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Chrysler Repair: Chrysler issues, chrysler 300m, 1999 chrysler 300m
chrysler 300m, 1999 chrysler 300m, alternator: have u checked for blow fuses by chance? There is also a fuse link between the battery and the alternator. it should be green. If u pull the link and it is bad it will be spongy feeling a good link will be hard to pull like a normal wire. I live in the Atlanta...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee Larado, chrysler jeep grand cherokee, jeep grand cherokee
chrysler jeep grand cherokee, jeep grand cherokee, grand cherokee: the adaptive numerator is where the computer has to learn the factory of your engine and it has a max of 500 tries to do so then it throws up that code. Unplug your battery and drive it if that codes come back up again u will need to see a dealer so that...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Keyless entry not functioning: '97 minivan, drb iii, gran voyager
drb iii, gran voyager, shift position: Hi Rick, In order to program a RKE fob that isn t working you have to have one that does work, according to the manual I am working with. If none works then we have a problem that may require interfacing with the dealer s diagnostic readout box (DRB III)....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LaBaron 1991 wiper/washer doesn't work, chrysler labaron, amp fuse
chrysler labaron, amp fuse, fuse box: Hi Susan, The LeBaron Landau 4-door sedan has fuse #18 as the source for the wiper and washer. It is in turn powered by the ignition switch section that runs the radio and the turn signals, so it those are OK the ignition switch is too. So then you would...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LeBaron 1991 gears got stuck and now broke, chrysler lebaron, chrysler dealership
chrysler lebaron, chrysler dealership, shift problem: Hi Elisabeth, Unless you know of a competent and honest transmission shop, I would be inclined to have the car towed to a Chrysler dealership as they will have the most exerience and likely the parts on hand to repair the shift problem most efficiently. They...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LeBaron 92 3.0Liter, oil pressure gauge, chrysler lebaron
oil pressure gauge, chrysler lebaron, high octane fuel: It s possible you ve got a bad oil pressure sending unit or you have an oiling related issue and the gauge on your dash is actually correct. The only way to check this would be to have both an mechanical/hydraulic oil pressure gauge (mechanic s personal tool...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LeBaron convertible heater core, chrysler lebaron, document scanner
chrysler lebaron, document scanner, xerox copy: Hi Mark, I checked over a few lists that I keep about prior answers I have given and also looked thru the previously asked question list but don t find a complete procedure in detail that gives all the steps. I did find where I offered to send a xerox copy...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LeBaron, chrysler lebaron, 1987 chrysler lebaron
chrysler lebaron, 1987 chrysler lebaron, lebaron: hello diana this sounds like a 02 senser it is common to happen thoes cars . I would have it replaced and you should be ok . The cost in my shop it would cost 100 dollors the 02 senser is in the cross over pipe right ny fire wall . Good luck to u hun and...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LeBoran, dyment distribution services, wheel drive cars
dyment distribution services, wheel drive cars, front wheel drive cars: Hi Justin, If you are asking where to get a shop manual for the LeBaron Sedan V-6 of 1993, there is an outlet for the Chrysler factory manuals : Chrysler Motors Dyment Distribution Services Service Publications P.O. Box 360450 Strongsville, OH 44146...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Lebaron Convertable fuse, chrysler lebaron, power door locks
chrysler lebaron, power door locks, motor brushes: Hi Jeremy, There are two fuses, but unless you notice some other circuits are also out of order I suspect that the fuse is not your problem. The high current needed to power the motor comes from fuse cavity #3 where there is a circuit breaker rather than...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Lebaron - transmission, chrysler lebaron, gauge cluster
chrysler lebaron, gauge cluster, yahoo auto: Hi Ken, I know it can be done but how much fabrication/parts acquisition from wrecking yards will be necessary is unknown to me. I would suggest that you contact the membership of either Yahoo Auto Groups that specialize in LeBarons (don t double post because...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS 1995, 3.5 L engine/Over heating, radiator hoses, chrysler lhs
radiator hoses, chrysler lhs, water pump impeller: Hi Betty, There are quite a few reasons for the engine to run hot: air trapped in the cooling system, loss of coolant due to leakage in radiator, hoses, or engine head gasket, fan(s) not coming on when called for by temperature sensor, temperature sensor...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS, 1997: Blower only runs on high, chrysler lhs, speed blower
chrysler lhs, speed blower, conventional type: Hi Wayne, No you don t need a control module, rather you need a new component called either a blower power module (if you have an ATC type) or a blower resistor block (if you have the 4-speed conventional type control). In either case, you remove the lower...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS 99: oil in coolant, coolant out the exhaust!, head gasket leak, combustion chamber
head gasket leak, combustion chamber, chrysler lhs: Hi Matthew, You had better return the car under warranty. It has either a head gasket leak or conceiveably even worse (such as as cracked head or cracked block). Even if it just a head gasket that is a repair that now doubt will cost $500 or more to repair...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS A/C problem, chrysler lhs, diagnostic capability
chrysler lhs, diagnostic capability, body control module: Hi Kevin, I doubt that the body control module costs that much. In any case it is possible to get one from a wreck that is compatible so long as it is a similar model year and equipment. But before concluding that is the case you can do some testing of the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS OBDII monitors, obd ii systems, 97 chrysler lhs
obd ii systems, 97 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs: NO: 25-02-98 SUBJECT: I/M (Inspection Maintenance)Testing - OBD II CARB Readiness Monitor Information DATE: Oct. 23, 1998 NOTE: THIS INFORMATION APPLIES TO NATURALLY ASPIRATED (NON-TURBO) GASOLINE ENGINES. DISCUSSION: Some states that require I/M inspections...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS overheating, coolant temp, chrysler lhs
coolant temp, chrysler lhs, radiator fan: Well that answers most of my questions. The fans are supposed to only come on when the engine is hotter than it should be, or when the air conditioner is on regardless of the temp of the engine. Your problem this morning could just be a matter of the air...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS Problems with stalling, 1994 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
1994 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, dead ringer: Hi Thelma, What you experienced is a dead ringer for one of the two sensors that control the spark timing and the fuel injection pulsing to be in the process of breaking down. When they do begin to go , they get too warm when running and then stop working,...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS no spark, chrysler lhs, crank sensor
chrysler lhs, crank sensor, coil pack: Hi Courtney, You didn t mention how you checked for spark, and it may actually be present. I would try to sort that out first. If you have a spare plug, then remove one of the plug connector caps on a plug installed in the engine (twist and pull on the cap,...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS trans makes a "humm" sound. What to do?, engine oil dipstick, 2000 chrysler lhs
engine oil dipstick, 2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs: Hi Bea, I don t think that driving in 3rd instead of overdrive would have caused any damage. Humm s are hard to diagnose, even when you are right there to hear them so I can t offer much on that score. I would check the fluid level in the trans (see below)...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS transmission: limp mode with no codes, chrysler lhs, bias voltage
chrysler lhs, bias voltage, manual valve: Hi Bob, The manual valve in the valve body of the trans is what will produce the limp-in condition. So it is possible that there is a problem with that valve which is producing the limp-in behavior. So if you are absolutely certain there are no trans codes...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS transmission, 1995 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
1995 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, transmission control module: The transmission is electronically controlled and it could really be any number of things. I m kind of suprised that the dealership wanted to START with a controller because it could be something as simple as a $25.00 speed sensor acting up. With no codes...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler LHS, obd ii scanner, fuel delivery systems
obd ii scanner, fuel delivery systems, chrysler lhs: Hi Josh, Thanks for passing that along. The possibility of an intake manifold leak is not specifically mentioned in the manuals. About as close as they get is a suggestion to read the intake manifold vacuum with a gauge (after checking the ignition and fuel...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler lhs: ATC code 36, air distribution system, chrysler lhs
air distribution system, chrysler lhs, atc code: Hi Mike, The code 36 is described as Head communication failure * which might be an issue with wiring but because you say the display doesn t show up it is more likely an internal electronic problem in the ATC Control Head unit proper. My inclination would...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Minivan: Ignition key won't rotate in lock, chrysler minivan, lock cylinder
chrysler minivan, lock cylinder, steering wheel: Hi Sharon, A couple of things that might expain that: 1. The steering wheel rotational anti-theft lock may be jamming the lock cylinder from turning. Try turning the steering wheel both ways to a neutral position between the limits of its movement while...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Minivan - Wiper Failure, chrysler minivan, dodge dealer
chrysler minivan, dodge dealer, wiper motor: Hi John, I would suggest listening from outside the vehicle. The wiper motor is at the back of the engine compartment actually in the space under the grill at the very bottom of the windshield. The sound could also be a wiper motor relay, which would make...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler misfires, powertrain control module, spark coil
powertrain control module, spark coil, coil pack: Hi Randal, The code does mean that one (or more?) or the three circuits that activates the primary winding(s) of the spark coil pack is not responding properly which suggests to the controller that either a coil or a wire in the harness between the controller...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Neon 2.0i LX 1996 (P), chrysler neon, neon 2
chrysler neon, neon 2, key cylinder: Hi Richard, The Neon is a car that I have yet to obtain a manual for so I can only go on the basis of my shop manual for the 95 Sebring which was designed over a similar time period. In that context, it appears that the immboliliser is integrated into the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Neon '97 2Ltr, oil pressure sending unit, chrysler neon
oil pressure sending unit, chrysler neon, crank sensor: Cylinders two and three are on a shared circuit in the coil pack itself. Do you have spark on cylinders 1 and 4 as well? Also, the cam sensor is tied in to injector firing as well so I would check the wiring harness to make sure it s not saturated with...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Neon Engine Light & Codes, chrysler neon, neon 2
chrysler neon, neon 2, cam sensor: u should be able to replace it i dont know what tools u have. The Power steering switch is on the rack and pinion under the car. The cam sensor will cause the spit and shuddering.I live in the Atlanta area if u would like I can look at this for you...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Neon overheating, chrysler neon, engine gasket
chrysler neon, engine gasket, head gasket: I could be a head gasket or a sticky thermostat or the cooling fan may not be operating.If he used a block tester which is a chemical that changes color with the presence of exhaust fumes then he could be right.If he is scratching his head and guessing then...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler, New Yorker 3.3 Transmission, chrysler transmissions, chrysler new yorker
chrysler transmissions, chrysler new yorker, franchise type: Hi Stephen, When it goes into 2nd gear and won t shift up or down that is called limp-in mode which is a setting the trans controlled adopts when it senses something is wrong that needs servicing to prevent futher damage. What would be useful is a readout...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler New Yorker overheating, loss of coolant, white smoke, auto salvage yard, chrysler new yorker
auto salvage yard, chrysler new yorker, radiator fan: Hi Dorian, Thanks for the very detailed history. The overheating, the loss of coolant over a short period of time, and particularly the white smoke from the exhaust pipe are indications that one of the head gaskets on a bank of cylinders has begun to leak....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler New Yorker - no spark, distributor shaft, chrysler new yorker
distributor shaft, chrysler new yorker, intermediate shaft: Hi Carl, I would take a look at the gear on the intermediate shaft that drives the distributor (remove the distributor and look down the hole while a helper cranks the engine) to see if it is turning or not. It is possible that the shaft is broken if it...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler New Yorker Transmission, chrysler new yorker, gas filter
chrysler new yorker, gas filter, dollors: Hello Darla this could as simpile as a gas filter i would change the gas filter first the 1988 were know to do this when the gas filters needed to be changed I would do that simple fix first and if that does not do the trick then get back to me . Good luck...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler New Yorker won't shift properly in 1st. and 2nd. gear when cold, chrysler new yorker, controller module
chrysler new yorker, controller module, internal pressures: Hi Peter, There is possibly a problem with the controller module, but there are a number of other less costly possibilities: The fluid might be too low in the trans (check the dip stick) The engine idle speed might be too low (because of a problem with...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Newyorker 1994, haynes manual, vacuum line
haynes manual, vacuum line, calgary canada: Hi Danny, The first thought that comes to mind is that an engine mount is loose of fatigued. I haven t worked on the New Yorker but the Haynes manual says that you need to raise the engine up slightly, just enough to take the weight off the mounts. You raise...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Pacifica 2004 Dash light flashing, fuse box, chrysler pacifica
fuse box, chrysler pacifica, dash light: well u might have a few different issues the head lights are controlled by the front controller and Fuse box under the hood. The dash lights are controlled by a BCM inside so they could be related and then again not. A dealer can scan the 2 computers...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler power loss, chrysler power, chrysler voyager
chrysler power, chrysler voyager, voyager 2: hello joanne the first thing is you want to bring it to a shop and have a comprosen check done on all cyl . it should 140 on each if thire is not then u can go to the parts store and by oil eng restore it does really work . good luck to u hun and if you...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Radios: source for schematics?, howard sams, electrolytic capacitors
howard sams, electrolytic capacitors, ebay: Hi Tim, I have not seen any listings of such schematics on eBay under the Chrysler manual search heading, so I suspect Chrysler doesn t publish them. However in the past I recall that electronics trade stores (geared to the industry or repair trade as opposed...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Repair........., digital information source, coolant temp
digital information source, coolant temp, trip odometer: Hi Monica, As I concluded, I doubt that there is any other repair than what the dealer suggested so I would not spend any money for another opinion. I would not be inclined to give up on the car just because of a temporary failure of the odometer and tachometer....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Repair, chrysler line, blown fuse
chrysler line, blown fuse, fuse block: Hi David, Unfortunately I don t have wiring diagrams for the Sebring model. But similar vehicles in the Chrysler line have a second location for fuses, one of which may be blown. That is the power distribution center, an oblong black box located under the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler radiator, 1993 chrysler lebaron, chrysler lebaron
1993 chrysler lebaron, chrysler lebaron, metric bolts: hello cinde remove bolts and hoses on top of old rad. first remove fan thire is 4 10 metric bolts and tranny lines this is a 1/2 inch open end wrench . have any troulble get back to me and i will help you good luck to you hun and you have a pretty name pet...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler rear disk rotors/emergency brake hubs, chrysler town and country, rotor hub
chrysler town and country, rotor hub, brute force approach: Hi Dave, Not a problem... I would suggest based on my similar set up in an 89 LeBaron coupe that the best way to break it loose is to put the wheel back on and rock the car forward and back until it breaks loose the hub from the shoes. If you have grease...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring 1997: stall/restart problem, chrysler sebring, cable clamp
chrysler sebring, cable clamp, clutch pedal: Hi Debbie, I am not sure if you mean by start : just the action of the starter motor or that PLUS the actual catch of the engine and sustained running? If you mean the former, that the starter motor doesn t respond immediately in Park, then that would...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring 2.4L no start, exhaust gas recirculation valve, oil filler cap
exhaust gas recirculation valve, oil filler cap, volt ohm meter: Hi Ronald, You didn t mention the year but I ll assume its a 96-7 otherwise it wouldn t give you an error code via the check engine light. For those years, the 43 means a multiple cylinder misfire, which may have been present before you did the tune-up....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring 2003 Heat issues, blower motor resistor, heater hoses
blower motor resistor, heater hoses, chrysler sebring: Hi Hadi, As explained in my statement of expertise I am not equipped with manuals beyond 99 so be aware of that limitation. But let me offer a couple of ideas: one is that there may be air trapped in the heater water line which is impairing its flow....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring, chrysler sebring, variable intensity
chrysler sebring, variable intensity, hi adam: Hi Adam, On the AC it appears that you have a bad compressor because of the oil (refrigerant?) leaking. There is probably some excessive resistance to rotation because of a bad bearing and that is why the drive belt is slipping and melting. I would be inclined...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring, amp fuse, chrysler sebring
amp fuse, chrysler sebring, beautiful car: when the fuse is replaced U turn the key over but dont start it do u hear the fuel pump work for 1-2 seconds then stop? If yes then u would say u have a bad starter or ign switch. I would start with the starter first sense u hear a click then nothing...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring Conv. Elecrical short, sebring convertable, sebring conv
sebring convertable, sebring conv, chrysler sebring: Hi Rich, There is one module that centralizes all or nearly all of the systems that are adversely affected: the body control module. I am not certain which of two possible locations it is located at: under the dash adjacent to the fuse box or on the right...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring Convert. Heating, sebring convertable, chrysler sebring
sebring convertable, chrysler sebring, control doors: Hi Jon, I don t know of any specific way to add fluid to the 2.7 system. Might it be that the fluid should be added to the overflow bottle so that it is sucked into the system when it cools down? On the dexcool (orange), I understood it to be more resistant...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring Engine Noise, chrysler sebring, first five minutes
chrysler sebring, first five minutes, rubber belt: Hi Amy, Thanks for the generous evaluation. May I note that unless the noise is present when you take the car to the dealer they won t know exactly what to do, in all likelihood. So if possible I would suggest that you try my listening tube approach when...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring JXi 1997, chrysler sebring jxi, chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring jxi, chrysler sebring, coolant temperature: P.S. The significance of the range selector being at fault is that for the trans to do a proper gear ratio self- test and conclude there is or is not a fault, it has to have the correct information as to what gear it is in. Thus the need to correct the range...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring LXI coupe Engine Module, chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring lxi coupe
chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring lxi coupe, chrysler sebring: Hello Dave. I haven t heard that this sort of failure is common, but I am an amateur do it yourself type of expert so I would not have much of a basis for knowing the frequency of failure. About all that I can suggest is that you may be able to verify the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring LXi 2000, chrysler sebring, abs light
chrysler sebring, abs light, atlanta area: u used after market pads the wrong ones, Locked up caliper. The abs only is used when a wheel is going slower or faster then another and u know its in use the abs light will flash on the dash. If u live in the Atlanta area i would look at it for u. ...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring LXi 2001:dash board lights out., illumination lights, check fuse
illumination lights, check fuse, chrysler sebring: Hi Ziggy, I need to know if you have a convertible or a sedan vehicle as both are Sebring but they have different wiring. I will have to look up that answer...it is the first I have heard about such an inverter as relates to the cluster illumination. There...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring Seat Mechanism, recliner mechanism, chrysler sebring
recliner mechanism, chrysler sebring, lbs torque: FRONT SEAT RECLINER REMOVAL Remove seat from vehicle. Refer to appropriate procedure found in this section. Clamp the shoulder belt at seat belt bezel Clamp Shoulder Belt , or the belt will winding up on the retractor and lock. If the belt is wound up...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Sebring, chrysler sebring, deacon jones
chrysler sebring, deacon jones, chrysler dealer: Hi Jatta, Well for $787 you could certainly try some other approaches. There is supposed to be a filter on the outlet of the tank so I would question doing all the other services except draining and cleaning the tank. In fact, I would begin by changing the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Seibring axle repalcement, chrysler seibring, wheel hub
chrysler seibring, wheel hub, passanger side: Hi Kyle, The manuals for the late 90s suggest that it is o.k. to use a prybar placed between the inner tripod joint housing that the transaxle housing case to lever the shaft out of the trans. There is a snap ring that you have to overcome to get the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Speed Sensor on Transaxle, input sensor, degree weather
input sensor, degree weather, chrysler town: Hi Arnie, My last reply summarized the matter as best as I can. The Chilton s covers a broad range of years and is non-specific as to location of the sender. Please review what I wrote yesterday. You either have the older style mounted on the tansaxle housing...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler seabring fuel filter, chrysler seabring, rubber gloves
chrysler seabring, rubber gloves, fuel spray: Hi Ami, It certainly could be a clogged fuel filter and if it hasn t been changed for sometime that would be an inexpensive first step to see if that solves the problem. The usual place for the filter is just in in front if the fuel tank, under the car...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler seat belt retractor jammed, highway safety commission, chrysler corp
highway safety commission, chrysler corp, sebrings: Hi Alan, Unfortunately I am not familiar with the Sebring body, and I really haven t had to repair any retractors on my LeBaron. I would suggest that you check to see if there is not a release button at the rear of the door opening which should cause the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler sebring lxi right blinker stays on, left blinker, chrysler sebring
left blinker, chrysler sebring, body style: Hi Bless, It sounds to me like a failure of the switch that is associated with the turn signal lever that has failed. But just in case, let me know the year model, and the body style (sedan or convertible) and I can take a look if I have the manual that covers...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler security system, chryslar, tail lamps
chryslar, tail lamps, key cylinder: Hi Shane, That is great news! I guess that you mean the main car battery was shot; if not, let me know because I assume there isn t some sort of a NiCd battery or such in the theft module. Thanks for letting me know that it worked out so I can add that to...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler stalls in winter, chrysler town and country, coolant temp
chrysler town and country, coolant temp, engine controller: Hi Vishal, The most likely reason is that the coolant temp sensor has gone inaccurate so that there is no enrichment of the mixture when the engine is cold. That sensor is located next to the thermostat housing and has 2 wires (tan/black and black/light blue)....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C 1996 engine light, chrysler town, engine controller
chrysler town, engine controller, digit numbers: Hi Greg, While the light may be provoked by pollution stuff, there are other possible causes, so we need to get more specific information out of the engine controller to find exactly what is the problem it has recognized. It may be possible for you to ask...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T & C 1997 "service engine soon" light, obd ii reader, kurt hoffmann
obd ii reader, kurt hoffmann, climate system: Hi Kurt, Any problem with communication to the engine controller is challenging. When you say the scanners don t... communicate does that mean that absolutely no response from a query or do they get a specific P plus 4 digit code that has that meaning?...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C 1998: effect of removing catalytic converter?, gas mileage, cat converter
gas mileage, cat converter, hi mike: Hi Mike, The cons are or course more HC and possibly CO outputs. The pros are reduced back pressure. I can t think of anything else on that score. I suspect that your light is on because the downstream sensor is either no longer there/connected or at least...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T & C 2000 starting problem plus transmission, 4 digit numbers, transmission controller
4 digit numbers, transmission controller, fluid leak: Hi Tom, One way to get some direction would be to have the engine and transmission controller memories readout for any stored fault codes that the systems may have recognized. That costs about $40 or you can often get a free readout at Autozone parts stores,...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C Front blower motor replacement, blower motor, hi chris
blower motor, hi chris, grommet: Hi Chris, My 98 manual says there are four (4) screws so see if you can locate the fourth. Unfortunately the drawing shows only 3 so the fourth may be hidden from view. Then you remove the wiring grommet and disconnect the plug. Feed the wiring thru the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T and C fueling problems, filler nozzle, filler tube
filler nozzle, filler tube, minimum speed: Hi Joe, I have that same problem with an old BMW that has a very sharp turn in the filler tube just at the opening. I have tried to rotate the filler nozzle to various positions and also to push the nozzle into the filler hole less deeply with modest success....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C instrument lights, radio lamps, control lamps
radio lamps, control lamps, fuse box: Hi Stuart, I am limited to a 98 manual, but the wiring is probably similar if not identical. If you mean all the instrument panel lights, not just the cluster (e.g. radio lamps, heater control lamps, rear blower control switch illumination, etc.) then that...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C Overhead Console, negative battery cable, evic
negative battery cable, evic, electronic module: REMOVAL - OVERHEAD CONSOLE Disconnect and isolate the remote negative battery cable. Remove the overhead console retaining screw, located in the front of console. Using your fingertips, grasp the sides of the overhead console and pull straight down evenly...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C - PCM - Gauges not working, radio fan, body control module
radio fan, body control module, front wheel drive: I wish u lived close to me because i know what your prob is with out even looking at it. Your mechanic does not have Chrysler experience so he wont have much of a clue to what I am about to tell u. If u can get a hold of the codes that they got from the BCM...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C problems, chrysler products, engine controller
chrysler products, engine controller, digit numbers: Hi Deanna, I have one more suggestion for your problem. While you didn t tell me which engine you have, one of the most likely culprits is the EGR valve on the exhaust manifold to intake manifold connection pipe. When you slow down to near idle that valve...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C radiator fan relay, amp fuse, valid diagnosis
amp fuse, valid diagnosis, coolant system: P.S. I should also mention that you can test the fan circuit relay by simply turning on the A/C. The fans are always on when the A/C is in use. Roland Hi Joe, Has it been proven to your satisfaction that the relay has gone bad again? Have you verified...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T & C rear wiper, stub shaft, motor shaft
stub shaft, motor shaft, rear hatch: Hi Glenn, I haven t worked with any arms on vans or on cars older than my 89 LeBaron. But a manual that I have for the 96 Cirrus/Stratus describes front windshield arms that appear to have some sort of a removable trim cover at the pivot point which hides...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C starting, chrysler town and country, dash lights
chrysler town and country, dash lights, seattle area: Check out dodgeforum.com or chryslerforum.com there is several posts on there about the repair of the broken solder point. If it cant be done then u will need a new one which i think would be dealer only. Any way u look at it u will need the new board re...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C Van/Alarm Going Off, battery cables, battery connection
battery cables, battery connection, vechile: Hi Jorge, Yes if the battery current is interrupted the lights will flash and the engine no start feature will be activated (but not the horn). So if it is doing that it may indeed be a flakey battery connection due to the corrosion at the clamps that you...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C van 1999: radiator fans don't work, coolant temp, radiator fans
coolant temp, radiator fans, proper temp: Hi Brian, No there is only one fuse, #24 (40 amp) shown in my 98 shop manual. However, if the coolant temp sensor is working (and if it weren t the engine would probably not run well because it needs that sensor to set the mixture based on knowing the proper...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler T&C won't start, phillips head screwdriver, screw driver
phillips head screwdriver, screw driver, metal tip: Hi Greg, That hard vibration along with the code 43 means that one of the primary circuits that operate the low voltage side of the spark coil is not functioning properly (not drawing sufficient current to operate the high voltage secondary winding of the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town and Country-AC and Heat controls do not work, chrysler town and country, pink wire
chrysler town and country, pink wire, heat unit: Hi Glen, The blowers are powered from a different fuse than the brown/pink wire so that is not surprising. I don t see any other voltage supply for the part of the panel that is not working, so it has to be something internal to that panel. You could open...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town and Country Body Control Module, chrysler town and country, diagnostic capabilities
chrysler town and country, diagnostic capabilities, approximate model: Hi Tom, The answers to your questions depend upon the approximate model year of your van and the diagnostic capabilities of the shop. The information necessary to operate the cluster is digital and is transported around the vehicle on a data bus. The problem...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town & Country heating system, roland roland, coolant system
roland roland, coolant system, hearing the wind: Hi Jim, A couple of possibilities: first feel the radiator and see if it really seems to be at around 200F which would be consistent with the gauge reading. It might be that the gauge is optomistic and you really have a thermostat that is opening at too low...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town & Country lock problem, side kick panel, chrysler town
side kick panel, chrysler town, interior panel: Hi Kristi, Sorry to be slow in replying. I got the question but the home site of Allexperts was down for most of the day so I couldn t respond. On your door lock snafu, it would be good to know if it is or is not a factory installed system. If you bought...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town & Country Rear Windshied Wiper Motor, rear windshield wiper, switch signals
rear windshield wiper, switch signals, fuse box: Hi Chris, You didn t mention the year of your T & C so I am a little limited in my response. I suspect that what has happened is that the internal switch and or diode inside the motor unit may have been damaged by the ice chunk collision. I don t see fuse...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town Country Van 1999 electrical shut off, solenoid switch, chrysler town
solenoid switch, chrysler town, electrical response: Hi Wendy, It is sometimes necessary to leave it with an auto electric tech to drive so that they can experience the shut down in person when it happens. If it won t replicate your experience when you bring it in then it is a puzzle for them. It sounds like...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Town and Country Van dying, chrysler town and country, chrysler town and country van
chrysler town and country, chrysler town and country van, coolant temp: Hi Urban, I hate to see you throw more money at parts that may not solve the problem (e.g. the coil pack). Why not check the resistances of the primary and secondary coils at the time the engine is acting up? Carry an ohmmeter with you and when the problem...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Transmission "Limp in Mode", chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus, aircraft electrician: Hi Michael, Did you take the car to a Chrysler dealer for that readout? If not then it may not have been done with a reader that is capable of accessing the fault codes for the transmission. If the check engine light is coming on, or even if the trans is...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Transmission, concorde lxi, chrysler transmissions
concorde lxi, chrysler transmissions, franchise type: Hi Gene, I don t think the coil pack change out is related to the start of the trans problem, probably just coincidental. It sounds like you have taken good care of the trans so hopefully it is minor. But it is a good idea to use the Chrysler branded fluid...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler town & country 1997, windshield wipers, water overflows
windshield wipers, water overflows, intake plenum: Hi Gregg, This is due to the drainage opening for the air intake plenum below the grill that is right in front of the windshield being clogged with debris. I don t know whether the drain outlet could be accessed to try and clean it out and if not then you...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Van Electrical System, sound escapes, fuse box
sound escapes, fuse box, chrysler town: P.S. Hi Russell, I just recalled that the 28 fuse also powers some of the memories in other units so pulling that one might not be a solution. If you can tell me exactly what you are trying to correct about the locks I can give it another try. Roland ...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Van Front End, chrysler company, rubber insulation
chrysler company, rubber insulation, chrysler vehicles: Hi Bill, I have to admit a lack of experience with the van line of Chrysler vehicles (but I never claimed expertise either :) About all I can offer is that I haven t had similar questions from other van owners yet, so I don t believe it is a weak point in...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Van LXI, mobile locksmith, lock cylinder
mobile locksmith, lock cylinder, start positions: Hi George, This sort of problem seems to be more prevalent than I would expect. Lets assume that the key has not worn to such an extent that it won t mesh with the tumblers in the lock cylinder, but if you have another ignition key you might try using that....

