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|2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C8FY7G83T
Inspect for running rough and stalling. Diagnose cylinders #1 and#4 not firing. Ground control to coil assembly not functioning. Open circuit "k19" . Ground control pin out at PCM is functioning correctly. Had trouble finding the open in the coil ground contro... Trouble codes: P0351, P0300
|1999 Dodge Dakota SLT 5.2L Unknown VIN: 1B7GG22Y7X
This truck came in to my shop with a no start issue. They complain that after about 3-4 days, the battery is dead. This was verified, and this is a roofing company that brings their trucks to us all the time. They are very up front about the issues. Testing th...
|1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L No Start VIN: 1B7KF236XX
Lift pump will intermittently run after "bumping" the engine over a few revolutions. Has RPM reading. Has CAM reference. Has fuel to the pump, but no injection. Will run on small ether bursts, but dies immediately after. Vehicle came in with a no start condit... Trouble codes: P1693 (Companion DTC was set in both the ECM and PCM)
|2002 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L surge VIN: 1B8GP45352
ok the van some times it will surge and down shift and bring rpm to 4000 you let up on gas petal and up shifts fine you step on gas petal rpm up to 3500 to 4000 and no power when the car came to the shop no problem i drove van for 25 mil.this has hapened 3 to ...
|2005 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L pcvvalve VIN: 2046P24R38
any suggestions on how to get these pcv valve out without damaging the valve cover housing...informed the customer that the valve cover may have to be removed to do this. have tried lubricants and let it set for 30 min in hopes of releasing it from its grommet...
Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
|2003 Dodge Neon SE 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3ES26C63
thanks for all the info guys. the short version of the story : boss got into a pissing contest with the customer. customer took car to dealership. dealership said bad connection on new harness. that didnt jive with me. i still had the code 16 before i changed ... Trouble codes: P0340, P0016.
|2004 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L No Start VIN: 2B3HD46R34
I never did confirm gas smell w/car parked. After inspecting fuel lines along underbody and all fittings, connectors and injectors I replaced faulty fuel pump. After washing the fuel contaminated engine compartment from previous testing and a test drive I r...
|1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L cranking VIN: 1J4GZ58S5R
Most stated distributor, I did check and could see where reluctor ring had been rubbing pick-up. After starter replacement again. Started vehicle 20 times with no glitches. Advised customer had choice to replace distributor or get rid of vehicle no more starte...
|2004 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L hard start VIN: 1J4F449S34
this was a case of incomplete customer information, but a good case for preserverence because we were able to find the bad starter thanks for all the advice and help