2002 Dodge Ram 1500
NHTSA Defect Investigations
The Office of Defects Investigations (ODI) is an office within the NHTSA which investigates serious safety problems in the design, construction or performance of vehicles. The NHTSA is authorized to order manufacturers to recall and repair vehicles, if the ODI finds a safety issue. NHTSA investigations for the 2002 Dodge Ram 1500, both ongoing and closed, are listed below:
INVESTIGATION: REAR AXLE FAILURE
NHTSA Preliminary Evaluation #PE02096
Component(s): Power Train:Axle Assembly
Power Train:Driveline:Differential Unit
Summary: See attached report.