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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 -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Temperature/Blend Air Door, Replace -> 1998 -> 1999-2000 -> Dakota & Durango -> Full Size Pickups -> Grand Cherokee
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS

Dakota & Durango
  • Remove heater and A/C unit as outlined under "Heater Housing, Replace."
  • Lift blend air door pivot shaft out of pivot hole in bottom of heater and A/C housing.
  • Reverse procedure to install.
Full Size Pickups
  • Remove heater and A/C unit as outlined under "Heater Housing, Replace," then invert unit and remove screws holding halves together.
  • Remove center adapter heat duct and screw, then disconnect electrical connectors and remove bottom portion of heater and A/C housing.
  • Remove temperature/blend air...

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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+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description -> Caravan, Town & Country & Voyager -> Combination Valve -> Except Caravan, Town & Country & Voyager -> Fixed Proportioning Valve -> Height Sensing Proportioning Valve -> Hydraulic Control Valves -> Master Cylinder -> Metering Valve
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS

Master Cylinder

Except Caravan, Town & Country & Voyager

The cylinder body containing the primary and secondary pistons is made of aluminum. The removable fluid reservoir is made of nylon reinforced with glass fiber. The reservoir is the only serviceable component.

The fluid compartments of the nylon reservoir are interconnected to permit fluid level equalization. The equalization feature does not affect circuit separation in the event of a front or rear brake fault. The reservoir compartments will retain enough fluid to operate the functioning hydraulic circuit.

Caravan, Town & Country...

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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 -> 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: 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

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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: 2000 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+.

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

  • Remove battery ground cable.
  • Remove alternator drive belt.
  • Remove alternator pivot bolt and mounting bolts and nuts.
  • Remove upper alternator mounting bolt, lower mounting bolt and nut.
  • Remove wiring harness hold down and battery positive terminal retaining nuts.
  • Remove ground terminal and field terminal retaining nut...

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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 -> Transmission Temperature Indicator Lamp -> Dodge
Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

If this lamp is lit while operating the vehicle, operate engine at idle speed or fast idle with transmissio...

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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+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
  • Remove radiator lower hose from radiator outlet.
  • Disconnect and plug transmission cooler lines from radiator fittings using a suitable quick disconnect tool.
  • Cap all lines and fittings to prevent system contamination.
  • Lower vehicle.
  • Remove engine oil filler tube.
  • Remove radiator upper support to cowl...

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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+.

Rear Door Components Diagram for 2001 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  5.2 V8 GASRear Door Components Diagram for 2001 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Rear Door Power Lock Motor
  • Rear Underbody Splices Diagram for 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  3.9 V6 GASRear Underbody Splices Diagram for 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 3.9 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Splice S-302
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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.

    2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN  5.9 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.9 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Turn Signal/ Hazard Switch
  • Right Tail/ Stop/ Turn Signal Lamp
  • 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 Door Lock Module
  • Central Timer Module
  • Passenger Door Ajar Switch
  • Rear Door Ajar Switch
  • Side Door Ajar 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: OUTSIDE MIRROR GLASS REPLACEMENT
    Vehicle: 1999 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Glass, Doors, Hood, Decklid, Tailgate, Liftgate, Locks
  • Document: INOP OR INTERMITTENT RKE TRANSMITTER - REV
    Vehicle: 2000 Dodge RAM 1500 VAN 5.2 V8 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Inoperative, No Response
  • Auto Systems:
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
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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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