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

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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 windows / windshield problems

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1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Owner Comments

problem #4

Aug 102000

(reported on)

Ram 1500

  • miles


The moldings around the windows have cracked.

- Lubbock, TX, USA

problem #3

Aug 271999

(reported on)

Ram 1500

  • miles
Automatic transmission has slipped and failed to engage since purchase. Have returned to dealer more than once and was told nothing wrong. Iwas told that my foot on the gas pedal is faster than the computer working the trans.

- Collegeville, PA, USA

problem #2

Sep 161998

Ram 1500

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Leaking from rear glass.

- Union City, CA, USA

problem #1

Jan 011998

Ram 1500

  • miles
Rear suspension clunks on turns with ligth/no load in bed. Sounds like the gas tank shifting side to side or spring pack noise. Other owner's I've talked too have same problem. The rear sliding glass window leaks at the top at highway speeds in heavy rain. The two tone paint is fading. You can see the bottom color through the top color. Also, I've hear from several other owners about premature front ball joint failures although I haven't had this problem yet.

- Orlando, FL, USA

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