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1996 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.8L No Start VIN: 1B4GP54L9T
We have ran test on the system no codes set with a long crank 10 25 secs. and the computer can force the system to fire the 1,2,&3 cyl. all are seperate from each otherin the computer so the coils all have power when the scanner tells them to fire. The crank a...
1997 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L Surge VIN: 2C3HH46F6V
This vehicle has kept me thinking for quite some time now. No codes found on system, vehicle has a slight surge starting at about 30km/h and continues upto over 60km/h only while crusing, any acceleration is fine as is decel. Suspected and Egr valve opening to...
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1B7HF13Z0W
hey all. this 1/2 ton truck will not start, when it did start it ran rough, no power. replaced intake gasket for vacum leak. scanner showed low map voltage, replaced and it is now good. fuel pressure is 49 lbs key on e/o. pressure does drop to 10 lbs in about ...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Hesitation VIN: 3B7KF23Z71
Greetings Y'all. This ones got me a bit baffled. According to the cust, this vehicle will hesitate badly, mostly cold, mainly from a stop. Once it warms up it will still do it but more infrequently. Every other time it will drive fine. From the sound of it, it...
2001 Dodge Durango R/T 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1B4HS28Z21
Aloha all, this SUV runs ruff at idle in gear and after about 20 minuite drive in town and some hiway the vechile will stall when you let your foot off the peddle. Sometimes at cruse sometimes at a stop but it starts up OK and wont do it right away after but w... Trouble codes: $11, $13, $16, $51, $52, $53
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Misfire VIN: 1J4GW68N1X
This jeep misfires on cyl #5 at all times. It started after being overheated badly. It passed the block test for headgaskets, has good compression, ignition is firing on that cylinder, and the injector is working. The spark plug is carbon fouled. While crankin...
1987 Plymouth Reliant LE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1P3BP36D2H
This is my sons car and i am trying to help him long distance unfortunatly. Last July while he was home the car would not start one day. It had a code 26 and 27 at that time. Checked over and found a bad injector, (850 ohms). Replaced injector and engine ran g... Trouble codes: 26 (Injector peak current low)
1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager Expresso 3.3L MIL Lamp on, gauges/trans/abs VIN: 1P4GP44R1W
with snap on 2500 scanner I have cannot get into the tcm or body control module unless I pull the ignition fuse in the power dist centre under the hood (40 amp maxi)then I can get into and read data on both. Here is the weird part if i put the fuse back in I l... Trouble codes: P1695, P1698

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1998 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, ROUGH COLD VIN: 2C3HD46J3W
talked to my customer again the other day and vehicle has only acted up a few times.he is reluctant to bring back unless it gets more consistent.seth from oregon suggested that a shorted o2 heater might be causing fuel mix problems for the first few minutes of...
2002 Chrysler 300M 3.5L engine cooling VIN: 2C3AE66G12
Thanks for the help guys, we vaccum bleed the cooling system and everything seems to be working fine. this is kind of hard to believe but it seems to have worked. we are keeping our fingers crossed. thanks again the input was very helpfull. sincerly, shaun
1989 Dodge Shadow 2.5L No Start, Stall
I want to thank the people who replied. Most suggested a ground problem either with the main ground from the valve cover to the firewall or the pigtail coming off of the battery cable. A few asked about replacing the SMEC which had been done. Also the ASD rela...
1997 Dodge Neon 2.0L Cooling Fans VIN: 1B3ES47C1W
Thank you for all the replies; more than I could count. As I said before the relay is bolted to the inner left fender apron under the battery box. Chrysler suggests that the fan relay be replaced with a revised relay (p/[...]) and corresponding jumper wire...
1998 Dodge Dakota SLT 5.2L driveshaft? VIN: 1B7FL26Y4W
Well, as always thanks for the quick responces. I figured the antiseeze or any other lube on the yoke splines or output shaft splines would shut it up for the time being, and for 3 days now it has. I guess I was looking for a perminate fix. According to Ma Mop...
2003 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L P/S Pump VIN: 2D4GP44363
Thanks for all the replies. Customer has not returned for me to check any of the suggestions. He may have taken van to dealer to see if they would cover it under warranty. If he brings it back I will let you know my findings. Thanks again.
1990 Jeep Cherokee 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1J4FJ5851M
thanks for the reply. found broken valve springs on #2&6 cyls.replaced all valve springs vehicle ok.
1994 Jeep Wrangler S 2.5L spark,pulse VIN: 1J4F19P3RP
Thanks for all the input. The napa jobber who owns this vehicle gave me a crank sensor for a 95, Turns out that the aftermarket part numbers are different for 1994 and 95.replaced sensor and works fine. Thanks again
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