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2008 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 4.0L No Start VIN: 2A8HR64X28
Hello Everyone, We have this minivan and it was towed in with a no start. It cranks fine, and will only run with carb cleaner. So that tells me that spark is good. We have 60psi FP at the rail, and have great fuel volume, so my pump is good. I can not access t...
2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall
Customer calls with an issue of a near stall after the first startup of the day. The engine starts immediately, RPMs reach idle speed and then drop to 400 RPM before settling back at a normal idle. This only happens after sitting over night with temperatures b... Trouble codes: P0602 (ECM Fueling Calibration Error), P1689 (No Communication Between ECM and Injection Pump Module)
2002 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L No Start VIN: 2B8GP44332
Hello and thank you for any input on this vehicle, scoped cam and crank sensors on scanner and are in synck. when koeo asd relay activates and fuel pressure is normal. activate asd and fuel pump relay, normal activate coils and we have spark, when we activate ...
2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.7L interior, cargo, and fog lamps VIN: 1D7HA18D33
This vehicle has no fog lights, interior dome lights (instrument cluster/dash lights OK), and no cargo light (brake light portion OK). Instrument cluster sets error messages for short/open at cargo and dome lights, but nothing for fog lamps. Ran chrysler diagn...
2005 Dodge Caravan SE 2.4L Cuts out, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on
The van came in with no power & THE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON.I scanned the computer & found The dtc P0016. I replaced both the ckp & cmp sensors.Same problem.I checked the timing chain the best I could without a teardown & there did not seem to be much slack in i... Trouble codes: P0016 (Crank/cam misalingnment)
2007 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck ST 6.7L hater hose VIN: 3D7ML48A27
6.7l cummins customer has concern with blown heater hose replaces hose and blows again within a few days coolant smells heavily of combustion suspect either a warped or cracked cylinder head especially due to mileage and 100hp performance tuner added to vehicl...
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Cuts out VIN: 1J46258S0V
we recieved the jeep & found the distributor shaft was worn bad, replace distributor & there is still an intermittant missfire. sometimes when you start cold it will miss once or twice, kind of like a chug & then it is ok. take the jeep on a drive & it may or ...
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L transmission VIN: 1J4GZ58S1W
Hi I have a 1998 JEEP/GRAND CHEROKEE LAREDO/TSI/4.0L I6 MPI OHV The transmission runs hot and after that the transmission looses power. It also has irrugular shifting parterns. it takes a long time to shift from 1-2 and after that it runs perfect untils the tr...
2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Instrument cluster, power windows VIN: 1J4GW58N7Y
We have looked at this vehicle three times now. This is a very intermittent problem which makes things worse. As you are driving down the road occasionally all of the warning lights on the instrument cluster light up and the gauges drop out. Also when this hap...

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1992 Dodge Stealth R/T 3.0L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: JB3XD64B5N
Hello there I did fix this one. It turned out to be the power transister AKA the ignition module. Replaced that and it fired right up and the codes went away. Thanks for your help. Trouble codes: 44 (ignition coil- power transister unit 1 and 4 cyl), 52 (ignition coil- power transister unit 2 and 5 cyl), 53 (ignition coil- power transister unit 3 and 6 cyl).
2002 Dodge Stratus SE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4B3AG42G02
Went in this morning was going to hook up scope and start looking, but last night Long from Texas had emailed me. Terry from Missouri and Jay from Texas hit it today on email also. Wrong cam reluctor at the back of the camshaft. Different years use differnet r... Trouble codes: 335 (crank position sensor), 340 (camshaft position sensor).
2007 Dodge Charger SXT 3.5L Extended crank VIN: 2B3LA43G47
Well I did not receive vehicle back in shop until yesterday. I pulled the injector rail to check for any leaks and I have none. What I did find is that RPM PID and Cam/Crank sync PID on scan tool are showing nil on RPM and not synced when event happens. Cranki...
1998 Jeep Cherokee Classic 4.0L Calipers, pads? VIN: 1J4FJ68S8W
Well, owner has decided to put off repairing this car for a while as funds are limited. What I've learned is that the most common causes for these sorts of weird brake issues not caused by calipers are MC hydraulic / booster rod issues, and some mechanical qu...
2006 Jeep Wrangler X 4.0L Shifting VIN: 1J4FA39S96
Thank you to all that replied. Customer has not yet returned for us to continue on this vehicle.
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