Introduction

This guide demonstrates how to remove and replace fuses for your Dodge truck.

Tools

Parts

Open the hood by pulling the hood lever in the driver-side footwell. Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch. Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch.
  • Open the hood by pulling the hood lever in the driver-side footwell.

  • Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch.

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Locate the fusebox. The fusebox is the box that says "Fuse and Relay Center", near the left front fender of your Dodge. Unscrew the plastic nut that holds the cover of the fusebox in place.
  • Locate the fusebox. The fusebox is the box that says "Fuse and Relay Center", near the left front fender of your Dodge.

  • Unscrew the plastic nut that holds the cover of the fusebox in place.

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Remove the nut and the cover of the fusebox. Use the inside of the fusebox cover to determine which fuses you need to check. Locate the fuse grabber. The fuse grabber is located near the front of the fusebox. Remove the fuse grabber from its holder.
  • Remove the nut and the cover of the fusebox. Use the inside of the fusebox cover to determine which fuses you need to check.

  • Locate the fuse grabber. The fuse grabber is located near the front of the fusebox.

  • Remove the fuse grabber from its holder.

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Use the fuse grabber to carefully pinch the fuse. Pull the desired fuse out.
  • Use the fuse grabber to carefully pinch the fuse.

  • Pull the desired fuse out.

  • Be sure to replace each blown fuse with a fuse of the correct current rating and size. Serious damage can occur if the wrong fuse is used.

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Conclusion

To replace a fuse, follow these instructions in reverse order. Make sure you buy the correct fuse to replace a blown fuse. Serious damage can occur if you do not use the correct replacement fuses.

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4 Comments

Thank you for making the instructions simple and to the point!

Sierra W - Reply

not what i was looking for but thank you

eimerben - Reply

thanx anyway. but not the answer I wanted. didn't tell me anything about which fuse it was .I looked in the fuse box and didn't c the fuse labled headlight there...

Marc A. Moore - Reply

I'm trying to fine the fuse for the dashlights on a 2008 dodge ram 1500 hemi

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