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1992 Dodge Dakota 5.2L No Start VIN: 1B7GG23X9N
neighbors truck times it will start and run just fine. shhut it down and you get a no start. no spark, fuel or injector pulse. found splice a14(red/white wire) under power dist. center corroded apart and repaired. start just fine and ran about 15mins. ...
1998 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L No Start VIN: 3B7KC2664W
Customer came in for service of this truck. When he picked up vehicle he mentioned that he has had a problem with restarting the engine after it has warmed up. "Now you tell me!" It takes a good 20-30 second crank to get it going. Cold morning starts are no pr...
1998 Dodge Durango 5.2L MIL Lamp on
Hi fellow techs, I hate to have to ask for help without a VIN, but I ran out the door headed home and realized that I had left the info on this vehicle on my tool box... Of course by this time the place is locked up and here I am. Now on to the problem at hand... Trouble codes: P0123 (TPS voltage has exceeded max voltage limit.)
2001 Dodge Dakota Sport 4.7L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7GG2AN71
this dakota has a rough idle and smooths out above idle like a vacuume leak but no external leaks are found. also has a code for rich condition on bank 1 po172 found bank1 long term trim to be way off at -25% st 1.4% bank2 lt 3.1 st 1.4 funny thing is i checke... Trouble codes: P0172
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L front pads VIN: 3B7KF23641
premature frt brake wear. first time replaced oe pads at 52832 miles with quality pads severe duty blue carquest bmd821f. second time 70075 miles replaced front and rear brakes with severe duty carquest premium pads gmd821f. rear was worn out but working prope...
1990 Jeep Wrangler 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2J4FY19E9L
On start up the engine revs to 2500-3500 rpm and is very slow to return to a normal idle- sometimes 10 min. Getting data from this is difficult, We tried an aftermarket idle motor (because the dealer said it was on national back order) but that did not help. S...
1992 Jeep Cherokee Limited 4.0L Ignition and fuel VIN: 1J4FJ78S9N
I am posting for another shop that does not have IATN. This vehicle was driven to the shop to have motor overhauled. After the work was completed, the vehicle will not start. They have replaced the crank sensor, removed IOD fuse, grounded the battery cables t...
1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FT68S9V
helo everyone,i have this jeep with mil on obd codes are 1694,1698,and 1898. could not find any info on alldata about these codes. does not list them.went in to oem side and got codes 66,71 and 4d.alldata does not list them. cleared codes mil came back on in l... Trouble codes: 1694 (1698 -), 1698 (1898 -), 1898 (66 -), 66 (71 -), 71
1997 Plymouth Breeze 2.0L ac
My friend just came up to me and told me that his ac was blowing hot so he took it to brake masters to get it checked out and they told him that they could not get any 134a to go in. I did look at it and found that the clutch was not engaging.I also did not he...
2000 Plymouth Grand Voyager 3.0L compressor VIN: 2P4GP2439Y
This van came in the first of june with the compressor locked up and squealing I replaced the compressor, expansion valve, and the accumulator after flushing the system. There was very little debris that came from the system when flushed. The new compressor co...

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1995 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall VIN: 1B7CL23X0S
Finally this truck is fixed and gone. Recieved 7 replies, Most of you said to check grounds under battery. one reply suggested the a/c switch may be shorting things out. Palmer from Oregon was right when he said that it sounds like a whacked computer. I had ju...
1999 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.8L Inst. Cluster VIN: 1B4GP44L1X
Thanks for all the information everyone sent. I got a few different reply's which will all help if I run into this again. I pulled the cluster out and while wiggling the connector, the gauges would drop out. I pulled the printed circuit board off the cluster a...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HC16Z3X
I would like to thank every one for there help on this 99 dodge pickup and to apologize for taking so long to get back to every one. It turns out the vehicle had mulitpule problems that were difficulte to find with out tearing the engine apart, but it was like... Trouble codes: P0308 (cylinder number eight miss fire), P0300 (random cylinder miss fire).
2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.8L Stall, Misfire VIN: 1B4GP44GXY
Its been about a week and a half with no problems.Most replies said to check the crank sensor. I put one on and that didn't cure the problem. 1 reply said to check the fuel pump that tested ok. My buddy that works at the dealership said to check the wiring har...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1D7HU16Z82
well thanks again for the help the replies stated either liquid is hitting plug while hot causing it to crack or it is sucking air causing it to get super hot. well Gerry [...] recommended I do a leak down test performed it this morning and antifreeze came... Trouble codes: 302 (cyl 2 misfire).
2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L nodash gages no start odometer displays no bus VIN: 1J4FF48S64
thanks to everyone the crank sensor was shorted replaced the sensor and all systems ok amazing! i can't wait to be able to help someone else!
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