01 dodge ram 1500 and the shifter lever goes up and down and does nothing but if you go under the truck you can shift in to gear?

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Why would all the gauges on an 01 Dodge Ram 1500 go out the odometer say 'no bus' and all the warning lights come on but the truck runs fine?

, I had the same "no bus" all gauges dead on my 2000 ram 1500. after looking at all the different answer posted I tried all of them and the one that worked. Was disconnecting the main plug held down by a screw in the fuse box on the engine compartment. I disconnected, blew the plug and the connect w (MORE)

Why are the gears harder to shift going up and down on a '96 Ford Taurus?

Answer . \nYou may have a clutch problem if the engine and transmission are not being fully disconnected during clutch pedal operation. The clutch master cylinder and slave cylinder are directly related to clutch operation, if these are not working properly it will cause your clutch to slip. If (MORE)

Why would a Dodge Ram truck have problems shifting from third to fourth gear until warmed up?

overdrive lockout . \n4th gear is overdrive. the computer locks out overdrive until the transmission fluid is up to normal operating temperature. once up to normal temp, the vehicle will shift into overdrive and all is well. there is only a problem if the vehicle does not shift into 4th AFTER (MORE)

How do you replace an alternator on a 2001 Dodge ram 1500 truck?

Answer . Its real easy. 1st Get a breaker bar (an extremely long ratchet like a torque wrench). Locate the idler pulley and the size the bolt for a socket that holds the idler pulley on the idler arm (Hint: The idler pulley is just a pulley connected to a springloaded assembly attached to your en (MORE)

Why does your Dodge Ram truck make a ticking sound when it shifts into over-drive or when going up a bridge It sounds like one piston?

Answer . \nYour vehicle is pinging; this is due to the factory timing, grade of fuel, and when you go into overdrive, buck a wind, pull a trailer,go up a grade you will notice it because of the increased load on the engine.Just for a test add an octane booster or fill with preminum next time and (MORE)

Should you remain in drive when going up a hill or should you shift down a gear?

\n Downshifting \n. \nIt depends on how steep the hill is and how heavy your vehicle is.\n. \nIf you find that when going up the hill in second gear you are getting too many RPM's, then yes shift up to third. But generally you should keep in the lowest gear possible, without overrevving the en (MORE)

What would cause your 2000 dodge ram 1500 transmission not to shift into high gear when accelerating If you tap the gas pedal it will shift?

this happens to all dodges trucks and cars thar are automatics ok thiis is caused by your sensor in your transmission. go to tranmission shop and get them to fix it TRUST ME It sounds to me as if you need to replace the governor pressure sensor and the governor pressure solenoid. I had the same prob (MORE)

How do you fix a power window that wont go up on dodge ram 1500 4x4?

It is important to keep everything in a car working well. When apower window stops working, it is important to make repair it byreplacing the window motor, the blown fuse or the wiring that maybe causing the windows to not function. If the window can go down but not up, the power window motor andfus (MORE)

How do you install tailgate cables on a dodge ram 1500 pick up truck?

Answer . \nThere should be a mark indicating a left side and right side for the cable. The top connection will have a clip to remove the cable. It just slides on the cable post inside the tailgate door housing. The bottom connection requires the post to be removed. This is a torx tips screw, but (MORE)

Why won't a 1996 Dodge 1500 Ram kick down into lower gears to accelerate It seems to be stuck in 3rd No warning lights have come on?

Answer . I have a 91 that did the same thing. It seemed like it was stuck in high gear. I couldn't give it much gas at slow speeds and had to gradually get up to speed. While you are driving down the road and it seems stuck in high gear, turn the truck off and start it again and see if it staigh (MORE)

What would cause a ram 1500 to all of a suden cut off while riding down the road and the check eninge lights is on and the truck will not start back up its a 1999 dodge ram 1500 4x4 with a 110000 mile?

Answer . I believe it has jumped time I just purchased a 95 ram 1500 4x4 for my son it has done the same thing it acts as if were hot or low on oil I checked both but they are good. The truck will start but backfires first which leads me to believe it has jumped time or it may be possible a senso (MORE)

Is the 1995 dodge ram 1500 a long lasting truck?

Answer . Well I can tell u for this user it has been. We got this truck with 48,000 miles and it now has 111,000. We used it to run a roofing business and at times it hauled 10 square of shingles and tools. It has every recall in the book but truelly has been an awesome truck. We've done nothing (MORE)

Who has had an intermittent start problem with a Dodge Ram 1500 truck?

I have a 1998 Dodge Ram Quadcab 1500. I usually experience intermittent start problems once every couple of weeks. I put the key in the ignition, turn and all I get is "click"?? The starter motor does not turn. After attempting to start for 5 or 10 minutes, it finally starts and everything is fine. (MORE)

Maximum payload for 2004 dodge ram 1500 truck?

Check out DriverSide.com- enter your year/make/model and click on the specs tab to find out all you could really need to know about your Ram truck.. That really didn't tell me the payload that i could hold.

94 dodge ram with 318 when on going down the road oil pressure is about 30 to 35 in 5th gear at 50mph when i let off the gas it goes up to about 45 to 50 psi new oil pump as been installed?

It sounds to me like either the new pump may be too strong pumping oil out of the pan faster than it can flow back down to it or you have blockage not allowing enough oil to flow freely enough back down to the pan. When you let off it doesn't pump as much up at one time so it kind of catches up and (MORE)

How do you remove gear shift knob dodge ram 1500 04?

I had to cut my stock rubber shifter knob off with a pocket knife over a year ago when i was convinced i wanted a new shifter knob for my 2004 dodge ram 1500. Unfortunately, the cheap replacements i bought, although they looked cool weren't worth a crap. I strongly recommend keeping the factory shif (MORE)

What is the gear ratio for the defferential for a 1995 dodge ram 1500?

There are four ways to find a ratio. 1 A dealer can normally tell from the vin number. 2 There are normally tags or labels on the axle that have part number, gear ratio, and fluid requirement info. 3 You can count how many times you have to turn the driveshaft to get one complete turn of the (MORE)

What are the shifting speeds for a straight truck is it 1500 for the up shift and 1000 for the down shift like on a combination vehicle?

1500 up and 1000 down is a general rule of thumb... it'll vary by different motors. For example, you're actually better off to shift up with a Mercedes-Benz MBE or Volvo VED motor around 1700 RPMs. All the same, the general rule of thumb applies to a straight truck just as it does a combination vehi (MORE)

Is the dodge RAM 1500 a good truck?

how dare you question the integrity of a Dodge Ram truck?? lol just kidding. yes, the Dodge Ram 1500 is an extremely reliable truck. my '06 has been through a lot in the 2 years that I've had it.