2013-2017 Ram Heavy-Duty Pickups & Chassis Cabs: Recall Alert


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 444,000 model-year 2013-17 Ram 2500 and 3500 pickup trucks, as well as model-year 2013-17 Ram 3500, 4500 and 5500 chassis-cab trucks, all equipped with the Cummins turbo-diesel 6.7-liter inline six-cylinder engine

The Problem: A water-pump bearing on the engine may overheat after being exposed to certain conditions, potentially causing an engine-compartment fire and increasing the risk of injury.

The Fix: Dealers will inspect the water-pump bearing and replace if necessary.

What Owners Should Do: Ram manufacturer Fiat Chrysler Automobiles did not immediately announce an owner-notification schedule. Owners can call the automaker at 800-853-1403, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

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