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1996 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4L3AU52N5T
This is my first post on iatn so please bear with me. This car originally came in for a no start condition and according to the customer had been running poorly prior to the no start condition. We were able to start the car with the throttle at WOT but during ...
1992 Dodge Stealth 3.0L p/s pipes VIN: JB3BN74K8P
found leaking p/s pipes by front rack and pinion, got part numbers from the dealer,[...]. these parts are no longer available from the dealer. does anyone know of an aftermarket supplier or has anyone had to make these pipes? if i need to make ...
1996 Dodge B3500 5.9L No Start VIN: 2B7KB31Z5T
no start cond. no mil light when key on or communication with ecm. all power and grounds appear ok.r and r ign. coil and pick up still same cond. could coil driver in ecm be at fault? any help would be apprieciated!
1997 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5L Reverse VIN: 1B3EJ56H8V
When we put this transmission in reverse, lightly accelerate and than release the throttle we hear a clunk and it acts like the brakes were temporary applied. Another way to descibe the problem is if the transmission would have two reverse gears and when you r...
1999 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L timing chain synch VIN: 2B3HD46RXX
I've work on this motor before... far between other vehicles, the last time I did this was about 2 1/2 years ago so i lost my edge. I am having trouble setting engine timing, what are the specific intructions for setting cam crank I understand the ...
1999 Dodge Durango SLT 5.9L hydraulic pump motor VIN: 1B4HS28Z4X
Even before replaced abs unit pump motor will run for a second or so and then shut off, when turning on the key. has anyone seen this and is it normal. Don't really remember it doing that on other durangos I've seen. Also this is a 4wal kelsey hayes system. Al...
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L No Start VIN: 2B3HD46R1Y
hello techs,this dodge stalled at stop crank-no start,no codes.backfires occasionally.found spark (good)on cyls. #2-#3 only.all scanner values check o.k.. pin-outs to all coils and coil res. test o.k. injector res. o.k. a.s.d. power o.k.. grounds test...
2004 Dodge Caravan SXT 3.3L Front beam VIN: 1D4GP45R24
Any info about this, if posible.
2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1J4GW48N93
Hi folks, Wondering if anyone has seen similar situation with this Cherokee. Its the 4.7l and it came in as a crank-no start. A shot of ether fired it so I figured it was a fuel issue but pressure is good at 50psi. Got it so it would start and chug and stall. ...

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2000 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3HD46RXY
sent new pcm with customer to have dodge install and reprogram. have not heard back from customer thanks for the help Trouble codes: 0601 (internal cpu check digit error).
2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L No Start VIN: 3C8FY4BB21
Thanks to all who replied. This vehicle was sent to the dealer since we do not have computer flash capabilities. It appears that the new modules all need to read the same VIN.
1992 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L Cuts out, Misfire, Lacks power VIN: 1B4GH44RON
Customer declined any further repairs. Further watching the ckp sensor waveform I saw pulses that were either missing or very low in amplitude compared to others in same time frame. I am convinced there must be a problem with flywheel, although I'll never know...
1998 Dodge Avenger 2.5L No Start VIN: 4B3AU42N8W
Thanks for everyone's help, tech suggested bad pcm cause of no aldl data, pcm circuit board damaged due to overcharging or boosting look for burn marks on board of ecm or flex board to see if it acts up. Fix was a simple cap and rotor, caught it on a wet test,...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L Speedometer VIN: 3D7HA18N22
Thanks to Jerry, Chris and Alfred who were all right on the money. Silly us, the fix was right over our shoulders. We were so stuck on the outputs from the transmission that we failed to note the speedo gets its input from the differential sensor. When we pull...
1990 Jeep Wrangler 4.2L Engine VIN: 2J4FY29T2L
With the assistance of folks in the techmail, it has been determined that the engine was in fact a Jeep 258. The customer was very much led to believe it was not. There were manufacturing plant changes and other factors that led us to really question the engin...
1996 Jeep Cherokee Classic 4.0L No Start VIN: 1J4FJ68S2T
Hello all, First I would like to thank everybody for their responses. I ended up replacing the ECM to restore reference voltage and also replaced the crank sensor to eliminate a possible intermittent short. The crank sensor did not show any problems at the tim...
2000 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L CEL on VIN: 1J4FA49S0Y
Like I said I was going to do, I pulled the battery, seperated the wiring & cleaned it all. I saw no bare wiring, but did find slight blistering of the insulation from the battery acid. Anyway, I cleaned it all up, taped it, and it's been fine ever since. I ca... Trouble codes: P0743.
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Transmission VIN: 1J4GX48S91
Thanks everyone for all your good input. We did some further testing and are convinced it is an internal transmission issue. The customer needed the vehicle and decided that she would like to keep driving it the way it is for now. We did do a total fluid filte...
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