does this advise cost any thing?


Asked by Sep 06, 2013 at 08:55 PM about the 2006 Dodge Ram 2500 ST 4dr Quad Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 2500 4x4 diesel ram 2006  has a bing that rings when i don't have seat belt on as it
should  but it rings indiscriminately while driving down road.    then goes off then goes on!  
also my lamp out light flickers on & off  while driving/  do i have e a fuse problem?  which
fuse is it then?  I hate to bring into doge for a fuse.
thank ewe so much for any experienced advise on what to look at

4 Answers


Make sure that there is nothing in the other seats as there are seat sensors that detect weight, if there is nothing in the other seats then the problem is either in the seat switch that you are in or the seat belt receiver switch, sometimes dirt and junk get into the seat belt receiver preventing a good contact, if you have access to compressed air try blowing out the receivers and see if that works, If it don't then you will need a shop to check it for you, most shops can check this so it doesn't have to be a dealer.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Free advise on this site.

Best Answer

If you or your passengers don't have your seatbelt(s) fastened it's probably designed to do that. My '08 Mercury is like that. It's so you're annoyed into putting your seatbelt on. HTH. -Jim


thank ewe for this advise. I made sure all belts are fastened. it still bings & a light on dash screen flashes lamp out. the lamp out light will be on for 5 mins then off for 30 mins. the binging is intermitent. i believe they are connected. is it a fuse? which one would control lamp out binging? I haul my horses trailer up & down our 2 mile dirt road, i bet something is loose. I hate to have a dealer have it for the day to replace a fuse. can anyone send me a plan of which one it is please? i appreciate your help & suggestions. I try to do the same in my area of knowledge & help 4-Hers with there dilemas/animal problems. sincerely michele

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Ram 2500

Looking for a Used Ram 2500 in your area?

CarGurus has 5,734 nationwide Ram 2500 listings starting at $2,289.


Search Dodge Ram 2500 Questions

Dodge Ram 2500 Experts

#1 Dan Connell
Dan Connell
Reputation 1,910
#2 Ram2500Diesel
Reputation 480
#3 AJBurns
Reputation 420
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Ram 3500"
106 Great Deals out of 2,479 listings starting at $4,995
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty"
455 Great Deals out of 42,792 listings starting at $2,250
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD"
388 Great Deals out of 33,615 listings starting at $2,998
Used Dodge Ram 1500"
517 Great Deals out of 13,812 listings starting at $995
Used GMC Sierra 2500HD"
159 Great Deals out of 15,246 listings starting at $3,900
Used Ford F-150"
3,183 Great Deals out of 216,374 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500"
2,466 Great Deals out of 143,822 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty"
435 Great Deals out of 26,777 listings starting at $2,999
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500"
4 Great Deals out of 277 listings starting at $2,890
Used Toyota Tundra"
617 Great Deals out of 26,498 listings starting at $2,500
Used GMC Sierra 1500"
1,020 Great Deals out of 56,299 listings starting at $2,499