Dodge Ram 1500

2004 Dodge Ram 1500

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  • (4.2) 65 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,484$15,076
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 12-18
  • Engine: 235-hp, 4.7-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 4,400 lbs.
2004 Dodge Ram 1500

Our Take on the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500

Dodge’s Ram is available in 1500, 2500 and 3500 versions, which translates to half-ton, three-quarter-ton and one-ton ratings, respectively. While the 2500 and 3500 models are designed for serious work, an offshoot of the 1500 — the high-performance Ram SRT-10 — is designed for ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Fuel economy with V-8 and V-10
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Wet-weather traction with 2WD

Notable Features

  • Available Hemi V-8
  • Diesel-engine option in heavy-duty models
  • Three capacity ratings
  • Regular cab or Quad Cab
  • New performance-packed Ram SRT-10

2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Reviews Expert Reviews

The World's Fastest Toy Truck? 2004 Dodge Ram SRT-10 DENALI, Alaska -- Cars and trucks, such as they exist here, are simple and relatively few. That is my assessment after traveling through this gargantuan, rugged, beautiful state for two weeks. This came as a surprise to me -- perhaps because I've been a captive of television commercials, the kind showing drivers of supposedly... Read full review for the 2004 Dodge Ram 1500

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Consumer Reviews


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Great Truck!!

by Aliese from Phoenix, AZ on May 16, 2010

I have 2 Dodge Ram 1500's and love them both. It's very roomy and comfortable. As long as the necessary typical maintenance is done when needed, you won't have any problems. I have one with over 200,0... Read Full Review

17 Trim Levels Available

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2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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