On some stalls with the lack of power steering and brakes it has been all I could do to not hit other cars. The rear driver side door would not unlock. The truck will stall without warning at slow speeds and while turning it has always restarted. Also complained the truck was dying while driving. The vehicle stalled and he was able to push the vehicle off the roadway with assistance from others. Now I see that this is a wide spread problem and a service bulletin tsd 18-013-05 was issued that sounds like it may or may not correct the problem.
Issue seems to be more common and severe in cold weather, or when engine is cold, but has occurred under all conditions. When he got to the road and approached the stop light the same thing happened. Sometimes it will stall while consumer was driving. I noticed that when I looked up the defects under the investigations that what was happening to my truck was the same thing being investigated. Still loss of power noticed upon returning to ct. I hope that there will be a recall on this matter, because I've read many other peoples complaints about this same thing. Leaking may damage the transfer and transmission systems, four-wheel drive system, and a big red spot on your driveway.
Engine suddenly stalls when it reaches temperature if the vehicle is decelerating stop or turn. Our truck is a 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 5. I handed them a copy of technical service bulletin that called for the change, but they charge for diagnosis. I noticed that if I am stopped at a light or if I am starting my truck for the first time in the day when I begin to accelerate it it seems to run a little sluggish until I give it some more gas. He stated transmission fluid leaked from the vehicle and he heard a loud, unusual bang. The code was P0404, egr something.
Dealers reprogramed the engine controller for in order to fix the car. Fortunately the repairs were covered by insurance but the vehicle still has the same problem for which neither the local dealer nor Chrysler-Dodge et, al. A driver without the strength to handle the truck without power steering and brakes would be in real danger. The recall for this issue was held in December 2003, owners could call the Fiat-Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997, or try to get the information from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recall number 03V503000. I noticed that when I looked up the defects under the investigations that what was happening to my truck was the same thing being investigated. Sometimes the vehicle will not start.
The failure and current mileages were 133,715. I feel that we have only so much time before this causes a bad accident. This results in immediate loss of steering and significant safety hazard. I feel very unsafe driving with my wife and my 3 year old son in the truck, not to mention the lives of the people in the other cars. At 19000 the tires needed replaced and at 80000 miles the oil pressure gauge dropped to 0. Also told this was a wiring problem. The dealership informed the contact that if cleaning the connectors did not correct the problem, the entire wiring harness would have to be replaced.
The truck will stall without warning at slow speeds and while turning it has always restarted. Now I see that this is a wide spread problem and a service bulletin tsd 18-013-05 was issued that sounds like it may or may not correct the problem. Didn't notice anything wrong with the truck. Which caused a slight dent in the bumper. As for the other problems the dealer put a new computer in the vehicle. When the dealer ran a diagnostic test they said that it was not showing the codes for these problems. No accidents have occurred and have not done anything to replace anyparts as of yet.
The dealership cleaned several connectors and replaced a ground wire. While driving approximately 70 mph the transfer case cracked. Over the years my Dodge dealer has offered no help since this doesn't produce a service code. I feel very unsafe driving with my wife and my 3 year old son in the truck, not to mention the lives of the people in the other cars. Then, vehicle slowed down and shut down.
Only 1500 Ram is produced till our days, all his brothers actually died in 2008. The about a week later, while im driving, im going about 30 mph I let my foot off the gas and my truck stalls. This has continued to occur more frequently with time and by the online descriptions is getting to be fairly common. This is an expensive, dangerous, and frustrating condition. Be patient and attentive, now will turn your car back on the road. Claimed it was not covered under warranty or 0 deductible extended warranty.