2007 Dodge RAM 1500 Bighorn will not crank at all. What could it be?

Asked by Oct 22, 2015 at 12:27 PM about the 2007 Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My truck was running fine a few days ago. Now when I turn key, dash lights
go out, but does not crank over. If I apply 12v to solenoid - cranks normal.
starter okay, new battery. Cannot find starter relay. What should I check next?
It is BIghorn 4WD extended cab.

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you can try to put it in neutral to see if its the safty switch, or locate the starter relay and check the ignition switch

Tried in both neutral and park. Same result - will not crank. I cannot seem to find the starter relay - I think it is integrated into the TIPM. Thanks for your suggestions. I need to know what wire on the ignition switch to test. And is the ignition switch in the circuit before or after the neutral safety switch and the TIPM? That might help diagnose where the problem is.

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