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1995 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) 3.8L heater VIN: 1C4GK54L8S
this vehicle has both rear a/c and heat. rear heat has the same condition as the front. the problem is the heater output temp drops as you drive down the road. in the shop output temp is 153 degrees at middle vent. engine temp runs 190 to 210 degrees in the sh...
1988 Dodge Dynasty 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1B3BU4639J
we need help with this one. this car came in as a no start. well it started but it ran rough we were led to a tps code found a corroded wire. now car runs great after that fix. go to restart car and no start. no codes. wire traced entire harness, replaced comp...
1989 Dodge Aries LE 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1P38K46K0K
Hello everybody, I hope everyone had a good holiday season. This K-car is driving me nuts. This car doesn’t start when it is cold, unless the gas is depressed, then it runs like a bag of crap for a few seconds, or until the engine is revved a couple of times....
1990 Dodge W150 S 5.2L battery VIN: 1B7GE16Y2L
Hi fellows! I don't kmow why chrysler make the charging system so complicated to make a diagnostic in it. The thing is that a friend of my asked me just to replace the alternator(a new one) on this truck, so I did it, check it and found that it was not charg...
1990 Dodge Dynasty 3.0L No Start VIN: 1B3XC4631L
Hi guys! We had this one waiting for a couple months for an engine. We finally did the engine swap and now we have no spark. We know for sure that the previous engine ran good, just had a few rods knocking. All the electrical parts & wiring harnesses were sw...
1999 Dodge Durango SLT 5.9L 1-2 shift VIN: 1B4HS28Z3X
I have read other posts and see the problem with this truck. the presure test closely matches mph up to 50mph then the scanner desired presure jumps to 127 but actual presure stays at 55psi which matches my gage. What controls this would it be mechanical or so...
1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager Expresso 3.3L park actuator pedal VIN: 1P4GP44GXW
within two weeks in service customer brings back with parking brake pedal to hard to depress, auto adjust is going to tight, we have installed two new assemblies within the last 5 weeks. still comes back to tight to depress with a couple weeks. we followed all...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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1996 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L torque converter VIN: 1B4GP54R0T
dropped pan and found too much metal to try fixing. installed chrysler reman trans and its fixed.
1998 Dodge Durango 5.2L heater VIN: 1B4HS28Y0W
we back flushed the heater core and have a slightly better heat, customer has elected to take vehicle and monitor heat, we told him we may need to remove the water pump for inspection and replacement, heater core may also need replacement. we will update this ...
1988 Jeep Wrangler 4.2L front differential VIN: 2CCCZ81J2J
Thanks for all the ideas...John from Virginia was very close. The engine mounts were soft and allowing the engine to sag. This allowed the grease fitting for the slip yoke on the front driveshaft to slightly make contact with the front exhaust pipe. The vehicl...
1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1J4GZ78Y4R
Sorry it took so long to get back. The customer is happy that it is fixed. The problem was a lazy 02 sensor and a plugged pcv valve. I replaced both and all seems well. Thank you to all that replied. Trouble codes: 51 (System lean).
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L fuel gauge & cruise control VIN: 1J4GZ78Y4T
Thanks to all who replied. After searching and tracing wires. It was determined that there was a ground problem inside the PCM that both the gas gauge and the cruise control share. So after replaceing PCM and flahing eprom. All is good and customer is happy.
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