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1995 Chrysler LHS 3.5L Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 2C3HC56F4S
Today's gremlin infestation is in a car that belongs to me. A little history first. This car has had an anomoly as long as I've owned it. On very cold days it will not start easily. The trick I use is to unplug the coolant temp sensor, fire it up then plug th...
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1995 Chrysler Cirrus LX 2.5L No Start VIN: IC3EJ56H3S
The car was towed in after stalling. When you turn the engine over you get fuel pump pressure but no spark or injectors. I have tried a known good distributor, that did not help.
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1996 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, start stall VIN: 3BR6D54F6T
hey all; i don't know much about diesels, just the basics, but i got this 96 turbo diesel that has a hard time starting cold, long crank, start, stall. tranfer pump pressure( at fitting going into high pressure pump) was 10-20 psi and dropped to 0 seconds aft...
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1996 Dodge Neon High Line 2.0L ignition circuit VIN: 3B3ES47C2T
hi! there s almost 11 volts between negative post and negative batt. terminal. the system affected is the ignition.Even when the plug is disconnected at the switch,even when i bypass the wire. there s continuity between ignition switch and power dist. center ...
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2000 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 8.0L Unknown VIN: 1B7MC33W1Y
We did front and rear brakes on this truck a few months ago and today it came back with ABS and red brake lamps on. ABS module had stored both memory and active code 78. Modis description for this code is Foundation Brake. So far we have not found any good dia...
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2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L steering box VIN: 3B7KF26791
vehicle steers ok going down road when you stop, turn steering to the left, the last full turn gets real tight almost cannot turn it. when you jack up either side of the truck it steers fine, when vehicle is not running and both sides jacked up it steers from ...
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2001 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1B7GL22X11
Hello all members - I need your help bad. I have a 3.9 that idles & runs rough when it feels like it! Customer complaint was misfire when hot. When 1st checked vehcile scanner showed mutliple misfires on all cylinders, found cap and coil wire corroded. Replace...
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2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck SLT 5.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3D7LS38C75
good morning dodge techs- have this r3500 diesel with p0021 (ambient air temp sensor performance) code present-no info from modis or shop key (mitchell) pulled truck into bay and pulled codes- iat sensor reads 50 degrees-aat reads 48 degrees,(shop temp right n... Trouble codes: P0021
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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT 3.8L pinging VIN: 2D4GP44L85
ok guys and gals i know there a update for computer program for the 3.3l with the same problems i have on this one. this is my personal van.(reference number 18-026-06) I do use 87 octane and shell gas most of the time dont use non name brand gas.dosnt make an...
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2006 Dodge Charger 2.7L Dash and tail/park lamps VIN: 2B3KA43R46
This my personal vehicle. My data base does have some info on the 2006 models but it is very patchy and does not cover much. What I have is a vehicle that, all of a sudden, would not turn off the dash or park/tail lamps after turning off the headlamps. Also, w...
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1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.2L Convertor, Overdrive light VIN: 1J4G288Y6P
This Jeep was towed into the shop 3 weeks ago. Would not drive. We sent it to the local transmission shop, where they replaced the torque convertor. Customer took Jeep. Jeep was then towed back into shop a week later. We sent it back down to transmission shop,...
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2003 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L flooding VIN: 1J4GL58K43
excessive flooding
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1993 Plymouth Colt Vista 2.4L No Start VIN: JP3CC50G3P
Hello all,I am having a tough time with this one.It was towed in as a no start/died on the road.Customer recently purchased car a month ago.Has spark and pluse,car will start and run if you feed 12v to the fuel pump check wire.Ecm is not grounding fuel pump re...
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2002 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3HE66G02
I would like to thank the three of you that gave me some insite to this 300m. Thomas you nailed it on the head i had a bad MAP sensor, finally got the vehicle to start and run this morning and wiggled the wire again and it cut out and would not restart, instal... Trouble codes: P0108 (map/baro circuit high imput).
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1996 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L communications VIN: 2B3GD56F5T
Owner chose not to continue diagnostics. One thing to note, that I did not realize going into this project. The CCD BUS data lines are both referenced to ground, not to each other. Would have been interesting to find what was causing this one.
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1998 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Surge, Stall VIN: 1B7KC236XW
Thanks to all who replied, tried to duplicate the problem but could not make it happen or get code to set, terminals seem fine at the TPS and I could not make the code set by wiggling the connector. Customer did not want to do anything yet but I suspect the TP... Trouble codes: P0121.
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2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.8L Lighting VIN: 1B4GP44RXY
IT WAS THE HEAD LIGHT SWITCH TOOK ONE FROM ANOTHER VEHICLE AND TRYED AND IT CORRECTED THE FLASHING PROBLEM
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2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Van 5.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B6LB31ZX1
Thanks for all your replies. I would NEVER have been able to fix this without your help. Matthew was right on with the problem relating to the speed control. This van did not come with s/c, however the PCM doesnt seem to know the difference. According to the l... Trouble codes: P0123 (TPS voltage too high), P0121 (TPS does not agree with MAP).
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2002 Dodge Caravan Sport 3.3L Electronic VIN: 1B4GP25R32
Thank you everyone for your help! The problem was the TCM! Special thanks to Mark Lemay @ AutoAid !!
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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L Lifters VIN: 1B7HA16N12
Thanks for the help everyone, I did a cylinder leakage test and found about 40% leakage right into the crankcase, couldn't really see much with the bore scope so I pulled the head and sure enough the piston had a meltdown. Not yet sure what caused it, but new...
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2006 Dodge Magnum SE 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2DF4V47T76
CAR IS FIXED. MY LEAD TECH REMOVED VALVE COVERS & ROLLED ENGINE OVER TO CHECK TIMING MARKS ON CAM GEARS PER MOD-MARKEDS LINED UP. REMOVED FRONT COVER TO ACCESS CRANK GEAR-0FF 1 TOOTH. CHAIN APPEARED TO BE A LITTLE LOOSE. REMOVED TENSIONER FOR INSPECTION. REPLA... Trouble codes: P0016 (cam/crank error).
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1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4G258S1W
i found the transmission relay missing completely.installed relay and prob was cured. Trouble codes: P0743.
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2001 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Cuts out VIN: 1J4FT48501
This one took some time but we isolated the problem. It turned out to be an internally shorted fuel injector. Seems it would drop out only at certain times. Not really sure why but that is what was happening. When we found the original P0214 code indicating th... Trouble codes: P0204 (Injector circuit fauit cyl. 4), P0340 (cam position sensor circuit fault).
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2002 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L engine VIN: 1J4GW68N83
Well Al [...] from Victoria B.C. nailed it. cannot get oil pan off in vehicle so we removed engine and took off oil pan ,filled with water ,pressure tested and sure enough there was a crack in the block just below the problem cylinder... Found a low km used...
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1997 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.8L All Gauges VIN: 2P4GP44R6V
Thanks to all that I did not Personaly thank. I guess it is fixed. Almost two weeks now and still doing OK. Iwas told that it could be solder joints on circuit board, Bad pos. bat.cable. Ground under bat. box, corrosion in harness under bat. I took bat. out, c...
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1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2P4GP2434W
THIS VEHICLE FIX BY REMOVE THE WIRE HARNESS UNDER BATTERY. CLEAN AND RECONNECTED IT. IT TAKE CARE CHECK ENGINE LIGTH.THANKS FOR THE INFORMATION . Trouble codes: P0138 (02 b1s2 shorted to voltage).
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