Why will truck not stay running?

Asked by Noah Feb 13, 2020 at 09:50 PM about the 1998 Dodge RAM 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 98 ram 1500 2wd 5.2 will not stay running I
changed altenator twice it is good I can jump truck off
and it will run as soon as I disconnect cables it
instantly has no power and dies sometimes dash
gauges will work while running sometimes wont and
sometimes codes will come up on dash saying check
gauges I cant figure it out maybe ecm or pcm not sure
but let me know if anybody knows as it is my daily
driver

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