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2000 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1C2CB347W8
This car will not start unless you un plug the cam sensor. Then it starts, and runs very smooth. I have checked fuel pressure, and it is good. Voltage is about 8 volts on the sensor power circuit with a good ground. I replaced the cam sensor, but it did not he... Trouble codes: 340 (Cam sensor circuit), 1360 (missing cam or crank sensor)
2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C8FY4BB81
Vehicle was brought to me from a competing shop with a rough start, especially cold. Found that cyls 2/3 not really firing well w/cold runs on 2 cylinders. When it warms up it will run some better but still won't rev up or quit missing under load. After a bit ... Trouble codes: 0352 (coil b primary/secondary)
1991 Dodge Dynasty LS 3.3L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 1B3XC56R5M
hey techs, this car will start up and run for a little while (10-20 min, give or take)then cut off. Loosing spark and inject pulse. have fuel press. sometimes will restart and run again for a little. sometimes will not start for a while. always looses spark an...
1995 Dodge Stealth R/T 3.0L No Start VIN: JB3AM84J0S
This car was inherited from another shop. Car was running fine customer states shut car off went too start would not start. Ignition Module-ECM both have been changed but I am not getting any spark on cylinders 2 & 5. I have a crank signal but no fire. It is n...
1996 Dodge Neon 2.0L Stall VIN: 1P3ES47C9T
hello got a problem think its the computer but not sure. vehicle runs fine till it warms up then it will cut out and stall will not restart for about 5 min. are so scoped the cam and crank signal at computer it looks fine. however the thing that seems odd is t...
1997 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 8.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1B7KF26W4V
The vehicle came in with a poor idle, felt like a missfire, and low power complaint. Read in the related repair history about the injector work. There were no codes in computer. I have an OTC genisys with 04 software and there doesn't seem to a lot of info on ...
2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Slow to start VIN: 3B7MF36681
After replacing fuel pump for no start we have a slow to start. Cranks over fine, but if let sit 1 hr or more it will not start untill cranked for approx. 25 seconds. The longer it sits the longer the crank time. When it starts, starts normal. No smoke or miss...
2003 Dodge Neon SE 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3ES26C23
good morning all, i have a 2003 neon here with the following codes, p0300b and p0304. engine has no noticable misfires under load or at idle. customer replaced plugs and wires using bosch plugs. i replaced with oe champions. checked fuel pressure and its withi... Trouble codes: P300, P0304 (misfire cylinder 4)
1995 Jeep Cherokee Country 4.0L Steering VIN: 1J4FT78S1S
There is a power steering noise that can be heard - it only happens turning left. The noise is a loud vibration or rubbing sound that verberates through the steering gear box and pressure line. The car can be standing still and / or moving and it will make the...

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1995 Chrysler New Yorker 3.5L Unknown VIN: 2C3HC46FIS
thanks to all who replied. Suggested to customer that the transmission needed replaced. Customer wanted a used tranny and sell the car. Put used tranny in and cured the problem. thanks again to all.
2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Dream 2.4L Starting VIN: 3C8FY68B02
duane was the closest with the electrical issue. the cam and coil connectors are same or very similar. switched those plugs and work good now
1994 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Unknown VIN: 1B4GH44ROR
i just [...] it when 2 problems raise their ugly heads at once, and in differnt ends!!! thanks to all that replied, most voted for axle, and we replaced the right side, the left one was still somewhat clean, so we assumed it was replaced before we got the van i...
1996 Dodge Caravan SE 3.0L No Start, Stall, Misfire VIN: 2B4GP4538T
i have now found the problem and verified the repair. it was the fuel pump. took the vehicle for a long test drive and recreated the problem. found that i still had good spark, but fuel pressure dropped off, just before the misfire started to happen. i tested ... Trouble codes: P0300 (muliple cylinder misfire).
1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L reverse VIN: 3B7HF13Z3V
Great News, IATN came to my rescue !!! I received 11 excellent replies to my problem, all of which were very relevent but David and Lorne hit the nail on the head with the reverse servo check ball damaging the separater plate blocking the oil flow thus slowing...
1997 Dodge Caravan 3.0L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 2P4FP2539V
Unfortunately I was not able to fix the problem. I pulled the timing cover down and it was off one tooth. Removed the gear thinking maybe it sheered the pin and that was ok. I did do a compression test and that showed that one of the rear cylinders was at 90 p...
1998 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 2C3HH46R8W
Hi everyone I finally found the problem after 25 hrs of shop time + another 20 on my own personnal time + the cost of a used Snap-On Vantage and the help of MacTool for lending me the new Solarity Scope. After talking with the customer a few times, I found o...
1999 Dodge Caravan Sport 3.3L readiness monitors VIN: 2B4GP45G3X
Ok, it took a long time to get this thing to run its monitors, and with some help from Al Santini, Nicholas [...], we figured out the hows, but not the whys. It is thought the pcm uses o2 sensor data to calculate the amount of ethanol in the f... Trouble codes: FA__.
1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1J4GZ78Y0R
Well the problem found me today, the fuel pump completely went and a new pump solved the problems. Thanks everybody for the help, seems everybody but me had the right idea. Thanks, Rex.
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L governor pressure VIN: 1J4GW48S61
O.k. guys this truck is still not fixed. I sent it to the dealer.they have be working on it for two weeks without sucess The sm said he would let me know when they get it diag. the replies I got were for contaminats causing valves to stick,replacing the soleno...
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