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Old 08-21-2013, 11:21 PM
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On 8/16/13, I took delivery of my new 2013 1500 Big horn. So far I love the truck and have nothing negative to say about it. Until on 8/19/13, I pull into my driveway with steam coming out from under the hood. I get out and noticed the anitfreeze was just pouring out the bottom of the radiator area. Called the dealer up, and had them tow it to their shop. The dealer tells me that they have to order me a new radiator, that it was a manufacturers defect. I owned the truck for three days and already tapping into that warranty. Hopefully this isn't a early omen.
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Old 08-21-2013, 11:47 PM
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I'd just chalk it up to crap happening. Don't let it keep you from enjoying a nice truck.
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Old 08-22-2013, 12:02 AM
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First time I've hear of this one. Look at this way, it was a clear cut issue and Ego is right, spit happens.
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Old 08-22-2013, 12:26 AM
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On 8/16/13, I took delivery of my new 2013 1500 Big horn. So far I love the truck and have nothing negative to say about it. Until on 8/19/13, I pull into my driveway with steam coming out from under the hood. I get out and noticed the anitfreeze was just pouring out the bottom of the radiator area. Called the dealer up, and had them tow it to their shop. The dealer tells me that they have to order me a new radiator, that it was a manufacturers defect. I owned the truck for three days and already tapping into that warranty. Hopefully this isn't a early omen.
Did they give you something to ride around in until the new order comes in?
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Old 08-22-2013, 12:50 AM
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Always a few problems, should be a easy fix.
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Old 08-22-2013, 08:18 AM
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That's what warranty is for. Mechanics (like me) love warranty. When Chrysler screws me on how much a job pays, I screw them 3 times harder.

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Dont feel bad mines in the shop for other reasons. Crap happens I guess.
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Old 08-22-2013, 04:43 PM
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At least you got 3 days.
I had my 13 Laramie just over 24 hours when the 8.4 inch NAV/Radio system stopped working and went totally black.
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i wish my wife had a warranty......
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