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2000 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L no crank- no start VIN: 2C3HD46RXY
HELP PLEASE.This vehicle has a no crank no start condition. The starter has been tested,the ignition switch is good and the battery is good.The nuetral safety switch is almost impossible to get to. It is plugged in but have not been able to reach it to test it...
1997 Dodge Dakota SLT 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1B7GG23X9V
came in with a miss seemed like ing. but wasn't replaced plugs and wires still had miss replaced 1 injecter and almost cleared the problem. stll has a slite miss but the main problem it will not idle when you 1st start till it warms up. no codes or comunacatio...
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.9L belts VIN: 1B7HC13211
Truck came in with what sounded like a belt noise. Tensioner was bad. Replaced both. Noise went away a day/ day and half, now back just like before. P/S , A/C sounds ok. Checked with elect steth. Any help would be great. thanks in advance. Danny
2001 Dodge Dakota R/T 5.9L flex plate VIN: 1B7GL22Z51
This vehicle came into the shop about 6 weeks ago with a cracked flex plate. The trans had been overhauled in the recent past and the flex plate was replaced at that time. The customer could not say if the original one had a crack as he was not told. But he di...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 4.7L Misfire, MELTED #7 SPARKPLUG VIN: 3B7HA18N92
This truck came in from another shop. Originally, engine has been replaced less than 2,000 miles ago. Customer makes frequent trips to Las Vegas from L.A. (Customer owns property in Clark county). On first trip, engine was starting to get hot, so new radiator ... Trouble codes: P0307 (misfire cylinder 7)
2003 Dodge Intrepid SXT 3.5L speedometer inop VIN: 2B3HD56GX3
The customer's concern here is that the speedo is inop. TCM shows output RPM, so the sensor is working, but looking at the data stream in the PCM vehicle speed says 0. I've been out of the dealer a long time, but as I recall this controller is PCM and TCM in o... Trouble codes: P0152 (o2 volts too high), P0132 (o2 volts too high)
2003 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L starting VIN: DONTKNOW11
please help!!!, this ongoing nightmare came in a couple of weeks ago. the customer was complaining of a check engine light and a long crank and sometimes a no start. the code was a ignition coil circuit #1 or some thing like that. i first looked at the coil ...
1971 Jeep Jeepster Commando 3.7L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, NO OIL TO ROCKERS VIN: 8705F17077
vehicle was brought to us on a tow truck. the customer complained that they cannot get vehicle to run right. the vehicle lacks performance, spits back through carb when accelerated and puffs black smoke. we also noticed a slight lifter tick on start up. the fi...
2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 5.7L water leak VIN: JND345KIK4
This is my neighbors Jeep and he is driving me nuts with this truck. Local dealer has not been able to correct problem so he brought it to me and we have been going over it for 2 days and havent identified the problem. Has anyone seen this problem? I sure coul...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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2002 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2C3AE66G92
Thanks to everyone who responded! Special thanks to Dave from Wisconsin who spent a lot of time and a couple phone calls attempting to help resolve this. The general concensus of everyone involved was that Chrysler definitely released vehicles with and witho...
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C4FY78G13
Reset PCM for the second time & MIL hasn't come back on.Problem seems to be gone. Trouble codes: P0325 (knock sensor code).
2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3A8FY48B88
Thanks to all who replied, very useful information. I found that the engine vacuum was 11-15 in. of vaccum at idle and a little higher at cruising rpm. Talked with customer and found that the head gasket was replaced recently. I am sure the timing is off by a ... Trouble codes: P2074 (MAP/TPS Correlation/high air flow/ vaccum leak).
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L No Start VIN: 1B7KF2368X
THanks for all your help. We havent, got a confirmed fix yet but we attached a clear line to the inlet of the transfer pump and dropped it into a fuel can. we let it sit over night and it started and ran with no issues! So we are fairly certain that everything... Trouble codes: P1689 (no com between ecm inj pump), P0230 (transfer pump circuit out of range).
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L Airbag VIN: 2B4GP44G71
Fixed. We used our flash software (iflash if anyone is interested)and entered the correct VIN. The used PCM had a different VIN that apparently had side bags and it was looking for a signal from them. Everyone's happy, took about 10-15 minutes. Thanks for all...
2006 Dodge Ram 3500 ST 5.9L belt ideler VIN: 3D7MX48C26
thanks for the help,i was able to move tensioner to outer mounting position provided by chrysler and bypass ac compressor. the belt routing from mitchel,dayco,and chrysler dont show the vacuum pump and miss identify all component's belt driven. the only place ...
2007 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7L headlinner VIN: 1D8GU58K47
I bent "UP" the liner between the C and D pillars with the seats out and the help of two others. There is a dodge bulliten on this issue as well.
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