TSB List for the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2009 Ram 1500 are official communications between Dodge & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • STEERING:RACK AND PINION:PINION SHAFT
  • STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING
  • SEAT BELTS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE
  • TIRES
  • SEATS
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • STEERING:RACK AND PINION:PINION SHAFT

    • TSB #SB-19-004-10

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10033731

      DODGE: STEERING WANDER. WHILE TRAVELING ON A STRAIGHT STRETCH OF HIGHWAY, CUSTOMER MAY FEEL THE NEED TO PROVIDE STEERING INPUT TO CORRECT A VEHICLE WANDER CONDITION. *PE Read More »

    STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #CSN-L04

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10041625

      DODGE: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE WATER INGRESSION IN OUTER TIE ROD ENDS. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #CSN-L04

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10041625

      DODGE: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE WATER INGRESSION IN OUTER TIE ROD ENDS. *PE Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #18-093-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159951

      Flash: MIL Illumination With Transmission And Driveability Improvements This bulletin involves flash reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software. The customer may experience a MIL illumination. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

    • TSB #TSB-09-041

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030926

      CHRYSLER: DODGE-APPROXIMATELY 125,182 VEHICLES, EQUIPPED WITH ESP SALES CODE (BNB ) HAVE A CONDITION THAT MAY SET THE ABS, ESP, AND/OR BASE BRAKE WARNING LAMP ON IN THE CLUSTER WITH CODE C2200. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

    • TSB #TSB-09-041

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030926

      CHRYSLER: DODGE-APPROXIMATELY 125,182 VEHICLES, EQUIPPED WITH ESP SALES CODE (BNB ) HAVE A CONDITION THAT MAY SET THE ABS, ESP, AND/OR BASE BRAKE WARNING LAMP ON IN THE CLUSTER WITH CODE C2200. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #18-093-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159951

      Flash: MIL Illumination With Transmission And Driveability Improvements This bulletin involves flash reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software. The customer may experience a MIL illumination. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #68332810A

      Date Announced:
      SEP 07, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191455

      Cummins Equipped Vehicles ONLY - The replacement oil pan gasket can be a four piece gasket rather than a single piece gasket. This applies to Cummins 5.9L and 6.7L engines only. Read More »

    • TSB #R2118796A

      Date Announced:
      FEB 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191460

      Valve Body. These may cause over drive cycling. Read More »

    • TSB #RL108213A$

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121927

      NAG1 (5A580) Valve Body As per Warranty Bulletin D-13-22, please use R2108213A$ valve body for all Warranty (W), Mopar (M) and Mopar Vehicle Protection (F) claims.~ Assembly also includes Filter (52108325AA) and Gasket (52108332AA). Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #TB-18-016-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 15, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030706

      DODGE: MIL ILLUMINATION OR STORED DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) FOR P1004 OR 02016 OR 02017. THIS INVOLVES REPLACING THE SHORT RUNNER VALVE (SRV), SRV CONNECTOR, WIRING PIGTAIL, AND ADDING A NEW STUD FOR A TIE STRAP. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #SB-09-002-09

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10031004

      DODGE: REVISED DIAGNOSTIC AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR DTC P2262-TURBOCHARGER BOOST PRESSURE NOT DETECTED-MECHANICAL. RECENT PCM CALIBRATION UPDATES HAVE IMPROVED THE ROBUSTNESS TO THIS DTC THROUGH UPDATED DIAGNOSTIC STRATEGIES. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

    • TSB #SB-14-001-10

      Date Announced:
      FEB 02, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10033546

      DODGE: ELECTRONIC FUEL CONTROL ACTUATOR (FCA) AVAILABLE FOR SERVICE/NEW DIAGNOSTICS AVAILABLE FOR DTC P0251. ENGINE SURGES AT IDLE OR MIL ILLUMINATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION MAY IDENTIFY DTC P0251-CP3 PUMP REGULATOR CONTROL-DIESEL. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #SB-09-002-09

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10031004

      DODGE: REVISED DIAGNOSTIC AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR DTC P2262-TURBOCHARGER BOOST PRESSURE NOT DETECTED-MECHANICAL. RECENT PCM CALIBRATION UPDATES HAVE IMPROVED THE ROBUSTNESS TO THIS DTC THROUGH UPDATED DIAGNOSTIC STRATEGIES. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #J-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10028833

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. A NON APPLICABLE VEHICLE EMISSION CONTROL INFORMATION (VECI) LABEL WAS INADVERTENTLY INSTALLED. CSC LETTER WAS RECEIVED. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

    • TSB #TB-18-016-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 15, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030706

