my 2001 Dodge Ram Van 1500 won't start. When I turn the key to start, starter works fine but the dash gauges do not come on and the engine won't start. HELP!


Asked by shunterb Sep 10, 2013 at 01:50 PM about the 2000 Dodge Ram Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 2001 Dodge Ram Van 1500 won't start.  When I turn the key to start, starter works fine,gauges are dead and the engine does not fire.

3 Answers


have you checked all your fuses? check to see if you are getting spark. check to see if you are getting fuel.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

gauges are not working. Fuel also not coming on.on the - it keeps reading no bus


The solution, had to replace the computer. Modules not communicating with one another.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1999 Dodge Ram Van 1500 won't start 1 answer

    Hey everyone, I bought a van 3 weeks ago a week after I bought it I went out to start it and it wouldn't even crank. When I put the key in the ignition and give it a half turn I get power but when I...

    1999 Dodge Ram Van 3 Dr 1500 Cargo Van


    Maintenance & Repair

  • My Dodge Ram 3500 Van won't start

    my van starts every day just fine. yesterday it was very icy outside freezing rain is ice all over my windows all over the van. I went to go start it up this morning, battery is fully charged. It t...

    1998 Dodge Ram Van 3 Dr 3500 Cargo Van Extended


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Help please!! 2 answers

    Ok guy's, I have an 1987 dodge ram van sportsman it has the standard 318 auto. I have had to replace the ignition starter switch twice, both times the van was starting fine then just stopped getting s...

    1987 Dodge Ram Van


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Can anyone diagnose this? 39 answers

    I drove a newly acquired 1995 Ram Van 3500 (52K mi.) 5.9 L engine from Seattle to Los Angeles about a month ago. I got it from a friend and there were no obvious problems until just before I left. Fro...

    1995 Dodge Ram Van 3 Dr 3500 Maxi Cargo Van Extended


    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Won't Start 63 answers

    This is crazy but my 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 with 19,500 miles on it won't start. It won't turn clicking...nothing...nada!!! Turn the key and it appears to have full power as the radio comes o...

    2005 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500


    Maintenance & Repair

Ram Van
Looking for a Used Ram Van in your area?
CarGurus has 130 nationwide Ram Van listings starting at $1,995.

Search Dodge Ram Van Questions

Dodge Ram Van Experts

#1 sparkzz
Reputation 250
#2 FordNut
Reputation 130
#3 Js08016
Reputation 120
View All