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Chrysler Repair: Check engine light flashed then car stalled, hi tea, gauge cluster
hi tea, gauge cluster, 4 digits: Hi Tea. It may be that the ignition key method is not available on the vehicle. Just to be sure, you did: on-0ff-on-off-on and leave on, completing that switching in a total time of less than 5 seconds? If not, then try again, and watch the odometer window....

Chrysler Repair: chrysler 300 2005: CD player, chrysler 300, radio dealer
chrysler 300, radio dealer, audio radio: Hi John, I found no details about that malfunction in the 04 or 05 manuals. My thought is that an automotive audio/radio dealer/installer shop might know the answer by just either looking at the unit or even by a phone call. I personally haven t dealt...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 300 with no fire, spark coils, chrysler 300
spark coils, chrysler 300, computer controller: Hi Craig, When you say you hear the fuel pump running I assume that you mean for about a second when you first turn the key to the run position. But how about when you are cranking the engine? That would, if present, corroborate that the autoshutdown relay...

Chrysler Repair: BCM/PCM replacement problems, chrysler sebring convertible, drb iii
chrysler sebring convertible, drb iii, chrysler sebring: Hi Dan, I don t think so...the manuals speak of the intervention of the DRB being brought to bear on the situation when one or the other is replaced. I don t think one can be expected to program the other. I don t have personal experience because I don t...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler lhs electrical problem, chrysler lhs, control sort
chrysler lhs, control sort, battery connections: Hi Nic, There are several issues going on here, some cause, some effect. There is some sort of current being drawn when the ignition is off. That is called the ignition off draw . It would be helpful if you had a volt-ohm-milliamp meter to measure the milliamps...

Chrysler Repair: cluster lights, pencel, dash board
pencel, dash board, model body: Year/make/model/body style, please? Chances are it is a loose solder joint on the interface between the cluster plug s socket and the circuit boardof the cluster which you can repair by heating the pin with a soldering pencel. Roland ...

Chrysler Repair: condensation in exhaust, head gasket leak, muffler system
head gasket leak, muffler system, 2002 chrysler 300m: Hi Ron, If you are seeing alot of white smoke when you start up from cold that is often a sign of a head gasket leak. So If you are loosing coolant, and the smoke when you let it condense and you hand and then you sniff it and it smells like antifreeze then...

Chrysler Repair: no control of heat temp in '00 LHS, climate control unit, self calibration
climate control unit, self calibration, diagnostic mode: Hi Chuck, The control head can only be placed into the diagnostic mode while the engine is running and the vehicle is not moving. Set the control to a 75° F setting (so there is no confusion with the 23-51 Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC s) To place the...

Chrysler Repair: Cooling fans & AC issues, engine cooling fans, chrysler sebring
engine cooling fans, chrysler sebring, temp gauge: Hi Dan. The temp gauge and the engine temp sensor is one and the same. I have a couple of possibilities: There is also a trans fluid temp sensor inside the trans which could be faulty or have a circuit issue which would turn on the fan falsely. Read the...

Chrysler Repair: cooling fans won't come on: 3.0L, plymouth voyager, voyager 3
plymouth voyager, voyager 3, temp gauge: Hi Daniel, There are two coolant sensors: the one on the side of the thermostat well is for the gauge and has a single wire, the ect for the pcm/fan relay operation is on the top, between the distributor and the thermostat housing and has a 2-wire plug. So...

Chrysler Repair: Current draw in hazard circuit when off, rear hatch, circuit breakers
rear hatch, circuit breakers, ampmeter: Hi Keith, We know that there is too much draw on fuse 24 (hazards) which supplies pin 2 on the 6-pin/4-wire plug at the pcm. So we have to figure out why that is the case. We also need to find another current draw related to the bcm to know how to get this...

Chrysler Repair: dodge neon 98 manual trans, metal washers, clutch cable
metal washers, clutch cable, postal mail: Hi Bob, The figure shows there to be some sort of a cover on the case at that point which has been removed. There is a slot in the case into which the cable can be slid and then the cable end slipped over the end of the lever which similarly has a slot for...

Chrysler Repair: ELECTRICAL PROBLEM, attacted, chrysler 300
attacted, chrysler 300, electrical problem: Hi Constance, You are correct to have removed the car from this mechanic. If the car is completely dead then that has to be resolved first. Do you mean there are no interior lights when you open the door? If so, then either the battery is disconnected/poorly...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical system apparently 'dead': '03 Sebring, battery clamps, wire interface
battery clamps, wire interface, transmission case: Hi Randy, If the battery is indeed ok (it might have internally shorted out or some very large short circuit could have drained it, so see if it will do a jump start from another vehicle or measure the voltage across the battery) then I would check the battery...

Chrysler Repair: emission issues with 1988 lebaron turbo, coolant temp, rich mixture
coolant temp, rich mixture, flash pause: You are welcome. If you find that an injector is leaking then I can xerox and postal mail you some pages that show how to remove the fuel rail and change out an injector. When you check the plugs for wetness, I would start with a cold engine, start and run...

Chrysler Repair: Engine Smoking from edge of valve cover: 2.5L V-6, positive crankcase ventilation, rubber grommet
positive crankcase ventilation, rubber grommet, pcv valve: Hi Cody, The most likely reason for smoke or vapor to be exiting under the edge of the valve cover is that there is excessive blow-by pressure in the crankcase of the engine which would normally be sucked into the intake manifold via the positive crankcase...

Chrysler Repair: engine stalls on '07 2.7L Sebring/codes 2302, 2311., chrysler sebring touring, 2007 chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring touring, 2007 chrysler sebring, chrysler sebring: Hi Jose, The 2302 and 2311 codes are indeed related to the secondary spark on two of the cylinders and replacing the coils and plugs could have solved that. Alternatively, there could be an issue with the primary wires that drive coil outputs, the voltage...

Chrysler Repair: '08 Sebring: falters/stalls at idle, egr valve, computer problem
Chrysler Repair: '08 Sebring: falters/stalls at idle, egr valve, computer problem, board computer

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 300 with no fire
Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 300 with no fire

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler BCM/PCM issues, theft security, vehicle theft
Chrysler Repair: Chrysler BCM/PCM issues, theft security, vehicle theft, bcm

Chrysler Repair: Current draw in tail/turn/hazard circuit when off, town country
Chrysler Repair: Current draw in tail/turn/hazard circuit when off, town country

Chrysler Repair: Electrical system apparently 'dead': '03 Sebring, exact same thing, alternator
Chrysler Repair: Electrical system apparently 'dead': '03 Sebring, exact same thing, alternator

Chrysler Repair: Multiple electrical system failures: '04 Pacifica, climate control, wiper motor
Chrysler Repair: Multiple electrical system failures: '04 Pacifica, climate control, wiper motor, intelligent power

Chrysler Repair: Tranny shifting at increasingly higher speeds, pressure assembly, rust
Chrysler Repair: Tranny shifting at increasingly higher speeds, pressure assembly, rust, roland

Chrysler Repair: Back Flush Heater core, chrysler sebring, auto parts store
chrysler sebring, auto parts store, heater hose: Hi Mark, Run the engine and feel which heater hose is cold compared to the other. That is the one you would want to put the water into from a hose. So disconnect it at the engine or the nipple at the firewall where it enters the cabin, and then attach a...

Chrysler Repair: gauge cluster, soldering pencil, electical connection
soldering pencil, electical connection, side vent: Hi Nick, I can tell you the steps which should be less than an hour: Remove the cover on the steering column (screws on the under side of the column) Remove the bezel between the steering column and the cluster bezel Remove left end cover of the dash ...

Chrysler Repair: headlight adjusting screws: '04 Sebring, windshield washer fluid, chrysler sebring convertible
windshield washer fluid, chrysler sebring convertible, 2004 chrysler sebring: Hi Mike, I have only seen the Chrysler service manuals and those are quite detailed through about 06. So that would be my choice. I got them in CD format on eBay. On the heated seats, check fuse 11, 13 and 23 which are involved in that function. There...

Chrysler Repair: headlight bulb replacement, right side, dodge stratus, 2005 dodge stratus
dodge stratus, 2005 dodge stratus, private option: Hi Kirby, I am not so familiar with the 05 Stratus Coupe. I suspect that it may be a Mitsubishi built car with a Dodge name plate on it. If that is the case, the the most recent manual I have for that specific situation is the 00 Sebring/Avenger manual....

Chrysler Repair: '97 Cirrus/Stratus:Automatic trans won't drive, chrysler cirrus, drive question
chrysler cirrus, drive question, mechanical cable: Hi Missi, Sorry to learn of more problems. I would have the shop plug in a fault code reader to a socket under the dash by the steering column and seek for fault codes that may be stored in the transmission control module. That is the most likely way to get...

Chrysler Repair: high 'off' current draw: '06 T&C, answer button, relay center
answer button, relay center, overdraw: Hi Keith, All the readings except of course the 0.88A are normal. The question in my mind, since all the other readings with one at a time pull of fuses was under 25mA, was the overall draw just before pulling each of the fuses that you pulled 0.88A and if...

Chrysler Repair: Horn not blowing - now horn blows all the time, 1996 chrysler cirrus, amp fuse
1996 chrysler cirrus, amp fuse, chrysler cirrus: Hi Chris, Try the horn relay to possibly be flaky. It is located in the fuse box at the left end of the dash, the lower of the two forward relays. You could switch it out with the headlamp delay relay just above it to see if that solves the problem, they...

Chrysler Repair: ignition switch/ ignition lock cyliner, chrysler concorde, 2000 chrysler concorde
chrysler concorde, 2000 chrysler concorde, lock cylinder: Hi Mike, The ignition lock cylinder may be worn out or the ignition switch which it operates may be loose in its mounting on the opposite side of the column. You can check out the switch mounting by first removing the tilt lever retaining screw and then the...

Chrysler Repair: Location for ecm/tcm: '95-on Sebring coupe, brain box, coupe model
brain box, coupe model, chryler: Hi Troy, I assume this is the 2-door coupe model. The engine and the trans control modules are directly behind and lower from the power distribution box on the driver side of the engine compartment, and in front of and slightly outboard of the battery. The...

Chrysler Repair: Lock on manual sliding door - 05 Grand Caravan, grand caravan, side doors
grand caravan, side doors, interior panel: Hi Ed, You will want to remove the latch/lock assembly to see what is wrong. To do that you have to remove the stop bumper which is at the upper front corner of the door interior. The easiet way to get you all the details is for me to copy the pages from...

Chrysler Repair: misfire #1, crank shaft, shaft position
crank shaft, shaft position, position sensors: Hi Ron, I assume you have been following the fault codes to see what remains. Maybe a compression test on cylinder #1 would be the next step. Or if both 1 and 4 are still the problem, it might be the cam or crank shaft position sensors are giving a flaky...

Chrysler Repair: Misses when warmed up: '01 3.3L, coolant temp, crank sensor
coolant temp, crank sensor, engine coolant: Hi Many, I wonder whether one of the two engine temp sensors is off-value which is causing an incorrect mixture. The engine coolant temp sensor is a bit of a hassle to change out so you might do better to check out its reading at the pins of the pcm plug....

Chrysler Repair: Multiple electrical system failures: '04 Pacifica, 2004 chrysler pacifica, fog lamps
2004 chrysler pacifica, fog lamps, chrysler pacifica: Hi Rick, I don t believe the 0660 code is related to anything you have noticed because it is involved with a manifold tuning valve on the engine. The major other electrical issues however seemed to all be mediated via the run relay located in the power...

Chrysler Repair: oil light 'on' at idle, chrysler sebring convertible, chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring convertible, chrysler sebring, oil light: Hi Maria, What is the number/ weight of the oil in the crankcase? The oil pressure at a given rpm, in this case idle speed, depends upon the weight (viscosity) and the temperature of the oil. You probably notice the on light issue when the engine is warmed...

Chrysler Repair: overheating: '04 LH body with 3.2/3.5L, 2004 chrysler concorde, head gasket leak
2004 chrysler concorde, head gasket leak, losing coolant: Hi Erica, The rushing sound from the vents may be indicative of a coolant leak in the HVAC heater core under the dash. Check to see if the floor mats under it are wet. Another possible cause of coolant loss is a head gasket leak which would be shown by there...

