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  1. S

    Can’t clear ABS Light, Traction Control, Check Engine Lights

    I have a 2021 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn eTorque, and when I changed the battery recently I got lights for ABS, Traction Control and Check Engine. I owned a 2019 1500 and I’ve seen the lights same lights come on after a battery replacement but they would clear shortly after. With the 2021...
  2. Iridium

    Rough Country grille LED question

    So I just finished installing the led grille lights, the ones that are beside the RAM logo* after testing them and finishing up routing the wiring I reconnected them and now I ended up with a check engine light:/ truck runs smooth no issues only thing I noticed is when pressing the start button...
  3. Esookma

    Used Etorque Generator Programming Issue.

    Has anyone on here had any experience replacing a Etorque generator with a used one? I recently had mine go out (sounded like a bad bearing) so I called the dealership and the part was backordered. Couldn't afford to have my truck out of service for weeks so I went searching and found a used...
  4. 007longbeach

    eTorque 5.7 2023 Ram 1500 water pump stretch belt

    Wife's 2023 Ram 1500 with the eTorque 5.7 just broke the smaller of the two belts, specifically the stretch belt that run the water pump off the crankshaft. Less than 10k miles. Pulley looks to be straight and undamaged. Water pump spins freely. Coolant level was good. Basically no reason...
  5. naterizzle

    2 great options - help!

    I'm eyeing 2 RAM trucks that are comparable, but much different under the hood. Will be our new daily driver and we typically do 250-300 miles/week mixed between city, 45mph backroads, and 80mph freeway. Haul motorcycles, etc. Don’t tow very often, so not part of our factoring. Would love some...
  6. 31RamIt

    e-Torque PCM Swap

    Bought a used PCM to unlock for a spare. Don't think it was from an e-torque model. P/N: 68434933AA is listed on the PCM. Online it says that doesn't fit my etorque truck; however, it fits a normal one. I assume I need a PCM from an e-torque truck to swap...? also, how do I unlock my radio...
  7. J

    2023 Ram MPG Upgrades - Hemi E-torque

    Has anyone actually had any luck with upgrades that make a difference in MPG? I know the biggest factor is the driver, and I also know most cars may benefit from a throttle body spacer, cold air intake, tuner, and sometimes exhaust. With all that said, has anyone actually installed anything and...
  8. D

    Loss of Power after Auto Start/Stop

    I've searched and cannot find a post about this exact issue, so apologies if this has already been covered. I have a 2023 RAM 1500 Crew 4WD w/ the 3.6 and eTorque. I have had a few issues but this one is concerning after only 1000 miles. Twice on different occasions after coming to a complete...
  9. cmejatt

    Direct muffler replacement

    So I’m torn on which muffler replacement to get Figure I would ask on this forum for some help. 1. Carven CR1012 2. B2 Fabrication Round Muffler 3. Flowmaster Outlaw 3” 4. Solo Performance MR Any other I’m missing from list? Which one y’all recommend? I’m not ready to do a full Catback yet. I...
  10. volckano

    Squeal on startup?

    Hey y'all, I recently purchased a 2019 Ram 1500 Laramie with a 5.7L Hemi V8 eTorque, and it has around 50,000 miles on it. Lately, I've been noticing a squealing noise during some of my startups, but both the dealer and I have been unable to pinpoint the source of the issue or the sound...
  11. Tesla

    eTorque vs non-eTorque? Purchased a Flame Red Night Edition to replace my 19 Laramie Night Edition.

    Bought a Flame Red Laramie Night Edition today to replace my current truck and it is arriving next week. My current truck has the Off-Road Group and HEMI (non-eTorque), the Flame Red I bought today does not have the ORG and is an eTorque. Is there a noticeable difference in the drive without...
  12. C

    2021 ram hemi etorque battery issues

    I have a 2021 ram 1500 etorque and have had my truck battery completely die on me within 8 hrs, it’s now happened 5 times and intermittent , took into shop and they flashed software but issue still occurring any one else have this issue thanks
  13. U

    Potential First Time Ram Owner Debating on Trim Levels

    I've owned trucks for about 25 years including half tons Ford, GM, Toyota, and Nissan. I've also owned a mid-sided Frontier. I've never owned a Mopar product. Recently decided to look into getting a used 5th gen as I've heard so much about the nice ride and just want to try out the only major...
  14. BobK

    Noise from eTorque - My Experience

    Just wanted to share an experience I had recently. Slowly over about a months time, started hearing a high pitched wining noise from under the hood when at low speeds getting louder and louder. Usually 20mph or under. One day started the truck and noise was going up and down much louder...
  15. redriderbob

    Ram Will Send The New 2023 Ram 1500 ‘Built To Serve’ EMS Edition To Canada Too!

    Ram Will Send The New 2023 Ram 1500 ‘Built To Serve’ EMS Edition To Canada Too! New Emergency Medical Services Model Will Start At $65,335 CAD... Ram Canada has announced that the second installment of its ‘Built To Serve’ first-responder series will also be reaching the “Great White North”...
  16. jonscheer92

    Time to replace the crank pully?

    I heard a squeaking from my engine the other day and after investigating I think its coming from my crank pully , see the video I took. The belts look fine and the other pullies look good too, but the crank pully looked a little wobbly to me and the noise seemed to get louder the closer I got to...
  17. Cliffrunner88

    Truck Shuts Off During Acceleration? Need Advice

    Hi all, I'm not sure if this is the right location or if this has been discussed before. I did a quick search and did not find a related thread but I'm not sure how to characterize my issue/question and am looking for some help on an issue before going to the dealership and them telling me...
  18. GoTide

    Ram 1500 Laramie GT and Limited

    Hello all. I'm new to the forum. First post. I've searched for the GT but do not see any posts out there, so pardon me if I missed it. I'm at the ready to order phase. (from MD. who else!) I've narrowed it down to the Ram 1500 Laramie GT Night Edition with the Level 2 Package and Advanced Safety...
  19. H

    2021 Big Horn 5.7L eTorque 121 miles

    SITUATION: So my truck was just delivered to the dealership last week from the manufacturer. On my way home I mashed the gas and I heard a minor bang then the battery wasn't charging anymore. I turn the truck off then back on then it charges normal again. Mash the gas and it happens again...
  20. RebeliousRam

    Air conditioning confirmed from tech that it sucks and there’s no work around.

    Hey all, I know its been talked about throughout various forums and threads. But who else has been having issues with their 5th Gen’s AC?? I’ve taken mine in twice now (2020 Ram Rebel) first time was the system not cool enough on max settings during the hotter months here in Sacramento. Second...