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2005 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L engine VIN: 2C4GP44R65
this van has a rattleing noise that sounds like a bad idler or tensioner. i can remove the belt and the noise is still there. could it be a lifter or cam bearing? i really don't want to tear into this engine if at all possible. thanks john
1998 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L No Start VIN: 2B4GP44R1W
Need some help with this dodge! Customer states that the cooling fans would stay on all the time,she took it to another shop and they told her they put in an engine control module and it fried. They installed the old ECM and she has the van towed to us. I get ...
2000 Dodge Durango 5.2L Torque Convertor VIN: 1B4HR28Y1Y
The t/conv, will shudder mainly in 3rd gear(with o/d off) after the conv. engages, and then accelerate moderatly from 35 thru to 55 mph worse when going up hill. I have been trying to figure this one out for 3 weeks now. I thought it was the front clutch causi...
2002 Dodge Stratus SE 2.7L MIL Lamp on, po456 VIN: 1B3EL46R62
Getting code po456 small evap leak [ checked with friend at dealer --- he asked how many cars we want with this code it seems to be a problem they do not have a fix for it Trouble codes: P0456
2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L Surge, Stall VIN: 2B3HD46R52
this car came from another shop,which installed a used engine. when we got it the check engine light was on and the rev-limiter kicked in at 2400 rpm's even when driving scoped the cam and crank sensors...ok it stalls or is hard to start then it rums fine ti... Trouble codes: P0344
2003 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L brakes? VIN: 2B3HD46R32
car came in about 3 weeks ago with vibration when hot..test drove 35 miles and felt vibes,car hard to accel.limped back to shop and found both front calipers locked up.. replaced cal/rotors/pads/hoses drove for 3 days(100 miles),no came in yester...
2005 Dodge Neon SE 2.0L guages VIN: 1B3ES26C25
Members, thanks for any help in advance! Our customers complaint was having the fuel and temp gauges go to max while at the same time the speedometer would drop to zero. condition would duplicate only if vehicle had sat for more than thirty minutes. Once start...
1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L ride control VIN: 1J4GZ58S3P
has a very violent shake worse at high speed, or when you hit a light bump in the road or overpass. i have installed new track bar and control arm bushings. ball joints and tie rod ends are tight. no loose fornt end parts. in the past new bushings and tack bar...
1990 Plymouth Acclaim 3.0L 3-4 abort VIN: 3P3XA4634M
unit had broken od snap ring. overhauled unit. no 4th gear. tries to shift 3 times and aborts.code 46 4th gear abort. removed and checked trans and no obvious problems found. checked input and output sensors reading fine. cv lr-58, 2-4 54,od 81,ud 44.not sure ...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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1999 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.2L evaporator VIN: 2C3HD46J7X
Found the last nut behind the expansion valve, removed valve and its right there. thanks for the bail out!
2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited 2.4L front power windows VIN: 3A4FY58B07
thanks for the help. I was thrown off by the car being fairly new. After looking at the wiring diagram I noticed that both front windows share a module intergrated into the master power switch. Replace the switch all windows work fine
1998 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Surge VIN: 1B7MC3369W
Most of the replies said to replace it based on the code p-0606 and they were right on as for the replies to the update 3 said it could be replaced with used as long as vehicle was equiped the same and they were right and it didnt require any programing as it ... Trouble codes: P0606, P1698.
1999 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B6MF3654X
Thanks for all the replies. This was quite interesting some of you suggested a shorted clock spring. I disconnected the clock spring and the problem was still there. Some also suggested that there has to be a stray voltage. I rechecked all inputs to the comput... Trouble codes: P0123 (tps voltage stuck high).
2003 Dodge Dakota Sport 4.7L check gauge light on VIN: 1D7HG38N13
after checking all sensor relating to gauge operation i disconected the battery for 20 mins and reconected it and the "CHECK GAUGES " light is no longer lit, ran truck for a hour and road tested and no light. cust did say regarding the mouse problem that it ha...
2006 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck SLT 5.9L Evaporator VIN: 3D7ML48C36
Refiferant was at the proper level, so I flushed the system and replaced the liquid line again. So far so good I will wait and see. Have a great weekend.
1995 Eagle Vision ESi 3.5L High Idle
Thanks for all the the replies, but only one got it right. The problem turned out to be an overadvanced timing on one cam from a slipped belt. Customer did not want to pay for repair, but I did get my diagnostic time from him. The can was the opposite cam fr...
1992 Jeep Wrangler 4.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2J4FY29SXN
hello, i thought i had put in that it had no egr and non adjustable timing im sorry, anyway had great replies as always, walked away from this thing for a little while, and when i came back to it and was looking at it i noticed the 02 sensor was located in the...
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