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Old 06-02-2013, 12:40 PM
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Default eco light?

I have a 13 tradesman with the 4.7l. I don't think the 4.7l comes with MDS so what is the eco light in the evic for? I know it comes.on on flat ground and down grades but when going uphill or pressing the gas peddle it goes away. Any news would be appreciated.
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Eco light just tells you when your driving most economically. Not sure bout 4.7 and mds though.
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Correct, the 4.7l does not have MDS, all that the Eco light is telling you is your driving at the present moment where everything is just so that the vacuum sensor is indicating your driving in the most economical way. That being said, I am currently tested an MDS module on my 4.7l 2012 ram, and will be posting results at some time in the near future on its added economy.
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Sweet thanks for the info. Where did you get the MDS module?
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Sweet thanks for the info. Where did you get the MDS module?
http://www.fuelsmart.info/index.html

Saw it on Stacey David's show.
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Cool I'll have to look into that
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That light bugged the crap out of me so I switched it off. Must be my OCD flaring up. Haha!
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How did you switch it off
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How did you switch it off
Apps>Settings>Display>Fuel Saver Display in Cluster. Uncheck the box and you're golden.

Not exactly sure how that plays out with the smaller of the radios but that is the sequence on the 8.4AN.
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Oh well I am probably Sol on that I just have the 5.0 radio and there is no setting to shut it off.
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