Territories or Internationally due to the high cost to ship. As with any aftermarket parts there were some difficulties. Some of those just don't understand and want it replaced out of your pocket. The vehicle was taken to the dealer and they stated that the entire dashboard needed to be replaced. Overall I love my new dash even though I've got to replace the bezel and cup holders still.
We recommend using a rat tail file after inspecting with a small mirror to determine which of the air bag tabs are not wanting to seat properly. The current and failure mileages were 125,000. It got all in the air vents and caused problems. Bought a new battery; I didn't need if not for that cracked, broken dash. It had 130,000 miles on it My truck to date March 2015 has only 85,000 miles on it. This problem started back in 2007 and with some small hairline cracks. I will get the wording changed to a replacement dash top to help clarify the description.
I just got rid of my other cars upon retiring and bought used Ford Escape. Some companies are selling a replacement top dash with a 1 year warranty. It isn't bad but it's obvious it isn't the original. I think it's time for Chrysler to hear their consumers before they lose many to other brands. Both my friends 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 and my 1999 Ram had cracked dash.
It has been bothering me, I have thought about about putting a cover or cap on it. We cannot ship this part to U. It took me approximately 4 hours to remove old dash and replace with the new. Most replacements are in stock and normally can ship within 2-4 working days. The dash top is only available in black. It really gives a personal touch and makes you feel like a valued customer even if it is just candy and decals hahahaha. Your dash board is the centerpiece of your interior.
I refuse to get taken on a defective part. Bought this to replace my busted dash. I have been looking into either a replacement or a Dash Cap cover. The 5 screws along the windshield were not at the correct angle going through the dash. The dash top is only available in black. You can also go in and finesse the louvers that are cut into the plastic at an angle to get them looking more finished.
The manufacturer stated that they are handling this matter on a case by case basis. He is worried that the air bags will not deploy because of the failing dashboard. Treat your interior right with a brand new dash panel. But it needs a more clear description of what the product is. I believe that this should be considered a defective product and that the manufacturer should stand by their product , recall this faulty dashboard and replace it with an aftermarket part that will not have the same problem.
We list it as a replacement dash because many customers call and ask if it is an overlay that goes over the existing broken dash. Surely the Corporation knew first hand how low the standards were in Mexico at the time these dash panels were manufactured. But you had to reuse the old dash mounts and like most 2nd gen dashes they are just as brittle as the busted dash. The 1998-01 Rams 1500, 2500, 3500 series come in a variety of colors. You have to paint to match if you are worried about it. I hope this video helps! Here at Andy's Auto Sport we have a full range of Dodge Ram dash panels from all of the leading brands, so when it comes time to give your interior a face lift you will find the perfect dash panel in our lineup.
This definetly reduces the amount of screws you have to reinstall so take note, you will have leftover screws. The engine size was unknown. Products and prices subject to change without notice. Installation wasn't awful just time consuming. Installing a new dash to replace the broken - cracked dash in a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Sport. The 02-05 Dodge truck will come as a two piece dash and is shipped in a extremely large box.