2011 RAM Chassis Cab Owner's Manual

2011 RAM Chassis Cab owners manual
Year:
2011
Make:
RAM
Model:
Chassis Cab
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
7.38 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
4
INTRODUCTION
5
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL
5
WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS
7
VAN CONVERSIONS/CAMPERS
7
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
7
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
8
Wireless Ignition Node (WIN) — If Equipped
13
Key Fob
14
Removing Key Fob From Ignition
15
Replacement Keys
18
Customer Key Programming
18
Rearming of the System
19
To Arm the System
19
To Disarm the System
20
To Unlock the Doors
21
To Lock the Doors
23
Remote Open Window Feature — If Equipped
24
Using the Panic Alarm
25
Programming Additional Transmitters
25
Transmitter Battery Replacement
25
Manual Door Locks
30
Power Door Locks — If Equipped
31
Power Windows – If Equipped
35
Lap/Shoulder Belts
39
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
47
Center Lap Belts
47
Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR) Mode – If Equipped
48
Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlertĥ)
49
Seat Belts and Pregnant Women
50
Seat Belt Extender
50
Driver and Right Front Passenger Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) – Airbag
50
Airbag System Components
52
Advanced Front Airbag Features
52
Airbag Deployment Sensors and Controls
55
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
60
Child Restraints
61
Transporting Passengers
73
Exhaust Gas
74
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside the Vehicle
74
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside the Vehicle
77
Inside Day/Night Mirror
82
Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
83
Outside Mirrors
83
Outside Mirrors Folding Feature
84
Power Mirrors — If Equipped
85
Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
86
Illuminated Vanity Mirror — If Equipped
86
“Slide-On-Rod” Features of Sun Visor — If Equipped
87
Operation
91
Phone Call Features
99
Uconnect™ Phone Features
101
Advanced Phone Connectivity
106
Things You Should Know About Your Uconnect™ Phone
108
Voice Command System Operation
119
Commands
120
Manual Seat Adjuster — If Equipped
124
Manual Reclining Seats — If Equipped
125
Head Restraints
127
Power Seats — If Equipped
128
Power Lumbar — If Equipped
131
Heated Seats — If Equipped
131
Ventilated Seats — If Equipped
134
Setting Memory Positions and Linking RKE Transmitter to Memory
136
Memory Position Recall
137
To Disable a RKE Transmitter Linked to Memory
138
Self-Limiting Control
138
Driver Easy Exit and Easy Entry Control
139
Headlights
142
Automatic Headlights
142
Headlight Delay
143
Parking Lights and Panel Lights
143
Fog Lights — If Equipped
143
Interior Lights
144
Cargo Light
145
Lights-on Reminder
145
Battery Saver
145
Daytime Running Lights — If Equipped
146
Windshield Wipers
147
Windshield Washers
148
Mist Feature
149
Adjustment
151
To Activate
154
To Set a Desired Speed
154
Deactivating Electronic Speed Control
154
To Resume Speed
154
Varying The Speed Setting
155
Courtesy/Reading Lights
156
ELECTRICAL POWER OUTLETS
158
CIGAR LIGHTER AND ASH RECEIVER — IF EQUIPPED
161
Front Instrument Panel Cupholders — (40–20–40 Seats)
163
Front Instrument Panel Cupholders — Floor Storage Bin
164
Glove Box Storage
165
Door Storage
166
Center Storage Compartment — If Equipped
167
Seatback Storage
169
Storage (Regular Cab)
170
Storage and Seats (Crew Cab)
170
Rear Window Defroster
172
Power Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
173
Manual Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
173
UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
174
INSTRUMENT PANEL FEATURES
177
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — BASE
178
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — PREMIUM
179
Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) Displays
196
Distance To Empty (DTE)
201
EVIC Average Fuel Economy
202
Trip Functions
202
Vehicle Info (Customer Information Features)
203
Units
203
Compass / Temperature Display
204
Operating Instructions (Voice Command System) — If Equipped
211
Operating Instructions — Radio Mode
212
Operation Instructions — CD MODE For CD And MP3 Audio Play
215
Notes on Playing MP3 Files
217
Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode
220
RSC)
221
Operating Instructions — Radio Mode
221
Operation Instructions — CD MODE for CD and MP3 Audio Play
227
Notes On Playing MP3 Files
229
LIST Button (CD Mode for MP3 Play)
231
INFO Button (CD Mode for MP3 Play)
231
Connecting The iPodĥ
237
Using This Feature
237
Controlling The iPodĥ Using Radio Buttons
238
Play Mode
238
System Activation
241
