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Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 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 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 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 VAN cars and light trucks from 1990+

    Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Cherokee, Dakota, Durango, Full Size Pickup, Full Size Van, Grand Cherokee, Liberty & Wrangler -> Condenser, Replace -> Cherokee & Liberty -> Dakota & Durango -> Full Size Pickups -> Full Size Vans -> Grand Cherokee -> Wrangler
    Vehicle: 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Whenever the condenser is being replaced, note the locations of all of the radiator and condenser air seals. These seals are used to direct air through the condenser and radiator and prevent overheating.

    Cherokee & Liberty

    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under , then disconnect discharge line fitting at condenser inlet and plug open lines.
    • Disconnect liquid line refrigerant line fitting at condenser outlet, then plug open lines.
    • Remove condenser and radiator as an assembly as outlined under "Radiator, Replace."
    • Remove two nuts securing condenser ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Anti-Lock Brakes -> Full Size Pickup & Van -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 2002 -> 2003-05 -> 2006 -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Connector Pin Identification -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Intermittents & Poor Connections
    Vehicle: 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation

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    2003-05
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    Connector Pin Identification

    Refer to Figs. through for pin connector and terminal identification.

    Diagnostic Tests

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    Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Intermitte...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    DaimlerChrysler Corp./Jeep Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1994-2003 Ram Van 1500-3500 -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

    Normal Service

    Repla...

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

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

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
    Vehicle: 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

    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...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    • Remove battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove nut and lockwasher securing starter motor to mounting stud on manual transmission clutch housing or automatic transmission torque converter housing.
    • While supporting starter with one hand, remove upper mounting screw from starter.
    • Slide transmission cooler tube bracket forward on tubes far enough for starter motor flange to be removed from lower mounting stud.
    • Move starter motor towards front of vehicle far enough for nos...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Emission Maintenance Reminder Indicator -> Chrysler, Dodge & Plymouth
    Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    This Emission Maintenance Reminder System (Maintenance Required Lamp) is incorporated into the engine controller. The controller stores vehicle mileage into its memory every eight miles, then at 60,000, 82,500 or 120,000 miles it will light the EMR (Maintenance Required) lamp. When the indicated mileage is reached or the EMR lamp is on at all times, the following components must be replaced and the EMR lamp reset:

    • At 60,00 miles, proceed as follows:
      • Replace EGR valve.
      • Clean EGR passage.
      • Replace PCV valve.
    • At 82,500 miles, replace oxygen sensor.
    • At 120,000 miles, proceed as ...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.9 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 he...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 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 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Engine Splices Diagram for 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  3.9 V6 GASEngine Splices Diagram for 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Splice S-137
  • Splice S-138
  • Splice S-148
  • Splice S-149
  • Splice S-150
  • Body Splices Diagram for 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  3.9 V6 GASBody Splices Diagram for 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Splice S-305
  • Splice S-301
  • Splice S-302
  • Splice S-303
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    1999 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1999 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Rear Window Defogger Switch
  • Rear Window Defogger
  • 2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • Glove Box Lamp And Switch
  • Courtesy Lamp Relay
  • Underhood Lamp
  • Dome Lamps Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: FLASH PROGRAMMING FAILURE RECOVERY USING DRBIII - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
  • Document: INTERMITTENT LOCKING/UNLOCKING OF DOORS WITHOUT ACTIVATING THE POWER DOOR LOCK SWITCH - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Erratic Operation
  • Auto Systems:
  • Glass, Doors, Hood, Decklid, Tailgate, Liftgate, Locks
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Dodge RAM 1500 VAN AUTOMOBILES

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

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