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Van transmission, stops group, spark coil
stops group, spark coil, secondary ignition: Hi Althea, I noticed that you had asked a further question about whether the van might cut off and not restart. If the miss has to do with spark plugs or timing it would probably give you fair warning of such an occurence (hard or no start when you first...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Voyager 1997, chrysler voyager, safety precaution
chrysler voyager, safety precaution, freon: are u looking for the pop off valve it built onto the compressor it does not need replacing it is there as a safety precaution for when stupid people add to much freon into the system and it builds up over 400psi so the pressure has to go some where. Take...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Voyager 2000 4 cyl. overheating, chrysler voyager, fan motors
chrysler voyager, fan motors, private choice: Hi Greg, Thanks for that info about the new location (in 98 it was where I described it to be). If there is no possibility that it is really clipped into the holder (you might buy the replacement first, at the dealer, just to see what they give you) then...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Voyager 2000 missing, chrysler voyager, plymoth voyager
chrysler voyager, plymoth voyager, compression issue: A flashing check engine light means a misfire is occuring and possible catalyst damage.being a 4 cylinder plug wire arcing is very possible .When you replace the wires make sure you look at coil electrodes to make they aren t green and growing.The comment...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Voyager '98 Back-up Light failure, chrysler voyager, fuse box
chrysler voyager, fuse box, dipstick tube: Hi Karen, If you have checked fuse #12 and verified that it actually is conducting voltage (sometimes a subtle crack can occur which fools you to thinking it is good), then you would focus your attention on the park/neutral/back-up switch mounted on the side...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Voyager starting problem, chrysler voyager, fuse box
chrysler voyager, fuse box, fuel gauge: Hi Zahid, The egr valve on the 2.0 is located at the rear of the engine at the corner that is nearest to the driver (if this is a left hand drive vehicle, otherwise nearest to the passenger). It has two pipes: one coming from the exhaust manifold on the firewall...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler voyager heating system?, air distribution system, chrysler voyager
air distribution system, chrysler voyager, heating radiator: Hi Francis, There are at least two possible pressurized systems that are part of the heater/AC unit: the heated coolant and the refrigerant. I will have a 98 Chrysler shop manual in a day or so and will have more specifics but for now I would try to determine...

Chrysler Repair: Where to get Chrysler wiring diagrams, chrysler service manuals, postal mail
chrysler service manuals, postal mail, ebay: Hi Jim, There is a commercial site that charges around $15 for a year of access called Alldata.com where you probably can get the pages. I have chosen to find and buy the Chrysler service manuals used on eBay. It may take a while to find one at a fair price,...

Chrysler Repair: My Chrysler, chrysler new yorker, chrysler dealership
chrysler new yorker, chrysler dealership, msg forums: Hi Noreen, Well maybe the battery was flakey and that was causing the engine to stall, though the alternator is supposed to put out sufficient voltage and current to operate the engine without the battery (at least at road speed, but maybe not with lights...

Chrysler Repair: Chryslers Sebring convertible, lxi, sebring
lxi, sebring, thankyou: Dennis,I could make a good joke but I know this is important to you !!the battery is in front of the front tire . If you turn the wheel all the way, you can remove it without removing the wheel.In the shop,we jack it up ,pull off the wheel& un-bolt it.First...

Chrysler Repair: Chryslr 1996 Sebring cooling leak, 2.5 V-6, chrysler sebring, coolant hose
chrysler sebring, coolant hose, head gasket: Hi Mary, It would be good to define if at all possible whether the leak is in the waterpump s bearing, which would cause water to flow from the timing cover at the front of the engine onto the ground; or from the o-ring seal of the pipe that returns water...

Chrysler Repair: Chrystler LHS ATC heater temp problem, code 23, volt supply, feedback signal
volt supply, feedback signal, voltage supply: Hi Alan, The 23 code says that the feedback signal from the blend air door, which is the one that controls the temperature of the air, has for some reason failed. The ATC controls that door but to do it properly it has to get a feedback signal telling it...

Chrysler Repair: Chrystler T & C 98 died, not getting fuel, starter fluid, fuel gauge
starter fluid, fuel gauge, chrystler: Hi Eric, The fuel filter is an inexpensive and easy replacement, located under the van near the fuel tank. But without some verification that the pressure in the line is below expectation it is not a certainty that is the problem. To get adequate spray from...

Chrysler Repair: Chyrsler neon security system. Can you defeat it? (SKIM keys lost), auto theft prevention, digital signals
auto theft prevention, digital signals, engine controller: Hi Lee, I don t have enough experience the SKIM system to know of any way of beating the alarm. It is handled by electronic digital signals that are integrated into the engine controller circuitry so you can t just jump one wire to another as you could with...

Chrysler Repair: Chysler T&C 2001 electrical problem, automatic door locks, chysler
automatic door locks, chysler, radio works: Sounds like the body control module wigged out a little bit.You may be able to bring it back if you unplug all 4 or 5 of its plugs then reconnect them.If you go under the drivers side dash all the way back on the fire wall to the left is where it is mounted.Or...

Chrysler Repair: Chysler town and country 2003 front disc pads, chrysler town and country, disc pads
chrysler town and country, disc pads, thire: hello mike first jack the front of the van up useing jack stands . then remove the front wheels . then remove both front capliers thire two holding the caplier top and botton take a thin pry bar remove the capliers and then pull out old pads . if you have...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrius cuts off, hick ups, crank sensor
hick ups, crank sensor, diagnostic work: It s going to be kind of hard to tell you which component is failing given the lack of fault codes. An EGR valve typically won t cause a stalling out while just cruising down the road. Hick-ups, surges and stalling at a stop or at initial start-up yes....

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus 1995 Transmission Trouble, solenoid pack, cirrus lxi
solenoid pack, cirrus lxi, hydraulic controls: Hi Aditya, Thanks for the detailed history of the problem. The codes could mean two general problem areas: the hydraulic controls related to the valve body/solenoids/ fluid pump,or an internally damaged overdrive clutch. The former would be serviceable...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus 1997 Code 43: multiple misfires, intake manifold gasket, engine vacuum
intake manifold gasket, engine vacuum, manifold vacuum: The code is based upon the detection of minor missing which causes subtle differences in the rpm as each cylinder fires to produce its rotational input (crankshaft speed sensor is the detector involved). The Chrysler troubleshooting manual lists the possible...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus 2.5L v6 Limp mode, solenoid pack, independent garage
solenoid pack, independent garage, obd codes: Hi Derryl, I would be hard pressed to find Brenda s question without a date record, but in any case I suggest that you get a full readout via the underdash plug which will access the transmission controller which is usually (depending upon year) not accesses...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus 95 v6 2.5l stalls, idle fluctuates, vacuum leak, vacuum hose
vacuum leak, vacuum hose, a604: Hi Leszek, Because of the temperature dependence that you describe, I wonder if the coolant temp sensor might be off value (wrong resistance for the actual temperature of the coolant). That sensor is located next to the coolant filler pipe and you should...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus 95 wouldn't start, crank sensor, fuel pumps
crank sensor, fuel pumps, engine controller: That particular engine is well known for having no-start. You ve replaced the crank sensor and the distributor. So you ve already parted with $500.00 or more depending on source for the distr. If your check engine light doesn t come on when you try and...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus '98 2.5L, random cylinder misfire, intake resonator, rotor assembly
intake resonator, rotor assembly, hose clamp: Here is the procedure to remove the distributor cap: remove the bolt holding the air intake resonator to the intake maifold loosen clamps holding air cleaner cover to air cleaner housing remove PCV make-up air hose from air inlet tube loosen hose clamp...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus ac/heater blower only runs on high, air distribution system, chysler
air distribution system, chysler, heater blower: Hi George, The problem is the resistor block which changes the voltage to get the different fan speeds is burned out. First you remove the right underpanel silencer/duct so you can see heater/ac the unit. You will find it on the lower surface of the air distribution...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus: code 66,"no bus link", trans in limp mode, odometer reading, sending signals
odometer reading, sending signals, bus link: Hi Ellen, It is hard for me to evaluate the communication difficulties that you recount so I will not do so but rather focus upon the problem and the symptoms. The 66 code (and no bus link in the odometer) is very relevant because it says that the digital...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus cooling fan relays, interference module, inner fenders
interference module, inner fenders, coolant temp: Hi Jim, Maybe they modified the wiring between 95 and 96 (my manual). The part of the box that you described is identical to what I show, but then they show a mid-section with nothing ID d and then they show on the far end of the same box there to be 4...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus:cost of ignition switch/ labor for replacement, 1996 chrysler cirrus, chrysler dealers
1996 chrysler cirrus, chrysler dealers, chrysler cirrus: Hi Adrienne, I can see why the labor cost might have shocked you. (How much was the estimate)? I have the shop manual for the car and it shows the procedure is about 15 steps to get to the switch for removal. It would be difficult to do without the manual...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus electrical: wipers, inter. lights, locks,cluster, sebring conv, power door locks
sebring conv, power door locks, cirrus lxi: Hi Charlie, Having all those systems go out at once argues for either a common power supply or a common ground being disconnected. I checked all the power supply fuses and found none which is common to all systems. On the other hand there is a ground wire...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus Heater/Defroster: fan only blows on high, metal nuts, froster
metal nuts, froster, fan switch: Hi Tiffany , The main problem I believe is that you only get air blowing through the HVAC box under the dash when the fan switch is set on high and that the blower is not working at the lower speed settings. This is caused by the failure of a small component...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus Ignition Problem, jumper cables, chrysler dealer
jumper cables, chrysler dealer, transmission safety: Hi John, You didn t say where the car is now so my suggestion may not apply. But one thing you can do without a meter is to check to see if the starter relay in the power distribution center (rectangular box next to the battery) is or is not clicking when...

Chrysler Repair: Cirrus/Stratus AC/heater distribution doesn't work, 1996 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus
1996 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus, postal mail: Hi Lauren, There is only one air blower motor and one air blower, but inside the unit there are several doors that can be opened or closed to direct the air as you choose. This air control is affectuated by what is called a mode door actuator motor which...

Chrysler Repair: Clicking noice when accelerating, cv joint, constant velocity
cv joint, constant velocity, cylinder models: Hi Michael That is typically the sound of a constant velocity (cv) joint that has run dry of grease because the rubber boot that holds in the grease has cracked and allowed the grease to spin out. It will also often be heard while the steering wheel is turned...

Chrysler Repair: Climate Control Blower speed, 2004 chrysler sebring, chrysler sebring
2004 chrysler sebring, chrysler sebring, variable voltages: Hi John, The variable voltages for the fan speeds are generated in a unit called the resistor block. I am not certain of its location in the Sebring but it could be either under the dash inside an air duct directly fed air via the blower motor (you may have...

Chrysler Repair: Climate Control Self Diagnostic, climate control system, chrysler dodge
climate control system, chrysler dodge, dodge intrepid: Hi Don, The most recent ATC service manual I have is from 89, but it sounds like what you are also describing for the self diagnostic test. You warm up the engine, and turn off the headlamps if on. You begin by selecting panel. Then you simultaneously hit...

Chrysler Repair: Climate control; blower only on high, climate control unit, soldering pencil
climate control unit, soldering pencil, plug interface: Hi Jay, The ATC also has a variable voltage supply only in its case it is not resistors but rather a solid stage multiple voltage supply called the ATC power module. It is located in the air duct adjacent to the blower. You can trace it by following the blower...

