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After new battery and alternator, truck won't start
Hello! It sounds as if your have a parasitic drain present. I would have a technician perform a parasitic draw test on the vehicle. It should be fairly easy to isolate the circuit that is draining the battery by performing...
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Uconnect touch screen not working
Hello! First of all, this is a very new vehicle so it may be under warranty. I would suggest expressing this concern to the dealer because there are already several people complaining of this particular problem. I am aware that...
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Air conditioner condensation does not drain
Hello. We will be happy to assist. Most likely you have an AC drain port that is clogged. It's best to blow out the drain port with compressed air to ensure there is a clear drain passage. If there is...
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Key fob won't unlock or lock doors
I believe you should have a technician use a capable scan tool to test the immobilizer and security system of the vehicle. There are likely codes present that will lead you directly to the issue. Also have them test the...
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Truck is knocking why
This is commonly associated with a worn main bearing or rod bearing. These are bearings that support the movement of your truck's crankshaft and pistons and involves dropping down the oil pan and removing main caps and rod caps to...
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Transmission linkage not moving
There is a cable that connects the actual linkage on the transmission to the shifter in the car. If the cable somehow breaks or becomes dislodged it will feel similar to what you are describing. This is a common issues...
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Truck creaking while driving
The noise is most likely coming from the upper or lower ball joints, or it may even be coming from the tie rod ends. These joints are commonly known to be develop noise as they wear and bind. I recommend...
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Gas leaking out of truck
It sounds like you may have a hole or crack in your fuel tank. I would recommend enlisting the help of an automotive service professional to inspect your fuel system to find the source of the leak. If the fuel...
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Headlights don't work on low beam
Hello. Other than what you've already checked on your 2002 Dodge Ram 1500, there are only a few things that could cause the issue you're having. A faulty multifunction switch in the steering column, a faulty body control module under...
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Van overheats
Hello. Yes there are two key things that I recommend you or your technician check. Check the hoses, radiator, and engine block for clogging. A clog in those components will restrict the coolant system from being able to circulate. Also,...
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Number one coil melting down
I would say that there is some sort of malfunction with either the control side of your coil that is causing the coil to stay energized or there is a problem with your spark plug. If the spark plug has...
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Antifreeze leak in a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500
Having a coolant leak inside the cab of a vehicle pretty much means that the heater core has developed a leak. Usually when the coolant fogs up the window, the way it does with your Dodge Ram, it is an...
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AC fan broken
I will assume you are referring to the fan that blows air through the interior vents. In this case the component in question is the blower motor and it's circuit. If the blower motor has a power and ground signal...
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Losing coolant on a 2003 Dodge Ram 1500
If it's been pressure tested it shows no leaks, the odds are that it's burning. In your case, it's almost always a head gasket that is starting to blow. I've got a video called "How to Tell If Your Head...
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8000 first oil change
If your manual says to change the oil at 8000 miles then this is the official manufacturer recommendation. You have the choice to change the oil and filter sooner, but you will still need to monitor the oil level every...
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oil change frequency
The oil change interval in the oil change monitor was set to 7500 mile intervals by the factory. You can just reset it, but it will continue to go off every 7500 miles. This is just an alert, not an...
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Wiper speeds not consistent, and wiper failures
For your vehicle there is a recall for this problem, you should be able to get your faulty wiper module replaced. Contact your local dealer to check your vehicle identification number with them to perform this and any other recalls...
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squeaking from front end when steering
Your vehicle may be covered in a few recalls such as the front tie rods and the pitman steering arm. I recommend calling a local dealer and suppling the vehicle identification number to see if a recall can be done...
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Truck makes a squealing noise when starting - 2002 Dodge Ram 1500
Have you checked the condition of the drive belt? If the belt is very loose or worn, it may cause noises when there is a load put on the belt drive. If the belt looks like it is in bad...
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Q: Misfire on cylinder #1
Hello. A flashing check engine light is an indicator that the computer has detected conditions that are harmful to the vehicle's emission system components. Continuing to drive with a flashing check engine light can result in damage to emissions system,...

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