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Can you post the last 8 digits of the VIN and the miles on the odometer so that I can do some research on this concern for you?
What condition are the battery cable ends on your 1995 Ram Truck? Can you take pics and post them here? If they are dirty can you thoroughly clean them and reinstall on the battery and retest?
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IF the battery cables are as old as the truck, don't rule them out yet. Keep in mind that it is definitely possible for there to be a problem internally with the cable inside the insulation where it can't be seen.
I understand that you will be having it checked out in the morning.
Please remember that I am still here for you in case you need a "Second Opinion" on the diagnosis from the shop you will be visiting. If needed I can give you my thoughts on their conclusion and If the charges are in line with what you are having done....
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