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So i have a 2008 dodge ram 1500 with the 5.7l hemi. my truck will just click. When I turn the key you can feel it slightly turn the crank but wont continue. If I sit there and keep doing sometimes 10 sometime 50 times it may start or may not. Ive replaced the the starter with a brand new not refurbished. Ive replaced the ignition switch in the column. Ive replaced the battery. Still nothing. Ive checked and cleaned grounds still nothing. The negative battery terminal is hot. Please help this is my work truck i was going go put a video but it wont let me.
 

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"The negative battery terminal is hot." Sounds like a bad connection. Make sure the cables are tight on the battery both Pos and Neg. Follow the Neg cable from the battery and see where it is grounded to the frame/engine. Disconnect there and clean the terminal and the spot on the frame or engine to ensure good contact. Double check that the Pos wire going to the starter solenoid is tight. If the Neg cable goes to the frame and not the engine block, check the engine ground straps for clean and tight (and if they are even there). If ground straps are frayed or missing, replace them (no such thing as too many ground straps).
 

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So i left the battery off for 2 days i got busy and. Wasnt able to work on it . i have not replaced anything. Because im wanting to get to the bottom of it. So what i did is went threw every cylinder and pulled a plug. I then while i have it apart cleaned the carb because it was black black. I put everything back together and went to fire it up first turn it fired right up. Turned it off the trief turning back on but this time it did the same and clicked. But only clicked twice then fired did this over and over and the more times i did it the more cranks it took to fire it over. So where should i got from there
 
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