2022 RAM Chassis Cab Owner's Manual

2022 RAM Chassis Cab owners manual
Year:
2022
Make:
RAM
Model:
Chassis Cab
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
20.18 MB

Table of Contents

- INTRODUCTION
11
SYMBOLS KEY
12
VAN CONVERSIONS/CAMPERS
12
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
12
SYMBOL GLOSSARY
13
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE
17
KEYS
17
Key Fob
17
To Lock/Unlock The Doors
17
Key Left Vehicle Feature
18
Replacing The Battery In The Key Fob
18
Programming And Requesting Additional Key Fobs
19
SENTRY KEY
20
IGNITION SWITCH
20
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ Ignition
20
REMOTE START — IF EQUIPPED (GASOLINE)
22
How To Use Remote Start
22
To Exit Remote Start Mode
23
Remote Start Front Defrost Activation — If Equipped
23
Remote Start Comfort Systems — If Equipped
23
Remote Start Windshield Wiper De–Icer Activation — If Equipped
23
Remote Start Abort Message
24
REMOTE START — IF EQUIPPED (DIESEL)
24
How To Use Remote Start
24
VEHICLE SECURITY SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
25
To Arm The System
25
To Disarm The System
25
Rearming Of The System
25
Security System Manual Override
25
DOORS
26
Manual Door Locks
26
Power Door Locks — If Equipped
26
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Passive Entry (If Equipped)
27
Automatic Unlock Doors On Exit — If Equipped
28
Automatic Door Locks — If Equipped
28
Child-Protection Door Lock — If Equipped
29
STEERING WHEEL
29
Tilt Steering Column
29
Heated Steering Wheel — If Equipped
30
UCONNECT VOICE RECOGNITION — IF EQUIPPED
30
Introducing Voice Recognition
30
Basic Voice Commands
30
Get Started
31
Additional Information
31
DRIVER MEMORY SETTINGS — IF EQUIPPED
31
Programming The Memory Feature
32
Linking And Unlinking The Remote Keyless Entry Key Fob To Memory
32
Memory Position Recall
32
SEATS
33
Manual Front Seat Adjustment
33
Manual Front Seat Forward/Rearward Adjustment
33
Manual Front Seat Recline Adjustment
33
40-20-40 Front Bench Seat — If Equipped
34
Power Driver Seat Adjustment — If Equipped
34
Adjusting The Seat Forward Or Rearward
34
Adjusting The Seat Up Or Down
34
Tilting The Seat Up Or Down
34
Reclining The Seatback
34
Power Lumbar — If Equipped
35
Easy Entry/Exit Seat
35
Heated Seats — If Equipped
35
Front Heated Seats
36
Rear Heated Seats
36
Ventilated Seats — If Equipped
36
Front Ventilated Seats
36
Head Restraints
37
Front Head Restraints
37
Front Head Restraint Removal
38
Rear Head Restraints
38
Rear Head Restraint Removal
39
DRIVER ADJUSTABLE PEDALS — IF EQUIPPED
39
MIRRORS
40
Inside Rearview Mirror
40
Manual Mirror — If Equipped
40
Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
40
Automatic Dimming Mirror With Rear View Camera Display — If Equipped
40
Digital Rearview Mirror — If Equipped
41
Illuminated Vanity Mirror — If Equipped
41
“Slide-On-Rod” Features Of Sun Visor — If Equipped
42
Outside Mirrors
42
Power Mirrors — If Equipped
42
Power Folding Outside Mirrors For Standard And Trailer Tow — If Equipped
43
Power Convex Mirror Switch — If Equipped
43
Trailer Towing Mirrors
44
Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
44
Tilt Side Mirrors In Reverse — If Equipped
44
Outside Mirrors Folding Feature
45
UNIVERSAL GARAGE DOOR OPENER (HOMELINK®) — IF EQUIPPED
45
Before You Begin Programming HomeLink®
45
Erasing All The HomeLink® Channels
46
Identifying Whether You Have A Rolling Code Or Non-Rolling Code Device
46
Programming HomeLink® To A Garage Door Opener
46
Programming HomeLink® To A Miscellaneous Device
47
Reprogramming A Single HomeLink® Button
47
Canadian/Gate Operator Programming
47
Security
48
Troubleshooting Tips
48
EXTERIOR LIGHTS
49
Headlight Switch
49
Multifunction Lever
49
Daytime Running Lights (DRLs)
50
High/Low Beam Switch
50
Automatic High Beam Headlamp Control — If Equipped
50
Flash-To-Pass
50
Automatic Headlights — If Equipped
50
Directional LED Headlamp System — If Equipped
51
Parking Lights
51
Headlights On With Wipers
51
Headlight Delay
51
Lights-On Reminder
51
Front Fog Lights — If Equipped
52
Turn Signals
52
Lane Change Assist — If Equipped
52
