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1993 Dodge B250 5.2L Engine Pressurizing VIN: 2B7HB21Y5R
First, thank you to all who respond. This vehicle ran hot about a week ago. I pressurized the system. And, I had a hard time doing so. My first instinct was the water pump. So, I checked if it was loose, and it was. So, I replaced the water pump. After the rep...
1995 Dodge Caravan 3.0L steering vibration
I am trying to help out a friend of mine who has been in the auto repair industry as and independent for many years. The problem happens between 35-45mph. The vibration goes away after 45mph. The vibration feels just a like a ply separation in a tire where the...
2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.8L axles? VIN: 1B4GP44L0Y
Shudder is felt when pulling from a stop ,reverse, uphill.Condition can be felt on level surface when loaded up with brakes on ,as soon as vehicle starts to move.I have inspected in transmission pan some clutsh material on magnet. replace both axles twice. str...
2000 Dodge Dakota 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B87G2AN8Y
this truck came in with two injectors not working replaced #2 and #7 injectors truck ran fine for about 5 days and came back for the #7 injector showing bad replaced and ran good for a couple of day and now its bad with #2 and#7 injectors bad again any help wo... Trouble codes: P0202, P0207
2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, BACKFIRE VIN: 2B6HB11YOY
This van will sputter, backfire in the intake, loose all power,short term fuel goes to -50%. Then it come out of itand runs fine. Shut it off for 10 min Then after driving a min or two it will sputter again. Has anyone seen this,or have any ideas? thank you fo...
2000 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L not sure VIN: 1B7KF2366Y
Customers original complaint was that it would not go into first or reverse when warm. Clutch should have not been worn out at 100,000 miles but if he does not know how to drive a manual it could be. We decided to replace the clutch. It was ready to be changed...
1997 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L No Start VIN: 1J4FY1951V
Hello, I am having Trouble with this no start Jeep. check Eng light does not come on,of course I have no fuel or spark as well. I have checked all fuses tested power & grounds to pcm all test ok.Tested 5 Volt supply & is 3.29 Researched fix data base & found n...
2000 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L Steering VIN: 1J4FA49S4P
This vehicle is wierd will pull right or left no rhyme or reason,sometimes right sometimes left . have replaced above steering parts, brake parts pulls braking only. cant seem to find any worn out parts also this jeep does have a lift kit but the customer says...
1999 Plymouth Grand Voyager Expresso 3.3L Belt VIN: 1P4GP44G9X
Thanks in advance for all your help. I have this plymouth van that keeps loosing its belt when it rains. I have replaced tensioner twice and belt twice,also found TSB for bracket for tensioner. Replaced bracket van still has problem. All pulleys are in line i ...

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1999 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L Starter VIN: 2C3HD46R6X
Thanks for all of your responses... shavings in transmission shorted neutral starting switch which inturn shorted main computer...neutral swith and computer replaced to correct problem
1997 Dodge Avenger 2.5L power steering pump VIN: 4B3AUS2N8V
Thanks for the input To my amazement it was my fill procedure.When I filled tank to max then started engine fluid would go down below the suction line and pick up air. Fix was with fluid settled, fill to top then start engine,work side to side and remove fluid...
1997 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L No Start VIN: 2B3HD46F5V
After banging my head for a few hours, with help from Patrick found that the green/orange does control numerous actuators, so I disconnected the the most likely ( Injectors, 02's & coil ) low and behold when I plugged the coil in the fuse blew, confirming many...
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan EX 3.8L 2 monitors not set VIN: 2B4GP74L51
The monitors are set & all is well! The info from iatn memebers helped get this vehicle finished. Initially, via smoke test and tsb, we replaced leak detection pump & fuel cap. The reason the evap monitor would not set is that we had a addiontional evap leak! ...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L body VIN: ID7HU18ZX2
hello thanks for all the tips. it turned out to be 2 bad body mounts. the middle ones. first i greased them noise was gone. then came back in a couple of days. so i replaced them its been a week so far so good.
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L od pressure switch VIN: 1J4GW68N9X
John & Todd, thanks for the good info. Found the O/d pressure switch was sticking under hard acceleration w/downshift. Replacing the solenoid pack cured the problem.Thanks for the help.
2004 Jeep Wrangler X 4.0L steering wheel, etc VIN: 1J4FA39S14
Thanks to all the replies. The customer took the jeep and was waiting for it to come back to try some of your ideas.I have seen another grand cherokee since the first jeep and it also had the death wobble. it had worn out control arm bushings. advised customer...
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