With its fuel-efficient engine size of 3. Dodge implemented more-accurate speedometers, within 4% accuracy, with tamper-deterrent odometers; and made the seat belts more efficient. A new Ramcharger was sold in Mexico from 1999 to 2001; the two-door vehicle was, however, prone to quality issues. How difficult would it be to swap the regular cab long box for a extended cab short box? Any other I seen were 2x4 150s. But moving into the city now, it mostly sits.
Any battery arching when the battery was removed or replaced? The original seat sits fine with no foam damage, but the original vinyl was getting some tares. It is 100% rustfree from the west from Nevada. The Ramcharger got a new grille in 1991, trailer towing for the rear step bumper rose from 3,000 to 5,000 pounds, and double-sided keys were used on the glove box and liftgate locks as well as the doors and ignition. No wonder the 0-60 times looked faster! Overall it is a very clean original type truck. Ramchargers now had three point passenger restraints for the outboard rear seat passengers, with low-tension retractors. Plus Ive only used the 4wd on this truck 3 times since Ive owned. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
The Ramcharger used different suspension geometry than pickups, for a smoother ride the pickups ended up using Ramcharger suspension gemoetry starting in 1975. In 1978, the company added new bucket seats, tinted glass, heavy duty shocks, and an optional front bench seat. The transfer case lever had a low gear mode, and allowed front and rear axle lockup in both high and low ranges for off-road driving. How about the cap and rotor? Options included a tilting bucket seat for the front passenger, beverage cooler in the front console, skid plates, hardtop or soft-top roof, steel roll bar, cruise control, and 35-gallon gas tank. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter.
Now, the 225 was good for 105 hp, 175 lb-ft of torque; the 318 was rated at 150-155 hp and 230-255 lb-ft of torque, depending on duty cycle and Federal vs California the heavy duty cycle resulted in lower torque. In 1976, the tie rods were moved for better ground clearance, and the spare was moved with an optional exterior mount. Launched in 1974, the Ramcharger stayed, in two generations, through to 1993. How mucjh yoiu askin for it any ways? From 1994-96 the Magnum engines, real performers at the time with multiple-point fuel injection and electronic four-speed transmissions. The reason for making so many changes remains unclear, since the production lines had to be switched over to the 1994 Rams, and the company produced very few Ramchargers — 1,878 in all. Dodge also simplified ordering Ramchargers in 1975, combining all required equipment into coded packages for various gross vehicle weights, though heavier-duty versions of individual items could still be ordered separately. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557122449507 ; listingsSearchManager.
The materials were made of plastic then, making them prone to damage after exposure to exhaust system heat and cold speed idle operation. Ive been playing with Photoshop and am liking what I got so far: I always like the look of the chrome tow mirrors on trucks, but I want the factory style. The full-time four wheel drive system had a differential in the transfer case which compensated for variations in speed between the front and rear axles, staying in four-wheel-drive mode at all times. I would guess at least a dozen pickups and a pair of Ramchargers. Have you checked all the fuses? Also came across some chrome diamond plate bed rail covers in a local junkyard that I wanna scoop up soon.
For 1989, the standard wheel increased from 14 to 15 inches; and the 360 engine 5. Only example Ive ever seen of one. The transmission was the same as the 1992, with the same overdrive lockup at the middle of the dashboard, but it was almost never used. Decide what tickles your fancy and start wrenching. . Oil inside this car part calls for immediate attention.
DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. The market for these old trucks is very minimal in this rust belt state. The four wheel drive models were now only sold with the 318 or 360 — no slant six — and the 400 and 440 were gone. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. The Ramcharger 100 was renamed 150S in 1990, and antilock brakes were added rear wheels only ; a new, heavy duty A518 four-speed automatic became optional. And found a good set of used tires for this truck. I think they look sharp, but havent been able to find any.
Push rods went from about 7. Some great ideas in there - lifts or mods to wheel wells , mods light bars, snorkels, , or pure stock restorations. Buyers could still opt for a snow plow. The Ramcharger came with power brakes discs up front, drums in back , a bucket seat for the driver, electronic ignition, and a 24-gallon gas tank. I go there because its close. Rest of truck looks great! I would like a spray on bedliner and a Lund lighted visor for it.