Chrysler Repair: Climate control system on LH body not working; blower only on high, 1997 chrysler concorde, climate control unit
1997 chrysler concorde, climate control unit, blower motor resistor: Hi R. Davis, There are probably two things that are at fault, which need to be checked. I assume that you have the normal climate controls, not the automatic one with the digital readout of temperature. If that is not the case, then write back and tell me....

Chrysler Repair: Clunk from front end, strut bearings, lebaron convertible
strut bearings, lebaron convertible, rubber bushings: Hi Bill, A couple of areas to check, one in the front, one in the rear (which you may mistakenly attribute to the front). The sway bar on the front has a cushion and a bushing on each side. I would begin by inspecting all 4 of those and tighten the bolts...

Chrysler Repair: Clutch not disengaging, clutch assemblies, mechanical linkages
clutch assemblies, mechanical linkages, hydraulic clutch: Hi Danny I have to admit some ignorance on hydraulic clutch assemblies as all my cars have had mechanical linkages. But, you might want to try to bleed the slave cylinder to get any air that might be preventing the clutch from being completely disengaged....

Chrysler Repair: Code 15: '92 Electronic trans limp-in mode, chrysler lebaron, 1992 chrysler lebaron
chrysler lebaron, 1992 chrysler lebaron, speed sensors: Hi Russ, There indeed may be two output speed sensors on that trans. I assume that you are getting the code 15 via the ignition key readout, correct? In later years the extension housing sensor was dispensed with. It is used for the speedo signal rather than...

Chrysler Repair: Code 15 in a '92: is limp-in due to sensor or shift?, inner fender, wire colors
inner fender, wire colors, volt ohmmeter: Hi Russell, It depends upon whether the 15 code was readout via the ignition switch or by using a DRB at the black diagnostic connector in the engine compartment (either of which only read the engine controller and which means that the vehicle distance sensor...

Chrysler Repair: Code 31 canister purge solenoid problem, rough idle when cold, light flickers, emission control system
light flickers, emission control system, fuel vapors: Hi Duane, Ooops, I just re-read the manual and see that I reversed the valve function when it is energized/de-enegized. It is normally open, but closes when energized. The time/temp function of the valve is correctly described, but the grounding of the pink...

Chrysler Repair: Code 33, AC Relay Circuit Open Shorted, dodge caravan, relay circuit
dodge caravan, relay circuit, circuit 3: one would be power and one would be ground no chassis ground. I have Mitchel on demand but cant take pics off there and post them. There should be a connector that the 2 wires go into go there and the colors should change to a better suited match. One always...

Chrysler Repair: Code 41 from the transmission controller, testing electrical circuits, solenoid pack
testing electrical circuits, solenoid pack, code 41: Hi John, Yes, but I think almost all of the measurements are resistance measurements which you can just as well do with a digital volt-ohmmeter. So try that, and if you don t get a reasonable answer just note it and continue. Then consider the big picture...

Chrysler Repair: Code 41, field windings, caravan 2
field windings, caravan 2, code 41: Hi Vick, How did the cooling system project of a little while ago turn out? The 41 code is fairly straightforward. It says that the alternator is not putting out current when asked to do so by the field coils being activated while the engine is running....

Chrysler Repair: Code 54: replacing cam sensor on 3.8L engine, timing chain cover, cam shaft
timing chain cover, cam shaft, radiator hose: Hi Muhie, The sensor is located at the front of the engine, on the right side, adjacent to the right side engine mount and the thermostat housing to which the top radiator hose is attached. The sensor itself is mostly hidden (except for the back end) from...

Chrysler Repair: Code #551 Power Steering Sensor, power steering pump, crowfoot wrench
power steering pump, crowfoot wrench, loose tie: Hi Julie, The purpose of the switch is to raise the idle speed of the engine when you are turning the steering wheel at very low or no velocity (e.g. parking) so the engine doesn t die. It should not be detecting such a load on the steering system when you...

Chrysler Repair: Code P 1698-no CCD Bus commun.: trans contoller, diagnostic methodology, inner fender
diagnostic methodology, inner fender, failure code: Hi Robert, The P1698 code means that no digital data is being received by the powertrain controller from the transmission control module, located on the right inner fender. The manual says to check the ccd bus wires between the module and the rest of the...

Chrysler Repair: Code P0740 on 98 Plymouth Voyager, torque converter clutch, technical service bulletins
torque converter clutch, technical service bulletins, plymouth voyager: Hi Stephanie, The trouble shoot for this code points to the following steps before concluding the need to replace the torque converter clutch (not necessarily the entire torque converter but just that part, which I believe nonetheless requires removal of...

Chrysler Repair: Code P1296: Why map sensor supply voltage<5V, 1996 chrysler cirrus, throttle position sensor
1996 chrysler cirrus, throttle position sensor, chrysler cirrus: Hi Glenn, It could be that there is a problem with the 5 volt supply for several sensors that share that supply, or a bad connection from the splice where the voltage splits and is sent to all those sensors, or a break in the wire from the slice to the MAP...

Chrysler Repair: Code P1297 High Sides Shorted Together, powertrain control module, 1999 chrysler concorde
powertrain control module, 1999 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde: HI Tina, According to my powertrain manuals for the 2.7L, the P1297 code has nothing to do with high sides shorted together whatever that means. Rather it means that there is no significant difference in the voltage from the manifold absolute pressure sensor...

Chrysler Repair: Code PO403 EGR Malfunction, mechanic work, narrow pipe
mechanic work, narrow pipe, wd 40: Hi Calvin, I have to suggest an alternative to your brother s opinion. The egr alone can be faulty without having anything to do with the catalytic converter, in fact the egr taps off the exhaust manifold upstream of the converter and the converter has codes...

Chrysler Repair: Codes 12,13,43 on '97 LHS, volt supply, coil pack
volt supply, coil pack, signal voltage: Hi Carl, The 12 code means that the battery was disconnected from the system recently, and is quite common and not relevant unless that is not the case. By recently, it means the past 50-100 key cycles. The 13 code means that the MAP (manifold absolute...

Chrysler Repair: Codes from my 97 Chrysler Sebring JX 2.5, chrysler sebring jx, chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring jx, chrysler sebring, purge solenoid: U wont be able to get an inspection if u unplug the battery or clear the codes. The whole basis of doing the inspection is that your car passes 3 of 4 tests that has been built into the software sense 1996. One egr,o2 heater,evap system and a cat converter...

Chrysler Repair: Codes for air conditioner recalibration: '98 Van, dodge caravan, postal mail
dodge caravan, postal mail, dual air: Hi Marty, There are 7 pages of instructions on how to diagnose and calibrate the system in the 98 shop manual. It is way too long to type-in everything you need to know. If you would like to receive the pages, I will be glad to xerox and postal mail to...

Chrysler Repair: Cold Air ONLY on Passenger Side - 97 Gr Caravan, postal mail, center vents
postal mail, center vents, correct button: Hi Steve, I have the 98 Chrysler van shop manual. There are about 7 pages of diagnostic procedures and one page about the passenger side blend door which I could xerox and postal mail to you if you would like to try. It is way to complex to discuss and...

Chrysler Repair: Cold Air ONLY on Passenger Side - 97 Gr Caravan, center vents, correct button
center vents, correct button, panel buttons: Iguess the next thing to do is look at the actuators.See if they are binding up or something.They are pretty easy to get to.On the left side of the box.If you have aldata it will show you where they are.The fact that it blows hot during the test is puzzling.Its...

Chrysler Repair: Cold Start Problem on 1988 Voyager, coolant temperature sensor, mitsubishi engine
coolant temperature sensor, mitsubishi engine, radiator hose: Hi Tom, The only sensor that can tell the engine that it is cold weather is the coolant temperature sensor which is located between the thermostat housing (large water manifold with large radiator hose) and the distributor. If you disconnect the two-wire...

Chrysler Repair: Cold starting problemas, coolant temperature sensor, fuel air mixture
coolant temperature sensor, fuel air mixture, exhaust gas recirculation valve: Hi Elvis, Have you attached a code reader to the 16-pin plug that is under the dash and tried to readout the computer to see if it has recognized any faults and reported them as a P-code which is a P followed by a four digit number? That is a good way...

Chrysler Repair: Cold weather stalling, running in cold weather, salt usage
running in cold weather, salt usage, brain freeze: Hi Bob, It is good that you checked the codes and found nothing remarkable. I like the idea of checking the contact connections between the pins and sockets on the 60 way engine controller plug. That history may be your best clue to today s problem. I checked...

Chrysler Repair: Common Chrysler engine swapping, chrysler new yorker, electronic control module
chrysler new yorker, electronic control module, chrysler fifth ave: Hi John, That is a challenging question as I haven t had personal experience with either the C-body or the Y-body cars. My understanding therefor comes from reading the service manuals and wiring diagrams for the most part. As far as I know, if the engines...

Chrysler Repair: Computer codes on '95 LeBaron: code 12/trans codes?, chrysler lebaron, drb ii
chrysler lebaron, drb ii, connector plug: Hi Mike, The 12 code is often a false positive. It means that the battery supply to the computer was disconnected sometime in the past 50-100 key cycles. It could mean that the clamps on the battery post are loose or corroded, so check that. Otherwise I wouldn...

Chrysler Repair: Computer mechanism for wipers no long works. What part do I need to replace it?, chrysler town and country, chrysler town and country van
chrysler town and country, chrysler town and country van, model vans: Hi Jack, The body control module is a single unit and so parts of it cannot be replaced, its all or nothing. I just volunteer to answer questions, no parts sold by me or allexperts as fas as I know, but maybe some parts dealers are tied in with them. A Chrysler...

Chrysler Repair: Concord '95: 3.5L water pump leaking, chrysler concord, old harmony
chrysler concord, old harmony, postal mail: Hi Vladimir, On the 3.5L engine the problem is not the radiator removal, but rather that you have to remove the balancer and the accessory drive belts, then remove the timing belt covers, then remove the timing belt and tensioner in order to get to the water...

Chrysler Repair: Concord ATC Problem, roland roland, continuity tester
roland roland, continuity tester, speedy reply: Hi Melvin, That is interesting. I wonder if you might not have a loose connection to the unit s main ground point which is nearby: on the airbag module s mounting bracket. That wire is the black/light green from pin 6 of the 8 pin connector at the head unit...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde 1993 erratic trans, no guages, digital data communication, exact issue
digital data communication, exact issue, battery connection: Hi Bruce, It appears to me that the digital data communication across the bus network is experiencing communication problems. The gauges and the electronic control of the transmission depend upon that data bus to be functionning. You can do a diagnostic...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde 1998, chrysler concorde, toronto weather
chrysler concorde, toronto weather, mysterious things: I m sorry I don t know how well I can answer these either.The water leak is something that would have to be looked at.Do you have a add on spoiler on the trunk?The water could be coming in from the area closest to the rear window and puddling until you open...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde 3.5L 97 rough idle 12-43-21-21, oxygen sensors, obd ii
oxygen sensors, obd ii, o2 sensors: Hi Jamie, My inclination would be to get a code readout using a plug-in code reader so as to get the four digit fault codes that are associated with the OBD-II system. Most Autozone parts stores will do that for free, or an independent garage should be able...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde '98 - Brakelights are 'out', chrysler concorde lxi, chrysler concorde
chrysler concorde lxi, chrysler concorde, fuse box: Hi Frank, You didn t mention which fuse you changed. There are two in series that both need to be good: #1 in the power distribution box under the hood and #20 in the fuse box under the dash. Verify that you have 12V on both sides of fuse #20. Then check...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde'98 blower problem, wire colors, chrysler dealer
wire colors, chrysler dealer, blower fan: Hi Anthony, The dealer is blowing smoke . That symptom is absolutely diagnostic of only one thing: the resistor block in the heater/AC air housing in the cabin has gone bad. This replaceable electrical component is what gives the variable fan speeds and...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde Blower and more problems, electrical insulation, passenger dash
electrical insulation, passenger dash, fusible links: Hi Jim, Interestingly, the Haynes mentions the existence of fusible links but none of the diagrams show them with the typical label that appears in the Chrysler shop diagrams. So I really can t be sure from Haynes that there really are any links in your car,...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde: disconnecting battery for storage, fuse box, current supply
fuse box, current supply, resistor: Hi Fraser, The easiest way to disconnect the battery current supply is to remove resistor #19 which is for the circuits that are otherwise connected when the ignition switch is off. Look under the dash on the driver side for the fuse box where you will find...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde engine cuts off, hi chris, warning lights
hi chris, warning lights, code numbers: Hi Chris, What year and engine do you have? When you say no warning lights or messages do you mean that the check engine light did not even illuminate briefly when the engine shut off and when you turned the key to off to begin the restart process did...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde Head Gasket, tank radiator, head gasket
tank radiator, head gasket, cracked head: crack in the head gasket warped heads. If u get that deep into a repair there is always the chance it will be bad like cracked head or block it comes with that kinda repair. As far as whats it worth thats all up to u my friends if u want to spend that...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde hard starting, exhaust gas recirculation valve, side exhaust manifold
exhaust gas recirculation valve, side exhaust manifold, 1995 chrysler concorde: Hi Jojo, I can t comment on the starter motor without some description from you as to how it is sounding. Does it crank for 5 seconds without stopping, is it running the engine at about 250 rpm? Unless it is failing to crank reliably, or turns the engine...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde heater problems, chrysler concord, different air
chrysler concord, different air, temp control: Hi Corey, Rather than guess, would you tell me what year model you have and also whether it is a conventional heater control panel or an automatice temp control with digital readout? The original design changed in 98 so there are two different air distribution/temp...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde Key Fob, key fobs, panic buttons
key fobs, panic buttons, atlanta area: no choice my friend PROGRAMMING BY CUSTOMER For a customer to be able to program RKE transmitters themselves, at least one RKE transmitter must be programmed already. This procedure is to add additional transmitters. If all transmitters are lost, the DRB...

Chrysler Repair: Concorde (LHS) floor shift cable, adjustment., rearmost position, oval hole
rearmost position, oval hole, ebay: Hi James, Yes, according to my Chrysler 94 manual and my Haynes 93-97, it is adjustable. The cable adjustment is under the console bezel for the shifter. You remove the shift handle (3/16 allen wrench, on the side of the shift handle). Then remove ashtray...

Chrysler Repair: Condensation drainage, david answer, rubber drain
david answer, rubber drain, chrysler dealership: I found it the part number is 5364688 it goes over the black plastic drain on the fire wall. Remove the air filter housing and u can reach back there and install it. The tube will have a metal clamp built into it make sure it goes past the indention on the...

Chrysler Repair: Convert: door locks, false alarm, int. lights flakey, circuit board traces, door latch
circuit board traces, door latch, mechanical solution: Hi Dave, I have a suspicion that the problem is not with the circuit boards or wires for the door lock/theft alarm system but rather with the door latch adjustment on one or both of the doors. Part of the automatic door lock and the vehicle theft alarm is...

Chrysler Repair: Convertable Top and Air Conditioner, chrysler lebaron, yahoo auto
chrysler lebaron, yahoo auto, hydraulic line: Hi Ron, I too have a LeBaron but mine is an 89 coupe. So I don t have any experience with the convertible top. May I suggest that you bring your situation to the attention of one of the two Yahoo auto groups that specialize in the LeBaron. The one I co-moderate...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant Fans not running on high when needed, coolant temp, coolant temperature
coolant temp, coolant temperature, pontiac montana: I would question whether the air was properly purged out of the system or not. If there was no over-heating prior to this service then chances are the mechanic may not have purged out the air after service was done. Your engine has several high points...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant leak: Caravan, dodge grand caravan, coolant level
dodge grand caravan, coolant level, coolant leak: Hi Shafique, 1. Correct there is no cut-off valve for the heater loop. 2. No problelm with by-passing as far as I know; I did it on a VW when there was heater core problem and it worked out fine. 3. I doubt that the rear core is in series with the front...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant leak under van on passanger side seat, coolant leak, side seat
coolant leak, side seat, crysler: Hi Samuel, Thanks for that suggestion. I believe that was last November and I vaguely recall figuring that was the possible cause, based on the way those water lines are routed. But I assume this has happened to you and that was the reason. So thank you again...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant leak, coolant leak, bum steer
coolant leak, bum steer, chrysler town: Hi McKenzie, You didn t mention which engine you have (2.5, 3.0, 3.3) but in any case there are of course hoses carrying coolant with end clamps that might be loose or a hose itself is cracked in that area of the engine. I would encourage you to get on some...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant reservoir bubbling and rad leaking, chrysler concorde lxi, 2000 chrysler concorde lxi
chrysler concorde lxi, 2000 chrysler concorde lxi, upper radiator hose: Hi Yasin, It does appear that you have a radiator leak if coolant is found under it on both the left and right sides and the hose is connected and the drain cock is closed. So that may be the first thing to do, replace/repair the radiator. Then there is...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant/thermostat, thermostat, cylinder head
thermostat, cylinder head, coolant: Hi Brett, Which engine are you dealing with? If it is the 3.0L V-6 then you allgn the bridge of the thermostat with the wall in the casting of the cylinder head so that the thermostat can rest squarely in the groove provided for it. The bleeder will...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling Fan Doesn't Turn On, volt ohm meter, neon glow
volt ohm meter, neon glow, grand voyager: Hi Jonathan, Unufortunately I have to ask another question, or at least answer the question in two ways. I have the 95 and 98 manuals, which are different as regards the fan relay. So I have to say that if your power distribution center box, under the hood...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling Fan operating properly?, coolant temperature sensor, dexron ii
coolant temperature sensor, dexron ii, coolant temp: Hi Mike, Those resistance are fine: spec is 7,000 to 13,000 at 70F, 700 to 1,000 at 200F. With the new radiator and fresh coolant, etc. I suspect that the coolant temp is not getting high enough to initiate the fan. It sounds like the circuit is o.k. if...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling Fans Replacement: LH Body (Intrepid,etc.), upper radiator hose, radiator support
upper radiator hose, radiator support, drive belts: Hi Terry: The most recent manual I have for that body style is a 98 Concorde. It has a 12-step procedure in either direction for removing the radiator, but just stop at the point where the fan module is removed; in fact the trick may just be to remove the...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling fan runs non stop, air intake hose, sebring convertable
air intake hose, sebring convertable, chrysler sebring: Hi Jerome, The words I ll be forced to take it to the Chrysler dealership always get my attention! I am thinking that there may be something in the coolant temperature sensor wires that is causing the fan to come on. (By the way, are there two fans or...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling fan, chrysler new yorker, coolant temp
chrysler new yorker, coolant temp, radiator fan: Hi Ken, The radiator fan does not come regardless of the engine temperature except in two conditions, when you ask for air conditioning or ask for windshield defrost... it will come on and stay on until you turn off the ignition switch or turn off the a/c...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling fans a reason for hot reading? Concorde, concorde lx, ligths
concorde lx, ligths, fan type: Hi Alex, I am unclear about a couple of things: How far upscale does the needle go on the temp gauge, and do you ever boil over? And when the gauge is high, are both fans running? It may be there is nothing wrong with your fans. The slower fan will come...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling fans won't shut off: '98 van. Disconnect bat.?, radiator fan shroud, chassis frame
radiator fan shroud, chassis frame, plymonth: Hi Chad, It won t do any harm to disconnect the battery, in fact it is the smart thing to do until you can have the fan relay replaced at a dealership. That relay has been so troublesome that it was recalled to be replaced for free,I believe. It is located...

Chrysler Repair: Corisica, rear window defroster, stering wheel
rear window defroster, stering wheel, 3wk: Valerie, Take it back to the mechanic who worked on it! Sounds like he found the problem but did not fully correct it. He needs to find out wht this particular part is wearing out so quickly. I can tell you that I have fixed many of these cars with this...

Chrysler Repair: Corroded freeze plugs and head gasket: 2.5 V-6, head gasket replacement, head gasket failure
head gasket replacement, head gasket failure, coolant leak: Hi Eric, While head gasket failure has been reported to me by other questioners, I have yet to learn of freeze plug corrosion. Do you live in a climate where salt is used for ice control? I don t see a tie between the head gasket and freeze plugs corrosion....

Chrysler Repair: Cost to replace A/C compressor, roland roland, radiator fans
roland roland, radiator fans, compressor clutch: Hi Charla. I have not experienced that repair personally so I don t have any record to go by. My best suggestion is to check with 3 shops, and taking into consideration the quality of the compressor that is proposed for installation and its warranty as well...

