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|2003 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.7L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1C3EL55R64
pulled code misfire on #6- swapped ignition coils, spark plugs, ran combustion cleaner thru intake, replace #6 injector and acts like a misfire at idle. snappy scanner shows intermittant #6 misfire counter. Have not found any vacuum leaks with carb clean or pr... Trouble codes: 306 (misfire on 6 cylinder)
|2000 Dodge Viper R/T-10 8.0L passenger door latch VIN: 1B3ER65E5Y
Need help from Dodge Tech. 00' Viper has passenger door that will not open from outside or inside using door handle, but will open when using emergency exit lever. Lever is a cable operation and handles are electrically operated. Fuse checks good, drivers door...
|2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L engine VIN: 3P7HC13Y0D
Customer is using 4 quarts of oil between oil changes. Comes in at 3000 like he should. Engine runs good with no visable oil smoke or leaks. Most of the travel is highway. So is this truck sucking oil from an intake gasket or ???
|2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L cluster VIN: 1B4GP453X1
Need help !!! pci bus line shorts to around 10 volt . found the wire going to the intelligent power module was causing the problem , cut the wire at fuse box and dash retuns, have 10 volts coming out of fuse box, replace fuse box and module the problem went aw...
|2001 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1B7GL22X21
Thanks in advance for any help. I have a Dakota that had a valve problem on #4. Redid the heads, after it was back together had running for a while but has a hard time startingwhen cold. It won't idle when cold. If you hold the gas on a bit it will be OK after...
Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
|1997 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L No Start VIN: 1C4GP64L3V
Thanks for all the input on this one. The after market cam sensor was the culprit. Once I replaced it, I stopped considering it. It wasn't until I had run out of things to check that I went back to the basics and started over. I replaced it with an oe sensor a...
|2000 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.2L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2C3HD36J5Y
thanks alot to all you guys for your help well it was what i figured was,i just wanted a second opinion because of the price of the converter. bank 2 converter was almost entirely hollow. i also replaced the upstream o2 sensor because i was a little lazy to re...
|2000 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L Hood VIN: 1C4GP44GXY
Thanks for all the great ideas. We were able to acess the cable trough the drivers side after removing the wiper arm cover. We cut the cable there to no avail. It was not moving. Took off the rear hinge bolt on both sides and was able to get to the front bolt ...
|2002 Chrysler Sebring LXi 3.0L battery/brake warning lamp VIN: 4C3AG52H02
This vehicle has been sitting in the shop for over a month, I have rechecked all engine and body grounds. I have tested all 4 wires under a load from the alternator to both the PCM and the cluster. I have replaced the printed circuit board for the cluster, it ...
|1999 Dodge Stratus 2.4L Unknown VIN: 1B3EJ46X1X
Thanks to all that replied -this was bizarre ! We did change the hub bearing at the Lf corner and the noise was still there ! So, we ate the strut- the noise was still there. All of the tips you folks offered were already performed earlier, so the bearing was ...
|2001 Dodge Dakota 3.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: IB7GL22XX2
Thanks to all the responses. It ended up being a bad pcm just as most of you thought. I really appreciate all the advice. Trouble codes: P0204.
|1996 Jeep Cherokee Classic 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, backfires VIN: 1J4FJ68S1T
Thanks to all who took their time to answer this inquiry. The fix for this vehicle was a new front oxygen sensor (back one was OK). Apparently the engine would come out of open loop and go excessively lean, causing an the backfiring, surging condition, but onl...
|1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1J4GZ58Y3V
Thank you to all who replied to my request for assistance. Two replies suggested an AIS motor problem, one PCM, one TCM and one reply suggested that the transmission was not providing engine braking on deceleration. A closer look at the recordings I had saved ...
|2002 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L dome light VIN: 1J86L58K72
Sorry it took me a couple of weeks to reply with a fix, I wanted to be sure what I did fixed it. While testing I dissconnected the directional switch then plugged it back in, since then it has not happened. It has been 2 weeks and the customer said it has been...