Cargo Lights/Trailer Spotter Lights — If Equipped
52
Battery Saver
53
INTERIOR LIGHTS
53
Courtesy Lights
53
Courtesy/Reading Lights
53
Dimmer Controls
54
Illuminated Entry
54
WINDSHIELD WIPERS AND WASHERS
55
Windshield Wiper Operation
55
Rain Sensing Wipers — If Equipped
56
CLIMATE CONTROLS
56
Automatic Climate Control Descriptions And Functions
56
MAX A/C Button
57
A/C Button
57
Recirculation Button
57
Auto Button
57
Front Defrost Button
57
Rear Defrost Button
58
Driver And Passenger Temperature Up And Down Buttons
58
SYNC Button
58
Blower Control
58
Mode Control
59
Panel Mode
59
Bi-Level Mode
59
Floor Mode
59
Mix Mode
59
Climate Control OFF Button
59
Manual Climate Control Descriptions And Functions
60
MAX A/C Setting
60
A/C Button
60
Recirculation Button
60
Front Defrost Setting
60
Rear Defrost Button
60
Temperature Control
61
Blower Control
61
Mode Control
61
Panel Mode
61
Bi-Level Mode
61
Floor Mode
61
Mix Mode
61
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC)
62
Automatic Operation
62
Manual Operation Override
62
Climate Voice Recognition — If Equipped
62
Operating Tips
62
Summer Operation
62
Winter Operation
62
Vacation/Storage
62
Window Fogging
63
Outside Air Intake
63
Cabin Air Filter
63
Operating Tips Chart
63
INTERIOR STORAGE AND EQUIPMENT
63
Storage
63
Glove Compartment
63
Door Storage
64
Center Console Storage — If Equipped
64
Overhead Sunglass Storage
66
Front Bench Seat Storage — If Equipped
66
Seatback Storage — If Equipped
66
Storage Bin (Regular Cab)
67
Fold Flat Load Floor — If Equipped
67
Below Rear Seat Storage (Crew Cab)
68
USB/AUX Control
68
Electrical Power Outlets
70
Power Inverter — If Equipped
71
Wireless Charging Pad — If Equipped
72
WINDOWS
73
Power Windows — If Equipped
73
Automatic Window Features — If Equipped
73
Reset Auto-Up
74
Window Lockout Switch — If Equipped
74
Power Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
74
Manual Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
74
Wind Buffeting
74
HOOD
75
To Open The Hood
75
To Close The Hood
75
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
76
BASE / MIDLINE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — GASOLINE
76
Base / Midline Instrument Cluster Descriptions
77
PREMIUM INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — GASOLINE
78
Premium Instrument Cluster Descriptions
79
BASE / MIDLINE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — DIESEL
80
Diesel Instrument Cluster
81
PREMIUM INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — DIESEL
82
Diesel Instrument Cluster
83
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAY
83
Instrument Cluster Display And Controls
84
Oil Life Reset
84
Display Menu Items
85
Speedometer
85
Vehicle Info
85
Off Road
86
Driver Assist — If Equipped
86
Fuel Economy
87
Trip A/Trip B
87
Trailer Tow
87
Audio
87
Stored Messages
87
Screen Setup Menu Item
88
Settings — If Equipped
89
Commercial Settings — If Equipped
92
Diesel Messages And Warnings
92
Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Messages
92
Cold Ambient Derate Mode Messages
93
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Warning Messages
94
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Fault Warning Messages
94
Battery Saver On/Battery Saver Mode Message — Electrical Load Reduction Actions — If Equipped
95
WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES
96
Red Warning Lights
96
Seat Belt Reminder Warning Light
96
Air Bag Warning Light
97
Brake Warning Light
97
Hood Open Warning Light
97
Vehicle Security Warning Light — If Equipped
98
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
98
Battery Charge Warning Light
98
Oil Pressure Warning Light
98
Oil Temperature Warning Light
98
Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Warning Light
98
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Fault Warning Light
99
Trailer Brake Disconnected Warning Light
99
Transmission Temperature Warning Light — If Equipped
99
Door Open Warning Light
99
Yellow Warning Lights
99
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Fault Warning Light — If Equipped
99
Engine Check/Malfunction Indicator Warning Light (MIL)