Chrysler Repair: overheating 2000 chrysler sebring jxi, chrysler sebring jxi, wheel brakes
chrysler sebring jxi, wheel brakes, chrysler sebring: Hi Sapphire, You might want to carefully touch the metal surfaces on the left and right sides of the radiator just to be sure that the driver side is not cool compared to the passenger which would raise the possibility that the radiator flow through is impeded....

Chrysler Repair: Overheating 2001 300M, upper intake manifold, temperature gage
upper intake manifold, temperature gage, temperature gauge: Here are the details on how to remove air that might be trapped in the upper radiator hose or the thermostat housing. If a mechanic or family member would give this a try it might solve your problem. Thanks for the rating and nomination. When you refill...

Chrysler Repair: Overheating/Fans don't come on: '02 Sebring 2.7L, chrysler sebring, blue sensor
chrysler sebring, blue sensor, pink wire: Hi Greg, Each relay is activated by its own wire from the pcm. The low speed relay dark blue/tan wire is connected to pin 55 at the pcm, and the dark blue/pink wire from the high speed relay is connected to pin 69. At the relays sockets those wires are attached...

Chrysler Repair: p0401: '03 3.5L LH body, evap purge solenoid, egr valve
evap purge solenoid, egr valve, side exhaust: Hi Brian, I am a bit short-handed on the 03 set up. My 04 manual does have a section about the egr, but on the other hand when I look at the wiring diagrams for the fuel system I don t see any provision for an egr control circuit. So I wonder whether you...

Chrysler Repair: p1294 code, dodge stratus, pin assignments
dodge stratus, pin assignments, throttle body: Hi Mel, That is the code for the idle speed not being achieved and suggests either an issue the idle air control motor in the throttle body or its circuits. The unit is mounted on the throttle body and has a 4-wire plug, arranged in a single row. You can...

Chrysler Repair: P1698/P0500, vehicle speed sensor, input torque
vehicle speed sensor, input torque, dodge caravan: The two speed sensors are on the side of the transmission, about mid-line, one in front of the vertical shift rod is the input torque converter speed sensor, one behind the shift rod is the output sensor (which gives the vehicle road speed). Each has a plug...

Chrysler Repair: Power assist on brakes, radiator cap, vacuum hose
radiator cap, vacuum hose, throttle arm: Hi Jennifer, If the grommet is at the end of the vacuum hose where it joins the engine intake manifold where the vacuum in created , then about the only reasons for that to fall out would be it was removed in order to service a nearby part on the engine...

Chrysler Repair: power lock failure, 2002 T&C, continuity tester, door hinge
continuity tester, door hinge, side hole: Hi Peggy, Yes, I can show a figure of that door area wiring to you. If you will ask me a NEW question in which you check the box that says to keep the question PRIVATE then you can tell me your email address in the text area of the question so that I can...

Chrysler Repair: Power Window Switch Squeals Intermittently, dodge grand caravan, power window switch
dodge grand caravan, power window switch, jumper cables: No, I did mean for you to check the continuity between 11 and 6 for both the regular down and express down mode. Be sure that you have jumped 12v to pin 9 and that 13 of the plug is connected to 13 of the switch (the ground connection) so that you are replicating...

Chrysler Repair: raider duracross 2006 4.7, solenoid pack, 4 digits
solenoid pack, 4 digits, auto zone: Hi Theresa, The 0700 code is usually set along with a specific code and is usually interpreted as a signifier that there is indeed another transmission code that is specific. It alone can indicate a problem with the transmission controller, but that would...

Chrysler Repair: send cd, chrysler sebring, charlie charlie
chrysler sebring, charlie charlie, sebring: Charlie, As you can see, there is no address in your message to me. If you did include then it got automatically edited out because you didn t check the Keep question private box. It has to be a PRIVATE box-checked message if I am to see it. Please try...

Chrysler Repair: No Starter action: '98 T & C, solenoid switch, starter solenoid
solenoid switch, starter solenoid, cable clamps: Hi Krista, If you are getting the soft click sound from the starter relay, then it could be anything from the battery (weak even though lights are on because they don t draw much current compared to the starter motor; or cable clamps loose/corroded at the...

Chrysler Repair: Transmission code 0760 : '01 LH body, 2001 chrysler concorde, starter solenoid
2001 chrysler concorde, starter solenoid, chrysler concorde: Hi Sarah, The 0760 is the relevant code. The 0700 is an overall alert to another code being present and is not otherwise relevent unless there is no other code present. The code says that the overdrive solenoid is not responding electrically when it is requested...

Chrysler Repair: Just stopped moving though engine runs, chrysler sebring lxi, 2001 chrysler sebring lxi
chrysler sebring lxi, 2001 chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring: Hi Charley, It is possible that the connection between the shift lever and the transmission shift rod on the front side of the transmission is disconnected and you are actually sitting there in neutral. I would have a helper shift the gear while you watch...

Chrysler Repair: thermostat: 3.2/3.5L, oil pressure switch, upper radiator hose
oil pressure switch, upper radiator hose, heater hoses: On the 3.2/3.5L engines it is on the lower left side of the engine where the lower radiator hose (on the left side of the radiator) and a heater hose, attached to the thermostat housing mounted to the engine, at their far ends. You would want to drain off...

Chrysler Repair: Thermostat, radiator hoses, chrysler concorde
radiator hoses, chrysler concorde, 2000 chrysler concorde: THERMOSTAT - 2.7L REMOVAL Disconnect negative cable from remote jumper terminal WARNING: DO NOT REMOVE PRESSURE CAP WITH THE SYSTEM HOT AND UNDER PRESSURE BECAUSE SERIOUS BURNS FROM COOLANT CAN OCCUR. Drain cooling system. Remove accessory drive belt...

Chrysler Repair: timing belt: 3.5L, aligment, question text
aligment, question text, timing belt: Hi Mayco, I can copy some pages from an 04 manual that I have on CD and attach them to an email which I must send to your email address directly as the Allexpert site can t handle copyright material. To do that I need you to ask a NEW question. The put you...

Chrysler Repair: Tranny shifting at increasingly higher speeds, postal mail, xerox copy
postal mail, xerox copy, library faqs: Hi Mark, I would try the throttle pressure cable adjustment. Do you have that text? If not, send me a follow-up question wherein you tell me your postal mailing address. I will copy the page and postal mail it to you. I don t know of any other reason for...

Chrysler Repair: Trans Fluid - Change?, torque converter, trans fluid
torque converter, trans fluid, tranny fluid: Hi Rod, The color and smell of trans fluid changes as it is used. The 04 LH manual says about ATF+4 the odor and color cannot be used to indicate the fluid condition or the need for fluid change . On that basis I would not spend too much futher energy on...

Chrysler Repair: Trans down shifts to 2nd gear, manual roland, transmission controller
manual roland, transmission controller, trans shop: Hi Ken, Chances are the transmission is acting up such as to cause the computer to put it into limp-in mode which is 2nd gear only. That minimizes wear and tear until you can diagnose what is wrong. There is a plug under the dash which a OBD-I code reader...

Chrysler Repair: '93 ETAX: drives in 2nd only/code 11, line roland, diagnostic capability
line roland, diagnostic capability, trans repair: Hi Ronnie, I wonder why that recommendation was offered? The 11 code specifically point to a failure of the transmission s electronic control module (TCM). I would look for a used one at wrecking yards/hotlines for same. If you can find one from a Chrysler...

Chrysler Repair: UK Chrysler Grand Voyager 2.8 CRD White smoke at idle, chrysler grand voyager, ambient humidity
chrysler grand voyager, ambient humidity, voyager 2: Watch to be sure that you aren t loosing coolant slowly which would be a sign of an internal engine leak. Otherwise, the weather may be such as to cause an unusually large amount of condensation from the ambient humidity in your exhaust system when the pipes...

Chrysler Repair: Vibration at 25-30, 45-50 mph, radial runout, repley
radial runout, repley, tire dealer: Hi Herman, I can t find the 4/7 letter. But if these are new tires on the vehicle it is possible that as mounted on the wheel one or more of the tires may be out of round (radial runout) by more than .04 which can cause what you describe. Even though they...

Chrysler Repair: Voyager diesel: manual trans/gear box oil fill, automatic transmission fluid, filler plug
automatic transmission fluid, filler plug, mid line: Hi David The filler plug is best accessed and seen by jacking up the vehicle (or lifting on a hoist) and supporting it on stands. You will find a fill plug on the lower angled side of the unit, below the mid-line, and next to the flat end cap. It has a flat...

Chrysler Repair: '00 300M: engine runs even though key turned 'off', power mirror, radiator fan
power mirror, radiator fan, glow light: Hi Anita, Somehow a very long answer I wrote got lost:( Basically I said that the additional information from your son is very relevant and does offer an explanation for why you have had this problem. But I would ask just in case that the mechanic does...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Cirrus: fuse #8 under the hood blows, transmission control module, solenoid switch
transmission control module, solenoid switch, fuel pump relay: Hi John, Fuse #8 has a very large number of purposes, unfortunately. It powers the starter motor relay and solenoid switch at the starter motor, the fuel pump relay and fuel pump, transmission control module, radiator fan relays, ac compressor clutch, instrument...

Chrysler Repair: '00 dodge caravan 3.3 engine: no start, crank sensor, dodge caravan
crank sensor, dodge caravan, safety precaution: You didn t tell me about the fuel pump hum situation. But if you have spark it isn t the sensors. It has to be the fuses/wiring or pump that is at fault. Did you check the positive temp coefficient fuse #1 in the box under the dash (on the very left, bottom)....

Chrysler Repair: '00 theft alarm preventing starting: minivan, chrysler voyager, front doors
chrysler voyager, front doors, alternative solution: I am not familiar with whether the illumination light should stay lit. I doubt that is relavant. Take your time in disassembly so as not to break anything. Nick said there was 1 screw but I can t be sure in your vehicle. Gray/red is powered full time by fuse...

Chrysler Repair: '02 Jeep Grand Cherokee: P0760 code, jeep grand cherokee, solenoid pack
jeep grand cherokee, solenoid pack, transmission controller: Hi Zee, Yes, do notice whether the entire engine/transmission unit tends to rock excessively from side to side while a friend revs the engine up and down. If it appears to be too loose then that might be the engine side of this problem which Holt should...

Chrysler Repair: '04 3.0L Sebring coupe: dying out, fuel air mixture, exhaust gas recirculation valve
fuel air mixture, exhaust gas recirculation valve, oxides of nitrogen: Hi Sheri, The problem you describe is very likely due to the fuel/air mixture being too lean. It is possible that the engine control module has diagnosed the cause and stored a fault code in its memory which can be obtained by a fault code readout. Such a...

Chrysler Repair: '05 300 limited: power windows, circuit breakers, window switches
circuit breakers, window switches, press buttons: Hi Michael, The only other power switching on-off device is the accesory relay-delay located in the same power distribution center, third in the row down the middle of the box (check the labelling on the box). There are other relays with the same part...

Chrysler Repair: '05 Sebring: No starter,,,fuse #8, weber charcoal, fuse box
weber charcoal, fuse box, miss game: Hi Daniel, That is terrific news and fine troubleshooting. The fuses in the engine box are mainly 20,30,40 amp, only one 10. The dash fuse box are 10 s and 20 s. I just put the turkey in the Weber charcoal cooker and we ll eat in 2-3 hours. I hope you have...

Chrysler Repair: '05 Town and Country Limited: HVAC air distribution stuck, control doors, air vent
control doors, air vent, air mode: Hi Chris, The HVAC unit under the dash has actuators that move the various control doors that determine the distribution of air (mode door) and temperature (blend doors). If you remove the lower panel on the driver side of the dash you should be able to view...

Chrysler Repair: '06 PT Cruiser Transmission limp-mode, digit code number, fault number
digit code number, fault number, fault code reader: Hi Laura, Removing the battery supply will cause an erasure of the memory of the transmission controller that contains a coded fault number that says what it thinks is wrong and therefor but it into limp mode, so that is normal behavior. As soon as it sees...

Chrysler Repair: '90 Chrysler Imperial: Electrical problems (body devices), electric door locks, amp fuse
electric door locks, amp fuse, odometer reading: The body computer is located on the right side cowl of the cabin, or to the right of the passenger s right leg, near the floor just in front of the door opening. It might be covered over by a carpeted panel, but the two 25-wire harnesses will be seen to drop...

