General information


A chime warning system is standard factory-installed equipment on this model. Refer to 8w-44 - interior lighting or 8w-45 - central timer module in group 8w - wiring diagrams for complete circuit descriptions and diagrams.

Chime warning system

The chime warning system provides an audible warning to the driver under the following conditions:

  • Abs lamp illumination
  • Airbag indicator lamp illumination
  • Check gauges lamp illumination
  • Door is ajar with vehicle in motion
  • Driver side seat belt is not fastened with the ignition switch in the on position
  • Head or park lamps are turned on with the ignition switch off and the driver side front door open
  • Key is in the ignition switch with the ignition switch off and the driver side front door open
  • Low fuel warning lamp illumination - less than about one-eighth tank of fuel remaining
  • Low washer fluid warning lamp illumination
  • Transmission oil temperature warning lamp illumination.

Following are general descriptions of the major components in the chime warning system. Refer to the owner's manual in the vehicle glove box for more information on the features, use and operation of the chime warning system.

    Dodge Durango (DN) 1998-2003 Service Manual


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