99
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Active Warning Light — If Equipped
100
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) OFF Warning Light — If Equipped
100
LaneSense Warning Light — If Equipped
100
Low Washer Fluid Warning Light — If Equipped
100
Low Fuel Warning Light
101
Low Coolant Level Warning Light
101
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Warning Light — If Equipped
101
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Warning Light — If Equipped
101
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
102
Service Forward Collision Warning (FCW) Light — If Equipped
102
Service LaneSense Warning Light — If Equipped
102
Service 4WD Warning Light — If Equipped
102
Cruise Control Fault Warning Light
102
Yellow Indicator Lights
102
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) Off Indicator Light — If Equipped
102
TOW/HAUL Indicator Light
102
Trailer Merge Assist Indicator Light — If Equipped
102
Cargo Light — If Equipped
102
Snowplow Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
Cold Ambient Derate Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
Diesel Exhaust Brake Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
4WD Lock Indicator Light
103
4WD Low Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
4WD High Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
NEUTRAL Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
Low Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
Wait To Start Light — If Equipped
103
Water In Fuel Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
Green Indicator Lights
103
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Set With Target Light — If Equipped
103
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Set With No Target Detected Indicator Light — If Equipped
103
Automatic Diesel Exhaust Brake Indicator Light — If Equipped
104
ECO Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
104
Parking/Headlights On Indicator Light
104
LaneSense Indicator Light — If Equipped
104
Front Fog Indicator Light — If Equipped
104
Turn Signal Indicator Lights
104
Cruise Control Set Indicator Light — If Equipped
104
White Indicator Lights
104
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Ready Light — If Equipped
104
Cruise Control Ready Indicator
104
Set Speed Display
104
LaneSense Indicator Light — If Equipped
104
Blue Indicator Lights
105
High Beam Indicator Light
105
ONBOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM — OBD II
105
Onboard Diagnostic System (OBD II) Cybersecurity
105
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
106
STARTING AND OPERATING
107
STARTING THE ENGINE— GASOLINE ENGINE
107
Automatic Transmission
107
AutoPark — Rotary Shifter and 8-Speed Transmission Only
107
Tip Start Feature
109
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Ignition
109
Normal Starting Using ENGINE START/STOP Button
109
If Engine Fails To Start
109
Cold Weather Operation (Below –22°F Or −30°C)
110
After Starting
110
STARTING THE ENGINE — DIESEL ENGINE
110
Automatic Transmission
111
Tip Start Feature
111
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Ignition
111
Normal Starting
111
Using The ENGINE START/STOP Button
111
To Turn Off The Engine Using ENGINE START/STOP Button
111
ENGINE START/STOP Button Functions — With Driver’s Foot OFF The Brake Pedal (In PARK Or NEUTRAL Position)
111
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature 0°F To 66°F (–18°C to 19°C)
112
Extreme Cold Weather
112
Normal Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature Above 66°F (19°C)
113
Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature 0°F To 66°F (–18°C to 19°C)
113
Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature Below 0°F (-18°C)
114
Starting Fluids
115
NORMAL OPERATION — DIESEL ENGINE
115
Cold Weather Precautions
116
Fuel Operating Range
116
Engine Oil Usage
116
Winter Front Cover Usage
116
Battery Blanket Usage
116
Engine Warm-Up
117
Engine Idling
117
Idle-Up Feature
117
Noise
118
Stopping The Engine
118
Idle Shutdown
119
Programmable Maximum Vehicle Speed
119
Operating Precautions
119
