Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 brakes problems

brakes problem

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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 041999

Ram 1500 4WD

  • miles


Replacement of both driver and passenger side front disc rotors required due to cracking of the actual rotors. After only 23000 miles this is not expected wear. No excessive use of brakes during this time. Due to safety reasons, rotors were replaced. Local Dodge dealer was informed (marin Dodge, san rafael, ca). I am awaiting a response from Dodge/dealer as to wether I shall be recompensed some/all of the cost of replacing this failed component.

- Greenbrae, CA, USA

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