1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN REPAIR MANUAL -- HOW TO FIX YOUR CAR OR TRUCK

Auto Parts Search


1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Dodge REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

Learn how to repair a car or truck, install or remove parts, wire an engine, reset warning lights, replace fuel filter, fix auto body and more. Get Automotix DIY!

Help me findSearch

Select Section

Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN car and truck repair procedures including Dodge engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Dodge RAM 3500 VAN automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
DIY REPAIR SAMPLES > CONTINUE EXPLORING >
Using the Automotix DIY repair procedures will save you hundreds and even thousands of dollars! In addition, it will save you hours of touring the city searching for Dodge mechanics you can trust. The Automotix DIY solution is particularly affordable. A full access to the entire DIY repair procedures and diagrams for your 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN vehicle will cost less than a single gallon of gas. Here are some of the DIY repair tips and procedures you will find here:

A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Computer Relearn Procedures -> DaimlerChrysler -> 1999-2002 Dakota, Durango, Ram Pick-Up & Ram Van -> 1999-2004 -> Controller Anti-Lock Brakes (CAB) -> Engine Performance -> Except 1999-2002 -> Light Truck & Vans -> Pinion Factor Procedure -> Powertrain Control Module (PCM) -> Sentry Key Immobilizer System (SKIS) -> Shift Quality -> Theft Alarm -> Transaxle Quick Learn Procedure
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 LPG

Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

Except 1999-2002

If battery cable has been disconnected, the PCM must relearn a new operating strategy. Connect battery cable and run engine until operating temperature is reached. After engine warm-up, drive vehicle under various operating conditions until PCM has relearned new strategy.

1999-2004

Anytime the PCM is replaced the VIN and vehicle mileage must be programmed into the new PCM. If the PCM is not programmed, Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) will set. To program the PCM, connect a DRB or suitably programmed ...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES

BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> DaimlerChrysler -> Adjustments -> Adjustment -> Except FWD Models -> FWD Models -> Parking Brake -> Self-Adjusting Brakes -> Service Brake
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

Service Brake

Except FWD Models
Self-Adjusting Brakes

These brakes have self-adjusting shoe mechanisms that ensure correct lining to drum clearances at all times. The automatic adjusters operate only when the brakes are applied as the car is moving rearward.

Although the brakes are self-adjusting, an initial adjustment is necessary when the brake shoes have been relined, replaced or when the length of the star wheel adjuster has been changed during some other service operation.

Frequent usage of an automatic transmission forward range to halt reverse vehicle motion may prevent the automa...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES

FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1994-2003 Ram Van 1500-3500 -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

Normal Service

Repla...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 CNG

The following procedure is described for a propeller shaft equipped with only a cardan joint in the tube yoke. If the propeller shaft is equipped with a companion yoke, simply repeat the following steps to remove the cardan joint from the companion yoke after removing the cardan joint from the tube yoke. Individual components of cardan universal joints are not serviceable. If worn or leaking, they must be replaced as an assembly.

Disassemble

  • Remove propeller shaft.
  • Using a soft drift, tap outside of bearing cap assembly to loosen snap ring.
  • Remove snap rings from both si...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

  • Remove battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Pull back protective rubber boot from solenoid battery terminal far enough to access and remove nut from positive cable harness connector eyelet.
  • Remove nut that secures positive cable to solenoid terminal, then remove positive cable.
  • Remove solenoid wire connecting ...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Check Gauge Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

When the ignition is turned On, the lamp will light for approximately 2 seconds as a bulb inspection. The PCM continually monitors the engine oil pressure, engine coolant temperature and electrical system voltage. The check gauges lamp w...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES

RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at intake manifold.
  • Remove hose from intake manifold.
  • 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 cor...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

  • Attach a wrench to pulley mounting bolt of automatic tensioner. Threads on this bolt are lefthand.
  • Release tension from belt by rotating tensioner counterclockwise. When all belt tension has been released remove belt from tensioner first, then oth...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES

COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

LH Front Body Connectors Diagram for 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN  5.2 V8 GASLH Front Body Connectors Diagram for 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Airbag Control Module
  • Connector C-202
  • Connector C-203
  • Connector C-204
  • Connector C-306
  • Steering Column Components Diagram for 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN  5.2 V8 GASSteering Column Components Diagram for 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Park Brake Switch
  • Driver Side Airbag
  • Connector C-201
  • Connector C-205
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN PARTS/COMPONENTS LOCATION DIAGRAMS!

    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN  5.9 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Controller Anti-Lock Brake
  • 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN  5.2 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Central Timer Module
  • Driver Door Jamb Switch
  • Passenger Door Jamb Switch
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN WIRING DIAGRAMS!

    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION DIAGNOSTIC TEARDOWN PROCEDURE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS!

    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 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 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 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 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 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 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN 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

    CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN SPECIFICATIONS DATA!

    Shop online for auto body parts, engines, wheels, lights...

    Click here to view more details2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Van Bumper, Front.

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $202.71

    Click here to view more details about 2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Van Antenna2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Van Antenna, 4-section mast; 2600 mm cable; A high quality pillar side mount antenna; May require modification or other adjustment to your vehicle upon installation; Backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty..

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $12.92

    Click here to view more details2008 Dodge Magnum 20" x 9" Alloy Wheel Take Off, Alloy Wheel Take Off; 20 X 9; 25.5MM Offset; 5 Spokes; 5 Lug; 4.5 Inch BP; Used; Aftermarket Chrome, , .

    Source: Wheels / Rims, Mirrors & Lights Store

    $347.50

    Click here to view more details2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Van V8, 5.2 L, 318 CID Rebuilt Engine, Magnum, roller cam, bolt down rocker arms. Will not fit "B" body vans., Warranty: 3-Year/100,000 Mile, .

    Source: Rebuilt Engines Store

    $1,799.00

    Click here to view more details2000 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN Used A/C Compressor, 3.9, AUTO, RWD, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $136.00

    Click here to view more details2000 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN Used A/C Compressor, 5.2, AUTO, RWD, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $106.00
    More parts
    Help me findSearch
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find
    Search DIY repair manuals by VIN...
    Vehicle Identification Number is a unique serial number used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles

    Find out what info we have for your vehicle

    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!
    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!Access diagrams and repair information such as wiring diagrams, diagnosis and repair charts, manufacturer service bulletins, and OEM Part numbers of your 1999 Dodge RAM 3500 VAN vehicle.
    Access the Complete guide!
    Need To Fix Your Car or Truck?
    Save Money With Free Car Insurance Quote
    FREE car insurance quote
    Enter Zip Code:
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find