The reason I put power steering down under the comments section is because of my belief that the problem resides in the steering gear-box, which has not been checked. They do not require normal scheduled maintenance. The have preformed the modification and it hasn't fixed the problem. The drver-side window molding leaks and on certain days causes fogging of the window resulting in a loss of vision and an unsafe driving condition. The truck is named for the Ram hood ornament that first appeared on Dodge vehicles in 1933. It is located on the top of the fuel pump module.
They say all the trucks have this problem and it is a non harmful problem that a modification has been made for. I am bringing the truck in again for them to do the mod again. With your online Dodge Ram 1500 repair manual from RepairSurge, you can view the information on your computer or mobile device. No more eye-popping bills at the repair shop! Unlike a book, your online manual takes up no shelf space, and it gets updated whenever new information is released by the manufacturer. You can save a lot of money by working on your own vehicle. Factory towing packages usually include heavy duty brakes, alternator, heavy duty suspension, bigger tires, sway bars, etc.
I was told it was caused by backing off the throtle in fifth gear. Your manual pays for itself over and over again. Find your 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 repair manual right now at Chilton. It will help you fix the brakes, engine, suspension, steering, drivetrain, electrical problems, heat, air conditioning, etc. Or you might need to get your engine running, or just do the required standard maintenance.
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Air conditioner doesn't work, emits a smell, blocked vents, weak air flow, heater doesn't produce heat, etc. Units Affected 1921 Dakota To The LimitThe '94 Dodge Ram pickup was a success beyond even what Dodge could have expected. If what myself and the mechanic friends I have are right, the transmition will eventually break. If you need a repair manual for your Dodge, you've come to the right place. The truck has pulled right upon delivery, dealership replaced calipers stating that the O.
This is a clear case of design defect in the transmission. I have mechanic friends that agree with me when I say it sounds like the transmition isn't getting fluid when it is first put in reverse. My problem is that I am about out of warrenty, and they are telling me this is a harmful problem. Beyond revitalizing Dodge's moribund full-size pickup truck franchise, the Ram's big-rig-inspired looks for the first time have made Dodge trucks a formidable presence in an aftermarket that once was dominated completely by General Motors products. Select your year to find out more.
See your dealer for details. I know of many people with this truck who are having the same problem. Our 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 repair manuals include all the information you need to repair or service your 1998 Ram 1500, including diagnostic trouble codes, descriptions, probable causes, step-by-step routines, specifications, and a troubleshooting guide. Fifth gear loss is caused by nut holding fifth gear backing off as I was told by dealer. I have had the truck in 4 times now to remedy the problem.
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