My truck won't start

Asked by missy Jan 14, 2020 at 02:04 PM about the Dodge RAM 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2012 dodge RAM 1500 hemi..
Has been running great went to leave work last
night wouldn't start..  Turns over and over and over
but wouldn't start..  After trying a few times let her
set a few min and tried again fired up fine.. Went
to leave for work today won't start..  Any
suggestions as to where to  start looking?

1 Answer

26,790

What testing have you done? Make sure battery has a full charge and battery cables connections all good? If it cranks good but won't start, have a helper crank it while you visually check for spark at the plugs. Use a gage and check proper fuel pressure and fuel injector pulse? Any applicable trouble codes? Now if your missing ever thing to do with fuel and spark, have to check rpm signal. Some dodge vehicles, the computer has to see both the cam and crank sensor signals or the vehicle won't start. I haven't checked your security system? just a thought.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Own this car?

Share your experience with others.

CarGurus Experts

  • #1
    Dan Connell
    Reputation
    19,850
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    15,170
  • #3
    Gene Arnett
    Reputation
    11,710
View All

Know more, shop wisely

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used RAM 1500
3,968 Great Deals out of 83,883 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford F-150
6,024 Great Deals out of 128,250 listings starting at $1,100
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
4,078 Great Deals out of 130,459 listings starting at $1,000
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,880 Great Deals out of 64,533 listings starting at $3,000
Used Dodge RAM 2500
65 Great Deals out of 1,018 listings starting at $3,300
Used Toyota Tundra
1,052 Great Deals out of 32,200 listings starting at $3,599
Used Dodge Charger
715 Great Deals out of 30,035 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota Tacoma
1,906 Great Deals out of 30,713 listings starting at $3,500
Used Dodge Challenger
668 Great Deals out of 23,110 listings starting at $6,690
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
2,575 Great Deals out of 48,557 listings starting at $800
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
1,083 Great Deals out of 30,459 listings starting at $1,350
Used Dodge Durango
757 Great Deals out of 20,429 listings starting at $550
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
1,431 Great Deals out of 41,491 listings starting at $650
Used Ford Mustang
916 Great Deals out of 22,896 listings starting at $1,502
Used RAM 2500
1,038 Great Deals out of 46,553 listings starting at $3,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.