2006 DODGE Ram

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4 Recalls for 2006 DODGE Ram

Recall Date Component Summary
March 13, 2009 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

CHRYSLER IS RECALLING 1,364 WINDSHIELD WIPER MODULES, P/N 55077098AJ, SOLD DURING THE 2008 AND 2009 CALENDAR YEAR FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT ON MY 2002-2009 DODGE RAM PICKUP TRUCKS. THESE WIPER MODULE ASSEMBLIES MAY BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO WATER INTRUSION THAT COULD RESULT IN PARTIAL OR COMPLETE LOSS OF WINDSHIELD WIPER CAPABILITY.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WIPER MODULE ASSEMBLIES WITH VENTED WIPER MOTOR HOUSINGS FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 28, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

January 13, 2009 STEERING:LINKAGES

CHRYSLER IS RECALLING 18,000 AFTERMARKET STEERING LINKAGES USED FOR SERVICE ON SOME MY 2003 THROUGH 2008 DODGE RAM HEAVY DUTY PICKUP TRUCKS. THE SUBJECT LINKAGES MAY EXPERIENCE DRAG LINK INNER TIE ROD TO PITMAN ARM BALL STUD FRACTURE, ALSO, THE STEERING LINKAGE DAMPER ATTACHING BRACKET MAY YEILD AND SHIFT ON THE LINKAGE. THE PART NUMBERS OF THE AFFECTED ASSEMBLIES IS 52122362AA THROUGH 52122362AD.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE STEERING LINKAGE DRAG LINK INNER TIE ROD END ASSEMBLY, AND INSPECT THE STEERING LINKAGE DAMPER BRACKET FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 6, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

August 28, 2007 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

CERTAIN CEQUENT 90 DEGREE 7-WAY RIGHT ANGLE ADAPTORS SOLD BY DISTRIBUTORS IN TOW PACKAGES FOR AFTERMARKET SALES TO TOW 5TH WHEEL RV TRAVEL TRAILERS. DUE TO INCORRECT WIRING OF THE HARNESS, THE TRAILER LIGHTS MAY NOT OPERATE PROPERLY.

Remedy:

ALL OF THE DEFECTIVE TOW PACKAGES ARE STILL AT THE DISTRIBUTOR LEVEL AND HAVE NOT BEEN SOLD TO ANY CONSUMERS.

March 13, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

CERTAIN ANZO COMBINATION HEADLAMP ASSEMBLIES SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS WHICH FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.”

Remedy:

ANZO WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE HEADLAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN MAY 9, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ANZO USA AT 909-468-3688.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2006 DODGE Ram

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22 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2006 DODGE Ram

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Date Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10458261
VISIBILITY | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10452020
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10445081
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10430487
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10427768
STEERING
ODI Number: 10417428
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10412426
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10399130
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL | FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
ODI Number: 10385063
STEERING
ODI Number: 10369484
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10274660
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10269425
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10266254
SUSPENSION | SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10259909
CHILD SEAT
ODI Number: 10251110
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10192032
SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 10190172
SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 10187053
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10179052
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10178099
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10166149
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10155988
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0 Investigations for 2006 DODGE Ram

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

25 Service Alerts for 2006 DODGE Ram

Date Description
November 2, 2006 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

5.9L DTC P0191 – FUEL PRESSURE SENSOR RATIONALITY. ERASE AND REPROGRAM THE POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) WITH NEW SOFTWARE. *KB

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December 9, 2006 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

FLASH 42RLE – IMPROVED HILL CLIMB CAPABILITY IN REVERSE OR DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P1713/P1776. *KB

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October 20, 2006 023000 SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

AXLE FLUID LEVEL. *KB

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October 7, 2006 190000 TIRES

FRONT END SHIMMY ON 4X4 VEHICLES WHEN TRAVELING OVER ROUGH SURFACES IN THE ROAD. *KB

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October 21, 2006 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

CRACKED WINDSHIELD DUE TO BEING HIT BY A FOREIGN OBJECT LIKE A STONE. *KB

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January 20, 2007 020000 SUSPENSION

WHEN BRAKING THE VEHICLE MAY DRIFT TO ONE SIDE OR EXHIBIT A BODY SHUDDER. *KB

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March 11, 2006 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

TRANSMISSION JUMPS OUT OF REVERSE. *TT

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February 16, 2006 100000 POWER TRAIN

REAR PROPELLER SHAFT YOKES WHICH MAY HAVE BEEN MACHINED INCORRECTLY. *TT

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February 15, 2006 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DTC CORRECTION, A/C SLUGGING, TURBOCHARGER PROTECTION. *TT

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February 14, 2006 100000 POWER TRAIN

FLASH: 42RLE – IMPROVED HILL CLIMB CAPABILITY IN REVERSE OR DTC’S P1713 / P1776. *TT

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March 20, 2007 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

IMPROVED HILL CLIMB CAPABILITY IN REVERSE OR DTC’S P1713 / P1776. *KB

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May 13, 2006 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

FLASH: MIL ILLUMINATION AT START-UP DUE TO DTC P2112 OR P1521. *TT

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October 13, 2006 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TIPM FLASH – DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES B178C, B166E, B2215 FOR TRAILER TOW LAMPS INOPERATIVE INDICATING SHORT CIRCUITS IN THE WIRING ON THE TRAILER OR P1277 FOR NO CRANK – STARTER SOLENOID CURRENT EXCESSIVE. *TT

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August 31, 2006 190000 TIRES

POWER WAGON – LEADS OR DRIFTS ONLY TO THE RIGHT ON LOW CROWN ROADS. *TT

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April 13, 2007 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

TRAILER TOWING MIRROR – NEW MIRROR GLASS LOCKING TAB – NEW REMOVAL PROCEDURE. *KB

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April 26, 2007 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE OFF-IDLE SPEED LIMIT FEATURE TO PROTECT TURBOCHARGER WHEN VEHICLE IS NOT MOVING. *KB

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September 26, 2006 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

REAR OF SUNROOF GLASS IS NOT FLUSH TO ROOF/SUNROOF WILL NOT CLOSE. *KB

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August 25, 2006 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE INITIALIZATION. *KB

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January 28, 2006 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

HEADLAMP TO FASCIA SEAL. *TT

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July 12, 2006 350000 EQUIPMENT

[email protected]/STARMOBILE ABORT RECOVERY PROCEDURES. *TT

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February 2, 2010 061200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

DODGE: ELECTRONIC FUEL CONTROL ACTUATOR (FCA) AVAILABLE FOR SERVICE/NEW DIAGNOSTICS AVAILABLE FOR DTC P0251. ENGINE SURGES AT IDLE OR MIL ILLUMINATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION MAY IDENTIFY DTC P0251-CP3 PUMP REGULATOR CONTROL-DIESEL. IF P0

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February 2, 2010 092100 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

DODGE: ELECTRONIC FUEL CONTROL ACTUATOR (FCA) AVAILABLE FOR SERVICE/NEW DIAGNOSTICS AVAILABLE FOR DTC P0251. ENGINE SURGES AT IDLE OR MIL ILLUMINATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION MAY IDENTIFY DTC P0251-CP3 PUMP REGULATOR CONTROL-DIESEL. IF P0

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February 1, 2006 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

2006 RAM TRUCK CROSSMEMBER MODIFICATION. *AK

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February 1, 2006 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

2006 RAM TRUCK CROSS MEMBER MODIFICATION. *AK

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January 8, 2008 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION (PCV) SYSTEM FREEZES IN EXTREME COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES — INVOLVES INSTALLING REVISED PCV SYSTEM COMPONENTS. *NJ

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