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1999 Chrysler Sebring JXi 2.5L Hesitation VIN: 3C3EL45H3X
this car came to me with some one throwing a whole lot of darts before asking for profesinal help...it runs great untill the radiator fans come on then loses all power like the timing is retarded but can't even find a clue to whats going on no codes pending or...
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2002 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3HD46R12
Vehicle came into shop with P0155 B2S1 heater malfunction. Sensor tested bad, replaced sensor and released vehicle. MIL returned several days later. P0152 stored all O2 sensors flatline @ .3V, replaced B2S1 with known good and sensor switched fine, 3 other sen... Trouble codes: P0152 (O2 sensor voltage high B2S1)
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2003 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L hvac VIN: 2C4GP54LY3
van came in with a sized compressor. we replace compressor,dryer,flushed all the lines,replace expansion valveand recharged. now we can get normal pressures. 90 and 400 lbs
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2005 Chrysler 300 (Car) Limited 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3JA53G75
Car originally came in for a P0152 code, O2 2/1 high voltage, was hanging above 4 volts for several minutes. Testing lead to replacing the O2 sensor. Car test drove OK, but was back two days later with a P0152 and a P0300. Went through testing again, could not... Trouble codes: P0300
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1993 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Cuts out VIN: 1B7FL23X9P
Vehicle now starting and running until wide open throttle is commanded. Fuel pressure normal when this occurs, back fires through exhaust, TPS voltage @ 4 vdc then computer will show auto shutdown off, rpm @ 0, vehicle speed shows 0 MPH, speedometer reading co...
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2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Van 5.2L No Start VIN: 2B7JB21Y31
Hello all I have this van that quit on the highway and wouldn't restart. It has fuel pressure and injector pulse but does not have spark. I scoped the cam and crank sensors and they were ok. The computer is not driving the coil. I checked all powers and groun... Trouble codes: P0351
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2001 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3EJ46X21
hello there fellow techs i have a 2001 dodge stratus that came in as a no start .when testing vehicle it started up and has ran since.the vehicle now has intermittent misfires on cylinder # 1 and 4.vehicle has new spark plugs and wires,ignition coil,cam and cr... Trouble codes: P0301, P0304
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1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Starting VIN: 1J4GZ58S6W
Hi; I am having a hard time figuring this one out. 98 Jeep towed in as a no start. Customer was driving and said it just shut off as if he turned the key off. I am currently getting no spark. I hooked up the Modis and I am getting "No Communication". I chec...
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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L axle seals VIN: 1J4GW48S4Y
JEEP TECHS I have this jeep grand cherokee that has had rear diff axle seals replaced four times by three different techs. All seals have lasted different milages but always come back leaking. they used OE parts each time and I have been assured the vent is cl...
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2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 1J4GW58N42
Hi everyone, I have this jeep that is fighting me. Last Friday it came in and ran terrible no codes all the scan data looked good and both CKP/CMP scoped fine. When I do get it running it surges between 200 to 2000 RPM with the my foot on the Gas.All O2's are ... Trouble codes: P0601 (Internal check sum Error)
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2006 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4.0L Steering VIN: 1J4FA44S36
This Jeep Wrangler has had an on-going issue with a sometimes violent steering and front end shake. All it takes at times is a small pot hole or sharp bump to set off the severe shaking that takes place. The owner must jam on the brakes to bring the vehicle b...
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1999 Plymouth Prowler 3.5L Instrument Cluster VIN: 1P3EW65GXX
This vehicle was being driven and the Instrument Cluster stopped working - most gauges quit and odometer read "0". Vehicle was parked, and later wouldn't keep running - it would start and then quit almost immediately. Now, engine won't even crank over. Odomete...
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1999 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.8L no start VIN: 1C4GP54L6X
This one is fixed. Seven replies. Several said it was the cluster causing my problem. Obviously they did not read the post. The BCM was already properly diagnosed. The problem was the van had a used one in it & I needed to verify the correct part number for th...
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2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Trans front seal VIN: 3C4FY48B13
The front seal is accessed by splitting the case and pressing it out to the inside of the trans case. Case splitting is much like a Japanese trans - about 1.5 hour total with seal install. New seal/front bearing combo is pressed back in, case sealing surface...
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2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L Engine knocking noise VIN: 3C4FY58834
Okay, so here's the scoop, I checked the crankshaft end play, as some replies mentioned this might be excessive, and found no excessive play. Also checked the rods and they all seemed fine. At this point I cut the chain and reinstalled the oil pan with a ...
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2006 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L skim VIN: 876N107696
the locksmith that programmed the skim must not have transferred all the data as the two new units now believe there is no immobilizer, So I took a gamble on swapping the skim out of another car transferring all the data to the new PCM ,as I guessed the PCM n...
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1991 Dodge Grand Caravan LE 3.3L headlight VIN: 1B4GK54R2M
thank you for all replies that let me determine to replace it again. The after market light asembly does not last longer than 2years. for this time the new part should be sealed with some resin to prevent any water. takaji
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1995 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1B7HF16YXS
Thanks for all that replied. Geez I feel dumb. Turned out that there was nothing wrong with the aftermarket sensor. I did replace it with new, twice. Only to find out that there was rust and dirt build up on the block mounting surface that was causing too ... Trouble codes: 37 (TransTempSensor Too high).
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1996 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.3L No Start VIN: 1B4P44R9TB
Customer picked up vehicle and the next day the van died in another city and wouldn't restart. One reply stated sometimes a speed sensor is on the same orange 8v wire coming from the pcm not shown in alldata wire diagram...which shows only the crank and cam se... Trouble codes: P0320.
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1998 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Alternator VIN: 1B7KF23Z6W
First of all thanks to everyone who replied. You guys gave a lot of good advice. What it ended up being is that there was no field voltage (bat +). with the alt disconnected and you press the brake pedal you would have 12 volts. With the alt connected it would...
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2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L drive shaft VIN: 3D7KA286X3
it was the drive shaft, we took it out and put one end in a vise and took a pipe wrench to the other end and we could hear the krinkle noise as we put pressure on it from left to right. new from the dealer $294.00 kinda cheap i thought ( maybe they know there ...
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2006 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck SLT 5.9L compressor VIN: 1D7KS28C16
FRIST LET ME SAY THANKS TO ALL WHO REPLIED.SORRY IT TOOK SO LONG TO GET BACK.FOR SOME REASON MY OTC SCANER WAS WAS SHOWING A FALSE READING ON ALL TEMP PIDS.I GOT BRUNT BY USEING A POWER PROB ON THE AC CLUCH.WITH THE FLASE DATA A WENT TO DEEP TO QUIK.SENSE NO O...
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1993 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L gauges VIN: 1J4FJ68S9P
Thanks guys for the help, found a shorted power feed to the guages behind the dash, again thanks for the help
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1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, No Idle VIN: 1J4GW68N3X
Thanks to all who replied. The customer found some magic tech who he thinks can fix this problem. I installed new PCM, which corrected the asd fuse from being blown. I spoke with two different Dodge dealers who said if you changed one head you have to change t... Trouble codes: P0355 (Igntion coil primary ckt. cyl. 5), P0357 (Ignition coil primary ckt. cyl 7), P0358, P0351.
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