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Date: Oct. 21, 2002
Models: 1998 - 2002 (BR/BE) Ram Truck
NOTE: THIS BULLETIN APPLIES TO 1998 - 2002 (BR/BE) RAM TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH THE 24-VALVE CUMMINS DIESEL ENGINE (SALES CODE ETC OR ETH).
Owners of 1998 - 2002 (BR/BE) Ram Trucks equipped with the 24-valve Cummins diesel engine may experience an engine knock or rattle sound when climbing a long grade while towing a heavy trailer.
If the customer describes the Symptom/Condition, replace the thermostat as outlined in the service information available in MDS2, or as outlined in the appropriate service manual, in Section 7, Engine Coolant Thermostat - 5.9L Diesel.
NOTE. 05015708AC IS TO BE USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR THIS SERVICE BULLETIN. USE THERMOSTAT 05015708AB FOR ALL OTHER 24 VALVE CUMMINS THERMOSTAT REPAIRS NOT RELATED TO THIS BULLETIN.
Policy: Reimbursable within the Provisions of the warranty
Labor Operation No: 07-40-01-91 Replace Thermostat ....................0.5 Hrs.
Failure Code: P8 - New Part
Thanks to David Lovell for supplying this TSB information
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