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Help Request Answers
2005 Chrysler 300 2.7L Parking Gear VIN: 1BHGFRTY5M
Hi all, I have a problem with my personal vehicle. Came home last night put car in park and went to bed... This morning the trans will not come out of "park". The shift lever release mechanism is not the problem. I disconnected the shift cable at the transmis...
2006 Chrysler Pacifica Touring 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2A4GM684X6
Working on this 06 Pacifica, customer said trans warning message came on along with MIL light, light has since gone out but I got a code P2066, this has a humped gas tank, not sure which sender is #2, and could this code cause trans warning message to come on,... Trouble codes: P2066 (fuel level sensor 2 performance)
1989 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Cuts out VIN: 1B7GG26X0K
THIS TRUCK WILL WANT TO CUT OUT WHEN TURNING LEFT, FROM A STOP, MOSTLY AFTER A COLD START AND UP UNTIL IT WARMS COMPLETELY UP. IF YOU FEATHER THE THROTTLE DURING THE SYMPTOM YOU CAN KEEP IT GOING, IF YOU MAINTAIN THE THROTTLE POSITION DURING THE EVENT 80% OF T... Trouble codes: 12 (direct battery input to smec was disconnected), 22 (coolant temp sensor input below/above minimum acceptable voltage), 32 (egr system failure / egr solenoid circuit), 33 (open or shorted condition detected in a/c clutch relay circuit), 55 (end of code list)
1996 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L coolant temp VIN: 3B7MF33C7T
after replacing radiator, shocks, air filter, and starter we teat drive vehicle. the coolant temp will rise to about 200 then suddenly go down to about 140. it continued this pattern after an extended drive. we now replaced the thermostat. no difference. truck...
1998 Dodge Caravan 3.3L cluster VIN: 2B4GP25G0X
I have this Caravan with the famous cluster problem. I have test all fuses first, then proceeded to remove the cluster to test voltage at cluster connector. As I remove the plug from the cluster it felt as if it was loose, So I removed it and reinserted the cl...
1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.2L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1B7HF13Z8X
This one came in for excessive oil consumption, checked for pressure or vac at pcv inlet, and diagnosed intake gasket on bottom of intake. Replaced gasket, and found it was squished out in at least 3 spots. Got it all put together, and after customer took it, ...
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 2B3H46R8YH
I towed this car in with a no start. Got to it next morning it started right up as it got warmed up it strted going up and down in idle the warmer it got the worse it got it would idle way up then back down. Will not start when warm sounded like a vaccum leak ... Trouble codes: P0356, P0352, P1391 (intermittent loss of crank or cam signal)
2001 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L Misfire
Van came in with #2 misfire, P0302. There was a dead miss at all engine speeds. No spark output from the coil on #2. I replaced the coil packs,worn plugs(.050" spec,.080" act.), and wires. The van still had a misfire on #2 but barely noticable at idle and most... Trouble codes: P0302
2004 Dodge Stratus R/T 2.7L engine VIN: 1B3EL46R34
This car came into my shop with an extended crank issue,car would crank,start and instantly die.Next crank car would start and run fine.key still in run position when 2nd crank attempted,no codes,fuel pressure ok (56psi and held it overnite).Found test for ext...
2005 Dodge Caravan SXT 3.3L Unknown VIN: 1D4GP45R15
I need a litle help from someone with Chrysler transmission experience. This is my sons Caravan. Was running fine. It sat in a parking lot running after a long day of use and he came out to a check engine lamp and Trans in limp in mode. Code set PO760. OD sole...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L MIL Lamp on, all gauges dead int VIN: 1J4GW48N2Y
hello all, this jeep is fustrating. the gauges go inop intermintly. it only lastsapprox 10 sec then it works fine. the vehicle towed in initially for no start and found the connecter at right kick panel filled with conductive grease and messing with the antith... Trouble codes: P1687, B0CM, B0CM
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L timing chain VIN: 1J4G858N6Y
Dear Jeep Tech's This more technical help than anything. I am pulling off the cylinder heads from this v8. Are there any special setups required for the timing chain. can just set up the vavle timing to TDC then just pull out the tensioner. Because we have nev...
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Drive-axles VIN: 1J4GW48S22
this jeep came in for a grinding noise when applying the brakes found front rotors rust pitted pads woren down and left front hub and bearing starting to make noise replaced every thing in front and cleaned the right front hub where the rotor sits (just a noth...
2000 Plymouth Voyager 2.4L Electronic VIN: 2C4FJ25B9Y
Hi folks and thanks in advance This van when coming to a stop stalls just like coming to a stop with a manual trans and not stepping on the clutch pedal, put it in second gear and all is good. I tried checking for code but can not communicate with transmission...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
Fix/Summary Answers
1997 Dodge Caravan LE 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 14E3456786
Hi everyone. I found my issue. I done a cylinder leak down on number 5 and it failed. I took the head off and found a chunk of carbon in the intake valve bouncing around causing it to stick open . Thanks for all ur help. Trouble codes: P0300, P0305.
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L No Start, MIL Lamp on, long crank time VIN: 2B3HD46R3Y
Sorry for the delay update, We found the new cam gear on the drivers side head was the wrong one. It was the riveted one , should have been the bolted one. After that the fuse to the auto shut-off relay started blowwing , replaced ECM , everyting good to go ... Trouble codes: P0340 (camshaft position sensor circuit malfunction).
2005 Dodge Neon SRT-4 2.4L Mechanical VIN: 1B3ES66S75
2006 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L Misfire VIN: 1D4HB48N86
Ok, the vaccume on these dodge 4.7 must be fairly normal- that or a very common problem. Lucky for me my shop had another 2005 dodge durango come through the shop for tires and i was able to verify my problem. To my suprize it does it to and runs fine. So i du... Trouble codes: P0306 (Cyl. 6 misfire).
2006 Dodge Ram 3500 SLT 5.9L electrical VIN: 3D7MX48C36
Thank you everyone that replied. It was a REFLASH tha fixed this truck. It would not have happened without your replies. Customer took it in and the dealer scanned it, reflashed it and now the ac is repaired. You guys are the best. Thanks again.
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