really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
103,000 miles

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problem #1

Nov 182016

Ram 1500 8-cyl

  • 103,000 miles
The contact owned a 2004 Dodge Ram 1500. While driving approximately 60 mph, the vehicle veered into the other lane, spun around, drove into a ditch, and crashed into a tree. The contact was injured and received medical attention. The vehicle was destroyed and towed. A police report was filed. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 103,000. Updated 01/06/17 consumer stated the rear axle broke and the right rear wheel broke off and was laying in the ditch by the truck! updated 7/12/18

- Holly Lake Ranch, TX, USA