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8.0

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
$182.00
Average Mileage:
67,333 miles
Total Complaints:
3 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. drill hole in floor board (1 reports)
  2. not sure (1 reports)
  3. replaced heater core (1 reports)
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 AC / heater problems

AC / heater problem

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2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #3

Apr 012010

Ram 1500 XLT 5.3L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 90,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Dodge needs to address it's malfunctions and repair/recall or whatever Having 2 inches of water on the passenger side when running the a/c and no one knows the fix?

- , Port Orange, FL, USA

problem #2

Jan 012004

Ram 1500 4x4 Off Road 360

  • Automatic transmission
  • 62,000 miles

replaced it the 1st time from autozone ($120). Noticed the tubing was a bit smaller, but the size and shape of the core was the same. Went ahead and replaced it. About 8 or so hours. Could not get the smaller tube to quit leaking, showed autozone guys. They seemed to not care, so no going to autozone anymore. Left it in while it dripped(luckily) outside the truck. It start to leak again inside the truck after about another yr in a half or so. Replaced it with a true dodge piece and it's been fine. knock on wood. for another 100,000 miles. $340 bucks

- , Downers Grove, IL, USA

problem #1

Jun 012007

Ram 1500 V8

  • Automatic transmission
  • 50,000 miles

I am not really sure when the problem began but there is a constant pool of water on the floorboard of the passenger side of the truck. I was told that there was a crack in the casing or a plug in the drain. Well when smoke started blowing out the vents, I went ahead and had the casing replaced. No more smoke, but the water still pools on the floorboard and we have no idea where to look because we checked the drain hose and it is open. It is really difficult for people to keep their pant legs dry,

- , Houston, TX, USA

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