Chrysler Repair: Cost of replacing engine control module (ecm), chrysler products, wrecking yard
chrysler products, wrecking yard, minimum time: Hi Catrina, In most of the Chrysler products the module is very accessible and only requires a few minutes to replace it. So the main cost is the module itself. You can check out the price from a dealer, an aftermarket parts store, and even consider getting...

Chrysler Repair: Cradle Bushing, fluid leaks, dodge intrepid
fluid leaks, dodge intrepid, foot pounds: Hi Sherman, It looks to be straightforward and do-it-youself. But you need jackstands to hold the vehicle front end up, and a floor jack and block of wood that is the full width of the oil pan to raise the engine. Remove the insulator top nuts at the engine...

Chrysler Repair: Crank/Cam Sensor: 2.5L engine, cam sensor, crank sensor
cam sensor, crank sensor, chrysler dealer: Hi Cha, The sensor in the distributor is the Cam sensor, the sensor mounted on the engine near the bell housing is the Crank sensor. The fault code numbers for the two sensors are 0340 for the cam, and 0320 for the crank sensor. I would suggest that you get...

Chrysler Repair: Crankshaft Damper Removal, chrysler sebring lxi, crankshaft pulley
chrysler sebring lxi, crankshaft pulley, bolt removal: Hi Ernest, That same question came up about a week ago. The Haynes manual show a technique for immobilizing the crankshaft pulley: insert a large screwdriver or better a drift/punch in one of the slots in the pulley and then wedge its tip against the lower...

Chrysler Repair: Crappy idling 2.5 follow up..., engine controller, rmps
engine controller, rmps, digit numbers: Hi Morgan, The 12 means the battery supply to the engine controller was disconnected sometime in the past 50-100 key cycles; not important unless you haven t disconnected the battery recently in which case it might mean you have a loose battery or ground...

Chrysler Repair: Cruise control on 97 Twon and country, cruise control system, power brake booster
cruise control system, power brake booster, brake light switch: Hi Meagan, I don t have a Chrysler shop manual for a post- 93 van, but I do have the Haynes manual that covers the 97 model. It appears that there is not a separate fuse dedicated to the cruise control system but rather it depends upon the electrical functioning...

Chrysler Repair: Cruise control doesn't work: Stratus/Cirrus, throttle linkage, chrysler stratus
throttle linkage, chrysler stratus, vacuum hose: Hi Lars, First would be to observe that the speedometer is reading out in a smooth manner. Any flutter can compromise the cruise control. Then the possibilities are several. First do a fault code test using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on...

Chrysler Repair: Cruise control ot working: '92 Van, vacuum hoses, dodge caravan
vacuum hoses, dodge caravan, vacuum line: Hi Tina, The 12V supply voltage for the system is indeed supposed to come through fuse #14, but you would only find it to be present when the ignition switch is in the run position. So do verify that, although there are so many other systems and fuses that...

Chrysler Repair: Cruise, horn, airbag malfunction, flexible coupling, steering wheel
flexible coupling, steering wheel, cruise control: Hi Gareth, I would focus on the clockspring module at the steering column/steering wheel interface because the systems that failed all relate to the steering wheel and that flexible coupling is suspect for failure due to fatigue. It may just be the connectors...

Chrysler Repair: Cruse Control, imposable, cruise control
imposable, cruise control, odometer: its normal its imposable for it to stay right at 60 road conditions and other stuff take affect. On the other hand u could also have a small vac leak either at the cruise control servo or the lines going to it and the vac chamber that holds vac for the system...

Chrysler Repair: Crysler Air Condition, automatic temperature control, dial readout
automatic temperature control, dial readout, digital dial: Hi Carroll, Question 1. Does the compressor come on when you turn on the AC? You would hear a whirring sound from under the hood and a drag on the engine rpm when this happens. You can check it when parked at idle, just open the hood and watch the area...

Chrysler Repair: Current Draw - 99 Chrysler Town and country, radio cd cassette, chrysler town and country
radio cd cassette, chrysler town and country, problem thanks: Hi Timmy, That seems like an IOD total current in the normal range given all the memories that have to be maintained. It means about 1.5 watts of energy is the draw down on the battery which should not cause a problem unless you leave the car un-used for...

Chrysler Repair: Cut-off switch? Car won't start after an accident, crankshaft sensor, chrysler concord
crankshaft sensor, chrysler concord, straight pins: Hi Greg, The 1391 code says that there is an intermittant loss of the signal from the camshaft or crankshaft sensor. That would prevent the engine from starting. So I would suggest that you check out the 8V supply voltage that operates those sensors, and...

Chrysler Repair: a/c in 1998 chevy malibu, chevy malibu, safety switches
chevy malibu, safety switches, c button: It sounds like the light on the dash is an indication as to whether or not your compressor is being powered up. Light on= a/c compressor running. Light off= a/c no longer running. I would suspect the vehicle to have a low charge on it which is why it...

Chrysler Repair: a/c on 1999 Chrysler Cirrus lxi:blower on high only, chrysler cirrus lxi, 1999 chrysler cirrus lxi
chrysler cirrus lxi, 1999 chrysler cirrus lxi, blower motor resistor: Hi John, There are a couple of photos in the Haynes manual for the Cirrus/Stratus of the later 90 s as well as the Chrysler service manual in the same time frame. But it is not necessary to have those. All you need to do is remove the right side underdash...

Chrysler Repair: a/c compressor and pressure relief valve, pressure relief valve, compressor clutch
pressure relief valve, compressor clutch, pressure gauge: Hi Bryan, I have very little experience in A.C. systems. You didn t mention what year or model of Chrysler you have so I looked at the Sebring manual for 95 and found that in that one there is a combined low and high pressure cut off switch. It appears that...

Chrysler Repair: a/c - heater fan not working, intake plenum, screw heads
intake plenum, screw heads, pointed ends: Hi Kimberly, I think what has happened is that a heater resistor block module has failed. What you described is exactly what happens when this unit fails. This is an array of resistors that changes the voltage supplied to the motor as you change the setting...

Chrysler Repair: a/c problems, power window switch, chrysler voyager
power window switch, chrysler voyager, fuse box: It sounds like your compressor may siezing up.Even though you aren t using your air.When you use defrost the compressor comes on to remove moisture from the air.It is a common problem.Don t be surprised if you need to replace the belt and belt tensioner as...

Chrysler Repair: a/c stops, pt criuser, temp gauge
pt criuser, temp gauge, liquid line: The liquid line has the valve in it. Was the condenser leaking is that why they replaced it? Did they also take out the rad in order to replace the condenser if so they more then likely did not bleed out the air when they took off the hoses and such for...

Chrysler Repair: a/c switch vent selector on 98 sebring, blower works, defroster
blower works, defroster, different systems: 98 sebring what 4door,coupe,convertible? U dont think me asking if what i said about is viable?? IF u want i fixed correctly then yes it is because each of the above have different systems in it and work different ways so if u want to answer the question...

Chrysler Repair: a/c tempeture control turns but only blows hot, coolant water, xerox copy
coolant water, xerox copy, tempeture: Hi Brian, There is a door inside the A.C./heater unit that adjusts so as to either send the incoming air to the heater core or the ac cooling core or to both of them in differing amounts of flow, which is how the temp is adjusted. That door is controlled...

Chrysler Repair: a/c not working:'94 Concorde, automatic temperature controls, 1994 chrysler concorde
automatic temperature controls, 1994 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde: Hi Felicia, There is built-in self-diagnostic capability on your control panel, but I need to know if you have the conventional controls (just knobs) or automatic temperature controls (with a lighted digital temperature readout). So use the thank and rate...

Chrysler Repair: A/c not working, lights on no action, powertrain control module, chrysler grand voyager
powertrain control module, chrysler grand voyager, amp fuse: Hi Mark, I am a little confused about whether you are Mark Howlett or a different Mark, and which part other than the first paragraph is new and which is old. I thought you were a new Mark ? questioner but now I am not sure. The bottom line is that for the...

Chrysler Repair: cam and crank sensor, camshaft position sensor, negative battery cable
camshaft position sensor, negative battery cable, crankshaft position sensor: I live in Atlanta if u need some stuff done. The crankshaft sensor is located on the passengers side of the transmission housing, above the differential housing. The bottom of the sensor sits above the drive plate. Disconnect electrical connector from...

Chrysler Repair: cam and crank sensors: how to test for failure, pulley bolt, obd ii
pulley bolt, obd ii, crank pulley: Hi Sylvain, Try a code readout using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then the check engine light stays on but begins to flash, pause, flash, etc. Count the number of flashes before each pause....

Chrysler Repair: cam shaft sensor 03 neon, camshaft position sensor, engine coolant
camshaft position sensor, engine coolant, cam shaft: If you can get to that without doing all the steps,go for it.I m Roland is quoting from a manual.But I have never seen or replaced a magnet on the camshaft.They must never go bad.The seal that should have come with the sensor should be the size of a small...

Chrysler Repair: camshaft position sensor, chrysler cirrus, camshaft position sensor
chrysler cirrus, camshaft position sensor, 1995 chrysler cirrus: The cam sensor is integrated with the distributor on the 2.5L. If you look back there then you ll find a second connector that has a single wire in the connector. I beleive the connector can accomodate two wires but only a green with red or green with orange...

Chrysler Repair: camshaft sensor, camshaft sensor, camshaft
camshaft sensor, camshaft, specifics: Hi Kent, Please tell me which engine you are working with because its location varies from one engine type to another. To respond just use the thank and rate tab below where there is a space for comments to give my your answer. Then I ll write back with...

Chrysler Repair: car cranks but is not starting, '97 3.5L, crankshaft pulley, pulley bolt
crankshaft pulley, pulley bolt, crankshaft sensor: Hi Omar, Getting the code 11 is a good clue. That suggests that the crankshaft sensor signal is not being received at the powertrain module, usually due to a failure of the sensor. It could also be due to a wiring problem or an operating voltage supply problem...

Chrysler Repair: car doesn't start, cam sprockets, plymouth breeze
cam sprockets, plymouth breeze, clock positions: Hi Matt, The drawing in the manual shows the engine with the cylinder head horizontal, or another way to describe it is with the line between the axis of rotations of the cams being horizontal. So if the engine is tilted take that tilt into account and straighten...

Chrysler Repair: car draining battery, volt ohm meter, chrysler lebaron
volt ohm meter, chrysler lebaron, reading moves: Hi Rose, Sorry to learn you have another problem, but here is how to deal with that one. On the battery draining, there is something that is draining the current even though you don t know anything as being turned on. The best way to find what is causing...

Chrysler Repair: car not getting fire to modular, chrysler cirrus, dome light
chrysler cirrus, dome light, next morning: Does the engine just spin over and over but will not fire up? There are a few no-start conditions I ve responded to regarding the 2.5L v6 engine that may be in your car. Check those out and see if any of that information helps. I will need to know which...

Chrysler Repair: Why does the car keep overheating ?, intake manifold gasket, head gaskets
intake manifold gasket, head gaskets, freeze plug: Hi Wendi, I don t have anything to offer about refilling the system on the 3.0L engine, but other engines have some specific techiniques. Other than that, I would suspect the radiator if one side remains cold while the system overheats. A radiator shop...

Chrysler Repair: car having a problem starting (inconsistent), dodge grand caravan, fuse box
dodge grand caravan, fuse box, grand caravan: no such thing as an inexpensive fix ne more. The codes are for ign coil ckt. U migth have a bad pcm,wires,ground.UNplug on of the injectors see if u have power with the van key on at brown white wire. The with some one else starting the van up same injector...

Chrysler Repair: car problems, curris, electrical controls
curris, electrical controls, digit numbers: Hi Sharon, Do you know which engine you have in the car? If it is one that has a distributor from which the wires for the spark plugs arise (it has a round cap with a central wire and 4 or 6 surrounding wires, one going to each spark plug) then it sounds...

Chrysler Repair: car pulls to one side briefly after each shift, transmission repair shop, bench work
transmission repair shop, bench work, cv joint: Hi Reinhard, I have not ever experienced or heard of this sort of behavior. I wonder whether it might have to do with the differential part of the transmission which is the final gear set that allows the wheels to turn at different rates, as when going around...

Chrysler Repair: car seat warmer, chrysler seebring, ebay
chrysler seebring, ebay, heating elements: Hi George, I am sorry to say that I don t have a Sebring shop manual that is recent enough to include the heated seats. I am not sure what year those were introduced. I would suggest that you might want to acquire an official Chrysler shop manual for your...

Chrysler Repair: car seems to be locking up. won't go all the time in reverse and is giving a odor., electronic controller, transmission shop
electronic controller, transmission shop, valve body: Hi Andy, If you have the 4-speed automatic (has an OD choice, along with 1,2,D) then it would sound like you have a situation where the transmission stays in 2nd gear (which is called limp-in mode) because the transmission electronic controller has detected...

Chrysler Repair: car seems to misfire at 55-60 mph, crank sensor, engine controller
crank sensor, engine controller, coil pack: Hi Farrell, You have changed out the parts that one typically suspects for high speed missing. The only other items of an electrical sort might be either the cam or the crank sensor but I would not change those without some indication that the engine controller...

Chrysler Repair: car shuts off when steering wheel moved, chrysler sebring coupe, chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring coupe, chrysler sebring, steering wheel: Hi Tabatha, I have not heard of a safety interlock related to the tilt of the steering column. My suspicion is that one of the five or six wires connected to the ignition switch is flakey such that when it is bent it looses its continuity. The easiest way...

Chrysler Repair: car slowdown at high speed, crysler sebring, spark plug wire
crysler sebring, spark plug wire, senser: Hello Jay this should have a diagnostic test you might have a bad coil or 02 senser or even a bad spark plug wire . so you dont spend a lot of money i would get a diagnostic test i would tell you the same thing if you come to my shop . Good luck with this...

Chrysler Repair: car stall while drive/check egine lite on, fuel pump relay, crank sensor
fuel pump relay, crank sensor, cam sensor: man u are gonna need to let some one look at this one U have already spent more then what u needed to by trying to do it yourself and now u are where u are. I bet the real prob would not have cost as much as u have already spent on it by guessing. I cant...

Chrysler Repair: car will not start., chrysler lebaron, neutral safety switch
chrysler lebaron, neutral safety switch, starter solenoid: Hi Patti, In general, if you know the starter and the battery are good, then the other components are: ignition switch, starter relay, transmission neutral safety switch, and the wires that connect the whole system together. You might try verifying that the...

Chrysler Repair: why car will not start, chrysler lebaron, 1991 chrysler lebaron
chrysler lebaron, 1991 chrysler lebaron, electrical locks: The remote start feature is part of a security system that will cause the engine to shut down if the system has not been properly disarmed first. If you don t understand this system and have no written material about it this will be troublesome. The system...

Chrysler Repair: my car will not stay running what is my problem?, chrysler new yorker, oxygen sensors
chrysler new yorker, oxygen sensors, oxygen sensor: Hi Jen, I have zero experience with the rear wheel drive big engines like yours. According to a brief summary that I have the engine has a a spark control computer and a feedback carburetor which makes it a bit complicated. One other feedback loop involves...

Chrysler Repair: car turns over but dont start, fuel pump, cranks
fuel pump, cranks: Has nothing to do with pushing the gas pedal.Try this....The first time you try to start the car,cycle the key 3 times on off on off on off start.If it starts right up,then the fuel pump is losing pressureThe regulator is built into the pump.So you will need...

Chrysler Repair: car won't shift out of park, won't start, plymouth reliant, weather situation
plymouth reliant, weather situation, chrysler products: Hi Bridgette, I am not familiar with the early 80 s Chrysler products, but I have a couple of suggestions based on reading a couple of manuals and my general knowledge. The only thing that normally keeps an automatic transmission from shifting out of park...

Chrysler Repair: car won't start, fault code reader, seabring
fault code reader, seabring, rear wheels: P.S. I just remembered that you said you had checked the spark plug for wetness, which means you can also remove a plug in order to check for spark. So forget the screwdriver, just remove a plug and then with cable reattached hold the threaded shell of the...

Chrysler Repair: car won't start, coil wire, solid state
coil wire, solid state, crank: Hi Josh, It would really help to know the year, model, and engine of the car! About all I can suggest is that one part that often fails in that manner, and would kill the spark, is one (of one, or in some models two) that tells the computer where the engine...

Chrysler Repair: car won't start, screw driver, flat tip
screw driver, flat tip, relevant code: Hi Kelly, One question to begin with: Did you ground the threaded shell of the spark plug against the cylinder head (or another good engine ground ) when you tested for spark? If not then do the test again to verify that with a proper ground you are still...

Chrysler Repair: car wont start, neutral safety switch, car wont start
neutral safety switch, car wont start, starter relay: Hi Mike, When you respond, if you do so, please mention the engine and year of car, and model so I can be more specific. In general, if you know the starter and the battery are good, then the other components are: ignition switch, starter relay, transmission...

Chrysler Repair: car wont start, crank angle sensor, dodge dynasty
crank angle sensor, dodge dynasty, chris answer: Hi Chris, Thanks for the reply. I am curious though as to why the flywheel would cause the engine to not start? You said that it turned over and that you can get compression. I thought the flywheel (or flex plate if it is an automatic transmssion) only relates...

Chrysler Repair: car wont start, chrysler cars, chrysler engine
chrysler cars, chrysler engine, fly wheel: Hi Bob, I have to admit some ignorance on which engine is used in the Eagle. Do you know the displacement of it?, and is it a Chrysler engine or a Jeep engine? I have info on the 3.0,3.3, and 3.8L V-6 s used in Chrysler cars. It may well be that the Eagle...

Chrysler Repair: car wont start, flash pause, car wont start
flash pause, car wont start, hall effect sensor: Hi Stan, Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. It is good that you checked for spark and found significantly that you have none. If you have voltmeter, you could check the + terminal of the primary side of the coil (measure between the post and ground)...

Chrysler Repair: my car wont start, chrysler sebring, car wont start
chrysler sebring, car wont start, electrical plugs: Hi Oakley, I have some questions about this history. Did you mean that you actually removed the #4 spark plug from the cylinder head or did you mean that you removed the spark wire and connector cap from the spark plug in order to make it start? When you...

Chrysler Repair: radiator, chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring, gauge reading: Hi Paul, My 95 manual states that the 2.5L SOHC engine radiator cap should open at 11-15 psi, and not lower than 9.2 psi as the limit. The 2.4L DOHC is 16 psi. The thermostats are also different: opening at 180 and and 195 and full open at 203 and 218,...

Chrysler Repair: car wont start after it dies, starter solenoid, chrysler sebring
starter solenoid, chrysler sebring, diagnostic capability: Hi Tammy, If by not turn over you mean that the starter motor will not crank the engine then I would try slightly moving the shift lever while it is in either park or neutral off of the center position, just in case the safety switch is slightly off center...

Chrysler Repair: car wont start, chrysler sebring, volt ohmmeter
chrysler sebring, volt ohmmeter, car wont start: Hi c, When you say it won t start, do you mean the battery will not give a good cranking speed to the engine for sufficient time to get it to start, or do you mean it cranks fine but won t ignite and run? If the former, then assuming that the dealer installed...

Chrysler Repair: caravan 1988 overheating ,leaking water, dodge chrysler, hose clamps
dodge chrysler, hose clamps, radiator hose: P.S. I sent you that last suggestion this morning, about the o-ring, before I had read your feedback comment. I am sorry if I offended you, but it was not intentional. You will recall that I asked you several times if it was a 3.0L engine or not and got...

Chrysler Repair: caravan heater, 4 cylinder cars, coolant recovery
4 cylinder cars, coolant recovery, coolant level: Hello John, I am pleased that you looked in the list of already answered questions! There follows a procedure for draining and refilling, but you really don t need to drain the engine completely, just far enough to empty out the thermostat housing. Make sure...

Chrysler Repair: caravan intermittent wipers, multifunction switch, diagnostic chart
multifunction switch, diagnostic chart, grand caravan: where did they get the BCM from a dealer or a used one? The only other thing that would have any relation would be the BCM it self or the multi function switch. Sorry the shop u are at did not do it correctly. I will send u a wire diagram and it will prove...

Chrysler Repair: caravan shaking front end under power, wheel alignment, vibration noise
wheel alignment, vibration noise, spider assembly: Hi Doug, The fact that you can t get the right side wheel to turn may well be the symptom of the reason that you are shaking when accelerating: may be that tripod joint is so stiff that it prevents the rotation of the right output flange of the trans. I think...

