1996 Dodge Ram No spark


Asked by Apr 17, 2016 at 01:57 PM about the 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1996 Didge Ram 1500 5.2 that will not
start!  The truck will turn over but I am not getting
any spark.  I replaced the plugs, plug wires, crank
sensor and the coil and still no spark!!  Any ideas?

12 Answers


Did you also replace the camshaft sensor ?

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Not yet! That is the only thing I haven't done. What about the pick up coil?

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I did try a spark plug straight from the coil and got no spark!


Is the check engine light on ?

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The check engine is not on!

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Did you check for a blown ignition fuse ?


No would that be in the cabin or in the engine fuse box?


The engine fuse box.


I will check


All the fuses are good.


If fuses are good and no check engine light it could be the coil or camshaft sensor just make sure the connections are tight and no sign of corrosion. That is just about everything


I already replaced the coil so I will try the camshaft! Thanks for all your help!!

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