      DODGE: MIL ILLUMINATION OR STORED DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) FOR P1004 OR 02016 OR 02017. THIS INVOLVES REPLACING THE SHORT RUNNER VALVE (SRV), SRV CONNECTOR, WIRING PIGTAIL, AND ADDING A NEW STUD FOR A TIE STRAP. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #SB-14-001-10

      Date Announced:
      FEB 02, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10033546

      DODGE: ELECTRONIC FUEL CONTROL ACTUATOR (FCA) AVAILABLE FOR SERVICE/NEW DIAGNOSTICS AVAILABLE FOR DTC P0251. ENGINE SURGES AT IDLE OR MIL ILLUMINATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION MAY IDENTIFY DTC P0251-CP3 PUMP REGULATOR CONTROL-DIESEL. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #18-093-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159951

      Flash: MIL Illumination With Transmission And Driveability Improvements This bulletin involves flash reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software. The customer may experience a MIL illumination. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #SB18-019-15REVA

      Date Announced:
      JUN 09, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058515

      RAM: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES PROCEDURE ON REPROGRAMMING POWER TRAIN MODULE WITH THE MOST UPDATED SOFTWARE *CN UPDATED 10/2/15 *CN Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #08-049-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175735

      Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are ... Read More »

    • TSB #18-093-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159951

      Flash: MIL Illumination With Transmission And Driveability Improvements This bulletin involves flash reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software. The customer may experience a MIL illumination. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #SB-18-003-10

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10033690

      DODGE: BULLETIN INVOLVES REPLACING THE SHORT RUNNER VALVE (SRV), SRV CONNECTOR, WIRING PIGTAIL, AND ADDING A NEW STUD FOR A TIE STRAP. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #RT-09-064

      Date Announced:
      SEP 24, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10031724

      DODGE/CHRYSLER: WIRE HARNESS ROUTING. A NUMBER OF VEHICLES SHIPPED WITH AN ENGINE WIRE HARNESS ROUTED ON THE WRONG SIDE OF THE PCV TUBE. DEALERS ARE REQUIRED TO INSPECT AND IF NECESSARY REROUTE THE HARNESS PROPERLY. Read More »

    • TSB #TB-18-016-09

      Date Announced:
      MAY 15, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030706

      DODGE: MIL ILLUMINATION OR STORED DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) FOR P1004 OR 02016 OR 02017. THIS INVOLVES REPLACING THE SHORT RUNNER VALVE (SRV), SRV CONNECTOR, WIRING PIGTAIL, AND ADDING A NEW STUD FOR A TIE STRAP. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #SB-18-019-15REVA

      Date Announced:
      AUG 25, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058530

      DODGE: SOME TRUCKS EXPERIENCING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) WITH MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON: EXCESSIVE TIME ENTERING CLOSED LOOP AIR/FUEL RATIO CONTROL, POSITION OF BRAKE/ACCELERATOR PEDAL, REDUCTANT PRESSURE TOO HIGH, ... Read More »

    • TSB #SB-08-028-15REVA

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058565

      CHRYSLER: SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCE SCREEN LOCK UP ON RADIO DISPLAY OR THE SCREEN GOES BLANK, INTERMITTENTLY, TEXT MESSAGE IS GRAYED OUT SOFT KEYS, BACK UP DISPLAY TURNS OFF. Read More »

    • TSB #SB18-019-15REVA

      Date Announced:
      JUN 09, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058515

      RAM: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES PROCEDURE ON REPROGRAMMING POWER TRAIN MODULE WITH THE MOST UPDATED SOFTWARE *CN UPDATED 10/2/15 *CN Read More »

    • TSB #CSN-K17

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10034072

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. REPROGRAM HVAC CONTROL HEAD AND INSPECT/REPLACE ACTUATORS. Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-09-041

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030926

      CHRYSLER: DODGE-APPROXIMATELY 125,182 VEHICLES, EQUIPPED WITH ESP SALES CODE (BNB ) HAVE A CONDITION THAT MAY SET THE ABS, ESP, AND/OR BASE BRAKE WARNING LAMP ON IN THE CLUSTER WITH CODE C2200. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

    • TSB #SB-J-06

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10032711

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID LEVEL SENSOR ON SOME TRUCKS MAY LEAK ALLOWING WASHER FLUID TO WICK THROUGH THE WIRING HARNESS TO THE AMBIENT TEMPERATURE SENSOR. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING

    • TSB #SB-J-06

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10032711

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID LEVEL SENSOR ON SOME TRUCKS MAY LEAK ALLOWING WASHER FLUID TO WICK THROUGH THE WIRING HARNESS TO THE AMBIENT TEMPERATURE SENSOR. Read More »

