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|1998 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 8.0L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 3B7KF26W3W
This Dodge V-10 has a manual 5 speed trans. When you shift from second to third and third from fourth it hesitates. Once it gets going it runs good. It seems worse when the truck is loaded. The owner also thinks it has less power then it used to. There are no ...
|1998 Dodge Intrepid 3.2L No Start VIN: 2GCHH56J7W
Greetings fellow techs.I have a funny (not ha-ha funnny) problem with this car.The car was towed in with a broken front strut.As soon as we tried to start and move it into the shop it cranked, ran for about 5 seconds and died.It did this a few times and then w... Trouble codes: N0NE, N0NE
|1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L brake system VIN: 3B7KC26Z2X
Hi, thanks in advance for any help. Just trying to get some fresh ideas on this one. Vehicle belongs to a landscaping company and initial complaint was brake pedal went to the floor. They checked the fluid and it was empty refilled and almost no brakes. After ...
|2003 Dodge Stratus SE 2.4L Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1B3EL46X73
the customer states when first started or at a stop light it sumtimes starts to buck or surge only breifly. but runs and drives fine no accel issues or cruising issues only at idle. I rechecked the cam sync and it shows yes no faults no dtc stored. i got it to...
|2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L excessive crank time VIN: 3D7MA48673
Need help from all you cummins diesel techs. We have an 03 Ram 3500 with a excessive crank time after is sits for a couple of hours / over nite. What we found so far is that when the truck is running / cranking the fuel pump is actually pumping diesel out of t...
Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
|1995 Chrysler Concorde 3.5L blower motor VIN: 1C3HD56F9S
Hi all Many thanks to those who replied. I have not fixed this vehicle yet but, I did order a new HVAC control module, everything points to this module.
|1997 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4C3AU52N9V
HEY FELLOW TECHS GOT GREAT INFO WHICH WAS BASED ON RESULTS OF TEST I TOOK...FOCUS ON LOW COMPRESSION...REMOVED HEADS AND SENT BOTH OUT AND REPLACED WITH CARE TO BLEED LIFTERS BUT AFTER INSTALLATION HAD NO START AT ALL TIMES COULD NOT GET SPARK FROM THE DIST......
|1989 Dodge Shadow 2.5L freeze plugs VIN: 1B3BP44K7K
I want to thank all who replied. The customer approved removing the cylinder head for further diagnosis and decide whether to fix it or not from there. Most replies recommended a bad head gasket or cracked head and one suggested using a rubber freeze plug. ...
|1996 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L No Start VIN: 2B3HD46F1T
Well after taking all the inputs and applying them the car seems to be fixed. I looked at the crk wires and they were melted together like Kevin suggested. I separated and isolated them and all was fine until it got hot then same old problem. I did try the ici...
|2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Surge, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1B7MF33691
Thanks for all your help, I really appreciated it, but I have heard no response from the owner. I have not been able to reach him. He lives 50 miles away, and I e-mailed him all the 7 answers to no avail. Sorry. Maybe I'll hear something soon
|1991 Eagle Summit ES 1.5L No Start VIN: JE3CU24A0M
Thanks for all the help everyone. It turned out to be the ECM. After some more investigating on this problem, I realized that the cam and crank circuits need to have 5 volts on them from the computer, which I did not have. After replacing the ECM, it still wou...
|1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FZ58S4R
Sorry for the "no fix". Problem is so intermittent I was unable to duplicate symptom. Apparently it happens once a month. So I check the idle air control valve, cleaned it and cleaned the throttle plates. There was no signs of dist bushing wear, timing chain s... Trouble codes: 13 (No change in map voltage).
|1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Pads, Rotors VIN: 1J4GZ58S5W
Thanks for all the replies. This Jeep is finally quiet. NAPA also offers a premium organic pad that did the trick. I had tried a lot of your suggestions including welding and fileing the spindles. Thanks again--Jim