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1988 Chrysler LeBaron 2.2L No Start VIN: 1C3BJ45F5J
came into shop as no-start. cust tried coil, computer, ignition pick-up, and some connectors. there is no spark cranking, all tests lead to computer. tried reman from chrysler and same thing. computer will power up coil while cranking but will not produce spar...
2002 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.7L inner tie rods VIN: 1C3EL46R02
Inner tie rod ends worn out and can only purchase new rack with inner tie rods. Does anybody know if we can replace the inner tied rods only without purchasing complete assembly? Please reply if you have found a solution to this problem. Thanks Dave Harris...
2002 Chrysler Intrepid 2.7L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Hard start hot VIN: 2C3HM46R62
This car acts as if the rev limiter kicks in at 2200 RPM. Idle is fine and the codes P0335 & P0339 set immediately on key turn-on. We have scoped both the Crank and Cam (they were replaced with new ones) signals at the PCM harness and they are clean at all tim... Trouble codes: P0335 (Crank sens lost), P0339 (Crank sens erratic)
1982 Dodge D50 Sport 2.6L No Start VIN: JB7FP5479C
truck cut off going down road.check for fire at plugs ,no spark.coil checks within specs,9.50ohms secondary and 1.04 ohmsfor primary.check terminals with test lite and both are battery volts any time ign is says this is correct,we tried 3 coils ,al...
1997 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L starting VIN: 1B7KF26Z2V
engine is hard starting at times.(intermittantly).replaced iac mtr -did not help. engine cranks and cranks until throttle is depressed about half way,then engine starts and runs. idles fair until reving engine,then runs ok.checked spark while eng. is cranking-...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L CCD Bus VIN: 3B7HF13YXX
Hi, all. Have one here for the Dodge boys. Came in with the yellow "ABS" and red "Brake" dash lights on, and the speedo wouldnt work til above 20mph and then it jumps up. Attempted to communicate with the ABS module and got a "No communication" message from th...
2000 Dodge Dakota 4.7L Cuts out, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, Underload VIN: 1B7GG22N0Y
Engine idles smooth but under load doesn't have power up hills that it used to. When accel under load coughs and pops as if it is missing but hot under load only, idles smooth starts fine. Loss of fuel economy. Short term fuel readings seem very high 92%
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L TCC engagement VIN: 1B7KF23671
I am posting for another shop that is off line at the moment. They wanted some more opinions on this. Right after trans shifts into OD, anywhere between 40-50mph, the TCC is commanded on/off causing a shudder feeling. At cruising speeds it is not felt. It is n...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L fuel gauge VIN: 3B6KC26Z31
fuel gauge does not move above empty.ICP cluster will do self diagnostics and flacuate all gauges including fuel gauge they all work when this is done .If i bypassed sender with a resister box fuel guage will move from empty to full. Checked fuel sender conect...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2B6HB11Y42
Need help guys been working on this one for weeks complaint is as you drive vehicle down the road after running for 30 to 40 min. vehicle acts like you shut the key off for a second then picks back up. We road tested and dupliucated problem after 45 mins of ro...
1989 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Stall VIN: 1J4FT58L5K
This is an old high mileage vehicle. I have tested every sensor and all reading show normal operation. This particular computer system does not produce trouble codes, according to MODIS and Mitchell on demand. Possible causes for it's symptoms are usually faul...
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Steering VIN: 8Z1J12T2WF
HELLO TEAM. When driving at a speed of 80 ,85 Km/h front wheels start vibratin but not in the radial direction ( as will be by a unbalanced wheel) they move as the steering wheel was moved in either direction very very fast. This movement of the wheels, causes...
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L steering box VIN: 1J4GW48N71
This vechile makes a loud moaning /groan noise mostly while turning left below 30 kms(sometimes to right)at all times,its worst when moving slow or stopped.This jeep is equipped with a hydralic cooling fan system so the chrysler bullentins with changing up the...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HF13Z7V
this one was a little strange due to the information gathered from the customer. the canister was replaced two years ago and the lines were flushed. well this one had charcoal in the lines and plugged up the new solenoid that i replaced a couple of weeks ago. ... Trouble codes: P0441.
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L tcc VIN: 3B71F13Z61
sent vehicle to dealer for flash, they sold customer tps, output speed and governor pressure along with reflash to fix problem, i tried all three but the flash with no success. thanks for replies i recieved. john
2002 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B8GP253X2
We finally fixed this one today. We had to put it on the back burner for a while pending customers approval of more diagnostic charges. The car finally started setting codes for injectors 1&5 control circuit. I pulled the injector harness for closer inspection... Trouble codes: P0300 (Multiple cylinder misfire).
1993 Jeep Cherokee 4.0L Auto Gearbox VIN: 1J4FN28S4R
Well this fix turned out to be a bit embarassing for us, as it was our fault that caused the problem. The gearbox breather was fine and that was not where the fluid was coming from. When we installed the gearbox after the repair we did not route the tranfer bo...
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1J4GZ58S5T
Well I have learned my lesson. DON'T WORK ON JEEPS!!! Well at least don't switch modules on them. I had the computer replaced and reprogrammed at the dealer and it works fine now. Thanks to all who replied.
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