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2001 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.7L engine VIN: 1C3EL55U11
Hello all, This is my second sebring 2.7 in the past three monthes. I have learned my lesson and will stay away from these engines in the furture. This one is tough, I sold it to the customer 2 months ago, nice clean good running car. Came back twice, once for...
2002 Chrysler Sebring LXi 3.0L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4C3AG52H02
Thanks for your time,third shop to get this car,and its still not fixed.Problem is engine misfires under a load,it idles good and has plenty of power at higher rpms()2500).If you ease into the throttle it will pick-up and run fine,but with a quick snap it bogs... Trouble codes: P0300
1996 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Hesitation, Cuts out, shutters(misfire?) VIN: 3B7NC33C4T
This vehicle was a no start. After replacing the transfer pump and bled fuel system, the vehicle started. Then the customer told me that this Truck had a problem with the engine cutting out under hard acceleration and has white smoke coming out the exhaust. My...
2000 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Hesitation, will not accelerate past Idle VIN: 1B7KF23621
Hello, I have a Ram truck that wont accelerate when cold. The enigne will idle fine and starts fine. then when starting to accel the truck will stay just above Idle. This happens when the code P0216 sets. After warming up a bit the truck is fine and no more co... Trouble codes: P0216 (Injection Pump Timing Error)
2000 Dodge Stratus SE 2.4L drive axle VIN: 1B3EJ46X0Y
After doing all this front end work I recommended that the customer has the alignment adjusted so the tires will wear even.The vehicle drives straight and there is no drifting but the tires were showing uneven wear before work was done.All the ball joints had ...
2002 Dodge Ram 2500 Van 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 2B7JB21Z42
this problem only happens when cold--- when i first duplicated the problem van ran rough(missing) and would not idle unless given acceleration. propane enrichment(no change). fuel pressure and quality good. no codes. after sitting an hour then the vehicle star...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 5.9L coolingsystem VIN: 1D7HU18Z12
Truck came in for overheating problem when going up hill or towing,pulled thermostat and checked ok,replaced with new one anyway.Block tested cooling system,negative.Checked radiator flow,looked to be flowing slow so drained coolant and ran air trough radiator...
2004 Dodge Durango SLT 5.7L Starter, PCM, TCM, Power Windows VIN: 1D4HB48D84
Please Help. I'm about to light a match under this thing & let the insurance figgure things out. I have this 2004 Durango 4x4 5.7L Hemi. Customer got up this morning, rolled down his window, tried to start the vehicle & it would not start. Now I have this P...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L cyl 7and8 VIN: 1J4G248N5Y
this car came from a used car lot they got it at auction then they took it to hoover jeep to have it diagnosed . hoover jeep told them all 8 injectors need to be replaced we got car here and found 7 and 8 cylinders were missing . we checked compression and tes...

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2001 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L timing VIN: 2C3HP46R11
Thanks for all the input. here is what we found... We tore it down, again, and found it jumped time at the crank gear. We ordered the updated timing gears and guides, and had to swap out the waterpump in order to do this chain. We also cranked the engine, a...
1988 Dodge Aries LE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1B3BD49DXJ
Thanks for the replies guys. I suspected the wiring problem and upon deeper inspection I found that the insulation had fallen off and was allowing the shorting of the idle air control. The insulation was broken along the loom that lays at the back of the valve...
2005 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L speedo inop VIN: 1J4GK48K25
thanks to all who took time to help! the problem ended up being the cluster..during the actuator test all gauges should sweep all the way at 1/4 intervals. this one did not. all speed sensors were func. ok. the customer ended up telling me that her brother was...
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