Gear shifter - ignition

30

Asked by Dec 27, 2014 at 10:46 AM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST Quad Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 5.2 V8. I have problems starting my engine. I have to
move the gear shifter around in Park to get it to start. Is there a ignition safety swith
some where that may be bad. Advance auto said there were no ignition safety switches
on this truck. When I try to start the engine it just clicks until I get it in the right position.

2 Answers

5,575

You have a neutral safety switch that might be going out.

30

Could you tell me where this switch may be located

3 of 3 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Dodge Ram 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Dan Connell
    Reputation
    6,480
  • #2
    pudgybear
    Reputation
    6,300
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    5,700
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,609 Great Deals out of 198,102 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,293 Great Deals out of 169,802 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Ram 2500
166 Great Deals out of 5,051 listings starting at $2,200
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,039 Great Deals out of 66,427 listings starting at $2,495
Used Toyota Tundra
484 Great Deals out of 33,806 listings starting at $2,000
Used Toyota Tacoma
587 Great Deals out of 44,877 listings starting at $1,790
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
336 Great Deals out of 45,695 listings starting at $1,700
Used Dodge Dakota
88 Great Deals out of 3,667 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Mustang
597 Great Deals out of 36,395 listings starting at $1,200
Used Dodge Ram 3500
76 Great Deals out of 2,203 listings starting at $5,750

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
76 Great Deals out of 1,367 listings starting at $6,995
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
41 Great Deals out of 1,079 listings starting at $5,990
2008 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
71 Great Deals out of 1,530 listings starting at $3,000
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 1,402 listings starting at $2,888
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
63 Great Deals out of 1,315 listings starting at $2,994

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.