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1993 Chrysler Concorde 3.5L pcm VIN: 2C3EL56F2P
Hello to everyone and thanks in advance Got a fun one here. Car came in with complaint engine cuts out and will only go 40 MPH and car hear cooling fans turn off and on. Checked for codes and No codes found. checked for miss fire, Spark Plugs and wires are ...
2001 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.7L crank and fuel pump fuse no 8 / 8w-10-11 VIN: 1C3EL56U71
Need a chrysler tech specialist ,I have a weird one with no direction. Car towed in with no start no crank. Battery was low and failed load test after being charged. At that time found fuel pump and crank fuse blown no 8 / 8w-10-11. Multiple starts were ok rel...
2002 Chrysler Town & Country LXi 3.8L Starting VIN: 2C8GP54L42
Customer complains of intermittent no start condition. Engine won't crank, sometimes it starts and then shuts off in 2 or 3 seconds. It acts as though key transponder does not communicate. Sometimes it starts and runs for a day or so. When the no start conditi...
1993 Dodge D150 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1B7HE16Z1P
this is a 93 dodge ram 1500 pickup, the problem is when shifted into reverse the engine stumbles. park, nuetral, drive, no problems. no proplems on acceleration. only in reverse. problem only occurs with cool engine.
1995 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3HD46F75
Car came in with stalling at stops, starts right back up . Left side oxygen sensor reads rich, Right side reads lean. on left adap% reads negative values, right side reads 24.8 all the time. No vacuum leaks found, replaced intake gaskets in an attempt to repai... Trouble codes: 51 (lean right bank)
1997 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Battery/connections VIN: 2B4GP44R9V
Hello people, this van came in w/complaint of not shifting. Dropped trans pan and found coolant. Drain radiator and found ATF. Customer OK'd a reman trans and new radiator and all hoses. Removed trans and sent to rebuilder. Reinstalled w/no problems(I thought)...
1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.9L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on, a/c on only VIN: 1B7HF13Z7Y
HELP! vehicle lurches,jerks etc. just like you would expect a bad tps to do,but only when a/c cycles on.All parameters are normal at tps untill a/c comes on then actual voltage at sensor is normal but voltage at mastertech reads 5v and stays there regardless o...
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HF12Y4W
Hello everyone, I think I have the problem solved but would like another opinion on this. First off vehicle seems to buck alot, meaning dies right down then surges really severe. this seemed to all start after the ckp sensor was replaced, first question is can... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0307, P0302, P0131, P0132
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Van 5.2L Lack of power VIN: 2B7JB21Y1X
Here we go again! Customer complaining of lack of power. Test drive confirms. Seems to make a lot of noise but has no guts. It almost seems like it's over-revving. Local trans shop test drove and says it's engine problem. Fuel pressure is right on and stays go...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 3.9L Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7HC16X1X
Quick qeustion for you Dodge guys. This truck runs normal,except for a rattling converter and poor fuel mileage. Question is ,can the blown up converter cause the poor fuel mileage? My guess is yes ,but would appreciate some confirmation. Thanks,Spencer. Trouble codes: P0420
2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L ABS light VIN: 3B7HF12Y7Y
This car came in with both ABS and Brake lights stays on all the time with ignition on. When I pull the ABS fuse out and key on, the Brake light is not on, but the ABS light is still on. When press the emergency brake, the brake light comes on, which means the...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L seal VIN: 1B7KF73651
i am posting this for the shop, can not get this dang output shaft seal to seal. have pretty much ran out of idea's, we have replaced the seal, and bushing and checked and rechecked the vents, and yoke. no clue's there. the other seals are not leaking (front o...
