New alternator and still won't start

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Asked by Oct 16, 2015 at 02:35 PM about the Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2007 ram 1500 5.7 hemi quit running on road.Had alternator checked, it was
bad. Replaced it. installed new. charged battery to 13.5 volts.Went to start
and no.. Ignition turned over.no start. Battery went dwn to 12.5 volts. It seems
my ignition switch sticks when i turn key ....HELP

10 Answers

71,305

Starter is turning engine or not?

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yes

71,305

I think you may need to check that sticky ignition switch to start with,

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Any ideas would help!!

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starting how?

71,305

It will turn starter,but not send fire to the engine,all so check your fuses,

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It turns the starter. Im not sure how to check ign. and starter

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71,305

Have you checked for fire at a plug,to make sure it is firing?

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It ended up being my fuel pump, alternator and fuel pump at the same time///

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I that common??

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