Dodge

Dodge Repair Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Dodge

Turns over but no start. Have replaced fuel pump crank and

Customer Question
cam sensors supplied 12volt power...
Turns over but no start. Have replaced fuel pump crank and cam sensors supplied 12volt power direct to fuel pump. No star
JA: Are you certain it's the fuel pressure sensor that's in need of attention? What about the fuel rail? Have you checked it yet?
Customer: Where is sensor. No leaks on rail. Truck ran out of fuel refueled no start assumed fuel pump replaced no start
JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge?
Customer: 2007 ram 1500 3.7 dodge
JA: Are you fixing your Ram 1500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes replaced crank and cam sensor fuel pump power to fuel pump
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Dodge
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
9/6/2017
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago
Edward
Edward, Service Technician
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 3,190
Experience: 20 + years experience on various makes and models.
Verified

Hello and thanks for your question. My name is ***** ***** I will do all I can to help.

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

Can you tell me if you have 12 volts power to any fuel injector wire with the key ON? should have constant power to 1 of the 2 wires with key on.

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Haven't tried
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

Do you have a 12 volt test light or volt meter by chance? you could check it with?

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
don't have Truck available
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

I understand, first thing to do would be check voltage on the BROWN/WHITE wire at any fuel injector.

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Ok if we don't
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

I would grind on it a while to purge the air out if it indeed ran out of fuel. maybe it's got air in the fuel lines and rail, if you can make it run briefly on starting fluid for 15 seconds or so, I would try that and see if that purged the air out of the fuel lines and fuel rail. If that didn't help, Then check for injector pulse with a noid light next. And fuel pressure with a gauge if you have one, or you can borrow one from auto parts store, I would get a noid light kit too if you don't have one, the noid light plugs directly into the fuel injector wiring harness, and when you crank the engine the light should blink indicating injector pulse. It's also a good test to grab some starting fluid and see if you can get it to hit or run briefly by spraying starting fluid directly into the air intake pipe, If it hits then, we will know it's gas starved. If it doesn't hit then, then I would check for spark to the plugs.

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Act like it wants to start on starting fluid but won't light
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

How much gas is in the tank now?

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
1/8 tank
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

and it's sitting on pretty level ground?

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

Have you checked spark to the plugs when cranking yet with a spark tester? if it's hitting at all on starting fluid then I believe it has spark, but I would like to verify with a spark tester.

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Dodge Mechanic: Edward, Service Technician replied 2 months ago

OK, it's got spark when cranking then correct?

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Ask Jerry Your Own Question
Jerry
Jerry
Jerry, Master Mechanic
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 1,754
1,754 Satisfied Customers
Experience: ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech

Jerry is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I AM VERY GLAD THAT I TOOK A CHANCE ON YOUR PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS. I WAS SUCCESSFUL IN REPLACING THE FUEL PUMP. MY TRUCK RUNS LIKE A CLOCK. IT RUNS LIKE THE DAY I BOUGHT IT. NO LUNGING FORWARD, THE TURBO REACTS THE SECOND I STOMP ON THE GAS, AND IT HAS A LOT MORE POWER AND EVEN SOUNDS BETTER TO ME. IT SAVED ABOUT $500.00 BY DOING THE WORK MYSELF. I GIVE YOU ALL THE CREDIT FOR YOUR DIAGNOSING THE PROBLEM, JUST FROM THE SYMPTONS I GAVE YOU OVER THE e MAIL. I WILL USE YOUR WEB SITE AGAIN AND REFER MY FRIENDS. THANKS SO MUCH FOR THE HELP.

TOM WHITTAKERUSA

Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless!

Rev. Jerry BaysingerHolts Summit, Mo

I recently asked a question about my 2005 dodge ram, and I just wanted to let my Expert know that he hit the nail squarely on the head with his answer. I wanted to thank him again.

GregPittsburgh, PA

Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless!

JerryHolts Summit, MO

I was skeptical at first but thought I'd give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised. Your site actually is a quality service that I would recommend to others in a heartbeat.

