Electronic Sway Bar Disconnect
Make room, death wobble. You're not the only terrible Ram suspension problem out there. Consider the electronic sway bar disconnect system that's great until you drive through a puddle and fry the system's electronics. …Continue reading article "Electronic Sway Bar Disconnect"
Ram Death Wobble
Death wobble is a violent shaking of the front end of the vehicle while driving. It usually happens after hitting a bump while traveling at highway speeds, and doesn’t stop until the truck slows down.Continue reading article "Ram Death Wobble"
Where Steering Complaints Happen
Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.
- power steering failure in the 2014 1500
- death wobble in the 2013 2500
- steering is all over the place in the 2012 2500
- power steering failure in the 2015 1500
- steering wheel intermittently sticks in 11 o'clock position in the 2019 1500
- power steering stopped working in the 2013 1500
- power steering failure in the 2019 1500
Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) is recalling certain 2013-2017 Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks because their steering linkages may separate over time.
This drag link separation will likely cause a complete loss of steering control which is … not ideal. FCA hasn’t said when the recall will begin but they better hurry up as the problem is already responsible for 8 accidents.
I hate to be a drag, but that number is only going to rise if this takes much longer.keep reading article "Ram 2500 and 3500 Recalled for Steering Separation Problems"
The 2019 Ram 1500 is being recalled for intermittent power steering loss caused by an open electrical circuit.
keep reading article "An Open Circuit is Causing Intermittent Power Steering Loss in the Ram 1500"
A loose connection can lead to an open electrical circuit that can cause power steering to come and go on an inconsistent frequency. A driver won't lose the ability to steer the Ram 1500 but Chrysler says oversteer and understeer conditions may cause problems.…
Steering linkage problems in the 2015-2016 Ram 2500 are under federal investigation
after multiple drivers reported a sudden and complete inability to steer their trucks. It’s believed the issue has to do with a defect in the drag link which connects the right front steering knuckle and the pitman arm on the steering box output shaft.…keep reading article "Over 200,000 Ram 2500 Trucks Under Investigation for Steering Linkage Defects"
Death wobble worries have Ram owners up in arms, and now a class-action lawsuit has been filed
claiming Dodge knows about the problem, but doesn't know how to fix it.…keep reading article "Lawsuit Says Dodge Has Known About Death Wobble Problems for Years"
Remember last year when Chrysler recalled 1.2 million trucks for tie rod problems?
Well, turns out replacement parts have been hard to come by and owners, tired of waiting, have filed a class-action lawsuit.…keep reading article "Does Chrysler Have Enough Parts to Fix Tie Rod Issues?"
Chrysler will recall 1.2 million trucks for tie rod problems in three seperate actions.
The defective tie rods can cause a a complete loss of steering and could possibly be linked to the infamous death wobble.…keep reading article "Tie Rod Recall Hopes to Fix Problem Before They Send Trucks Out of Control"