Avoid Overheating The Engine
119
Avoid Low Coolant Temperature Operation
119
Cooling System Tips
119
Do Not Operate The Engine With Low Oil Pressure
119
Do Not Operate The Engine With Failed Parts
120
Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Manual Regeneration — If Equipped
120
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER — IF EQUIPPED
120
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS — GASOLINE ENGINE
120
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS — DIESEL ENGINE
121
PARKING BRAKE
121
DIESEL EXHAUST BRAKE (ENGINE BRAKING)
122
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
123
Ignition Park Interlock
124
Brake/Transmission Shift Interlock (BTSI) System
124
8-Speed Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
124
Gear Ranges
125
Transmission Limp Home Mode
127
Electronic Range Select (ERS) Operation
127
When to Use TOW/HAUL Mode
128
6-Speed Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
128
Gear Ranges
129
Transmission Limp Home Mode
131
Electronic Range Select (ERS) Operation
132
Overdrive Operation
132
When To Use TOW/HAUL Mode
133
Torque Converter Clutch
133
AUXILIARY SWITCHES — IF EQUIPPED
133
FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE OPERATION — IF EQUIPPED
134
Electronically Shifted Transfer Case (8-Speed Transmission) — If Equipped
134
Shifting Procedure
136
2WD To 4WD HIGH
136
2WD Or 4WD HIGH To 4WD LOW
136
Electronically Shifted Transfer Case (6-Speed Transmission) — If Equipped
137
Shifting Procedure
139
2WD To 4WD HIGH
139
2WD Or 4WD HIGH To 4WD LOW
139
Manually Shifted Transfer Case — If Equipped
140
Shifting Procedure — Manually Shifted Transfer Case
141
2H To 4H
141
2H Or 4H To 4L
141
Transfer Case Position Indicator Light
141
LIMITED-SLIP DIFFERENTIAL
141
POWER TAKE OFF (PTO) OPERATION — IF EQUIPPED
142
HYDRAULIC POWER STEERING
142
Power Steering Fluid Check
142
CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEMS — IF EQUIPPED
143
Cruise Control
143
To Activate
143
To Set A Desired Speed
143
To Vary The Speed Setting
144
To Accelerate For Passing
144
Using Cruise Control On Hills
144
To Resume Speed
144
To Deactivate
144
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
145
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Operation
146
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Menu
146
Activating Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
146
To Activate/Deactivate
147
To Set A Desired ACC Speed
147
To Cancel
147
To Turn Off
148
To Resume
148
To Vary The Speed Setting
148
Setting The Following Distance In ACC
149
Overtake Aid
150
ACC Operation At Stop
150
Display Warnings And Maintenance
150
“Wipe Front Radar Sensor In Front Of Vehicle” Warning
150
“Clean Front Windshield” Warning
151
Service ACC/FCW Warning
151
Precautions While Driving With ACC
151
Towing A Trailer
151
Offset Driving
152
Turns And Bends
152
Using ACC On Hills
152
Lane Changing
152
Narrow Vehicles
153
Stationary Objects And Vehicles
153
PARKSENSE FRONT/REAR PARK ASSIST — IF EQUIPPED
153
ParkSense Sensors
154
ParkSense Warning Display
154
ParkSense Display
154
Enabling And Disabling ParkSense
157
Service The ParkSense Park Assist System
157
Cleaning The ParkSense System
157
ParkSense System Usage Precautions
157
LANESENSE — IF EQUIPPED
158
LaneSense Operation
158
Turning LaneSense On Or Off
159
LaneSense Warning Message
159
Changing LaneSense Status
160
PARKVIEW REAR BACK UP CAMERA
161
SURROUND VIEW CAMERA SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
163
TRAILER CAMERAS — IF EQUIPPED
167
Trailer Surround View Camera System — If Equipped
167
AUX Camera — If Equipped
170
ENGINE RUNAWAY
170
REFUELING THE VEHICLE— GASOLINE ENGINE
171
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
171
REFUELING THE VEHICLE — DIESEL ENGINE
171
Diesel Exhaust Fluid
172
System Overview
172
Diesel Exhaust Fluid Storage
172
Adding Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)
172
DEF Fill Procedure
173
VEHICLE LOADING
174
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
174
Payload
174
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
174
Tire Size
174
