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2006 Dodge Ram HD Engine Problems

51 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2006 Dodge Ram HD. 11 of these members (21.6%) have reported engine repairs for their car. A total of 16 engine repairs to 2006 Dodge Ram HDs--an average of 0.3 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2006 Dodge Ram HD repairs by problem area

Chart based on 74 repairs.

2006 Dodge Ram HD engine repair cost distribution

Chart based on 6 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2006 Dodge Ram HD

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43700 mi US $146 Total failure of head require new replacement. Detected failure by way of oil analysis. Mileage at failure was 41754. Repair successful. Engine would warm up no sign of any problem. Finally noticed gases escaping radiator when eng. cold. 
134540 C $130 Boost sensor failed. Replaced sensor 
132000   Adjusted valves and CP3 pump timing. 
147000 US $120 Exhaust pipe rotted out. Replaced defective pipe with SS and added a resonator. The entire exhaust is now a 5" SS system with a MBPR performance muffler and a resonator from FTE Diesel. 
103000 US $410 4th and 5th fuel line came loose and had to be replaced. 
106000   Serpentine belt and idle pulley had to be replaced 
93000 US $150 Check engine light came on. 

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2006 Dodge Ram HD 4-door

turbocharged 6-cylinder diesel manual 4WD

86180 mi C $400 Water pump. 

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2006 Dodge Ram HD 4-door

turbocharged 6-cylinder diesel automatic 4WD

40920 mi   Fuel rail pressure sensor BO 
42160   Another fuel rail pressure sensor failure, separate issue from earlier, replaced sensor. problem fixed. 
49600   ECM keeps shutting down, causing truck to stall. 
65720   Computer shuts truck down. Code says low voltage, however everything checks ok. 
12000 US $845 Leaking fuel line(s)(maybe), Both fuel lines replaced. 
38000   I noticed coolant under my wife's truck. It's under warranty (extended) but it's a $200 I tightened up some fittings & now I'm good. I won't do anything to the vehicle if it voids the warranty. 

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2006 Dodge Ram HD 4-door

turbocharged 6-cylinder automatic 4WD

88040 mi   replaced muffler 

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