The Laramie package makes extensive use of woodgrain trim inside, with less plastic, for a more distinctive appearance. First Dodge in the family, I was a bit skeptical, but it's very roomy, very comfortable, and a heavy hauler! The Mega Cab adds some 22 inches of cab length to the already-wide interior, taking second-row spaciousness beyond any previous production pickup. It is bad enough that Chrysler Canada extended the bumper to bumper from 60,000Km to the 100,000km of the power train but of course they won't replace the truck. Mega Cab is built on the Heavy Duty chassis and comes fitted with the Hemi engine. Chrysler's number for this recall is S43. The rear seats also have their own reading lights and a center armrest with cup holders, plus separate rear air conditioning and heat outlets. The vaunted Cummins Turbo Diesel was enlarged to 6.
We found a minimum of bump steer and relatively precise tracking, not easy to engineer on a tall 4×4. As you might know each series of car model has different dimensions - width, length, height, wheel base, and suspension which you can choose by picking out one of the available specs of the model you like. The Ram Quad Cab may be big, but the Mega Cab is bigger. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N62. This Ram is highly specialized for off-road duty with its raised suspension, front and rear differential locks, electronically disengaging front stabilizer bar, 33-inch tires, 12,000-pound winch and full skid plates. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403.
Behind the passengers is a power sliding rear window for flow-through ventilation. Options on the Laramie package include an entertainment system, sun roof, bucket seats, Bluetooth, and the navigation radio. The cabin is loaded with nicely sized trays, slots and pockets. It's the first heavy-duty truck to do so, and in the process nearly matches the power output of the V-8 diesel engines offered by Ford and General Motors. The Mega Cab 1500 is the light-duty configuration, but still has the heavy parts underneath and can haul payloads of up to 2,430 pounds and trailers of up to 8,750 pounds when equipped with 4. These experiences enable this team to offer you a definitive opinion on this heavy-duty full-size pickup.
Folding down the back seats reveals a huge cargo area more than 70 cubic feet with a flat load floor. The Cummins is an inline six-cylinder built like a tractor-trailer engine, with exceptional longevity and low-end grunt, and it's frequently used in trucks and motorhomes that carry 2-10 times what a Ram pickup will. The exhaust brake provides engine braking down long highway grades, thereby leaving the brakes cool, fade-free, and ready for stopping. The navigation screen, measuring 5. The Hemi is an overhead-valve, pushrod V8, with a cast-iron block and hemispherical combustion chambers. The recall began on March 27, 2017.
It has the power and weight to tow heavy loads for long distances. Opt Opt Quick Order Pkg 25A - 25A See Std Equipment Listing. But even with Chrysler's efficiency-enhancing Multi-Displacement System, that can deactivate four cylinders under light-load cruising conditions, real-world mpg will still peak in the mid-teens with either the six-speed manual transmission or the available five-speed automatic. And there is comfort for passengers in the process. Chrysler's number for this recall is R25. The 2008 Dodge Ram 2500 is a fairly civilized workhorse, comfortable and composed.
Available Mega Cab Quite literally the biggest cabin in the pickup segment, the Mega Cab's additional 20 inches of length yields outstanding accommodations for front-seat and, particularly, rear-seat passengers. The steering has been improved on all Rams. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Each side air bag has its own impact sensor in order to trigger the air bag on the side where impact occurs. Mitsubishi owners will be notified by their company. The left tie rod assembly may break.
On or about February 27, 2014, Chrysler ceased its recall remedy program due to parts quality concerns, and then re-initiated it on or about April 14, 2014. Remedy Chrysler notified owners on January 16, 2014 that dealers would inspect vehicles and replace the steering linkage assembly, if necessary. Dodge doesn't even provide this information on its Web site. Primary Use: Commuting to work Power Wagon — Towing is moderate on this truck. The recall for Mitsubishi started on June 24, 2015. Granted, like a draft horse a real one, like on a farm , to be truly happy they need to be working--pulling or carrying something heavy.
Chrysler's recall campaign number is N49. I get sick to my stomach every time I get in this thing now and it is my daily driver. The Dodge Ram Mega Cab was launched as a 2006 model. Primary Use: Utility towing boats, transporting cargo, etc. Behind this huge cab, the bed looks small, but it remains significantly large: 6 feet, 3 inches in length and 51 inches wide between the wheel wells. I fear whenthe warranty is gone in abt another month this thing will end up setting in the yard broken and I will still be paying through the nose for it and does Dodge care??? Pros: Off-road capability of the Dodge Powerwagon is exceptional.