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Won't start in cold weather...just replaced the battery and…

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Won't start in cold...

Won't start in cold weather...just replaced the battery and put an oil pan heater on but I think the cold weather froze the engine

Mechanic's Assistant: When was your last oil change?

2500 miles or so

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your 2500?

1500 slt 2003 model

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 2500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Dodge 1500 SLT not a doge 2500

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Hello my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answers! I will be assisting you with all of your vehicle questions today. Give me one moment while I review your question and come back with a answer. Please be aware I do not know your skill level or abilities so I will be asking a lot of questions and in a lot of cases we will respond to each other quite a lot before we find a solution. As far as phone calls are concerned that is the system prompting you, not me, and they do cost more money, I prefer text but in some cases a phone call is required. If I don’t answer right away or quickly in conversation I am helping another customer or have stepped out for a moment and will respond as soon as I can. Ok lets get started!

How cold is it there and does the starter click or engage at all?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
13 degrees motor tries to start
Dodge Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago

I would take a fuel sample to see if there is any water in it, also make sure in failure condition it getting good fuel pressure and spark

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Dodge Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago

hows it going?

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