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1995 Chrysler LHS 3.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2C3HD56F3S
car cam in customer and previous dealer thought it might be timing belt they had replaced almost everything including the fuel pump however all readings on the computer show rich fuel all the time when u start it up it misses on # 5 cylinder all times and afte...
1997 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L prndl VIN: 1C4GP64L8V
The TCM keeps flagging a code 28 - P0705 Check Shifter Signal. Going through the flow chart the sensor in the transmission was failing. We installed a new selector sensor and still have the same problem. We also noticed that the PRNDL on the dash works OK with...
2002 Chrysler Intrepid 2.7L Whistling Noise VIN: 2C3HH46RX2
Hello all, this is my personnal vehicle, it appears to be generating a "whistling" noise at highway cruising speeds, engine load sometimes makes it louder and sometimes takes it away all together, First heard it at the end of Winter last year, didn't hear it a...
1996 Dodge B3500 5.9L Misfire VIN: 2B5WB35Z6T
I first had Multimisfire code and misfires on multi cylinders. I replaced plugs and wires.Distributor cap and rotor. I stopped all misfires on all cylinders but #1 I can load the engine down in shop and cause cylinder #1 to misfire. I have switched plug to a d... Trouble codes: P0301
1998 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.2L Speedo, tach, temp VIN: 2B3HD56J7W
This is going to be interesting. I have lost the PCI bus somehow, yet I have a signal on the D25 wire going out of PCM, and in and out of BCM. The signal is a 7volt variable frequency on-off (sorta square) wave that varies between 3.9kHZ and 8.0kHz (measured a...
1999 Dodge Avenger 2.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1B3AU52N9X
Got this 99 Avenger in, with a no start/extended crank. 1/4 throttle and it will start after cranking a bit, closed throttle will not start. Checking MAP code - found 5 volts on map signal wire even when disconnected. 5 volts coming out of PCM and MAP sensor (... Trouble codes: P0403 (EGR sol ckt - open/short), P1297 (No change in map from start to run), P0118 (ECT sensor voltage high), P0108 (MAP sensor voltage high), P0645 (A/C clutch relay ckt open/short)
1989 Jeep Cherokee Pioneer 4.0L No Start VIN: 1J4FJ38L8K
I have no injector pulse. Spark is OK. Latched voltage, ignition and battery voltage all Ok to ECM when cranking. Have a good ground to injectors when cranking. Have correct fuel pressure, TPS, MAP and CTS readings. I have searched through all the archives and...
1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L electronic control VIN: 1J4FJ68S4V
This vehicle sets a code 1747 which is sol B shorted high, when checking the wire to the solenoid at the trans controller with a volt meter the voltage never drops to 0 when the shift is supposed to occur it drops from approx 14v to appox 10v. I have disconnec...
1990 Plymouth Acclaim 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1P3XA46K4L
Runs rich mainly when cold. Black smoke out tailpipe all the time but worse when cold. Coolant temp sensor and air temp sensor bad and have been replaced. Now within one degree of each other. MAP sensor replaced with know good one and no difference. Still runs...

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1997 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Excessive Emissions VIN: 3B7KF23D3V
I ask the garage for a clear explanation so i could put an accurate fix post. They were very greatful for the responses and performed all the checks and suggestions. They let the vehicle sit for a couple days when they got back to the vehicle they noticed a fu...
1997 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1B7GG23XXV
Problem solved (I think)! As expected, client came back. The replies we received through iATN were about the crank sensor, weak battery, IAC, throttle body and pick-up coil. The battery was recently replaced and throttle body was cleaned, IAC was replaced rece...
1996 Plymouth Grand Voyager 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2P4GP243TT
I have recieved 9 replies for this problem. Most of them talked about carbon being a problem for these vehicles. My client has declined further repairs. She feels that we have spent enough [...] and is going to live with the light on. One note on this vehicle ... Trouble codes: P0304 (Cylinder 4 misfire), P1281 (Engine is cold too long), P1282 (Fuel pump relay control circuit).
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