Dodge D250 1993

Dodge D250 1993 model

Engine [L]CylindersTransmissionDriveEstimate MPG (city/highway/combined)Unadjusted MPG (city/highway/combined)FuelFuel costClassRelease date
( 3.9L) 6Lockup/automatic, 3 gearsRWD15/17/1516/21/18Regular$ 120112920901
( 3.9L) 6Manual, 5 gearsRWD13/17/1514/22/17Regular$ 120112920901
( 5.2L) 8Lockup/automatic, 4 gearsRWD13/17/1414/21/17Regular$ 128512920901
( 5.2L) 8Manual, 5 gearsRWD13/17/1515/21/17Regular$ 120112920901
( 5.9L) 8Lockup/automatic, 4 gearsRWD12/16/1414/21/16Regular$ 128512920901
( 5.9L) 8Manual, 5 gearsRWD11/15/1313/19/15Regular$ 138412920901
( 5.9L) 8Lockup/automatic, 4 gearsRWD12/15/1313/20/15Regular$ 138419920901

Dodge D250 1993 investigations


NHTSA IDManufacturerDate openDate closeSubjectRecall campaign
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
PE93054CHRYSLER GROUP LLC05/27/199312/29/1993POOR BRAKE PERFORMANCE
 There is no summary currently available

Dodge D250 1993 Consumer Complaints


Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
06/01/1996109/01/1993
 Unknown intermittent electrical failure causing cruise control, speedometer, air conditioning, alternator indicator and overdrive to fail. mjs
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - BATTERY
03/15/1995
 When starting the engine battery exploded, electrical short ( battery 28 months olds). tt
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - COOLING SYSTEM - RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
07/01/1998103/01/1996
 Intercooler/charge air radiator would not hold pressure due to metal pitted/ corroded. mjs
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - EXHAUST SYSTEM
09/28/19993009/01/1992
 No summary listed in above vehicle. *ak
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES - DOORS - LATCH
07/02/20071060001
 Driver side door does not latch properly/securely. truck door does not secure properly and can come open during driving. permanent repair being sought by consumer. *tr
PARKING BRAKE - CONVENTIONAL
09/28/19993009/01/1992
 No summary listed in above vehicle. *ak
11/11/1996109/10/1992
 Emergency brake sheet metal fractured, posing risk of emergency brake pedal pushing through firewall.
PARKING BRAKE - CONVENTIONAL - MECHANICAL - LINKAGE AND CABLE
03/15/1997
 Emergency brakes: parked vehicle on downhill, left engine running, put emergency brake on, heard a click and vehicle was rolling downhill, retainer clip allowed cable to come out of arm. clip did not break, just came out. *ak
POWER TRAIN - AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
08/26/1998107/01/1993
 Dodge failed to notify me of safety and emission recalls
 Diesel engine produces to much torque which causes the automatic transmission to fail. *ak
POWER TRAIN - AXLE ASSEMBLY - AXLE SHAFT - SEAL
12/18/1995
 Rear inner axle seals continue blowout, causing a loss of brakes, replace 5 times. tt
SEATS
08/26/1998107/01/1993
 Dodge failed to notify me of safety and emission recalls
SEATS - FRONT ASSEMBLY - RECLINER
 The captain's seat hinge broke, took consumer's call, dealer told consumer that vehile is out of warranty . *ak
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR - ANTILOCK
08/26/1998107/01/1993
 Dodge failed to notify me of safety and emission recalls
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR - DISC - ROTOR
06/28/199502/26/1994
 Front end of vehicle vibrates when brakes are applied. rotors wear excessively and need replacing approximately every 6,000 miles.
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - ANTILOCK
09/28/19993009/01/1992
 No summary listed in above vehicle. *ak
10/13/1996106/10/1993
 Rear antilock brakes failed.
 When the brakes are applied the vehicle would go 20 to 30 feet before the brakes would actually kick in and at any speed when making a sudden stop. *ak
 When applying abs brakes first thing in the morning, the rear brakes lock up. *ak
09/01/1996
 Abs brake failure, yellow light came on and pedal went the floor, replaced power brake booster, also master cylinder failure. *ak
04/01/1994
 Abs holds and releases, vehicle continues to move. *ak
 #pe93-054 when stopping in emergency the brake released it doesn't stop have abs anti-lock brake . tt
01/01/1994
 Virbration in front when applying brakes at high way speed, replace calipers and pad, rotors (abs on front). tt
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
12/12/1996
 While driving applied the brakes and the vehicle would not stop. this happens in cold weather mostly. *ak
10/13/19960
 When driving at a about 35mph, tried to panic stop, had no rear brakes for about 1-2 seconds, no injures. *ak
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DISC - ROTOR
07/06/1997109/01/1993
 Rotors turned, causing pulsation. mjs
 Rotors were warped and had to be replaced. tt
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DRUM - WHEEL CYLINDERS
07/06/1997109/01/1993
 Brakes locking up due to failure, replacement of wheel cylinders and brake shoes. mjs
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - MASTER CYLINDER
09/01/1996
 Abs brake failure, yellow light came on and pedal went the floor, replaced power brake booster, also master cylinder failure. *ak
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - POWER ASSIST - VACUUM
09/01/1996
 Abs brake failure, yellow light came on and pedal went the floor, replaced power brake booster, also master cylinder failure. *ak
STEERING - COLUMN
10/01/1998
 Consumer has 3 1993 d250 vehicles and 1 1993 d350 vehicle. all have the same problem at every 60,000 miles the slip joint in the steering column wears out, causing more slack in the steering system which may cause loss of steering control. please provide all the vin# and mileage. *ak
STEERING - GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
03/01/1997103/01/1996
 Steering gear box failed due to leaking seals. mjs
1
 Steering gear (frame to gear reinforcement bracket) broke due to rust.
01/04/19951
 Steering box gears and seals are out; wheels jumped back and forth; caused loss of vehicle control. tt
STEERING - HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
07/29/1997109/01/1993
 Power steering unit failed. mjs
STEERING - WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
06/09/1997109/01/1993
 Lower steering coupler failed. mjs
05/07/1996
 The steering column coupling breaks and causes the driver to lose steering control.please describe.
STRUCTURE
06/07/1995
 Spot welds hold bed to frame of the truck are tearing the bed. tt
STRUCTURE - FRAME AND MEMBERS
08/26/1998107/01/1993
 Dodge failed to notify me of safety and emission recalls
SUSPENSION - FRONT - CONTROL ARM - LOWER BALL JOINT
07/29/1997109/01/1993
 Lower right front ball joint failed. mjs
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
07/06/1997209/01/1993
 Cruise control failed on two occasions, replaced once then clock spring replaced to remedy. mjs
08/26/1998107/01/1993
 Dodge failed to notify me of safety and emission recalls
09/20/1996105/01/1993
 Accelerator linkage fell off.
VISIBILITY - WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER - LINKAGES
10/19/200771000107/01/1993
 10/19/2007 in washington driving down i 5 in rain storm windshield wipers stop moving . almost impossible to see roadway moved off to side and waited for rain to let up. proceeded home and removed wiper motor to find nylon bushing connecting motor and wiper blade crank arm had disintegrated allowing the crank to fall off. *jb