2005 Dodge Ram 1500 User Reviews

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Review
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    Nice firm feel, good power response, looks mean.
    Power Ranked 2005 Ford F-150 worse.
    "Seems like the ram took off faster, rather then the smooth power of the ford"
    Would Buy Ranked 2005 Ford F-150 worse.
    "Sounds and looks meaner and feels comfortable while driving"
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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT SB Review
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    Ramjam Couldn't Put It Any Petter — the truck is a great piece of machine, the engine is super strong and the style of the truck is just breath taking.. The look is like a normal older dodge with a mean look to it. the style just rolls nothing about the truck makes you confused or something that just shouldn't be there.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: its a great truck. its the best thing i ever bought besides my harley, they style of it and the power it gives is just unbelievable

    Cons: i bought the truck about a month and a half and it goes fantastic for a while then something happens were i need to take it to the garage again.

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Rumble Bee Review
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    Super Fun! — Put full exhaust, intake, and a tune. Makes the truck respond great, sound great, and perform great... And it already looks great! All around excellent truck! I have not had any negative issues with the truck so far. 85k miles. Thanks!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Compliments everyday.  Great sound.  Unique truck.

    Cons: Gas consumption.

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab LB 4WD Review
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    Great Truck — mainly the power and color go mango orange used to be a chevy man but dodge is growing on me now.... truck gets alot of looks just hope trans hold up....i have heard alot of bad about the rear end and trans

    Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

    Pros: great power and fun to drive

    Cons: gas is expensive

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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    Perfect Truck — I love this truck! It Is super reliable and great during rough weather. It has never had any major mechanical issues. I think in part to keeping great synthetics running through it. Massive power when needed; remember its a Hemi!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great Truck

    Cons: Gas

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB Review
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    I Have Owned Other Trucks....i Would Buy Another Ram — I bought the truck new in 2005, used it as my primary transportation for over 89,000 miles. Outside of a few tires and oil changes this vehicle never cost me a dime in maintenance. Never let me down, never broke down and never failed to start.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great power and reliability

    Cons: none

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB Review
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    My Bart — I bought this in 2005 for a business that never took off and my old job never went away, so I was happy. I always had people complement on the looks of the truck...and it was very sharp. I'll actually miss it.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Sharp looking truck that was always ready.

    Cons: Expensive to operate these days...15-16MPG mixed

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab SB 4WD Review
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    Great Truck — Easy to work on, reliable, tough body, and fun to drive. However, the HEMI seems underpowered compared to today's models. ABS was apparently optional for the truck also. As a result this handled poorly on icy roads so I traded it in.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Durable, reliable, overall great truck to own

    Cons: 4wd system is not as capable as newer models, disliked lack of ABS, HEMI has improved since then

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    Dodge Ram Long Horn Edition — This truck was great for hauling furniture and had a good V8 engine, however the fuel consumption was not where I wanted it to be. The rear cab is ok for toddlers but a little cramped with a newborn. I did enjoy the truck but would have preferred the HEMI with sport package.

    Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

    Pros: Great transmission and amazing engine response

    Cons: HEMI is preferred, gas mileage could be better

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    2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Quad Cab SB Review
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    105

    Reliable, Powerful, And Gets The Job Done. — Had this truck for a few years now and it had never left me on the side of the road. Replaced the alternator due to a bad bearing and the drive belt while I had it off. Other than that this truck has been extremely reliable, starts every time, and fun to drive.

    Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

    Pros: Very reliable truck, fast and powerful and with a sunroof!

    Cons: gas mileage isn't anything to get excited about.

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    It's A Great Truck To Have And I Love It. By BlueEyedDodge

    I've had this truck for years and it still runs great and I've had no trouble with it. General maintenance is easy and if you take care of whatever you're driving it will last a long time. Still looks... Read More

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    2007 Dodge Ram 1500 Reviews

    Not Your Fathers Pickup! By Vjblanchard

    I absolutely love driving this truck, she takes off like a scared cat, rumbles like a race car, rides smooth as my Tahoe, and turns heads everywhere she goes! There is not another one like this anywhe... Read More

    A Good Truck By Jeepmaniac

    It was a good truck and now has about 120K miles on it. I would consider another truck just like it if I could find one to fit the budget. Four wheel drive is a must when you live in a rural area. Read More

    2006 Dodge Ram 1500 Reviews

    Very Satisfied By robsgma2014

    Love our truck. Love the space. Smooth ride. All wheel drive. Love the candy apple red color. All extras are great. Can sit my tall daughter's in the rear and they are very comfortable. Love the ... Read More

    Great Everyday Truck By jfrees

    I loved my Ram because it had a lot of capabilities. I had the ability to haul a lot or tow, but I drove around in style when I was simply commuting and not taking advantage of its ability as a truck.... Read More

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