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Just got a dash warning "SERVICE RIDE CONTROL."

What is this telling me. There is no noticeable problem with the ride of the car. No strange sounds, etc. Just out of the blue.

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  • dgpechukas Feb 03, 2009

    Dash warning read "SERVICE RIDE CONTROL"

  • Randy Brumback May 11, 2010

    Part of the subject line got cut off so all we got was "service ride.... If this is like the check engine light you can keep driving but as soon as possible take it for service and the mechanic can plug in a computer that will tell him what the specific problem is. Or you can also buy of these gadget computers for $80 up to thousands of dollars to tell you the code that you can then look up in a book. The fancier models just display on the screen what is wrong.

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On second thought I understand you meant the indicator said actually "service ride". This can apply to shocks, the air pump that levels the car, possible low tire and such. Again, a mechanic can read the exact problem with a diagnostic computer. Just keep on driving until you get tired of seeing the warning. Oh yes, the mechanic can reset the car computer and make the annoying warning go away.

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