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1961 Chrysler Windsor 6.3L rear drums
This old boat is twice as old as I am. I am wondering if any old timers could tell me how to get the rear drums off. It has the axles going through the center of them held on with a key way and a castle nut. I removed the castle nut and tried a slide hammer on...
2000 Dodge Durango 5.9L trans relay and evap purge solenoid VIN: 6495495128
po443 and p1765 are codes that are continuos. p0443 is evap purge solenoid circuit and p1765 is trans relay always off. i noticed that when you wiggle connector (grey)on the pcm the trans relay will come on and off. so i purchased a pin repair kit(could not ge...
2004 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L turn signal VIN: WD2BD74384
relay inop after a few months (2-4), customer says relays usually quit after interior lights used. signals will stop working intermitantly before not working completly usually one week customer uses hazard excessivly all day everyday suspecting relays overheat...
1994 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L No Start, No communication VIN: 1J4FT68S2R
HI Y'ALL !!! We got this Jeep that was towed in as no start. The battery was dead, and alternator 60A fuse blown. Also the (REAL DEAL) Magic smoke came out of the ECM. Even when we hooked up the battery charger it still smoked some. THe fuel pump relay does cl...
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L hesitates to go into 1st gear VIN: 1J4GW48SX2
Vehicle fist came in about 1 month ago with symptoms as described. Checked fluid - it was clean & full. Replaced filter & flushed entire system with synthetic ATF & drilled out check valve in cooler line. Transmission seemed to be fine for at least a couple of...

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1997 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L Cuts out VIN: 1C4GP5429V
Sorry for not closing this sooner, just wanted to make sure it was fixed. Matthew from MI had the right answer tsb 18-34-98 knock sensor was causing the problem. Thanks to all that replied Trouble codes: P1698, P1695.
2000 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L Engine VIN: 1C4GT64L1Y
I pulled the engine out the top. It really was not bad. I did remove both of the exhaust manifolds as some suggested. I think they probably would have hit or come close to the windshield, so that was a really good tip. I would have dropped it out the bottom bu...
2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L Fog lights/turn signals VIN: 3C4FY58B32
Thanks for all the replies. The multi-function switch was the problem. We never experienced the problem, however the customer has been driving the vehicle & says everthing is now fine. I don't like putting parts on a vehicle without experiencing the problem & ...
1994 Dodge B250 5.2L No Start, COLD ONLY VIN: 2B7HB21T2R
Hey guys, thank you for the replies. Not too many of them, most said to check the fuel regulator. Not shure if they knew that it is natural gas? However the van was not geting the right mixture to fire due to the fuel injectors. changed all 8 of them and probl...
2000 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Fuel gauge VIN: 1B7MF3363Y
Thank you to all who responded with helpful info. The dealer that originally mis diagnosed this as a bad fuel level sensor {sending unit} asked to have another shot at it, so back it went to them. They did offer to fax me the wiring diagram showing ECM to inst...
2001 Dodge Dakota SLT 3.9L Radio VIN: 1B7GL2AX51
Thank you to all who responded. The replies were very helpful. I am now sure a radio will fix this truck but the customer has decided to wait and maybe replace it himself later.
2001 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L all shifts VIN: 2B3HD46RX1
The car went to the dealer & they haven't figured anything out on it yet.So still waiting to hear back from there,it maybe one of those weird ones,sorry not to be more help
2002 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7GL12X22
Lots of out the box thinking and trying different things came down another tear down and replacing the lifters on cyl.# 5 and truck no longer sets missfire code p0305. I don't know any way testing lifters that are'nt noisy so I replaced them to solve the probl... Trouble codes: P0305 (engine missfire cyl. 5).
2006 Dodge Charger R/T 5.7L Engine number VIN: 2B3KA53H96
We wondered why the warranty was voided on this car when there was nothing on Carfax. I never did find the number on the engine. I was hoping to verify something that way. We called four Dodge dealers total, and Dodge, to find that a used engine and trans had ...
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L Stall, starts and dies VIN: 1J4GZ789SX
I opened my help request about 7 pm, by 10 PM I had about six responses, by 7PM the next day I had about 12, this shows what a GREAT BUNCH OF PEOPLE YOU ARE, Thanks a lot, the problem I had was the door locks , one was pulled out and the other was PUNCHED, so ...
1993 Plymouth Laser RS 2.0L Misfire VIN: 4P3CF44F3P
tried new ecm same prob installed crank angle sensor, fixed
1999 Plymouth Voyager 3.0L Can't get a 2-3 shift VIN: 2P4FP2531X
First off I want to thank everyone that responed to this posting, awesome information came across that helped with the overall decision, which is that we are going to pull the transmission and rebuild it. I decided to close this posting now since we are a Vo-T...
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