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2000 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.5L No Start VIN: 3C3ELSSHOY
This car lost power again and will not start. Came on a hook. Found timing belt loose and tensioner not working. Freed up tensioner and checked belt timing all marks are correct. Car has red spark at plugs (battery is weak and we are using a jumper pack) and ...
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Misfire VIN: 1B7HF16Z5W
Greetings! Vehicle has a pronounced misfire feel at idle and lower rpm's. Not as noticable as rpm's increase. The problem is that the misfire counter shows zero on all cylinders and no check engine light on. I plan to do a compression check on it later, but wo...
2000 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Rear brakes VIN: 1B7GL22X7Y
This Dakota came in the shop for the rear brakes not braking on ice or snow. The front will lock up and you can stand on the pedal and the rear will continue to spin. We bypassed the abs motor for the rear brakes and still the same. We replaced the proportioni...
2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck SLT 5.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3D7MS48C75
codes are set and truck appears to go into limp mode while pulling a 5th wheel over steep passes. cannot get truck to act up in the valley. replaced map sensor between trips and problem happened again. i am not much of a diesel tech and have no idea were to st... Trouble codes: P0237 (map/boost sensor), P0069 (boost key)
2001 Jeep Wrangler SE 2.5L lock up VIN: 1J4FA29P11
we rebuilt the trans with a rem converter and a new lockup switch from dodge. air pressure check ok. installed a new radiator, flushed out lines with flush kit. cleaned out valve body and adjusted it to specs. went and drove it and when you hit passing gear it...
1997 Plymouth Voyager 3.0L Mechanical VIN: 2P4FP2532V
when it rains the splashing of water throws the surpenteen belt off the power steering pump and altenator, thanks for any help this thing has drove me nuts.

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2000 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.2L cooling system VIN: 2C3HD36J1Y
well the short end of the story is that the customer is a real piece of work cause there trying to get everything for nothing go figure!! lol well i flushed coolant syst 2 times and it seems to be fine i couldnt get it to overheat even after running 4-5 hours...
2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Dream 2.4L Lower control arm VIN: 3C8FY68B92
Thanks for the help. Of the 8 replies 6 cut a hole in the sub frame for access and Clyde and Derrick went in through the floor. I chose the floor route. Remove the sill plates and kick panels. Pull back the carpet and the sound deadener (I had to cut it on the...
1992 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L chassis VIN: 1B4GH44R1N
We replaced the bottom engine/trans mount as it was torn. We also replaced the remanufactured axles with new units. the problem was gone when the vehicle was test driven. We also did the test with the van on the ground that we took off the axle nuts and saw ho...
1997 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Mechanical VIN: 1B7KF2672V
you guys were right the new cranks sensor fixed the problem. almost everyone that replyed said to replece the ckp sensor. I would suggest to anyone with similar problems to look at the crank sensor because the old saying they either work or they dont is not al...
2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.7L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4D7KU28013
Hey thanks a ton for all of the help. You guys are awesome. Two of you guys were exactly on track. What i found was this. I smoked the intake system and found a bunch of pin hole leaks in the intake runner going to #6 cylinder. It looked as if it was melt... Trouble codes: P2106, P2108 (ETC module performance).
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