won't start until the battery is unhooked and rehooked

Asked by Apr 02, 2015 at 09:04 AM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr SLT 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

changed crank-cam sensor fuel pump and it ran good for a few days.   now the only way it starts is to un hook and re hook the battery every time to start it

2 Answers

10,960

check all your relays, a bad relay can do weird things.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer

changed some relays and fuses started the rest of the day haven't tried it today I will let you know thanks for the help

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Why won't my truck start? 1 answer

    I installed a new transmission into my 1996 dodge dakota today. After bolting it into place, I hooked up the battery to it. I tried to start, but the engine did not turnover. The only that happened...

    1996 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr SLT Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 4.7 V8 idling low and stalling. 5 answers

    I own a 2002 4.7 L Dakota quad cab. For probably 6 months I have been having some troubles with the idle. The idle constantly changes from 700 to 500 RPM, and sometimes lower. At some points it will...

    2002 Dodge Dakota 4 Dr SLT Plus 4WD Quad Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1991 dodge dakota won't start unless you poup gas in throttle body replaced the fuel filter fuel pump runs if you hook power to it 3 answers

    1991 Dodge Dakota

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Motor swap now not starting 1 answer

    I have a 2002 dodge Dakota sxt 3.9 liter I bought a crate motor from auto zone swap the new motor with the old one everything is plugged up and hooked up right but now the motor won't turn over a...

    2002 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr SXT 4WD Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck won't shut off 1 answer

    Truck starts then won't stop. Got to disconnect battery. Once hook battery back then it runs

    2001 Dodge Dakota

    -

    General

Dakota

Looking for a Used Dakota in your area?

CarGurus has 3,828 nationwide Dakota listings starting at $1,199.

ZIP:

Search Dodge Dakota Questions

Dodge Dakota Experts

#1 Samantha Brown
Samantha Brown
Reputation 1,030
#2 banana
banana
Reputation 1,000
#3 Snidely
Snidely
Reputation 880
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Ram 1500
441 Great Deals out of 11,299 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
2,215 Great Deals out of 208,754 listings starting at $1,499
Used Toyota Tacoma
506 Great Deals out of 38,899 listings starting at $2,900
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,741 Great Deals out of 167,619 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Ranger
192 Great Deals out of 5,979 listings starting at $1,299
Used Nissan Frontier
348 Great Deals out of 26,729 listings starting at $2,200
Used Chevrolet S-10
14 Great Deals out of 1,353 listings starting at $1,595
Used GMC Sierra 1500
820 Great Deals out of 66,215 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Durango
247 Great Deals out of 22,799 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tundra
470 Great Deals out of 33,173 listings starting at $2,500
Used Dodge Ram 2500
142 Great Deals out of 5,284 listings starting at $2,500

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Dakota For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 112 listings starting at $4,499
2009 Dodge Dakota For Sale
8 Great Deals out of 91 listings starting at $7,999
2008 Dodge Dakota For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 297 listings starting at $4,888
2007 Dodge Dakota For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 365 listings starting at $2,950
2006 Dodge Dakota For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 588 listings starting at $1,500