Chrysler Repair: caravan shaking frontend under power, chrysler town and country, cv joints
chrysler town and country, cv joints, excessive vibration: Hi Jim, I just wrote to Keith to see if he had solved the problem and if so how, so I ll let you know what he says back. The other two possibilities beyond my response to Keith are 1)that the engine position laterally in the vehicle may not be centered and...

Chrysler Repair: caravan shaking frontend under power, cv joints, excessive vibration
cv joints, excessive vibration, engine torque: Hi Keith, About 6 months ago you wrote about the shaking of your Caravan s front end under acceleration conditions. I just got another question from an owner of a Town and Country van with the same problem who was wondering if you had solved your problem...

Chrysler Repair: cat converter, heat shields, nut bolt
heat shields, nut bolt, oxygen sensor: Hi Jay, I would begin at the old catalytic converter and remove it first, and work foward from there. A few hours before you start I would apply penetrating oil to all the threads of nut/bolt interfaces to loosen rusted fittings. When loosening the fittings,...

Chrysler Repair: catalytic converters, chrysler cirrus, emissions test
chrysler cirrus, emissions test, engine emissions: Cheryl, You can buy one at a wrecking yard, providing you can find one. They are monitored by the EPA and are stricly controlled.(At least where I live) I m personally not a fan of certain parts being USED , cat s being one of them. Also, I am confused...

Chrysler Repair: what cause the gas pump noosle to to cut off when putting gas in the gas tank, chrysler lebaron, gasket seal
chrysler lebaron, gasket seal, vw van: Hi again Al, I had another idea for you. If the filler pipe for your tank has a very sharp bend at the opening where you put the gas in, then often the fuel hits the pipe wall and will exert back pressure when you try to fill the tank, thus cutting off the...

Chrysler Repair: cavaleir, rite tools, chevy cav
rite tools, chevy cav, heater core: Marvn,someone has by-passed the heater core it probably leaks You are goen to have to get new hoses I m shure. And a new core I have replaced many !The hoses go to pipes that are at the rear of the engine.The core it easy to replace if you have the rite...

Chrysler Repair: change battery 2000 concorde, negative battery cable, bettery
negative battery cable, bettery, splash shield: Hi Cindy, Here it is from the 98 manual which no doubt applies to your car: Turn steering wheel all the way to the right Verify ignition switch and all accessories are off. Disconnect and isolate electrically (wrap in plastic) the negative battery cable...

Chrysler Repair: How do I change idler pulley: 2.5 V-6, pulley bolt, crankshaft pulley
pulley bolt, crankshaft pulley, alternator pulley: Hi Mike, The 98 manual shows it to be a simple center bolt on the pulley that if removed should allow you to replace it. There is an adjusting bolt directly behind the pulley that allows for adjusting the position of the pulley to get the proper belt tension....

Chrysler Repair: changing bulb, manual roland, chrysler voyager
manual roland, chrysler voyager, oily residue: Hi Dale, Your year model is a bit newer than I have information about but if the design didn t change after 2000 then I believe that you need to remove the full-width panel that is found above the radiator (between the top of the grille and the radiator)...

Chrysler Repair: changing the headlight bulbs, torx head screws, headlight bulbs
torx head screws, headlight bulbs, finger prints: Hi Dirk, I m referencing the Haynes 94-97 manual for your car and others like it. It shows that the assemblies are held in place by the two torx head screws mounted at either end, vertically. It then notes that if you can t pull them out, you may need to...

Chrysler Repair: changing spark plugs on 3.0L vs 3.3L engines, changing spark plugs, plug wires
changing spark plugs, plug wires, spark plug: Hi Jorge, I don t see any difference between servicing the plugs on those two engines. Using the 95 manual I find that the gaps are different: 0.039-0.044 on the 3.0L, 0.048-0.053 on the 3.3L. Be careful to not mis-order the plug wires on the 3.0L; it has...

Chrysler Repair: How to check A/C compressor clutch, clutch action, compressor clutch
clutch action, compressor clutch, ground path: Hi Jan, If there was no response and the polarity of the jump was correct, then about the only other thing to try before spending on a replacement would be to try jumping it with the engine running and thus turning the compressor pulley, just to be certain....

Chrysler Repair: check engine light, phillips head screwdriver, metal shaft
phillips head screwdriver, metal shaft, liter engine: Hi Scott, The 5 flash-5 flash behavior, e.g. 55 code, means that the code readout is complete, and because there were no other groups of flashes that the engine controller has seen nothing amiss. Because of that response we are left with thinking of things...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light on ; 1996 LHS, throttle position sensor, coolant temp
throttle position sensor, coolant temp, input signals: Hi George, An AC Delco training manual I have shows the driver circuit for the IAC in the OBD-I system. It shows there to be a single driver for each of the 4 leads of the IAC unit (the ends of the two opposing coils) and it states that the drivers can either...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light., vehicle exhaust emissions, chrysler corp
vehicle exhaust emissions, chrysler corp, allpar: Hi Rodney, When it comes on and stay on it means that the engine computer has detected a problem that affects the vehicle exhaust emissions or detected a failed emission component, and that the computer has gone into a survival/ limp-in mode that keeps the...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light, oxigen sensor, proper alignment
oxigen sensor, proper alignment, autozone: Hi Gloria, Thanks for the follow up telling me it is a P1390 code. I have to correct myself on two points: the code does mean the belt has skipped one or more teeth and there is in the case of that code the possibility that the engine controller has to be...

Chrysler Repair: '94 2.5L 4 cyl: check engine light is 'on': fault code 33, diagnostic capability, electronic reader
diagnostic capability, electronic reader, board diagnostics: Hi Jennifer, The 33 code means there is either a short or an open circuit or maybe something wrong with the AC clutch relay s actuation coil. If you haven t had to use the AC lately, it is also called into play when you use the defrost mode on your heater/AC...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light, 1996 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus
1996 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus, compressor clutch: Hi Anthony, The 12 and 55 are of no significance: 12 means the voltage to the computer was disconnected recently (maybe the battery was disconnected during recent readouts? if not then check your battery cables and the clamps at the battery), 55 means end...

Chrysler Repair: My check engine light came on, speed sensors, output speed
speed sensors, output speed, true thanks: not to bring it into service but to make sure that u dont blow it up if there is an issue. Get the codes scanned and if u have a code for input out output speed sensors get those replaced.I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad to look at it for u...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light on- no codes, chrysler town and country, obdii code reader
chrysler town and country, obdii code reader, auto zone: The fan relays on these vehicles are a very big problem. When it goes out you will not have working cooling fans. It s located behind the air filter. The newer ones have a blue label on them. I ll post up some more info when I get home but that would be...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light comes on when a/c requested, compressor clutch, postal mail
compressor clutch, postal mail, xerox copy: Hi Shalonda, The coincidence of the light with the a/c request probably means that a fault of some sort associated with the a/c circuitry has been detected by the engine control computer. That could be verified by reading out the memory of the computer for...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light: how to find out what it means, chrsyler, engine controller
chrsyler, engine controller, code numbers: Hi Linda, I assume that you mean the light comes on while your are underway on the road and then goes out (it will always come on when you first turn the key to run, before starting the engine, as a check that the light works). When the light comes on while...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light, power window 1997 chrysler sebirng, haynes manual, independent repair
haynes manual, independent repair, button works: Hi Hamchan, On the check engine light: I would try an independent repair shop for another reading. It may cost $40, if they can do it, but at least you will either get a readout or you shouldn t have to pay. The Autozone reader may not have been set up properly...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light after replacing thermostat housing (or water compressor housing, I've been told a couple names for it), sebring lxi, couple names
sebring lxi, couple names, autozone: ok few steps first ,what is the check engine light on what code is it? Second the old part did it have a sensor in it and is there a new one in that one? If u change your oil every 3k and use 5w 30 U should not have any issue. I have a 98 Concorde with a...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light (self check) codes 15 and 25, mitsubishi eclipse, butterfly valve
mitsubishi eclipse, butterfly valve, transmission controller: Hi Jerry, Again, I don t know specifically about your engine/trans but the trans should have some sort of sensor on it that puts out electrical pulses proportional to the speed of the car, so look for anything with a 2 wire plug that is mounted on the trans,...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light on, orange wire, engine controller
orange wire, engine controller, green orange: Hi Tony, I believe the reason that the engine idles rough when the light comes on is that the controller enter a limp-in mode where instead of running on the basis of all the sensors it shifts over to running on pre-determined parameters that are just designed...

Chrysler Repair: check engine, independent garages, plymouth breeze
independent garages, plymouth breeze, chrysler dealer: 98 and later model cars do not offer a readout via the ignition key, rather a separate code reader must be plugged into a socket located under the dash on the driver s side. So you might call around to auto parts stores, such as Autozone, which I have been...

Chrysler Repair: no chime alarm, diagnosis chart, jeep cherokee
diagnosis chart, jeep cherokee, fuel light: this is from the diagnosis chart NO CHIMES, BUT ALL OTHER INSTRUMENT CLUSTER FEATURES OK 1. Faulty instrument cluster. 1. Replace the faulty instrument cluster, if required. The chime part is not working so a new cluster would need to be installed...

Chrysler Repair: chrylser automatic transmission, 1994 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde
1994 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde, computer notices: Hi John, Yes there are two controllers, one for the engine and one for the trans; and the engine controller will turn on the light, but usually the trans will not. While they may not have determined there to be any codes stored in the trans controller, their...

Chrysler Repair: chrylster labaron, engine computer, warning light
engine computer, warning light, engine compartment: Hi Again, I was wondering if you had any luck with the fault code readout? Also, if you write back tell me which engine you have. There are a couple of possibilities for your problem, but the fault code might get us right to the answer. Roland ...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler 300: has spark but won't start, 4 digit numbers, coolant temp
4 digit numbers, coolant temp, chrysler 300: Hi Gary, That code is very common and unfortunately it just means that the battery power to the engine controller was disconnected sometime in the past 50 or so start cycles. If that is not the case, then there could be something wrong with the power supply...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler cirrus 1997 lx 2.5 v6 HELP!, gasoline fire, safety provision
gasoline fire, safety provision, chrysler cirrus: Hi Richard, That could mean one of several things: The Autoshutdown relay is not working properly or The Autoshutdown relay is not being activated because the crank or the cam sensor is bad. Because you said the fuel pump doesn t run that suggests that...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler cirrus 1997, chrysler cirrus, haynes manuals
chrysler cirrus, haynes manuals, power steering pump: Hi Jeff, While I have not changed a timing belt on the 2.5L V6, as I look at my Chrysler and Haynes manuals I see that in addition to removing 3 bolts for the covers proper, you also have to remove: -the engine mount bracket and the engine support bracket...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler cirrus 2000, chrysler cirrus 2000, chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus 2000, chrysler cirrus, exhaust gases: I need a little more info.engine size,miles,coolant age.One thing though,operating temp is straight up in the middle.when ever you work on the cooling system you will need to bleed it.There is a tool called a block tester you can use to see if you are getting...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler concorde engine or sensor problem, chrysler concorde, crank sensor
chrysler concorde, crank sensor, wiggle test: 93 is less sensitive to faults than the next wave of diagnostics which came in 95.I don t want to tell you to start replacing sensors but a good one to start with would be the cam sensor.However I m thinking its sounding more like a wiring problem.I would...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler intake manifold, head gasket replacement, valve piston
head gasket replacement, valve piston, fuel rail: Hi Bernhard, Of course in ideal circumstances one would like to remove any foreign object from the manifold. But it means removing both manifolds (because they share a single gasket) and the fuel rail, and perhaps the turbo. My inclination would be, if you...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler labaron engine 2.2, chrysler labaron, snail mail
chrysler labaron, snail mail, lebaron: Hi Eugene, According to the Chrysler shop manual the engine and trans do not need to be removed together. I would recommend that you have a copy of the details of that manual when you do the removal so as to not get into any difficulties unnecessarily. I...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lebaron '85, master brake cylinder, chrysler lebaron
master brake cylinder, chrysler lebaron, wheel cylinders: Hi Miro, The air can get in when and if the fluid in the reservoir drops too low so as to allow air to enter via the master brake cylinder drawing it in instead of brake fluid. That dropping of level would be due to a leak in either the master or wheel cylinder....

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lebaron '85, chrysler lebaron, variable resistor
chrysler lebaron, variable resistor, gauge cluster: Hi Miro, On the fuel gauge, I would check the wiring at the fuel tank. The dark green/black wire is a ground lead that attaches to the body in the trunk, under the carpet at the place where the latch is located. Then I would check that there is continuity...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lebaron, chrysler lebaron, lebaron
chrysler lebaron, lebaron, chrysler: Hello John allways check your oil once a week when the motor is cold and tranny in park and runung the motor . and also check your timeing belt at least every 10 000 miles . this can save you alot of money if you find it worn then all you have to do is...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lhs 1997 water pump, haynes manual, chrysler lhs
haynes manual, chrysler lhs, inner fender: Hi Phil, Because you are asking, I suspect that the water pump is not visible to you and so you must have the 3.5L engine, rather than the 3.3L which also was offered on the LHS. The water pump on the the 3.5 is driven by the timing belt and one side of...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lhs: no heat, no AC, temp gauge not working, chrysler lhs, radiator hose
chrysler lhs, radiator hose, heat work: Hi Joseph, I suspect that if you are in a cold climate that your engine s thermostat is stuck open so that the coolant is flowing freely through the system so well that it can t warm up the engine or the heater core properly. See if the water hoses feel...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lhs running problem, chrysler lhs, radiator fan
chrysler lhs, radiator fan, tps sensor: This is out of my expertise,but I ll make few comments.The tps is an input to the trans controller.If there is a fault, the trans controller will go into limp mode.2nd gear only.You may want to trace those wires a little ways to see if there are any more issues...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler lhs, 2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, sensor error: depends on what the codes are but I would guess that it would say output speed sensor error and something else like gear ratio error if so then replace both input and output sensors if that is not what the codes are have to tell me and go from there...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler new yorker idle, ais motor, chrysler new yorker
ais motor, chrysler new yorker, code translator: Hi Lech, There is no self-adjustable idle speed provision in contemporary engines with engine controllers and electronic actuators/sensors. There is what is called an automatic idle speed motor which is controlled electically by the controller which opens...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler oil leak on 93 concord 3.3l, gasketing materials, haynes manual
gasketing materials, haynes manual, snail mail: Hi Dick, There is a slight discrepency between the Haynes manual for 93-7 (#25025) which says you have to disconnect and move back the anti-sway bar and also remove the transmission support backets while the 94 Chrysler shop manual says nothing about that....

Chrysler Repair: chrysler repair, radiator hoses, 2000 chrysler lhs
radiator hoses, 2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs: THERMOSTAT - 3.2/3.5L REMOVAL WARNING: DO NOT REMOVE PRESSURE CAP WITH THE SYSTEM HOT AND UNDER PRESSURE BECAUSE SERIOUS BURNS FROM COOLANT CAN OCCUR. Disconnect negative cable from remote jumper terminal. Drain cooling system. Raise vehicle on hoist....

Chrysler Repair: chrysler repair, amp fuse, defogger
amp fuse, defogger, eagle vision: Hi Dave, There is a fuse in the junction block under the dash that supplies power for the defogger. It is a 5 amp fuse and it is the one in the far left end of the top row of the array of fuses. Check that one. Then see if there is power to the driver side...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler sebring 2001, chrysler sebring, cam sensor
chrysler sebring, cam sensor, camshaft: It will store a can sensor code when it does not see a pulse from the cam sensor.There could be a couple of reasons why. Cam sensor,Wiring to the cam sensor,And most importantly the cam isn t moving because the timing belt broke.(if this is a 4 cylinder)If...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler sebring transmition, chrysler sebring, electrical plug
chrysler sebring, electrical plug, output speed: Hi Jeff, There is an output speed sensor that not only operates the speedo it also is needed for the trans to change gears properly. It is located on the side of the trans that faces the front of the car, about midline, on the very far end of the trans...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler starter problems, solenoid switch, starter solenoid
solenoid switch, starter solenoid, neon glow: One more possibility is that the ignition switch s function for start is stuck closed. The way you could diagnose that is to find the relay, unplug it, then disconnect the brown wire at the starter solenoid, then reconnect the battery and plug the relay...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler not starting, crankshaft position sensor, lebaron gts
crankshaft position sensor, lebaron gts, chrysler lebaron: Hi Zach, The code 11 is the key to the problem. But because you replaced the hall effect sensor unless the new one is faulty too then there are two possibilities: first, if you replaced the old one because of an earlier failure to start, then the 11 code...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler Town and Country Wipers, chrysler town and country, 3liter auto
chrysler town and country, 3liter auto, windshield wiper: I don t think I ve answered any wiper problems yet.That said....The intermitten wipers are controled by the bcm.The other 2 speeds aren t.So I would never have recommended a switch.If in tracing that wire back you didn t find any issues with it.Then it is...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler taillights, chrysler minivan, aftermarket taillights
chrysler minivan, aftermarket taillights, chrysler dealer: Hi Michael, I suggest that you go to a Chrysler dealer s parts counter and ask if you can see what a replacement lamp holder looks like as it should be identical to what is presently on the van. That way you can see what it look like before being attached...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler town and country, chrysler town and country, continuity test
chrysler town and country, continuity test, broken wires: u can have continuity and still have an issue with a broken wires 1 out of 40 strands will still give u continuity but no way of carrying amps.The asd is the power side of the injector. Key on should have power to the injector. The PCM will go the ground...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler town and country steering shudder, chrysler town and country, caravan voyager
chrysler town and country, caravan voyager, power steering hose: THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 19-004-03, DATED AUGUST 29, 2003, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. THIS IS A COMPLETE REVISION AND NO ASTERISKS HAVE BEEN USED TO HIGHLIGHT REVISIONS. SUBJECT: Steering Shudder OVERVIEW: This bulletin...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler town and country touring van 2005, sway bar links, chrysler town and country
sway bar links, chrysler town and country, experiential base: Hi Peggy, I have not received similar reports to yours as yet, but then my experiential base is quite narrow. May I suggest that you go to the library and check April issue of Consumer Reports or the most recent annual soft-backed book by that organization...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler town and country year 1999 Need to replace the motor that raises the window on the passenger side, chrysler town and country, haynes manual
chrysler town and country, haynes manual, xerox copy: Hi Joseph, The procedures have enough steps and complexity that the best way to get the information to you is to xerox copy the pages from the manual and U.S. postal mail them to you. So if you will write back with a mailingaddress I ll copy and send them...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler voyager 2499 cc yr 2000, chrysler voyager, train design
chrysler voyager, train design, intereference: Hi Nick, The 2.5L V6 is a belt drive for timing. The recommended replacement mileage is 100,000 or 105,000 depending on which Chrysler manual you reference. From what I can tell the valve train design is of the interference type so that if the belt breaks...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler voyager automatic door, chrysler voyager, power supply connector
chrysler voyager, power supply connector, rear doors: Hi Michael, Unfortunately none of my manuals cover power rear doors on the van line so I don t have a circuit diagram for your situation. If the wire color codes going into the doors are identical but they share a common power source then I would be inclined...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler voyager lacks power, chrysler voyager, head gasket
chrysler voyager, head gasket, range car: Hi Rick, I am not familiar with there being a 2.0L engine in a van, but then that may have been one that is sold overseas from the U.S.(?). I have seen it in the cars, but not a van. I would be inclined to do three things: Try getting fault codes from the...

Chrysler Repair: my chrysler, chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus, insulation breakdown: Hi Alice, It could be a sensor, the ignition wires or the spark coil pack. Here is a response I sent to another person with a similar problem: The most likely reason for the no start in rain problem is that the high tension (spark) side of the ignition...

Chrysler Repair: chrysley stalls down, throttle position sensor, oxygen sensor
throttle position sensor, oxygen sensor, throttle valve: Hi Raj, The trouble codes are probably pointing you toward your engine performance problems. The 21 code is for the oxygen sensor which is located on the main center pipe of the front exhaust manifold. (There is also a rear sensor, after the catalytic converted,...

Chrysler Repair: chrystler running problems, throttle position sensor, head gasket
throttle position sensor, head gasket, voyager 2: your computer is taking away fuel that means u dont have enough air in the system hear are a few things for that. GOOD TRIP EQUAL TO ZERO RESTRICTED FUEL SUPPLY LINE FUEL PUMP INLET STRAINER PLUGGED FUEL PUMP MODULE O2 SENSOR O2 SENSOR SIGNAL CIRCUIT...

