The 2009 Dodge Ram is fully equipped with the latest in active and passive safety gear, including electronic stability control, four-wheel anti-lock brakes and side curtain airbags. Height Data Unavailable Length Data Unavailable Min Ground Clearance in. Our Ram came equipped with a 5. City driving usually ranges from 15-18 mpg. At low speeds in the city, the Ram's long suspension travel takes the edge off of all but the most severe potholes.
Instead, we got a beeping rear-proximity sensor. All beds featured integrated bed-rail caps on all three sides. . The grille was body mounted and separate from the new hood, which contributed to better panel-gap clearances and much-improved aerodynamics. An optional package included chrome trim and upper door map pockets; standard soft door bolster and armrest, large door speaker grilles, built-in garment hangers and assist handles. While its car-like suspension couldn't tune all of the truck out of the ride, we were quite comfortable regardless of what the road threw at us.
With its huge rear blind spot, the Dodge Ram is sorely in need of a backup camera. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. I am the proud owner of a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500, 318 motor, manual transmission, and a 2009 Dodge Ram, 5. Failed to get data, please try again. Now creeping slowly backwards and ignoring the screech of the proximity sensor, we rolled ever so slightly back.
That last option beams television programming into the cabin using Sirius satellite technology. This truck has been a really good truck. It was struck by lightning back in '12 and the insurance company decided to fix it instead of totaling it. Vehicles that have had their driver side frontal air bag replaced previously need to have their air bag replaced under this recall as well. A crew cab model was new for the 2009 Dodge Ram, which gave Dodge an entry into the fastest-growing and highest-volume nearly 50 percent piece of the pickup truck market.
Data Unavailable Frame Height in. I kept calling for the second key for 2 months every time they tell me that they gonna call me back and no one calls. I've had issues with Blend Door Actuators from my Ford Explorer before I purchased this Dodge so can't really fault Dodge Worst truck I ever had. Remedy Chrysler will notify the affected Chrysler and Dodge owners and Mitsubishi will notify the affected Raider owners. Boy was I happily surprised! Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Please feel free to call us before you visit. Design taste fairies at TheCarConnection.
Both of the bigger cabs use four conventional doors and will seat up to six people. The engine is available as an option on all 2500 trims. I wouldnt want another truck. It featured a dramatic, integrated, stamped-steel spoiler that aided aerodynamics and also allowed for an ergonomic location for the tailgate release handle. The image automatically displayed on the navigation screen when the transmission was shifted into Reverse. The engine's grunt is very accessible, peaking very low in the power band. The recall is expected to begin February 28, 2018.
It offered three standard tow ball holes and a standard, integrated 7-pin connector. The long bed allows me to haul 4'x8' sheets with no problem, they fit nicely between the wheel wells. Data Unavailable Rear Door Type Data Unavailable Track Width Data Unavailable Wheelbase in. Compare to Similar Vehicles 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie, 2-Wheel Drive Crew Cab 140. Let me start by saying, I have been a Chevy die-hard my whole life, I am 57 years old, I have always had a truck in the stable, well, the old chevy was getting tired so i started looking for a replacement and wanted a 2500 to pull my race car, started looking at the chevys and it appeared to me that the 4wd was no way near what Dodge is putting under their trucks, so after driving numerous versions of each truck I chose the Dodge over the Chevy, and have not looked back, I have put 30000 on it to date and I am convinced it will do everything I ever ask it to do and more, that alone is more than I can say about my last Chevy, the duramax in the old chevy had the fuel injectors replace 5 times that alone killed the value of owning the chevy, and that is not counting the numerous electrical issues, by a Dodge you will not be disappointed. I purchased a camper shell so I am able to haul my tool without worrying about theft. Using the included wireless headphones allowed rear passengers to listen to two different sources simultaneously.
The Ram door handles were a pull type and were large enough to be operated with gloved hands. I love my new truck! The combination of the loud beeping and our fear of denting a truck that didn't belong to us became too much and we stopped the truck. With the truck in reverse, we began to approach the wall. So far 160,000 miles and mostly just maintenance items like tires, brakes, struts, tuneup. Below the headlamps, a fully integrated air dam contributed to engine cooling and air-conditioning condenser air flow.