fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
12,000 miles

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problem #3

Jun 162004

Ram 2500 4WD 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 36,000 miles
I bought my Dodge Ram 2500 4X4 year of mfr.2002 with 32000 miles.I have owned this truck for just about a year I now have 47000 miles.what I have noticed is the lower inside edge of my doors are showing sighns of rust, to the point that rust pits are showing through the outside finish.my manaul says body is warranted for five years or 100,000 miles.I need advice on how to handle this when I call the local delarships they ask if I am the original owner and if I bought from them.I have gotten two estimates #1 for $750 #2 for $1492

- Mays Landing, NJ, USA

problem #2

Apr 212003

Ram 2500

  • miles
While driving in inclement weather the driver side door would not close all the way which caused water to come inside of the vehicle.

- Catoosa, OK, USA

problem #1

Apr 262002

Ram 2500 4WD Diesel

  • Manual transmission
  • miles
Transfer case is leaking, vehicle has been taken into dealership five times already for transfer case leak, but solutions do not work. *akconsumer received no help from the dealership. Consumer is requesting replacement of vehicle. Also there was a noise coming from the front of vehicle, the passenger quad door will not open with the inner handle, the lock rods were out of adjustment.

- Coospay, OR, USA