Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. We recommend wearing safety glasses whenever you are working under your Ram 1500. Pop open the hood, twist off the oil filler cap on the right driver side of the engine by turning it counter clockwise and pull up the oil level dipstick on the left passenger side of the engine. Summary: Chrysler is recalling 36,793 my 2009 dodge ram light duty pickup trucks equipped with manual temperature control mtc only. Owners may contact chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. Be careful when you remove the oil drain bolt since the old oil may be hot enough to burn your skin depending on how long you warmed it up in the first step. It was consistently smooth when turning corners because it responded only to variations in traction.
The hvac mode door actuator gears on vehicles may break and result in the inability to fully control the hvac functions. If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal. The windshield wiper module motor assembly may be susceptible to water intrusion that could result in partial or complete loss of windshield wiping capability. A number of vehicles shipped with an engine wire harness routed on the wrong side of the pcv tube. Warming up the engine will help suspend any contaminants within the old oil and make it drain out more quickly. Remedy: Dealers will replace the clutch master cylinder hydraulic system free of charge.
This involves replacing the short runner valve srv , srv connector, wiring pigtail, and adding a new stud for a tie strap. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. Distance: 12,000 miles 19,200 km Action: Inspect Item: Exhaust system Interval in Month s : 12 Labor Units: 0. The safety recall began on august 17, 2009. If your Ram 1500 is too low to the ground to access your drain plug and oil filter, be sure to use jack stands and safe jacking procedures before getting under your Ram 1500. Remedy: Dealers will reprogram the hvac module free of charge.
The Ram Hybrid was on the way, with gas mileage rivalling mid-size sedans. Notes: This campaign is an expansion of a recall campaign 12v-474. The auto range provided optimum versatility by engaging two- or four-wheel drive depending on road conditions. Conequence: When the wiper system fails, the operator will have reduced visibility which could result in a crash. While traveling on a straight stretch of highway, customer may feel the need to provide steering input to correct a vehicle wander condition. Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will install a pinion nut retainer, free of charge. Distance: 24,000 miles 38,400 km Action: Inspect Item: Exhaust system Interval in Month s : 24 Labor Units: 0.
Service Bulletin Summary: Dodge: revised diagnostic and repair procedures for dtc p2262-turbocharger boost pressure not detected-mechanical. Distance: 120,000 miles 192,000 km Action: Replace Item: Automatic transmission filter s Interval in Month s : 120 Labor Units: 0. Lubricating the o-ring will help the filter form a better seal and make it easier to remove at the next oil change. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 tty 1-800-424-9153. You may also want to lay down some newspapers first to help catch any drips. Distance: 120,000 miles 192,000 km Action: Replace Item: Drive belt s Interval in Month s : 120 Labor Units: 1.
Conequence: This could result in brake failure without warning which could cause a crash. Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2008-2011 dodge ram 4500 and 5500 vehicles. Conequence: Increased stopping distance and engine stalling may occur increasing the risk of a crash. Notes: Chrysler safety recall no. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 tty 1-800-424-9153. The clutch pedal connecting rod to the clutch master cylinder may separate from the master cylinder. The recall began on june 17, 2013.
Over tightening the oil filter may damage the rubber o-ring and cause on oil leak. Now they tell me my 90 days are up. The recall is expected to begin during april 2009. Chrysler will notify owners of the new recall options in a letter expected to be mailed on august 31, 2015. Vehicles may require the addition of two sided tape to the inboard edge of the tailgate spoiler to prevent the spoiler from tearing off the tailgate when cargo is unloaded.
Four-wheel disc brakes were standard on all 2009 Dodge Ram pickup trucks. Service Bulletin Summary: Chrysler: some vehicles experience screen lock up on radio display or the screen goes blank, intermittently, text message is grayed out soft keys, back up display turns off. Conequence: When the wiper system fails, the operator will have reduced visibility which could result in a crash. I am disabled and cannot afford the needed repair. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 tty 1-800-424-9153. The front bumper must be replaced on all involved vehicle nhtsa item number - 10034710. Loosen the oil drain bolt at the rear of the black metal oil pan by turning it counter clockwise with the 13mm socket and ratcheting wrench.