2nd gen

  1. Powertrain
    ok so i have a bit of a problem right now. I'm finishing up my manual swap on my 96 5.2 ram with the nv3500. I've got it almost completely done now, but at the moment I'm getting a crank but no start with no spark to the coil or the distributor cap. Now for starters I went through every forum I...
  2. Electrical
    So I bought this 99 ram that wouldnt start, the windows didnt work and the blower motor for the a/c didnt work. I played with the ignition and got it to crank up so i knew it was a bad ignition switch along with those other symptoms. I replaced it with a cheap one I got online and it fixed all...
  3. 98 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9L 4x4

  4. Gen 2 Dodge Ram
    Hey guys, just installed a 3rd gen center console and wondering what some of you had done with the lower storage as it doesnt contact the floor, bout a inch and a half short. Console was relatively easy, didnt take pictures, but, if you pull the console cut 3/4” off the end of each bracket, then...
  5. Gen 2 Dodge Ram
    In 1999 my dad bought a brand new Dodge Ram 1500 in Deep Amethyst purple, the first brand new vehicle anyone in my family had ever owned. In 2001 my dad had to sell his dream truck to support is family. I would really love to be able to by the truck back for him but I need helping locating it. I...
  6. Electrical
    I am wanting to install a new set of doors, from a 2000, on my truck, which is a 2001. My drivers door is messed up and I found a guy that has both doors and they have power accessories. As I would like to have the power accessories, I will just get both doors. However, I do not understand...
  7. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi guys, I've never owned a dodge ram before, wondering what it is I should look for to see whether or not I pull the trigger on a 1999 Ram 1500, Club Cab, Auto W/ 113k. Any red lights to just leave the truck be. Currently being sold for $2000, will try $1800. Brother told me the truck seemed...
  8. Body & Interior
    Hey guys i found out that my tailgate post on the drivers side has rusted to the point its almost non existent anymore, what do you use to replace these cause i know the 3rd and 4th gens there bolted in but these are made into the post ill post a picture sometime towhere yall can see how bad it is.
  9. Dodge Ram Wheels And Tires
    hey guys looking for help not trying to spam or cause me to get kicked off but i figure more people would see my thread here so here it is i have a 2001 ram 1500 QCSB 4x4 automatic with the 318(5.2L) and got a 5in rough country lift kit to install for half price almost new barely used(1 week or...
  10. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Looking for some help! Swapped out my blown 1997 5.2 engine with a used (tested) engine from a local supplier. The engine came from a 1995 5.2 Dodge Ram. Once everything was installed the engine idles very rough and throws a code for crankshaft position sensor. The sensor was swapped out twice...
  11. Electrical
    I bought my 1997 ram a few months ago without a key fob. I bought a new fob but I didn't come with instructions on how to program it. I have been looking everywhere online for instructions but none of them seem to work. The data link connector DOES NOT have a dark green wire in one of the corner...
  12. Electrical
    I want to add a second battery to my 94 and I want to upgrade the altenator any ideas on best course of action? What size alternator should I get? What kind of battery is recommended? Also I have the painless wiring system for dual battery setup already however not installed yet.
  13. Prospective Buyers - Question and Answer Forum So I've been eyeing this up for about a week now and I have to say it's the cleanest 2nd Gen I've ever seen, and that interior looks amazing. As a huge 2nd Gen fan that's a really big deal to me. I would prefer a 12...
  14. Electrical
    I have a 1998 5.9 v8 and I just got some new tail lights and got some LEDs to go with it and when I put the led's on, the turn signal blinks really fast like there isn't anything there, even though it's working just fine. It's pretty annoying driving around with the fast clicking blinker but I...
  15. Cruisin through the Gila Forest

    Cruisin through the Gila Forest

    another pit stop
  16. Cruisin through the Gila Forest

    Cruisin through the Gila Forest

    Stopping in a meadow for a quick pic
  17. Cruisin through the Gila Forest

    Cruisin through the Gila Forest

    Driving on a 3 day 300 mile off road adventure through the Gila National Forest in New Mexico
  18. Suspension
    Hey guys and gals, I've got a 95 Ram 1500 that I've been restoring for about a year now. I'm wanting to put 3rd gen 20" wheels on it, but due to the fact that it is RWD, the wheels mount in the rear but not in the front because of the hubs sticking out too far. Does anyone know if I could place...
  19. 2000 Dodge Ram

    2000 Dodge Ram

    Black 4x4 Sport
  20. Heating & Cooling
    2001 Ram 2500 5.9L This spring my radiator blew out and I had to have it replaced going through Canada. It was warm enough out then I didn't notice my heater not putting out normal heat but recently now that it's getting cold out and I'm using my heater I hear a gurgling sound coming from under...