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1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L cooling system VIN: 3B7HF13Y5V
cust. came in wanted price on heater core. had no heat. told him i didn't think it needed heater core. change therm. and had good heat. also flushed real good. left for two days vame back said he had no heat again. Checked it again, found radiator bottom half ...
1997 Dodge B1500 3.9L Starting VIN: 2B7HB11X7V
As you can imagine this truck is driving me insane. Came in with no start. Fuel pressure was good, spark was a little weak, changed everything above. Now I get a random back fire while cranking. Did start in between but with a very very rough idle.I will post ...
1998 Dodge Dakota 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1B7FL22P1W
Tested vehicle per Mitchell repair procedure for code. No wires checked shorted but pcm drivers to idle air control circuit all tested less than 5 ohms of resistance which is below tolerance. Replaced computer with used and re-tested. Vehicle continues to idle... Trouble codes: P0505 (Idle air control circuit short)
2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Cuts out VIN: 3B7KF23791
I am posting this in hopes that someone may have had this problem. This truck belongs to a customer of mine we service and inspect it but do not work on diesels at all. For the past year on numerous occassions this truck will begin to as he describes cut out o...
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: 3B7KF26Z41
I need some help with this Dodge.Customer complained of running rough and close to stalling on occasion.Preliminary road test and truck ran fine.I have scanner hooked up to truck and with engine running in shop the only thing I can see on scaner is eratic timi...
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Surge, Cuts out VIN: 3B7KC26ZX1
Customer came in from a transmission shop after they rebuilt the transmission and had a bad hesitation, test drove vehicle while scanning vehicle found that spark advance was going to 0 degrees when vehicle started bucking and surging. told customer possible c...
2005 Dodge Caravan SE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1D4GP25B66
keeps setting code p2096 lean bank one sensor two. can not find any cause.fuel trims read normal. sensor switch runs ok. also check eng light will go out on its own but stores code. light goes on and off several times when driveing. any help would be appricate... Trouble codes: P2096 (lean bank one sensor two)
2006 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L SKREEM module VIN: WDOPD744X6
to my daimler/chrysler techs - need help! van came in to body shop hit in driver rear. after towed in would not start & had start error message in instrument cluster display! I scanned w/both DRBIII & mercedes laptop - no communication w/SKREEM module. checked...
2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Airbag light VIN: 1J4FF48SXY
Vehicle came into my shop with an airbag light on. There were no airbag trouble codes. After reading some IATN responses I came to the conclusion that the clock spring was bad. I replaced it and the light is still on. I had a Jeep tech come down with a DRB and...
2000 Jeep Wrangler SE 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1J4FA2SP4Y
This truck came in cutting out and smelling rich at idle. What ive experienced is at idle o2 sensor shows full rich and it will not sweep unless you pull large vacuum hose then I will see low o2 voltage for a second or two. When I come off of idle it will kind... Trouble codes: P0172
2004 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L rocker arm VIN: 1J4GL48K24
Have noisy lifer(s)cold and hot. Noise seems to be worse hot. Have normal oil pressure. I replaced one lifter and rocker arm back in May 2009. Rocker arm was completely off.Camshaft is in good shape.

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.8L Gauge Cluster VIN: 1C4GP64LXY
Well I had a bit of trouble getting the owner of the van to return my phone calls but she finally did. In the mean time it was pushed aside but I got back to it yesterday and a few of you hit the nail on the head. After unplugging the cluster the vehicle start...
1996 Dodge B1500 5.2L Stall VIN: 1BH7HC3Y3T
We checked the battery cables, as we checked them the cable going to the fuse box just fell off. The cable had broken due to corrosion. We repaired the cables and replaced a weak battery: Problem solved. Thanks for the help Mike [...]
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HC13Z8W
William from Florida nailed it. I checked the ground for the o2 heaters on the first day they looked good and tight but about a foot into the harness someone did a very bad repair and there was a butt connector that had two strans of wire holding it together s... Trouble codes: P0135 (b1s1 o2 heater), P0141 (b1s2 o2 heater).
2000 Dodge Neon High Line 2.0L Mechanical VIN: 1B3ES46C3Y
My Bad The problem turned out to be the alternator. when I removed the belt the first time I didn't see this vehicle had two belts, so I missed the alternator. Timing belt would have made the same noise. Thanks to all who responded. You folks are great
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck SLT 5.7L ign?? VIN: 207J605206
i apologize for the bad post.the owner here had me post it,i do appreciate not fussing at me to much.onder global there was no codes i did check that.thank you again
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