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#954297 - 03/20/11 05:51 AM HELP! 06 Ram 4.7 won't start
wedgeheaded Offline
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Registered: 03/18/04
Posts: 1541
Loc: Friendly, WV
I drove my truck home from work last evening, just like always. Got in it this morning and it started but shut back down, just as it was speeding up. I cranked it a few time and it did the same. I went in to get keys for my sons truck and tried again as I walked by. It did the same thing as before. My first thought was fuel, but I have plenty. Next thought was fuel pump, but I'm leaning more to electrical now that I've thought about it. It acted like the switch had been turned off. Any thoughts?

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#954298 - 03/20/11 06:44 AM Re: HELP! 06 Ram 4.7 won't start [Re: wedgeheaded]
Todd Offline
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Registered: 02/23/10
Posts: 1377
Loc: Ohio
Sounds like the wireless control module is bad. It's part of the security. Is there a red light flashing in the instrument cluster when thes happens?
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#954299 - 03/20/11 07:00 AM Re: HELP! 06 Ram 4.7 won't start [Re: Todd]
wedgeheaded Offline
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Registered: 03/18/04
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Loc: Friendly, WV
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Sounds like the wireless control module is bad. It's part of the security. Is there a red light flashing in the instrument cluster when thes happens?




Didn't notice it but I was late for work and jumped in my sons truck and left. I didn't have much time to trouble shoot it. I thought I might have my son do the key twist thing to see if it shows any codes.

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#954300 - 03/20/11 09:20 PM Re: HELP! 06 Ram 4.7 won't start [Re: wedgeheaded]
pro6pakRR Offline
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Registered: 12/15/03
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Loc: Adrian, Mi
My 04 did the same thing the battery was low.
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