Mitsubishi owners may call 1-888-648-7820. The left tie rod assembly may break.
The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The 05 had about 50,000 when the problems stared occurring and the 08 started at approx. The ball joints and steering box were rebuilt with new numbered parts and has not corrected the front suspension problem. I bought it brand new. We're left with a truck that's a hazard to drive and pray that it doesn't cut out in front of oncoming traffic while trying to get out onto a road or even worse.
The truck began to shake violently and I thought the whole front end had fallen apart. Chrysler will notify owners of the new recall options in a letter expected to be mailed on August 31, 2015. The manufacturer was contacted at 800-992-1997. The recall began on March 27, 2017. This has happened numerous times.