RAM Brakes Commonly Asked Questions

How Do I Disengage the Parking Brake in My Ram 1500?

If you are having trouble determining how to disengage the packing brake in the Ram 1500, follow these simple steps. First, place your foot on the standard brake pedal and then pull the emergency brake lever to the left. The dashboard will show an indicator that the emergency brake is disengaged, allowing you to carry on.

What is the Proper way to Change the Brake Pads For a Ram 1500?

Ram Trucks can be maintained personally, and finding the proper and safe method for maintenance is highly important. In order to access the brake pads, drivers will need to remove the wheels from the back side. For additional steps follow this helpful video: https://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=neodfa_nnkk

What is the Average Cost for Rotors for My Ram 1500?

If you take your Ram 1500 to a certified dealership or repair shop, then the average pricing for rotor replacements ranges from $437 through $723. There are associated labor costs ranging from $132 through $167 and the price for parts can fall between $305 and $556.



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How to Replace the Brakes in a RAM

Replacing the Front Braking Parts of a Ram 1500

This video highlights the essential steps of how to replace the front brakes of a Ram 1500 model years 2009-2018. The method is similar across models and will prove to be useful for many Ram owners. If your truck is showing signs of wear and tear in the rotors of brake pads,...

Ram 1500 Rear Caliper Replacement: How-To

Brake calipers can wear down due to heavy use or even from weather damage. To ensure your brakes are working their best, check the calipers to see if they need replacing. This video will provide detailed instruction on how to replace a worn down caliper for the rear braking ...

Ram 1500 Brake Replacement: Rear Brake DIY Project

Do not fear the process of completing a brake change at home. With the right set of tools and a patient mind, you will find it easy to repair, replace, or upgrade your Ram's front braking system.

At Home Brake Pad and Rotor Replacement for a Ram 1500 Rear brakes- Check out this simple to follow guide to get you on the right path to an at-home brake change today! If your Ram is experiencing weaker brake performance, consider taking a look at the braking system to see if it is time for a change!

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Wednesday07:30 - 17:00

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About Laura Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Service Department

At Laura Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we want to be much more than just a dealership. We want to be there at every step of the automotive experience. That means providing great service at our Service Center. Whether you need an oil change, tire rotation and alignment or something more major like body repair, we can handle it.