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pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
113,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace fuel pump (1 reports)
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 engine problems

engine problem

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2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 032009

Ram 1500 Sport 5.2L V8

  • Automatic transmission
  • 113,000 miles


About a week after i bought this truck of mine when i would go out to start it it would crank for over 5 seconds before the engine would barley start..... id run to the store shut if off and when i came out 5 min latter with the engine warm she started right up...... i mentioned the problem to my local dealer and did some searching on line found out it was mostly likely the fuel pump (which it was) got them to price me a replacement part came out to 425$ labor was 200$ and general inspection was 100$ so 725$ latter i could have been fixed needless to say i reamed out the dealer who sold me the truck a week ago and he agreed to fix it for free. she works just great now :)

- , Mequon, WI, USA

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