None are available from aftermarket venders either. Performance There are three engines offered for 2004. But it's also one of the thirstiest, averaging a paltry 11 mpg. The cabin is a bit noisy, and access is very difficult. A jittery ride and cumbersome handling hurt the Ram's overall score, as did the barely adequate brakes.
The full-size pickup segment has just been upped one notch. Problem creates issues with tires, etc. On the plus side, our Ram had a large cargo bed and tows more than 8,000 pounds. With its Hemi V8, this version of the Ram is among the quickest trucks we've tested. I believe this is due to poor welds. The 2004 Dodge Ram Quad Cab is also now bigger than ever.
The Laramie package includes front and rear antilock brakes, while curtain side airbags are optional. The second engine is a tough 4. Dodge manufacturers took three inches out of the short bed length and added it to the rear of the cab, creating a larger rear seating area with improved leg and hip room while maintaining payload capacity. . But it's also one of the thirstiest, averaging a paltry 11 mpg. I talked to Dodge about it but they wouldn't do anything about it.
Have been repairing this area for years. This is my last Dodge! However Dodge has quit manufacturing this part calling it obsolete. Both are as rugged as they come. Interior Features Regular cabs sit three, while Quad Cabs handle six. It delivers 215 horsepower at 5200 rpm and 235 lb-ft of torque at 4000 rpm.
With the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500's new 5. Now boasting the most powerful mass production light-duty pickup truck in the Ram 1500, Dodge is well on their way. In addition, a navigation system is also available. Luckily not on the highway and from the rear differential not from the front. I saved a ton of money by installing it myself. It cranks out a whopping 345 horsepower at 5400 rpm and 300 lb-ft of torque at 3200 rpm.
Exterior Features On the outside, the Laramie package adds a new, all-chrome grille surround and chrome billet grille center, as well as chrome bodyside moldings. A jittery ride and cumbersome handling hurt the Ram's overall score, as did the barely adequate brakes. The base model is a 3. Safety and Security Dual front airbags and 4-wheel disc brakes with antilock rear brakes are standard. Seems to be an issue with this particular model year +-. The cabin is a bit noisy, and access is very difficult. Dirt and moisture gets between and can not be cleaned out.
Available Models The 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 is offered in two body styles: a two-door regular cab and a Quad Cab four-door crew cab. Links Visit for more information on the Dodge Ram 1500. I could not find a new driveshaft locally and had to settle with a new u-joint. Finally, there's the newly optional 5. On the plus side, our Ram had a large cargo bed and tows more than 8,000 pounds. With its Hemi V8, this version of the Ram is among the quickest trucks we've tested. There are plenty of other upgrades for 2004.
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