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Old 08-13-2013, 08:42 AM
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for the pinion nut recall.

I'm going to make the call this morning and see if I can set up an appointment.

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I called this morning to make an appointment. I bring it in tomorrow morning.

I was informed that they'll "inspect" my truck. They claim to not have any parts to fix it.

Sounds like the typical BS run-a-round


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Old 08-14-2013, 06:37 PM
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After waiting for about an hour and a half they informed me that "it's not leaking".

I'm not real sure how a "nut" can leak, but I just sort of nodded and said thanks.

The service adviser is going to look into the Pinion Nut recall, and find out what needs to be done once they get the parts in. I know that there are parts in some parts of the country, but apparently northwestern Louisiana isn't one of them....

Hopefully everything will continue to function as it should....

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no dealer has parts. guessing they feel we will get past 100000 miles before it fails.
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yup, same old run around for me too. My dealer service guy said if it's not leaking or whining loud at freeway speed that I'm good to go. Also no parts to fix problem. I think Ram is just hoping that many of us owners powertrain warranties expire before we start to experience leaking or whining rearends.
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no dealer has parts. guessing they feel we will get past 100000 miles before it fails.
There are parts out there, as there has been at least one member of the Forumz that got his truck fixed. I'm just guessing that they're not yet at our specific dealerships.

As for the mileage, I would ague that it doesn't matter, as it's a recall item. It's a known problem to them, so if it fails in any shape or manner, the fix is on them (in a perfect world)!


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since fiat became involved, i am not hopeful of a "perfect world".
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