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1994 Chrysler LHS 3.5L No Start, Stall, stall in reverse VIN: 2C3ED56F8R
Car came to us from another shop. When you put the car in reverse and reach 1500 rpm it will stall. only stalls in reverse and only at 1500 rpm. Stalls every time and dead on at 1500 rpm. runs fine in drive or neutral. after it stalls it will not restart until...
1994 Chrysler Concorde 3.3L Stall VIN: 2C3EL56T2R
cust complaint is at any time car will shut off but always times car will go days without any prob then it will happen often,cust came in and i could not duplicate prob after 3 hrs of driving,running & testing.tested crank sensor its good but repl ...
1999 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.2L a/c system VIN: 2C3HD46J7X
techs; This car came in for a a/c recharge. It was not blowing cold enough. I removed 1 pound from the car so it was'nt empty. I pulled it into a vacum and held it for 15 or 20 minutes it held ok. Charged it up with 1.5 pounds. When you turn the a/c on the com...
2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Speedometer VIN: 3C4FY4BB21
Hey Guys, I need some help on this one. This PT Cruiser came in the shop with the complaint of check engine light on, No Speedo operation and transmission stuck in fist gear(actually it was second). I perfomed a scan of the ECM, and the TCM. The ECM had code P...
2001 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) EX 3.8L Driver's Side A/C VIN: 2C4GP54L21
Mechanically, this A/C is in top condition. It is equipped with dual ATC. It is full of R134a. We have good cold air from the rear unit as well as the passengers's dash vents, however the air from the driver's vents is room temperature. We have performed and p...
1989 Dodge Dynasty 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3BC4632K
Light does not come on at start if engine rpm's are set to 2500 from start and only comes on at idle. Unable to turn off while runing. Tried rebuilt napa computer. No change. Cleaned and substituted grounds. My auto scan and the onboard diagnostics agree on co... Trouble codes: 26 (inj 1 peak current high resistance condition detected in injector output circuit)
1993 Dodge B250 5.2L No Start, Snap MT2500 VIN: 2B6HB21Y2P
Girls had their van towed in Fri, before Memorial Day weekend. No start. Cranked great. Fuel pressure there. No spark. Hooked up scanner. No communication. At all. Logic probe & voltage readings indicated good signals from sensors to the PCM. Replaced the prev... Trouble codes: XXX (no communication with scan tool - ever)
1995 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Stall VIN: 1B7GL23XXS
1996 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L No Start VIN: 3B7HC13Y5T
Hello everyone, im doing this for another shop, they have a dodge pickup that blows fuel pump fuse, they have unpluged wireing going to fuel punp and it still has a bad short. Has anyone seen this give me some info than you very much.
1998 Dodge Durango 5.2L Rear Differential VIN: 1B4HS28Y9W
This vehicle was brought into our shop for a knocking noise in the rear of the vehicle when in gear and moving over 10MPH. The noise is not evident in neutral but remains consistent with a load or no-load. Upon inspection we determined the noise was originatin...
2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1B4GP44G6Y
Hello Fellow Techs, I Have a 2000 Dodge Grand Caravan That Stalls when making right turns.I have check the wiring harness,replace the ignition switch and checked for power and ground at the PCM.Everything checks out OK.One thing that is strange is that the cru...
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L condensation VIN: 1J4GZ58S8W
Hello everyone, I have this jeep that leaks condesation out of aircond on floor of vehicle, I did not see a drain under vehicle, if ant one has seen this give me some info thanks very much, and you all have a good day.
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L Panic Alarm VIN: 1J4GW48N51
Hello everyone, I have a customer who wants to disable the panic alarm, he said that it has gone off by its self a couple of times and he does'nt want to check it he just wants to disable it. How and can this be done? If so can it be done without Chysler Equip...
1996 Plymouth Neon 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1P3ES47C45
After determining the PCM was defective, we replaced it and vehicle started. A scope of ignition system was done to verify secondary ignition, all checked out ok. Roadtest and scan data all normal.(using Snap-on MT2500)Vehicle left and returned 400 KM later wi... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition Coil 1 Primary Circuit when first came in and now), P1391 (Intermitent Loss of CMP or CKP only when first towed in)

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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1997 Chrysler Sebring JXi 2.5L Stall VIN: 3C3EL55H5V
This one is a fix, We found that at 2000 rpm the vehicle would act up occasionally but not stall. We looked at the data and found that the 5 volt reference was falling out. Both the coolant and the IAT were consequently going nuts. Monitored ecm voltages and g...
2000 Chrysler pt cruiser 2.0L power steer pump VIN: 1C8FZBB921
Hi Guys Thanks for replies,i was initialy consurned about a pressure build up that my have caused this failure. i have found ou that the new replacement pump is a modified unit and so have ordered a new one. Once again thanks for all the help
1996 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L trans range sensor VIN: 1B4GP54R2T
Thankyou to those who tried to help.It turns out that chrysler changed trannys in their vans several times between 1995 and 1999.Some are interchangeable with minor adaptation.Some are not.We tried to install a good 1999 trans in a 1995 dodge caravan.All wirin...
2002 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L Misfire VIN: 1B3ES56C42
Thanks for all the great iformation, iatn techs.Quality and quanity all on one web site.Every replie was the same repace plugs and plug wires at the same time.I did repace all the above today and used dielectric grease in plug wire boot.I beleave the problem i... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0303.
2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L colling system VIN: 2B3AD46R02
thanks to all who suggested repairs. yes chrysler is using a plastic impellar on this engine and the old impellar had disintigrated. this is basically a timing chain job and was surprised that mitchell listed this as a 5 hour job. took 9 hours to complete. as ...
1997 Jeep Cherokee SE 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FT28SXV
Thanks for all the suggestions. Unfortunately we have tried all the repairs/checks , except for the software up-date, and still have a weak cylinder. The customer is very understanding and is willing to let us pull the head to check for carbon build up on the ...
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GZ58S1W
Sorry for the delayed reply but we were dealing w/ an aftermarket warranty company.The valve springs in the cylinder head were replaced w/ the upgrades & valves replaced,reground as needed.The valves & seats were bad in especially #1 cylinder.Thank you to all ... Trouble codes: P0301.
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GW58N4Y
thanks for the replies. cam sensor was the fix. spoke with cust. yesterday all is fine 5 days later. when i removed the sensor it had alot of metal stuck to it, and the end was kind of swelled. so if i would have r&r the sensor for visual inspection i would ha... Trouble codes: P0340 (cam signal loss).
1996 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.3L compressor VIN: 1P4GP44R6T
Vehicle has not yet come back to shop. So I don't know if probe will fix. I will post when it comes back in. Thanks Andrew
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