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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
188,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2006 Dodge Ram 1500 drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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2006 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #1

May 072016

Ram 1500

  • 188,000 miles


The contact owns a 2006 Dodge Ram 1500. The contact stated that while driving at approximately 45 mph, there was an abnormal noise coming from underneath the vehicle. The vehicle was brought to a stop and the rear end seized. The vehicle was towed to an unknown location where it was diagnosed that the entire rear axle assembly needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The contact stated the approximate failure mileage was 188,000.

- Westland, MI, USA

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