Group is recalling 46,000 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 pickups to reinforce
a potentially weak weld on a rear axle bracket. Also being recalled
are 1997-1998 Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups with diesel engines
to replace a fitting in the engine compartment.
of the Dodge Ram 1500 pickups affects only four-wheel drive
models built prior to November 2001. Dealers will install a
1997-1998 Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups with diesel engines
will be recalled to replace a fitting in the engine compartment
that could corrode from road salt. Dealers will install new
fittings in the engine compartment with improved corrosion resistance.