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Old 04-24-2012, 01:16 AM
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Default Security light blinking and truck turns off while driving

About two months ago I tried to start my truck with a low battery, after a lot of clicking and chugging, it started. It started up and now my security light is now blinking constantly. I dont have an alarm or a key with a chip in it. I thought getting a new battery would fix it, but the light is still blinking. (I figure I shorted something out due to a voltage spike). When driving down the road my truck will randomly turn itself off as if I turned the key off. The engine doesnt skip a beat or chug, it just all of a sudden turns off. I can pull over and start it again with no problem.

It has happened 4 times in the last two months. I took it to the dealership and they said they couldnt find any codes and they couldnt reproduce the problem. I know how complicated electrical problems can be. Any suggestions where to start? It acts as if the truck thinks I should have a security chip in my key and shuts off. (Just realized this is the 4.7L Page, but all help is appreciated)

2007 Dodge Ram ST 3.7L 2WD (Barebones, no alarm, no security key)

Last edited by boodroe; 04-24-2012 at 01:19 AM.
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