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1996 Dodge B2500 3.9L Cooling system
Hi guys, I've got this hot running on freeways problem with this full-size van with v-6. Around town it's okay. The radiator has been cleaned and repaired to fix a previous inaccurate temperature gauge problem about a year ago. This engine also idles on the r...
1999 Dodge Intrepid 3.2L alarm VIN: 1D64HG92LX
hello mopar techs. this car sets anywhere from 1-24 hours and the alarm will go off for no aparent reasons. scan data on body control module all switchs have normal operation when doors open or closed. dealer installed trunk lid switch still goes off. no body ...
1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Unknown VIN: 1J4GZ58S75
This jeep came in with the complaint that on sharp turns like in parking lots that the front end lunges and jerks. The customer just had both front cv axles replaced and he said it didn't do this before the axles were replaced. I checked the axles and they app...
1997 Jeep Cherokee SE 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FT28S9V
Hi everyone. I inherited this vehicle from our other tech who replaced the crank sensor and wires. (plugs: champion platinum were replaced by customer). The other tech says there was a misfire code in addition to the P1391 and P0340. After replacing wires no ... Trouble codes: P1391 (Intermittant loss of cam and crank signal), P0340 (Loss of cam signal)
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L Door Locks VIN: 1J4GX78Y5W
hello customer came out to truck and found front door locks were activating themselves. key would do nothing in the outside driver's door lock, but by using key fab she was able to get the locks to stop. also when locks were acting up front windows and power ...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L loses power VIN: 1J4GW58N6X
Greetings fellow techs.I know that i am looking for a needle in a haystack with this one, but i am hoping that maybe someone has had a similar problem with a Jeep.The problem is very intermittent and has never happened while driving in town.It has only happene...
1991 Plymouth Laser 1.8L No Start VIN: 4P3BS34T1M
car came in with no distributor, (just purchased car) customer request used one installed. done still no start. vechile has no spark and no injector pulse. fuel ok. no communication from scanner and mitchell information is of no help. distributor is supposivle...
1998 Plymouth Voyager 3.0L surpentine ( drive belt ) VIN: 2P4FP2531W
hey all you chrysler guys, i just dont under stand the surp belt comeing off even after the tsb (07-02-97).it looks like the pulleys are all alinged and none are in bad shape they turn free. any help would be greatfull. thanks

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1996 Chrysler Sebring JXi 2.5L Suspension VIN: 3C3EL55H3T
many thanks this was the @#*$!* aftermarket wheel brgns replaced with factory problem fixed thanks again
1997 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L fog lights, headlights, parking, and turn signals VIN: 1C4GP64LXU
From the condition of the wires in the van I determined that there was some kind of over load at the right fog light. The customer decided he did not want the use of the fog lights any more so I disconnected the wires to those lights. The power wire to the rig...
2001 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L cooling fans VIN: 2C8GP44G01
Although I received good suggestions in areas to check out, all of them checked out good. The pressure read 80lbs. on the scanner, while I realize this is low, it also read that on a known good operating system. Customer ended up bringing the vehicle to the de...
2002 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1C3EL55R62
Thanks for the replies from all of you who take the time to care. I have tried replacing the catalytic converter with a genuine chrysler component and also all oxygen sensors with genuine chrysler parts. I have also taken a snap-shot of the data from when the ... Trouble codes: P0432 (main catalyist efficency below threshold).
1993 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L No Start, Stall VIN: 1B4GH44RXP
Thanks for everyone's help . I scope checked crank , and cam sensors . I drove it and monitored fuel presure . Can't find the problem yet . The customer chose to drive it . He told me it has happened twice in about 2 months . I hope I get it back , so I can le...
1996 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L rear brakes VIN: 3B7KF23C3T
Well this one is fixed, I recieved some good info on larger bore wheel cylinders, different braks shoe linings etc. There are larger bore wheel cylinders, the application is 13 by 3and a half shoes instead of 13 by 2 and a half. So that is good to know, I trie...
1996 Dodge Neon High Line 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1B3ES47C6T
Had three replies. One for plugged cat.Dirty injectors.Cam and crank sensors. I lab scoped every sensor 3 times and no problem found. Replaced sensors with new and no help. Found burned wires in engine harness.had tech pull out all wiring and repair Some wires...
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Cuts out VIN: 1B7KC2368X
I went back to check MAP sensor,main injection pump relay and other related fuel,timing ctrls...they all were normal..owner opt to drive the truck for awhile...but symptoms only happened 4 times in more than 2 weeks versus numerous time every day... I think wh... Trouble codes: P0216.
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L steering wheel VIN: 3B7HF13Y5X
Thanks to all that replied. The general census is that the problem is in the lower part of the steering shaft. Although the vehicle has not been back yet to have the problem fixed, I feel that I now have the proper knowledge to remedy the problem. Thanks to al...
1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Take Off VIN: 1J4GZ58S5S
Hello everyone, I heard back from the customer today and he has informed me that the problem is gone so the fix was as most said, the governor pressure solinoid was defective. It was simple to replace. I dropped the pan and replaced the solinoid and filter too...
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L steering gear VIN: 1J4GW48S51
Sorry for the long delay of this posting! I have performed all of the following repairs on this Jeep with no real success. I first replaced the lines that chrysler recamended in there TSB, That included installing there recamended OEM fluid. That procedure p...
1992 Plymouth Acclaim 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1P3XA46KZN
hello again. thanks very much to all those who replied. it turned out the catalytic converter was indeed plugged. we first replaced the map sensor because the vacuum reading was dropping when the idle turned rough. we replaced the messenger and not the actual ...
1993 Plymouth Grand Voyager LE 3.3L limp mode VIN: 1P4GH54R2P
A lot of good information here. Here were all the suggestions and thoughts for each. #1 -Solenoid Pack? There have been many updates on it, and the latest ones don't need, or even have provisions for the seperator plate, or noise insulating cover. Typically ...
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