Dodge
Ram 2500
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Check Engine Light Due to Failed Thermostat on Dodge Ram 2500

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The thermostat may fail to close completely, causing the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This problem will prevent the engine from reaching normal operating temperature; a new thermostat should be installed.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 28,000 (28,000–28,000)
Engine affected: 5.9L 6 Cylinder Diesel Turbo
8 model years affected: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, more2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
9 people reported this problem