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2003 Chrysler Town & Country EX 3.8L all VIN: 2C4GR44L13
vehicle came into shop with a sponge petal and going to the floor. replaced master cyl with new from dealer twice. air seems to be mainly on left front wheel.
2003 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.3L steering VIN: IGDFAETER5
chrysler techs, i've checked the archives and it doesn't look good.this vehicle has a vibration and shudder throughout the vehice when at idle turning the wheel.the up-dated cooler and longer return hose has been done it has atf+4 and the resevoir is not restr...
1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L will not engage cruise VIN: 1J4GZ78Y9S
Cruise has not worked since the cust. has owned the Jeep. We checked codes, control switches to the PCM, speed signal to the PCM, and stop light switch inputs to the PCM. All checked fine. Next did the testes on Mitchell for the servo. and this checked fine. T...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Oil Pressure VIN: 1J4GW48S0Y
Hello all. This Jeep has great oil pressure when cold. Once it is warm it drops to 15psi. If you shut the vehicle off and come back within the half hour and start it, the pressure reads zero and the check gauges light comes on. If you race the motor, the press...
2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1J46X48S73
Vehicle acts like the ignition is being turned of while driving. Never acts up at idle and unable to duplicate with a load test in gear in the stall. Also when the vehicle acts up while driving the speedo and tach will jump to zero . It never stalls out comple...

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1953 Chrysler New Yorker 331CID torque converter VIN: 1C69002956
WOW!! This one was difficult. Information is key here. And..I personally gave some wrong info. This thing is a Fluid Drive and not actually called a torque converter. Anyway, lots of people shared info but it was not what I was in need of. Mostly my fault ther...
2000 Chrysler 300M 3.5L rev-limiter VIN: 2C3HE66G2Y
Well guys there are some days that you just shouldn't get out of bed. And the day that I did this transmission swap was one of those days for me. The actual R&R of the transmission was fairly normal. They're a pain on the M 300 anyway. I appreciate the informa...
2001 Chrysler Sebring 2.7L oil pressure
Thank all of you for your information. We replaced the pressure relief valve and spring and everything is working ok. We only replaced the valve, not the entire pump, since it was a high not low oil pressure situation. Steve
2002 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Starting VIN: 2C3AE66G22
vehicle starter had an apparent flat spot. replaced starter, no return or problems with starting to date. thanks for all the replies.
1992 Dodge Ramcharger 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3B4GE17Y8N
Hi Techs, it took awhile but I finally pulled the intake off and the gasket was indeed torn enough to cause the rough idleing and stalling. Even though I did the normal checks for a leaking intake gasket,it did not show up so I spent a great deal of time looki... Trouble codes: 21 (O2 sensor problem).
1996 Dodge Neon 2.0L No Start VIN: 1B3ES27C8T
Thanks for the 35 replies I received. All of the replies had some good information. My problem did turn out to be a bad coil driver in the PCM. Alot of the replies agreed with my original diagnosis. Thanks for the help.
1996 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L 1st gear, improper shifting VIN: 2B3HD56F3T
My PCM no communication was caused by the k13 key for my snap-on scanner. It went bad (0pen for the PCM)but it would work fine to read the TCM. Snap-on dealer said k13 keys are common to fail. Now with communication I have no codes for the PCM. Retested for th...
1997 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2C3HH56F6V
Thanks fellows, lots of good input. Most replies referred to timing belt problems, & that is where we feel the problem lies after much to do & not finding anything, we once again lab scoped cam & crank sensors to see how they matched after receiving some input... Trouble codes: 11 (Intermittent loss of cmp or ckp).
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L wait time VIN: 1B7KF236XX
i am closing this request with a sumary.i recieved 4 replies to my request and didn't think i elused to battery/starter issues.both batteries tested 750 cca with carbon pile and also with electronic capacitence test.starter motor capamle to spin engine crankin...
1999 Dodge Avenger 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 4B3AU4ZN9X
I want to thank everyone who replied. This one turned out to be a real challange. The problem finally ended up being the distributor. All the signals from the crank and cam sensors were good and stayed that way when the car ran bad. The ecm signal remained goo...
2004 Dodge Stratus SXT 2.4L noise VIN: 1B3EL46X54
Thanks to everyone for your help. I installed an O.E. gas cap but that did not help either. The problem ended up being the canister vent valve behind the fuel tank was plugged. I removed the vent from the car and took it apart to find it packed full of dirt. G...
1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 5.2L transfer case VIN: 1J4GZ58Y2P
hey folks thanks to all that responded,we have determined that the most likely cause of this complaint is transfer case coupling,customer declined removal and tear down because all he wants is for the noise to go away so he can sell it,he dosent want to spend ...
1999 Plymouth Grand Voyager Expresso 3.3L speedometer VIN: 2P4GP44GXX
7 replies, Steve from new mexico was right about the sodier joints in the instrument cluster. I pulled the cluster and noticed that if I flexed the plug in I could make things come to life. I disassembled the cluster assembly and found a bad cold soider joint ...
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