Overall good product, was able to install with little trouble, very little trimming required. The 5 screws along the windshield were not at the correct angle going through the dash. With a little coaxing it worked. Dash boards lead a hard life. I refuse to put rug looking thing over the top on my dash.
After all, We all deserve to be heard and be proud to show our Dodge Ram trucks off with pride! Overall I love my new dash even though I've got to replace the bezel and cup holders still. Not one tear or stain in the seating. I will get the wording changed to a replacement dash top to help clarify the description. The manufacturer stated that they are handling this matter on a case by case basis. I finally got one of these the fit and finish was outstanding I painted mine camel tan it took the paint with no issues it did need some slight trimming here and there but not much! I will get the wording changed to a replacement dash top to help clarify the description.
I will remain a Mopar guy. At Andy's Auto Sport, we have a huge variety of Dodge Ram dash panels to ensure that you have every dash panel option available to you. If you've ruled out other causes and need to replace your dash light bulbs, you can find the right bulb at O'Reilly Auto Parts. I refuse to get taken on a defective part. Here I sit with my truck dash looking like crap. It had 130,000 miles on it My truck to date March 2015 has only 85,000 miles on it. But you had to reuse the old dash mounts and like most 2nd gen dashes they are just as brittle as the busted dash.
Yet, they were allowed to go through! I have noticed that they all have a decal located inside the dash panel itself that reads. Even if you warn them, or have them sign waiver. To install the replacement dashboard you will have to remove the front dash so you can slide the dashtop forward. This product was a tad bit misleading, it stated that it was a full replacement dash. You will receive what is pictured.
This definetly reduces the amount of screws you have to reinstall so take note, you will have leftover screws. The broken edges are sharp enough to cause cuts, and have in the past. This is the two door model. The 1998-01 Rams 1500, 2500, 3500 series come in a variety of colors. Right underneath the convex glass of the windshield they are exposed to intense sunlight which over time causes the dash board to warp, crack and fade.
I don't want to have any danger from flying pieces someday. 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. The contact stated that the vehicle's dashboard is detaching and deteriorating in clumps. May want to think when installing, that you will disturb other components that are prone to breaking when disturbed during removal and installation, get those part on order at the same time. I hope someone makes Dodge accountable to fixing this problem. I have other vehicles this age and older with great interior. 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.
I was taking off the old cruddy dash, left the new one on the floor, and when it was time to needing it, it was in all cracked and broken! Installation wasn't awful just time consuming. It has been bothering me, I have thought about about putting a cover or cap on it. Floors without any wear and tear. Owner Response: Thank you for taking the time to share your installation with us. Also here is the link of the one I installed:. Great prices and even better customer appreciation.
I don't mind the two tone as most cars have a two toned dash anyways. Take the rubber from around the a pillars off the original dash and adhere them to the new dash so that you get a clean finished look around the a pillar. The dash top is only available in black. Overall the product was nice and fit fairly well just a little bit of trimming. The dashboard had a cover glued to it when the vehicle was purchased to hide the damage. All the other holes lined up. The 02-05 Dodge truck will come as a two piece dash and is shipped in a extremely large box.