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My 2005 Ram Truck decided it doesn't want to start anymore

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My 2005 Ram Truck decided it doesn't want to start anymore and the only indicator I have is the Electronic Throttle Control Light is on. Alternator was replaced 3 weeks ago
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: When I turn the key it just makes a clicking noise doesn't fire up
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Juan Crespo replied 1 year ago.

Hi there. Welcome to our site!

That clicking noise sure points to a dead battery. Can you get somebody to give you a jump-start? We can take it from there afterwards.