cant get it to start

Asked by Jun 20, 2012 at 12:42 AM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Extended Cab LB

Question type: Car Customization

no spark gust put a man trans from a auto trans . and starter not working unless i hot wire it

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Crank position sensor?

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Will the starter turn the engine over and it won't fire or is the starter dead? If starter dead, the connector for the neutral safety switch is most likely open. You can jump it with a wire and connectors but you really need to wire it to a clutch switch to prevent in gear accidental start ups. Good Luck!

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If all you did was a tranny change I would have to agree with mike.

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