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2013 Ram starts but shuts right back off. Why will nobody answer this?

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2013 Ram programs and starts correctly but them immediately shuts back off.

changed options several times but always the same result.

right now i have A1 thru 11, B1 C1, and D1.7 and D1.10  selected.

I have only connected mandatory connections.  no parking light or hood pin.

is there something im either checking or not checking in options?  ive looked this up til there is nothing else to look up online and on youtube.

firmware 74.38 hardware version 6 (CHRT6)
asked Jan 20, 2019 in Ram by Scott Wilson (180 points)
edited Jan 27, 2019 by Scott Wilson

1 Answer

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Is the hood pin selected OFF in the bypass options in flashlink, it seem like the truck starts and then sees a hood or door open or unlocked and enters kill mode.  Maybe try the RAP bypass setting turn it ON?
answered Jan 28, 2019 by Robert Laurie (870 points)
I’m having the same issue on a 2016 Ram 2500 diesel tip start. Disable hood pin setting, enable RAP and truck stills shuts down. Tried grounding hood pin for testing and still shuts down. Door is closed. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated. I’m at a dead end after 3 days working on this problem. Red light comes on when engine turns off.