sometimes the truck will not start unless i move it through the gears

Asked by Aug 07, 2015 at 09:47 AM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the truck will not crank over.  the battery is good.  sometimes i will move the gear lever through the gears place it in neutral or back into park and it will start up

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