Common questions

Are there any dashboard lights that indicate something is wrong?

Are there any dashboard lights that indicate something is wrong?

There are no corresponding dashboard lights to indicate that anything is wrong, and nothing has happened to indicate that something is failing in the car. Can anyone help? It’s driving me nuts!

Why does my 2006 Dodge Ram not start?

The truck randomly will not start, have radio, lights, etc but no turnover or clicking noise. Took to dealer and they insist they … read more Electrical problem 2006 Dodge Ram V8 Four Wheel Drive Automatic 50000 miles I have a 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 V8 5.7L.

What causes my magnum to stop at random times?

When driving my magnum at random times all my dashboard lights come on and my gauges drop to zero. As quick as this happens, it stops. problem can occur when I hit a bump driving or sitting at a red light. Have had it to the dealership and had the computers updated, but this has not helped.

Why does my check engine light keep coming on?

If you have a camshaft position sensor code that is coming up, then that is why the Check Engine Light is coming off and on. Most of the time, this is caused by a sensor failure, but it can… Heater only working part of the time.

Why does my traction control light come on when I accelerate?

Below are the top 5 causes of a traction control light coming on when you are accelerating. Wheel speed sensors are connected to your traction control system and engine control unit. These sensors are responsible for detecting the speed in which your wheels are rotating. Each wheel has its own sensor.

What makes the warning chime at intermittent times while driving?

The temperate gauge indicates overheating in stop/go traffic and has stalled a few times when idle. Oil is low could this be it? The first thing to do is to make sure the oil and coolant are filled up to prevent any engine damage. The problem may be caused by low oil but only if engine is oreal low on oil. The coolant…

Why is my service theft deterrent system light on?

There is something on it messing with the Fob that is setting off your theft deterrent system Only things on my key chain are a grocery store scan card, gym scan card, and 4-5 keys. 34k miles and this is the first time it’s happened. I have 7k miles on it since it got 26k in repairs done from a crash.

What causes a battery warning light to come on while driving?

If a bad alternator belt is the cause of the battery warning light, it may also cause squealing from the hood when the vehicle is running. The positive and negative battery terminals are channels for the electricity, so it’s important not to increase the resistance by covering them with other substances that are poor conductors.

Is it normal for the security light to go off when the engine is running?

After the learn procedure is completed and the engine is running, the security light may stay on steady for a few minutes and then go off—this is normal. Depending on the system, replacement of key components will necessitate that a relearn procedure be completed.

Is the starter interrupt warning light on or off?

Depending on the current status of the system, the warning light will be off, on steady, or flashing. Although they may share the same dash-mounted warning light, these “starter interrupt” anti-theft systems work separately from and independently of the “content theft” systems available from factory and aftermarket suppliers.

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Ruth Doyle