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2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited 2.4L No Start VIN: 3C8FY68B72
This pt came in customer said it died on road thought he heard a pop.Car was tail hooked into shop as no start. I am at a loss checked timing,fuel,fire,inj.pulse,cam&crank signal. Have went through trouble shooter on solus and car has no codes. Timing belt is ...
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT 2.4L MIL Lamp on, Limp mode VIN: 3C8FY78G13
Hello to all and thank you in advance. I have a 2003 PT Cruiser with a 2.4 Turbo automatic trans. Car come in with idle problem, intermittently going into limp mode and check engine light. I tuned car up plugs wires and plenum gasket by customer request. Car i... Trouble codes: P0344 (Camshaft position sensor intermittent), P0304 (Cylinder 4 misfire)
2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L transmission range sensor VIN: 2C8GM6843R
Vehicle came in with engine light on and when in park/neutral all gears in cluster illuminate,normal in reverse and drive and autostick is not working. Engine code p0850 park/neutral switch rationality. Vehicle starts in all gears checked feed and grounds to t...
1999 Dodge Durango 5.2L Misfire, popping noise VIN: 1B4HS28Y6X
Hey guys. I have a tough one here. I got this durango about a week ago for a popping noise under load. It is a carlot vehicle. Yippee! Everything i have checked looked ok, with the exception of cylinder 2 slightly misfiring. Compression was ok, so I ran a leak...
2001 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L hvac/abs VIN: 1B4GP44381
Need a little advice. This van will pop the abs/brake light on while driving. At the moment this happens the ac compressor cuts-out. If you cycle the key off the problem goes away. Sometimes this may not happen again for weeks. If you scan for codes while the ...
2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.7L Unknown VIN: 1D7HU18N93
truck is single zone a/c system. came in with on heat setting getting cold air on driv side & warm air on pass side - switch to a/c gets cold on drivers side then hot on pass side - looking for info before pull blend door box checked charge on a/c system - goo...
2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck SLT 5.9L No Start VIN: 3D7LS38C75
About 2 months ago, we put an evaporator in. The truck ran fine for a week. The truck died on him. WE towed it back tothe shop. There had been an issue with the ignition switch. I replaced the ignition swith, and the two main power wires had gotten hot, so I i...
1983 Jeep CJ7 4.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1JCCN87E1D
Help. We have an old school Jeep. We haven't worked on carbureted vehicles in a long, long time. This one is giving us fits. Vehicle misses, lacks power and stalls. History of Jeep: 1. Jasper reman engine installed 2. fiberglass body 3. new distributor 4. new ...
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Hesitation, Cuts out, power loss VIN: 1J4GW48S92
Hey fellow iATNers, This Jeep came in for routine service. A full tune and fuel filter was included. Vehicle was delivered to customer running fine. It came back the next day with hard start, lack of power complaint. Fuel pressure was 20psi. We thought fuel p...
2007 Jeep Wrangler Sahara 3.8L compressor clutch
Thanks in advance for your help. I'm trying to fix this thing over the phone. This is my niece's Jeep. They hooked up the battery backwards and blew a few fuses. Now the AC compressor clutch won't come on. My brother asked me where the ac relay is and I don't ...

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2001 Chrysler Intrepid 2.7L all Electrical VIN: 2B3HD56U91
Thanks everyone for the Replies I cleaned the Battery terminals and checked for voltage drop and haven't experienced any other issues with the vehicle. Delivered car to customer and have had no complaint yet with the car thanks again for the help. Vince, (Fi...
2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L Trans range sensor VIN: 2C8GF684X4
Thanks for the help, Dennis was right, I had a broken ground cable. We used some battery cable repair stuff to add a little length to the cable.
2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Starting VIN: 3C4FY48B44
first thank all you guys for great responses.thank you john from pennsylvania and david from was loosed ground harness at right front inner fender.guess my customer spend over $1500.00 at dealership for just loosed ground harness but still had same p...
2004 Chrysler Sebring 2.7L No Start VIN: 1C3EL46R04
we fix this car,it was the wrong timing chain kit,we scope the crank and cam sensor when first came in and you could see they were off.we got the other shop bring the old chain and sprockets,the window were way off to the new.put right one on,everything is ok.... Trouble codes: P1391.
2005 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L Unknown VIN: L25R116085
was leaking in to trany cooler had big dent in condensor and condensor is part of the trany cooler on this van
2008 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 4.0L Ignition VIN: 2A8HR44H48
Thanks to everyone that replied , I sent this to the chrysler dealer to replace and program - i do not have any toll to program this . Again thanks
2001 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2C31HH46R7
Thanks to all who replied.Recieved comments regarding timing issue,Cat problem and needed. Further testing showed vehicle has a loose timing chain affecting timing.Customer declined repair feeling it is not cost effective. Francis Trouble codes: P0340.
2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L Cooling Systems VIN: 2B3HD46R62
Hey all and thank you so much for all of the wonderful advice. A couple people mentioned that if I have never done the pump not to. I wouldn't be much of a tech if I ran from the unknown. Anyhow, I called the customer after reading everyones replies and told h...
2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L hard warm start VIN: 3D3U28C13G
No amount of planning beats blind luck. I had a lot of good suggestions. I couldnt find any fitting leaks. I had a suggestion for a quick test for the high pressure regulator which I misunderstood. This is where the blind luck came in. I went to test the casca...
2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.7L valve train VIN: 1D7HU18D33
This car is still sitting in my lot. I talked to the customer and informed him that we would need to pull the intake to take a look see. He didn't have any money to go past the check out we already performed. It's funny that the customer was from the body s...
2003 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L Mechanical VIN: 1D4HR38N03
Im going to close this request, thanks to all that answer it in the first place and Al, your experience gave me peace of mind appreciate that.Will proceed with the repair and update if anything more bizar happens
2004 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2B3HD56M04
What a learning experience. We had the Cam / Crank / 5V Ref / Ground line on the scope and drove the vehicle. Every once in awhile you would have Crank / 5V+ / Ground. The Cam signal would stay at 5v and deadline. If you disconnect the cam sensor your return v... Trouble codes: 340 (Loss cam signal), 344 (Cam signal intermittent).
2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck ST 4.7L Timing chain VIN: 1D7HA16N44
Hi all & thank for all of your great ideas. When the customer had come back after 4 days he said that the truck was much better than what it had been. After I had done the engine oil flush & change it was the same but after he put a little over 300 miles on it...
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