Dodge Ram 50 1989

Model Ram 50 made in 1989 by Dodge got 5 consumer complains as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference, among others things, to other and seat belts. There was one recall concerning seat belts .

Model 1989


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
95V103003CHRYSLER CORPORATIONfrom 01/01/1986 to 12/01/1991V (Vehicle)92000012/13/1995ODICHRYSLER GROUP LLC05/24/199505/24/1995
Defect SummaryThe front safety belt buckle release buttons can break. these red plastic release buttons are marked press. if a button breaks, pieces can fall into the buckle assembly causing the buckle to operate improperly.
Consequence SummaryThe safety belts would not provide adequate protection to an occupant in a vehicle crash.
Corrective SummaryOwners should promptly check the condition and operation of both front safety belt buckles and carefully inspect the red release button for any breaks or cracks. they should ensure that both buckles are operating properly by inserting each latch plate into its buckle, tugging on the belt to make sure the latch is securely locked, and then pressing the release button. the latch plate should pop out of the buckle when the button is pressed. if either release button shows a sign of breaking or cracking or if either buckle fails to operate properly, owners should promptly contact their authorized dealer to schedule an appointment to have the buckle replaced or repaired, free of charge. the manufacturer is developing a remedy designed to prevent failure of the buttons that are not currently broken.
NotesSystem: interior; seat belts; belt buckles.vehicle description: passenger, multi-purpose vehicles and light duty trucks equipped with safety belts made by takata corporation.note: if your vehicle is presented to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and the remedy is not provided free of charge within a reasonable time, please contact chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393.

Consumer Complaints

Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
 No summary listed for above vehicle. *ak
 Dealer refuses to fix center seat belt in the front when recall states dealer will replace front safety belts. *ak
 Seat belts could not be replaced as per recall after appointment was made.
 Recall does not apply to vehicle but seat belts are broken and are takata manufacturer offers no assistance. tt the latch plate cannot be inserted into the buckle, dealer looked up vin and stated there were no recalls. *slc
 The front passenger side seat belt buckle it will not lock . tt