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Open Help Requests for Chrysler
|1996 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L ride quality VIN: 1B4GP54R1T
Thanks in advance for the help. I have a 1996 caravan with a shake between 40 and 45 mph. The condition subsides when the throttle is lifted, above 50mph and below 40mph. It is most noticable at a light throttle about 42mph. I have checked tie rod ends, rack, ...
|1996 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L steering VIN: 3B7MF33C8T
A good friend and customer came in with a complaint of vibration when brakes are applied and asked if we could check the front end . This dually has semi truck tires (19.5")and he was getting new tires before we did the work and planning a trip We found 1) Dri...
|1997 Dodge Dakota 2.5L No Start, Stall VIN: 1B7FL26PXV
HI Y'ALL!!! Ok here it is, 97 Dakota pickup,2.5 4cyl will stall and may or may not restart. After no start does set code p0351 ign coil primary circuit. When no start, has crank and cam sensor counts and rpm signal 150-175 on scanner. If I backprobe coil- with... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition primary circuit)
|2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Blower motor VIN: 3D7MA486X3
A/C blower motor is inoperative. Problem started as an interminit no opertive but would not act up when in shop. Now it will no run at any time. Check for 12 volt to blower speed switch are neg. also at resister block. Checked fuse and relays all check good. C...
|2005 Dodge Neon SXT 2.0L No Start VIN: 1B3ES56C55
Dodge techs: Was referred to this shop through another client. Client states that the vehicle would only 'chatter' the start relay, and starter when cranking, and then stopped cranking altogether. No communication with any module. Rebooted computer by shorting...
Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
|2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Ignition Switch VIN: 3C4FY48B84
As per most of the responses, the only way to replace this "inexpensive" (sounds better than cheap) part, is to replace the entire column for over $1000. Some recommended an automotive recycling yard. Others recommended only a new column, as Chrysler has sup...
|2005 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L Misfire VIN: 2C4GP64L05
This T&C is FIXED! Thank you all, great stuff! Replaced #3 Injector. NOTE: #3 injector was leaking intermittently. While we had the injector rail off we cranked engine over, #3 injector continued to leak 3 times out of 5. Initially fuel pressure and press... Trouble codes: P0303 (p0300-), P0300 (testing and results).
|1999 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, exhaust smoke VIN: 2B3HD46R8X
Well, unfortunately, I've come to the end of the line on this car. The customer is out of time and money and can't spend any more at this time. I believe I have a PCM at fault here, but the process of elimination is expensive and not great for our reputation...
|2001 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1B4HS28N11
I FOUND POWER STEERING FLUID IN WIREING HARNESS. I DICONNECTED HARNNESS FROM COMPUTER AND ALL THE SENSOR CONNECTED ANS LET IT DRAIN FOR 3 DAYS I CLEANED ALL ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS WITH ELECTRIC CONTACT CLEANER AND REPLACE BOTH OXYGEN SENSORD AND POWER STEERING ... Trouble codes: P0171.
|1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L ignition switch VIN: 1J4GZ58SXS
Thanks to everyone that replied. Took drivers door lock out and had new key made. Every thing works find now. Thanks