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1997 Chrysler Concorde LX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3HD56F7V
Hello all! This car seems to run fine, but both banks are running lean, adaptive memory is about +25% on both sides. Before the car came to our shop it has had all 4 o2 sensors replaced,plenum gasket,fuel pressure regulator,plugs and wires replaced.(according ... Trouble codes: P0174, P0171
1995 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Filter application VIN: 1B7GG26X6S
I'm going to post this in another forum also. I'm curious about fuel filtering on a replacement fuel pump for a 1995 Dodge dakota. VIN #[...] AC delco, Napa, and CQ all replace this pump with a only a sock filter on the bottom of the pump. The ori...
1996 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L No Start, Stall VIN: 2B3HD56F5T
Hello gentelmen, I have a 96 Intrepid owned by a little old lady who bought it new. This vehicle is in showroom new condition and always garaged. Last year it failed to start so she had it towed to our shop and of course it fired right up and ran fine. So I di...
1998 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5L No Start VIN: 1B3EJ56H6W
I am scratching my head on this one. The car will not start, when you put the keys into the ignition switch and move to the on position on the switch the dash lights do not show up. the odometer lights and reads the mileage. when you go to start the vehicle th...
2002 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L Starting VIN: 1BYGP25R82
hello fellow techs. i would first like to thank everyone who take time out of their busy day to try and aid us guys with these problems. this van came in as a no start. visually it looked as though no maintenance had been done to this vehicle ever. so my tech...
2003 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Whistle VIN: 1D7HGH12X0
Customer brought truck in with whistle noise. Noise is not present at idle but will occur when driving. Noise starts out as low pitch and gradually gets very high pitch, then is gone. As we are not able to duplicate in shop I am hoping someone has had this bef...
2004 Dodge Intrepid SXT 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B3HD56G14
car came in with mil on tranny in limp mode codes came up for bad speed sensors and tranny valve pack bad. replaced all these cleared codes transmission ok.car came back mil on again o2 sensor bad replaced.car came back mil on .checked codes came up insuffienc... Trouble codes: P0132, P0152
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L oil VIN: 1J4GW68S4X
engine can run at shop without load 1-2 hours oil ok ,road test 6-mile , water mixed with oil [milky] no water seperate in oil pan , no miss still no cooling system pressure leak, 20 psi for 12-hours oil and water will not seperate back if left in container ov...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L ignition lock VIN: 1J4GW58SXX
Hello Fellow Techs, This Jeep came to us as a referral. This is a safety issue, the vehicle's keys can be removed in any gear. The customer first discovered the problem after stopping to go to the store and noticed that the vehicle was still rolling after the ...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Oil Gauge VIN: 1J4GW58N8Y
This vehicle came in with an oil gauge showing 0 psi and the check gauges light on. We replaced the oil sendin unit due to it leaking oil. We tested and everything was OK. Next day customer brought back complaining that the light was on again. We looked into i...
2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, f trim / O2 heater VIN: 1J4FF48S4Y
NO CODES CURRENTLY PENDING OR PRESENT!!! Engine is smooth & easy starting. Undermaintained & abused by hi mileage owner. "Tune" 6 components consisted of spark plugs / filters(not fuel filter however)& ignition coil ass'y being a 1 piece composite secondary ig... Trouble codes: P0300 (random misfire), P0301 (1 cylinder misfire), P0304 (4 cylinder misfire), P0305 (5 cylinder misfire), P0455 (EVAP Large Leakloose cap), P1687 (No MIC bus messages recieved has not returned)
2002 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L headlights VIN: 1J4GL48KX2
The headlights on this Liberty will flash on and off intermittently. This happens only once every few days and only lasts for a few seconds to a minute. Have been unable to duplicate long enough to perform any testing. I am hoping to get any ideas about trends...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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2004 Chrysler Sebring Limited 3.0L Battery VIN: 4C3AG52H74
Yes everyone 62 milli. was wrong. I left out a 0. It should have been 620 milliamps. Mike from Ohio led me to the correct path by mentioning that fuse 5 in the fuse box under the hood also supplies power to fuses 1 and 3 in fuse panel on the side of the dash. ...
1998 Dodge Stratus 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3EJ46X5W
Sorry it took so long to close,customer had to wait for funds.Most were right about Camshaft timing incorrect.It still bothers me that a manufacturer will go to the trouble of marking gears in a way that they apear 'wrong'.Several things did not help Belt alig... Trouble codes: P0300.
2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L cluster VIN: 2B4GP44G6Y
thanks to robert from maryland and jay from south dakota. after removing the cluster checking my powers and inspecting the fuse boxes i simply plugged it back in and all works wonderful. dont figure. thanks to all
2001 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L wiper & radio VIN: 1B4GP25GX1
thanks guys for the info.i installed a new bcm and rechecked all power and grounds. everything is working fine now. lets keep our fingers crossed.
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 4.7L Warning light VIN: 1D7HA18NX2
Finally this beast is fixed. Several good suggestions about brake switch and grounds. This truck did not have any problem with water intrusion. After labscoping input signals and seeing no problem, other than a slight wave in overall pattern. We substituted al...
2006 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L LF turn VIN: 3D7KS29CXG
Thanks to all that replied. Tom [...] both confirmed that the TIPM can inhibit individual lamp drivers. With no update available from OTC at this time I sent customer to dealer. They found and cleared two codes. (customer not told what codes we...
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L No communication VIN: 1J4GZ78S0T
I finally got this Jeep back in. After locating and repairing the splice I now have communication with the PCM. Thanks for the help with the location of the splice.
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Left Side Blend Door Actuator VIN: 1J4GW58N22
The customer declined the repairs and is driving around with a non functional heater. In other words it's still broken and they choose not to spend the money right now. I did get a look at the parts to satify my curiousity and now understand more clearly what ...
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Rotors VIN: 1J4GX48S24
As mentioned in the inquiry, this vehicle was fixed by turning the rotors. All of the 22 replies I received validated that brakes on the Jeep Cherokee are probematic. As a result of the class action suit a TSB was issued for all 2000-2003 models with free repa...
1998 Plymouth Voyager 2.4L engine VIN: 2P4FP25B6W
First of all thank you to EVERYBODY that responded to my help request. We were able to get the customer to authorize us to look and see if there was a problem with the balance shaft chain. Upon inspection, we found the tensioner guides severly worn (grooved)an...
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