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My 2014 Ram 3500 with cummings engine shows a code of U3017

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My 2014 Ram 3500 with cummings engine shows a code of U3017 On my way to Calgary from Northern Ontario Should I worry engine light came on once and awhile.
JA: Has your vehicle stalled? Has anyone run a diagnostic test to pull the trouble code?
Customer: Yes the trouble code does not show a fix code is U3017
JA: Are you fixing your Ram yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I do not know what to look for I am 500 miles away from any Chrysler dealer
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just want to make sure I can drive it to a garrage the way it is.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Robert R replied 3 months ago.

Hello, welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is*****'m a Certified Auto Technician with 30+ years experience. I will do my best to assist you. please keep in mind that I may need to ask questions of you before I can answer. When you reply please feel free to add as much detailed information as possible pertaining to your concern.

I am researching this concern for you and will get back with you as soon as possible, Thanks for your patience while I gather the information needed for your answer. Your understanding is greatly appreciated.



Expert:  Robert R replied 3 months ago.

Ok, it is ok to drive the vehicle until you have a chance to visit the dealer. There is a software update that addresses this concern. When you take it in the technician will flash update the PCM per the following Service Bulletin --->> Click Here to view <<---

Once the software update is complete, the problem should be solved...

Keep me posted and let me know if you have any additional questions...

Thank you,



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