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2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Fan VIN: 3A4FY48B86
No ac, had no freon. Found liquid line leak. While charging find no radiator cooling fan working. With scan tool can't turn fan relay number 1 on, but with all outputs on with scan tool fan cycles on and off. Can't find any location of fan relays with alldata,...
2001 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3B7HF13Y91
This one is driving me crazy. After running Mitchell's flow chart for "shorted to voltage codes" and preforming some tests that aren't in the book, everything pointed to a bad PCM. New PCM - No fix. Tried different O2 sensors - No fix. PCM data reads 4.8v all ... Trouble codes: P0132 (1/1 O2 sensor shorted to voltage), P0037 (1/2 O2 sensor heater circuit low), P0031 (1/1 O2 sensor heater circuit low), P0138 (1/2 O2 sensor shorted to voltage), P1494 (LDP switch or mechanical fault), P0135 (1/1 O2 sensor heater failure)
2001 Dodge Dakota 3.9L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1B7GG22X61
this truck got a hesitation when we accelerate the customer tell me that he crank the engine and it check the oil pressure and when the pressure goes higher then always the truck will hesitate when i will go with it.i am not able to duplicate the trouble , the... Trouble codes: P0442
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L No Start VIN: 3B7KF23681
Hello everyone, This tenant of mine buys used cars at auctions and this 2001 Dodge Ram2500 Pickup (5.9L Turbo Diesel - 24 Valve Cummins Engine); this vehicle had been upside down in a river due to an accident and this customer of ours purchased the vehicle in...
2004 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck ST 5.7L no power VIN: 3D7KU28D84
this truck came in with no power , no throttle responce, and no codes, and the lighting light flashing, I replaceed the throttle body about nine months ago ,now I replace it and only lasted two days. has anyone seen this problem , thanks for any help.
2006 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck SLT 5.9L Vibration at 45 to 65 mph VIN: 3D7KS28C96
Please help - it will be appreciated! We have a load related heavy vibration between 45 to 60 mph on this 2006 Dodge 2500 Cummins pickup. Putting the truck on the lift, and running the wheels, we can see that only the rear wheels are turning (appears to be the...
2007 Dodge Dakota ST 3.7L Misfire VIN: 1D7HE22K07
customers concern is a very intermitant rough idle, as well as sluggish acceleration. DTC's P0202, P0204, tested wires for shorted together, shorted to ground, for opens, and shorts to power, wiring all ok. checked resistance of both fuel injectors, one read 1... Trouble codes: P0202, P0204
1993 Jeep Wrangler S 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1J4FY19P1P
Electronic Spark timing fluctuates between 32deg. and 15 deg. @ 2500 rpms no load idle. The same condition occures @ 800 rpm idle with less timing variation and base timing @ 20 deg. to 10 deg. Any help on which direction to take on diagnoises? Trouble codes: 52 (sustained rich f/a condition)
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L No Start, Stall VIN: 1J4GW58N6Y
This jeep started out by stalling intermittently & immediately restarting. eventually it stalled & would stay dead for several hours at a time. when it stalled it would loose PCM communication & the 5v ref but would communicate w/all other modules, code in BCM...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1J4GW48S3Y
Hello everyone. This jeep has a cold only problem. the problem will occur for anywhere between 15 and 30 secs. it was colder this morning at 50 degrees and problem occured for about 2mins. What i noticed yesterday when it was happening was manifold vacc is low...

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2002 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L Air bag light VIN: 2C8GP64L52
Thanks for all the help. It did turn out to be the clock spring and the seat belt pretensioner. Once I found out what the resistance was supposed to be and checked out my tool with my meter it was easy. Thanks again to everyone.
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT 2.4L Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C8FY78G73
Well, Im going to have to close this one without a fix. As in the original post,I was never able to duplicate the original concern. I volt dropped all the wires, (Vref, signal and ground) for the TPS as well as the MAP sensor. I dont have access to a scope to ... Trouble codes: P0121 (TPS rationality), P0300 (Random misfires).
2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Compressor VIN: 3A4FY48B56
Thanks to all for the help received. I am at a loss at this point. I did access the TIPM and found there was no signal from the ECM to the TIPM. If I ground the wire to the TIPM's internal A/C relay, the clutch will engage & the A/C works just fine. I know thi...
2006 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) 3.3L Air Bag Light VIN: 1A4GP45R06
OK guys, here's the story on this one. Most suggested a different scan tool in order to properly read the codes so I pulled out my old trusty Snap-On MT3500. Once I plugged that scan tool in in attempt to retrieve the codes, the air bag light suddenly went off...
2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L brake warning VIN: 3A4FY58B06
tried a used cluster did not work, tried cutting the brake sense wire to cluster the light was still on. i believe the problem lies inside the under hood junction block where the brake fluid lvl sense wires end up going. i couldnt find anything that shows what...
2006 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L ABS light VIN: 2A8GP5ALX6
My Genysis scan tool does refer to the front crash sensors as Satellite Acceleration Sensors. There is one at the outside of front of both the left and right frame rails immediately behind the bumper and visible through the air inlets of it. These sensors and ...
2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited 2.4L No cold airm and high pressures (both high and low VIN: 3A4FY58B17
Hello fellow 'techies', I am glad to have this post closed now; after replacing the compressor (as many of you had thought - even as I had assumed due to the high pressure readings on both the low side and high side gauge sides). After replacing the compress...
1996 Dodge Intrepid 3.5L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2B3HD46F4T
Well I am not going to let it languish any longer and close this help request. I received replies suggesting an idle air control motor,but when the vehicle quits, it is while moving , so I doubt that is the issue. I also heard possibilities such as wiring harn...
2003 Dodge Dakota Sport 3.9L right singaling too fast VIN: 1D7HL38X83
2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7L chime VIN: 1J8GR48K57
Hi techs, Thanks for all your thoughts,suggestions and help due to my seat belt chimming. Most responses were the buckle would be the culpert. One suggestion indicated a recall update or free repair from Jeep. On this particular vehicle at our local dealer...
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