RAM Brakes Commonly Asked Questions

What is the Average Lifespan of a Ram 1500's Brakes?

On average, drivers should expect their Ram 1500's brakes to last from 25,000 to 65,000 miles. This is based on individual usage of the truck. Heavy work usage may result in a lower average brake lifespan. Be sure to inspect brake pads and additional brake mechanisms about every 5,000 miles.

What is the Recommended Brake Fluid for a Ram 1500?

Ram recommends that drivers use Prestone 32-ounce DOT 3 fluid for their Ram 1500's brake system.

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.

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Sullivan

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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,...

Detailed Guide to Replace or Upgrade the Front Braking System and Rotors in a Ram 1500

If you are looking for customized performance for your Ram truck, then this video is for you. The easy-to-follow guide expressing all of the essential steps to brake swaps or upgrades will have you conducting your own change in no time. If you find that you have a need for h...

Multi Model Year Guide: Front Brake Upgrade Ram 1500

Upgrading the brakes on your Ram 1500 can make a huge difference for daily driving and work purposes. Pair the amazing power of the Ram 1500 with brand new brakes that keep you in control.

Major Upgrade for Ram 1500 Brake System- Here is a review of some aftermarket brakes that will greatly improve the performance of your Ram 1500's braking abilities. If your workhorse is experiencing some shortcomings in braking, then these upgrades are great options for you.

Laura Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Service Hours

Monday07:30 - 17:00

Tuesday07:30 - 17:00

Wednesday07:30 - 17:00

Thursday07:30 - 17:00

Friday07:30 - 17:00

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 Service Customers

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jake wallis 

Jamie was a great help at getting me the truck I needed and wanted. Definitely recommend her to help you with your vehicle buying experience.

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Rupsia K. 

We got to work with JD DeLong. He was awesome and very straightforward with everything we wanted to know. It made our experience pretty smooth as compared to a few other dealerships we'd visited. The process of test driving was pretty fast …

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Amanda Eaton 

Went in December 2020 to find a van. Sales person Mark helped us find the perfect one but it still needed work before we could get it. It took them a while to get it ready but they fixed every problem so when I was able to pick it up it was completely safe and clean for me and my family. Will definitely go back for another vehicle.

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Caligula Germanicus 

Purchased my ram 2500 from them in November. Nick P. Was my salesman and he and the financing dept where very helpful and communicative. I had the vehicle shipped all the way to New Jersey with no problems at all. I highly recommend …

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J Guerrant 

We had a wonderful experience with the Laura Dodge, Jeep dealer in Sullivan, MO. Our Salesperson was Dan Dell and he was superb at everything. Answered all of our questions and was really great to work with. The finance department, Don, …

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.