my truck won't start.

Asked by Jan 19, 2016 at 08:38 AM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 3500 ST Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1997 dodge ram, I have been trying to
start it up but it wont go. I have a new starter and
batteries are semi new, am thinking it's because
it's cold? But I've been trying for about 30mins and
nothing.

6 Answers

345

Can you hear the fuel pump working with the key in the on position before engaging the starter?

Yes, you can hear it, am guessing it was jest too cold

i have a 2004 dodge 3500 and i can start it with ether and it willl run all day and fire up all day but after it sets about 4 or 5 hours it wont start at all

345

Is it a gas engine or diesel please?

diesel

word around its the intake heater relay

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