Wont charge


Asked by Mar 06, 2014 at 12:52 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr SLT Quad Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2001 dodge ram pickup 1500
318 5.2l battery wont charge I
replaced the battery altenator
and idk what els it could be help

2 Answers


ECM has the voltage regulator built inside it, bad way of doing it but that might your trouble, I have seen a few people rewire the charging system back to the old external regulators, but you would need a factory wiring schematic for both styles to do the rewire, then you may have a check engine light.

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Check your charge cable coming off of your alternator going to your battery mine corroded and killed my battery every time it ran

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