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Old 03-23-2013, 01:21 AM
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I just recently bought a 2004 Dodge Ram Hemi 4wd. Its the SLT quad cab. Its a amazing truck alot of torque. I got it for 4k under blue book value. I only have a few problems with it. Sometimes the passenger side window wont roll down via passenger controls. Cruise dont work sometimes. And the front of the power seat doesnt lift up. What do yall figure is wrong and how much to fix them? I love this truck. How much life does it have left at 130k miles? 200k life span?
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I can't help with the trucks issues but I'm sure that other members here with any know-how will chime in. I do know that if you treat your truck decent and do your maintenance, it will most definitely have more than a 200k mile life!
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Check the wiring where it goes through the doors, sometimes those get pinched (or your switch may be bad). Sounds like your seat has a bad motor. Does everything on els eon the seat work?
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Common problem with the seat motors, but try the square knob and see if it will lift the whole seat, if it does, its the switch, which is also a common problem. The door switch is likely a switch and not wiring, you'd blow a fuse if it we're grounding out before the motor.

Cruise could be a host of things, start at the switch and work your way through the system.
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I just recently bought a 2004 Dodge Ram Hemi 4wd. Its the SLT quad cab. Its a amazing truck alot of torque. I got it for 4k under blue book value. I only have a few problems with it. Sometimes the passenger side window wont roll down via passenger controls. Cruise dont work sometimes. And the front of the power seat doesnt lift up. What do yall figure is wrong and how much to fix them? I love this truck. How much life does it have left at 130k miles? 200k life span?
I had the same problem with my passenger window on my 2003. What it was the window switch and the wiring harness on the passenger side window were making poor contact. What I did was slightly bend the contacts on the wiring harness and re-connected them. That work, no more problems with the window. Just remember to bend them just slightly. Too much of a bend will not allow the harness and switch to re-connect.
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As for the cruise, I had where it would and would not work. It turned out to be the front ABS speed sensor. Hope that helps.
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