i have a 1984 318 Dodge van and i get NO response when i turn the key, nothing

Asked by May 11, 2012 at 10:35 PM about the 1984 Dodge Ram Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced the battery, nothing, no radio, no starter, no interior lights, any ideas?

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Sounds you like have a grounding issue. Check all you engine grounds, battery terminal cables, coil wires, and for any wire that lost it's insulation that is touching anything metal.

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thanks, as it works out, it was a dead battery, actually 3 dead batteries. My son couldn't get it going and some how killed the main battery and 2 other back up batteries to the point not even the radio would work....he didn't tell me that......16 hours on the charger and one of them started her up no problem.....

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