2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Overview

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2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Overview

The main changes for the Dodge Ram Pickup 3500 in 2005 revolve around a stronger engine and available power sunroof and Sirius Radio in the Quad Cabs. Ram fans can choose from a 5.7 L V8 or a 5.9 L I6 powertrain. 18 trims ensure that you'll find the right configuration to fit your needs.

The '05 Dodge Ram 3500 comes in 2 door, 3 seat and 4 door, 6 seat configurations. As the strongest of the Rams, max towing capacity approaches an impressive 16000 lbs. on all trims. Finally, drivers will have their pick of available 4 and 5 speed automatic transmission or 6 speed manual.

Overall, the 2005 Dodge Ram Pickup 3500 gets props for its power, towing capacity, good safety features, and relatively cushy interior. On the other hand, the critics feel that this powerful pickup could use a couple more seating configurations to match up better with the competition. Despite the relative lack of variety, the '05 Dodge Ram 3500 does its job as a rugged domestic pickup and does it well.

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    moparlife5
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    Loss Of Powef

    runs drives great but as soon I put it to the floor over 2600-2800rpms loses power and just goes into idle but as soon as I letoff it's perfectly fine. Runs great just cruising under 2500 rpms.

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    rev_gray
    0

    05 Dodge Cummins 3500 Random Cutting Out

    We have a 05 Dodge Cummins 5.9L 4x4. We recently went on vacation and got some bad diesel. The truck ran rough for a couple of days, cutting out real bad. After several tanks and some additive,...

    4 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
    rev_gray
    0

    05 Dodge Cummins 3500 Random Cutting Out

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    Carmonkey0915
    0

    How Do I Figure What To Charge Someone To Rebuild The Transfer Case

    I'm not sure what to charge, or how to figure the labor to rebuild a transfer case on a dodge ram 3500.

    5 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
    marySA
    40

    Truck Wont Start, Battery Still Good.

    was absolutely still driving the day before, next morning, dead only clicking noise.I jump started it with spare battery, It went fine, did not do much driving. next morning, dead, took two battery's ...

    6,246 views with 6 answers (last answer 7 months ago)