really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
33,751 miles

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problem #5

Sep 082010

Ram 3500

  • 65,000 miles
Brake failure, due to brake line to rear wheels rusted out in frame clip behind fuel tank.

- Rushville, OH, USA

problem #4

Mar 092008

Ram 3500

  • 103,753 miles
The contact owns a 1996 Dodge Ram 3500. While driving approximately 40 mph, the contact depressed the brake pedal and the vehicle slowed down after several attempts. The brake warning light illuminated on the instrument panel. The vehicle was driven onto the side of the road and towed to the contact's residence. The failure was related to rust in the brake line system. The failure occurred on two separate occasions. The vehicle has not been repaired; however, the contact will perform the repair himself. The failure mileage was 103,753 and current mileage was 104,000.

- Okeana, OH, USA

problem #3

May 152003

Ram 3500 4WD 6-cyl Diesel

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Brakes pull to right, calibers and pads have been replaced. Rear brakes don't seem to work well antilock allows you to roll to far. Steering column goes bad after warranty is up ( 100,000 miles ). fuel pump shut down solenoid and relay have also gone out on both of my trucks. Automatic transmission failures have occurred on both trucks at the 70000-75000 miles.

- Casa Grande, AZ, USA

problem #2

May 211997

Ram 3500

  • miles
Consumer has a problem with brakes. They work fine when driving in town. When driving at 30 - 35 mph or more, the brakes do not stop accurately. When pressing the pedal for braking driver must release them. Then press again before stopping.

- Sapulpa, OK, USA

problem #1

Aug 311996

Ram 3500 4WD Diesel

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Going to a camp ground on dirt road, hauling a trailer, going down a hill, driver tried to apply brakes (ABS), had no brakes, ran into another vehicle w/trailer, the other vehicle literally stopped the vehicle at bottom of hill. After inspection, it was found that the master cylinder was faulty.

- Lucerne Valley, CA, USA