When scanned it brings up different codes each and every time. The failure would recur intermittently. Complaint Number: 10455797 Incident Date: April 17, 2012 Date Added to File: April 19, 2012 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2003 dodge ram 2500. Does anyone have any ideas? Electrical System 2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Electrical System Consumer Complaints Complaint Number: 11055303 Incident Date: December 18, 2017 Date Added to File: December 18, 2017 Description of the Complaint: The trailer connector on my truck has never been used by me so I didnt know it didnt work. U-joints and ball joints are going to have to be replaced if they haven't already.
All systems that have been added on after market have been totally disengaged with no definitive result. The contact stated that while driving 45 mph, the vehicle began to lose power and the electronic control warning light illuminated. I have slowly replace each of the four doors as they failed. The consumer was recently informed that the software update was available for the vehicle. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering with 150 problems. Started by melting fuses then melted the fuse box. Complaint Number: 10372759 Incident Date: November 22, 2010 Date Added to File: December 21, 2010 Description of the Complaint: Traveling home from work on I-65 near elizabethtown, ky when all of a sudden my vehicle went to 90 mph within seconds.
The following chart shows the 22 most common problems for 2003 Dodge Ram 2500. Aamco Transmission does the scan for free as well. In the market to buy another plow truck and I've been told to watch the engine because certain years were not good for dodge. The failure mileage was 147,000. When the pdc failed it also damaged the front control module which control many of the trucks significant functions. I thought I had a bad thermostat until I starting reading other people's issues.
The last thing I'll say is change your plugs at 30k intervals. Have not plowed with truck yet, just bought truck 03 reg. Some users have reported needing to complete this repair more than once over the vehicle lifetime, which further confirms there is an inherent reliability problem with this vehicle's electrical system. Also in the morning when i start the truck it runs ruff and sometimes kills but its in the morning for some reason? I see there was a recall but cant find any info. This would not need replaced if the speed control worked properly. Also, stick with the copper basic plugs, don't go with platinum. I don't think it should matter if it needs reprogrammed or replaced.
The truck was under warranty the first time it was brought in for an electrical issue. The left tie rod assembly may break. I let things cool down and replaced fluid and drove slower to where I was going and was ok, but still getting hot. I thought it was weird at first. The engine then shut off. Complaint Number: 10236494 Incident Date: July 15, 2008 Date Added to File: July 31, 2008 Description of the Complaint: On 2003 and up dodge ram 2500 trucks the fuse box power distribution center is prone to either corrode or otherwise fail.
A good measure would be if you have the outside temp gauge on your vehicle like mine. The front end became too loose to pass annual vehicle safety insp. It was towed to a Chrysler dealership and towed back out of the dealership because they could not tell us what is wrong with it. The vehicle was restarted and was able to be driven. My other concern is that there must be a circuit malfunction in the control module which could burn and start a fire in the drivers door.
. For example, when I first leave the house, it shifts fine, but then after I make a stop at like the grocery store, then get back in to drive off, it has a lot of trouble going between the low gears. Do not have any front turn signals. It tries to start but won't turn over. If that doesnt work try it all the way up, some trucks like the air to come under the plow.
As they went out it affected every aspect of ventilation, including the defrost. Complaint Number: 10152634 Incident Date: November 28, 2005 Date Added to File: March 13, 2006 Description of the Complaint: 2003 dodge ram pick up have already complained of stalling, now the electric is starting to go wrong. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags 135 problems. The vehicle was not repaired. It's an intermittent problem, but seems to only happen after the vehicle has been driven for a while. Once the computer re adjusted ran like it did when i bought it.