Mechanics

CRUISE CONTROL MALFUNCTION

2002 Dodge Caravan

Electrical problem
2002 Dodge Caravan 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 125000 miles

2002 Dodge grand caravan 3.3L cruise light comes on when your push button to turn it on, but when I poush the button to set it, it doesn't engage but the light stays on. What would cause this?
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Echad93
November 7, 2009.




Most common I found it to be the clock spring
do a code check
if air bag light on and or the horn dont work
for sure clock spring need replacement

BMRFIXIT
Nov 7, 2009.
Where is the clock spring located? Do I need to buy a code reader to check the codes? If so, what kind?

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Echad93
Nov 9, 2009.
Clock spring is located in the steering wheel under driver air bag module
(remove air bag
remove steering wheel
remove clock spring )
air bag codes require a scanner and an OBDII reader will not get you air bag codes
stop by a local repair shop they should have the scanner to communicate with air bag module and pull any codes for you

BMRFIXIT
Nov 9, 2009.
Horn works and air bag light is not on. Would it still be the clock spring?
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Tiny
Echad93
Nov 9, 2009.
Usually it fail one after the other
but if all working makes me rethink the clock spring thing
and check if brake light switch need adjustment

BMRFIXIT
Nov 9, 2009.

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