Rim Size
174
Inflation Pressure
174
Curb Weight
174
Loading
175
TRAILER TOWING
175
Common Towing Definitions
175
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
175
Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)
175
Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)
176
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
176
Tongue Weight (TW)
176
Trailer Frontal Area
176
Trailer Sway Control (TSC)
176
Weight-Carrying Hitch
176
Weight-Distributing Hitch
176
Recommended Distribution Hitch Adjustment
177
Fifth-Wheel Hitch
177
Gooseneck Hitch
178
Trailer Hitch Type and Maximum Trailer Weight
178
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
178
Trailer And Tongue Weight
179
Towing Requirements
179
Towing Requirements — Tires
180
Towing Requirements — Trailer Brakes
180
Integrated Trailer Brake Module (ITBM) — If Equipped
181
Towing Requirements — Trailer Lights And Wiring
183
Towing Tips
184
Automatic Transmission
184
Tow/Haul Mode
185
Cruise Control — If Equipped
185
SNOWPLOW — IF EQUIPPED
185
Before Plowing
185
Snowplow Prep Package Model Availability
185
Over The Road Operation With Snowplow Attached
186
Operating Tips
186
General Maintenance
186
RECREATIONAL TOWING (BEHIND MOTORHOME)
187
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
187
Recreational Towing — Two-Wheel Drive Models
187
Recreational Towing — Four-Wheel Drive Models
188
Shifting Into N (Neutral)
188
Shifting Out Of N (Neutral)
189
DRIVING TIPS
190
Driving On Slippery Surfaces
190
Acceleration
190
Driving Through Water
191
Flowing/Rising Water
191
Shallow Standing Water
191
MULTIMEDIA
192
UCONNECT SYSTEMS
192
CYBERSECURITY
192
UCONNECT SETTINGS
193
Customer Programmable Features
193
My Profile
194
Display
197
Safety/Driving Assistance
198
Clock
200
Phone/Bluetooth®
201
Voice
202
Navigation — If Equipped
202
Trailer Brake/Trailer
203
Camera
203
Mirrors & Wipers
204
Lights
205
Brakes
206
Doors & Locks
206
Seats & Comfort/Auto-On Comfort Systems
207
Key Off Options/Engine Off Options
208
Suspension/Air Suspension
208
Audio
209
Notifications
210
SiriusXM® Setup
211
Software Updates — If Equipped
211
Reset
212
UCONNECT INTRODUCTION
213
System Overview
213
Safety And General Information
215
Safety Guidelines
215
Safe Usage Of The Uconnect System
215
Care And Maintenance
215
UCONNECT MODES
215
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
215
Radio Operation
216
Media Mode
216
Radio Mode
216
Radio Controls
216
Radio Voice Commands
217
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio Mode — If Equipped
217
Replay
219
Favorites
220
Browse In SXM
220
Setting Presets
221
Audio Settings
221
Media Mode
223
Operating Media Mode
223
Audio Source Selection
223
Types of Media Modes
223
USB Mode
223
Bluetooth® Mode
223
AUX Mode
223
Media Voice Commands
225
Phone Mode
225
Overview
225
Phone Operation
226
Operation
226
Natural Speech
227
Help Command
227
Cancel Command
227
Pair (Link) Uconnect Phone To A Mobile Phone
227
Connecting To A Particular Mobile Phone Or Audio Device After Pairing
229
Disconnecting or Deleting A Phone Or Audio Device
229
Making A Phone Or Audio Device A Favorite
229
Phonebook Download (Automatic Phonebook Transfer From Mobile Phone) — If Equipped
229
Managing Your Favorites — If Equipped
230
To Remove A Favorite — If Equipped
230
Phone Call Features
230
Call Controls
231
Key Pad Number Entry
231
Recent Calls — If Equipped
231
Answer Or Ignore An Incoming Call — No Call Currently In Progress
231
Answer Or Ignore An Incoming Call — Call Currently In Progress
232
Do Not Disturb
232
Place/Retrieve A Call From Hold
232
Making A Second Call While Current Call Is In Progress
232
Toggling Between Calls
232
Join Calls
232
Call Termination
233
Redial
233
Call Continuation
233
Advanced Phone Connectivity
233
Transfer Call To And From Mobile Phone
233
Things You Should Know About Uconnect Phone
233
Voice Command
233
Bluetooth® Communication Link
235
Power-Up
235
CONNECTED VEHICLE SERVICES — IF EQUIPPED
235
Is My Vehicle Connected?
235
Introduction To Connected Vehicle Services
235
SiriusXM Guardian™ Contact Information
235
What Is SiriusXM Guardian™?