Chrysler Repair: 1993 Plymouth Grand Voyager Shifting Problems, plymouth grand voyager, grand voyager
plymouth grand voyager, grand voyager, transmission shop: Hi Judy, Unfortunately those 2 codes do not seem to have any possible causes other than an internal mechanical failure of some sore that appears to require removing a pan and opening up the transmission for servicing of mechanical parts. A 50 (reverse) or...

Chrysler Repair: 1994 plymouth sundance won't run, plymouth sundance, fuel pump relay
plymouth sundance, fuel pump relay, wd 40: Hi Betty, I would check the fuel pump and its wiring by removing the fuel pump relay (in-board, mounted on strut tower) and jumping from the front to the rear pin socket (red/white to dark green white wires) which replicates a closed relay condition. That...

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Plymouth grand voyager, plymouth grand voyager, grand voyager
plymouth grand voyager, grand voyager, hvac unit: Both actuators are on the left hand end of the HVAC unit. You have to remove the panel under the steering column to get to it. You may also have to remove the ABS control unit between the opening and that left hand end. The blend door(s) are at midline, the...

Chrysler Repair: 2.6 stumbles when warmed up., chrysler lebaron convertible, vacuum leaks
chrysler lebaron convertible, vacuum leaks, chrysler lebaron: Hi Jim, I have to admit a lack of familiarity with the Mikuni and the 2.6L engine. I do have the 83 service manual which is probably applicable to your 82. It is impressive how complex these systems were prior to fuel injection. There is no specific diagnosis...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 300M Chrysler/Car won't shut off, fuse box, 300m chrysler
fuse box, 300m chrysler, chrysler car: Hi Anita, The hazards will always work no matter where the ignition switch is set. If the radio turns on even though the key is in the off position then I would believe that the ignition switch is faulty and it is allowing a part of the car s electrical...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Chrys 300M Climate control locked on frt defrost switchs don't work, control switches, work question
control switches, work question, body cars: Hi Dale, The code 24 comfirms your symptoms, the mode door is not moving to change the distribution as requested, It is on the bottom side of the HVAC unit, but you will have to remove some ducts, etc. to get to it. The mode door actuator is on the driver...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Chrysler 300M won't occasionally turn over, solenoid switch, 2000 chrysler 300m
solenoid switch, 2000 chrysler 300m, chrysler 300m: Hi Gord, There are several contacts in the chain that causes the starter motor to turn over. The battery, and the fat red wire that connects from the battery to the starter motor solenoid switch is the high current part of the system. Then from the ignition...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 Chrysler Sebring LXi 2.7L V6 Oil Pressure, chrysler sebring lxi, 2001 chrysler sebring lxi
chrysler sebring lxi, 2001 chrysler sebring lxi, chrysler sebring: Hi Frank, Your experience is common so it is correct to question. The minimum pressure is supposed to be 5 psi at curb idle rpm. I have yet find the spec for curb idle, but if it is smooth let us assume that yours is correct. In any case you can t control...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 T & C Hazard Switch and Pass. Seat Heater Switch Lights, dashboard switch, light bulbs
dashboard switch, light bulbs, hazard switch: Hi Paul, There is minimal information about that entire instrument cluster switch bank as it is called in the 02 manual which I believe is the same as in your 01 vehicle. The interior lighting wiring diagrams show there to be only 2 bulbs that are controlled...

Chrysler Repair: '02 Sebring: Coolant overflow/Stalls at a stop, head gasket leak, radiator shops
head gasket leak, radiator shops, loose bolts: Hi Tom, Have you looked for the other tell-tale signs I listed besides loss of coolant from the reservoir? You could also ask a radiator shop to check for the presence of exhaust gases in the overflow bottle which is solid proof of a head gasket leak. ...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 Chrysler T&C - Codes 700 & 740, electrical solution, torque converter
electrical solution, torque converter, chrysler town: Hi Mark, No problem with further driving of it. That code says there is a problem with the torque converter lock-up routine and so it may not give you that slight extra efficiency and braking ability when it is still unlocked at speeds above 45 mph. It could...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 Town & Country Radiator Removal, rubber isolators, purge solenoid
rubber isolators, purge solenoid, side bracket: Hi Vince, The steps are: Disconnect battery negative cable Remove radiator upper crossmember support Drain cooling system Disconnect coolant reserve/recovery hose Remove vapor purge solenoid from mounting bracket Remove upper and lower hoses from radiator...

Chrysler Repair: 2003 Sebring: no starter, fuse 10 or 20 amp?, amp fuse, fuel pump
amp fuse, fuel pump, fuses: Hi Keith, You didn t identify the fuse by number and there is only supposed to be one 10 amp fuse in the box: fuse #10 counting from right to left in the front row of fuses and that one is related to lights and other not-starter functions. So perhaps the...

Chrysler Repair: 2006 Sebring wont crank, dash lights, starter motor
dash lights, starter motor, shift lever: Hi Daniel, Does the starter relay click (the middle one of three in that box) when helper tries the starter? Does the fuel pump relay click similarly when you turn the key to the run position and then click off after a second. It is in the corner of the...

Chrysler Repair: 2006 T & C Transmission Whine, odometer mileage, chrysler minivan
odometer mileage, chrysler minivan, 4 digit numbers: Hi Lee, Fortunately these units have a self-diagnostic capability by storing coded numbers called fault codes in the memory of their controllers. Get a free code readout at a nationwide autoparts store, such as Autozone, or at an independent shop for around...

Chrysler Repair: 300M - transmission dead or something else?, transmission control module, honest guy
transmission control module, honest guy, gear lever: Hi Brian, I can t believe that sort of history can totally ruin the transmission. Has the mechanic tried a fault code readout of the transmission control module memory to see what it shows the problem to be? That is done with a plug-in code reader via a...

Chrysler Repair: 89 New Yorker dies, 2 quarts, oil light
2 quarts, oil light, care giver: Hi Rex, Thanks for the follow-up. Take a look at the distributor and be careful to observe the spark wire insertion points on the cap if you replace it. They are not in the same order as the actual firing order of the cylinders due to internal re-rerouting....

Chrysler Repair: 90 Lebaron Convertible: running/turn lights, marker lamps, side marker
marker lamps, side marker, flasher relay: Hi Mary, The 90-on Lebaron lighting system is really unusual. There are a bunch of relays involved located in the relay center on the kick panel to the left of the driver. The combo headlamp switch instead of directing current functions by controlling relays...

Chrysler Repair: '95 2.5 Jeep won't start, jeep wrangler, faulty engine
jeep wrangler, faulty engine, chrsyler: Hi Bill, Unfortunately I don t have any manuals for the Jeeps of the 90 s and even the code numbers are different apparently from those of Chrysler in that the 12 code does say that the battery was disconnected recently which is true, but the 33 code in Chrsyler...

Chrysler Repair: 95 sebring 2.5l lxi No start, pressure gauge, fuel rail
pressure gauge, fuel rail, hi john: Hi John, The test suggested is to open the high pressure line where it enters the fuel rail and then there is a Miller tool T fitting MD998742 which is inserted along with the pressure gauge. Unforunately no other tap. The fuel pump electric supply sounding...

Chrysler Repair: 95 sebring 2.5l lxi barely running, wd 40, internal spring
wd 40, internal spring, egr valve: Hi John, I would simply take a look at the egr valve when you have the engine running, watching the slot of the stem, and see if that moves back and forth as you vary the rpm up and down. I would believe that the electrical part of the system would be monitored...

Chrysler Repair: '96 2.5L V-6: won"t start, car wont start, curris
car wont start, curris, crank: Hi Ralph, Try turning the ignition key: on-of-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the check engine light, which remains on , to see it begin to flash, pause, flash, etc. Count the number of flashes before each...

Chrysler Repair: '96 Chrysler Neon: alternator overcharging, chrysler neon, continuity tester
chrysler neon, continuity tester, inner fender: Hi Bling, The charging voltage is controlled by a single dark green wire connected from a plug at the alternator that goes to pin 41 at the engine control module s 60-pin plug located on the left side of the engine compartment just above the wheel well, next...

Chrysler Repair: 96 grand voyager van: heater malfunction., blower motor resistor, fuse box
blower motor resistor, fuse box, grand voyager: Hi Crystal, I am not clear as to whether you simply lost the blower motor, or if the entire control panel seems to be not functional. If it is only the blower motor then the fuse that powers it is no.21 (40 amp) in the power box in the engine compartment...

Chrysler Repair: '96 Neon: no start/with no codes, merchants tire and auto, car wont start
merchants tire and auto, car wont start, engine controller: Hi Mike, That is good news, and I hope her problems with the car are over. Thanks so much for the kind words and wishes. I will keep trying to help others. May you have as well a wonderful holiday. Roland PS You are entitled to do another rating of my...

Chrysler Repair: 97 cirrus with trans air cooler, cv joints, couple issues
cv joints, couple issues, water issue: Hi Missy, If there is coolant in the transmission fluid it would look differently than normal (clear reddish normally, but if coolant got into it then it would be cloudy/milky and foamy I would believe). So take a look at the fluid on the dipstick to see...

Chrysler Repair: 98 Caravan, cranks but doesn't start, crankshaft sensor, o2 sensors
crankshaft sensor, o2 sensors, hot cat: Hi Tim, No the O2 sensors don t come into play until the engine is warmed up. How about gas in the tank? Any history of earlier issues just before this began? If the spark is strong and you are sure the fuel pump is running when you are cranking it, then...

Chrysler Repair: 98 chrysler cirrus, muffler shop, chrysler cirrus
muffler shop, chrysler cirrus, sound location: Hi Joelle, I assume you have the 2.5L V-6 engine, correct? If so, I would note that there is an exhaust pipe from the front bank of cylinders that is just to the right of the midline of the body and goes under the engine where it joins to the exhaust system...

Chrysler Repair: '98 Chrysler Town & Country won't start, neutral safety switch, radio seat
neutral safety switch, radio seat, cluster board: Hi Dallas, My suspicion is that there is a cold solder joint at the place where the multi-wire plug socket on the back of the cluster attaches to the printed circuit board of the cluster, most likely at pin #9 or 10 which are the wires that carry the digital...

Chrysler Repair: '98 Sebring: Won't start in rainy whether, spark plug wires, chrysler sebring
spark plug wires, chrysler sebring, nearby surfaces: Hi John, That is good to learn. It must have been a crack somewhere on the body of the distributor. That was a good price for the distributor, by the way, as new ones are over $200. Roland PS Please rate my answer, and where you see the question about...

Chrysler Repair: '99 automatic trans, 3L motor: No go any gear after coolant/fluid x-over, coolant line, coolant fluid
coolant line, coolant fluid, transmission control module: Hi Glen, If the broken coolant line allowed the antifreeze and trans fluid to mix then I would believe that you should do a complete changeout of the transmission fluid via a powerflush machine rather than draining out, which only removes about 1/2 the fluid....

Chrysler Repair: '99 Durango: won't idle, cast iron pipe, exhaust gas recirculation valve
cast iron pipe, exhaust gas recirculation valve, exhaust gas recirculation: Hi Barry, I don t claim expertise on the truck engines but what you are describing (no idle with no codes) sounds to me as if the exhaust gas recirculation valve is stuck slightly ajar instead of being closed tightly. When that happens the recirculating exhaust...

Chrysler Repair: '99 Sebring Lxi: can't get fault code readout, sebring lxi, fuse box
sebring lxi, fuse box, door dings: Sure, try Autozone. And check to be sure that there is 12v on pin 16 of the socket (red/black wire) as that is needed to power the fault code reader. As you learned, if the battery voltage drops or the clamp is removed from the - post the codes will be erased...

Chrysler Repair: A/C unit noise: compressor or clutch locked up?, clutch mechanism, voyager 2
clutch mechanism, voyager 2, grand voyager: Hi Mark, If the compressor were seized that would still not stop you from starting the engine because the compressor is not connected to the clutch pulley unless you have air conditioning on and the engine is running. About the only way the air conditioner...

Chrysler Repair: alarm set on 1998 voyager, power door locks, switch failure
power door locks, switch failure, tail lamps: Hi Jerome, G200 ground is on the center support of the instrument panel ...I would picture that as a vertical metal structural piece about midline of the body, but I can look further if you don t find it. There are clearly several wires going to the ground...

