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.

Please take a moment & say thank you by donating $5 or whatever you can to the Center for Auto Safety.

CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2002 has the well-known and documented problem with their dashboards falling to pieces, but it also has engine failure from oil sludge. That's a doube shot of awful in your morning coffee.

8.0

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
$125.00
Average Mileage:
85,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replaced water pump (1 reports)
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 cooling system problems

cooling system problem

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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #1

Jun 152011

Ram 1500 5.9L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 85,000 miles

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

Was on the road away from home when this happened, of course no tools with me. Luckily I found an autozone that not only had the part but loaned me tools to replace the pump in their parking lot

- , Richland, MO, USA

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