I have a 1996 RAM 1500 Laramie SLT with the overhead console that show
temperature and direction. The temperature readout says OC or maybe
0C and the US/Metric button doesn't seem to do anything now. I
recently had a fender-bender where I read-ended a car at a light and
had to have the bumper and grill replaced, that appeared to be the
extend of the damage. Could this have caused the temperature
problem? Anyone know where the sensor is located? It's hard to tell
if it is a problem with the overhead console, since the compass still
"OC" means "Open Circuit." On a '99, the thermocouple is right under
the RAM emblem on the front of the hood, forward of the radiator.
Look for a broken or disconnected wire. BTW, "SC" (looks a lot like
"5C" on the display) means "Short Circuit."
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