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What are the dashboard lights in the 2021 RAM 1500?

Published on Sep 21, 2022 by Admin

February 22, 2021

Dashboard warning lights in the 2021 RAM 1500

Have you ever been cruising down the street happy as can be when out of nowhere a dashboard light comes on? This can be a tense few minutes because you are unsure if you should pull over and call a tow truck, or if you can make it to your destination. We are going to explore the dashboard warning lights in the 2021 RAM 1500 so that you know what the various lights on your dashboard mean!

Red, green, yellow, blue, and white dashboard warning lights meanings

Red Warning Lights

Seat Belt Reminder

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155026/2021-RAM-1500-Seat-Belt-Reminder_o.jpg

Air Bag Warning

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154945/2021-RAM-1500-Air-Bag-Warning_o.jpg

Brake Warning

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154950/2021-RAM-1500-Brake-Warning_o.jpg

Hood Open

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155014/2021-RAM-1500-Hood-Open_o.jpg

Engine Coolant Temperature

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155010/2021-RAM-1500-Engine-Coolant-Temerperature_o.jpg

Battery Charge Warning

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154949/2021-RAM-1500-Battery-Charge-Warning_o.jpg

Oil Pressure Warning

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155018/2021-RAM-1500-Oil-Pressure-Warning_o.jpg

Oil Temperature Warning

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155019/2021-RAM-1500-Oil-Temperature_o.jpg

Electronic Throttle Control

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155008/2021-RAM-1500-Electronic-Throttle_o.jpg

Electric Power Steering Fault

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155007/2021-RAM-1500-Electric-Power-Steering_o.jpg

Tailgate Open

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155033/2021-RAM-1500-Tailgate-Open_o.jpg

Trailer Brake Disconnected

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155037/2021-RAM-1500-Trailer-Brake-Disconnected_o.jpg

Door Open

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155001/2021-RAM-1500-Door-Open_o.jpg

Yellow Warning Lights

Check Engine

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154952/2021-RAM-1500-Check-Engine_o.jpg

Electric Parking Brake

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155005/2021-RAM-1500-Electric-Park-Brake_o.jpg

Low Fuel

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155016/2021-RAM-1500-Low-Fuel_o.jpg

Tire Pressure Monitoring

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155034/2021-RAM-1500-Tire-Pressure-Monitor_o.jpg

Anti-Lock Brakes

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154947/2021-RAM-1500-Anti-Lock-Brake_o.jpg

Cruise Control Fault

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154954/2021-RAM-1500-Cruise-Control-Fault_o.jpg

Tow/Haul Indicator

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155036/2021-RAM-1500-Tow-Haul_o.jpg

Rear Axle Lock

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155024/2021-RAM-1500-Rear-Axle-Lock_o.jpg

ECO Mode Indicator

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155003/2021-RAM-1500-ECO-Mode_o.jpg

Park/Headlight on

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155022/2021-RAM-1500-Park-and-Headlight-On_o.jpg

Turn Signal

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155039/2021-RAM-1500-Turn-Signal_o.jpg

White Warning Lights

Cruise Control Ready

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154956/2021-RAM-1500-Cruise-Control-Ready_o.jpg

Cruise Control Set

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22154959/2021-RAM-1500-Cruise-Control-Set_o.jpg

Blue and Green Warning Lights

Stop/Start Active (if equipped)

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155031/2021-RAM-1500-Stop-Start-Active-Indicator_o.jpg

High Beam Indicator

https://cdn-ds.com/blogs-media/sites/408/2021/02/22155012/2021-RAM-1500-High-Beam-Indicator_o.jpg

Where can I learn more about the dashboard warning lights in my 2021 RAM 1500 truck?

At Glenn Polk Autoplex, we have a phenomenal team who would be more than willing to help you in any way that they can! Our team members can go over where all of the definitions of these lights are in the owner’s manuals, point out additional lights that your truck might be equipped with, and our service technicians can help determine if you need a service visit if one of these lights begins to illuminate. Please give us a call today at 940-301-0106 with any and all questions that you have. We look forward to hearing from you and to helping you drive off today in your vehicle or in a new 2021 Ram 1500!