Chrysler Repair: chysler lebaron transmission, small claims court, chysler
small claims court, chysler, electronic controller: Hi Rose, The trans s electronic controller has probably sensed that something is wrong and so has put it into limp-in mode which is designed to prevent further damage until it can be corrected. The trans will now drive the car in second gear only, so keep...

Chrysler Repair: cigarette lighter and low speed blower fuses:Sebring '03, car cigarette lighter, 30 amp fuse
car cigarette lighter, 30 amp fuse, divider network: Hi John, The resistor block is mounted in the internal air duct of the AC/heater housing, very close to the blower motor which is on the lower right hand side of the unit. You may want to remove the lower edge of the dash panel on that right side for visibility...

Chrysler Repair: cirrus 1995, gauge needles, chrysler cirrus
gauge needles, chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus: Hi Angel, Did all these malfunctions start at the same time, or did they start to occur at separate times? If they started at the same time can you associate that time with anything else that happened at that time? Can you tell me where the short was located...

Chrysler Repair: cirrus 2.5 1996 no start, crankshaft pulley, pulley bolt
crankshaft pulley, pulley bolt, haynes book: Hi Alain, The gray/black wire is supposed to oscillate between 12V and ground (0v) in synchrony with the rotation of the crank and cam shafts (e.g. three times for each revolution of the crankshaft). You should be able to observe this if you rotate the engine...

Chrysler Repair: cirrus cold ,wet starts, high tension wires, diagnostic capability
high tension wires, diagnostic capability, dark location: Hi Greg, The one component that might also be subject to breakdown in damp conditions is the distributor cap, so that might be worth examing closely for any cracks or carbon traces at the towers or wire sockets. Then also, in the nighttime you might want...

Chrysler Repair: cirrus lxi 1995, cirrus lxi, detroit metro area
cirrus lxi, detroit metro area, chrysler dealer: Hi Walter, Your trans is going into limp-in mode which is a default condition designed to use a minimum of internal parts of the trans until it can be diagnosed so as to prevent unnecessary damage. I would be inclined to go to a Chrysler dealer or an independent...

Chrysler Repair: How to clean throttle body, air intake hose, haynes manual
air intake hose, haynes manual, wd 40: Hi Colt, May I suggest that you buy a Haynes manual for the car? The description of these items there is generally good enough that you will be able to locate them and do whatever maintenance is necessary. I really can t discuss in detail each of these parts...

Chrysler Repair: climate control, AC/heat, climate control unit, chrysler concorde
climate control unit, chrysler concorde, diagnostic capability: Hi Randy, There have been several others with this sort of a problem with their ATC. The best thing to do is to seek to readout the unit for whether it has recorded any fault codes in its memory, thus taking advantage of the self-diagnostic abilities of...

Chrysler Repair: climate control air flow, shaft position, window vent
shaft position, window vent, negative cable: take off the mode door actuator and move it with the control head see if it even moves if not replace it and see if that one moves then away u go =) r and r the dash geee some people.I live in Atlanta I would be happy to help u out. The mode door...

Chrysler Repair: climate controls, climate control unit, chrysler voyager
climate control unit, chrysler voyager, panel component: U can touch the actuator and move the slider if u have dual sliders check both move the slider and feel if they are moving and stopping. REMOVAL The single zone heating and air conditioning system is equipped with a single blend door actuator....

Chrysler Repair: climate system on maximum defrost--controls do not respond, climate system, intermittent basis
climate system, intermittent basis, ac system: P.S. Thom, The fact that it is intermittant makes we wonder whether it could be a problem stemming from a cold solder connection on the circuit board for head unit. So may I suggest that you unmount the unit but keep it plugged together. Then take a small...

Chrysler Repair: clock, chrysler dodge, eagle model
chrysler dodge, eagle model, digital clock: Hello Ryan, If it is digital it probably does have a couple of tiny push buttons that you can access with a nail or tip of a pencil. If it is analog there may be a small knob at the center of the dial that projects through the lens that you can turn, or push...

Chrysler Repair: clunk and shake, acclerator, torque converter
acclerator, torque converter, trans shop: Hi Joe, I haven t experienced that sort of behavior, but as you describe it I wonder if the torque converter lock-up feature might be releasing spontaneously which will case the engine to rev up about 10% which is almost like a downshift one gear but not...

Chrysler Repair: clutch - frequent loss of hydraulic pressure, diesel uk, hydraulic clutch
diesel uk, hydraulic clutch, clutch problems: Hi Nigel, I wasn t aware of an hydraulic clutch on the PT but then I m not into 2000 era cars yet! But I would suggest that you can have an internal leakage in any hydraulic cylinder (master or slave) such that the fluid just bypasses the piston without leaking...

Chrysler Repair: clutch replacement, clutch replacement, screw driver
clutch replacement, screw driver, impersonal nature: Hello Justin and the computer-person who was kind enough to reply to me, The response to the inadvertant duplicate question may have falsely implied some impatience on my part. The Allexperts site has a pre-formatted set of check boxes which I used to choose...

Chrysler Repair: clutch replacement, starter solenoid, clutch replacement
starter solenoid, clutch replacement, battery clamps: Hi Justin, When you say the solenoid clicks, do you mean the loud click at the motor (which is indeed the solenoid) or do you mean the softer click of the starter relay? The fact that one or the other clicks means that the clutch disingaged safety switch...

Chrysler Repair: cmo or ckp, crankshaft position sensor, engine controller
crankshaft position sensor, engine controller, speed changes: Hi Amber, The ckp is crankshaft position sensor and the cmp is camshaft position sensor. The sensors send signals to the engine controller that determines the timing of the spark and the actuation of the fuel injectors. You didn t mention which year, model...

Chrysler Repair: code 11 fault, crank shaft, tree sort
crank shaft, tree sort, engine controller: Hi Tony, Why don t we do this? Tell me again what year and engine you have and I will find the best fault/event-tree sort of trouble shooting manual that I have about how to deal with the 11 code, xerox it and postal mail it to you. Then you can follow...

Chrysler Repair: code 37, torque converter clutch, dodge spirit
torque converter clutch, dodge spirit, thire: hello rob this is a bad compuiter the compuiter shifts the car thire is a main compuiter for the car ans a another compuiter for the tranny . have it changed and you will be fine dont let pelople confuse u any more . sorry they can do this many times mech....

Chrysler Repair: code p0740, mechanic check, engine computer
mechanic check, engine computer, best bet: The p0740 code is a torque convertor clutch no RPM drop at lock up The p0700 indicates that the engine computer has detected a fault code present in the transmission computer. This is leading somewhere and it s probably not going to be cheap. Your best...

Chrysler Repair: cold start up on 1998 2.5 v6, hi chris, cold start
hi chris, cold start, imput: Hi Chris, That is a useful comment. All that is left for a temperature dependent cold start problem are the two temp sensors, which you changed. But it would be worthwhile to check that the resistances are in the correct range. At 77 F they both should read...

Chrysler Repair: cold weather starting, coolant temp, champion plugs
coolant temp, champion plugs, tps sensor: Hi Bart, That is an impressive list of maintenance items! There is almost nothing left to consider except two things: I would try to readout the engine controller memory for fault codes. Turn the ignition switch on-off-on-off-on and leave on within an...

Chrysler Repair: como puedo tener diagrama shadow 1992, dyment distribution services, chrysler motors
dyment distribution services, chrysler motors, fuel emissions: Hello Norma, Please excuse my responding in English. I understand that you want to know how to obtain a repair manual for a 1992 Dodge Shadow. The Chrysler Corporation sells the set of manuals for a cost of $ 59. plus shipping. (catalog # 81-270-2103). Address:...

Chrysler Repair: compressor for the AC, proper lubrication, warranty period
proper lubrication, warranty period, refrigerant: Hi Carol, Sorry to say I have not had a compressor quit on any of my cars so I can t give you a firm idea of a price. The compressor (and the refrigerant) itself is probably the major cost rather than the labor because the compressor is quite accessible for...

Chrysler Repair: My concorde 2000 histiate and rpm drops when try to accelerate fast, engine thermostat, gauge needle
engine thermostat, gauge needle, temperature gauge: Hi again, Hussien, I think middle of the gauge is fine, no problem. I can t think of anything that they could have done to cause such a problem. It may be a coincidence that the problem developed about the same time as you had the car serviced. So the question...

Chrysler Repair: concorde electrical trouble, control panal, diagnostic capability
control panal, diagnostic capability, snail mail: Hi Dave, The ambient temp sensor is used by the overhead to display ambient temp, but I don t know if it has anything to do with the A/C or the cruise control (the former maybe, the latter very doubtful). The powertrain diagnostic manual I have doesn t show...

Chrysler Repair: concorde idle and shadow tach, ac voltmeter, propane torch
ac voltmeter, propane torch, air plenum: Hi Jerry, The tach gets its signal from the distributor via the pin 43 of the engine controller on a gray/light blue wire to the cluster at pin H of the gray plug. You can check as follows. Remove cluster bezel (4 screws), remove mask and lens (5 screws),...

Chrysler Repair: concorde starting trouble, starter solenoid, battery clamps
starter solenoid, battery clamps, flex plate: Hi Gary, If you can be certain that the low current side of the starter motor circuit is always good, then indeed a focus on the high current wire (red) from the battery to the starter motor (are the battery clamps shiney and tight) and the starter solenoid...

Chrysler Repair: convertable top, chrysler lebaron, lebaron
chrysler lebaron, lebaron, yahoo group: Hi Jeff, I am glad you are proud of your LeBaron Convert and are trying to keep it going strong. I have an 89 Coupe and doing the same. I have to admit lack of experience with convertible top repair/longevity techniques. But I bet if you put your question...

Chrysler Repair: convertable top mechanism, chrysler lebaron, coupe model
chrysler lebaron, coupe model, hardtop coupe: Hi Katie, I am a moderator of a Yahoo Auto group called The Chrysler LeBaron Club and whether you have a LeBaron or a Sebring the folks in that 1500+ member group have lots of experience with convertibles because most of them own one. I happen to have the...

Chrysler Repair: convertable top, chrysler lebaron, postal mail
chrysler lebaron, postal mail, lebaron: Hi Donnie, I have an 89 lebaron also, but it is a coupe. So I can t picture what you are speaking of, but although the 89 shop manual doesn t describe or show such a cable, the 94 manual I have does show it. It appears to be associated with the headliner...

Chrysler Repair: convertible on 92 lebaron, amp circuit breaker, fuse box
amp circuit breaker, fuse box, windshield wipers: Hi Mara, If you are speaking of fuse cavity #3 under the dash, that is supposed to be a 30 amp circuit breaker in it, not one or two fuses . That is the breaker that gives power to everything that isn t working for you. So see if you can get the proper...

Chrysler Repair: convertible leaking, rear wheel wells, wire colors
rear wheel wells, wire colors, deluxe system: Hi Carol, The continuing flood may well be due to some debris inside panel under the 1/4 window re-clogging the plug on that side, so take a thin wire and clean out the drain passageway. On the Black box and the non-radio function you have me there. I don...

Chrysler Repair: the convertible top to my LeBaron, mr roland, convertible owners
mr roland, convertible owners, yahoo autos: Hi Virginia, Thanks for the generous comments. It is good that the motor sounds like it is working because that is quite often the reason for non-function of the top mechanism. I would suspect the hydraulic system too, and I would begin with examining the...

Chrysler Repair: coolant leak-'96 Chrysler Concorde 2.7 li, coolant leaks, chrysler concorde
coolant leaks, chrysler concorde, coolant leak: Hi Carle, I have a bit of a problem answering your question. First, are you sure it is a 2.7L engine? I can t be sure but the resources I have suggest that engine didn t go into the Concorde until 98 or so. Maybe it was substituted for what was originally...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant leak: Caravan, dodge grand caravan, coolant level
dodge grand caravan, coolant level, coolant leak: Hi Shafique, 1. Correct there is no cut-off valve for the heater loop. 2. No problelm with by-passing as far as I know; I did it on a VW when there was heater core problem and it worked out fine. 3. I doubt that the rear core is in series with the front...

Chrysler Repair: coolant leak from heater core, heater core replacement, chrysler newport
heater core replacement, chrysler newport, coolant leak: Hi Matt, The oldest rear drive manual I have is for the 83 model year and you are correct that the heater core replacement requires significant diassembly. I would be concerned that over time the continuous dampness will rust out the firewall or floor...

Chrysler Repair: coolant leaking, radiator hose, loss situations
radiator hose, loss situations, heater core: Hi Dan, There are in and out hoses to the radiator, of course, and also heater core outlet and return hoses to consider. With a noticeable trail on the ground I suspect you will not have any difficulty localizing the source of your leak. It is the slow loss...

Chrysler Repair: coolant system, coolant system, radiator cap
coolant system, radiator cap, rubber gasket: Hi Michelle, If the temp gauge is rising more rapidly than you have experienced in the past, then there is definitely something that has changed to cause this, particularly with the steam blow off that corroborates that the system overheated. If you have...

Chrysler Repair: Is coolant temp sensor failure the cause for no fans?, radiator hoses, coolant temp
radiator hoses, coolant temp, engine controller: Hi Mike, You didn t mention which engine you have but most of the sensors are located adjacent to the thermostat housing. As to whether the sensor is the most likely cause, I would say that if the engine seems to be running well from cold start to full...

Chrysler Repair: cooling fan is not running, coolant temp, inner fender
coolant temp, inner fender, fuse box: Hey Ron, I spent a lot of time on my response this morning. I said nothing about the controller. The fact that the relay clicks shows that the controller is o.k. I said: the fan ground wire is bad, or the light green wire from the relay to the fan has a...

Chrysler Repair: cooling fann runs amost constantly, chrysler concorde lxi, 1996 chrysler concorde
chrysler concorde lxi, 1996 chrysler concorde, coolant temp: Hi Bill, If you verify the coolant sensor wires are connected all the way to the controller. Then as I said you need to look at the fan relay socket(s) to find the wire(s) that go from there to the engine controller. The dark blue/pink wire that when grounded...

Chrysler Repair: cooling fans, amp fuse, amp fuses
amp fuse, amp fuses, coolant temp: Hi Bill, I am working with the 94 manual for the LH body cars that includes the Intrepid. I have a few suggestions. First, while you have replaced the coolant sensor and the checked the relays and the fans, it will probably be helpful to have a volt-ohmmeter...

Chrysler Repair: cooling fans, chrysler voyager, haynes manual
chrysler voyager, haynes manual, socket control: Hi Lee, The circuit is very simple, according to the Haynes manual that I have. The power for the fans comes from fuse 4 in the power distribution center (40 amp, under the hood in the same box as the relay). Pull the relay and make sure that one socket is...

Chrysler Repair: cooling system, thermostat, cooling system
thermostat, cooling system, roland: Hello Jim, Changing the thermostat is not too difficult because it is located in a housing that is quite accessible on the top or front of the engine depending upon which engine that you have (6 cyl or 4 cyl?). So let me know which one it is and I will give...

Chrysler Repair: cooling system: fluid doesn't return from reserve tank, upper radiator hose, engine radiator
upper radiator hose, engine radiator, sebring lxi: Hi Randie, You haven t told me whether you are loosing coolant? I would try sucking up the fluid from the overflow bottle and returning it to the radiator so as to determine whether or not you are loosing coolant and at what rate. What about the other checks/observations...

Chrysler Repair: cooling system on LHS '94', engine temp, water pump
engine temp, water pump, botton: hello steve first check the rad. to see if pluged start the car let get warm . and then feel the botton of the rad. to see if cold and if the top is hot then it is pluged. then replace and will be fine . if ok then yes the water pumping is not cir. anough...

Chrysler Repair: cooling system, chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus, 1995 chrysler cirrus, head gaskets: hello micheele this is a very good sing what the headgasket is on the way out this can be a costly repair i would get a price on the repair first before you bought it or have the owner have it repaired . Good cars they are and they will give you good service...

Chrysler Repair: cooling systems, upper radiator hose, accurate thermometer
upper radiator hose, accurate thermometer, bleeder valve: Hi Wilmar, Have you verified that you are truly overheating: do you get steam blowoff from the overflow bottle? Have you tried to vent air from the upper radiator hose(there is a bleeder valve on the thermostat housing; attach a 1/4 hose to the nipple...

Chrysler Repair: cooling, coolant temp, heater coils
coolant temp, heater coils, engine coolant: Hi Scott, I would suggest that you verify that the coolant temp is really below normal by thermometer, so that we can separate that from the possibility that the heater is not controlling the air over the heater coils properly. If the car is truly running...

Chrysler Repair: cracked crankshaft, plymouth grand voyager, air conditioner compressor
plymouth grand voyager, air conditioner compressor, grand voyager: What i said above was to tell u that u still can get the long block engine that u were told that u could not get. The finances as far as what u want to spend thats up to u not me U haft to weigh in the factors of a new car payment vers fixing the one u have...

Chrysler Repair: does not crank when the car is warm, solenoid switch, 1994 chrysler concorde
solenoid switch, 1994 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde: Hello again Ben, I have one more idea for you. There may be one more sensor, this one mounted on the intake manifold and called a charge temperature sensor. It mainly comes into play under just the condition that you described. So look for a sensor that has...

Chrysler Repair: crank kit, crank sensor, chrysler lhs
crank sensor, chrysler lhs, cam sensor: Hi Scottie, I have no knowledge of the term crank kit . Do you know another name for it? Maybe you mean the crank position sensor? If so, then that could be evaluated by getting a fault code readout at an Autozone parts store (for free usually) or at a shop...

Chrysler Repair: crank position sensor, crank sensor, cam sensor
crank sensor, cam sensor, necessary distance: Hi Stan, Unfortunately I don t have certain knowledge about the location. I do know that on the 3.3 and 3.8L engines it is in the plane of the torque converter drive plate, and so it actually is on the transmission side of the engine/transmission interface...

Chrysler Repair: front crank seal, chrysler engine, cyl engines
chrysler engine, cyl engines, shop manuals: Hi Mike, I have to admit that I haven t had to do this task on any Chrysler engine yet, but I do have the shop manuals for the 4 and 6 cyl engines (2.2,2.5, 3.0L) and would be glad to look up the question in those manuals. I m uncertain whether the 3.3 of...

Chrysler Repair: crankshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor, crank sensor
crankshaft position sensor, crank sensor, dodge service: Hi Douglas, Would you please tell me which engine (year, displacement, no. of cylinders) is in your vehicle? On most of the engines the crank sensor is positioned on the bell housing at the seam between the engine and the trans, inserted thru a hole, with...

Chrysler Repair: crankshaft sprocket removal, thrust bearing, plymouth voyager
thrust bearing, plymouth voyager, hole bottom: Hi Mario, Just for clarity, we are talking about a 2.5L 4 cyl engine, correct? (There is a 2.5 6 cyl also) I haven t had the pleasure of pulling the sprocket on my 89 2.5 non-turbo yet so about all I can do is look at my manual. That manual shows what...

Chrysler Repair: cruise control, powertrain control module, amp fuse
powertrain control module, amp fuse, electrical relay: Hi Don, I don t have a manual that is specific for that car or year. But based on the LH body line of the mid-90s manual, there should be one fuse assigned to the system, so see if you can find a 20 amp fuse in the power distribution center under the hood...

Chrysler Repair: cruise control dodge neon 1995, powertrain control module, vacuum servo
powertrain control module, vacuum servo, dodge neon 1995: Hi Maurice, I don t have a manual for the Neon but most of the Chrysler cars are set up similarly. The main items that need to be verified are the fuse of the speed control system, the vacuum line from the intake manifold to the vacuum servo unit (usually...

Chrysler Repair: cruise control, powertrain control module, vacuum servo
powertrain control module, vacuum servo, vacuum gauge: Hi Ron, Did the throttle cable coming from the servo get reconnected to the throttle body during the repair? Check fuse # 3. Then check the large vacuum line from the intake manifold to the power brake booster to make sure it is tightly clamped at booth...

Chrysler Repair: cv joint removal, cv joints, transaxle
cv joints, transaxle, lhs: Hi Joe, If you are speaking of the right side half shaft, then the reason it won t release is because the distance sensor gear which drives the signal for the speedo/odo has to be taken out from its location on the top of the transaxle housing extension....

