Only high and off settings were functional. No Review Date: 25th March, 2013 Faults: Power window replaced at 40,000 miles. The right rear disc brake caliper seized up at 100K miles. Tall rear doors that open 90 degrees on the Quad Cab ease entry and exit. Even with all the miles on it, it's still a comfortable highway cruiser. It gives you that truck feeling with out the high placed seating from a Ford f series or a Chevy k10 of the same era. I change the oil according to schedule.
It is a little week on low end power when towing but once up to speed it pulls good though. This truck is very capable. Bought it in 2008 with only 23,000 miles and now have a perfectly reliable 65,000. It is an extended cab. The dealer fixed repainted the front bumper after I bumped into a short concrete filled metal parking barrier. Exterior styling is wonderful and the V8 engine is powerful.
The engine was well suited for the 2-wheel drive and manual transmission. And free is good, right? This truck laughs at snow, mud, sand ect. General Comments: Actually this is my dad's truck. Had one with the 4. It's in excellent mechanical condition with no leaks.
Front bucket seats are now standard in Quad Cab models. Primary Use: Commuting to work All Around Great Truck To Own. It had 12,758 miles on it at that time. The manual tranny is not precise, and many times the trans would be very hard to shift into 1st gear or reverse. Rear axle outer bearings and seals at 110,000.
The windshield gives a full view of the road ahead. Afterwards parts began wearing and running costs were quite high. This truck is going to stay with me a very long time. It is the perfect size for everything I need: from hauling the dogs and equipment trailer to their competitions to hauling everything I've needed for extensive, complete remodel of house and home. But over all it has proven it's worth every day.
To compare, my 2001, which I mentioned was a lemon, went through front rotors every 10-12K miles. Faults: Stereo sound knob for adjusting the balance broke within the first week. I can recommend it to anyone. One has to learn to compensate by slowing down ahead of a stop sooner than would be normal, and keeping 50 feet or so behind vehicles in front in case a stop is necessary. Because the Quad Cab devotes more space to passengers, it comes with a shorter, 5. Seriously, the only thing that sucks about this truck is the stereo. Regular-cab, Club Cab extended-cab and Quad Cab crew-cab body styles are available.
Failed to get data, please try again. I discussed the problem with him before the work was done and he was aware of the use of the wrong filters creating my problem, slipping transmission. I also added aftermarket euro headlights, as a favorite upgrade. With routine maintenance, it still drives like a new vehicle, and even gets decent gas mileage up to 23mpg computed, on highway. Yes Review Date: 8th December, 2006 Faults: Nothing has gone wrong with my truck, at all.
Dodge offers a five-speed-automatic transmission that features a dual-ratio second gear; it teams with the 4. Here's how to disable adblocking on our site. I've only had a couple issues that are not age-related. For such a big vehicle the cab was extremely small and uncomfortable, especially head room and hip room. It will pop out of 3rd gear when going over bumps or rail road tracks. The Quad Cab and Club Cab models both ride a 131-inch wheelbase and measure 215 inches long overall.