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2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring 2.4L ignition system VIN: 3C4FY58B33
I suspect a wiring issue here, and hope that someone has seen this before. This car came into my shop about 4 months ago with engine misfire codes, and a complaint of severe power loss, as if it were running on 2 cylinders. I did verify that codes were present...
2003 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L No Start VIN: WD2YD64133
Good Afternoon Group, I have here a 2003 Dodge Sprinter Van, that has a HOT-Crank-No-Start situation. Its starts up when its cold without hesitation, and the only fault codes in the CDI Control Module is Glow Plug# 2, which should have no bearing on a Hot Re...
2004 Dodge Ram 2500 SLT 5.9L Poor Idle Quality
Hello to all Cummings pros. This customer is one of my best. Despite my insisting that I am not proficient with deisel engines, he always wants me to care for his vehicle. He is a great customer and always does all the preventative maintainance and more. This ...
2005 Dodge Magnum SE 2.7L Poor Idle Quality, Loss of throttle VIN: 2D4FV48T85
The car will set throttle codes and go into throttle limp in. It is worse warm and some times will set an active code just right before the engine is started. The car also has a slight miss at times we have not pinned down. We followed the oem procedure for th... Trouble codes: P2101, P2110, P2118, B2213, B1B02
2009 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 2D8HN44E49
THIS ONE IS FIXED ALREADY JUST WANTED TO POST IT IN CASE SOMEONE ELSE HAS SAME ISSUE!! This vehicle runs decent at idle but exibits slight miss off idle and when placed under load a big hesitation and crankshaft code appears. If continuing to drive it goes int... Trouble codes: P0339 (Crankshaft circuit malfunction), P1128 (Closed loop fueling not achieved)
1993 Jeep Cherokee Country 4.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1J4FT78S4P
Vehicle fail smog on nox emissions. First test 15mph at 639nox, 25mph at 454nox.(boarder line pass) Found 02 sensor not switching, replace and recheck now at 15mph 957nox 25mph 889nox. Already check coolant sensor, 197f on scanner, bench test map sensor okay, ...
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 5.2L Starting VIN: 1J4GZ58Y8T
Vehicle came in with a dead battery, we charged the battery and tested the charging system, working ok, we tested for a parasitic draw, it would toggle from 70 ma to 255 ma every 30 seconds. We removed the fuse #7, in junction block, and it went to a steady 58...
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GW58S1X
This Jeep has driven another shop nuts and now it`s my turn. I checked compression, tried a third set of plugs, swapped out the crank sensor and upstream o2`s to no avail. Pulled fuel rail and all injectors spray a good pattern. You start this up and 30 second... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0306
2002 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L par/draw VIN: 1J4GK48K72
Battery dies at night due to draw in fuses #5 and #7. Suspect Body Control Module . Interior lights won't come on when opening door.
2007 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L Check Engine Light VIN: 1J4GL58K67
Cel on , runs fine. Checked freeze frame, sets code @ 150rpm?!. Advised customer to replace poor battery last time in due to wierd rpm reading when cel set. Wal mart took care of that for us. Code is cleared and will come back on next day. I am thinking pcm i ...

Fixes & Summaries for Chrysler
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2005 Chrysler Pacifica Touring 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C8GF68415
thanks to william,carlos & rodney spot on on knock sensor location.the 'RAT' ate 2' of lead .the void under lower intake is perfect for nesting.thanks again iatn rocks... Trouble codes: P0325.
1990 Dodge D350 5.9L glow plugs VIN: 1B7KE3681L
one of the heater relays were stuck, i changed both of them to the original ones from the dealer. thank you for your support and help guys.
1991 Dodge Dakota 3.9L shudder VIN: 1B7FL26X1M
The problem, after I drove the vehicle, was a stuck TCC solonoid, after replacing solonoid, all is well.
1996 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L cruise control VIN: 3B7MC33C0T
Got alot of good advice and appreciated all who answered... Replaced oe brake switch, same problem, tried relearn procedure,still same problem. Tested coloumn switches again still test good... Spoke to customer about switches maybe bad he was unwilling to repl...
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 4.7L Electronic VIN: 1J8GW68J42
i went back through and cleaned the main ground to the trans module and solenoids on the engine block, and it fixed the problem.
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara 3.8L Surge, backfire VIN: 1J4GA59178
After some helpful replies I checked the waveform on the fuel pump. It was almost flat lined!! Instaled new pump and waveform bounced back with the proper amount of humps per rpm. Thanks to all...
2009 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FT47B19
Thanks very much for the replies. The fix was to replace the intake manifold. This is not a bad job to do. Car been gone about two weeks the codes have not came back. Thanks again,John Trouble codes: P1217 (intake manifold position sensor high), P2200.
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