Chrysler Repair: cv joint replacement, chrysler lebaron, cv joint replacement
chrysler lebaron, cv joint replacement, postal mail: Hi David, The procedure to replace it covers about 4 pages in the shop manual so I would not be able to type in all that information as well as the inability to post drawings at this site. I can offer to xerox copy and postal mail you the pages from the shop...

Chrysler Repair: Dash Light Indicator for Gear, Gas and Speed, competent mechanic, quality chrysler
competent mechanic, quality chrysler, chrysler dealership: Hi Yolanda, It sounds to me that what you have there is what we call in the engineering world a common mode failure where several different parts of the car are having problems because of one aspect of the system being flakey. The aspect in question is...

Chrysler Repair: Dash lights went out suddenly...Oldsmobile, time delay relay, makeup mirror
time delay relay, makeup mirror, olds cutlass: Hi Beverley, I am not knowledgeable at all about General Motors products, only Chrysler. But I suspect it is a fuse related to the power for the time delay relay, and maybe a fuse for the dash lights, but I don t have wiring diagrams for your car so I can...

Chrysler Repair: Dashboard lights, dashboard lights, variable intensity
dashboard lights, variable intensity, headlamp switch: Hi DeeDee, I don t haave the wiring diagrams for this car, but if you are saying that it is only the dash lights that are not working but that the lights for center console are working, then the problem is probably not a fuse because usually all the lights...

Chrysler Repair: Defroster not working, chrysler pacifica, floor vents
chrysler pacifica, floor vents, dual controls: U have 3 or 4 total 1 for mode which is where the air goes 1 for the reticulation door inside and outside air and depends if u have dual controls one for each driver and passenger side temp. the mode door one is on the top of the other ones driver...

Chrysler Repair: Defroster, heater blower resistor, electrical coils
heater blower resistor, electrical coils, chrysler sebring: Hello J, I don t have the wiring diagrams for the Sebring either, but based upon the Chrysler engineering patterns from earlier models this particular symptom is typically caused by a component called the heater blower resistor block being faulty. The multispeed...

Chrysler Repair: Diagnostic trouble code P 1398, crankshaft bearings, crank sensor
crankshaft bearings, crank sensor, faulty sensor: Hi Brian, The code does not mean specifically that the sensor is defective. It is that the system in the pcm that checks for misfires is not able to take into account machining differences between the cylinders(which causes variations in the rpm [that it...

Chrysler Repair: Diagnostic trouble code1776, solenoid switch, mail address
solenoid switch, mail address, electrical circuit: Hi Tom, That code involves the L/R solenoid switch valve being locked up when it shouldn t be. The set of tests covers four pages which I can best get to you by xerox and postal mail. So use the thank and rate tab where there is a space to enter a message...

Chrysler Repair: "Dieseling" after shut off: '90, combustion chambers, mixture problem
combustion chambers, mixture problem, alignment shop: Hi Rushan, I doubt it has anything to do with the flywheel. But you didn t tell me the model, engine, or type of transmission so it is a little more difficult to suggest specifically what to do. When the engine runs on it usually is due to what is called...

Chrysler Repair: Digital speedometer intermittent: '88 LeBaron, digital speedometer, wheel revolution
digital speedometer, wheel revolution, orange wire: The distance sensor s signal goes directly to the instrument cluster pin 6 of the black plug, white/orange wire. If you monitor that wire for pulsing (eight times per each wheel revolution) by means of an ohmmeter to ground you should be able to determine...

Chrysler Repair: 'Dinging' when the car is off, car dings, infinite resistance
car dings, infinite resistance, fuse block: Hi Hawke, Do you have an owner s manual that might tell you all the possible dinging causes? I can t think of any system that causes dinging when the key is removed from the ignition switch other than the ignition key in ignition switch warning which...

Chrysler Repair: Dinging Noise (Weird Question!), 1990 chrysler lebaron, chrysler lebaron
1990 chrysler lebaron, chrysler lebaron, digital odometer: hello stephanie it is the compuiter . try this dis. the pos. cable for one min and hook it back up this will reset the compuiter . And that is what needs to happen in this case . if this does not work bring it to a dealer they will repromagam the compuiter...

Chrysler Repair: Disabling car alarm: up through mid-90's, engine controller, car alarm
engine controller, car alarm, stock car: Hi joshua, You have to disconnect the plug from the alarm module, BUT, the engine has to be running when you pull the plug or the engine controller will shut you down in a hard lock out that requires going to a dealer to remove the lock out. If you can t...

Chrysler Repair: Disarming and Deactivating the Security Alarm: '93 C-body, remote keyless entry, warm smiles
remote keyless entry, warm smiles, entry model: Hi Jack, Sorry to have misunderstood that the car was presently in lock down mode. If you have tried to use the key to lock and unlock both the driver and the passenger door, then that means the wires from those two disarming switches have broken. But now...

Chrysler Repair: Disarming and Deactivating the Security Alarm: '93 C-body, remote keyless entry, warm smiles
remote keyless entry, warm smiles, entry model: Hi Jack, Sorry to have misunderstood that the car was presently in lock down mode. If you have tried to use the key to lock and unlock both the driver and the passenger door, then that means the wires from those two disarming switches have broken. But now...

Chrysler Repair: Disc Brake anti-rattle clips: LH series vehiciles, chrysler concord, haynes manual
chrysler concord, haynes manual, document scanner: Hi Landon, The lesson of only doing one side at a time was brought home by this experience. Unfortunately I don t have a document scanner but I will try to describe the positioning of these two clips and then I can also xerox and postal mail you the pictures...

Chrysler Repair: Distributor installation: which way should the rotor point?, crank pulley, spark plug wire
crank pulley, spark plug wire, exhaust stroke: Hi Art, You didn t mention which engine it is that you have, but what you need to do is install the distributor so that the rotor is pointing to the cylinder number 1 spark plug wire s post when the crankshaft is set a TDC (or thereabout) for the number one...

Chrysler Repair: Distributor, snail mail, electrical connector
snail mail, electrical connector, cirrus: Hi Larry, I have the Chrysler shop manual for this engine and it shows a 14-step removal process (where each step is simple, e.g. remove bolt, unplug electrical connector, etc.) and it all involves simple hand tools. It is an ideal job for a do-it-yourselfer....

Chrysler Repair: DOOR LOCKS, door latch, chrysler dealer
door latch, chrysler dealer, door locks: the auto door lock can be changed with a setting change in the BCM at the dealer. Will all door locks not work, will all of them stay locked and cant use manual? Tell me what was replaced and done each time. I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad to...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge 1992 Shadow shift mechanism bolts, dodge shadow, gear mechanism
dodge shadow, gear mechanism, chrysler dodge: Hi Mary, I may be able to help you out on this, but I need to know which engine (4 or 6 cylinder) and whether the car has a manual transmission w/clutch, a 3-speed automatic (D,2,1) or a 4-speed automatic (OD,D,1)? Also, can you give me a better descripion...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge 2.0 liter rough idle, changing spark plugs, dodge neon
changing spark plugs, dodge neon, rislone: Hello John, Thank you for the kind and generous accolade, and the detailed question. I believe that the 2002 Neon (and probably other Neons as well) does not have an option available to query the engine controller as to whether it has observed any faults...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge B300 vibration, cyclical manner, drive shaft
cyclical manner, drive shaft, b300: Hi Daniel, I wonder if it due to a cylinder beginning to miss and dropping out in a cyclical manner (but I can t explain why the cycling) OR is the engine proper running evenly but the engine suspension system compromised in such a manner as to have a resonance...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Caravan 1990 - brake bleeding, vacuum gauge, vacuum line
vacuum gauge, vacuum line, dodge caravan: Hi Ray, It seems like the power brake unit is not working properly. The 89 manual I have notes that you may mistake pedal drops to the floor when the issue is that the power unit has run out (gone past the point of maximum assist). That may be caused...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Caravan Fault Codes: translation list, obd ii, dodge caravan
obd ii, dodge caravan, emissions: Hi Don, The codes that can be readout thru about 96 are the obd-I system and they are found at www.allpar.com/fix/codes.html After that it may or may not be possible to get the codes to readout with the key depending upon the year and model and those are...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Carivan Heater Vent Distribution, dodge carivan, wheel drive cars
dodge carivan, wheel drive cars, automatic temperature control: Thanks for the explanation. Now I still am a bit unclear. By the temp gauge then do you mean the one on the insturment panel (dash?). If so, then assuming that it isn t the temperature sensor is inaccurate and not sending the correct info to the gauge and...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge caravan sport brakes, power brake booster, shock absorber
power brake booster, shock absorber, dodge caravan: That is an unusual location for such a sound. How about listening to the proportioning valve which is mounted on the left rear frame rail, just forward of the rear shock absorber to frame rail mounting location. If that is bad it can make for excessive effort....

Chrysler Repair: Dodge caravan transaxle problem, dodge caravan, clutch plate
dodge caravan, clutch plate, torque converter: Hi Josh, You are ahead of me if you rebuilt this unit yourself! If if drives when in neutral it could be: shifter control needs adjustment valve body malfunction insufficient clutch plate clearance or a dragging clutch So you might check those possibilities,...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge caravan won’t start from P /park-neutral switch.., dodge caravan, haynes manual
dodge caravan, haynes manual, vertical shaft: Hi Viadas, According to the Haynes Manual for 95-2000 the shift cable at the vertical shaft lever on the transmission can be adjusted to give you start in both the park and neutral positions. It is possible that the actual switch on the valve body inside...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Dynasty Wiper Relay, dodge dynasty, kick panel
dodge dynasty, kick panel, wipers: Hello Justin, There is no relay in the system for the wipers. The delay function of the wipers is mediated by the body computer located on the passenger side cowl (above the kick panel). If you are having a problem with that delay mode tell me about it and...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge durango 4wd 5.9L, chrysler cirrus, upper control arm
chrysler cirrus, upper control arm, dodge durango: Hi Luis, I have to admit that I have no idea what the suspension of a Durango is like nor do I have any manuals. I wonder perhaps there was a design change from one year to another where it was welded and then removable, but the parts counter didn t notice...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Grand Caravan starts than dies, dodge grand caravan, negative battery cable
dodge grand caravan, negative battery cable, solenoid switch: Hi Dave, The 98 Caravan and the 99 T & C have the same wiring diagrams, virtually. So I would suggest you look at the same fuses that I mentioned to Bruce on 9/3 (thanks for reeminding me of that question/answer...I haven t heard back from Bruce but I will...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Intrepid Idling, Accelerating Roughly, exhaust gas recirculation valve, exhaust gas recirculation
exhaust gas recirculation valve, exhaust gas recirculation, wd 40: Hi Misty, OK, but what about the fault code readout? Any results to report on that score? With the engine running that badly I can t help but believe the engine controller and its sensors haven t detected something to be wrong. It is the only other technique...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Neon 1995 4cyl, dodge neon 1995, dodge neon
dodge neon 1995, dodge neon, lisa lisa: Lisa,The only thing I have ever done to a Neon is replace the cylinder head so,Im not shure where the fuel filter is. I would guess it is around the fuel tank?However,on the info you gave me, I would not try to replace it on your own. fuel filters in general...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Neon Oil Pressure Light, dodge neon, pressure gauge
dodge neon, pressure gauge, oil level: Hi Lou, If the light came on when the car was in gear and moving such that the rpm was greater than idle rate, then it is worth putting a pressure gauge on the tap into which the oil pressure sensor is now fitted. It is usually the case that the sensors are...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge neon flash heating and coolant accumulation at the reservoir, head gasket problem, upper radiator hose
head gasket problem, upper radiator hose, neon flash: Hi Carlos, I would check the reservoir after having driven the car and allowing it to cool down all the way. Note the level in the reservoir after you turn off the engine, then check later to see if it has dropped after everything cools down. If not, then...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Ram 1500:P0740 code, torque converter clutch, dodge ram 1500
torque converter clutch, dodge ram 1500, selenoid: Hi Timothy, The torque converter clutch is inside the transmission so it is less likely to be something at an autoparts store. If you have the 3-speed non-electronic auto transmission then you are likely to have a single orange/black wire connector to the...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Ram SS/T Caliper Bolts, 17 wheels, numerical size
17 wheels, numerical size, dodge ram: Hi Roger, I suspect it is a tork bolt, of course, but its numerical size could only be determined by bringing various size torx fittings to the bolt and determine the proper size by inspection/comparison of the fits. No manuals that I have seen give that...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Ram Van, dodge ram van, reister
dodge ram van, reister, ram van: hello lisa i would check the starter and then check all vac. lines it could be a pin hole in one of the lines good and also check the valest reister on the fire wall . good luck to you hun and if you need more help you let me know and you have a pretty name...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge Shadow ES, dodge shadow, heater core
dodge shadow, heater core, timing belt: Hi Kevin, I suspect that on the a/c blower you are perceiving the moving air when it is pure cold unmixed with any warm air from the heater core or very much external air. When in the non-recycle mode the air is a mixture of external and internal air which...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge SX 2.0 Radiator problem, radiator repair shop, dodge sx
radiator repair shop, dodge sx, line inquiry: Hi Liam, My suggestion would be to contact an auto parts/radiator repair shop and ask them to look up the part number for each of the cars and see if they are identical or not. You could also do that by the web (using the listed phone number or directly by...

Chrysler Repair: Dodge stratus 1995 heat and air controls, fuse box, dodge stratus
fuse box, dodge stratus, vacuum line: Hi Wayne, I have the manual for the 96 stratus which I believe was the second year of production following the car s initial year 95. I would have one uncertainty and that is whether the heater system changed from 95 to 96, probably not but just to mention...

Chrysler Repair: Door Locks & theft mechanism, power door locks, door key
power door locks, door key, speed signal: The anti-theft system does prevent the engine from running for more than a couple of seconds when it is actually or falsely alarmed. The disarming depends upon either unlocking the armed system via a door key in either front door lock or via the key fob remote...

Chrysler Repair: Door lock failing, power window switch, harness clips
power window switch, harness clips, expertise thanks: the latch/door lock actuator is one assembly. REAR DOOR TRIM PANEL REMOVAL CAUTION: Do not pry on door trim panel, damage to trim panel will result. Remove trim plug from the pull cup and remote bezel by inserting a small flat blade tool into the...

Chrysler Repair: Door lock noise and audio tone at every bump, door latch, striker plate
door latch, striker plate, door locks: Hi Axe, There is on each door a pushbutton switch mounted in the door frame which senses when the door is either open or ajar slightly and when it senses that condition it signals the body computer to make that sound, and then when the door is sensed as being...

Chrysler Repair: Door trim Removal, haynes manual, xerox copy
haynes manual, xerox copy, break something: Hi Joe, I don t have personal experience with the Concorde door, but my 93-97 Haynes manual has 3 pages on how to do the trim panel, glass, and regulator removal and replacement. I would be pleased to make a xerox copy of those pages and mail it to you....

Chrysler Repair: Downstream right oxygen sensor wire colors, late '90's, wire colors, oxygen sensor
wire colors, oxygen sensor, signal wire: Hi Worth, There are two heater wires that are interchangeable: the two white ones on the new sensor can be attached to either the orange/(dark green) and the solid black as you choose. The gray one is the sensor ground and should be attached to a black/dark...

Chrysler Repair: DRB Code P 1776: solenoid valve latched in LR, solenoid valve, chrysler dealer
solenoid valve, chrysler dealer, grand voyager: Hi Neal, I believe that this is due to either a bad low/reverse switch, the relay for the trans not closing its contact points as required, a problem with the switch sense circuit, of the controller itself being faulty. In any case it should not require extensive...

Chrysler Repair: Draining battery in 2000 chrysler 300m, 2000 chrysler 300m, dodge spirit
2000 chrysler 300m, dodge spirit, battery cables: Hi Robert, No, don t remove both battery cables, just disconnect the cable from the - post of the battery then bridge the gap between the cable and its post with the multimeter leads. In other words, you are going to measure the current that flows from the...

Chrysler Repair: Draining/dead battery 2000 Chry 300M, 10/12/05, toggle switches, heat sensors
toggle switches, heat sensors, fuse box: Hi Patrice, My inclination would be to ask your son to measure the current draw again when the car is shut down and to leave the meter connected and check it occasionally during a few hour period. And has it indeed been remediated to a lower level subsequent...

Chrysler Repair: Draining/dead battery 2000 Chry 300M, les schwab, electrical shop
les schwab, electrical shop, dead battery: Hi Patrice, First you need to determine whether the alternator is charging the battery when you are driving the car. And second you need to determine what the draw on the battery is when you are not driving the car. On the first, I would wonder if you have...

Chrysler Repair: Driver side power window wont work, dodge caravan, regulator assembly
dodge caravan, regulator assembly, circuit breaker: You ll need a new motor a regulator assembly. There is more than likely a cable being chewed up right at the window motor itself. Other times the motor just draws too much current and kicks a circuit breaker to prevent over-loading the circuit. I ve seen...

Chrysler Repair: Driver's side rear door panel., power window switch, chrysler concorde
power window switch, chrysler concorde, 2002 chrysler concorde: REMOVAL CAUTION: Do not pry on door trim panel, damage to trim panel will result. Open trim plug from the pull cup and remote bezel by inserting a small flat blade tool into the notch and lifting up. Remove screw in the pull cup. Remove screw in remote...

Chrysler Repair: Drivers side tire shudder, rod bushings, wheel alignment
rod bushings, wheel alignment, side tire: hello dan a front end allinet would do the trick . they gave you the wright tie rod end i hope i would have the front end allined and if it is the wroang one the tect would know go for it if you need more help just let me know please rate my serivice pet...

Chrysler Repair: Droning sound at very cold startup:'01 Chrysler Van, power steering hose, chrysler voyager
power steering hose, chrysler voyager, power steering pump: Hi Gary, I think you that you have located the system which is making the noise, now which part is the question. More likely it is the pump and the possibilities are: low fluid level, power steering hose touching the body or frame, extreme wear of pump internal...

Chrysler Repair: DTC 37 on Chrysler Lebaron, chrysler lebaron, hydraulic control system
chrysler lebaron, hydraulic control system, 1992 chrysler lebaron: Hi Mike, The shift adjustment is really easy. Set the gear shift lever in park. Then loosen the shift cable bracket at the trans and move the shift lever shaft at the trans to its resting frontmost detent position (which is park position, of course) then...

Chrysler Repair: DTC Code 45, chrysler sebring lxi, 1997 chrysler sebring lxi
chrysler sebring lxi, 1997 chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring lxi coupe: Hi Ricky, If you could reference me to your original question (date and approximate summary phrase) that would help me as I would otherwise have to search thru all the previous questions one at a time to find all the particulars. I will give the driveability...

Chrysler Repair: Dual Vacuum Solenoid 88 Chrysler, power brake booster, vacuum line
power brake booster, vacuum line, mixture control: Hi Josh, Flattery will get you somewhere, but in this case I am really at a loss for detailed knowledge because the 83 RWD manual is all I have. I don t even know which engine and fuel system you would have and how it would relate to the 91 FI models which...

Chrysler Repair: Durango Panic alarm, voltage pulses, remote keyless entry
voltage pulses, remote keyless entry, panic alarm: Hi Joe, I am not familiar with the electronic specifics of the panic mode signal as compared to the other functions of the remote keyless entry, and that is probably because this is a post-2000 vehicle? Unfortunately I have not been able to justify the cost...

Chrysler Repair: damper removal, damper pulley, splash shield
damper pulley, splash shield, frame rail: Hi Tom, I assume that you have the 2.5 V-6 and are trying to change the timing belt. My 96 Cirrus manual says that the right side engine mount has to be removed. To do that you raise the vehicle and remove the splash shield. Then remove the vertical fasteners...

Chrysler Repair: dash assrmblies, car harness, board details
car harness, board details, wrecking yard: Hi Doug, I have the same car and year. It s a coupe. Also I have the Traveler. Unfortunately the wiring diagrams from Chrysler that I have do not show the internal components, nor has anyone that participates in the Yahoo LeBaron groups mentioned having...

Chrysler Repair: dash gauges, chrysler cirrus, 95 chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus, 95 chrysler cirrus, gauge cluster: Hi Thomas, I would recheck the fuses, particularly if you can find one that is assigned to the instrument cluster, and verify that it is really good by substituting another one of the same size. Sometimes these fuses can fatigue (the wire breaks but it...

Chrysler Repair: dash lights burnt out '01 T&C MiniVan, replacable bulbs, dash lights
replacable bulbs, dash lights, hvac controls: The head comes out with the whole center bezel that includes the vents and goes around the radio.There will be 2 screws at the bottom by the cupholders.The rest is held in with clips.So just pullit straight out.I m not sure if there are replacable bulbs or...