236
Activation — If Equipped
236
Included Trial Period For New Vehicles
236
Features And Packages
237
Getting Started With Connected Vehicle Services
237
Download The Mobile App
237
Using Your Owner’s Site
237
Using SiriusXM Guardian™
238
SOS Call — If Equipped
238
Automatic SOS — If Equipped
240
Remote Commands
241
Remote Door Lock/Unlock
242
Remote Vehicle Start
243
Remote Horn & Lights
243
Assist — If Equipped
243
Send & Go — If Equipped
244
Vehicle Finder
245
4G Wi-Fi Hotspot — If Equipped
245
Stolen Vehicle Assistance — If Equipped
246
Monthly Vehicle Health Report — If Equipped
246
Vehicle Health Alert —If Equipped
247
In-Vehicle Notifications — If Equipped
247
Amazon Alexa Skill — If Equipped
247
Google Assistant — If Equipped
248
Family Drive Alerts — If Equipped
248
SmartWatch Integration — If Equipped
249
Market — If Equipped
249
Manage My SiriusXM Guardian™ Account
249
CONNECTED SERVICES FAQs
249
Connected Services SOS FAQs — If Equipped
250
Connected Services Remote Door Lock/Unlock FAQs
250
Connected Services Roadside Assistance FAQs
250
Connected Services Send & Go FAQs — If Equipped
250
Connected Services Vehicle Finder FAQs
251
Connected Services Stolen Vehicle Assistance FAQs — If Equipped
251
Connected Services Remote Vehicle Start FAQs
251
Connected Services Remote Horn & Lights FAQs
252
Connected Services Account FAQs — If Equipped
252
Data Collection & Privacy
254
RADIO OPERATION AND MOBILE PHONES
254
Regulatory And Safety Information
254
OFF-ROAD PAGES — IF EQUIPPED
255
Off-Road Pages Status Bar
256
Vehicle Dynamics
257
Accessory Gauge
258
Pitch & Roll
259
Suspension
260
Forward Facing Camera
260
SAFETY
261
SAFETY FEATURES
261
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
261
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
262
Electronic Brake Control (EBC) System
262
Brake Assist System (BAS)
262
Brake System Warning Light
262
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD)
262
Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM)
262
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
263
ESC Operating Modes
264
ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And ESC OFF Indicator Light
265
Hill Descent Control (HDC) — If Equipped
265
Hill Start Assist (HSA)
266
Disabling And Enabling HSA
267
Towing With HSA
267
Ready Alert Braking (RAB)
267
Traction Control System (TCS)
267
Trailer Sway Control (TSC)
268
AUXILIARY DRIVING SYSTEMS
268
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) With Mitigation — If Equipped
268
Turning FCW On Or Off
269
FCW Braking Status And Sensitivity
269
FCW Limited Warning
270
Service FCW Warning
270
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
270
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Low Pressure Warnings
272
Service TPMS Warning
272
Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TTPMS) — If Equipped
273
Tire Fill Alert — If Equipped
275
Selectable Tire Fill Alert (STFA) — If Equipped
276
Tire Pressure Information System (TPIS) 3500/4500/5500 Series Trucks
277
OCCUPANT RESTRAINT SYSTEMS
277
Occupant Restraint Systems Features
277
Important Safety Precautions
278
Seat Belt Systems
278
Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert)
278
Lap/Shoulder Belts
279
Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
281
Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure
281
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
282
First Row Center Seat Belt Operating Instructions (Regular Cab Only)
282
First Row Center Lap Belt Operating Instructions — If Equipped
283
Seat Belt Extender
284
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
284
Seat Belt Pretensioner — If Equipped
284
Energy Management Feature — If Equipped
284
Switchable Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR) — If Equipped
285
Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS)
286
Air Bag System Components
286
Air Bag Warning Light
286
Redundant Air Bag Warning Light
287
Front Air Bags
287
Driver And Passenger Front Air Bag Features
287
Front Air Bag Operation
288
Knee Impact Bolsters
288
Supplemental Side Air Bags
289
Air Bag System Components
291
If A Deployment Occurs
291
Enhanced Accident Response System
292
Enhanced Accident Response System Reset Procedure
292
Maintaining Your Air Bag System
293
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
293
Child Restraints
293
Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles
294
Infant And Child Restraints
295
Older Children And Child Restraints
295
