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1995 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4C3AU42N3S
Not sure where we need to proceed on this one. I have never been able to duplicate it yet and our customer is a long time good customer. I am not very familiar with the 2.5 Mitsubishi motor. The car wants to either idle poorly or die when you first start it in...
1999 Chrysler 300M 3.5L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3HE66G9X
The customer said this car died while cruising on the highway, restarted and limped along 1/4 mile & died again, would not restart. towed to my shop. when I tried to start it, it ran very rough for a moment & then cleared up & ran fine for a 10 mile test drive... Trouble codes: P0406 (egr voltage too high)
1999 Chrysler Sebring JXi 2.5L Instrument Panel Lights VIN: 3C3EL55H1X
I'm pretty new to the request part of this so please bear with me. Everything works well on this car including the four gauges (Tach, Speed, Fuel, and Temp.) The only problem is that the lights for just these four instruments go on and off randomly. It is no...
1981 Dodge D150 3.7L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1B7FD14E2B
I need some help from some old chrysler techs. This truck will not pass an idle emission test. Can't get HC below 500 ppm. Can adjust CO to wherever we want it. Engine idles rough, vacuum gauge bouncing between 15 to 17 inches. Exhaust smell burns the eyes. I ...
1991 Dodge Stealth ES 3.0L No Start VIN: JB3XD54B7M
car towed in--no spark no check engine light no codes. computer replaced, now have check engine light and spark. car tries to start but floods out. occasionally acts like it is out of time--kicks back against starter. cam/crank sensor have nice square wave for...
1996 Dodge B1500 3.9L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B7HB11X3T
Check engine light on intermittently, rear 02 sensor circuit high P0138,(02's tested ok & were replaced recently). Fuel pump was replaced also. Prior problem, we're getting second hand. More importantly driver stated engine dies at times- mostly on freeway. Wi... Trouble codes: P0138 (O2 Sensor ckt high voltage - rear sensor)
1997 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L radio, wiper, p/w heater fan, abs light VIN: 1B4GP44R4V
This van came in with everything working. The customer complaint is that at times the heater fan, wipers, radio, p/w do not work after starting the engine. The abs light & ses light came on. She was not sure about p/locks & signals working or not. the van star...
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 3.9L No Start VIN: 1B7HC16X5W
hello everyone i have this dodge pk that has no spark, and no crank or cam singnals. It has come from another shop that has changed the crank sensor and they enstalled a used computer. Ive disconected both 02 sensors because ive seen those short and cause the ...
2000 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L starting VIN: 1B3ES46C9Y
On instrument cluster where odometer comes om message "fuse" when you turn key on start position. Anybody have any ideas? I have check all wiring, fuses and fuseble links. What am I missing?
2000 Dodge Ram 3500 Van 5.9L abs VIN: 2B5WB35ZXY
Vehicle came in with abs and brake light on, check brake switch okay, check abs speed sensor okay, This vehicle only have rear anti-brakes. Code 63 shuttled reset switch concern: pull out of otc scanner, but mitchell on-demand does not have code definition o...
1989 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4.0L no start. ecm failure VIN: 1J4FJ58L4K
this haunting jeep came in to me from another shop. It had a new flywheel installed due to bad ring gear. It would not start for them. crank sensor pattern was poor.. I installed a oem crank sensor and gapped it at .025. good crank signal.. No start...replaced...
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L No Start VIN: 1JFX78S6TC
I have this jeep that is driving me crazy! It has spark but no injector pulse. The PCM has been replaced at another shop and the distribitor. All patterns look good going into the pcm. I am thinking maybe a theft problem??
1999 Plymouth Prowler 3.5L No Start, Vehicle Fuel Enable VIN: 1P3EW65G9X
Ladies and Gentlemen, Thanks in advance for your help. This is a bit of an unusual situation. One of my customer shops has this 1999 Prower with a hemi engine from a 2003 pickup. The vehicle has been starting and running fine until the original PCM was damage...
2000 Plymouth Neon High Line 2.0L Mechanical VIN: 1P3ES46CX4
Car orginally came in for misfire, misfire would come and go on cylinder #1. checked coil,plugs,wires all were good, but sometimes i could hear what sounded like lifter noise, so decided to pull valve cover, in doing so was moving to another rack and started c...

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1996 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) 3.3L No Start, Stall VIN: 1C4GP54R6T
i called the dealer and found this vehicle does not have a factory security system. so on my thought's as well as many of the iatn member's i went with a new pcm. the vehicle now start's and run's fine. thank you to the iatn and all member's, it's nice to get ...
2004 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L Heater VIN: 2C3HD46R24
Greetings, Didn't get alot of response on this one. Most suggested a blend door motor or door broken which would make sense. After explaining to the customer what would be involved to investigate this (price) they opted to return to the dealer to have it repai...
1987 Dodge W250 5.2L left axle VIN: 1B7JW24T5H
Thanks for all the replies. We had suggestions that said the lower ball joint was on an adjustable threaded sleeve but ours was not. Another said to remove the outer needle bearing assembly since it was also supported by an inner bearing. We tried that and the...
1990 Dodge Spirit 2.5L No Start VIN: 1B3XA46K9L
Okay, since Rome quit smoldering here, I'll close this out.(sorry!)Well, I don't know who's been playing with the e-mail, but I only found 1 reply to this request(the hall effect sensor was working fine- at least enough to create an injector pulse) but thats n... Trouble codes: 41 (alt control circuit open/shorted).
1993 Dodge Grand Caravan LE 3.3L M/Cyl and ABS VIN: 1B4GH54RXP
thANKS FOR AL [...] THE INPUT TECHS. As it turns out, the dealer warranteed the pump motor, and the bi-funcion switch witch evidently was not addressed back in June although my original contact was because the switch was already tested bad at my shop. I did ask why...
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Electronic VIN: 2B4GP44R2W
Sending customer to dealer. Will post update when i find out what happened.
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