Chrysler Repair: Alarm system. '93 Labaron Conv., side kick panel, intake manifold gasket
side kick panel, intake manifold gasket, straight pins: Hi Collin, There is a wire from the key lock of each front door that has to be connected to the vehicle theft module in order to disarm it (key lock simply grounds that wire when you unlock). So if you have tried both doors then the both wires are probably...

Chrysler Repair: anti theft system; '93 C-body New Yorker, chrysler new yorker, key fobs
chrysler new yorker, key fobs, remote keyless entry: That is good news. The alarm module is located above the glove box. So remove that box first, many screws around the door opening. Then look up above where you should find two or three modules, one behind the other. The rearmost ( i.e.,towards rear of car),...

Chrysler Repair: Battery discharging, voltage gauge, battery discharge
voltage gauge, battery discharge, warning light: Hi Cathleen, I would be believe, if the battery discharge light was not on while you were driving and also if the voltage gauge read normally, then there may well be a short circuit that is drawing excess current from the battery when you aren t driving....

Chrysler Repair: Where is bcm at on '92 T & C/minivan?, steering column, minivan
steering column, minivan, screws: Hi Marilyn In the 93 (and also I would believe the 92 and 91), the bcm is under the dash on the right side of the steering column. It has two plugs with 25 pins in each. You need to remove the the panel directly under the steering column to get to/see...

Chrysler Repair: Brake Lights: '06 Town & Country, light bulbs, stop lamp
light bulbs, stop lamp, lamp switch: Hi Dan, It appears to me that fuse 26 for center high stop lamp is powered directly from the battery and it does power all the brake light bulbs when the brake switch is closed. So my thought is that you would wsnt to verify that the fuse is carrying 12v...

Chrysler Repair: a/c and heater on 1998 plymouth grand voyager, plymouth grand voyager, calibration test
plymouth grand voyager, calibration test, zone unit: Hi Jim, The dual zone unit has a second blend air door for the passenger side. These doors are moved by actuators with have the dual purpose of moving the door and also sending back a signal to the contrul unit as to where the door is positioned. There is...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 3.8 Serpentine Belt: slips at power steering pump in rain, chrysler grand caravan, technical service bulletins
chrysler grand caravan, technical service bulletins, power steering pump: Hi Kent, I haven t heard of this drain/belt slippage problem before. Perhaps a Chrysler dealer shop can look in its annual Technical Service Bulletins for 99 and 00 to see if the factory noticed it and made any corrections. If not, then I would suggest...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler grand voyager 2003 3.3L v6, chrysler grand voyager, radiator fans
chrysler grand voyager, radiator fans, grand voyager: Hi Roni, You didn t tell me how the temp gauge is responding but assuming that it indeed shows you are running up toward and beyond the 3/4 point without the fans coming on then I would believe there is a possibility that there is something wrong with the...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler voyager 2000, R/H window regulator and horn not functioning, chrysler grand voyager, auto electrician
chrysler grand voyager, auto electrician, chrysler voyager: Hi Jason, On the horn problem, if the fuse is good then I would open the power box in the engine compartment to see if the horn relay clicks when a helper tries the horn, with the ignition switch in the run position. If it doesn t then try to exchange the...

Chrysler Repair: Code P0128, coolant temp, engine coolant
coolant temp, engine coolant, dodge charger: Hi Harvey, Thanks for the kind remarks and rating just now. May I ask a favor? I am in a neck and neck competition to be volunteer of the month and you may, if you wish, also rate this question. Note that there is question where you are invited to nominate...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Aspen, chrysler aspen, field wires
chrysler aspen, field wires, relevant history: Hi Mark, You would need to do the measurements when the relay is clicking which is diagnostic of the voltage on the relay activation being too low to keep the relay points closed, and then when it opens the short circuit that is caused when the relay closes...

Chrysler Repair: '98 Chrysler Town & Country won't start, money
Chrysler Repair: '98 Chrysler Town & Country won't start, money

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 3.8 Serpentine Belt: slips at power steering pump in rain, slippage, compass
Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 3.8 Serpentine Belt: slips at power steering pump in rain, slippage, compass, debris

Chrysler Repair: keep running out of gas :-(
Chrysler Repair: keep running out of gas :-(

Chrysler Repair: passenger sliding door won't unlock, dodge grand caravan, power doors
Chrysler Repair: passenger sliding door won't unlock, dodge grand caravan, power doors, grand caravan

Chrysler Repair: flywheel damage, 2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, flywheel bolt: Of course the starter motor drives the teeth on the flywheel/flexplate. Of course you can install a starter when there is damage to the wheel/plate because the starter drive gear doesn t try to mesh with the teeth of the plate until you activate it (this is...

Chrysler Repair: grinding , growling noise, chrysler town and country, power steering pump
chrysler town and country, power steering pump, chrysler town and country van: Hi Tim, You might do well to localize the sound by using a rubber hose piece as an ear horn and point it closely at each possible part while listening via the other end of the hose at your ear. The steering pump noise should also be greater as you turn...

Chrysler Repair: high current draw: '06 T & C, rear hatch, amp meter
rear hatch, amp meter, circuts: Hi Keith, Fuse #14 (20 amp,small) is in the front corner of the box next to an unused spare relay socket. Fuse 19 (40 amp, large) is the second fuse just behind the autoshutdown relay (the smaller fuse 16 is directly behind the asd relay. The bcm s plugs...

Chrysler Repair: Instrument panel and gauges stop working: '98 minivan, chrysler town and country, soldering pencil
chrysler town and country, soldering pencil, socket pins: Hi Deldana, I am sorry to learn that it just made things worse to try that soldering. I assume that you don t have a sentry key immobilizem system (where the key has a bulge in the grip), correct? If it ia just a straight forward theft system, and all you...

Chrysler Repair: keep running out of gas :-(, dumb question, town and country
dumb question, town and country, dashboard: Hi Cathy, Does the gauge show full when you fill the tank? And then as you drive does it seem to drop in proportion to how far you have driven, but that as you continue driving does it hang up at some point where the needle stops dropping and the mileage...

Chrysler Repair: Code 1495 evap system leak: pump?, volt ohm meter, solenoid valve
volt ohm meter, solenoid valve, dodge caravan: Hi James, I see that you got a 1495 code. That is different than what I had imagined. It is about the solenoid valve that controls the flow of vapor. It can be caused by a defective leak detection pump, wiring to the pump, and wiring to the solenoid. There...

Chrysler Repair: Location of combo flasher:'00 300m, fuse box, chrysler 300m
fuse box, chrysler 300m, turn signals: Hi Angela, The combo flasher is under the dash on the driver side. You have to remove the under panel silencer duct by releasing the push in fastener at the left end of the instrument panel, then maneuver the part off the parking brake bracket stud at the...

Chrysler Repair: Mileage display: '06 Charger, self diagnosis, push pin
self diagnosis, push pin, trouble code: Hi Harvey, The mistake you made was to start the engine. Try the same routine: push the reset, turn the key from off to run, then see what happens. That is an allowed sequence which initiates a self diagnosis of the cluster. If that doesn t work then I would...

Chrysler Repair: Minivan rear power lift gate does not work, latch assembly, mp 50
latch assembly, mp 50, postal mail: Hi Joe, The 32 fuse does it all, so it appears that would not be the problem. The lift gate system is rather complex for operational and safety purposes. The motor unit, for example, also has a hall effect sensor, a full open switch, an engage/disengage switch,...

Chrysler Repair: Is my motor really locked up, diagnosing engine noises, engine rebuilder
diagnosing engine noises, engine rebuilder, dodge intrepid: Hi Jason, If it was locked up then the starter motor wouldn t have been able to turn it over. The cause of the knock might be able to be suggested by a shop with experience in diagnosing engine noises. So if you can get it to an engine rebuilder that person...

Chrysler Repair: Nvld assembly, vacuum leak detection, jeep cherokee
vacuum leak detection, jeep cherokee, nvld: Hi Natasha, I don t believe that there was an NVLD on such early year models. That device appeared much later in the early 00 s. Are you sure you have the correct acronym? That one means natural vacuum leak detection (pump). Roland PS Please rate my...

Chrysler Repair: oil change problem: drain plug fell out, torque specification, small claims court
torque specification, small claims court, 1997 plymouth breeze: Hi Brenda, I know of no other flange (or bolt or screw) that would prevent (or break off) such as to allow the drain plug to come out of its socket on the oil pan. The drain plug is supposed to be torqued into the plug socket to 20 foot-pounds. That is about...

Chrysler Repair: P0760, 2004 chrysler sebring, transmission control module
2004 chrysler sebring, transmission control module, chrysler sebring: Symptom: P0760-OD SOLENOID CIRCUIT When Monitored and Set Condition: P0760-OD SOLENOID CIRCUIT When Monitored: Initially at power-up, then every 10 seconds thereafter. They will also be tested immediately after a Gear Ratio or Pressure Switch error is...

Chrysler Repair: passenger sliding door won't unlock, dodge grand caravan, 2005 dodge grand caravan
dodge grand caravan, 2005 dodge grand caravan, grand caravan: Hi Mitch, Last month another owner of the same year Caravan wrote me about the same problem. Here is our exchange. I would suggest that you contact him to see how he worked out this problem. Roland QUESTION: Roland, Here is your reply to my original...

Chrysler Repair: PT Cruiser ABS/Traction Control lights, chrysler pt cruiser, master brake cylinder
chrysler pt cruiser, master brake cylinder, check fuse: Hi Andy, You might try another fault code readout but using the plug-in socket under the dash to see if there is something new there. The key dance approach will not reveal all fault codes, just those related to the powertrain. When you disconneced the battery...

Chrysler Repair: PT Cruiser Mopar Oil Pressure Gauge, oil pressure gauge, chrysler pt cruiser
oil pressure gauge, chrysler pt cruiser, oil pressure sending unit: There was nothing shown in my wiring diagrams for a signal for the pressure gauge, just wiring for the light. It would seem to me that the installation must have involved wiring the gauge to the new sending unit. The new sending unit probably simply has a...

Chrysler Repair: rear lift gate will not power open., grand caravan, engine controller
grand caravan, engine controller, liftgate: Hi Joe, At my request to him, Kevin passed your question on to me. As I suspected, the ignition key readout was for the engine controller fault codes only, thus the donE shows that no problem has been found for the engine. As I suggested, if you can get...

Chrysler Repair: Removing the Starter on '99 300M, bolt nut, mr roland
bolt nut, mr roland, thin fluid: OK, I may have misunderstood. It may be the wire is preventing the starter from coming off? Here is the procedure: Disconnect the battery Raise the vehicle Remove one nut from the catalytic converter support bracket Remove two nuts from catalytic support...

Chrysler Repair: Rough Idle - Sebring 04: egr location 2.4L, egr valve, wd 40
egr valve, wd 40, gas mileage: The egr is mounted horizontally on the head of the engine, at the rear of the head close to the corner which is nearer to the firewall. If those fault codes keep re-appearing after being erased, then it is possible that a vacuum leak in one of the several...

Chrysler Repair: Seat heater for '02 Chrysler 300m, mirror module, chrysler 300m
mirror module, chrysler 300m, back cushion: Hi Steve, The two seats are powered by the same circuit breaker so it has to be something else. There is a memory seat/memory mirror module under the driver seat that gets power from the breaker. It has 4 plugs. The 12v power to the driver cushion comes on...

Chrysler Repair: starter won't disengage, engine crankshaft, flex plate
engine crankshaft, flex plate, starter relay: Hi Corey, That might happen if the starter axis wasn t parallel to the axis of the engine crankshaft because the gear of the starter has to be the correct distance from the teeth and not tilted. Possibly there is a spacer that is needed to postion unit...

Chrysler Repair: T&C heater stops after 30 minutes, chrysler town and country minivan, chrysler town and country
chrysler town and country minivan, chrysler town and country, heater hoses: Hi Steve, Thanks for the follow-up. The unexplained coolant loss: If there is no sign of it under vehicle, the watch for excessive white smoke when you first start it up from cold in the morning which would be a sign of an internal engine leak due to a faulty...

