by SUZIE STEINFORT on Apr 24, 2004 Vehicle: 2001 Dodge Ram Pickup 3500 2dr Regular Cab ST 4WD LB (5.9L 8cyl 5M)
PURCHASED THIS DODGE DIESEL IN OCT OF
2001. LOVE THE TRUCK ITSELF BUT AT
30,000 MI, REPLACED TRAC BAR, SLOPPY
STEERING. NOW AGAIN AT 68,000 REPLACED
AGAIN. HAD ANOTHER DODGE BEFORE THIS
ONE AND ALSO HAD STEERING PROBLEMS THE
ENTIRE LIFE OF VEHICLE. LOVE THE TRUCK
BUT NOT THE STEERING.
Electronic cruise control is now offered for the Cummings turbodiesel models with a manual transmission, improved braking systems with standard ABS come on all 2500 and 3500 Rams, two new exterior colors debut, and child seat anchors are mounted on the rear of the cab. A high-output Cummings turbodiesel model, with a six-speed transmission, 245 horsepower and 505 ft-lbs. of torque, is offered in addition to a slightly improved 235-horsepower/460 ft-lbs. version, available with a manual or automatic tranny.