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1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Dodge REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Temperature/Blend Air Door Motor, Replace -> Grand Cherokee
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS

Grand Cherokee
  • Disconnect motor electrical con...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Chrysler -> Brake Service -> 1992-93 Full Size Pickup & 1992-95 Caravan, Town & Country & Voyager -> 1994-96 Full Size Pickup -> 1996 Caravan, Town & Country & Voyager -> Brake Shoe, Replace -> Inspection -> Installation -> Models w/ 9, 10, 11 & 13 Inch Drums -> Models w/12 Inch Drum Brake -> Ram 50 -> Removal
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.9 L6 DIESEL

Brake Shoe, Replace

Prior to removing brake shoes it is recommended that a suitable clip or restraining device be applied to the wheel cylinders to prevent wheel cylinder pistons from being pushed out of their bores.

Do not intermix automatic adjuster components from side to side.

Models w/ 9, 10, 11 & 13 Inch Drums
1992-93 Full Size Pickup & 1992-95 Caravan, Town & Country & Voyager
Removal
  • Raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove brake drum, noting the following:
    • If brake lining is dragging on brake drum, lift auto adjuster lever off star wheel, the...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> B Series Vans, Dakota, Durango, D & W Series, Ramcharger, Ram Truck 1500-3500 & Ram Van 1500-3500 w/Fuel Injection -> Less Fuel Pressure Test Port -> Multipoint Fuel Injection -> Throttle Body Fuel Injection -> With Fuel Pressure Test Port
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 8.0 V10 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the vehicle relearns its adaptive st...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> U-Joint with Injected Rings -> U-Joint with Snap Rings
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 8.0 V10 GAS

This procedure describes a propeller shaft equipped with a cardan joint in the tube yoke. For propeller shafts equipped with a companion/slip yoke, repeat the steps to remove the remaining cardan joint.

U-Joint with Snap Rings

Disassemble
  • Tap outside of bearing cap with a drift to loosen snap ring.
  • Remove snap rings from both sides of yoke.
  • Position yoke with grease fitting if equipped, pointing up.
  • Position a socket with a inside diameter large enough to receive bearing cap, beneath yoke on a press.
  • Place another socket with an outside diameter smaller than bearing cap on ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 8.0 V10 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove alternator drive belt.
  • Remove alternator pivot bolt, then remove mounting bolts.
  • Remove nuts from wiring harness hold down, ground terminal and field terminals.
  • Remove wire connectors, then alternator from ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Electronic Throttle Control Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.2 V8 CNG

When the ignition is turned On, the lamp will light for approximately 6-12 seconds as a bulb inspection. If the lamp is illuminated with the engine running, the vehicle is usually drivable but the electronic throttle system must be diagnosed and servic...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.2 V8 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at engine.
  • Remove hose from engine.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Outlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater hose outlet clamp at heater core.
  • Disconnect heater outlet hose from heater core.
  • Repo...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.2 V8 GAS

  • Attach a suitable wrench to pulley mounting bolt of automatic tensioner.
  • Rotate tensioner assembly clockwise until tension has been relieved.
  • Remove belt from vehicle.
  • Position new drive belt over all pulleys ex...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Front Engine Compartment Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup  8.0 V10 GASFront Engine Compartment Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 8.0 V10 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Windshield Washer Pump Motor
  • Daytime Running Lamp Module
  • Low Washer Fluid Switch
  • Horns
  • Headlamp and Dash Wiring Harness
  • Front Engine Compartment Wiring Splices Diagram for 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup  8.0 V10 GASFront Engine Compartment Wiring Splices Diagram for 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 8.0 V10 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Splice S-101
  • Splice S-102
  • Splice S-103
  • Splice S-104
  • Splice S-149
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup  5.9 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • TCC Solenoid
  • Transmission Relay
  • Ignition Switch
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup  5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.2 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Power Door Lock Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: RECALL - Mopar Value Line Catalytic Converters
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Emission Controls, Vacuum Hoses
  • Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup 5.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1996 Dodge RAM 2500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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