DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Help Zone - Dodge Ram Problems, Complaints, & Solutions - Maintenance & Re > 4TH Generation Dodge Ram 2009+ Dodge Ram Trucks > Body & Interior


Notices

Body & Interior 4th Gen Dodge Ram Body & Interior Problems and Questions.


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #11  
Old 09-27-2010, 09:42 PM
Chubby Bruiser Chubby Bruiser is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Roscoe,Ill
Age: 53
Posts: 210
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Quad Cab
Trim Level: Big Horn
Color: Blue
Engine: 2009-2010 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 5
Rep:84
Chubby Bruiser will become famous soon enough
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by USAF ram View Post
Anyone else had problems with the chrome front bumper chipping. I was washing my truck today and noticed the chrome on the bumper is chipping. Its not rock chips cause there's no chips in the near by paint, or any where else for that matter.
.

I have some spots also. They are also going to look at the plastic molding coming loose from the lower part of the windshield.
__________________
Westin Nerf Bars, Mopar Chrome Bug Deflector, Mopar Mud Flaps, Mopar Slush Mats, Chubby Antenna, K&N Drop in Air Filter, Bosch Wiper Blades, Weathertech Vent Visors, Mopar Trailer Brake Controller, Reese Tow Package with Anti Sway Bars, B Pillar Black Tape Removed, Mopar Chrome Gas Door, Mods to come - 14 inch Mufflex, CAI, Headers, Michelin Tires, Chrome Bed Rails.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 09-27-2010, 11:29 PM
jmr's Avatar
jmr jmr is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Ofallon, MO
Posts: 376
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2014 RAM 1500 Express RC 2WD
Trim Level: Express Regular Cab
Color: Black
Engine: 2013-20?? 220ci (3.6L) Pentastar 305hp 269lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:74
jmr will become famous soon enough
Default

I wonder if you could have them replace it with a TRX bumper but just paint it body color? Going to a Sport bumper would be great but there are different brackets, foam backing a steel beam is needed too.
__________________

'14 RAM 1500 Express RC 2WD 3.6L 8SPD 3.55 W/LSD uConnect 5.0 Red Calipers, K&N Filter, 4" AirBox Intake Tube, Cabin Air Filter, Upper Glove Box, Hemi Dual Exhaust, Leather Steering Wheel w/Radio Controls, Mopar Bed Liner, Lund Genesis Tri-Fold Cover, 22MM OEM Rear Swaybar
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 09-28-2010, 01:09 AM
USAF ram's Avatar
USAF ram USAF ram is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Little Rock AR,
Age: 29
Posts: 262
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Ram 1500 RC
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Inferno Red
Engine: 2008-???? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:55
USAF ram will become famous soon enough
Default

im going to see the dealer tomorrow. I may shoot for the sport bumpers.

As for the TPMs i totally agree.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 09-28-2010, 01:22 AM
platinuminjected's Avatar
platinuminjected platinuminjected is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Fort McMurray Alberta
Age: 30
Posts: 7,790
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Brilliant Black
Rep Power: 9
Rep:713
platinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to beholdplatinuminjected is a splendid one to behold
Default

that suxs dude but like a couple of the guys said take it back to the dealer and get a whole new bumper out of it
__________________
MODS... tinted windows,cf dash kit,6000 k fogs and low beam,heavy duty rubber mud flaps,recon tails 3rd break,L.E.D liscenceplate,reverse lights,factory side steps,afe intake,bakflip toneau cover,magnaflow exhaust,diablo predator,33' trail grapplers,bilstein 5100's,laminx head/fogs,shorty antenna,
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 09-28-2010, 07:22 AM
inkdemon's Avatar
inkdemon inkdemon is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Cumming Ga
Age: 48
Posts: 236
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Dodge 1500
Trim Level: Big Horn
Color: Cool Vanilla
Engine: 2009-2010 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:37
inkdemon is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to inkdemon Send a message via Yahoo to inkdemon
Default

I have a ding already in my bumper. Thanks to trying to be nice and let our 16 year old daughter attempt to take a drive on a country road. What could go wrong? Oh yeah the property marker post!! Now Ya have me cautious on the chrome. Hope if it is an issue the dealer wont try saying that im outta luck from the ding!.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 09-29-2010, 03:57 AM
thewagon thewagon is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Sparks, NV
Posts: 197
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 RAM 1500 QC BigHorn
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Silver
Engine: 2009-2010 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:35
thewagon is on a distinguished road
Default

I wanted the chrome bumper and not a painted one for the specific reason of stone chipping the paint. I hope the chrome problem isn't a widespread issue.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 09-29-2010, 12:26 PM
USAF ram's Avatar
USAF ram USAF ram is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Little Rock AR,
Age: 29
Posts: 262
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Ram 1500 RC
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Inferno Red
Engine: 2008-???? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:55
USAF ram will become famous soon enough
Default

Got it fixed yesterday, but now my truck is making a weird noise. It sounds like the squeak of a dry bearing. idk.
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 09-29-2010, 12:50 PM
inkdemon's Avatar
inkdemon inkdemon is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Cumming Ga
Age: 48
Posts: 236
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Dodge 1500
Trim Level: Big Horn
Color: Cool Vanilla
Engine: 2009-2010 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:37
inkdemon is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to inkdemon Send a message via Yahoo to inkdemon
Default

THey replace it? Squeekin huh? From bumper? Or the side step/nerf bars? mine loosened dealer tightened em and went away
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 09-30-2010, 01:15 AM
USAF ram's Avatar
USAF ram USAF ram is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Little Rock AR,
Age: 29
Posts: 262
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Ram 1500 RC
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Inferno Red
Engine: 2008-???? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:55
USAF ram will become famous soon enough
Default

Not sure what they did, but its fixed and thats all i care about. Im not sure what the squeak is, but it doesn't start til about 45mph.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 09-30-2010, 01:36 AM
GTyankee's Avatar
GTyankee GTyankee is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member

 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: San Diego East County, Ca
Posts: 18,514
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 2X4
Trim Level: quad cab SLT
Color: sunburst orange pearl
Rep Power: 19
Rep:2608
GTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond reputeGTyankee has a reputation beyond repute
Default

i can hear the service writer now...

they all do that
believe me, when the design team drew it up & the engineers built it, they didn't mess up so that they ALL do it, the first vehicle off the line would not have passed Quality Control
__________________
Ram 1500 SLT Quad cab, 5.7 HEMI(R) MDS VCT, 5 speed auto 545RFE, 3.55 differential gears, 18" Magnaflow muffler, EGR bug deflector, Bushwacker fender flares, customized Nfab nerf bars, CB radio, Autonet wi-fi router, custom soft tonneau cover, Line_X bedliner, DEBO Step, build date 10/15/08 a Wednesday built vehicle
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:07 AM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum