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Jerry, Master Mechanic
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Experience:  ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech
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Turn key on and it acts like no fire or out of gas, just

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Turn key on and it acts like no fire or out of gas, just started this about 2 weeks ago, turn key off immed and try again, usually starts next try but yesterday it took 7 the try before firing and starting
JA: Is the car in "Park" or "Neutral?" Do you know if your car has a "wheel lock" feature?
Customer: Yes in park or nuetral, park mostly. Don't know about wheel lock? thanks
JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge?
Customer: 2011 Dodge ram hemi pickup, special Laredo? Interior
JA: Are you fixing your Ram yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No! Just getting it to start
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just an idea as to what it is? I think it's more electric than gas but have no idea.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 month ago.

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Have you tried checking the fuel pressure to see if it is slow to rise?

Once it does start does it smoke briefly from the exhaust?

At full throttle does it start faster?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No. Don't know? Dont know?
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Are you still there? Trying to remedy?
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Please give me legit answer to problem!
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Please credit $38.00 charge you put on acct. Been over 20 minutes and no response. This is terrible service. As time is of essance, please credit my payment pal acct correctly and quickly
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 month ago.

Since you want a refund use the contact us link to inform the website.

Sorry you were not able to do any of the tests I needed answers on. best of luck.