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Old 09-12-2013, 10:01 PM
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Default 2012 5.7 Electrical System Bugging out

I drive a 2012 Ram with the 5.7 in it. I have 37,272 miles on it. Recently I was on my way to town during a very big storm, and a bolt of lighting struck the ground about 20 feet from me. About two seconds later, my engine died, and my electrical system started freaking out. All the sudden I was low on oil, tire pressure, and was charging. When I stopped, I tried putting It in drive and the engine would just die, but goes in reverse fine. And my PRND -/+ is all green, except for the R, which is red. Anything close to an idea of what could be wrong?
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Your truck suffered from an EMP, or electro magnetic pulse, which will play havoc with an electrical system. Your truck may be fried. Take it to the dealership so they can figure out for sure if the puter is just a hunk of metal.
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