Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for June 29, 2006
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for Chrysler
Help Request Answers
1999 Chrysler Sebring JXi 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C3EL55H9X
Hello all We have this sebring that has no power. I have scanned the codes and it only has downstream o2 sensor heater code in it. It acts like the timing is slow or the exhaust is stopped up. The fuel pressure is fine. I read through the fix database and fo...
1995 Dodge Intrepid 3.3L Transmission VIN: 1B3HD46T6S
OK here we go. 95 Dodge Intrepid 3.3 engine 606 (42LE) transmission. Vehicle arrived in limp in mode with code 44 - underdrive solenoid circuit open or shorted. Performed diagnosis for problem. Replaced solenoid pack. Same code. Replace TCM same code. Found lo...
1999 Dodge Stratus 2.4L No Start, Misfire VIN: 1B3EJ46X2X
5 days later customer had same complaint about miss, loss of power. Started car, drove it to shop. In the morning starter grunted once and no crank, fuse #8 blown. Jumper terminals, car starts and runs OK. Code P0320-no crank reference signal to PCM set this t...
1999 Dodge Neon High Line 2.0L MIL Lamp on
I put a timing belt in this Neon back in March. The customer returned this week with a SES light on, saying it just recently happened. I am familiar with the P1390 problem with these engines, with timing gear misalignment (I have a Mitsu Eclipse posted with a ... Trouble codes: P1390 (Cam/Crank sensor sinc loss)
2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Poor Fuel Economy, exhaust gets red hot VIN: 3B7HF13ZY6
The customer has been concerned with fuel milege for the last two months. The truck also suffers from red hot exhaust manifolds when the customer drives it. The vehicle also suffers from a lack of power. After several attempts to find something wrong we have c...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L No Start, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1B7KF23651
Customer complaint is truck starts hard after sitting a while checked for pressure from lift pump it is in specs. He had run this truck out of fuel at least four times I know of in the last year and I don't know how long he run it with the transfer pump with l...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1D7HA18N42
Vehicle has inop speedometer, check engine light on, ABS light and brake light on. Has VSS code. Changed output shaft speed sensor. Still inop speedometer. Checked voltage input at TCM from output shaft speed sensor and the voltage is rising smoothly from 0 to... Trouble codes: P0500 (VSS fault)
2002 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L hard start VIN: 2B3HD56M42
customer just bought car and next day started starting hard. seems to load up after hot soak or sitting for long time. fuel pressure seems high 70 psi all the time spec 53-63 .
2002 Dodge Durango Sport 4.7L temp/fuel gauge VIN: 1D4HS58N73
Temp. gage reads all the way hot, but vehicle does not overheat. When temp. gage reads hot, temp gage reads empty, and check gages light comes on. After several days we are not able to verify cusotmer complaint. The ipc self tests good, and no dtc's in any of ...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L #1 cylinder VIN: 3D7HU18Z72
2002 Dodge pickup that came in with mega oil consumption and missing on #1. Found that #1 had no compression. Pulled the head and there's a hole in the piston right next to the cylinder wall. Customer wanted a new Mopar engine so I put it in. Test drive and ev...
2004 Dodge Sprinter 3500 2.7L Low Power VIN: WD2PD54454
Engine had no power when he bought in yesterday. This morning it appears to be running normal. It's time for a new fuel filter anyway so we took it off to replace, but it does not appear to be causing this problem. Only clue we have is the DTC p0091 for a fuel... Trouble codes: P0091 (fuel pressure regulator control circuit low)
1995 Jeep Cherokee SE 4.0L Hesitation, Stall
tip in hesitation when cold this jeep came in with requst for tune up cap wires rotor and fuel filter well it was hesitatin before the work and same after cust returned next week on a recheck for hesitating and stalling when cold no codes tps sweeps good on va...
1998 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1J4FY19S1W
vehicle came in with poor drivability cold. drove vehicle and run fine. contacted customer for more info. only acts up when cold and driving like "grandma" {very lite accelaration} vehicle will start "bucking" and backfiring through throttle body/air cleaner a...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
Fix/Summary Answers
1978 Chrysler motorhome 440CID Poor Idle Quality VIN: M40CA8T505
well since the reply section does not have a choice that applies to this fix i must select this section. first I had 8 people reply to the post and I thank each of them for that, however I am not sure if anyone really read the post completly, I was not asking ...
2001 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.7L engine bearings VIN: 1C3EL55U81
I want to thank all who answered my request and I informed the customer he needs another engine. I printed all your replies and showed him it was a usless idea to repair this engine so we are in the process of getting a good used engine or a rebuilt, not sure ...
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L engine cooling fans VIN: 1B4GP44G9W
Thank you all for your rapid responses. I stopped by the nearest Chrysler dealer & picked up a fan relay/module(latest updated part #5017491-AB) priced at $61.37. As with the altitude so are prices around here. No service campaign or recall was found relating ...
1999 Dodge Durango SLT 5.2L No Start, Stall VIN: 1B4HS28Z8X
Thanks for the encouragement from you fellows that said we just needed to replace the computer with Chrysler. We did and still had trouble with it setting Code 505 Idle Air Control Circuit. After checking it out, we determined the computer was at fault. Instal...
2000 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3ES46C1Y
I would like to thank everyone who tried to help me with this Dodge Neon. I followed everyone's advice including the ones from All Data. The grounds, the connectors, and the voltage were okay. I even tried a cluster that was in good condition and I still had t... Trouble codes: P1687.
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3D7HA18NX2
This is my closing statement for this vehicle. I have read and appreciated each response I received but this customer has not returned for service. He has not returned my calls to arrange a follow up appointment and is not one of my 'regulars' so I must assume...
2002 Dodge Caravan Sport 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B4GP25RX2
Well I checked every wire from the sensor to the pcm,no other wires were cut and the sensors were oem.Had a freind from the dealer and confirmed that it was the pcm and the customer declined it for now.Thank you for all your inputs it did help. Trouble codes: P0134 (upstream O2 stays at centre), P0171 (Lean).
1994 Plymouth Sundance 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Misfire VIN: 1P3AP24K7R
had 9 replies, about testing map, coolant sensors, egr valve staying open, they were all ok found the injector did not have a good sprsy pattern, replaced injector has been out for 2 weeks all ok,thanks for the help
1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager Expresso 3.3L climate control VIN: 2P4GP44R8W
I guess this is as close to a fix i'll get. Seems that the vehicle needs to pass a cool down test and since the a/c isn't functioning this one won't. The climate module needs to see the evap temp drop. The cust has declined to spend any more money and will liv...
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next