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1994 Chrysler Concorde 3.3L Fuel Pressure VIN: 2C3EL56T2R
I have a good one for anyone in the north. This car only does not start when the temperature is below 5 degrees farenheit. The fuel pump does not run, tested and found that there is no power at the pump. The big problem is that after we push the car in it star...
1994 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L vaccum VIN: 1B6MC36C4R
There are no clear cut answers on what the recovery time is for Vaccum when you hit the pedal. The Pump has been replaced and we have been through 2 Power Boosters and 3 check Valves. I do not know where to go. This truck has a hose from the Vaccum Pump up 7 i...
1995 Dodge Caravan 2.5L No Start VIN: 2B4GH25K8S
Thanks for the help in advance I am having a no start flood cond with this van after it sets over night or for a few hours after being driven, I checked my fuel presure and it is at 48lbs -ok- I found that after it sets the fuel presure bleeds down and gas fou...
1996 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L Cooling Systems VIN: 1B3HD46F3T
hi everone i am woking on a dodge intrepid 3.5l i have no heat i replaced water pump 6 months ago i also replaced intake gasket i replaced thermostat i back flushed heater core i took the air blend motor down & check that & that turns when you change it from h...
1996 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 3B7HF13Y6T
Hi customer dropped this vehicle off complaining of no power. I listened to it quickly and it was missfiring under accel. She left it for us to work on next day. Next morning I jumped in it started but was missing, drove about 10 feet and truck quite. Now it w... Trouble codes: 108 (map sensor)
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.8L trouble code VIN: 1B4GT54L1W
van came in for trans overhaul, repaired the problem with overhaul.six months later van came back with a trouble code po-750,we replaced trans computer,van is gone about 2 months now van is back with same problem.I have replaced sol. block,speed sensors,checke...
1999 Dodge Stratus 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, High Idle VIN: 1C3EJ46X4X
Car ran one day with a low poor idle. The next day car started, after sitting for 9 hours, at 3000rpm and then as customer was driving rpm increased to 4000rpm and stayed there and would not come down. Customer shut off and restarted car several times at stop ...
2000 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.0L power steering pump VIN: 1B4GP25311
Gentlemen Happy new year.I have this Dodge Caravan that the customers concern is the power steering pump makes noise ONLY when it is cold outside I.E. below 30 degrees.I checked this out and sure enough when you first start this unit up cold with freezing temp...
2001 Dodge Caravan SE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1B4GP25B51
okay guys this one came in to me not running. The timing belt had broke and bent valve. We remove the cylinder head send it out to a machine shop for valve job etc. I get the van together and it idles bad seems like there is a miss but cannot narrow down to on...
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...
2004 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1D4GP24R14
Hello All, We have this Dodge Caravan that came in for inspection and had codes PO405 & PO406 EGR Position low and high. We talked to the customer and she said that it has been to the dealer a few times for this and they said it needed an EGR Valve. So we pu... Trouble codes: P0405
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L transfer case VIN: 1J4GZ5858W
this jeeep came in with a transfer case that the chain was racheting in. With the hight mileage the customer didn't want to a rebuilt unit. We got one from a salvage yard. Low mileage fluid was clean, the problem is when you put it in 4X4 it shifts fine everyt...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L instrument cluster VIN: 1J4G248S3Y
HELLO THIS JEEP IS KILLING US WE HAVE A CODE 1694 NO BUS COM FROM MEIC (mechanical electrinic inst cluster) we set up 2 trace scope one at bus comunication at pcm and one at cluster wave form was present, so naturly we replaced cluster with good known used clu...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Power windows VIN: MA.3143200
Power windows are now inoperative at all doors after vehicle came in for repair of rough running and MIL on. Diagnosed 1 open injector, replaced all 8 injectors and installed new Champion plugs. I put the 2 front windows down when I pulled it into the bay, pul...
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L radiator fan VIN: 1J4GW48S71
I thought I had this one finished but I guess I was wrong. I put a radiator in this truck and come to find out, the fan doesn't work. I checked it out and had power to the 40 amp fan fuse and I had no power to the fan. A quick check with the scanner showed a c...
1997 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.3L No Start VIN: 1P4GP44R7V
CAR CAME IN NO START,CUSTOMER INSTALLED FUEL PUMP AND IGN. sensor wasnt reading on scanner,installed cam and crank sensors, same tested wires from computer to coil,ckd ok,im losing ign. and inj. control.installed two computers already.all ...
1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager 3.3L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2P4GP24R2W
Same song, second verse. Mr Customer returned this afternoon with my favorite minivan. At idle runs rough, noticable misfire. Off idle really breaks down. Under load will hesitate nasty bad, almost stall. Funky odor from exhaust like the cats loaded up. Check ... Trouble codes: 1391 (intermittent loss of Ckp Cmp sync), 352 (coil 2 primary fault)

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1994 Chrysler LHS 3.5L No Start VIN: 2C3HD56F1R
Thx for all the replys. Cust. declined any further diagnosis.Replys were :cam timing jumped, over all compression of motor, block heater, Possible cam sensor, but remeber guys we were losing spark and good to nill injector pulse on cold start. thx for all th...
1998 Dodge Caravan 3.0L bcm VIN: 2B4FP2535W
Well this one was a bad experience, but luckily it all worked out! Thanks for all the replies, they were most helpful. Luckily the wrecker I got the second BCM from had the matching PCM for this Caravan and all is now well. The wipers work perfectly and the va...
2000 Dodge Stratus SE 2.0L brakes VIN: 1B3EJ46CXY
Thanks to all that reaponded. Kevin from Rhode Island hit it perfectly. We replaced the pads with oem, and just to be sure we used a top quality shim. I thought how could this cure such a pronounced problem? Well Kevin's answer seemed to be full of confidance,...
2001 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7GL22X01
Sorry guys, the 7 inches of vacuum was a red herring! I put a manual gauge on it and found I had more like 18 inches. I had assumed the 7' was either bogus or an upside down scale like on G.M.s. Scanners still on the blink so I rechecked AllData. The power and... 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).
1992 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4.0L No Start VIN: 1J4FJ58S9N
well this jeep found itself broke down in denver and was fixed by another shop that was not very willing to tell what was done to fix it. we were told they replaced a harness between crank sensor and the computer. we have not heard from the cutomer that it has...
1997 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1J4FY19S5V
Thanks for all who replied.I am closing this post as I have finally got the vehicle long enough to do serious diag.Most of you were right about fuel presure.First test-drive was short and I only had code scanner.Still;I should have noticed O2 falling to near 0...
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L No Start, VIN: 1J4GW48N92
hey thanxs to everyone who responded sybryn hit it right on thanx , i got the oring kit from jeep and rplaced both orings in the fuel pump module all is well fired right up no bleed down good as new thanx again once again this iatn is always a hit,also there i...
1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager 3.3L No Start VIN: 2P4GP24R2W
At 180,000 miles 3 of us at this shop struggled somewhat with which direction to go with this minivan, timing stretch or cracked flexplate. I submitted this help request Monday evening and based on the majority of responses, all of us finally Tuesday morning c... Trouble codes: 1391 (intermittent loss of cmp or ckp).
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