Children Too Large For Booster Seats
296
Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints
297
Lower Anchors And Tethers For CHildren (LATCH) Restraint System
297
LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
298
Locating The LATCH Anchorages — Crew Cab Only
300
Locating The Upper Tether Anchorages
300
Center Seat LATCH
301
To Install A LATCH-Compatible Child Restraint
301
How To Stow An Unused Switchable-ALR (ALR) Seat Belt:
301
Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle Seat Belt
302
Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
302
Installing A Child Restraint With A Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR):
304
Installing A Child Restraint With A Cinching Latch Plate (CINCH) — If Equipped:
304
Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether Anchorage
305
SAFETY TIPS
309
Transporting Passengers
309
Transporting Pets
309
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
309
Seat Belts
309
Air Bag Warning Light
309
Defroster
309
Floor Mat Safety Information
310
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
311
Tires
311
Lights
311
Door Latches
311
Fluid Leaks
311
Exhaust Gas
311
Carbon Monoxide Warnings
312
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
313
HAZARD WARNING FLASHERS
313
ASSIST AND SOS SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
314
JACKING AND TIRE CHANGING
317
4500/5500 Models
317
Preparations For Jacking
318
Jacking Instructions 4500 And 5500 Series
318
Dual Rear Wheels
320
Wheel Nuts
320
To Stow The Flat Or Spare — If Equipped
320
Hub Caps/Wheel Covers — If Equipped
320
JUMP STARTING
321
Preparations For Jump Start
322
Jump Starting Procedure
322
IF YOUR ENGINE OVERHEATS
324
GEAR SELECTOR OVERRIDE
324
6–Speed Transmission
324
MANUAL PARK RELEASE
325
8–Speed Transmission
325
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
326
TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE
327
Two-Wheel Drive Models
328
Four-Wheel Drive Models
328
Emergency Tow Hooks — If Equipped
329
ENHANCED ACCIDENT RESPONSE SYSTEM (EARS)
329
EVENT DATA RECORDER (EDR)
329
SERVICING AND MAINTENANCE
330
SCHEDULED SERVICING — GASOLINE ENGINE
330
Maintenance Plan – Gasoline Engine
331
SCHEDULED SERVICING — DIESEL ENGINE
334
Oil Change Indicator System — Diesel Engine
334
Perform Service Indicator — Diesel Engine
335
Maintenance Plan — Diesel Engine
336
ENGINE COMPARTMENT
340
6.4L Gasoline Engine
340
6.7L Diesel Engine
341
Checking Oil Level
342
Adding Washer Fluid
342
Maintenance-Free Battery
342
Pressure Washing
343
VEHICLE MAINTENANCE
343
Engine Oil
343
Engine Oil Selection— Gasoline Engine
343
Engine Oil Selection — Diesel Engine
343
American Petroleum Institute (API) Approved Engine Oil
344
Synthetic Engine Oils
344
Materials Added To Engine Oil
344
Disposing Of Used Engine Oil And Oil Filters
344
Engine Oil Filter
344
Engine Air Cleaner Filter
344
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection And Replacement— Gasoline Engine
345
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection and Replacement — Diesel Engine
345
Air Conditioner Maintenance
346
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling R-134a — If Equipped
346
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling R-1234yf — If Equipped
346
Cabin Air Filter Replacement
347
Accessory Drive Belt Inspection
348
Draining Fuel/Water Separator Filter
349
Engine Mounted Fuel Filter Replacement
350
Underbody Mounted Fuel Filter Replacement
351
Priming If The Engine Has Run Out Of Fuel
352
Intervention Regeneration Strategy — Message Process Flow
352
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)
353
Body Lubrication
353
Windshield Wiper Blades
353
Wiper Blade Removal/Installation
354
Exhaust System
355
Cooling System
356
Engine Coolant Checks
357
Cooling System — Drain, Flush And Refill
357
Selection Of Coolant
357
Adding Coolant
357
Cooling System Pressure Cap
358
Disposal Of Used Coolant
358
Checking Coolant Level — 6.4L Engine
359
Cooling System Notes
359
Charge Air Cooler — Inter-Cooler
359
Brake System
360
Fluid Level Check — Brake Master Cylinder
360
Automatic Transmission
360
Special Additives
360
Fluid Level Check — 8-Speed Transmission
361
Fluid Level Check — 6-Speed Transmission
361
Fluid And Filter Changes — 8-Speed Transmission
362
Fluid And Filter Changes — 6-Speed Transmission
362
Selection Of Lubricant
362
Rear Axle And 4x4 Front Driving Axle Fluid Level
362
Drain And Refill
363
Lubricant Selection
363
Transfer Case
363
Fluid Level Check
363
