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1996 Dodge Dakota 3.9L 4x4 VIN: 1B7GG23X7T
We have a 1996 Dodge Dakota 4x4. When in four wheel drive over about 35 mph we get a vibration, the vibration gets worse under a load, but four wheel works well. When you try to take it out it does not immediately come out. Some times it takes a mile or two an...
1996 Dodge Caravan 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 2B4FP2538T
This van surges bad at idle & runs very rich when surging is occuring. Vacuum is 19.5, but drops to 15 when surging occurs. Timing advance on scanner jumps to over 100 degrees advance @ times, then surging right after(advance is bouncing all over) - Cam & cran...
2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B7HB11X7Y
hi i have a 2000 dodge ram b1500 van in our shop.ithas a cylinder #3 misfire.only #3.i put in a new plug,wire,cap,rotor,and fuel injector.still no change.we did a compression test on that bank.all around the same compression. 120 to 150.someone told me it may ...
1994 Jeep Cherokee Country 4.0L No Start VIN: 1J4FJ78S4R
Vehicle running normal, stopped at store for 15 min, would not start. No Spark is at spark plugs..What is likely to be broken here...coil?, Computer?, Crank Sensor? Fuel rail has some pressure when cranking, the fuel pump was replaced 18 months ago, with Fed....

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1997 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1C4GP54RIV
crankshaft sensor was the problem,bit my ass because why did the cam sensor fail too??it came in running and after repair would not start.a cam sensor got it to start,and then the cutting out problem crank sensor. oh well I learned something i guess???
2000 Chrysler Neon 2.0L No Start, no crank VIN: 1C3ES46C3Y
-Soldered new sections of wiring at the afflicted places (got good used electrical connectors for the Crank sensor and the Alternator). -Installed new Crankshaft Sensor -Checked the PCM for proper Power Supplies at Pins #20 and #46. Tested Good -Checked ...
1991 Dodge W250 5.9L Steering box VIN: 1B7KM2685M
Well folks, the power steering works now. I'm not sure what fixed it though. Here's what I did; I put my ps pressure guage on it to see if the pump was putting out any pressure. After sitting in the warm shop all night it had no pressure on initial startup. T...
1997 Dodge Stratus 2.0L Transmission VIN: 1B3EJ46XXV
Thanks for everyone's help, I dropped the pan, and I was not pretty, smelt worse then burned diff fliud. Anyways after cleaning it out, and replacing the filter it drove for about 10 minutes, then went into neutral again... So I have decide its rebuild time, a...
2002 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2B3HD56M12
Thanks to Berry and Thomas. I jumped the gun on this one. The Letter's at the end of the update where different (ad to ae).Idle is a lot better and no more high voltage code for Upstream sensors. Before reprogram, at cold start up would Have check engine light... Trouble codes: P0132 (Bank 1/1 High voltage), P0152 (Bank 2/1 High voltage).
1996 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.3L no spark VIN: 2P4GP44R6T
sorry to say this,i was away from montreal,but i fix this car the problem was the timing chain jump,and that why i did have spark ,i aligment well i changed timing chain.i think both sensor cam and cranshaf working toghether to make spark.thanks to all af y...
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