Engines Model Years Engine Power Torque 1500 2002-2008 3. The in-tank module must be replaced. It featured an average of 13. The headliner is sagging, I was planning on fixing until I found this other truck, approx. It rides like a first generation Dodge, pretty rough but it's a truck. At the same time, both and trucks were increasing in sales from a 2001 peak over 850,000 to the 900,000 range.
Has a feel of an older vehicle, sturdy on the road. I got a lot of thumbs up by other Dodge owners rolling down the highway on my drive across country. While I owned Chevy pick-ups for over 25 years, I am now a. It was a Saturday afternoon and we had free time so my partner and I took the truck on some rather rough roads to the top of a mountain we'd never been on before. It's a van that can be used for years. Additionally, the interior had been given few updates since 1981.
My 2006 Dodge Ram 250 has been a great truck to own. It's strong and can endure a lot. But the Ram's sales could not keep up with the eleventh-generation and the new in 2004 and 2005, with 400,543 Rams sold that year. You get plenty of passenger and cargo space, strong towing and payload capacities, but unimpressive fuel mileage. I had to put in 4x4 on a steep loose temporary driveway in the New Mexico mountains. The best rated Dodge Ram 2500 is the first generation version, which managed an average of 17.
It would be advised that an experienced tech do this part! Newer battery and an old school console is what you see mounted by the shifter, I was told the truck had a flatbed on it for years and bed was added approximately 5-6 years ago then the whole t ruck was repainted was red about 3 years ago according to previous owner. I have to admit I had a deep sense admiration for the brand Chrysler even before, but now I'm in awe after actually owning one. The Bosch Common rail injectors are extremely susceptible to small debris, Water and poor filter change schedule's. I don't sell cars for a living, so please ask questions and I'll answer to the best of my ability. . It comfortably hold 6 people, has a great air conditioning system and sound system.
Sterling, who worked with Dodge in development, has their own version called the Sterling Bullet with a unique grille. For 2008, Dodge introduced two more Chassis Cab models, the 4500 and 5500. A leak under the turbo dripped after I drove 750 miles — buddy said a cheap fix if one choose to replace gasket but the turbo performance is unaffected. Engines Years Engine Power Torque 1994-2001 3. I have the title in hand.
If it only runs for a moment and dies I would look elsewhere. These are class 4 and 5 trucks with a Gross Weight of 16,500 lb 7,500 kg and 19,500 lb 8,800 kg , respectively. I'd say this unit steers as good or better than any first generation Dodge I have driven. In the early 80s a special badge was affixed to the box side of the truck, but this was dropped in the mid 80s. From there, you can follow the pressure line which feeds that rail back to the filter housing. I'm only selling because I stumbled on a one owner 43,000 mile, mint 1993 Clubcab W250. It has a black 'cap'.
For someone who is planning to sticking to just one vehicle for a long time, it would be probably one of the best choices. I have owned truck for 14 years. As solid as this truck is, it's not a mint 43,000 mile one owner that I'm buying so I'm letting this one go. However, the schedule for delivery slipped as Dodge backed away from the vehicle. It would be good for a family or someone who needs a vehicle for long-distance work. For serious heavy-duty hauling, the brawny Cummins Turbodiesel is your best bet, delivering monumental torque output below 2000 rpm. Although this added cab space, the jump seats were not very comfortable.
Models were now the 1500 half-ton, 2500 three quarter-ton, and 3500 dual rear wheel one-ton in both 2 and 4 wheel drive in 6 and 8-foot 1. By 2001 however, the Ram was below Ford and Chevy's sales. Also make sure you drain the fuel filter's water separator frequently! It would be good for a family or someone who needs a vehicle for long-distance work. A light-duty diesel version will be released after 2009 and a two-mode hybrid version will be released in the 2010 model year. It has a roomy backseat which is usually occupied by our four golden retrievers. This truck is built on the 2500 platform. The name is drawn from Dodge's line of 4-wheel-drive trucks made from the early 1940s through the 1980s.
A Dodge Ram 2500 gets approximately 16 mpg, according to Fuelly. Capacity of this vehicle is one of my favorite things. Rear also became standard equipment. The first thing that caught my eye when looking for a good vehicle was the color which then led to me examining the quality of the paint job. Chrysler's Ram 250 is one of the most reliable vehicles ever made, in my opinion. One upgrade is Gear Vendor Over Drive unit placed.
The fuel filter as you face the windshield from the front of the truck , is on the right side … of the motor, a round 'can' looking contraption. The other disadvantage is the parts may not be as widely available for it since it's not so popular. It included a snow plow, heavy duty cooling, a larger battery, and provisions on the engine to hook up hydraulics to work the plow as well as a cab controller. It can be a good choice for camping as well and can fit in a lot of stuff inside, so it'd be good for someone who needs a lot of room in their van. Stops turns, signals, lights as it should. All Rumble Bees were either black with yellow trim or yellow with black trim.