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Old 11-16-2010, 10:02 PM
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I changed the battery in my 2000 dodge ram 1500 and now it won't start. all the dash lights come on and i hear a clicking that sounds like a blinker but is not. it won't turn over at all. i think the anti theft is locked and needs resest or maybe just the computer needs reset, does any one know how to resest those or another solution? thank you
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The clicking your hearing may be the starter relay . Try tapping on the starter and see what happens .
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Sounds like there is not enough current to engage the starter. The sound is likely just the solinoid clicking. Is it a brand new battery ? Perhaps it just needs an initial charge.
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put a full 2 hour charge on it using a battery charger
when you do that, i would disconnect the battery & clean up the post a bit, before charging
after its charged, connect up the battery cables again

if you still have probs, get your battery & alternator checked at almost any parts store
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