this usually happens on my mom's car it is usually a sensor in the truck so it is nothing to worry about my mom and dad talk about this subject all the time and im 16 so i know alot
Is it overheating? If it is check the coolant level, waterpump, fan, etc. If not overheating check the wiring, temp sesnor, pcm, etc.
a 2000 dodge ram 1500 the check engine light is on and the code says torque converter and clutch and overdrive solenoid. what do you think that the problem is?
You hook up a scanner and check it for codes.
A Dodge Ram will have a check engine light appear when the engine needs to be serviced. You can reset this light by following the directions in your manual or by having your mechanic do it.
Some years you can, some you can't.
Voltage, temperature, and oil pressure.
Not legally and not with out the check engine light coming on and staying on.
The codes are read with an OBD2 scanner.
Check for loose wires or grounds.
It is the center gauge in the instrument cluster.
It should come on for a three second bulb check and then go out.
If it has post cat o2 sensors a check engine light will follow.
If 1996 or later it will turn the check engine light on.
you can. but not legally The check engine light will also be on.
It's most probably low on oil. The shifting oil confuses the guage. Add oil.
Check engine light and improper shifts.
One of the gauges is out of its normal range. Check them and see which one.
Have vehicle scanned to determine problem
The computer is detecting a malfunction. you need to have it checked for codes
Check engine light and an improper reading in the overhead console.Check engine light and an improper reading in the overhead console.
Check engine light codes, air filter, spark plugs, tire pressure, catalytic converter ,
No reset switch on a Dodge Ram.
Just to the side of the thermostat housing.
Center of gauge. 180-220 FCenter of gauge. 180-220 F