1992 Jeep Cherokee 4.0L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1JF4T58SXN
I'm into some Jeep weirdness here. The TPS signal wire has 4.5 volts on it all the time, coming out of the computer! I cut the wire right at the computer so I am sure there is no wire problem, not at least with this wire. The computer grounds (2) and signal gr... Trouble codes: 24 (TPS Voltage high)
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L frt axel VIN: 1J4GZ78Y9V
customer brought this in for a front bearing noise we replaced front bearing and axel customer returned for vibration at 60 mph inspected and found front tires out of balance but new balance did not cure problem replaced right side bearing and axel as per cust...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L gauges, windows VIN: 1J4GW68N8X
all gauges will go to zero, all idiot lights come on and also the windows will not work yet the truck is running perfect. radio will hold memory and moon roof will work. cycle ignition key and they all start working. may not happen again for several short trip...
1999 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1J4FF6859X
customer complained of vehicle running rough and loosing power at times. I was not able to get the vehicle to repeat the problem.All pid readings are all over the place. There are no stable readings, yet vehicle is running fine at the time.
2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1J4FF48S9Y
this jeep seems to run well almost all the time,this concern is intermittant and we cannot seem to duplicate the customers complaint.when engine is idling,very smooth,no skip or miss,no vacumn leaks found,no misfire counts on Matco Determinator scanner found.C...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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2000 Chrysler Grand Voyager SE 3.3L Ext crank, fuel odor VIN: 1C4GJ44G4Y
Thanx, Duane, Richard and Gino for the Heads Up on the recall on the fuel rail. Our new Mitchell came in and the TSB was in there. We referred the customer to the Chrysler dealer with the TSB in her hand, and, as usual, they told her they had never heard of it...
2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L code setting VIN: 3C8FY4BB71
Well, Tom and several of you were right. The map sensor was the problem. Eventhough map readings were right, the baro would go haywire under heavy acceleration. A new map sensor is problem solved. Trouble codes: P0171.
1990 Dodge B250 3.9L Starting VIN: 2B7JB31X3L
Thanks for the help. As I had mentioned in the orginial post a battery had been installed before we got the vehicle. The problem was with the battery installation. The battery cables at both posts were held on with emergency repair cable ends. The type of ca...
1992 Dodge D350 5.9L won't rev up VIN: 1B7ME36C4N
i tried everything that seemed like it made sense and nothing worked, but i really appreciate ya'lls help. i called grayham international , the guy that worked on the pump, doug gaston and let him listen to it on the phone, told him everything we did and he wa...
1993 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1B4GH4435P
Yea! It's fixed! Did the decarbon like some of you sugg. I tried seafoam but it didn't seem to help so I took it to another shop and had them run their motor vac on it. (we dont have one) I did find out from the cust that it burns about a qt of oil a month but... Trouble codes: 32 (egr circuit), 32 (egr circuit), 31 (purge solenoid malfunction), 47 (charging syst. low output).
1996 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Cooling Systems
thanks to all who helped it ended up being a cracked block. customer is finding a used block thanks again
1998 Dodge Ram Wagon B1500 5.2L Steering VIN: 1B7HF13YOW
received 11 replies, thanks for the help. everybody was pretty much on the same page. it was the track bar(ouch shame you can't buy just the end)and the inner tie rod on the pitman arm. the secret is to check while the wheels are on the ground and have someone...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.9L axle tube seals
Just as I thought- the seals in the end of the axle tubes are not available from Mopar- therefore must not be a critical part to worry about.
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L blower motor VIN: 2B4GT54L41
Thank you gentlemen for all the speedy replys. As most of you suggested it was the blower motor power module located behind the glove box. I was able to determine that the input feed from the blower control was actuating voltage as you raised and lower blower ...
1994 Eagle Talon ES 2.0L No Start VIN: 4E3CF44E2R
Well of the replys I recieved from ecu problems to the cranksensor and camsensor being bad. The fix was to replace the crank and camsensor that is bolted on the back of the cylinder head. When we took our readings the first time with the very little informatio...
1993 Plymouth Voyager SE 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 2P4GH4532P
Thanks for the quick responses. Erik from oregon got it right, the egr valve was sticking slightly open. Funny thing was I had looked at the egr valve real close,it was not able to open at all and had not been functioning for quite some time, vacuum port openi...
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