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1991 Chrysler New Yorker Fifth Avenue 3.3L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1C3XY66R6M
Vehicle passes all emissions at high rpm but fails NOx at low rpm. I didn't think to note the %'s and customer kept the reports. It's always been my understanding with NOx being high we were dealing with catalytic converter or EGR valve. So far EGR replacement...
1993 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 2B3BD56F7P
Customer brought car to us complaining that the check engine light was on. When I brought car into shop I noticed a minor miss at idle and a major miss in gear. I ran for codes and got a code for misfire on Cyl no. 2. Checked to make sure no. 2 was missing, ye...
1997 Dodge B2500 5.2L Misfire VIN: 2B6HB21Y3V
Hi Guys, This vehicle came in with MIL on, Code Po302, #2 cyl misfire. After complete tune-up, cleared code, road tested & everything OK, no MIL. 3 days later, vehicle is back, same code. Good compression, good spark, good fuel pressure. Swapped #2 & #4 injec... Trouble codes: P0302 (misfire on 2 cylinder)
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.9L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HF13Z8W
HELP ME Mr. WIZARD! This is a well maintained Ram with a random/ intermittant misfire. sets po305 code every 100 0r so miles. Scoped ignition secondary, checked compression and all the basics,cleaned injectors,changed worn spark plugs, wires, cap and rotor. sw... Trouble codes: P0305
2001 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L Driving/Fog lamps VIN: 1B3ES46C71
This car is a one owner, never been wrecked vehicle. The customer complaint is that the fog lights flash. I've voltage dropped the grounds, and checked the amperage draw for any type of resistence. No problems found. Following All Data's Fog Lamp Diagnostic ch...
2002 Dodge Dakota Sport 4.7L long crank time when cold VIN: 1B7HG38N32
Hey all, got a problem child here. First start in morning or even after sitting for an hour or so, get a real long crank time 7 to 12 seconds before start up. After it starts, will restart with no delay unless it sits for a while. I thought fuel pressure drop ...
2003 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: WD24D74203
We pulled codes with Carsoft and found a long list of codes of which only misfire and #3 injector were decipherable. We performed a fuel induction service and replaced the fuel filter but the problem still happens intermittently. Has anyone had these symptoms ... Trouble codes: P1400 (p0428-), P0428 (p0412-), P0412 (p1802-), P1802 (p00a2-), P00A2 (p7312-), P7312
2003 Dodge Dakota SLT 4.7L No fluid pumping VIN: 1D7HG48N93
This vehicle has just come in on a roll-back. The only thing I have done is run scan check with snap-on. Won't pull forward or reverse. Has a code for L/R pressure switch. Truck will not roll backwards with engine running or shut off. I tried switching t-case ...
2005 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L speed signal VIN: 1D4HD48N25
i am building this durango for a local police agency for which i work as a tech. i have to hhok up a radar system to a wire in the vehicle that gives a vehicle speed signal that will not interfere with the pcm operation or set any codes. can anyone give me a c...
2004 Jeep Wrangler X 4.0L drive shaft VIN: 1J4FA39S04
hello Jeep guys, i have this 04 Wrangler X. it is my personal car, and i have this weird click/clunk from the drive line on accel. as the drive line loads up there is a click or clunk, seems from the rear. jeep dealer replaced the rear drive yoke, and the u-jo...
2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.7L Drive-axles VIN: 1J8HR58285
Complaint Service 4wd lamp comes on ,I can't duplicate ,but code in final drive control module { C141D }rear differential control circuit low.I check connectors at rear diff solenoid & connector on Final drive control module,ohmed out circuit T312 & T301 all o...
1996 Plymouth Neon 2.0L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, WONT GO OVER 5 MPH VIN: 1P3ES22C4T
this vehicle has been in and out of our shop the last couple of months for a stall problem. we first found crank and camm sensor codes and replaced the sensors and pinched the contacts inside the harness connectors togther to make a better connection. it ran w...

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1967 Chrysler Imperial 7.2L p/s pump VIN: YM23K73212
We're going to consider this car fixed. So far, no problems. Replacement of the p/s pressure hose, eliminating the built-in restrictor, seems to have cured the problem. Thanks to all who replied with a lot of good suggestions. It's much appreciated. Thanks esp...
1994 Dodge Spirit 2.5L thermostat ?? VIN: 3B3XA46K0R
As many suggested, we did drill a small hole in the top side of the thermostat. It has been a couple weeks now and this appears to have solved our problem. Many thanks guys !
1994 Dodge Ram 1500 5.2L bearing VIN: 1B7HF16V1R
closing this fix because the vehicle is no scheduled back in for a couple of months. several have suggested alignment be checked, this has been done others have suggested spindle and bearing alignment, all seems ok there also. i think were going to try an oem ...
1996 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B4GP44RXT
The stalling turned out to be a lazy iac motor that did not set any codes. I diagnosed this by doing a simple idle test, (up and down) with my scanner. The idle did not responed. The confusing thing is that the actual iac, matched the desired iac, wich through... Trouble codes: P0401.
1998 Dodge Caravan 3.0L van windows VIN: 2B4FP2539W
We determined that the recirc door actuator was not operating properly so for now we disconnected the linkage and closed the door for the rest of the winter pending the estimated cost to repair or update the HVAC system which is now in progress.Many thanks to ...
1998 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L Headlights VIN: 1B7KF2364W
Of the 12 replies received, 6 mentioned the head light switch as a past problem and 4 mentioned the dimmer or combination switch. I checked the headlight switch this AM snd found a discolored terminal and melted connector. Called Dodge and received a repair ki...
2000 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B6MF36661
Thanks to all the replies we got. Almost all the replies told us either the ECM was faulty or programed wrong. At the customer's request, we sent the truck to a Dodge dealer other than the one who programed the ECM for confirmation on our diagnosis that the EC... Trouble codes: P0341, P1689 (No communication between ECM injection pump), P0215, P0219.
1994 Eagle Talon ES 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Low on Power VIN: 4E3CF4YE1R
We found that the balance shaft that comes out of the oil pump was not fully seated in the oil pump gear, causing the oiling hole to not be lined up. This caused both balance shafts to not be lubricated and caused a massive internal oil pressure leak. The shaf...
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