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  1. 03 Ram 1500 - ABS Light, Brake Light and Stalling

    Electrical
    TLDR: 03 Ram 1500 w/ ABS Light and Brake Light Intermittent along with loss of power and stalling. - Hoping someone can help me out or has seen this before. The truck is an 03 Ram 1500, 5.7L Quad Cab, 4WD with about 145K Miles. I last drove it Saturday and there were no noticeable problems or...
  2. Brake lights and turn signals inop

    Electrical
    I have only the upper brake light working while the turn signals and brakes are inop on my 2007 1500. I had it diagnosed by a local repair shop and they report it is the TIPM that is failing. I am averse to spending $1K for this unless absolutely necessary. I thought of tapping into the upper...
  3. Third brake light - camera vs. not

    Body & Interior
    Our truck came with the in-bed camera option, which we don't need since we planned to put a cap on it. Unfortunately, our cap hits the brake light lens on severe bumps. The cap wasn't designed with the larger lens in mind. We've already slid it back a bit to reduce the times it hits, but it...
  4. Blinking Brake Light on Dashboard - Fixed

    Electrical
    I bought a 2005 Dodge Ram SLT, 112k, on August 1. Yesterday I had accidentally kicked the parking brake and pulled the brake release, but the dashboard brake light constantly blinked. I checked the fluid levels and checked for leaks under the hood and under the chassis...there were none that I...
  5. Break Light and Traction Control Light

    3.7L Slant 6 Specific Topics
    I bought my truck which is a 2011 Dodge Ram Laramie 3 days ago. Today my Break light and Traction Control light came on. I am in the middle of a 7 hr trip. My truck drives fine so my question is should I keep driving since the dealer is not open till Monday. Thanks ahead of time for the help.
  6. ABS Hydraulic Control Unit

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    It's been a while, but I have an issue that it seems no one else does/did have. and the repair manual says check wire connections, take to your dealer service dept. :bur2:not if I can help it!!!!! so heres what I've got, 04 Ram 2500 4x4 QC 5.7 Hemi. driving down the road and brake and ABS...
  7. Speedo bouncing,brake light and abs light on

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 2003 Dodge ram 1500 160k Miles 4.7L with a 545-RFE trans. I got up this morning to move my truck and I notice that my dash is lit up. My Brake light, Abs light and my speedometer is bouncing all around; also my brakes do not work. I can not compress the brake pedal down when...
  8. Flickering Brake Light On Dash, No Speedo, CEL Code P0501

    Electrical
    Dodge experts; The trouble began with a flickering emergency brake light on my dash. It went out, but shortly thereafter, my speedometer quit working. Then, the check engine light came on (and speedo still not working). Diagnostic tester reported code P0501 "Vehicle Speed Signal #1...
  9. 01 Dodge Ram 3500 Van Speedo not working ABS Check Engine Brake light on

    Newbie Checkin!
    I have a 2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Van and about 9 months ago the speedo stopped working, the AC stopped working (blowing cold and vent blowing on HIGH), the ABS and brake light came on steady and the check engine light came on. It also pulsed or surged at times when driving. I had it hooked up to a...
  10. 1994 Ram 1500 Brake/Tail light wires

    Electrical
    Hey all I tried this forum before it the answers were great so I thought I would try again. My 1994 ram 1500 recently lost power in the tail and brake lights.. For some reason reverse light still works. The truck has a cap and a light on cap that was recently removed. When I looked at the...
  11. ABS and Brake Lights on.

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    1997 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Laramie, 5.9L V-8, 4WD One day the ABS light and Brake light come on while I'm driving; I can still brake. The front and rear brakes were entirely rebuilt in May 2010. The brake fluid is still topped off. I do some research, and figure the ABS sensor went bad. So I...
  12. 98 Ram 1500 Speedo Issue. Replaced Rear Speed Sensor Already

    Electrical
    Hey all, I have a 98 Dodge Ram 1500, 5.2L 2WD AT. I recently inherited this from my mom and the speedometer and odometer don't work. The CEL and Brake Light (not the ABS Light) were on. I changed the plugs, plug wires, cap and rotor, and the rear speed sensor on the top of the rear diff. The new...
  13. Speedometer Won't work

    Electrical
    My Abs and brake light came on and my speedometer quit working, and cruise control won't work. I checked all of the fuses and they all seemed good. I saw that there were two sensors on the drivers side transmision and one on the rear differential. Could one or all of them be out? Or should i...
  14. Warning!!

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    i finally figured out what made my abs and brake light come on and my speedo not work....why my computer needs reflashed and why my stereo keeps shorting out. Warning to everyone. go to advanced or some place like that that does free alternator testing. My alternator was putting out 17-18V not...
  15. Cruise Control? "BRAKE" Light.

    Electrical
    My cruise control isn't working at all. I've checked the fuses and relays, all are fine. Also my BRAKE light has been on since I bought the truck. It was painted over, until recently when I noticed a small red light and scratched at it and found it to be the BRAKE light painted over. Also the...
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