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1995 Chrysler Cirrus LX 2.5L No Start VIN: 1C3EJ56H6S
This vehicle was towed to our shop and the owner said no repairs had been done to it for 2 years.The owner said he opened door handle and headlights flashed, horn sounded, cranks but only runs for 2 seconds. I found normal scan data at koeo. Injection pulsewid...
1996 Chrysler Town & Country 3.3L Lighting VIN: 1C4GP54R0T
Hello fellow techs. This Cry. is driving me nuts. It came in first time and custimer said that the dash lights and tail lights would go out. I tried but could not get them to malfuntion,called dealer and was told that they some times had problem with headlig...
2002 Chrysler Town & Country LX 3.8L auto temp controler? VIN: 2C8GP64L11
customer driving and temp set to 73 on both driver's and passenger sides. started to turn cool. driver unable to control it. after shut off, it appears to start working again. it repeated this condition twice. we were unable to access body computor. no service...
1966 Dodge Charger 7.2L instrument lights VIN: XP29F61273
This vehicle does not use instrument cluster illumination bulbs. It appears to have illumination shields behind each guage. I have never seen this before. Each shield has a 12 volt feed to it and is grounded through the housing. I do not understand where the i...
1990 Dodge Dynasty 3.3L No Start, Stall
Hello techs, hope to find another chrysler tech here at iATN who can help. Typical factory security alarm is set and car runs for 2 seconds and shuts down! Nobody can disarm it. We tried toggling both front door locks and disconnecting the battery to no avail....
1996 Dodge B1500 3.9L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B6HB21X4T
Hello everyone I need help, this van turns on the mil after two trips with codes 300 301 303 305 all misfires on the left bank. Car does not have a EGR valve. PCM has 6 inj drives. Seems to show misfires on scantool around 55mph, misfires will vary from 4 to 2... Trouble codes: 300 (random misfire), 301 (misfire 1), 303 (3), 305 (5)
1998 Dodge Durango 5.2L Engine VIN: 1B4HS28Y4W
Customers vehicle has siezed engine. Wont budge at all cc or ccw. Equipped with auto. trans., so cant be turned to access torque convertor bolts to facilitate engine removal. Has anyone ever removed engine and trans as a unit? Or is ther enough clearance to re...
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.0L r\r turn signal VIN: 2B4GP2431W
this van has no r\r signal light .it has a separate brake\signal light. there is a good signal going to the junction box from the signal sw.there is no power coming out of the junction box for the r\r signal but there is for the r\f signal as well as the left ...
1999 Dodge Durango SLT 5.2L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1B4HS28Y9X
Tough diagnostics. When this vehicle is stone cold, it starts right up. You immediately put it into reverse and it kills. This process may occur 2 more times and then it will go into reverse and stumble and surge like a stuck open EGR valve even though this on...
1999 Dodge Caravan Sport 3.3L readiness monitors VIN: 2B4GP45G3X
Ok. This is a gov't truck, that can use either ethanol, or reg gas. It will not set egr, cat, or o2 monitors. It does not support enhanced evap. It does pass o2 heater, misfire, component and fuels, and it does keep its memory. I have run both ethanol, and reg... Trouble codes: FA__
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 3.9L Hesitation, no power VIN: 1B7HC16X51
This Dodge pick up will not get out of its own way when accelerating at times. It appears to have a light misfire at idle. The driver complains of a buzzing sound and having to manually shift the transmisson for acceleration in traffic. There are no dtcs prese...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Van 5.9L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B7JB21Z41
hey techies. 01 ram van 5.9L with code 0305(misfire on cyl #5), swapped injectors, wires, and plugs on cylinders 5&7 to rule out secondary ignition and fuel, still misfires on 5. compression checked on 5&7, 5 is 115 and 7 is 125. crank and cam position reading... Trouble codes: P0305
2002 Dodge Durango Sport 4.7L Misfire VIN: 1B4HR38N22
need help please have this truck missfire #6 cyl only at idle.that leads me to vac. leak.propane test ok fuel pressure ok,replaced plugs they where do.switched coils,no help.replaced intake gasket,no help.just to make sure switched injectors with #4 no help.fl... Trouble codes: 306 (6 missfire)
2003 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L back up lights VIN: 2D4GP44373
cust brought van in for no back up lights hooked up scanner found no codes used scanner to look at lights it shows lights are on when put in reverse but im gittingg no power still ,mitchell not very clear on checking switchs and modules thans for any help
2003 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1D7KU28653
This Diesel fills up the crankcase with diesel fuel.We have tested the injectors and had the head off to check the pressure galleries in the head.
1993 Plymouth Acclaim 2.5L Stall VIN: 3P3XA46K0P
Customer complains that intermittently car stall on accelaration. Describes stall as accelarator having a flat spot. Test drive car . Seems to run oaky. No codes present. Any clues. Thanks, Jaime

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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1996 Chrysler Town & Country LXi 3.8L No Start VIN: 1C4GP64L3T
Thank you thank you thank you. I have several hours in this vehicle and every reply pointed me to the solution. Although the crank sensor had a good pattern and the scanner showed it being recieved, a new crank sensor fixed this problem. I have not seen one be...
1998 Chrysler Sebring JX 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C3EL45H1W
well the car is fixed thanks to the help i got, i installed a new dist. but the car still wouldnt start, so i tryed a crank sensor but that didnt do it either, what ended up being the problem was a broken flywheel that would move around at different times unti... Trouble codes: P1391, P0300, P0402.
1999 Chrysler 300M 3.5L system hydraulics VIN: 2C3HE66G1X
Thanks for all the replies received, we removed the master cylinder and found heavy rust corrosion on booster push rod into master cylinder, apparently water was getting into this area and causing this problem. We believe that it had entered the booster and wa...
2005 Chrysler Sebring Limited 2.7L air ducts/evaporator case? VIN: 1C3EL65R22
Client was not able to allow me to remove the evaporator & clean it out due to cost. I wanted to put the borescope in case through blower motor opening & see if I could find any cause for the stinch but she didn't want to do that either. She is looking into ge...
1996 Dodge B2500 5.9L abs VIN: 2B4HB25Z9T
did what many suggested an scoped wheel speed sensors...the new left front speed sensor had no wave form but the ohms was within specs...had good signal on right side so had to be defective new sensor...got another wheel speed sensor and rechecked with scope a...
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L Rod bearings VIN: 2B3HD46RXY
Still no real HARD proof of what is causing these to fail, but fellow IATN members provided some very interesting theories which I never considered before. Oil flow through these engines is good. Now suppose the water pumps are leaking into the oil, which th...
1996 Plymouth Neon 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1P3ES22CXT
Thanks to everyone who took the time to respond. The replies were all very informative and helpful. I pulled the plugs this morning and noted oil in cylinders, more in 1 & 4. Compression check showed 175lbs in all cylinders, obviously aided by the excessive oi... Trouble codes: P0172 (Rich oxygen sensor indication), P0300 (Random/Multiple cylinder misfire).
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