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1999 Chrysler 300M 3.5L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 2C3HE66GOX
The customers complaint is that almost all the time when the outside temp is above 90 deg F. if she takes the car to the store and after 10-15 minutes tries to start it spins only and will not start until everything cools down. That once in a while it will sta...
2001 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L No Start, Stall, PCM failure VIN: 2C4GP44341
This van came to me first in April. It would not run. It had codes PO 117, 107 and 122. While testing it I found there was no 5V suppy from the PCM. I tested the harness and sensors and could find no problem. I replace the PCM. The van ran great for 2 months. ... Trouble codes: P0123, P0108, P0118
1994 Dodge Caravan 3.3L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1B4GH44R7R
This vehicle failed the california state smog check and 25mph, those are the numbers that i have listed.So i ran the numbers on the lambda calculator and as it turns out the emissions are perfect. 1.001 lambda and 14.71. Where the hell should i start looking? ...
1997 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B7FL26X3V
Truck comes to me after setting for two years due to man changing engine can't get it to run right. Starts and idles good but as you are accelerating truck starts to cutting out, backfiring, undrivable, until you slow down. The code keeps retuning after I clea... Trouble codes: P1391
2001 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2C31HH46R7
Hi everyone This vehicle came in with a complaint of intermittent brief misfire on highway Unable to duplicate but concerned about rich right bank.Scan = po340,Checked engine Data found R Lt trim -19 to -21 at idle.Left close to zero to -3 .No misfire counts,b... Trouble codes: P0340
2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L No Start VIN: 2D7KB31YX3
Have checked powers & grounds several time, no start & odometer reads no bus, no comunication from computer.No 5vt ref at sensors, no power too igniton coil & injectors. Turn ASD relay on manuley, get 12 vts at coil & injectors & voltage at O2 fuses, still no ...
1986 Jeep Grand Wagoneer 5.9L Compressor VIN: 1JCNJ15U9G
I converted ac system to r134a and replaced the drier. charged it up to 80% of r12 amount which is 36oz. I tetsed temp at ducts. system goes down to 32-33 degrees at idle. customer picked car up and then a couple of days later stated that when driving ac gets ...
1998 Jeep Cherokee SE 4.0L engine VIN: 1J4FJ67S7W
Trying to take engine out and my eyes not being what it use to be cannot tell what socket fits the 2 top transmission mounting bolts..They appear to be an inverted torx,E12 is too small and E14 is too big..E13 I don't have and cannot seem to find one..Maybe so...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L blend door actuator VIN: 1J4GW68N1X
I think I might have burned myself on this one by replacing a still functioning factory blend door actuator(the side that is buried between the case and the firewall as a preventive measure with a Dorman replacement, since it appeared different,suspicious , I ...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L ignition theift system VIN: 1J46W58S2X
jeep theift system wont let run sometimes . dealer made a new key and said it was done ? it has a code p1685 century immobilizer module identification key ? also transponder communications malunction ? can i fix anything on this and not have to be reprogramed ...

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2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L relay
As i posted i felt like a dumb ass was looking down from the top at the switch on the back of compressor looked plugged in it wasnt jacked car up got under it it was there just not snapped on sorry to bother you techs with dumb ass attack
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT 2.4L Lacks power VIN: 3C8FY78G23
Thanks guys. The turbo was infact the fault. U all r # [...] Trouble codes: P1188 (Inlet air pressure sensor circuit perf fauilt).
2006 Chrysler 300 (Car) C 5.7L input speed sensor VIN: 2C3KA53G16
It was the "lead frame" unit - input speed sensor. Replacement was fairly simple & quick. I could not duplicate the problem so lab scoping this part was inconclusive. Thanks for all who helped & I could see where this part could been intermittent. I also repla...
1997 Dodge Grand Caravan LE 3.8L tach, speedometer VIN: 1B4GP54L0V
Thank you all for your help, we took the vehicle to dealer and had them program the new cluster. They told me that there was a problem with my vehicle and they could not program the cluster because of an internal ROM failure in cluster, and they need it more ...
1999 Dodge Durango 5.2L In gear closed throt VIN: 1B4HR28Y4X
Thank you to everyone who replied with advice. Ultimately this Durango had no engine related issues. All data and testing retrieved during testing showed all engine controls normal. We started to suspect a transmission related issue. We talked to a transmi...
2003 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1D4HS48N73
Thanks for the replies I replaced both cam & crank sensors , the truck has not acted up yet, I also had to relearn the idle speed. Trouble codes: P0340.
2005 Dodge Durango ST 4.7L timing chain VIN: 1D4HB48N55
guidesworn major insalled chain kit seem ok now thanks for the info it helped on the job
2007 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1D8G958KX7
Hi guys. Have been unsucseful with this one and have advied owner to take it to the dealer. I did check the harness and I did have a power and earth for my oxy sensor. I could not get a pin out for the ecu so was unable to trace it back there. Have asked the c... Trouble codes: P0052 (Sensor Heater Control Circurt High).
2008 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT 3.8L pads VIN: 1D8HN54P48
Wow I hope many people don't own these vehicles. 90% of the replies that came in on this vehicle said it is normal for the brakes to wear out this fast! We thoroughly tested all parts of the brake system and could find no problem with the functioning of the sy...
1995 Plymouth Voyager SE 3.3L ignition VIN: 2P4GH45R9S
Ennis from Californial suggested checking the speedo circuit which proved to be ok in spite of the code 15 set. Larry from Virginia suggested checking the blue white wire for shorts. Wiggle testing proved negative on this wire and on the orange/black wire s...
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