Electronic Serial Number/Sirius Identification Number (ESN/SID)
242
Selecting Uconnect™ Multimedia (Satellite) Mode
242
Satellite Antenna
242
Reception Quality
243
Operating Instructions - Uconnect™ Multimedia (Satellite) Mode
243
Radio Operation
246
CD Player
247
CD/DVD DISC MAINTENANCE
247
Manual Heating and Air Conditioning System
249
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) — If Equipped
253
Summer Operation
257
Winter Operation
258
Vacation/Storage
258
Window Fogging and Frosting
258
Outside Air Intake
258
Operating Tips
259
Normal Starting
264
Automatic Transmission
264
If Engine Fails To Start
265
After Starting
266
Key Ignition Park Interlock
268
Brake/Transmission Shift Interlock System
268
Brake/Transmission Interlock Manual Override
268
Manually Shifted Transfer Case – If Equipped
275
Shifting Procedure – Manually Shifted Transfer Case
278
Transfer Case Position Indicator Light
279
Electronically Shifted Transfer Case (Four-Position Switch) – If Equipped
279
Shifting Procedure
283
LIMITED-SLIP DIFFERENTIAL
285
Flowing/Rising Water
287
Power Steering Fluid Check
290
Dual Rear Wheel Models Only
293
Tire Markings
295
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
299
Tire Terminology and Definitions
300
Tire Pressure
305
Tire Inflation Pressures
306
Radial Ply Tires
310
Tire Spinning
310
Tread Wear Indicators
311
Life of Tire
311
Replacement Tires
312
SUPPLEMENTAL TIRE PRESSURE INFORMATION — IF EQUIPPED
314
TIRE CHAINS
314
Reformulated Gasoline
319
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
319
E-85 Usage In Non-Flex Fuel Vehicles
320
MMT In Gasoline
320
Materials Added To Fuel
321
Fuel System Cautions
321
Common Towing Definitions
327
Trailer Hitch Classification
330
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
331
Trailer and Tongue Weight
331
Towing Requirements
332
Before Plowing
342
Snowplow Prep Package Model Availability
342
Over the Road Operation With Snowplow Attached
343
Operating Tips
343
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
345
Recreational Towing – Two-Wheel Drive Models
346
Recreational Towing – Four-Wheel Drive Models
346
WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES
356
3500 Models — If Equipped
358
Preparations For Jacking
359
Jacking Instructions
359
Preparations for Jump-Start
368
Jump-Starting Procedure
369
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
371
Four-Wheel Drive Vehicles
373
Two-Wheel Drive Vehicles
374
MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE
376
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
379
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
380
REPLACEMENT PARTS
381
Engine Oil
383
Engine Oil Filter
385
Engine Air Cleaner Filter
385
Maintenance-Free Battery
386
Air Conditioner Maintenance
388
Front Prop Shaft Lubrication – Four-Wheel Drive Models
389
Body Lubrication
389
Windshield Wiper Blades
390
Adding Washer Fluid
390
Exhaust System
391
Cooling System
393
Brake System
399
Rear Axle And 4x4 Front Driving Axle Fluid Level
401
Transfer Case
402
Automatic Transmission
403
Totally Integrated Power Module
411
VEHICLE STORAGE
416
Dual or Quad Headlamp/Front Park and Turn Signal – If Equipped
417
Fog Lamps – If Equipped
419
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL) With Cargo Lamp
420
Cab Top Clearance Lamps – If Equipped
421
Engine
424
Chassis
425
MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES
426
5.7L Gas Engine
427
Required Maintenance Intervals
429
Prepare For The Appointment
446
Prepare A List
446
Chrysler Group LLC Customer Center
447
Chrysler Canada Inc. Customer Center
447
In Mexico contact:
447
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
448
Service Contract
448
WARRANTY INFORMATION
449
In the 50 United States and Washington, D.C.
449
In Canada
450
Treadwear
452
Traction Grades
452
Temperature Grades
453

FAQ about the 2011 RAM Chassis Cab Manual

What contains the 2011 Chassis Cab manual?

The RAM Chassis Cab owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by RAM to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the RAM Chassis Cab. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a RAM Chassis Cab 2011 owner's manual:

  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Best practice for driving your RAM Chassis Cab
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity

Where to download the 2011 RAM Chassis Cab Owners Manual?

The RAM Chassis Cab owner manual for the 2011 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the RAM Chassis Cab year 2011 free?

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The RAM Chassis Cab (2011) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2011 is available in English.

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