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10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
$1,500.00
Average Mileage:
56,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace steering box and drag link (1 reports)
2002 Dodge Ram 3500 steering problems

steering problem

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2002 Dodge Ram 3500 Owner Comments

problem #1

Oct 272009

Ram 3500 Turbo Diesel

  • Manual transmission
  • 56,000 miles

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

when returning home last week with trailer and mower behind truck while turning into my drive thank god the shaft from the steering box to the pitman arm snapped I had no control of my truck if it was 10 seconds sooner i was going 50 around a curve the company seems to think this is not a defect i must be wrong for thinking that you should have control of your steering they feel it is out of warranty and not their problem and i guess you should not relay on steering with a truck that has 56000 miles.after changing the steering box the mechanic noticed the drag link bows 3 to 4 inches when the wheel is turned all the way in one direction this is the nest peice of solid steel that is about to brake at this point i am afraid to drive this truck anywhere not knowing if or what is next to fall off

- , Pikeville, TEN, USA

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