2014 Ram 1500 Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2014 Ram 1500 Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID1248538
 Internal NHTSA #10816330
 ManufacurerChrysler (FCA US LLC)
 BrandRAM
 Model1500
 Model Year2014
 File date07/12/15
 ComponentENGINE
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemI found out about a recall by fca that my 2014 dodge ram ecodiesel has a problem with the exhaust dampener. This is after i started researching the smell of exhaust fumes in the can when using the vehicles heat. I took my vehicle into the dodge dealership to have the recall repaired. The dealership stated that fca is only sending the repair parts in batches and cannot be ordered directly from fca. This means i must wait until they are in-stock at the dealership to have the problem repaired. I contacted ram customer service. Ram customer service stated that the part shipping issue is known but the 'smell' is not considered a safety issue. I told them that the smell of exhaust is distinct and obvious. They still argued this is not a safety issue as their own tests demonstrate that the levels of exhaust do not pose a safety threat--they would not respond when i stated it is a health threat. At this time i still cannot get this exhaust fume problem fixed under fca's own recall since fca has made the repair parts availability limited since fca only ships the parts in batches not based on the need of the customers. The exhaust fumes have caused me two migraines and several normal headaches when using the heat on long drives (distances over 30 miles or driving times over one hour). The fca recall is 'r04'.
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure11500
Number of Occurences0
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateSAN ANGELO, TX
VIN pattern 1C6RR6KM6ESXXXXXX
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?N
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase23/09/19
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders0
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 Vehicle speed65
 DoT tire identifier
 Tire size
 Location of tire code
 Type of tire failure code
 Was defective tire repaired?
 Date of manufacture
Type of child seat code
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 Dealer's ZIP code
  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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