really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #5

Jul 112001

Ram 1500

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles


Vehicle was set on cruise control going 70 mph. Vehicle slowed down, and ABS lights/ air bag light/ speedometer went to zero/ gas gauge went to empty, and tank was full. Consumer took it into dealer, and clockspring needed to be replaced. Dealer has not stated if it will be covered.

- Corpus Christi, TX, USA

problem #4

Jun 222000

Ram 1500 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
When putting gas in tank will not register. Consumer wouldn't know how much gas was in tank.

- Penasco, NM, USA

problem #3

Aug 102000

Ram 1500

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Gas gauge and the low indicator light did not came on. Vehicle stopped because it ran out of gasoline. There was false reading of gasoline gauge.

- Danville, CA, USA

problem #2

Sep 081999

(reported on)

Ram 1500

  • miles
Replaced gas gauge and motor on power adj. Drivers seat.

- Canyon Country, CA, USA

problem #1

Aug 011998

Ram 1500

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Fuel gauge failed. Nlm

- Santa Fe S, CA, USA

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