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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks from 1990+

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Heater/A/C Control Unit, Replace -> 1996 -> 1997 -> Cherokee & Wrangler -> Dakota -> Full Size Pickups -> Full Size Vans -> Grand Cherokee -> Minivans
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS

Cherokee & Wrangler
  • Remove instrument panel bezel using a suitable wide blade flat tool and pry bezel away from instrument panel, then lower down the glove box door.
  • Reach through glove box opening and disconnect the vacuum harness .
  • Remove the control panel attaching screws and pull the control unit far enough away to disconnect electrical connectors and control cables.
  • Remove control unit.
  • Reverse procedure to install.
Dakota
1996
  • Remove steering column cover, then the instrument cluster bezel.
  • Rem...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Brake System Bleed -> Manual -> Master Cylinder -> Pressure
Vehicle: 2004 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 3.7 V6 GAS

Manual

  • Remove reservoir filler caps and fill reservoir with proper brake fluid.
  • If calipers or wheel cylinders were overhauled, open all caliper and wheel cylinder bleed screws.
  • Close each bleed screw as fluid starts to drip from them.
  • Fill master cylinder reservoir once more before proceeding.
  • Attach one end of bleed hose to bleed screw and insert opposite end in glass container partially filled with brake fluid, Fig. . Ensure bleed hose is immersed in fluid.
  • Open up bleeder, then have an assistant press down brake pedal.
  • Once brake pedal is down, close bleeder. Repeat bleeding unt...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 2005-06 Liberty w/2.4L & 3.7L Engines, 2005-06 Grand Cherokee, 1998-06 Durango, 1994-06 Dakota (Except 1994 2.5L), Ram Truck 1500-3500, Ram Van 1500-3500
Vehicle: 1997 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.2 V8 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Install -> Rear -> Remove
Vehicle: 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS

Front

Remove
  • Shift transmission and transfer case to their neutral positions. Raise and support vehicle. Remove skid plate, if equipped.
  • Using a suitable marker, mark a line across yoke at transfer case, link yoke, and propeller shaft yoke at rear of front propeller shaft for installation reference.
  • Mark a line across propeller shaft yoke and pinion shaft yoke for installation reference.
  • Remove universal joint strap bolts at pinion shaft yoke.
  • Remove bolts holding propeller shaft to transfer case yoke flange.
  • Remove propeller shaft.
Install
  • Position front propeller shaft under vehicl...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove wiring connector from starter.
  • Remove starter mounting bolts, then starter from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Lamp -> Chrysler, Dodge & Plymouth
Vehicle: 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS

The amber lamp monitors anti-lock brake system condition. The lamp should be on during engine starting, but should go off when the self-diagnostic system determines proper system operation. If the lamp remains On, a fault in the anti-lock brake system is indicated. After diagnosis and re...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 3.9 V6 GAS

  • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
  • Remove hose clamps and hoses from radiator.
  • Remove coolant reserve/overflow tank hose from radiator filler neck nipple.
  • Remove coolant reserve/overflow tank from fan shroud by pulling straight up.
  • Disconnect electrical connectors at windshield washer reservoi...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 3.7 V6 GAS

  • Rotate belt tensioner until it contacts its stop.
  • Remove belt, then slowly ro...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Engine Connector & Ground Locations Diagram for 2001 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup  3.9 V6 GASEngine Connector & Ground Locations Diagram for 2001 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 3.9 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor
  • Camshaft Position Sensor
  • Engine Oil Pressure Sensor
  • Airbag System Components Diagram for 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup  5.7 V8 GASAirbag System Components Diagram for 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Airbag
  • Airbag Control Module
  • Steering Wheel
  • Seat Belt Tensioner
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup  4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Oxygen Sensor 1/2 Downstream
  • Oxygen Sensor 1/1 Upstream
  • 2005 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup  3.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 3.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Coil Ignition No. 5
  • Coil Ignition No. 7
  • Coil Ignition No. 8
  • Coil Ignition No. 6
  • Injector Fuel No. 8
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: SPEED CNTRL INOP/SLOW TO ENG/NOT CONSTANT - 5.9L DSL
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.9 V8 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Driveability
  • Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
  • Document: CREAK - LEFT/RIGHT SIDE OF IP-REPAIR PROCEDURE - REV
    Vehicle: 1995 Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup 5.2 V8 CNG

    Symptoms:
  • Noise
  • Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 Pickup AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most Dodge RAM 1500 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 Dodge RAM 1500 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 Dodge RAM 1500 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 Dodge RAM 1500 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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