The Dodge Ram Pickup is a line of pickup trucks produced by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The trucks are available with a wide variety of options, ranging from a 3.0 liter V6 engine to a 6.7 liter I8 engine.
Common engine codes for a Dodge Ram are HO2S (heated oxygen sensor), MAF (mass airflow), MAP (manifold absolute pressure), IAT (intake air temperature), ECT (engine coolant temperature) and TP (throttle position). Detailed owner's manuals can be downloaded from Dodge Ram's official website for free
Common problems with a Dodge Ram include a cracking dashboard, engine failure, erratic starts, alternator failure and premature rotor wear. Other problems include overheating, increased oil consumption, water leakage and a front-end vibration.
The Dodge Ram 1500 uses synthetic 5W30 oil to keep the engine running smoothly. The oil change interval time for this truck is every 10,000 miles.
The length of Dodge's 2015 Ram Trucks range in length from 209 inches to more than 248 inches, depending on the model. The 2015 Ram 1500 is 209 inches long, while the 2015 Ram 2500 is 231 inches, and the 2015 Ram 3500 is just over 248 inches.
The 2015 Dodge Ram 3500 is a full-size work truck powered by either gasoline-fueled V8 engines or a six-cylinder diesel engine. A properly equipped Ram 3500 fitted with a diesel engine and a heavy-duty automatic transmission is capable of towing up to 30,000 pounds.
Installing new seats in a Dodge Ram is a two-person job but can be done with a socket wrench and socket set. It is important to make sure the new seats match the year and model of the vehicle to ensure a proper fit.
The primary reason that the check engine light illuminates in a Dodge Ram truck is a loose gas cap. If this kind of a warning is ignored, it can lead to serious damage that will be expensive to repair.
Colors available for the Dodge Ram 1500 are black clear coat, bright silver metallic, bright white clear coat, black forest green pearl and blue streak pearl. Other colors are deep cherry red crystal pearl, flame red clear coat, maximum steel metallic clear coat, granite crystal metallic and prairie
Used Dodge Ram seats can be purchased from a range of online marketplaces such as eBay as of March 2015. An alternative is to purchase a cheap Dodge Ram from a site such as AutoTrader.com and use the seats as replacements.