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"
Air Suspension Fails When It's Cold
The optional air suspension in 4th and 5th generation Ram 1500 won't work in colder climates where the air temperature regularly dips below freezing. As you might image, depending on four deflated bags to provide an adequate ride doesn't wo…Continue reading article "Air Suspension Fails When It's Cold"
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 Suspension 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.
- death wobble in the 2013 3500
- air suspension does not work properly in the 2014 1500
- death wobble in the 2012 3500
- air suspension does not work properly in the 2016 1500
- shakes while driving in the 2012 3500
- death wobble in the 2012 2500
- shakes violently while driving in the 2014 3500
The air suspension in the 4th and 5th generation Ram 1500 doesn't work in cold weather
and that's a pretty big problem if you live in Canada where *checks notes* ... it gets cold.
So it's no surprise that a class-action has been filed on behalf of Canadian Ram 1500 owners who didn't get the vehicles they paid for if the suspension is unavailable for half the year.…keep reading article "Cold Weather Residents Aren't Happy Their Air Suspensions Don't Work in Cold Weather"
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"