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1994 Chrysler New Yorker 3.5L No Start VIN: 2C3ED46F1R
Hopefully you guys can help me out on this one.This New Yorker was a tow in,died on the road.Can hear fuel pump running and has 42psi koeo,checked for spark and found only#2 and #5 cyl(firing mates)only had spark,but would falter after about 10 seconds of cran...
1995 Chrysler Cirrus LX 2.5L Electronic VIN: 1C3EJ56H5S
need help on this one, we have done everything in are power, to figure this out please help.
2001 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L ASD, PCM, gauges VIN: 2C8GP54L71
OK, van got towed in for a crank no start. Initial test show there was no spark or injector pulse. Battery was weak due to trying to be started by customer. We put a charger on it for a couple hours. When we went to go take off the charger, noticed that the co...
1999 Dodge Grand Caravan LE 3.3L Misfire VIN: 1P4GP44G3X
I was called to a shop for a misfire. Misfire counter slowly counts up for cyl 2 at all times. They did plugs, wires, coil, # 2 injector. Compression is about 150 on all cylinders. Running compression is 70 on the front 3 cylinders. Cam, crank sensors signals... Trouble codes: P0302 (misfire 2)
2000 Dodge Dakota Sport 4.7L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7GL2ANOY
Ok IATN OR ANY DODGE TECHS...need your help on this one. Intially this truck came in with black smoke pouring out of tailpipe. Did some research, replaced faulty P/S pressure switch, ran a separate ground off of harness, cleaned all connectors, and replaced O2... Trouble codes: 0171 (Lean Bank 1)
2000 Dodge Durango Sport 5.9L heat VIN: 1B4HS28Z0Y
vehicle will have heat and engine temp while sitting stationary but once moving down road coolant temp drops and air temp from vent goes to approx 105 degrees down from 135-140 degrees @ idle not moving. has flow hoses getting hot can watch all actuators all m...
2002 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L carrier bearing VIN: 3B7KF23CXM
Thanx in advance! we have put 4 carrier bearings in this truck in 6 mo. Problem started after another shop installed u-joints and one came apart while cust was pulling full cattle trailer. Has driveline vib that we eliminated on last visist-still ruined bearin...
2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck ST 5.7L Stall VIN: 1D7HA18D34
vehicle came in, customer wanting routine maintenance, 100 k service, tune up, transmission service, brakes, and it had p0406-egr malfuntion that customer did not want to address. not having any problems. did the work, and customer says now it is intermittentl... Trouble codes: P0406
2005 Dodge Magnum SXT 3.5L 1-2 Shift cold VIN: 2D4FV48V85
Vehicle came in with no upshift cold. Fluid not burned and full. Checked codes p0888 transmission relay always off. Replaced relay and checked wiring at the fuse box and surrounding areas. Code P0846 2-4 or 2c pressure switch rationality. Flow charts led us to...
2005 Dodge Grand Caravan SE Plus 3.8L Blower Motor VIN: 2DWGP44LX5
Came in with front blower motor not working. Rear does. Tested motor, and it was good. Tested resistor, and found no ground out of it to motor ( green wire) have grounds from the selector switch to the resistor. Installed NEW chry resistor. Now, I have power o...
2001 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Mechanical VIN: 1J4FF48521
I have a 2001 jepp cherokee. It came in because the cylinder head gasket was leaking coolant externally on the passenger side between cylinders 3 & 4. We replace the head gasket and had the cylinder head machined. After we started the jeep it was running very ...
2006 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L elec. window VIN: 1G8GJ48K66
we were able to manually assist window to advises that not only must we replace window motor and regulator(one part), but that rear glass must also be replaced on this model as new regulator will not attach to old glass...just want to verify thi...

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L key in chime VIN: 1C4GP54L2Y
Hey Group this one got away,after I posted the update I recieved two more emails about how to check it.As I said in the update even with the switch unplugged it still sensed(the BCM) a key in the ignition on the scan tool,and chimed?I also Ohm tested the wire ...
2007 Chrysler crate motor 6.1L start
thanks to all the members who replied on this one.It is almost impossible to fix a production vehicle without the proper test procedures and test values.To try and fix a "custom" hand built hot rod can really be a challenge. I think we now have enough info and...
2001 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L timing chain VIN: 2B3HD46R91
After replacing all parts listed I replace the tensioner and did the trick of holding pressure on the tensioner guide while the engine was started and ran until oil pressure built up. This seems to have helped the chain stay in time and the power seems good. T...
2003 Dodge Neon SXT 2.0L Unknown VIN: 1B3ES56C73
Thank You everyone on this one found the short the headligt wire harness had a tear in it exposing 1 of the wires wich was laying up agenst the trans cooler line shorting the whole car out left the car running and started playing with wires till it shorted tha...
2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck SLT 4.7L No Start VIN: 1D7HA18K04
ok got it fixed after hours of test and mounds of wires seems that one of the wires battery pos feed to the c1 connector on the pcm was broken about 10 inches down from the connector in the loop of the wiring harness.i checked this wire for current twice and ...
2004 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L no power VIN: WD5PD64464
after i posted this went and finished up a couple of things, came back to it and decided to smoke the system again, no leaks went to lean in engine compartment to look at something and all of a sudden started seeing smoke, turns out i laid my arm on the hose g... Trouble codes: P2359 (low boost pressure).
2005 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L door locks VIN: 2D4GP24R85
Greetings! I thought i closed this weeks ago! SORRY! I did not fix this vehicle but the sub zero weather we are experiencing in iowa did. For some inexplicable reason in this frigid climate they began to work! GO FIGURE! It is my intent to check the ground...
2005 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck Laramie 5.9L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3D7KS28C75
We found that the signal from the computer to the solenoid on the back of the pump was good for power and ground but was not receiving the correct pulse width. We first applied power to the power feed while at idle. The engine idled down and then shut down. T... Trouble codes: P0088 (high fuel pressure).
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