Chrysler Repair: dash lights, chrysler cirrus, fuse block
chrysler cirrus, fuse block, fuse box: Hi Karen, The fuse for the lamps is #7 in the fuse block under the dash. Look at it carefully to be sure that the wire inside isn t cracked. Other than that, it will require checking the units that are operated from the fuse: the dimmer section of the headlamp...

Chrysler Repair: dash removal for speaker replacement 96 Concorde, side speakers, plant diseases
side speakers, plant diseases, rear edge: Hi John, No special tools, just a soft stick to pry gently with. According to the manual: Carefully pry up each end of the top cover to disengage the clips. Lift rear edge of top cover with trim stick along the edge While lifting the rear edge slide the...

Chrysler Repair: dashboard instruments, concorde air, fuse box
concorde air, fuse box, heater fan: Hi Ann, There is probably a different explanation for each of your problems. On the air bag light, it will certainly light if any of the fuses or ground wires are not functional. So look on your fuse box and in your owner s manual to find which fuses are...

Chrysler Repair: dashboard removal, electrical connector, lsi
electrical connector, lsi, fasteners: The fasteners are under the trim. Removal of the A-Pillar trim may be required first but after that you press down on the soft part of the dash and you will find an edge. Pry up on that and it will eventually pop. Try not to apply all pressure in a single...

Chrysler Repair: daytona doorlocks always clicking while moving, switch position, windows power
switch position, windows power, chime: Hi Rex, The chances are the radio install had nothing to do with the door lock/chime issue. More likely it is that one of the switches at either door that detect when the door is ajar is not being pressed in fully by the door due to either the latch plate...

Chrysler Repair: dead battery, dodge aspen, alligator clips
dodge aspen, alligator clips, negative cable: Hi Deryck. Does the battery drain down when the car is just sitting, not in use? Or is it seeming to discharge when you drive it only? If it drains when it is sitting, then you should be able to find the drain source by putting a ammeter in the + or - cable...

Chrysler Repair: dead spot in the ignition, infinite ohms, amp fuse
infinite ohms, amp fuse, chrysler concorde: Hi Bill, It is fairly easy to check the ignition switch once you have multiwire plug removed from it. The there are two incoming hot leads from the battery; pin 5 red wire and pin 10 pink/black wire. The starter relay is activated via pin 5 power being connected...

Chrysler Repair: detecting pump, negative battery cable, chrysler 300 m
negative battery cable, chrysler 300 m, tank removal: REMOVAL Disconnect the negative battery cable. Remove fuel tank, refer to the Fuel Delivery section for Fuel Tank Removal. Disconnect the electrical connector from the NVLD assembly. Disconnect the hoses from the NVLD assembly (Fig. 5). Lift tab on...

Chrysler Repair: diagnostic fault code 41, inner fender, plymouth acclaim
inner fender, plymouth acclaim, neon glow: Hi S, The field coil is internal to the alternator so a rebuilt alternator will mean a changeout of the field coil. I mentioned the other possibility, that there is an open in one of the two wires that connect the field coil to the control circuit, for completeness....

Chrysler Repair: dirty fuel causing blue smoke from exhaust?, valve stem seals, roland roland
valve stem seals, roland roland, combustion chambers: Hi Connie, Blue smoke when you first start an engine after a cooldown overnight, etc. usually is due to the drain down of oil around the valve stems into the combustion chambers due to some wear of the valve stem seals. I wouldn t be concerned about that...

Chrysler Repair: How to disable/Bypass an Alarm system, keylock, glove box
keylock, glove box, security alarm: Hi Scott, No, I was suggesting that you might go right to the module in the dash and ground/unground either of the front door wires more easily and if it does work then you can get the car running again. But then never use the power door lock switches when...

Chrysler Repair: disabling theft system via body control module?, resistor value, electric locks
resistor value, electric locks, sensor switch: Hi Vaughn, Only vehicles from the late 80 s to the mid-90 s which had a separate theft module can be defeated as far as I know. Those you simply unplug WHILE THE ENGINE IS RUNNING. Once the theft module was integrated into the body computer I have seen no...

Chrysler Repair: How to disarm/deactivate alarm system on '94 Chrysler New Yorker, chrysler new yorker, door locks
chrysler new yorker, door locks, door key: Cathy, I am rushed for time at the present, but here are a couple of exchanges I did with a fellow who had the older body style car. But I can t be sure about your 94, but write me tomorrow morning (I ll be available after 6 am PST) Thanks again for your...

Chrysler Repair: How to disconnect theAnti-theft system:98 T & C, e mail address, drb iii
e mail address, drb iii, false alarms: Hi Pat, Once the anti-theft system was incorporated into the body computer, around 95, I have read of no way to simply disconnect it. I do know that the body computer is different depending upon whether one has or doesn t have the system as it came from...

Chrysler Repair: distributer cap wiring order: 2.5L V-6, spark plug wires, distributer cap
spark plug wires, distributer cap, hi adam: Hi Adam, The interior of the cap has wiring rearrangements so that the spark plug wires run minimal path lengths and crossovers. Starting with the retaining screw on the cap that faces the front of the car, and going clockwise, the order is: 6-2-4-5-3-1...

Chrysler Repair: distributer, distributer cap, dodge rampage
distributer cap, dodge rampage, cap screws: Hi Jeff, I wouldn t worry about removing the old distributor in order to look at the drive end. The main trick is to observe and document exactly which direction the rotor is facing at this point, and make sure that the crankshaft doesn t get turned in the...

Chrysler Repair: distributor, chrysler cirrus, hash mark
chrysler cirrus, hash mark, car wont start: Hi Lamont, The tdc on cyl 1 is a custom in the industry whereby when you remove or put back a distributor the engine in set up so that the piston of cylinder 1 is at the top of its stroke (top dead center) with both valves closed (the compression configuration)...

Chrysler Repair: dity throttle body and performance, fuel delivery system, minimum air flow
fuel delivery system, minimum air flow, engine controller: Hi Kent, The code 54 could well be the fact that the old code will erase from the memory only after 50-100 key on-off cycles. You can erase the code by disconnecting the battery for 5 minutes (which will erase the 54 but set a new 12(battery power to controller...

Chrysler Repair: dodge carvavan heating, master brake cylinder, dodge caravans
master brake cylinder, dodge caravans, thin plastic tube: Hi Gord, You touched on a number of possible reasons for poor performance of the heater. The other three possibilities I can mention are: 1. The heater by-pass valve may be open or partially open when you are asking for heat. That valve is supposed to be...

Chrysler Repair: dodge cravan front seal replacement, dodge caravan, rear seal
dodge caravan, rear seal, seal replacement: Hello Robert, In general it is a job that can be done in your garage and with the proper tools in one day. Because it is the front seal the engine and transmission don t need separation (that would only be true for the rear seal). One detail is assessing...

Chrysler Repair: dodge interpid, dodge interpid, dodge cars
dodge interpid, dodge cars, chrysler dodge: Hi Gary, My suggestion is that you check around for wrecking yards that specialize in Chrysler Corp vehicles, and also for pull-it-yourself type of yard where you can look through the section of the yard that has Chrysler/Dodge cars to see if you can find...

Chrysler Repair: dome light, radio, power mirrors 2000 ram 2500, internal fuse, loose ground
internal fuse, loose ground, light radio: Hi Dave, I don t have any wiring diagrams for your truck, but because you are sure that the fuses are good I would be inclined to take a look for a loose ground point which would prevent completion of the current circuit back to the - post of the battery....

Chrysler Repair: drain cock 93 dodge caravan, drain cock, radiator shop
drain cock, radiator shop, dodge caravan: Hi Parker, I checked my 93 official shop manual and found that it didn t specify how the drain cock is to be opened. My Haynes manual shows a picture of a drain cock that is round and has a full-width tab molded into it. If yours looks like that I would...

Chrysler Repair: draining the coolant..., drain cock, stiff wire
drain cock, stiff wire, coolant: Hi Charlie, I need to know the year and model of vehicle you are working on. It may be that the opening is clogged so you could try inserting a strong stiff wire into the opening where the fluid should exit. I won t recommend turning the cock past the stop...

Chrysler Repair: drive axle keeps breaking, cv joints, dodge caravan
cv joints, dodge caravan, output shaft: Hi Todd, The match between the axle length and the separation distance between the transaxle output shaft and the wheel housing hub into which it fits at either end is very critical. If you are certain that exactly the correct axle replacement has been purchased...

Chrysler Repair: drive shaft, chrysler concord, axle shaft
chrysler concord, axle shaft, drive shaft: You ll have to take a pry-bar and pop it loose. The axle shaft will be the female side and the transmission will have the male side on the LH platform I beleive. The shaft sticking out of the trans will have splines leading almost out to the end, a groove...

Chrysler Repair: driver side climate control does not work, climate control unit, chrysler town and country
climate control unit, chrysler town and country, vacuum level: Hi Lew, I thought some more about your problem: It could be that the vacuum supply line that powers the internal door controls that mix hot and cold air is compromised. The line branches off from the large vacuum hose that runs to the power brake cannister...

Chrysler Repair: driver side door latch, phillips head screwdriver, latch mechanisms
phillips head screwdriver, latch mechanisms, door latch: Hi Eugene, Every car I have had has replaceable latch mechanisms, on both the door and the door farme. Usually they are held in place by screws with phillips heads. So if you have a phillips head screwdriver of the proper size you should be able to remove...

Chrysler Repair: driver side power seat, light dims, postal mail
light dims, postal mail, chrysler lhs: Hi Dennis, This limited range of motion might be due to mechanically restriction in the motion of the seat, or to electrical discontinuity (though I would question why it would fail with such limited range of mition due to an electrical issue). At the limits...

Chrysler Repair: drivers door, chrysler town and country, door switch
chrysler town and country, door switch, door handle: I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad to look at it for u. REMOVAL Remove the plug and remove screw attaching door pull cup to inner door panel. Remove switch bezel and disconnect power window/memory switch. Remove screws attaching trim panel...

Chrysler Repair: dynasty stalls, acclerator, car stalls
acclerator, car stalls, code numbers: Hi Mic, One of the first tests to do is a readout of the fault codes that have been recognized and stored in the engine control computer. To do this, turn the ignition switch on-off-on-off-on and leave it on, doing this all within an elapsed time of 5 seconds....

Chrysler Repair: dynasty transmission problem, automatic transaxle, electronic control system
automatic transaxle, electronic control system, chrysler dealer: Hi Jean-Marc, On the downshift problem, I can only base my advice on the shop manuals that I own. Unfortunately, almost every symptom of the 4-speed automatic transaxle that you probably have could have multiple reasons. (The four speed usually has both a...

Chrysler Repair: E10 gas and Check Engine Light (CEL), chrysler sebring, evaporative emissions
chrysler sebring, evaporative emissions, shell station: Without knowing exaclty what the fault code is we re shooting in to the dark here. You could have something as simple as a bad gas cap that doesn t seal all the time throwing an evaporative emissions fault code which has nothing to do with the type of gas...

Chrysler Repair: Eagle Talon, chrysler dealer, transmission area
chrysler dealer, transmission area, trans shop: the car is not worth that money!!I bet you could get a complete used trans. for little money! when the head on the engine blowes most people drag them into the junk yard,so there should be plenty to choose from.A local trans. shop should do the whole thing...

Chrysler Repair: Eagle Talon, auto transmissions, eagle talon
auto transmissions, eagle talon, transmission shops: Cheryl,keep in mind that most transmission shops replace the bbad unit with a re-built one on the shelf and.99%of there work comes from auto transmissions.I think at one time I was the only tech. in 100q. miles that could repair a standerd trany.Most...

Chrysler Repair: Eagle Talon, dollors, hot check
dollors, hot check, transmission shop: hello chercyle this sounds like a bad wheel bearing if the wheel was geting hot check the rear wheel bearing . as far as the tranny i would get a tranny out of a salavge yard . it would a lot cheaper than a shop ro rebuld yours a 1000 dollors plus install....

Chrysler Repair: Eagle Vision 3.3L 1994 mistfire or don't start, side exhaust manifold, exhaust gas recirculation
side exhaust manifold, exhaust gas recirculation, crank sensor: Hi Yves, There are a few malfunctions that are not detectable by the engine controller. The first one to look at is the egr valve (exhaust gas recirculation) which can get dirty and thus sticks in the ajar position which will cause a no start or missing....

Chrysler Repair: Eagle Vision only blows hot air, climate control unit, diagnostic capability
climate control unit, diagnostic capability, battery supply: Hi OJ, Only time will tell what happens. But I m glad it appears to work. I don t know if the codes are current, or maybe stale but the 12 means the battery supply was disconnected sometime in the past 50-100 key cycles, the 33 means the a/c clutch circuit...

Chrysler Repair: Early electronic transaxle problem: 1989 eagle premier, dodge dynasty, chrysler new yorker
dodge dynasty, chrysler new yorker, vacuum problem: Hi James, You have there a very early A-604 electronic transaxle, I believe. That year may have been the first. I don t have any manuals about the eagle vehicle of that year but based upon the use of it in the Chrysler New Yorker/Dodge Dynasty with the 3.0L...

Chrysler Repair: ECM/PCM melted down; any circuit problems to concern me?, pin plugs, way over my head
pin plugs, way over my head, pin plug: If you hold the plug with the terminals facing you, the short tab on top, the #1 pin is the top-left one, and you go from left to right to count. The wires in question are violet/white and an orange. I believe that if you get an ECM from a 92 which was coupled...

Chrysler Repair: ECM Replacement on 1998 T&C, population center, junk yard
population center, junk yard, possiblities: P.S. The codes for trouble with the ECM are P0600 and P0601. I suppose a completely non-communicative ECM would also be suspect. But otherwise there are about 200 codes about other possiblities. So if you can get the codes let me know what they are. Hi...

Chrysler Repair: ECU (PCM) 1999 Town & Country: Install it myself?, static voltage, power distribution
static voltage, power distribution, distribution center: It is located on the outboard side of the power distribution center, which itself is located next to the battery. It is silvery in color and has some cooling fins on the side facing up. It has two plugs of 40 pins each, black and gray in color. It should not...

Chrysler Repair: EGR on 94 Spirit 2.5L, egr valve, chrysler factory
egr valve, chrysler factory, dodge spirit: Hi Fitz, That is a sophisticated question you are asking. I am aware that the same engine, depending upon local requirements, was sold with or without and egr so it must not be that significant to the health of the engine. The unknown to me would be whether,...

Chrysler Repair: EGR Valve - 94 Chrysler LHS, chrysler lhs, 94 chrysler lhs
chrysler lhs, 94 chrysler lhs, vacuum line: Hi Craig, I have looked at the EGR location in my manual for the 3.3 and 3.8L engines for 91 and if your 94 3.5 is similar I see no reason for you not to do this service yourself. I have worked on egr s and found them to be very straightforward to remove...

Chrysler Repair: EGR Valve location on a 1998 Chrysler Cirrus, gasket surfaces, transmission control module tcm
gasket surfaces, transmission control module tcm, chrysler cirrus: EGR VALVE AND TRANSDUCER - 2.5L The EGR valve attaches to the front exhaust manifold. The transducer/solenoid attach to the front cylinder head. REMOVAL Disconnect vacuum supply from solenoid. Disconnect electrical connector from solenoid. Remove...

Chrysler Repair: EGR Valve, vacuum hoses, chrysler sebring
vacuum hoses, chrysler sebring, obd ii: Hi Victor, I have another suggestion: in my 95 manual it says that if you disconnect the battery as an effort to erase a trouble code, then after reconnecting the battery start the engine and let it warm up and then let it idle for 15 minutes longer. I believe...

Chrysler Repair: EGR valve.......possibly, ais motor, dodge shadow
ais motor, dodge shadow, humid climate: With 170k you gotta believe that it could be just about any thing.I ll tell you how to test the egr though.There are 2 vacuum lines going to the valve itself.One of them goes to a steel tube to the base of the valve.Connect compressed air to that line.Open...

Chrysler Repair: EGR, right cylinder, gas pipe
right cylinder, gas pipe, egr: Hi James, There are 3 possible engines in the van that have egr s (3.0, 3.3, and 3.5L) but they share the design that the exhaust gas pipe that feeds it comes from the right cylinder bank but it isn t mounted on the exhaust manifold, rather it is located...

Chrysler Repair: Electonic transmission won't shift into 3rd: '95 Concorde, 1995 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde
1995 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde, chrysler drb: Hi Lela, One thing to check is that you have the correct transmission fluid level as shown on its dipstick located on the drivers side of the drivetrain, far back toward the firewall. Test it with the engine warmed, running and set in Park position. If you...

Chrysler Repair: Electric fault in interior lighting causes overheating: Neon, volt ohm meter, interior mirror
volt ohm meter, interior mirror, fuse box: Hi Dean, Unfortunately I don t have a shop manual showing the wiring for your car. I have been trying to buy one at a price that is reasonable for me as a volunteer but haven t been successful yet. When you say it got so hot I had to pull the wires out...

Chrysler Repair: Electric side mirrors only work two ways, discrepencies, rational reason
discrepencies, rational reason, shop manuals: Hi Rick, Sorry to learn that the mirrors still don t work. I took another look at my manuals and am now totally confused. There seems to be discrepencies between the wiring digrams and the text descriptions in the 1990 manual. So maybe if you could tell me...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical, chrysler lebaron convertible, 1995 chrysler lebaron convertible
chrysler lebaron convertible, 1995 chrysler lebaron convertible, radiator leaks: Hi Will, If you still are having trouble getting the engine to run, the most useful thing to do would be to try to get the fault codes that may stored in the engine controller memory to readout. Try using the ignition key: turn it on-off-on-off-on and leave...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical, power door locks, amp fuse
power door locks, amp fuse, fuse block: Hi Jim, That circuit breaker is probably powered by a 40 amp fuse J in the power distribution center. It should also power the blower motor and the power door locks, but mediated by the ignition switch as you suggested (input from the fuse to the ignition...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical, mass airflow sensor, coolant temp
mass airflow sensor, coolant temp, cap tube: Hi Angel, The fact that the fan doesn t come on when the engine warms and that the engine runs poorly suggests to me that it is not getting reliable information on the temp of the engine and coolant due to an inaccurate coolant temp sensor (but not so bad...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical & Brakes, voltage gauge, 1999 chrysler 300m
voltage gauge, 1999 chrysler 300m, needle position: Hi Direll, I am at a loss to understand the reason there is any relationship between the alternator and the interior lights staying on or flickering. Most of the circuitry involves creating a path from the lights (which always have power supplied to them)...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical/computer problem?, chrysler sebring, faulty computers
chrysler sebring, faulty computers, newer cars: hello hun you are so right the compuiter needs to be changed for the tranny. and the window track is out of allinet this is why it moves slower than the other one . u tell them to make this right . or u are going to go higer good luck to you hun...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical failure?, chrysler dealer, computer cars
chrysler dealer, computer cars, electrical failure: Hi Mike, Thanks for the positive feedback. It was good that you found the cause of the dying out. Another user of the allexperts site noticed your question about the starter problem (it was listed in the previously answered question archive) and wrote...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical glitches, 98 T/C LX 3.8, trip odometer, haynes manual
trip odometer, haynes manual, trip mileage: Hi Paul, Thanks for the report. That ignition off-draw resistor is exactly the one I was referring to because it is powered by the battery all the time, even when the ignition is off. It is responsible for those things that need to be kept powered even when...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical gremlins (interior/exterior lights flashing, etc.): 300m, electrical gremlins, dashboard lights
electrical gremlins, dashboard lights, small babies: Hi Tracy, These are separate electical issues and I would like to take them on one at a time, because it gets too confusing to deal with several at once. Lets take the flashing interior lights first: Here is an answer I gave a couple of days ago to someone...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical Issues, clock spring, electrical issues
clock spring, electrical issues, sliding doors: Hi Travis, Unfortunately I don t have a shop manual for the post-2000 vans, so I am totally in the dark about how those two systems are wired and powered. It is always a good approach to check the fuses for those systems if your owner s manual might list...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical issue with '95 Sebring Coupe, personal mechanic, cable clamps
personal mechanic, cable clamps, mitsubishi engine: Hi Tom, An intermittant is always a hard fix. But I think there is clearly a loose connection in the wires that are close to the battery. But keep in mind that you have to have a closed path from the + pole out and from the car systems back to the - pole....