Q: What causes the mileage area to blink then say no bus?

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Truck won't start only milage blinks then says no bus
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. The No Bus message is actually a pretty major issue that is common with late 1990’s and early 2000’s Dodge vehicles. It’s actually telling you that there is a communication error to the ECU, or the Engine Control Unit / also referred to as an ECM. This problem is typically only resolved by having Dodge specialist or the dealership reprogram or replace the ECU. Unfortunately, it’s not a service that our mobile mechanics can offer.

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