These seats come in a multitude of colors and even two different foam shapes: Standard and Sport. Definately love off roadin in this truck which I could do more of this Summer!!! The Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks offer two different engines for two different kinds of customers. Also helping to change the look are tightened panel gaps, which help reduce aerodynamic drag. Slightly raucous on cold starts, the potent diesel quickly quiets down and is always virtually smoke and odor-free. She predicted a six-speed automatic, which eventually arrived — in 2012 models — and was basically the same old five-speed with a new name and different behavior with electronic range select. Every facet of the development of the 2009 Dodge Ram was aimed at quality improvement.
Safety On the safety and security front, the all-new 2009 Dodge Ram offers more than 30 active and passive safety features, including standard front and rear side-curtain air bags with Enhanced Accident Response System, knee bolsters, seat-belt pre-tensioners, Anti-lock Brake System, BeltAlert® System, and Electronic Stability Control; and available adjustable pedals, ParkSense® Rear Park Assist and ParkView® Rear Back-up Camera. Safety On the safety and security front, the all-new 2009 Dodge Ram offers more than 30 active and passive safety features, including standard front and rear side-curtain air bags with Enhanced Accident Response System, knee bolsters, seat-belt pre-tensioners, Anti-lock Brake System, BeltAlert® System, and Electronic Stability Control; and available adjustable pedals, ParkSense® Rear Park Assist and ParkView® Rear Back-up Camera. If fuel economy is a major concern, you won't like the Dodge Ram — or any other full-size truck, for that matter. The cabin is comfortable and reasonably well isolated and, while the ride on certain road surfaces can get slightly choppy particularly in an unladen 4x4 model , adding passengers or payload settles things down nicely and is a modest price to pay for the Ram's excellent all-around capabilities. The 2009 Dodge Ram, introduced on January 13, 2008, featured revised engines, a new rear suspension setup featuring coil springs fitted to a solid rear axle held in place with multiple links, a first-class interior, and two revolutionary storage systems, along with nearly every gadget seen on a minivan.
The rear doors on Quad and Mega Cab models swing open nearly 90 degrees to facilitate loading and unloading. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N49. Mitsubishi owners will be notified by their company. The Warren Assembly Plant added a 200,000-square-foot body shop with new automation, including 270 new robots, several new conveyors and use of a fast, quiet pallet conveyance system. This generation was the first to get in-seat airbags.
Chrysler's recall campaign number is N49. Ram standard cab and Quad Cab pickups were built at St. Remedy Chrysler notified owners on January 16, 2014 that dealers would inspect vehicles and replace the steering linkage assembly, if necessary. Chrysler's number for this recall is S43. Among the new storage features are bins under the floor in the back seat and RamBox storage in the bed sides. The top-line Laramie trim level includes leather and faux wood in Mega Cabs as well as a power driver's seat, dual-zone climate control, steering-wheel cruise-control buttons, security alarm and more brightwork in Quad Cabs. Leaf-spring suspensions tend to ride more harshly and can lead to bounding motions over bumps, but the Ram's coil springs calm those motions and smooth out the ride.
The Ram 1500 had best in class aerodynamic efficiency, triple sealed doors for a quieter ride, class exclusive features such as the Ram Box cargo management system built only in Warren, Michigan and heated steering wheel, with optional dual exhaust and crew-cab in-floor storage. Overall, Allpar did well compared with the larger media world. Chrysler's number for this recall is R25. Chrysler will notify owners of the new recall options in a letter expected to be mailed on August 31, 2015. A true Crew Cab replaces the Mega Cab. We have more details on the development and features of the 2009 Dodge Ram.
Simple 2 wire install if you are upgradi. The multi-link coil rear suspension greatly increased ride, comfort, and cornering, with only a minimal impact on capacity. Vehicles that have had their driver side frontal air bag replaced previously need to have their air bag replaced under this recall as well. Mitsubishi owners may call 1-888-648-7820. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. Louis North Assembly Plan in Fenton, Mo.
A more powerful Pentastar V6 was expected for 2012. Louis North closed in summer 2009 , the body shop was completely rebuilt, with the addition of 210 new robots and more than one mile of new conveyor, including an extensive use of clean, quiet, friction-drive conveyance systems. An improved frame design incorporating high-strength steel supports an all-new, first-in-segment, multi-link coil spring rear suspension that improves ride and handling characteristics without sacrificing payload up to an estimated 1,850 pounds and towing capability up to an estimated 9,100 pounds. On or about February 27, 2014, Chrysler ceased its recall remedy program due to parts quality concerns, and then re-initiated it on or about April 14, 2014. Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V-7700.
Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Each box holds up to 4. Like Brenda Priddy, he also predicted six speed automatics. Ram Adventurer came as a regular cab, short-bed model, with a choice of 4x2 or 4x4 drivetrain. Since 1998, the company had seen its warranty costs drop nearly 50 percent. The long-rumored Ram Adventurer pickup had a standard Hemi V8 engine with 20 mpg highway, and a monochromatic paint scheme with dual chrome-tipped exhaust. Gas mileage with the Ram Hemi is said to be 23 mpg on the highway, a 10% increase — despite the 40-hp power boost.
Even when the Truck is in 4X4 it doesnt feel rough when your driving on the city streets or. Maximum towing capacity is 9,100 pounds, which is slightly less than what the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and Ford F-150 can tow. The 2012 and newer seats did have airbags. The popular Ram Tradesman was expanded to include Crew Cab and Quad Cab® sizes, while the base engine was switched from the Hemi to the 4. The Ram 1500 was also available with lockable compartments in the sidewalls of the crew cab bed, which reviewers found handy. Badges are three-dimensional, rather than decals, and are designed to stand out.
An automatic-transmission floor shifter, incorporated into a configurable center console, is available for the first time in a Dodge Ram. An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Most said that the two available V8 engines provide ample power for all situations. But even the 2500 Laramie Quad Cab 4x4 we drove was still capable of accelerating from zero to 60 miles per hour in about seven seconds. Highway mileage was expected to reach 23 mpg, among the top performers in pickups. Each delivers outstanding performance and is available with a choice of transmissions. The system could hold 240 twelve-ounce cans, or golf clubs, fishing rods, toolboxes, or other gear, while still leaving enough room in the bed for a flat sheet of plywood — in short, it had 7.