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1990 Dodge W150 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Poor power mid throt VIN: 3B7HM13ZXL
Hello gang. Where to begin? This truck came in with a no start and the customer explained that he had had the second problem(our current problem) before it wouldn't start. We found a bad pick-up coil to be the cause of the no-start. With new pick-up coil it st...
1992 Dodge Ramcharger 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3B4GE17Y8N
Hi Techs, I have a 5.2L Ramcharger rear wheel drive that does not want to idle when cold and is really bad in reverse or drive. It does get better as it warms up and runs very good going down the road when warm and idles ok then. We have tuned it up, Checked f... Trouble codes: 21 (O2 sensor problem)
1993 Dodge Stealth 3.0L Misfire VIN: JB3BM54JOP
need help on this stealth.cyl 1 & 3 are dead and no codes. run compression test 160 to 165.good spark on both cyls cked injectors ohm out 17.2 same as others. cked injectors with stethascope while running can hear clicking just like good cyls. cked timing belt...
1996 Dodge Dakota 5.2L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1B7GG23YXT
Customer complained of rpm bounce and transmission shifting in and out. Upon our test drive we noticed the TPS voltage going to 5v and the tps% going to 50-99% right when the surge/misfire occured. We sweeped the tps on a scope and no glitches koeo. We replace... Trouble codes: P0123 (Throttle Position Sensor Voltage High)
1997 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2C3HH56F6V
Vehicle will cut out for a second while under acceleration. At times idling in shop it will cut out & sometimes stall. It does not appear to be a miss , but a momentary dead kill. We replaced cam & crank again to be sure, tried a coil & a used pcm, all to no a... Trouble codes: 11 (Intermittent loss of cmp or ckp)
1999 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Instrument Panel VIN: 1B4GP44GXX
Vehicle's instument panel intermittently goes dead, meaning the mileage goes out and the analog guages fall to 0's. This will illuminate the ABS light. Snapon Scanner will show "No Communication", Rear window wiper will not work. Shortly, the panel will retu...
2000 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.2L Gas smell and smoke VIN: 2B3HD56J7Y
Hi, I have this Inrepid that the complaint was runs rough initial start up, smell of gas. Car only has 15000 miles on it. Experienced it on intial start up ran rough smelled gas fumes from exhaust also blue smoke . Upon disassmbly of injector rail to do visua...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.9L Cluster VIN: 1D7HA18Z52
Hello to all. I have a 2002 pickup that came in with no instrument cluster functions, no turn signals, horn, seat heaters, courtesy lamps, or PDLs. Alldata is pretty limited with information, especially without benefit of a DRBIII. My Genisys lacks the cluster...
2002 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L SRS (Air Bag) Light VIN: 1B4GP443X2
Hello Everyone, Isn't technology great. We scanned for codes and no codes, but info for "driver's squib #1 & #2 circuit open". Snap-on MODIS had virtually no information as well as Mitchell-on-Demand. The SRS light illuminates after start up and stays on unit...
2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Stall VIN: 1D7HU18253
costumer complant engine light on and stalling found miss fire codes install tune up parts no light but stills die stalls after leaving interstate on decel or when rolling to a stop Trouble codes: P0304, P0308
2000 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L CEL on VIN: 1J4FA49S0Y
Code resets instantly. I've checked power to the solenoid, through it to the ecm. I can fire the solenoid by grounding the wire at the ecm (pin 11 white connector), amp probe/oscilloscope shows solenoid "kick" (ie, pintel movement)and only around 1 amp total d... Trouble codes: P0743

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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1997 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.5L Stall VIN: 3C3EL55H6V
Thanks to all of you that replied. I am going to keep my fingers crossed and hope that this vehicle stays fixed. It has been gone for 4 days. I took the advice of the majority of the replies and replaced the crankshaft sensor. It has been running ever since. T... Trouble codes: 11 (Ignition crank circuit).
2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Dream 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 3C8FY68B92
I appreciate everyones suggestions,, during diag this car developed a noise from the timing belt area had 90,.000+ miles advised cust that we really needed to tear down to timing belt and inspect,, of course the cust wanted a guarantee a timing belt would fix ...
1982 Dodge D150 3.7L Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1B7FD14W7C
FIXED TO CUSTOMERS SATISFACTION AND GONE--THANKS- to all 12 replies, i was told that the small air breather module was the ESA -electric spark advance. which on this vintage is a lean burn system and all it does is timing advance-- thus why i had no vac advanc...
1993 Dodge W150 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1B7HM16Y8P
I thought I should close the request at this point, since I did not get the vehicle back yet. From the conversations with the customer, it sounded as if he might try removing the intake himself, to check for a intake gasket problem. (I guess he had heard this ... Trouble codes: 33 (a/c clutch relay ckt not switching does not have a/c).
1996 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L No Start VIN: 1B4GP54R81
most everyone that replyed said ecm was bad, a few offered tests that helped me to trace problem back to ecm/coil pack. i had to send ecm for reman (no cores) it is coming back today and i am sure it will take care of the problem. ps i am also replacing coil p...
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