Chrysler Repair: Taillight wiring 2001 Town & Country, postal mail, fog lamp
postal mail, fog lamp, code assignment: Hi Pierre, On the right rear: 1 wt/br turn signal driver 2 same as 1 3 wt/or park lamp relay output 4 wt/light green back up lamp 5 black/brown ground 6 white/tan brake switch signal These are as the plugs should be wired domestic. On the left...

Chrysler Repair: trans removal, xerox copy, postal mail
xerox copy, postal mail, speed auto: Hi Bill, There are 4 pages in the manual that I can xerox copy and postal mail to you. So send me a follow-up question wherein you give me your postal mailing address. I will send you those without charge. Roland PS Please rate my answer and where you...

Chrysler Repair: transmission/security system: LHS, egnition, autozone
egnition, autozone, independent shop: Hi Robert, The best way to understand what might be wrong with the transmission would be to get a fault code readout of the system using a code reader that plugs into a socket under the dash by the steering column. You can often get this done for free at...

Chrysler Repair: valve cover, spark plugs and parking brake, dodge grand caravan, air plenum
dodge grand caravan, air plenum, haynes manual: Hi Shafique, That is correct about the spark plugs. On the parking brake issue, there is a star wheel type of adjuster which will allow you to bring the shoes closer to the parking brake drum. The manual suggests doing the adjustment by measurement using...

Chrysler Repair: water in transmission?, cv joints, couple issues
cv joints, couple issues, water issue: I found this in the pool to which Kevin had referred it. Let me know about any fault codes. I hadn t heard about the water issue. Try changing out the transmission fluid entirely (power flush to remove it all so as to get rid of ALL the water), if there...

Chrysler Repair: ´00 Caravan 3.0L: codes 0206. 0306
Hi Luis, The injector has a 12V constant wire (dark green/orange) and then a driver wire (brown/dark blue) which oscillates between 12v (injector closed) and momentary 0v (when activated) by the pcm. That. when the engine is running, might look like a...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Chrysler LHS/300m: no start, 4 digit numbers, chrysler lhs
4 digit numbers, chrysler lhs, turning the key: Hi Diana, The 1684 is a code that says sometime in the recent 50-100 key off-on cycles the battery voltage was not connected to the engine control module. That often will be the case if the battery was changed or disconnected. If nothing like that happened,...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Concorde transmission: code 0750, solenoid pack, transmission control module
solenoid pack, transmission control module, autozone: Hi Vincent, That code is saying that one of the four solenoids that control the 4 clutch elements of the transmission appears to not be responding properly (electrically). That could be due to a wiring issue or an electical grounding issue or a failed transmission...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Sebring LXi: no start/idle, jumper cables, sebring lxi
jumper cables, sebring lxi, engine controller: So your check engine light never glows? Then you would want to open the cluster and replace the bulb so we can get it going again. That is the only practical way to get a handle on this situation...to have a fault code. The bezel has 2 screws on the top...

Chrysler Repair: '01 Sebring LXI: runs rough, chrysler sebring coupe, sebring lxi
chrysler sebring coupe, sebring lxi, vacuum hoses: It appears that you have addressed the common possible causes. Again, what is exactly the issue with roughness ? I can t believe that a rough running engine won t cause some sort of fault code to be set. Try to get the free code readout at a nationwide parts...

Chrysler Repair: '01 Sebring Sedan: HVAC Control dies when headlights 'on', chrysler sebring lxi, 2001 chrysler sebring lxi
chrysler sebring lxi, 2001 chrysler sebring lxi, climate control system: Hi Tim, I assume this is the 4-foor sedan, correct? If so, I don t see any tie in between the headlamps and climate controller save for possibly the body controller which actually operates the doors of the HVAC unit and so if its power supply were dragged...

Chrysler Repair: '02 dodge neon: code 1698/limp-mode, transmission control module, franchise type
transmission control module, franchise type, dodge neon: Hi Babette, That 1698 code is indicative that the digital communication signals that are shared between various control module is not coming through from the transmission control module which is the device that is needed to operate the electronic transmission...

Chrysler Repair: '02 Sebring Coolant Overflowing, head gasket leak, radiator shops
head gasket leak, radiator shops, loose bolts: Hi Tom, If the bottom hose is cold, the top hose is hot, and yet you have a new radiator and thermostat then indeed the water pump impeller may have come loose or been otherwise damaged. I would believe that if there is good reason to believe that the new...

Chrysler Repair: '02 town and country: tranny problem, solenoid pack, coolant temp
solenoid pack, coolant temp, engine coolant: Hi Mike, I am not clear how you got the 1000 reading and what it means. By a code readout, or a more sophisticated diagnostic box? There are codes for the temp of the trans being out of whack (711, 712, 713). Usually one would expect another trans code...

Chrysler Repair: 04 Chrysler Pacifica P0344 Code., 2004 chrysler pacifica, chrysler pacifica
2004 chrysler pacifica, chrysler pacifica, plug locks: Hi Daniel, Yes the cam sensor is on the front of the engine, and after you remove the air intake box just key to the throttle body throat, look down and to the right to find it where you would imagine the camshaft sprocket of the front bank of cylinders to...

Chrysler Repair: '05 Town and Country: tail lights, headlamp switch, body control module
headlamp switch, body control module, tail lights: Hi Gerry, The tail lights and parking lights are powered out of the parking lamp relay. I would start by observing whether that relay clicks when a helper turns the headlamp switch to the part position. If not, then either the switch is bad or the relay is...

Chrysler Repair: 1990 Chrysler Imperial electrical problem, check fuse, windshield wipers
check fuse, windshield wipers, chrysler imperial: Hi Doug, Fuse 18 should be 11.6 and 11.6 with the ignition on. Were the wipers on or off when did the reading? If off, then the fuse may be resistive but not blown e.g a bad connection of the fuse to the socket. If on, then the wiper circuit is drawing...

Chrysler Repair: 1990 Chrysler Imperial electrical problem, chrysler imperial, electrical problem
chrysler imperial, electrical problem, follow ups: OK, I need to have the readings in all cases with all fuses in their sockets. I was trying to verify that the fuses were actually seated in the sockets properly. Ask a new question as you have run out of follow-ups on this one. Seem my revised answer to the...

Chrysler Repair: 1990 Chrysler Imperial electrical problem, amp fuse, chrysler imperial
amp fuse, chrysler imperial, voltage readings: Hi Doug, Thanks for sharing how those issues were resolved. Good work. If you look down below this answer you will see the invitation to rate my answer and to decide whether to say yes to a nomination for me to be volunteer of the month for December....

Chrysler Repair: 1993 New yorker 5th Ave - battery drain issue, chrysler new yorker, interstate battery
chrysler new yorker, interstate battery, diagnostic check: Hi Eric, Is this the old C-body or the new LH-body New Yorker? Both were available in 93 I believe. I would try disconnecting the plug for the message center and then see what the ignition off draw is. Put an ammeter between the - post clamp and the - post...

Chrysler Repair: 1997 dodge dakota slt 3.9l p0123, dodge dakota slt, o2 sensors
dodge dakota slt, o2 sensors, harness run: Hi Guy, That is interesting and a possibility. In a 93 car manual I have for the Chrysler car line I notice that the TPS wire is on pin 22 of one pcm plug while the vehicle speed control mode wire is on pin 23, right next door!. That mode wire will be carrying...

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Concorde Transmission in limp mode, solenoid pack, transmission control module
solenoid pack, transmission control module, chrysler concorde: Hi Marty, I would check out the output speed sensor circuit wiring: The light green/white wire should be continuos to pin 14 of the tcm, and the dark blue/black wire to pin 13. The tcm is just in front of the pcm which is just in fromt of the power distributiion...

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Plymouth Breeze Car Horn, steering wheel cover, postal mail
steering wheel cover, postal mail, plymouth breeze: Hi Melissa, The horn switch is combined with the airbag module and exactly what is needed to correct the situation requires that that module be removed. There is either a problem with the bracket that hold this is bad then a new steering wheel could be needed,...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 300 - Powered Seat, dc power source, cave project
dc power source, cave project, chrysler 300: Hi Brent, I have the 98 manual that has the wiring diagrams and the plug pin assignment for the memory/heated seat system. There are four plugs for the module that controls it, and a control switch as well. I assume you have the module and the control switch,...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 Chrysler Cirrus 2.5L runs rough & stalls, 1999 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus
1999 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus, egr valve: Hi Ron, Did you check the egr valve to see is the stem is moving freely, against spring-action in one direction that closes the valve to a firm dead stop? What you describe could well be an egr which is gummed up around the stem so the spring doesn t close...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 jeep cherokee sport 4.0L: needs to be jumped repeatedly, jeep cherokee sport, jeep cherokee
jeep cherokee sport, jeep cherokee, kind remarks: Thanks for the update and good news, Theresa. On the heater, after you have driven far enough to warm the system open the hood and touch each of the two heater hoses that pass from the engine compartment through the firewall to the cabin. They are side-by-side...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Chrysler Sebring Transmission Stuck In Park, powertrain control module, solenoid pack
powertrain control module, solenoid pack, transmission control module: Hi Bruce, On the brake lamp problem check fuse 4 in the box under the hood (20 amp) and fuse 5 in the box behind the end cap of the dash (10 amp). On the transmission I would try to borrow a code reader from a friend or buy one, but be sure it can access...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Neon no start: code 0132,0133, 0134, 0171, wd 40, engine controller
wd 40, engine controller, spring action: Hi Steve, The 130 series codes are telling you that the upstream oxygen sensor on the exhaust system is bad or its wiring is shorted, and the 171 is pointing to the fuel/air ratio which is probably too lean because of the the oxygen sensor not working correctly....

Chrysler Repair: 2001 Dodge Caravan Sport battery drain, amp fuse, dodge caravan
amp fuse, dodge caravan, caravan sport: Hi Heathir, The id of the instrument cluster as the cause of your problem can be verified easily. First, remove fuse #24 in the power box on the left side of the engine compartment near the inner fender. That is a 20 Amp fuse, the smaller of two fuses, located...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 sebring convertible electrical problem, fuel pump relay, starter relay
fuel pump relay, starter relay, electrical problem: No it s not a bad design. It won t be a relay. They are seperate system seperate relays There is one relay called an asd relay that powers up much of the system as the car is running. What is the car not doing. Will it spin over and not fire up. Or will...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 PT Cruiser: blows fuse #12, amp fuse, fuse box
amp fuse, fuse box, radiator fan: Hi Billy, Put one lead of the meter on the lower pin in the #12 fuse socket (with the fuse removed), and place the other lead on a shiny metal surface of the body or a body ground attachment point. Note the resistance. If it is above 5 ohms then that is high...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 Sebring blows cold air, heater core, actuator
heater core, actuator, new question: Hi Tong, The mixture of heated and incoming or A/C air is controlled by a blend air door which is driven by an electrical actuator on the bottom of the main HVAC housing about the center tunnel. It could be that the door is binding or the actuator doesn t...

Chrysler Repair: 2004 Dodge Neon: code 0300, excessive oil consumption, crank shaft position sensor
excessive oil consumption, crank shaft position sensor, shaft position: Hi Michele, That is the code for multiple cylinder misfire. Unfortunately there are many (17) possible reasons for the misfiring of an engine on all cylinders. The manual lists them and gives an 18 step precedure for identifying which is the cause. I can...

Chrysler Repair: 2005 300c tail lights, steering wheel radio controls, wheel radio controls
steering wheel radio controls, wheel radio controls, high beams: Hi Nickolas, That is an unusual situation. There is nothing in the manual about jumping that is unusual except to not have the voltage source exceed 16V. I am trying to find a common device that is involved with the radio controls on the steering wheel. the...

Chrysler Repair: '87 Chrysler no start, fuel pump filter, wd 40
fuel pump filter, wd 40, internal spring: Then remove the dash and replace the bulb or pay a shop to do the readout if you can find one with an OBD-I code reader. One possibility is to check that the stem of the egr valve is not sticking slightly ajar. It has a slot into which a screwdriver tip can...

Chrysler Repair: '87 no start/no code readout, egr valve, possiblity
egr valve, possiblity, fuel injection: If you have spark, fuel injection, and compression but it won t start then you have a mixture issue which I can only suggest would possibly be due to an egr valve that is stuck ajar. Did you look closely at that possiblity? And what about replacing the check...

