abs and brake dash light on and the brake light do not work, windshield wippers sometimes work as the horn and the heaqdlights are on with out turning the switch

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Asked by Aug 08, 2014 at 11:18 AM about the 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Plus SB

Question type: General

all ahppened after jumped my son in law due to a  bad battery, my battery is about 2 years old

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The jump charge may have potentially damaged the trucks "brain". Try disconnecting the battery terminals for about 10 minutes then reconnect them. This should allow the computer to reset and possible correct the transmissions going to the front power control module. If the condition persists then you may need to replace the power control module which will need to be reprogrammed by a mechanic.

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May have shorted your anti theft device, making truck go crazy,when you jumped another vehicle off,you have to be carefull doing this it can cause your truck problem,s.Remove your positive cable for a few minute,s should fix you problem,s.

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ditto johnny.

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I did disconnect the battery and no help. but TY how do I check the BCM not tossing a code on engine light is NOT on

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You may have to take to dealer to have it fixed.

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Like T_S_T said, a dealership will be able to reprogram your Control Module.

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