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|1998 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.3L Bcm VIN: 1C4GT64L2W
Hi Guys, I usually do just keys and immobilizers but this one seems to be security related. We replaced a BCM in customers van. Original complaint was not security related, but was traced to bad BCM. We replaced the BCM with a used one, exact same part # , and...
|2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 3.9L Engine VIN: 1B7HC16X81
when truck is first starts it sounds like a popcorn machine..spits sputters and backfires and it sounds like it has a major vacum leak but all hoses and conections are good after keeping it running for around 10 minutes it runs fine the rest of the day with no...
|2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L Water Pump VIN: 3D7HU18N92
I Replaced The Engine Due To The Customer Cooking It. I Used A 04 Grand Cherokee Engine. Everything Bolted Up And The Engine Runs Fine. I Replace The Water Pump Because The Pulley Was Bent When I Got The Used Engine. At This Time I Didn't Replace The Fan Or Cl...
|1992 Jeep Cherokee 4.0L Hesitation VIN: 1J4FJ28S6N
hey guys, 92 4.0 ho. it has a hesitation on accel. replaced distributor. didn't help. check tps and map and both are in spec. i tried to do a cam crank sync but the scanner wont let me it says its running. weird. it does it cold or hot. it usually does it when...
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|1985 Chrysler Laser XE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1C3BA54E3F
thanks for all the replies guys! WOW 45 replies! Thank you very much! Most of you had very good ideas! The problem was the head!! Timing was what most of you guys told me to check but I had checked the timing almost 10 times. I've checked the sprockets and ke...
|2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L No Start VIN: 3C4FY48B54
First of all, let me apologize for a delay in posting this fix. Customer was out of town and couldn't get a go-ahead for further repairs. Fix turned out to be the PCM and he opted for a used unit. During testing, I concentrated on the Coil Control, since prel...
|2006 Chrysler Pacifica Touring 3.5L EVAP System VIN: 2A8GM68426
Thanks for all the replies. all exellent and informative. Chrysler evap systems are rough. Anyway the customer wont spend anymore money on it for now and let alone diag. time. Thanks again. Trouble codes: P0457.
|1997 Dodge Intrepid ES 3.5L 2-3 shift VIN: 2B3HD46F0V
I received 13 replies!!! All of them were useful and knowledgeable!! My specific question was ansewered by many. that being, is it normal for the input rpm to drop to 0 at idle in any gear. And yes, it is. Obviously, I'm not much of a trans. guy to have ha...
|1998 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L button lights climate control VIN: 1B4GP44R8W
thank you iatn members for the accurate replies, by re-calibrating the ccm turned off the flashing lights, and i learned something new, thats always a good day.
|2007 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0L fuse 34 abs valve supply voltage VIN: 1B3HB48B67
Sorry for the delay folks. Vehicle has yet to return for repair. Ultimately, with the integrated abs unit's harness disconnected, the vehicle drove for ten miles w/ no blown fuses. Again, reconnected the control unit and blew the fuse within half of a mile @ 2...
|2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1J4FF48S9Y
Sorry it took so long to get back and close this post but the customer had not decided what he wanted to do. After waiting for weeks to decide he took it to a friend of his father, a laid off Chrysler tech, to have it checked out. If I hear back from him I wil... Trouble codes: P0351 (Coil 1 Primary Problem), P0352 (Coil 2 Primary Problem), P0353 (Coil 3 Primary Problem), P1391 (Cam or Crank sensor intermittant).
|2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.0L Jeep with lots of problems pls help!! VIN: 1J4GW58S1Y
Turned out that the interior fuse block/BCM (which are one and the same) experienced water intrusion at one point, and caused problems related to this. For a time the vehicle still would not start, but ran through the fuses again and found that the PCM fuse i...