Chrysler Repair: '87 no start V-8, oil filler cap, valve train
oil filler cap, valve train, timing chain: Thanks for the clarification. That engine doesn t have a timing belt, but rather a timing chain which is less likely to break than a belt. It also is not easy to inspect. So take a look in the oil filler cap and have a helper crank it over while you watch...

Chrysler Repair: '92 dakota v8 4x4: no start, cam shaft, fuel pumps
cam shaft, fuel pumps, hi mike: Hi Mike, I haven t obtained manuals for the truck engines so I am flying on the belief that the ignition controls are similar as to those used in the passenger car 4 s and 6 s of the same time frame. In those, the fuel pump just runs for about a second when...

Chrysler Repair: '93 3.3L won't idle when warm, coolant temp, dependent problem
coolant temp, dependent problem, grand voyager: Hi Bill, For the 93 3.3L: The temp sender that impacts the mixture is located next to the thermostat housing on the top of the engine. A separate gauge sender is on the front of the engine. So check out the one near the thermostat to see what it reads in...

Chrysler Repair: '94 Chrysler LHS overhead travel information center, 94 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
94 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, travel information center: Hi Roger, It appears that the off/on function is driven by the digital data bus wires, so let us check out those as well: the most accessible and relevant location might be the body computer hidden behind the rug covering the right kick panel (under the dash,...

Chrysler Repair: '96-98 Sebring seat exchange: JXi to LXi, sebring auto, seat belt systems
sebring auto, seat belt systems, sebring car: Hi Loraine, Although these veicles are called Sebring, they are entirely different in design and manufacture. The coupe is actually a Japanese Mitsubishi-design while the convertible is U.S. Chrysler-design made in Mexico. The seat belt systems are different...

Chrysler Repair: '97 T & C: code 66, engine dies after 2 seconds, fuel delivery system, chrysler town and country
fuel delivery system, chrysler town and country, transmission control module: Hi Nate, Thanks for the update. About the cluster back-lighting, that too is controlled by the digital bus signal between the bcm and the cluster, so it is all consistent that either bcm is not getting power from one of the 4 fuses under the dash in the bottom...

Chrysler Repair: 98 Chrysler concord lxi 3.2 l problems, chrysler concord, rear brake caliper
chrysler concord, rear brake caliper, wheel hub: Hi Michael, I wouldn t buy anything yet until you check each problem out, one at a time. The abs brake light means there is a fault of some sort in that system which is best addressed by getting a fault code readout, for free at an Autozone or similar nationwide...

Chrysler Repair: 98 Cirrus - Cam / Crank Sensor or ECM????, crank sensor, spark plug wire
crank sensor, spark plug wire, hard rain: Hi Mary, The wet start problem may be due to worn out insulation on the spark plug wire causing an arcing of the spark current to a nearby ground. But you changed the wires. Nonetheless, take a look under the hood on a dark night while the engine is running...

Chrysler Repair: 98 Cirrus intermittent cutoff and no restart, obd ii scan tool, crankshaft position sensor
obd ii scan tool, crankshaft position sensor, crank pulley: Hi Mike, That wire carries the crankshaft position sensor signal. My understanding would be that when the key is in the run position you should see it oscillate between 5v and O.3v as you turn the crankshaft by hand with a socket on the crank pulley bolt....

Chrysler Repair: '98 Intrepid Heater Control/Blower Flaky , gauge panel, mr roland
gauge panel, mr roland, speed problem: Hi Fred, The first thing to check would be the fuses: #17 and #23 in the panel behind the left end-cap of the dash. See if one might have a subtle crack in the wire or corroded contacts/socket clips that make the power to the control panel (17) of the blower...

Chrysler Repair: 98 Sebring JXI will not start:Avital 2200 alarm?, diagnostic scanner, key pin
diagnostic scanner, key pin, plug cap: Hi Julio, Thank you sharing that success story. The black module with a ring for the ignition lock cylinder is clearly an aftermarket sentry key immobilizer antenna and module. The ignition key has the bulge in the handle that is sensed by the ring and gives...

Chrysler Repair: '98 Sebring stalls at random, chrysler sebring convertible, powertrain control module
chrysler sebring convertible, powertrain control module, chrysler sebring: Hi Jamie, That is a tough question. The first thing to do is to check for fault codes. You can get a free code readout at a nationwide autoparts store such as Autozone, or for under $40 at an independent shop. Get the code numbers and let me know what they...

Chrysler Repair: 99 300m crank no start code 1684, 4 digit numbers, chrysler lhs
4 digit numbers, chrysler lhs, turning the key: N is for the autoshutdown relay, and it is in the front row of the double row of fuses and it is the one closest to the adjacent large fuses. It is 30A in size. Do you hear the fuel pump run for a second as I described for Diana. If the fuel pump runs, then...

Chrysler Repair: 99 Chrysler sebring convertible 2.5, chrysler sebring convertible, chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring convertible, chrysler sebring, crank sensor: Hi Brian, Yes, a single cylinder misfiring can make it difficult to impossible to start the engine depending upon the overall condition of the engine (compression, fuel delivery, spark intensity). I would certainly inspect the #2 cylinder wire to look for...

Chrysler Repair: 99 Sebring Convertible; battery draining, resultant decrease, electronic modules
resultant decrease, electronic modules, test light: Hi Richard, A test light is not the same thing as an ammeter which is what you need to make sense of the battery current draw when the ignition switch is off . There are electronic modules that draw on the battery for several minutes after you turn off the...

Chrysler Repair: 99 Sebring Convertible: no start, plug caps, cam shaft
plug caps, cam shaft, fault code reader: Hi Richard, That is an interesting approach but I am not sure that it is very diagnostic unless the battery were draining which doesn t seem to be the case. The reason the light stayed on may be that you didn t have the fat red wire at the alternator disconnected....

Chrysler Repair: AC clutch came apart, snap ring pliers, oil shaft
snap ring pliers, oil shaft, clutch plate: Hi Mike, The 98 manual is the closest to the 02 which shows the dismantling of the compressor clutch. To remove the center bolt it suggests using an oil filter band type of wrench around the clutch plate circumference. Don t use screwdrivers between...

Chrysler Repair: ANTI-THEFT LIGHT: '01 T & C, chrysler town, single mom
chrysler town, single mom, old battery: Hi Cindy, Can you tell me for certain that the red light is specifically for the security system and that it is located in the message center of the dash board? Do you happen to have the owner s manual? When you try to start it, does the engine run for...

Chrysler Repair: blinker won't auto turn off on 05 T & C, cam lobes, clock spring
cam lobes, clock spring, mechanical interface: Hi Troy, The turn signal cancellation is a mechanically-actuated action accomplished by cam lobes on the clock-spring attached to the steering wheel coming into contact with the cancellation tab which is part of the multi-function switch itself. So either...

Chrysler Repair: chrysler 300m 1999, 4 digit numbers, chrysler 300m
4 digit numbers, chrysler 300m, spark coil: Hi Rah, How about the sound of the fuel pump humming from inside the fuel tank for about 1 second? Do you hear that? The code is 1684 rather than 1864, correct? If so, then that is simply reporting that the engine controller noticed that the battery was...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler voyager 98 2.0l, chrysler voyager, light flash
chrysler voyager, light flash, cooldown: Hi Chris, The simultaneous flashing of those two lights mean the test of the A.C. cooldown failed. You might try to simultaneously press the rear window defogger, recirc, and rear wiper. If that doesn t work then apparently the cause for the failure needs...

Chrysler Repair: dash lights won't shut off: '99 Cirrus, chrysler cirrus, fuse box
chrysler cirrus, fuse box, headlamp switch: Hi Robert, If all the dimmable lights on the dash board are staying on (not just the instrument cluster) even though the headlamp switch is in the off position, then there is either a fault in the headlamp switch or a fault in the body computer, or a...

Chrysler Repair: engine hesitation when starting, engine hesitation, autoparts store
engine hesitation, autoparts store, autozone: Hi John, See if you can get a fault code readout using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the odometer window of the cluster to see if the mileage reading is replaced by 4-digit number...

Chrysler Repair: engine replacement, shade tree mechanics, jeep cherokee
shade tree mechanics, jeep cherokee, private question: Hi Jeff, I only have the 06 manual for Jeep but likely if applies to your 04. What is the 5th place of the VIN? Then let me see how much info there is about engine removal/install and how many pages are there. If not too many I can copy and attach those...

Chrysler Repair: ETC Code in Chrysler 300 2005, electronic throttle control, 4 digit numbers
electronic throttle control, 4 digit numbers, odometer reading: HI Jas, I wonder which engine you have (L)? I wonder wether this might have to do with this being a car that was first sold in Canada? If you can go to any good independent garage and get them to do a fault code readout for about $40 (sometimes nationwide...

Chrysler Repair: '02 town and country: tranny problem, answer tomorrow, snap on
Chrysler Repair: '02 town and country: tranny problem, answer tomorrow, snap on, scanner

Chrysler Repair: '05 Town and Country: tail lights, reading lights, roland
Chrysler Repair: '05 Town and Country: tail lights, reading lights, roland

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Concorde Transmission in limp mode, speed sensors, output speed
Chrysler Repair: 1998 Concorde Transmission in limp mode, speed sensors, output speed, speed sensor

Chrysler Repair: fuel pump power circuit, fuel pump relay, pin sockets
fuel pump relay, pin sockets, egr valve: If you don t hear it run when you directly jump power to it across the front/rear pin sockets of the fuel pump relay, than it does appear that it has given out. But don t replace it yet if it starts reliably by a jumper. The egr valve should be checked out...

Chrysler Repair: heat & air not coming on at all: '94 LH body (Concorde), 1994 chrysler concorde, control panal
1994 chrysler concorde, control panal, chrysler concorde: Hi Ray, There are 2 power wires to the control panel. One shows 12V there all the time and the other one in the run position of the ignition switch. The full time power comes directly from the battery. On the + post clamp there are 4 wires, the two fat...

Chrysler Repair: Heat Problem: Concorde/New Yorker/300M/LHS, chrysler concorde, coolant water
chrysler concorde, coolant water, 1998 chrysler concorde: Hi Evalyn, First, I assume that you have the conventional heater/ac control panel with knobs and buttons but no illuminated digital readout (called the automatic temp control), correct? If that is the case, then it sounds like you either have too low a temperature...

Chrysler Repair: honda civic 2001 not staying on after a front left crash, honda civic 2001, crash sensor
honda civic 2001, crash sensor, intervention system: Hi Javier, While I am not familiar with the Honda crash intervention system, it is the case that when a crash is sensed that the fuel pump and spark are typically shut down so that the possibility of a fire is reduced. It may well be that the powertrain controller...

Chrysler Repair: Inop radio feature., chrysler sebring convertible, 2004 chrysler sebring
chrysler sebring convertible, 2004 chrysler sebring, chrysler sebring: Hi John, You might check the antenna plug-in at the rear of the radio and also check the chassis ground wire. I don t know of any code that affects the audio system. But if the antenna were disconnected the noise that would cause might be automatically...

Chrysler Repair: Installing new starter 2000 300M, starter solenoid, catalytic support
starter solenoid, catalytic support, posi lock: Hi Bill, Sure, just turn the bolt on the crankshaft pulley would be easy to try. Other than that, I caon t imagine why this would happen unless for some reason the unit is not the correct one for that engine. Please let me know what solves it. Rolan...

Chrysler Repair: Natural Vacuum Leak Detection Pressure Switch, vacuum leak detection, orange red
vacuum leak detection, orange red, signal wire: Hi Jim, Is this question due to a fault code number? On the 04 manual that I have, the NVLDP assembly is mounted on top of the evap canister. The canister is attached to the side of the fuel tank at the rear corner (it appears) The switch is part of the...

Chrysler Repair: power circuit for intank fuel pump: '95 minivan, fuel level sensor, pig tail
fuel level sensor, pig tail, signal wires: hi Joseph, The 1 second pulse may be too short to catch but as long as the green/black shows 12V while cranking that is normal and so the pump should also run. If you want to do a direct jump to test the pump then do what I suggested at the fuel pump relay...

