My 2006 Dodge Ram won't start and the red lightening bolt sensor light is on

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Asked by Jun 27, 2016 at 12:55 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Red sensor lightening Bolt is on and truck won't
start

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Does it crank

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Lightning bolt indicated a problem with the electronic throttle by wire system. Sometimes replacing the throttle position sensor fixes them, but this should be repaired by a competent mechanic.

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It's the fuel pump

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Are you sure?

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Yes, pump wasn't kicking on. Just changed it and truck fired right up.

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Glad you git it fixed. Did some research and nothing came up about "lightning bolt" and fuel pump. Best of luck and thanks for posting the cure.

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