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So im new here with my 2011 ram and reading through various threads and i came across one guy saying ...


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Old 12-23-2016, 09:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
 
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So im new here with my 2011 ram and reading through various threads and i came across one guy saying that he changed his battery and somehow shorted or ruined a tpim (i dont know what that is) but that he had to take it to the dealer and get it fixed at a cost of$3500 WTF
So i just want to ask to be sure since i will be changing mine sometime soon is there a special technique / procedure other than what i have done for the last 35years. The last battery i changed was my 2005 Dodge magnum and had no problems.

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Nothing special. Just don't ground the cables together, start and end with the negative cable, make sure you are connecting the proper cables to the proper post.


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