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1991 Dodge Stealth ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JB3XD54B0M
Car came in as a no-start. Found that the timing belt slipped a few teeth. Repaired and got the car to start. Car ran horrible and found somehad wrong plug wire routing, repaired and car has a hard start. Found the coil for cyl. 1 and 4 weren't firing. Replace...
1993 Dodge W350 5.9L Steering shaft VIN: 1B7HF36C2P
Techs, I am working on a 1993 1 ton 4X4 Dodge that has a wore out steering coupler down at the steering gear box. I need to replace the entire coupler, but the coupler is no longer available from the dealer for this vehicle and I can't find an after market ste...
1996 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L No Start VIN: 1B4GP44R7T
Vehicle came in as a cranks, no start. Have good fuel pressure and injector pulse. No spark. Have cam and crank sensor input to ECM. Have good power and ground to ECM. Have NO spark. Occasional crack of spark when 1st starting to crank, but other than that not...
2000 Dodge Caravan 3.3L headligts&dash VIN: 1C4GJ44G3Y
van has no dash lights or headlights.i have continuity from the underhood fuse and relay center to the dimmer switch .grounding the pink wire that goes topin 33 in the bcm will turn on the headlamps but not the dash.grounds check ok .im not sure i want to try ...
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 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Power door locks, remote & sercurity VIN: 1J4GZ58S1S
Customer complaint was power door locks not working intermittantly with remote or drivers door switch, but intermittantly. Seems to have started with remote and then switch started afterwards (not 100% sure). Tested everything (I think). Cannot find any probl...
2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7L Trac inop VIN: 1J4GR48K95
I've got a solid trac control light on and information system display of "service elec brake system". Neither Mitchel or my Modus is providing diagnostic information on this, I did find in the owners manual that this combination of indicators may require sever...
1993 Plymouth Acclaim 3.0L line VIN: 1P3XA4630P
We are trying to replace the fuel filter on this vehicle. We cannot remove the quick connect pressure line from the filter. The line will twist and move in and out on the filter. The black quick disconnect clip will push in but we cannot get the line to come o...
1999 Plymouth Breeze 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1P3EJ46X8X
The car came in with a no-start condition. Egr valve was burned, and cat was clogged. Spark plugs drenched in oil as valve cover gaskets were leaking. Replaced EGR Valve, cat, & plugs. Now still misfiring, choking, plenty of fuel). No codes on the computer. An...

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1993 Chrysler New Yorker Fifth Avenue 3.8L security VIN: 1C3XV66L9P
Well we finally fixed this one(or at least disarmed it).I learned a few things about this type security system.1- It will not run a self test if it is armed.2-You cannot bypass it by running it on a alternate fuel source while disconnecting the theft module.In...
1995 Chrysler Cirrus LX 2.5L No Start VIN: 1C3EJ56H6S
Thanks to all that replied. I attempted to disarm vtts by locking and unlocking trunk, drivers and pass doors. I did not try different resistances to ground in arm/disarm wire from door to bcm as suggested by Richard from Manitoba. I removed ECM and BCM (which...
2000 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1C2CB347W8
Looks like the timing chain has jumped, wanted to tear down to confirm, but the engine is still under warranty. So the customer took back to the shop that installed the engine. Thanks for all the great replies. Trouble codes: 340 (Cam sensor circuit), 1360 (missing cam or crank sensor).
1994 Dodge Dakota 3.9L engine oil pressure VIN: 1B7GL23X9R
I have been stalling the close of this one because the customer has been stalling making a decision regarding performing the work. Most of you pointed to the need to change the oil pump, even if the dealership had changed it when the engine was redone...and up...
1998 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B4GP45R8W
Hello once again! The fix for this Caravan was ground connection on the back of the front cylinder head that was never tightened after a transmission replacement. We checked for power at the OR/GR heater wires at both sensors and it was good. We then checked t... Trouble codes: P0135.
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L No Start, Stall VIN: 2B3HD46RXY
Thanks for all the input guys. Especialy with the lack of info I had to give. A week ago, took the cam sensor out to get an idea of how much oil sludge in engine. Found about 1/16in sludge on sensor. Cleaned off sensor (while I had it out) and customer has not...
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Electronic VIN: 1J4GW58NX2
Thanks for all the replies! The passenger blend door is on the backside of the case and the driver door on the front. Chrysler/Jeep does have a problem with the doors breaking, TSB 24-001-04. The whole case has to come out and I replaced the recirculation door...
1974 Plymouth Scamp 5.2L starter VIN: VH23G4G133
Hello I ended up replacing the wire from the ignition switch to the starter solenoid, delay was in that circut,seems to be working fine, talked to customer and he said that fix would work for him. may not be the correct fix but it worked and evrybody is happy....
1996 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.3L engine/body VIN: 1P4GP44R7T
Customer decided problem may have been there before repairs to transmission after all and thanked us for all our time ...
1997 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.3L lighted buttons VIN: 2P4GP44R3V
Here's the brief version on the recalibration process. I had to recalibrate and do the cool down test in order to get all my buttions calmed down. Test and Fix: Important:the recalibration procedure must begin with a warm evaporator or the cooldown test will n...
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