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Just tried to help someone jump their car with my RAM 1500…

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Just tried to help someone jump their car with my RAM 1500 ecodiesel and the cables got hooked up backwards. There was a little smoke and I quickly disconnected, but radio, and heated seats/steering wheel not working

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuse?

Would they be on the same fuse

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Ram 1500?

2015

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Ram 1500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Not much, I'm trying to figure out if I can just get some fuses or if it's worse than that

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

There was a melting plastic smell, but I disconnected quickly so is it possible that the damage is not too bad

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dodge
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