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2001 Chrysler Intrepid 2.7L Re @ Re engine VIN: 2C3HH46R41
I have a customer with a 2.7 intrepid and he would like us to install a 3.5 engine apparently out of a 2001 intrepid also. Has anyone done this? I assume it will physically fit but will all the wiring work? Do I ned to change the harness, the computer? Any pro...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Backfire VIN: 3B7HF13Z9X
Vehicle runs and drives poorly all the time, problem is a random misfire along with a random backfire. Vacuum readings are low at 14 to 15 "Hg, but gauge needle is steady without any fluctuations. No codes were stored and the Check Engine lamp is not on, but s...
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L No Start VIN: 2B4GP44311
We have this caravan in for an intermittent no start, bear with me becuase this is long. The conditions of the no-start are as follows: vehicle will intermittently crank and not start. this will continue until the ignition switch is cycled to off then back on....
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L Calipers VIN: 2B4GP44311
This caravan came in for a brake squeal so we replaced the front pads and rotors and the rear pads and rotors. The vehicle was fine, about 3 days later came back for abs light, found code 16 so replaced right rear wheel speed sensor, on test drive notice left ...

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1997 Dodge Stratus 2.4L booster VIN: 1B3EJ46X3V
sorry for the delay in posting. we were initially directed to replace rear brake hoses to correct as this has been seen as a common problem but did not fix ours. the fix here ws the power booster. it had a second master cylinder fail allowing fluid to enter in...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L Starting VIN: 1B7HF16YXX
I replaced the crank sensor ( in the bellhousing ) and it fired right up !! THANKS TO YOU ALL !!!
2001 Dodge Dakota Sport 4.7L Drain VIN: 1B7GG22N21
Thanks for the help. Most everyone knew the answer to this one. The drain is located behind the shield on the firewall and doesn't even really look like a drain tube. It's simply an orifice in the firewall. We put rtv around the orifice so water would run past...
2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L power widows VIN: 3B3HD46R22
first thanks to all 6 that replied. remove steering column shrouds and monitiored ignition switch voltage. at times while on road test and wiggling key lost of voltage. replaced ignition switch and re-test ok. food for thought ignition switch had chryler and g...
2004 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L No Start VIN: 2PD6442456
thanks to everybody who offered help its at the dealer as soon as they find it ill add what the fix was
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1J4GZ58S8W
Well, those of you who suggested that I look harder at the O2 sensor for shorting to power were right on target. I put a new upstream O2 sensor in it and the problem is no more. I had not thought of a short to the power side of the heater causing a rich signal...
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