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1999 Chrysler Cirrus LXi 2.5L No Start VIN: 1C3EJ56H6K
Vehicle has come in with NO BUS on dash and refuses to start. Have replaced the distributor, crank sensor, throttle positon sensor and ECM and PCM computers. Still nothing. No spark no fuel pump engagement, and no pulse at the fuel injectors... have tried all ...
2000 Chrysler Cirrus LX 2.4L front brakes VIN: 1C3EJ46X0Y
Customer initial complaint was hard brake pedal and "hot smell" from the wheels. Initial test drive revealed what I could see being called a hard brake pedal by the customer. Cracked the bleeders on front calipers and no fluid. Replaced hoses and calipers and ...
2002 Chrysler 300M 3.5L 1rst only after warm up in Drive VIN: 2C3HE66G82
After driving vehicle for 5 to 8 minutes - transmission stays in 1rst while in Drive mode. If I turn motor and key off same problem remains, but if I shift manually with the slap stick mode it will shift normal 1-2-3-4, downshifting manually with slap stick al...
2004 Chrysler Crossfire 3.2L Body elec. VIN: 1C3AN69L54
Car came in two weeks ago for no start/ no crank. Scanned and found code 1011-00 (BCM system overvoltage) in BCM, cleared it and scanner went to "no communication" but car started. The guy took it home and it was fine for a few days and then the same no start....
1997 Dodge Dakota Sport 5.2L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1B7GL23Y7V
Truck has headers, throttle body spacer, jet stage 2 chip, flowmaster exhaust that have been on the vehicle for 5 years. Removed chip and had no affect on cond. When truck sits for a few minutes after being run, it will start ok but as it idles it will start t...
1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1B7HF16Z5W
Thanx in advance for your time. When cold intrmitently this rig will drop idle you can hear the iac opening all the way. Map readings go high 3.9 -4.1 volts. Only did it to me 2 times i didnt get a vacuum gauge hooked up before it cleared up. I replaced map an...
2000 Dodge Durango SLT 5.9L 1-2 shift VIN: 1B4HR28Z5Y
This truck misses the 1-2 shift. After staying in 1st till about 4000 rpm it will go from first to 3rd and then continue to shift out normally after that. If I try and manually shift from 1st to 2nd from a stop it will remain in 1st until the shifter is moved ...
2001 Dodge Neon 2.0L Battery VIN: 1B3ES46CX1
OK We got a dodge neon call approx. 12day ago no-start, tested the battery.. battery was not holding Charge so we replaced it. Today customer called saying its not starting, brought it to the shop.. recharged the battery with vehicle alternator(running), did l...
2005 Dodge Dakota Laramie 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1DZHW58NX5
customer brought vehicle in a week ago with mil on and code p0441 for purge performance. Tested the solenoid as per mitchel software and thought the valve was faulty. replaced valve and a week later the customer brought the vehicle back with the same problem. ... Trouble codes: P0441
2005 Dodge Ram 3500 SLT 5.9L Cooling Systems VIN: 3D7MS48C05
We have just installed a reman engine in this truck and are filling the cooling system. The original coolant was the extended life Mopar coolant and that is what we are putting back in it. Should I add the Nitrite additive (Napa Kool) or is it not necessary fo...
2007 Dodge Caliber SE 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3HB28B17
Changed Gas Cap, Smoked Fuel System - no external leaks, Monitored Pids - fuel trims ok, coolant temperature ok, O2 readings ok. Trouble codes: P0455 (EVAP Gross Leak)
1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GZ58S5S
Hi got a real challenging one here, this truck will start and run fine, but after driving for a few miles, will started breaking up and run terrible. if you feather it for a few minutes your good for most of the day driving. this truck was at the dealer where ...
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 5.2L Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GZ58Y6V
Engine will cut out while cruising. Can get it to cut out while around 1500 to 2000 rpm even in park. Feels like singal cylinder misfire. Pid data showed lost synch at same time. Checked synch, fluctuates 3 degrees around 0. Replaced dist anyways, no help stil... Trouble codes: P301P

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2001 Dodge Durango 4.7L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B4HS28N41
After checking the wiring and nothing found, removed timing cover and found crank timing mark off one tooth, all the cam gears and idler were lined up. Reset timing marks, plated links with dots, and re-assemble engine. Now vehicle runs fine with no codes and ... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition coil 1 primary circuit), P0352 (Ignition coil 2 primary circuit), P0355 (Ignition coil 5 primary circuit), P0357 (Ignition coil 7 primary circuit), P0358 (Ignition coil 8 primary circuit).
2001 Dodge Durango SLT 5.9L Abs VIN: 1B4HS28Z81
Thanks for all your input, guys. At first I didn't think any of those answered what I thought was going on. However, me and my boss decided to just completely redo the rear brakes again even though I found nothing wrong. I did all those things that were sugges...
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