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2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L Head gasket VIN: 2C8GF68464
Guys Need a bit of advise since this is not our usual fare! We have this Pacifica with a blown gasket in the shop--somewhere the gasket appears to have failed! Having got the head bolts exposed and the thing in a position to lift the heads we now face the conu...
2005 Chrysler Pacifica Touring 3.5L starter VIN: 2C4GF68445
Our local body shop has this vehicle in their shop for body work and it won't start, and they called me to come and check this out. They had the vehicle running and the doors locked and they couldn't get in to it, so the guy took the battery cables off and too...
2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C3JY55E07
vehicle came in with check engine light on.pulled code for misfire#2. Customer says it will run a little rough only when first started. We did standard tune, plugs and wires and filters. Cleared code. We were unable to verify the problwm. It has returned and w... Trouble codes: P0302
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.9L Cuts out VIN: 1D7HU18Z72
This truck is quitting @ idle , stumbling @ cruise . We have replaced plugs , wires , cap , rotor , crank sensor , cam sensor , checked battery power & ground to pcm , fuel pressure ( a little below spec , but not dropping out completely ) , injector pulse ( 3...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L front differential VIN: 3D7HU18N72
This truck came into the shop the first time 6 months ago with the rh side front axle seal blown out. We replaced the seal and sent it on its way. Five months later after using the four wheel drive the customer called and said he heard a pop and smelled someth...
2009 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L airbag VIN: 2D4GP44R63
had this van last summer, came with Air bag coming on and off. driver squib # ciruit open DTC cam up, did some reseacrh (before I joined iTAN) found clock spring to have issues and cause this code to come up. Replaced clock spring and light went away about Dec...
1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 5.2L No Start VIN: 1J4GZ58Y9R
This Jeep came in with the classic no communication no start condition. Checked all inputs, (map, tps, vss, trans.) none shorted. Installed used pcm from a 1995 with same service number. Now the ASD and fuel pump relays cycle and CE light works. I get scan dat...
2007 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L MIL Lamp on, can't go over 30mph VIN: 1J4GL48K37
Complaint when it's damp or when it rains check engine lamp comes on and can't go over 30 mph.Turn key off then back on to start all is ok but CEL on with codes.I'm checking APP SENSOR wires appear ok. I suspect THE APP it self .What do you guys think? Thanks Trouble codes: P0652, P2127, P0934, P0340

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2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L l/f low beam VIN: 1357893567
On I-21-2011,got car to shop and replaced the HID bulb. Also found the lead from the ballast module was not seated properly in the igniter socket--seated it correctly. Also scanned for codes--none present. Customer has had vehicle out for a week-all ok now. Th...
2007 Chrysler Aspen Limited 5.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1A8HW58247
truck is fixed[ was a bad abs module. was recieving information but not calculating and moving it on. thanks Trouble codes: P0501.
2001 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4L Cooling Systems VIN: 1B3EJ46X21
thanks fellow tech turns out vechile had bad head gasket leaking hydrocarbons in coolant replace gasket vecile no cooling properly
2001 Dodge Stratus SE 2.4L timing belt VIN: 1B3EJ46X51
We got it together with just a belt and a tensioner to see if the valves were bent and to see if it would run it ran. but from the customer cranking it alot the cylinders got washed with fuel. so we had to oil them down a bit to get some good compression back...
2002 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Electronic VIN: 3B7MF33682
Well I'm happy to say it is fixed. Sorry for the delay we had a mix up with the noise filter and it took longer to get. When I first looked at the app sensor I had scoped it at the sensor. After reading your many helpful replies I decided to check it at the TC...
2004 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck SLT 5.9L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3D7KU28CX4
We found a bad wiring connector to the crank sensor installed a new pig tail connector and the problem gone. Thanks everyone for your help...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.7L All mode and temp doors VIN: 1J4GW68N6X
Sorry it has taken so long to close this. I had to schedule the vehicle back in and then I wanted to wait long enough to make sure that it was in fact fixed. All three replies were helpful and all made valid points. This did not have a micro switch on the back...
2004 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GK48K44
Thanks for all of the replies, we checked for clogged cats, Installed champion spark plugs, and scoped primary and secondary ignition patterns. No luck with any of these areas. We had to let this one go to the dealer. The dealer had it and told the customer th... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Missfire).
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