Drain And Refill
363
Selection Of Lubricant
363
Noise Control System Required Maintenance & Warranty
363
Required Maintenance For Noise Control Systems
363
Tampering With Noise Control System Prohibited
364
Noise Emission Warranty
364
Fuses
366
General Information
366
Power Distribution Center
366
Bulb Replacement
373
Replacement Bulbs, Names, And Part Numbers
373
Replacing Exterior Bulbs
375
Base Quad: Low Beam Headlamp, High Beam Headlamp, Front Park And Turn — If Equipped
375
Fog Lamps — If Equipped
376
Center High Mounted Stop Lamp (CHMSL) With Cargo Lamp
377
Cab Top Clearance Lamps — If Equipped
377
TIRES
378
Tire Safety Information
378
Tire Markings
378
Tire Sizing Chart
379
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
380
Tire Terminology And Definitions
381
Tire Loading And Tire Pressure
382
Loading
382
Tires — General Information
385
Tire Pressure
385
Tire Inflation Pressures
385
Tire Pressures For High Speed Operation
386
Radial Ply Tires
386
Run Flat Tires — If Equipped
386
Tire Spinning
387
Tread Wear Indicators
387
Life Of Tire
387
Replacement Tires
388
Tire Types
388
All Season Tires — If Equipped
388
Summer Or Three Season Tires — If Equipped
388
Snow Tires
389
Spare Tires — If Equipped
389
Spare Tire Matching Original Equipped Tire And Wheel — If Equipped
389
Compact Spare Tire — If Equipped
389
Collapsible Spare Tire — If Equipped
390
Full Size Spare — If Equipped
390
Limited Use Spare — If Equipped
390
Wheel And Wheel Trim Care
391
Snow Traction Devices
392
Tire Rotation Recommendations
393
Dual Rear Wheels
394
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADES
394
Treadwear
394
Traction Grades
395
Temperature Grades
395
STORING THE VEHICLE
395
BODYWORK
395
Protection From Atmospheric Agents
395
What Causes Corrosion?
396
Body And Underbody Maintenance
396
Cleaning Headlights
396
Preserving The Bodywork
396
Washing
396
Special Care
396
INTERIORS
397
Seats And Fabric Parts
397
Stain Repel Fabric Cleaning Procedure — If Equipped
397
Seat Belt Maintenance
397
Plastic And Coated Parts
397
Cleaning Plastic Instrument Cluster Lenses
398
Leather Surfaces
398
Glass Surfaces
398
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
399
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (VIN)
399
BRAKE SYSTEM
399
Hydraulic Brake Assist — If Equipped
399
WHEEL AND TIRE TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
399
Torque Specifications
399
FUEL REQUIREMENTS— GASOLINE ENGINE
401
6.4L Engine
401
Reformulated Gasoline
401
Materials Added To Fuel
401
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
401
Do Not Use E-85 In Non-Flex Fuel Vehicles
402
CNG And LP Fuel System Modifications
402
Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl (MMT) In Gasoline
402
Fuel System Cautions
402
FUEL REQUIREMENTS – DIESEL ENGINE
403
Fuel Specifications
403
Biodiesel Fuel Requirements
403
Chassis Cab Models Ordered With B20 Option
403
Fuel Quality — Must Comply With ASTM Standards
404
Fuel Oxidation Stability — Must Use Fuel Within Six Months Of Manufacture
404
Fuel Water Separation — Must Use Mopar®/Cummins® Approved Fuel Filter Elements
404
Biodiesel Fuel Properties — Low Ambient Temperatures
404
Fuel In Oil Dilution — Must Adhere To Required Oil Change Interval
404
FLUID CAPACITIES
405
ENGINE FLUIDS AND LUBRICANTS
406
CHASSIS FLUIDS AND LUBRICANTS
409
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE
411
SUGGESTIONS FOR OBTAINING SERVICE FOR YOUR VEHICLE
411
Prepare For The Appointment
411
Prepare A List
411
Be Reasonable With Requests
411
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE
411
FCA US LLC Customer Center
411
FCA Canada Inc. Customer Center
411
Mexico
412
Puerto Rico And US Virgin Islands
412
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
412
Service Contract
412
WARRANTY INFORMATION
412
MOPAR® PARTS
413
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS
413
In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C.
413
In Canada
413
PUBLICATION ORDER FORMS
413
GENERAL INFORMATION
414
INDEX
415

FAQ about the 2022 RAM Chassis Cab Manual

What contains the 2022 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 2022 owner's manual:

  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that RAM Chassis Cab owners can do
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage

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Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2022 is available in English.

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