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1996 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L alarm VIN: 1B4GP44R4T
This car was towed in with a no start condition. First thing I checked was fuel pressure. I could hear the pump running but was getting zero pressure at the rail. I installed a pump and filter and when I attempeted to start the vehicle I got excellent fuel pre...
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Cuts out VIN: 3B7KF2364X
transmission was replaced for slippage, but customer still has complaint about slippage, symthom is not slippage. while watching trans data, while customer was driving, we felt the quick cut out, and all trans data shows good. there is a code p1694 in history.... Trouble codes: P1694 (no bus message recieved from companion diesel module)
2000 Dodge Ram Van B1500 3.9L hvac
thanks for any help you can offer.this truck has front ac came in w/the blower motor removed,impellor broken(customer tried to fix,keyed it up w/blower removed but still connected,smashed impellor). initial problem was inadequate airflow in any positio...
2002 Dodge Durango SLT 5.9L lights flashing on dash ac VIN: 1B4HS48Z72
a/c light on dash flashing compressor dont come on has freon psi evrything we found says drb is there any other way to reset or diag. ty kayo
2002 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L 2-3 shift VIN: 2B5WB35Z42
vehicle will not shift into drive pcm data for current gear is erratic goes from p/n to invalid to 1st, 2nd ,3rd koer.will shift if trans control relay is removed for one upshift cycle then loses 1-2 upshift until codes have been cleared
2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 3D3KU28D23
I haven't worked on a Dodge in 5 years since working at VW, and am kinda lost on this one. Customer states that engine started knocking and then stopped running. After a very long crank, then engine will start and run at a very low idle, and you have to help i...

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2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L engine noise VIN: 3C4FY48B52
kent from flordia was right. the balance shaft bearing wre gone. also # 1 rod bearing. removed balance shaft and engine is quiet. thank you
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C4FY58B63
thank you all for spending your quality time with replies. the culprit for all symthoms, slightly bent valves, they showed up in a cylinder leak down test, all cylinders, maybe thats why i had no missfires, and low compression. beware of new t belt diagnosis... Trouble codes: P0106.
2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L highside pressure VIN: 3C4FY58B74
I put a coolant fan in and the problem was still there the highside would just rocket to 500 psi. So i replaced the condenser and that took care of the problem. Thanks for all the help, why do some of you even answer if you are just going to be rude?
2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: 3A4FY58B16
thanks to all who replied, sorry for closing so late. ultimatly we replace plugs, crank/cam sensor, and fans. with each repair the symptom became less pronounced. by the time we were done with all the testing we had also fishished her gas. re-filled with 91 oc...
1992 Dodge D150 5.2L No Start, Stall VIN: 1B7HE16Y1N
Hello everyone, thanks for the help. I do believe Larry from Texas had it. The check engine light would not go out while cranking so I believe it is the crank sensor. As I said before I have good fuel pressure, but the customer swears it is the fuel pump, so a...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.9L Started motor VIN: 2B6HB11YSX
the problem ended up being the ignition switch. Thanks to all that replied and the info got me going in the correct direction. AITN helped out again and thanks for the help guys
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L ABS module VIN: 2B4GP44351
We called a mobile programming specialist and with his DRB II the ABS module was 'initialized' and no more flashing light. I got the reply about disconnecting the battery too late or I would have tried that procedure. Thanks for the prompt replies!
2002 Dodge Durango Sport 4.7L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B4HR38N32
I ended up putting a map sensor in it and it fixed it. The voltage at idle now was 1.45v. The map was out of calibration. I cleared adaptives and drive, FT's were +/- 5%, like they should be. Thanks everyone for your inputs. Trouble codes: P0172 (Rich Exhaust).
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 4.7L hydraulic cooling fan VIN: 1J8GW68J32
Thanks for your quick replies. Robert you hit it on the head, fuse 16 was good but the terminal behind it was shot, somehow water got to the fuse panel. I replaced the corroded terminals and that was that. Thanks for getting me looking at the right area.
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