Introduction

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

Tools

Parts

Image 1/3: Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch. Image 2/3: Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch. Image 3/3: 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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Image 1/2: Unscrew the plastic nut that holds the cover of the fusebox in place. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/3: Locate the fuse grabber. The fuse grabber is located near the front of the fusebox. Image 2/3: Remove the fuse grabber from its holder. Image 3/3: 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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Image 1/2: Pull the desired fuse out. Image 2/2: 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.
  • 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

Peggy - Reply

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