1996 dodge ram 1500 won't start or turn engine over after replacing the starter

Asked by Jan 20, 2014 at 08:55 PM about the 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Drove truck last week it ran fine. Pull truck out of the driveway and went down the street it made a clunk, clunk noise and shut off. I thought right off it might be the starter, so I change the starter. Still the engine will not turn over.

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Can you turn the engine by the crankshaft bolt with a ratchet?

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