StanSayre, PA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

1,754 satisfied customers

ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech

Chris

Chris

Shop Foreman

6,613 satisfied customers

Dodge/Cummins and Chrysler Certified Master Tech

Mopar Certified

Mopar Certified

Dodge Technician

5,931 satisfied customers

24 Year Chrysler/Dodge Certified Specialist

moparfl

moparfl

ASE Certified Technician

3,292 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech Gold level Chrysler Status 30 years dealership exp

Dodgerench

Dodgerench

ASE Certified Technician

2,809 satisfied customers

30+ years Dodge/Chrysler exp., ASE Master with L1 certification. Driveability/ combustion specialist

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

2,298 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Don - Mo Lurch

Don - Mo Lurch

Aftermarket & Factory Electronics

1,562 satisfied customers

Cert. Dodge & Chrysler Warnty, Heavy Line Mech, Mobile Electronics. Sales, Installation & Repair for 30 years

< Previous | Next >

Related Dodge Questions
Driving down the interstate in my 97 Dodge Ram 1500 and
Driving down the interstate in my 97 Dodge Ram 1500 and suddenly, it is revving but power is dropping. Wouldn't go over 20 mph or so after that. What's possibly wrong?suddenly… read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 dodge ram 1500 with a 4.7L V8 with a misfire.
I have a 2005 dodge ram 1500 with a 4.7L V8 with a misfire. … read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
I've got a 2007 ram 1500 with the 5.7 hemi and automatic. I
I've got a 2007 ram 1500 with the 5.7 hemi and automatic. I picked it up at auction, it didn't start but the engine turns. I've replaced the battery, plugs and camshaft sensor, still no luck. The tran… read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
Miss fire # 7 low compression. 2002 ram 1500. Plugs, wire,
miss fire # 7 low compression JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge? Customer: 2002 ram 1500 JA: Are you fixing your Ram 1500 yourself? What have you tried so far? Customer: plugs, wire, injector J… read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 light issue. Tail light on one side not
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 light issue. Tail light on one side not working. I had a problem with headlights and tail lights working sporadically. I have replaced all sockets, pcm, light control module, light… read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
2004 dodge ram 1500 hemi won't start. No fire to plug.
2004 dodge ram 1500 hemi won't start. No fire to plug. Changed the camshaft position sensor … read more
tim37857
tim37857
Mechanic
High School or GED
71 satisfied customers
I have a 4x4 06 dodge ram 1500 and can not find where the
I have a 4x4 06 dodge ram 1500 and can not find where the abs plugs in on the front passenger side … read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
I replaced the ignition switch on my 04 Ram 1500 due to
I replaced the ignition switch on my 04 Ram 1500 due to intermittent fan operation. Worked perfectly for about 4 months. Fan stopped working 2 days ago, not even intermittent operation. Fuse is good. … read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
3,952 satisfied customers
I have a 2000 dodge ram 1500 the transfer case is out I
I have a 2000 dodge ram 1500 the transfer case is out I picked up a 1999 dodge durango transfer case the only difference I see is my truck has a vacuum diafram and the Durango has a electric one can I… read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
09 ram 1500 4x2 183227.0miles on orig trans.. never had a
09 ram 1500 4x2 183227.0miles on orig trans.. never had a problem serviced regularly. trans is stuck in 4th gear. what is the fix??? … read more
eauto
eauto
self employed
High School or GED
74 satisfied customers
08 ram 1500, will act like its turning over but wont start.
08 ram 1500, will act like its turning over but wont start … read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
I drive a dodge ram 1500. In the mornings especially cold
I drive a dodge ram 1500. In the mornings especially cold ones the truck requires a lot of throttle to start moving. At the first couple of stops it dies. At times you can prevent it by removing press… read more
Chris (aka - Moose)
Chris (aka - Moose)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
108 satisfied customers
Dodge ram 1500 wiper arm are in the middle of the windshield
dodge ram 1500 wiper arm are in the middle of the windshield when they are in parking position and they goes down before going up. Fortunately they are operating well but is bad to having them in the … read more
Howard Duncan
Howard Duncan
Business Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
227 satisfied customers
Locked key fob in dodge ram 1500 with motor running. But,
locked key fob in dodge ram 1500 with motor running … read more
Chris
Chris
Shop Foreman
6,613 satisfied customers
Dodge RAM 1500: Do you know where the ambient air temperature
Do you know where the ambient air temperature sensor for my 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 pick up is?… read more
Mopar Certified
Mopar Certified
Dodge Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,931 satisfied customers
2012 ram 1500. cylinder 5 misfire. Took it to the dealer and
2012 ram 1500. cylinder 5 misfire. Took it to the dealer and it's a stuck lifter wore out the cam. having done some research this seems to be a relatively common problem. Is that your experience as we… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
14,436 satisfied customers
Got a03 Dodge ram 1500 changed platum on it and now can't
Got a03 Dodge ram 1500 changed platum on it and now can't get it to run unless I pull too spark plugs out got all new sencers and water pump good oil pursure good compression and fuel pressure … read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
Abs on ram 1500 2014 activating at slow speeds, no and no,
abs on ram 1500 2014 activating at slow speeds JA: Have you checked the brake fluid? And have the brakes been squeaking? Customer: no and no JA: Are you fixing your Ram 1500 yourself? What have you tr… read more
camerontech
camerontech
20 year experience diagnostic technician
class a
551 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x