    SEAT BELTS

    • TSB #9003687

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139978

      Restraints Remove I-Sheet from packaging. Correct information sheet (I-Sheet) has been added to Star Parts. Print I-Sheet for technician use. Read More »

    • TSB #9003681

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139985

      Restraints Information Sheet (I-Sheet) has been added to Star Parts. Print I-Sheet for technician use. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #23-015-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175743

      Disinfectant Solution Recommended for COVID-19 Read More »

    • TSB #31-006-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169245

      Repair Parts Used For Structural Repairs This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to structural repair parts usage. Read More »

    • TSB #31-005-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169249

      Use of Aftermarket Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of aftermarket parts. Read More »

    • TSB #9002828

      Date Announced:
      SEP 03, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139595

      Part Description: Insulator in Lever Assembly - Valve Body - Trans Issue Description: The manual valve insulator, attaching rivet and an instruction sheet are now available as a kit. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

    • TSB #CSN-K23

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10034710

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. MOPAR CHROME FRONT BUMPER CORROSION. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • TSB #SB-09-035

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10030346

      CHRYSLER/DODGE: TAILGATE SPOILER MODIFICATION. VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE THE ADDITION OF TWO SIDED TAPE TO THE INBOARD EDGE OF THE TAILGATE SPOILER TO PREVENT THE SPOILER FROM TEARING OFF THE TAILGATE WHEN CARGO IS UNLOADED. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #SB-22-0001-09

      Date Announced:
      MAR 07, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10028944

      CHRYSLER: VEHICLE VIBRATION OR SHAKE AT HIGHWAY SPEED: THE TIRES ARE FLAT SPOTTED DUE TO SHIPPING OR SITTING IN THE LOT FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD, THE VEHICLE VIBRATION WILL GO AWAY AFTER THE TIRES ARE WARMED UP, (NORMALLY 10 TO 20 MILES OF ... Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #CSN- K-10

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10034470

      DODGE TRUCK SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE FRONT DRIVER/PASSENGER SEAT CUSHION COVERS ON THE TRUCKS MAY TEAR DURING NORMAL USAGE. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #23-015-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175743

      Disinfectant Solution Recommended for COVID-19 Read More »

    • TSB #08-049-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175735

      Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are ... Read More »

    • TSB #31-003-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169247

      Use of Salvage/Recycled Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of recycled or salvage parts. Read More »

    • TSB #31-005-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169249

      Use of Aftermarket Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of aftermarket parts. Read More »

    • TSB #9003220

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166537

      RADIO [RES] - New and/or Service Exchange For RES radio concerns. Use the wiTECH 2.0 and inspect the radio part number and serial number under the Radio/ECU Details tab. Read More »

    • TSB #SB 11575

      Date Announced:
      OCT 07, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058553

      FIAT CHRYSLER: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS CONCERNING CERTAIN RECALLED VEHICLES THAT ARE NOT REPAIRED *CN Read More »

    • TSB #9002828

      Date Announced:
      SEP 03, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139595

      Part Description: Insulator in Lever Assembly - Valve Body - Trans Issue Description: The manual valve insulator, attaching rivet and an instruction sheet are now available as a kit. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

    • TSB #9003220

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166537

      RADIO [RES] - New and/or Service Exchange For RES radio concerns. Use the wiTECH 2.0 and inspect the radio part number and serial number under the Radio/ECU Details tab. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-08-028-15REVA

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058565

      CHRYSLER: SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCE SCREEN LOCK UP ON RADIO DISPLAY OR THE SCREEN GOES BLANK, INTERMITTENTLY, TEXT MESSAGE IS GRAYED OUT SOFT KEYS, BACK UP DISPLAY TURNS OFF. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    • TSB #ER-N-24

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052604

      CHRYSLER: THE CURRENT VEHICLE EMISSION CONTROL INFORMATION LABEL WAS INACCURATELY IDENTIFIES THE ENGINE AS HAVING AN EXHAUST GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR). *JS Read More »

    • TSB #J-04

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2009
      NHTSA ID:
      #10028833

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. A NON APPLICABLE VEHICLE EMISSION CONTROL INFORMATION (VECI) LABEL WAS INADVERTENTLY INSTALLED. CSC LETTER WAS RECEIVED. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #9002519

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10129008

      82212076, 82203694 - Fabric Cleaner This "fabric cleaner" is not intended for sale in California, the otc states (Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington ... Read More »

    • TSB #CSN-K17

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2010
      NHTSA ID:
      #10034072

      DODGE SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. REPROGRAM HVAC CONTROL HEAD AND INSPECT/REPLACE ACTUATORS. Read More »

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