RAM 3500 Truck 2WD L6-6.7L DSL Turbo (2010)
Auxiliary Power Outlet: Description and Operation
Power Outlet - Description
Two power outlets are utilized on this model. One in the instrument panel center lower bezel and the other in the center console. The power outlet bases
are secured by a snap fit within the instrument panel or trim panel. A plastic protective cap snaps into the power outlet base when the power outlet is not
being used, and hangs from the power outlet base mount by an integral bail strap while the power outlet is in use.
The power outlet receptacle unit and the accessory power outlet protective cap are available for service. The power outlet receptacle cannot be repaired
and, if faulty or damaged, it must be replaced.
12 V Power Outlet
A cigar lighter outlet is installed to the left of the center stack area in the lower instrument panel. The cigar lighter outlet is secured by a snap fit within
The cigar lighter outlet, plastic cap and the knob and heating element unit are available for service replacement. These components cannot be repaired
and, if inoperative or damaged, they must be replaced.
115 V Power Outlet
The 115 Volt AC outlet (3) is mounted in the rear of the center floor console (2). The vehicle is able to supply 115 Volt AC power through the use of a
inverter module. The inverter module is located under the right rear seat cushion. The inverter converts the 12 Volt DC from the vehicle battery system
to a 115 Volt AC output.