Chrysler Repair: PT Cruiser Crank Seal/crank end-play spec, end play, margin of safety
end play, margin of safety, pt cruiser: Hi Steve, I think that is a question for an engine rebuilding shop. You are just within spec for the end play, but I also see a wear limit just below and indented (implying that it applies to the end play spec) and that is given as 0.0150. So if I am correct...

Chrysler Repair: Quick release fittings on heater hoses: JX, JR, heater hoses, hose diameter
heater hoses, hose diameter, slip jaw: Sure, if you can get the kit size for the hose diameter you have and you think is will hold up over time. The risk of doing the quick disconnect wrong is that you then would have to go to Chrysler of a new one(s). If you look carefully at the disconnect you...

Chrysler Repair: Refilling a '99 Cirrus 2.5 V6 cooling system., chrysler service manuals, coolant recovery
chrysler service manuals, coolant recovery, ebau: Hi Roger, I don t find there to be any relief plug to release trapped air. The stated capacity of the system including the overflow is 10.5 quarts, so unless you had (and bought) a larger capacity old radiator I don t believe you will be able to put back...

Chrysler Repair: remote keyless intermittent: '06 minivan, 4 digit numbers, autoparts store
4 digit numbers, autoparts store, controller code: Hi Enrique, The one possibility that is simple to try is the following: Using the remote fob, press and release the unlock button and the listen to hear whether the door locks respond in the vehicle. If not, then do it again, and listen. Do that up to as...

Chrysler Repair: Sebring '04 Headlight unit removal, flat blade, fastner
flat blade, fastner, headlight assembly: Hi Keith, There only thing mentioned in the service manual is to remove the upper fascia retainer fasteners by prying under the head of the fastner with a flat blade. Remove assembly from the fender side first then pull out. I hope this may be of help....

Chrysler Repair: sentry security system 2004 Cncorde limited, 4 digit numbers, sentry security
4 digit numbers, sentry security, exhaust gas recirculation: Hi Chris, The anti-theft system typically doesn t prevent starting, rather it allows starting but then shuts down the engine in 2 to 3 seconds. Similarly, the shift handle/steering wheel frozen is not part of the sentry key system, rather it is a separate...

Chrysler Repair: Speed Sensors on 1999 Voyager, 1999 plymouth voyager, plymouth voyager
1999 plymouth voyager, plymouth voyager, speed sensors: Yes, there is a torque converter turbine input sensor as well. It is forward of the vertical gear selector rod, at the same height level as the output sensor, and is similar in appearance. It has a separate fault code (0725) from that of the output sensor...

Chrysler Repair: timing marks on a 200concorde 3.2, powertrain control module, 4 digit numbers
powertrain control module, 4 digit numbers, power act: Hi Russell, If the marks were within the limits shown on the covers and the crankshaft was at TDC with the mark on the oil pump and you had rotated it by hand a couple of revolutions then that appears to meet the requirements. Ideally you would have marked...

Chrysler Repair: Transaxle codes, powertrain control module, solenoid switch
powertrain control module, solenoid switch, chrysler concorde: P1776-SOLENOID SWITCH VALVE LATCHED IN LR POSITION POSSIBLE CAUSES RELATED DTC P0841 PRESENT CHECK THE DTC EVENT DATA FOR TRS CODE TR2 L/R PRESSURE SWITCH SENSE CIRCUIT OPEN L/R PRESSURE SWITCH SENSE CIRCUIT SHORT TO GROUND L/R PRESSURE SWITCH SENSE...

Chrysler Repair: transmission: gear ratio errors, chrysler town and country, speed sensors
chrysler town and country, speed sensors, gear ratio: Hi Gerard, Gear ratio errors are typically associated with problems with the internal clutches. Was this a used transmission or a rebuilt one? There is a learning period shortly after a change out of the transmission or the trans control module. You can...

Chrysler Repair: putting transmission in R or D kills engine, dodge grand caravan, blown fuses
dodge grand caravan, blown fuses, autoparts store: Hi Shafique, The first order of business is to get a fault code readout of the engine and the transmission controller memories using a plug-in code reader. A nationwide autoparts store, such as Autozone, will ofter do a readout for free or you can get it...

Chrysler Repair: valve covers/spark plug tube seals: 2.5L V-6, chrysler sebring, xerox copy
chrysler sebring, xerox copy, postal mail: Hi David, I assume that you are speaking about the spark plug tube seals. On the front bank of course you simply have to remove the valve cover and replace the seals and then put the valve cover back on with a new gasket for it. On the rear bank of cylinders...

Chrysler Repair: van only running on 3 cylinders, cam shaft position sensor, chrysler town and country
cam shaft position sensor, chrysler town and country, shaft position: Hi Taryn, The only part which I can identify which would cause half of the cylinders to be affected both as to spark and injection is the cam shaft position sensor. It may be that the tip of the sensor is not positioned closely enough to the surface of the...

Chrysler Repair: wind screen wipers on pt cruiser: won't stop, continuity tester, inner fender
continuity tester, inner fender, wind screen: Hi Robert, What is the year model of your PT? For the 02 model the first thing to check would be that the ground wire for the motor is well connected. It is found under the hood at the area between the left side strut tower and the left inner fender, just...

Chrysler Repair: '01 Chrysler Voyager: trans codes 0732/0736/1787, solenoid pack, chrysler voyager
solenoid pack, chrysler voyager, wiring harnesses: Hi Eric, The 0700 is an overall alert, saying there are specific fault codes in the trans controller memory. The not driving above 2nd gear is a self-defensive strategy which the trans does when specific fault codes are set, and that is called limp-in mode....

Chrysler Repair: '02 Dodge Caravan Sport: code p0135, unnecessary pollution, dodge caravan
unnecessary pollution, dodge caravan, caravan sport: Hi Tim, The code means that the heated oxygen sensor mounted on the top of the rear exhaust manifold has a failed heater or heater circuit, which means it won t operate, which causes unnecessary pollution and fuel economy loss. It looks like a spark plug...

Chrysler Repair: '02 Stratus sedan power steering pump replacement, power steering pump, private option
power steering pump, private option, screwdrivers: Hi Adam, I have the procedure on a CD which I can copy the 4 pages from and email you as attachments. Send a follow-up question, but use the private option, and in the body of the question tell me your email address. I don t otherwise see your email address,...

Chrysler Repair: '03 Stratus: camshaft sensor replacement, camshaft position sensor, camshaft sensor
camshaft position sensor, camshaft sensor, private option: Hi Summer, If you will tell me which size engine (number of cylinders or Liters) I can give you a more detailed answer. In fact if you will send me a follow-up answer (but this time use the private option) and in the test tell me your email address (which...

Chrysler Repair: 05 pacifica power loss with 3.5, throttle position sensor, exhuast manifold
throttle position sensor, exhuast manifold, signal circuit: u mean 138 and 132 here are the possible things POSSIBLE CAUSES O2 SENSOR VOLTAGE ABOVE 3.7 VOLTS O2 SENSOR SIGNAL CIRCUIT SHORTED TO VOLTAGE O2 SENSOR RETURN CIRCUIT SHORTED TO VOLTAGE O2 SENSOR O2 SENSOR SIGNAL CIRCUIT OPEN O2 SENSOR RETURN...

Chrysler Repair: '05 T & C: inadequate heat/code P0128, coolant temp, engine coolant
coolant temp, engine coolant, coolant temperature: Hi Charles, It appears to me that you have an engine coolant thermostat that is stuck open so that the coolant temperature is not coming up to the proper operating level (in the range of 200F). The lack of heat/low reading on the gauge/code 0128 are all consistent...

Chrysler Repair: '06 Grand Caravan idles fine but runs extremely rough at 2800 rpm and won't go higher, camshaft position sensor, dodge grand caravan
camshaft position sensor, dodge grand caravan, crankshaft position sensor: Hi Brad, The sensor is located on the rear side of the transmission as I said, at the joint between the engine and the transmission, right above the differential housing. It is best accessed from underneath so lift and support the front of the vehicle. It...

Chrysler Repair: 07 chrysler 300 touring blower motor replacement, chrysler 300 touring, push pins
chrysler 300 touring, push pins, private option: Hi Michael, I have the 06 manual which no doubt is applicable to your 07. To access the blower motor, which is located on the bottom of HVAC housing on the passenger side, you first remove a panel on the under side of the dash called the silencer . It...

Chrysler Repair: 1986 Chrysler Lebaron Convertible, won't start, chrysler lebaron convertible, chrysler lebaron
chrysler lebaron convertible, chrysler lebaron, 1986 chrysler lebaron: Hi Murali, Yes the sensor might be called a pick up coil and it is located in the distributor. It actually is one unit with two plugs, one sensor times the spark, the other the location of the cylinder. Because the distributor is driven by the camshaft it...

Chrysler Repair: 1986 Chrysler Lebaron Convertible, won't start, chrysler lebaron convertible, hall effect sensors
chrysler lebaron convertible, hall effect sensors, chrysler lebaron: Hi Murali, The 12 code simply states that sometime in the past 50-100 key cycles the battery was disconneted, probably when you took it out of storage. So we are left with a die out, no codes. I would suggest that when it happens that you first turn the...

Chrysler Repair: 1994 Chrysler lhs cranks won't start, camshaft position sensor, 1994 chrysler lhs
camshaft position sensor, 1994 chrysler lhs, exhaust gas recirculation valve: Hi Jason, If we assume that the sensor was installed properly, then the most likely possibility is that the camshaft is not turning because the timing belt has broken. That would be if you have the 3.5L engine, which has the timing BELT. The 3.3L has a timing...

Chrysler Repair: 1994 Chrysler lhs cranks won't start, camshaft position sensor, 1994 chrysler lhs
camshaft position sensor, 1994 chrysler lhs, exhaust gas recirculation valve: Hi Jason, If we assume that the sensor was installed properly, then the most likely possibility is that the camshaft is not turning because the timing belt has broken. That would be if you have the 3.5L engine, which has the timing BELT. The 3.3L has a timing...

Chrysler Repair: '96 Sebring LXi: 'Ignition' Fusible Link #5 blows, fuel injection system, starter relay
fuel injection system, starter relay, key cylinder: OK, then check general purpose fuse 8 (10 amp) in the cabin just to be sure it hasn t been replaced with a shorting wire. It would usually blow first compared to the link if that were the problem area. But just to be sure... Then the other possible short...

Chrysler Repair: 1997 Concorde: no starter motor, battery cables, starter relay
battery cables, starter relay, dash lights: Hi vincet, Try listening for the click of the starter relay located in the power box under the hood when a helper tries the start position. If it doesn t click try switching the relay with another one of the same part number to see is the relay might be defective....

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Plymouth Voyager:head lamps/interior lamps/HVAC LED flashing, 1998 plymouth voyager, plymouth voyager
1998 plymouth voyager, plymouth voyager, interior lamps: Hi Jimmie, There are relays that control the interior lights, the high beam lamps and the low beam lamps and it could be that two of those three relays are stuck in the on position. The interior relay is in the box under the dash, the head lamp relays are...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 crysler cirrus 2.5 v6: code 300/multiple misfire, obd 2 scanner, screwdriver blade
obd 2 scanner, screwdriver blade, penetrating lubricant: Hi Dan, Because there are so many possible reasons for a code 300-306 and the shop has changed so many parts, I would focus on a couple of possibilities: The egr valve and the coolant temp sensor(because you say this happens after it warms up). The first...

Chrysler Repair: 2.7L cam sensor/intake air sensor location, chrysler sebring, sebring lx
chrysler sebring, sebring lx, joesphine: Hi Joesphine, Please send a follow-up question, but click on the private option, and in the text section tell me your email address. You tell Allexperts your email, but I don t see it, unless you send me a private question and tell me it. I can send you...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Chrysler Concorde 2.7L - Running hot, head gasket leak, intake manifold gasket
head gasket leak, intake manifold gasket, chrysler concorde: Hi Cassie, After doing a brief google search as I recommended, I see that the design of the engine/water pump is such that if the pump fails it might allow water and oil to mix. There was also an issue with oil sludgning due to extended oil change practices....

