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2000 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L nothing VIN: 1C4GP54L3Y
The check engine is on and the code is P0700 transmission control malfunction but the transmission is perfect runs great, what can i do to erase the information or fix the problem, because I erase the code and the next day the ligth is on again. Thanks
2001 Chrysler Town & Country LX 3.8L No Start VIN: 2G8GP64LO1
thanks in advance for any help. customer complaint -- just bought vehl from friend no history of problems . drove about 50 miles sat every time came to stop dies. restart and drive with foot on brake & gas to keep running . test drove from cold no problem foun...
2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Dream 2.4L No Start VIN: 3C8FY68B12
Cruiser was brought in after overheat. Head warped and replaced with salvage. After starting and running for some minutes normally in the shop, I blipped the throttle and it immediately died. Yanked a plug wire and found spark so went looking elsewhere. Fuel p...
2000 Dodge Caravan 3.3L steering column VIN: 2B4GP25R5Y
Hello everyone,I need some help on this one.This is the second time this van has been here for the same problem.Customer said the steering wheel locked up while driving the van,I scanned for any codes none found,i also drove van home(about 25 miles)and no prob...
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L No Start VIN: 2B3HD4CR2Y
car just died and would not restart. i checked spark(has spark) the fuel pump and relay are operating. this car is in a parking lot away from my shop. so i did not take off the plenum yet to check pressure or pulse. can the crank or cam sensors be bad and stil... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0302
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L theft VIN: 2B3HD46RXY
Customer came in with a bad timing chain noise from a quick lube shop, I researched this problem quite a bit, and was fairly confident in the repair, we confirmed good oil pressure, before the repair, and replaced the timing chain, sprockets,water pump, and gu...
2001 Dodge Stratus SE 2.4L power steering resovoir VIN: 1B3EJ46XX1
did timing belt replacement. r & r all related parts including p/s resorvoir .connected large hose to pump but there is also a smaller nipple on tank that i cannot find the hose to put back on it.since it was a week between reassembly is it possible this was c...
2002 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L Air bag VIN: 1B4GP25342
I cked all circuits to see any different. I cked different on passangers side.None were seen compared to other side.I only have the Geny for diag.
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1J4GZ58S8V
i took in ths car on friday. i spent most of the day knocking the codes out one by one.o2 sensor was unpluged(reconnected o2b1s2)that took care of p0138 code. replaced ignitinon coil took care of p0351.replaced crank sensor and distributor witch toook care of ... Trouble codes: P0201, P0108, P0320, P0351, P0138, P1391
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Surge, Misfire, sputters VIN: 1J4GW48S34
We have a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee with a very intermittent running issue (happens every 10 to 50 miles of driving). On partial throttle acceleration, the vehicle will sputter and surge. This lasts anywhere from 10 seconds to several minutes. There was a code ... Trouble codes: P0122 (TPS voltage low)

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1996 Chrysler Sebring JX 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 3C3EL45X6T
Sorry for the extreme delay, customer took vehicle and didn't return for almost a month. We did however get this one fixed thanks to some great suggestions from IATN. The IAC motor did take care of the idling problem, but not the slight misfire at idle. The...
2003 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L front end VIN: 2C8GP64L03
hi, i had replaced the sway bar links earlier, so got vehicle back in and checked the bushings, found some play there and replaced them with factory bushings and noise is cured. thanks for all the help.
2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L control panel display VIN: 2C4GM68474
Thanks for the answers. New a/c unit was ordered from USA (Pacifica is not sold by Chrysler in Brazil. Car is independent imported)
2004 Chrysler Sebring 2.7L Sunroof VIN: 1C3EL46R14
All powers and grounds were fine. It turned out that the cheesy plastic gears in the motor were skipping occasionally, so it would mess up the limit switches. Took the motor out, lined all the timing marks, and re-installed. Power sunroof functions worked as ...
2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Classic 2.4L Cooling Systems VIN: 3C4FY48B15
The customer declined the fix. However many pros sent good news. It is impressive that some say Yes, the others No. When I looking at the room, it is really terrible to do without removing the A/C lines. Furthermore, it looks better to remove the intake manifo...
1994 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L No Start VIN: 1B7HC16Y6R
Hi Guys what I found was the torque converter was not seated in crank proper and when he tightened the bolt he bent the flex plate just far enough back the crank sensor was not aligned proper, removed trans and replaced flexplate and converter and truck runs g...
2003 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.8L No Start
we inspected the flyweel( flexplate, or drive plate, it was so badly cracked we could see it when removing inspection cover below so we removed the trany and found not only cracked from center to outer but the center piece completelly brocken off and reset off... Trouble codes: P1391.
2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L gauges VIN: 3D7KA26C13
thanks for everyone who responded. the fix came out to be the electrical harness in the back of the instrument cluster. that is the reason why the gauges will act up like it will drop simultaneous. thanks again.
2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Mode doors VIN: 3D7MA48C23
Ended up taking to dealer for DRB3 recalibration. The panel mode door has control over airflow before it gets to the floor/def door. If the panel vent door is 100% to the panel vents, then no air is available to the floor/def section. Seeing as I could even...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L brake lights VIN: 1J4GW48S1Y
thanks to all the replys just about everyone was right it was the grounds but what i did was take the tail lights apart and found the tabs that were grounds and cleaned them and raised them up a little bit put some electric grease and cleaned the sockets and t...
2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L f15 in power distribution center VIN: 1J8GX48S63
I have not fixed this vehicle yet because it has not been brought back in to the shop. I received one good reply from John [...]. I was hoping to find a pattern failure but I did not. I will repost a fix when it returns. Thanks to all that responded.
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