The truck has pulled right upon delivery, dealership replaced calipers stating that the O. Failed to get data, please try again. It is known that the nut sometimes jams the rest of the transmission, resulting in no transmission at all when moving at a high rate of speed. This was 10 more horsepower and 5 more foot-pounds of torque than the standard version. The console has also been redesigned. Dodge equipped this latter engine with a turbocharger and used four valves per cylinder, for a total of 24. I was told it was caused by backing off the throtle in fifth gear.
Failed to get data, please try again. The old part is not available, but my work orders from the Dodge service departments are. . Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Pros: In 20 years, I really haven't had to do much and it's been pretty darn reliable overall, even as much as it sits the last few years. Transmission shifting issues due to bad sensors.
This is typically measured in liters 3. The things I need to replace are, the torque converter, a scared reverse clutch drum, pump gears, a few bearings. Data Unavailable Third Shoulder Room in. Buyers of the 2500 or 3500 could choose from two engine upgrades: the 8. After 20 years of work it does a surface rust on three spots near the bed, but nothing unfixable. My truck has had a few problems but nothing major.
When equipped with the V-10 Magnum, a four-wheel drive 3500 could pull between 10,500 and 11,000 lbs. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire. I am not sure of the exact dates of both occurrences, it is all filed away, but if you want, I can dig them up for you. It came in four bold colors, each with contrasting dual racing stripes. Ive ordered quite a few parts from amazon over the years and so far no complaints. Pickup trucks are typically known for off-road ruggedness rather than on-road performance. On three different occasions the retaining nut for fifth-gear has failed.
Dodge offered the standard 1998 Ram 1500 with a 5. I have discussed this with numerous owners of this same model and have found it to be a common problem encountered at various mileages. Only thing is that it's rotting out this past year but still running strong! The instrument panel of all Dodge Rams has been changed for 1998 to a much more modern layout. A Dodge 1500 with the 5. Units Affected 1921 Dakota To The LimitThe '94 Dodge Ram pickup was a success beyond even what Dodge could have expected. This includes a new steering wheel design, a new set of reduced-force air bags, with a lockout for the passenger bag, a gaping storage hole, an extra power point, and new cupholders that will handle anything. It nearly cost my family dearly.
Keeping with its sporty nature, the truck was available exclusively with rear-wheel drive. I do not know of too many people that have the same vehicle, so it seems strange that the one person I do business with on the other side of the country has the same problem and that he knows of someone else in another part of the country with the same problem. The rear seat in the Quad Cab is the same seat used in the conventional extended cab version of the truck. Play in the steering due to the steering box. Most people opt for the V8 engines and both have been upgraded for 1998. All models of the 1998 Ram featured standard rear-wheel drive; drivers could upgrade to four-wheel drive.
Change Vehicle Change Vehicle Change Vehicle Failed to get data, please try again. The Ram stops quickly with superb straightline stability. Dodge offered buyers three models of Ram trucks in 1998: the half-ton 1500, the three-quarter ton 2500 and the one-ton 3500. The problem was recognized by Chrysler in 1994 and service bullitens where issued to dealers. There were no significant changes between the two model years.
In order to get rid of a potentially messy array of dangling seat belts in the wide-open Quad Cab doorway, the designers have integrated the front seat belts into the seats themselves on all Rams. Failed to get data, please try again. It has flaws but overall a great truck. The bench portion of the seat flips up out of the way effortlessly from either side for hauling tools or cargo. Resulting in no 5th gear. 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. Rear suspension is a conventional live axle with leaf springs designed to carry heavy loads.
Side door guard beams in the doors were also added. 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 V10 gasoline engine is rated at 300 tire-smoking horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. Rams come with either two- or four-wheel drive. In 1998, Dodge continued to produce the second generation of its Ram line of trucks, which featured the styling changes and Magnum engines first introduced in 1994.