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1999 Chrysler Sebring JX 2.5L Surge VIN: 3C3EL45HXX
start engine,immediate rpm increase.cannot allow to continue to run or will over rev.throttle plate remains closed.checked tps(good),iac(good)no visable vacuum leaks.new intake gaskets.all connections look good.acts like huge vacuum leak.any ideas?thanks for y...
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2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L lack of power
i am having a lack of power issue with this dodge. Once in a while, it will spin the tires from a stop, but usually won't even at full throttle. I get an intermittent hesitation/stumble on initial accel every few days, also. When i let the vehicle idle for abo...
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2003 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B3HD46R83
Vehicle was was in for a check engine light. Hook up scan tool. Only had ONE trouble code. P1604 - PCM internal dual-port RAM read/write integrity failure. We purchased a PCM from the dealership (part no. [...]). Installed the PCM and had the Dodge dealer... Trouble codes: P1604 (PCM internal dual-port RAM read/write integrity failure.), P1776 (Solenoid switch valve stuck in LR), P0841 (LR pressure switch sense circuit), P0731 (Gear ratio error in first), P1790 (Fault immediately after a shift)
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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L timing chain VIN: 1J4G848NXY
Fellow Techs, We have this Jeep that we are doing a Head Gasket repair on and was wondering if timing chain/tensioner replacement was something that you would normally replace during this repair.We mainly work on Euro cars so we dont see alot of this brand of...
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2002 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L speedometer VIN: 1J4GL58K62
Jeep came in for no headlights, rear wipers, blinkers, speedometer etc.. I replaced the BCM. all functions came back except Speedometer. I checked for wires chafing near e-brake cable--checked good. went through Vehicle speed sensor failure test in body book a...
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2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L a/c compressor clutch VIN: 1J8GW58SX2
p0645 code alldata dose not show that code for 2002 useing 2001 flow charts ! tested with snap on scanner was able to operate clutch ! seems i am loseing signal in from ecm to trigger relay to power clutch ! any of you chrysler techs could shed a bit of light ...
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2001 Chrysler Sebring LXi 3.0L signals VIN: 4C3AG52H51
The column ecu was the fault on this vehicle. 2 techs in the shop suspected this as the failure but actual pin-out tests to verify this were not found, either through iatn or identifix. Thankyou Ken for sighting that you had seen a similar if not the same situ...
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2002 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) EL 3.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2C4GP34322
Thanks to all for your input.Special at-a-boy to Arthur from Cali. and Alex from Guam for leading me in the right direction. After checking wiring,PCM,fuel pressure,and almost every sensor to no avail---I went back to basics and pulled my upstream O2 sensor an...
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1994 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L converter lock up VIN: 1B7KC3RS69
Cleaned battery cables.Turns out Tps was the problem After test drive with modis hook up to tps lab scoop mode it was fast enough to catch the glitch replaced tps tcc is good. Good Work guys you fixed another one many thanks.
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1997 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3EJ56H4V
Found valve on rear bank bent. Replaced valves. Injector #3 was very restricted. Replaced fuel injector. Engine runs good. Thanks for all the replies. Trouble codes: P0300 (Random/multiple misfire detected.), P0171 (System too lean bank 1).
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2000 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B4GP44R7Y
Thank you every one that has given me great input. I found the vacuum line off the throttle body going down to the leak detection pump burnt. Location was upwards towards the bottom of the throttle body and it was the plastic part of the vacuum tube that was b... Trouble codes: P1494 (Leak Detection pump pressure switch).
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2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L Surge, Stall VIN: 2B3HD46R52
THANKS TO ALL THAT OFFERED HELP. THIS WAS A 1999 ENGINE AND THE TONE WHEEL WAS DIFFERENT THAN THE 2002. CHANGED IT AND IT RUNS GREAT !! THANKS TO ALL BOB Trouble codes: P0344.
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1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.2L Pings VIN: 1J4GZ78Y5R
We finally got the customer to tell us that the pinging has stopped. Even during hot weather. What fixed it was 3 attempts to de-carbon and one in-tank fuel injection cleaner. Thanks to all who read my post and gave good responses.
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2001 Plymouth Neon High Line 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1P3ES46C21
I took Barry's from VA advice and checked with my local dealer. He was right still under the warranty. Thanks Barry. While I was at Dodge I questioned them on SKIM and Re-Programs. The DRB III is the way to go. Us guys here in aftermarket land will have a toug... Trouble codes: P0601 (Internal Controller Failure.).
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