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2001 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.7L No Start VIN: 1C3EL55UX1
This vehicle will not start unless the cam sensor is disconnected & it will run fine in limp-in mode.Replace timing chain & tensioner w/ oem & rechecked cam timing several times & pre-set tensioner before trying to start.Cam & crank sensor patterns look good b...
2004 Chrysler 300M 3.5L suction hose VIN: 2C3AE66G34
This post is probably for Mopar dealer techs. I have this 300M here that we ordered a low side suction hose for from the dealer. The new one has the same p/n as the old one, looks identical except for the slotted bar that holds it to the expansion valve. Calle...
2004 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.4L air pump VIN: 1C3EL46J24
I have a Sebring that The AIR pump will stay on for about 10-15 Min after car is shut off and key is out then it will shut off and one time it shut off with car and then came back on for 10-15 min is this normal? or is there something rong and what could it be...
1989 Dodge W250 5.9L driveline VIN: 1B7KM2683K
This a nice older dodge truck 4x4,low mileage and not had a rough life. The problem is the truck drives fine, until you hit a bump and then a bad vibration occurs. the vibration feels like it is in the floor board, and will not quit until you come to a complet...
1993 Dodge D250 5.9L 3-4 shift VIN: 3B7KE23C5P
this thing stacks 4th right after 3rd. The other shop had the tv adjusted so it was in 3rd at 20mph.when i spread the shifts out a bit thats when i noticed that it was stacking 4th.This is a none lockup trans.Also there is no kickdown.I,m not sure if the other...
1994 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L No Start VIN: 1B4GH54R7R
the story goes as follows.came in as a cranks only.other people have already inspected vehilce and did a terrible job.vehcile has spark but no injector pluse.fuel psi at 40psi.spark was inconsisted.found cam sensor bolt loose and sensor not pushed all the way ...
1996 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 8.0L radiator hoses VIN: 1B7KF23W0T
this truck came in for overheating,temp guage goes 3/4 hot.customer stated the upper radiator hose exploded ,damaging the hood. he replaced the hose,the next day the lower hose exploded into three pieces. he then decided to have us look at this problem. We fou...
1997 Dodge Intrepid 3.3L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2C3HH46T4V
After warm up car will stumble or stall, strictly after warm up. Originally flipped P1345 cam/crank correlation. Since only P0340 Cam postion sensor. Replaced with aftermarket then was put on to OE parts only. Re/Re with Mopar cam sensor, runs way better but i... Trouble codes: P0340, P1345
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L lifter noise VIN: 1B7HT73Y5X
this car is killing me i need some help on this one , if any body has seen this kind of problem .there is lifter nois on left front of the engine . i have replace all lifters and the noise still there. oil pressure ok. i have disconect the injectors, firs and ...
2001 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L Cluster VIN: 1B3ES46C61
Customer says the was something burning behind the cluster. Removed the cluster and found it burnt. Replaced the cluster with a used one from a salvage yard per customer's request. Everything works great except there is a FUSE message that comes up where the o...
1997 Jeep Cherokee Country 4.0L engine VIN: IJ4FJ2857V
Hello to all, I need to validate our idea: After changing the hidraulic lifters ( using a known make) oil presure drops below 10 psi after engine reaches operating temperature. Lifters were replaced after one got blocked and damaged push rod and valve actuator...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Coolant Fan Relay VIN: 1J4GW48S4Y
My Mitchell On Demand is not helping me locate the coolant fan relay-(Radiator fan relay is located behind right bumper fascia) I cannot locate the relay, any help THANK'S Andy..
1995 Plymouth Neon High Line 2.0L No Start VIN: 1P3ES47C5S
customer drug this neon in no start.he had done his own valve job and has'nt run since.i thought this would be an easy fix-oh but no.has 170 psi compression straight through.i ck'd timing marks=lined up perfect.also has good spark all cyl's.pulled plugs found ...

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1999 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Interior VIN: 2C3HE66G3X
After dissconecting all four door switches and the harness that runs to the rear of the car we replaced the BCM. Thanks for the input but I got some conflicting information from Chrysler on this one. One Chrysler tech told me I could put a used BCM in and it w...
2001 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C8GP64L51
Vehicle fixed. Previous visual checks of engine wiring harness for pinches / rub-thru's / burn thru's revealed nothing. We decided to check injector resistance thru engine loom by ohming @ the PCM. Injectors #1 and #5 showed only 6 ohms, all others 12.3. We s... Trouble codes: P0300 (Misfires random/multiple), P0301 (1 cyl misfire), P0305 (5 cyl misfire), P0172 (System rich Bank1).
1999 Dodge Stratus 2.4L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3EJ46X2X
previously we did changed the map sensor according to the code witch we received from the scanner test po 171 but still the car was missing then we replaced the egr valve solenoid then the problem got cured Trouble codes: P0171.
2000 Dodge Durango 4.7L idle surges 500-1500 VIN: 1B4H528N2Y
Many thanks to all who replied. We took the advice of all who described tapping on the TPS, the idle jumped all over the place, replaced the TPS, problem gone! This is the best tool that our industry has! The customer is happy!
2002 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L brake system VIN: 2B4GP44R92
After taking all the wheels off, went around and tried to turn them by hand and the passenger rear wheel cylinder was ceased. put on new wheel cylinders on both sides, bled the brake system because the fluid was discolored and very very hot in the reservoir ...
1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1J4GZ58S6R
thanks for your help. every body concluded aftermarkets catalyst have been the real problem. we rechecked fuel control on the dyno, all checked normal. some of the replies ran our emissions values in the lambda calculator showing that the fuel mixture is right...
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