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Don't have extended warranty any more it just expired like 3-4 months before this happened. murphy was an optimist 01-14-11,07:36 AM #46 momeeof2 Member Join Date Jan 2011 State IL Posts 1 Lucky me. No heat when idling only after it started running. I parked the truck on an incline great enought to bring heater core below top of radiator. http://camtronics.net/dodge-ram/98-dodge-ram-heater-not-working.html

Flushing heater core didn't make any sense since there was heat on the passengers side. I followed the hoses towards the engine by the lower rad hose and thermostat housing and found a BIG difference in temp, one was hot and one was luke warm-cold. what I've done is this. heater blows cold air A/C stopped working heater core Intrepid oil sludge Caravan transmission failure engine complaint electrical issue heater complaint transmission complaint paint defect Ram 1500 recall problem #5 Nov

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Questions of a Do It Yourself nature should be submitted to our "DoItYourself.com Community Forums". Central Dodge ran chemicals through it and flushed it back and forth. hubby was a mechanic so at least he can fix it. RPMs are never "right"under the hoodI have replaced the water pump 2x in the last year.Why would this be happening?wont start without small shot of either.then runs fineFind a ShopDodge Repair

Copyright © 1995-2016 DoItYourself.com Inc. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. Any ideas? 11-05-11,02:27 PM #56 equinox Member Join Date Mar 2009 State TX Posts 1,051 It sounds like it is blend mix door related. 2006 Dodge Ram Blend Door Repair Still plays CD's!

Now it blows cold air ALL the time. the breaks look fine though, I was wondering the rotors have a bit of grooves like the previous owner drove the truck with bad breaks can someone tell me what it Ask Your Own Dodge Question Customer: replied5 years ago. http://www.dodgeownerforums.com/smf/index.php?topic=10646.0 Now I am still without heat living in michigan, (freezing) its the only vechicle I have to drive Besides paying off my truck in 2009 I have put another $8.000.00 into

I was certain it was the blend door but after warming to operating temp I held in upper and lower position and checked actuator for forward and reverse movement. 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Blend Door Actuator Checked all the actuators and doors, then put it back together. After reading ALL the complaints here about numerous problems fixing the heater core I'm definitely not taking the chance of blowing off on paying my bills just so i can get Little to no heat comes out Customer Question I have a 2003 Dodge Ram 1500.

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then it went back to blowing cold. After the 20 mins was up, I shut off the engine, drained the engine and the rad then refilled the system with hot water ONLY. (This will flush out any gunk 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Heater Blend Door Chrysler YOU NEED TO FIX YOUR PRODUCT. 2003 WAS THE STUPIDIST YEAR YOU BUILT FOR THE DODGE. Dodge Ram Blend Door Fix So at a Dodge dealer 40 miles away they changed the heater control panel(something about calibration?) and it works great.

NOW, my heater is super hot, IT WORKS GREAT. Check This Out Expert: quickcar replied6 years ago. There was a knocking sound when it started that has mostly quit now. Not dual zone and coolant is full. 2001 Dodge Ram Blend Door Fix

Any ideas? While in they also said they had to replace a seal. $2237 later and now we are into 2011 and guess what. Now my truck is hotter than heck. 12-17-12,06:21 PM #74 Old Mullet Member Join Date Dec 2012 State FL Posts 1 Got this one Jake. Source Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.

Get the engine good and warm and check the gauge. 2004 Dodge Ram Blend Door Fix It sounds at least to me that you either have a coolant flow problem from air, or a low coolant level, or if the overall engine temp is variable perhaps a Makes you wonder.

I think for me the problem was solved.

Truck runs great.But as I was heading to the dealership to get my plow installed, I discovered the heater wasn't working Not a good time in Maine where we have October 2009 radiator went. maybe because they were wrong ha ha? Heater Treater Dodge Ram Instructions I still have a little skin on my hands and none on my knuckles, but cant complain for the $200 it cost me versus having someone else do it ($106 for

I took it in to the dealership and they changed the radiator and I told them I had a heater problem, they looked at it and said it was the heater Cost was $130.00. To repair it the WHOLE under dash unit and half the upper dash have to be removed. have a peek here but when im say driving from my house to the store i can feel heat when im driving but when im at a red light it gets cold.

The thing about a job like this is that you get to know your truck wayyyyyyy better then you ever wanted to, should be easier next time though. 11-14-11,09:09 AM #62 OR, you could do what I did the NEXT two times it has "popped" over the past 3 years. Again, while system was drained, I took the 2 hoses off and switched them back to the original location. I guess legal action will be required.

I think they may have tested it incorrectly by not knowing that in a single zone system the blend door is the same as a dual except for the fact that Log in My Account | Sign up Logout CarComplaints.com on Facebook CarComplaints.com on Twitter CarComplaints.com on Mobile Home Resources News Investigations Recalls Search Complaints Update Carcomplaints Add Complaints Show the: Recent Live on social security I cant afford to take it to the shop and get it fixed. The heat on the floor is cold, like it is blowing in outside air.

Obstructed heater system outlets. Ask Your Own Dodge Question Customer: replied6 years ago. Need a couple more weeks, at this time my truck is sitting at the shop with no one working on it, and I have to borrow a car. If I had any better sense I would have gone ahead and got the stuff to do the blend doors as well.

BigRedFireTruck Regular Member Master Technician Posts: 1299 Laughing my Balls off Awards: Re: 03 Dodge Ram 2500- Heater issues « Reply #7 on: December 26, 2009, 05:00:39 am » Quote from: Thanks for your help. Keep it coming, open to any and all suggestions/comments.