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2004 Chrysler Intrepid 2.7L grinds while starting VIN: 2C3HH46R34
Car came into shop with intermittent no start. It would sometimes sound like grinding, or starter kicking out while cranking. Replaced starter, came back with same problem, checked and replaced ring gear due to some teeth worn slightly. Came back and replaced ...
1996 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B3HD46F1T
this car came in for over heating and oh by the way the check eng. light comes on. checked cooling system - found water pump leaking. replaced water pump and timing belt. noticed rough run before replacing timing belt. checked history - intake gaskets replaced... Trouble codes: 43 (multiple cylinder misfire)
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L Front axle VIN: 1B7HF16Y9W
This truck had the strangest grinding noise when it was in two wheel drive (pulling it into four made it go away). I hunted for the source of the noise forever (or almost). I found that the front diff actuator fork was worn due to the bushing that keeps the ri...
2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.0L shifting VIN: 2B4GP4438Y
Thanks in advance for any help.Customer brought van in with transaxle problems.It would barly move when put into gear.Also would slip really bad before it would inguage.He drove to our shop in second gear only.It would not shift any.After looking at the fluid ...
2001 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7GL22X01
Thanks in advance for any help on this one. My MT2500 scanner is refusing to communicate going the Chrysler route. Accessed the codes using Global OBDII. All 4 O2 sensors are indicating 1.000 volt. Swapped the O2 heater relay with the starter relay and the fue... Trouble codes: P0031, P0051 (ho2 2/1 heater ckt low), P0136 (1 / 2 heater relay ckt fault), P0132 (ho2 1/1 short to hot), P0152 (ho2 2/1 short to hot)
2002 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L no power VIN: 3B7KC23652
Ok diesel techs. I am a 24 year auto gas master tech. I have decided to start working on diesel trucks. When you guys finally stop luaghing, please take time to read this. Condition: When engine is cold there is no power from engine. After vehicle warms up it... Trouble codes: P0216 (Injection pump timing failure), P0122 (APPS signal volts low)
2003 Dodge Durango Sport 4.7L ck. gauges lite VIN: 1DE4HS48N1
i'm embarrassed- this is my second post today. help me if you can please. complaint is cold start- only on first start of day. oil gauge stays low and light will come on- "ck. gauges". lite will stay on while driving. leads me to believe oil pressure is ok sin...
1992 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4.0L No Start VIN: 1J4FJ58S9N
hey guys we have to figure out what is wrong with this heep. It first came in not starting and had no spark. it had a flat line on the signal wire for the crank sensor. the ground looks good and shows only .02 voltage drop on the black wire blue tracer. the re...
1998 Jeep Cherokee SE 4.0L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FJ28S0W
Well i'm at a strange piont with this truck! it came in for crank but no start checked ckps and it tested bad! so i replaced it, truck started right up drove around parked it for a few hours and the beast wouldn't start up, pushed it in and was ready to ckeck ... Trouble codes: P0622, P1389
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1J4GW48N5Y
hello every one today i need help on a 2000 grand that acted up once for me, the customer says will stall and start back up right away but only happens once a week and mostly in the am . she wants it fixed . i checked iatn for any leads and found nothing. i ha...
1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager 3.3L No Start VIN: 2P4GP24R2W
This was towed in cranks, no start. Raised the hood and see new plug wires. Pulled a plug, old champions, gap was over .080". Pulled all the plugs, wet and black. Did a compression test, ranged from 115 - 150, smelled alot of fuel, turns out the majority of th... Trouble codes: 1391 (intermittent loss of cmp or ckp)

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1991 Dodge Dakota 5.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7GL26Y7M
Thanks for the responses.I know the vehicle will need a valve job at the very least.The fuel pressure for TBI is suppose to be around 14psi so the fuel is ok.I just am not too sure about the pcm.But the customer has declined to repair the vehicle so I do not h...
1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L runs ok code 11 VIN: Y3V5197312
first i want to say i transposed the 1389 the code was 1398 and there was a buliten on the pickup. i had to send it to the dealer to get flashed and hopfully fix the truck.
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L all gauges VIN: 1B4GP54G6W
this is one of those vans that only time will tell if its fixed.thanks to all that had some input on this problem.ended up putting a used cluster in it and crossing fingers
1999 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5L Hesitation VIN: 4B3AU52N9X
It turns out I was missing the simple thing on this car. Whenever the car was running poor the coil output was very low. Thanks to those who respondeded.
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L Cuts out VIN: 2B3HD46R2Y
Thanks to everyone who replied, We replaced the chain, guides and tetioner. The car runs great! A special thanks to Anthony from Ohio hit it on the head.
2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L engine VIN: 2B3HD46R5Y
Thanks again every one for your help. As it turned out, it was the primary chain tensioner. Replaced tensioner and primary chain. Took care of the problem.
1991 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Mechanical VIN: 1J4FJ58S7M
thank you to all replies we replaced transmission problem solved,we did check p/n switch but was ok.never seen a trans do this.i am not taking old one apart as there is a core,would be nice to know what it was.
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L abs VIN: 1J4GZ58SVC
Thanks to all who replied and special thanks to Mike who replied with exact part # for connector I needed. The customer opted to not fix this issue at this time.
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L No Start, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GZ783VC
still have vehicle at shop(cust is vey patient)went thru all wiring from sensors and pcm when move or tug on harness have gotten vehicle to cut out just havent spent time narrowing problem yet will post when hopefully resolve. now that changed coil ,cam.speed,... Trouble codes: P1390, P1391, P0315.
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