Chrysler Repair: 2001 Chrysler Sebring Ltd Convert - cluster lights, soldering pencil, chrysler sebring
soldering pencil, chrysler sebring, body control module: Hi Mike The illumination voltage comes to the instrument cluster from the body control module on pin 12 of the cluster plug (orange wire). As you noticed the other panel lights were working properly because they get separate wires from other locations on...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 Sebring convert starter replacement, torque arm, private option
torque arm, private option, oxygen sensor: Hi Michael, The manual suggests a couple of things: remove the oxygen sensor from the exhaust pipe remove the front engine mount through bolt and remove the front mount bracket from engine block. Then there are a couple of assembly sequencing tricks...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 Sebring Solenoid Pack, solenoid pack, solenoid
solenoid pack, solenoid, transmission fluid: I suppose it could be a damaged pack, but if you look over the pack (once you remove its cover) and don t see a leak other than around the base of then I would believe that it is leaking at the interface between the back and the transmission housing. It just...

Chrysler Repair: 2006 Chrysler 300, steering wheel lock, 2006 chrysler 300
steering wheel lock, 2006 chrysler 300, chrysler 300: I don t think so, but I will check the manual and get back if I do find anything like that. Follow up to your comment: You asked me if the egr code could be related to the steering wheel lock up. I didn t believe there could be. Please tell me what Autozone...

Chrysler Repair: 2006 Dodge Grand Caravan with error codes P0016 and P 0335, camshaft position sensor, dodge grand caravan
camshaft position sensor, dodge grand caravan, crankshaft sensor: Hi Brad, Yes, because as I listed in my first answer, the 0016 is pointing to that sensor rather than the cam sensor. However, I wouldn t replace it unless it comes up again as a fresh code. I was suggesting that you replace the crank sensor first, but if...

Chrysler Repair: '85 Fifth Ave. (rear wheel drive): blower motor, blower motor resistor, voltage divider
blower motor resistor, voltage divider, autotemp: Hi Blake, The 83 manual covers your system pretty well, I believe. The circuit for the blower is from fuse #4 (30 amp) which should show power on both sides when the ignition is in the run position, to the 6 push-buttons, 5 of which should send power to...

Chrysler Repair: '90 imperial security alarm: disable, mechanical cluster, imperial security
mechanical cluster, imperial security, digital dash: Hi Mike, I don t have the reference to Cathy s question, was it a 90 AC/AY-body? In any case I gave you the pins and colors for the digital dash set-up, and by the way those are identical for the mechanical cluster alarm plug as well. Just insert pins...

Chrysler Repair: '92 3.0L V-6, no spark, code translation, pink wire
code translation, pink wire, digital dash: About the check engine light, you have a burned out bulb. It is located on lower left of the cluster, just to the left of the high beam indicator light. If you would prefer to not remove the cluster to change it, you could go to pin 32 of the 60-way connecter...

Chrysler Repair: 92 Caravan 3.3l engine swap, engine choices, junk yard
engine choices, junk yard, transaxle: Hi Joe, I scanned the 95 service manual and couldn t find anything obvious between the two engines that would impact such a switch. I noticed in the 93 manual that apparently the 3.3 was the only engine of that block size which was offered. But assuming...

Chrysler Repair: '93 Dodge Spirit 2.5 TBI: starting problem, dodge spirit, inmediately
dodge spirit, inmediately, symmetrical pattern: Hi German, The white/dark blue wire goes to pin 16 or the sbcc and the injector is activated when that wire is momentarily grounded. I don t think you will see the pulse with an ohmmeter as it is too fast. Have you checked the resistance across the injector...

Chrysler Repair: '94 LHS: cranks, won't start, codes 13, 32, 54, camshaft position sensor, exhaust gas recirculation valve
camshaft position sensor, exhaust gas recirculation valve, exhaust gas recirculation: Hi Jason, The 12 means the battery power to the engine computer was disconnected sometime in the past 100 key on-off cycles. Unless this is not the case, set it aside. The 54 means the signal from the camshaft position sensor is absent. That sensor is located...

Chrysler Repair: '95 Cirrus transmission limp mode: 2-4 solenoid, obd ii connector, master mechanic
obd ii connector, master mechanic, ghost in the machine: Hi Chris, The transmission has a ground location with a wire attached to it, at the rear of the transmission towards the firewall side. If you would take a look at that wire and see what it is attached to at its other end and let me know I would be most appreciative....

Chrysler Repair: '95 grand caravan heater core replacement, heater core replacement, core leak
heater core replacement, core leak, grand caravan: Hi Ron, The heater core cannot be changed without removing the HVAC module from the cabin. Are you getting coolant on the floor mats, which would be where I would believe you would first see a heater core leak. If not, then I would check the hose connections...

Chrysler Repair: '95 Plymouth Voyager 3.0 won't start, throttle position sensor, plymouth voyager
throttle position sensor, plymouth voyager, mixture problem: Hi Mike, Yes the pcm is in front and below the power box and has a 60-wire plug. You also might want to take some solvent and clean both sides of the throttle plate, throat of the throttle body and the idle air by-pass passageway on the side of the throat....

Chrysler Repair: '96 2.5L V-6 : no start, rotation sensor problem?, camshaft sensor, pulley bolt
camshaft sensor, pulley bolt, crankshaft sensor: I don t have personal experience with your particular vehicle, but the rpm gauge does depend upon the crank sensor signal to be good and in most vehicles there is a sign of life on the rpm gauge while cranking. Are you getting the 12 pulses per revolution...

Chrysler Repair: '96 Caravan 3-speed trans slipping, gear shift linkage, forward gears
gear shift linkage, forward gears, dodge caravan: Hi Nancy, The 3-speed trans doesn t have a control module and it has no interface with the DRB because it is not an electronic transmission, rather purely hydraulic. And there is no torque converter clutch break-in for this transmission either. The section...

Chrysler Repair: 96 Dodge Caravan instrument issues, digital odometer, soldering pencil
digital odometer, soldering pencil, socket pins: Hi Frizbee, I would verify that you have 12v on pin 2 of the plug even when the ignition is off. Also check that 12v is on pin 11 when the key is in the run position. Check that pin 7 and 13 are firmly grounded. Those along with having the good connection...

Chrysler Repair: '96 minivan: engine starts/dies after a mile or so, camshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor
camshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor, crank sensor: Are there any fault codes? See my earlier response for how to check that out. If there are no codes, then about the only other possibility is the egr valve being stuck ajar which will not often be detected and coded when it happens. The valve is located...

Chrysler Repair: 96 Sebring LXi No Start Continued, crank sensor, sebring lxi
crank sensor, sebring lxi, voltage spikes: So there is evidentally not signals from the sensors sufficient to drive a spark or you would have gotten it to run somewhat if not well. How about going back to comparing the pulses of the cam with the pulses of the crank sensor? Supposedly it should oscillate...

Chrysler Repair: 96 Sebring Lxi No Start cont., camshaft sensor, crank sensor
camshaft sensor, crank sensor, sebring lxi: It sounds like it is not shorted or open so I guess that is not the reason for your problem. You could reconnect it to the circuit after cleaning up the wiring. Currently, I can t think of any other reason why you can t get the engine to run. You still don...

Chrysler Repair: '99 Concorde (LH): no go from transmission, concorde lxi, 4 digit numbers
concorde lxi, 4 digit numbers, cold weather: Hi Mike, I suspect that the transmission internal pressure of the hydraulic fluid is high due to the ambient temperature. I would wait for a while longer before putting it in gear to allow the internal pump and fluid to warm up, etc. Also check the level...

Chrysler Repair: 99 LHS 3.5 L; P0443 Code, vapor collection, purge solenoid
vapor collection, purge solenoid, vacuum pump: Hi Marvin, The code has to do with the vapor recovery system s purge solenoid circuit not responding properly to the pcm control of it. It is located on a bracket near the air cleaner housing and has a round top, an electrical connection and vacuum hoses...

Chrysler Repair: 99 LHS 3.5L: Code P0123 , smooth variation, signal wire
smooth variation, signal wire, voltage source: This is the most recent Q and A: QUESTION: Hey again, gave ya a great review, but now something else came up with the car. I had the throttle body cleaned out and its doing much better regarding the idle. Still not perfect the idle fluctuates some, revving...

Chrysler Repair: 99 t&c won't start/many circuits 'out', powertrain control module, fuse box
powertrain control module, fuse box, windows radio: Hi Matthew, There are a couple of things to check more closely: fuse 16 (20 amp) in the powerbox under the hood supplies power to the powertrain control module. Then check that there are 3 ground wires on the - post battery clamp and then check to be sure...

Chrysler Repair: '99T&C: starts in any gear/back-up lamps, powertrain control module, ee degree
powertrain control module, ee degree, turn signals: Hi Big John, I prefer to deal with one problem at a time and then go on to others so as to avoid confusion/exhaustion. Lets start with the start in any gear and reverse lights on in any gear, and the bu/rev/abs fuse blowing when switching from park to...

Chrysler Repair: AC Compressor/Clutch, negative battery cable, 2005 chrysler pacifica
negative battery cable, 2005 chrysler pacifica, chrysler pacifica: 3.5L ENGINE WARNING: Refer to the applicable warnings and cautions for this system before performing the following operation (Refer to 24 - HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING/PLUMBING - WARNINGS) and (Refer to 24 - HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING/PLUMBING - CAUTIONS)....

Chrysler Repair: abnormal noise following striking of curb, inner tie rod, alignment shop
inner tie rod, alignment shop, front end alignment: Hi James, I wonder if the damage, if any, is to the outer tie rod, which you could replace yourself, or to the inner tie rod which is actually a part of the steering gear which is a fairly major operation to remove and which is also costly as it may not be...

Chrysler Repair: '91 B250 3.9L: no start, continuity testing, dashboard lights
continuity testing, dashboard lights, fuel gauge: Hi Dave, Without having the wiring diagrams in hand so as to be able to see everything that dark green/black wire is connected to I can t comment. And exactly what was the status of things when you say 6v would be important. Presumably if it had 12v showing...

Chrysler Repair: no brake lights: '06 Cherokee, jeep cherokee, grand cherokee
jeep cherokee, grand cherokee, brake switch: Hi Mike, There are several Cherokee vehicles but if yours is a Grand Cherokee then fuse 27 powers the brake lights. If that fuse is OK and if you have power appearing at the brake switch and it is passing through the switch when activated, and if the other...

Chrysler Repair: brake lights malfunction: 2005 T&C, brake switch, electrical issues
brake switch, electrical issues, turn signal: Hi Rob, This looks complicated. Which # fuse is it that you pulled that is supposed to be for the brake lamps? It appears that the brake switch is one possibility as the cause because it is strange in that once installed it cannot be adjusted! It is strange...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 2007 T&C - Stalling after fill-up, town and country chrysler, gasoline vapor
town and country chrysler, gasoline vapor, vapor collection: Hi Leslie, There is a fixture on the top of the tank and which is part of the vapor recovery system, which is associated with collecting the gasoline vapor for internal recycling. But when you fill the tank up to the top instead of it holding vapor it instead...

Chrysler Repair: Cruise control Dodge Neon 1997, dodge neon 1997, dodge neon
dodge neon 1997, dodge neon, private option: Hi Myckel, I have both the 97 and the 01 Chrysler manuals and do notice that there are differences between those units. The mechanical mounting of the servo in the engine compartment is not shown in any great detail, more focusing on the routing of the...

Chrysler Repair: check engine light, vacuum leak, pin hole
vacuum leak, pin hole, gas cap: Hehe. Spraying either for an evap leak. Does your mechanic even know what an evap leak is. I would say more then likely not u have a cracked jose more then likely. Some where under the hood or by the gastank area. The hole will be the size of a pin hole....

Chrysler Repair: Door handle replacement:: '98 Sebring LXI , sebring lxi, chrysler sebring
sebring lxi, chrysler sebring, private option: Hi John, I assume that you are speaking of the outside handle. If so, let me know that by sending me a follow-up question, but choose the private option, and in the text tell me your postal address. Then I can send you copies of several pages from the...

Chrysler Repair: dvd removal: '02 T&C, chrysler town and country minivan, chrysler town and country
chrysler town and country minivan, chrysler town and country, wire connections: Hi Patrick, It is not totally clear in the manual, but there appears to be an access panel just above the cup holder which you pry off gently. And that reveals a couple of screws that hold the bottom of the center bezel in place. You then should be able...

Chrysler Repair: Eclipse backfire, gas fumes, exhaust gas
gas fumes, exhaust gas, catalytic converter: I loose honeycomb inside the catalytic converter can cause an obstruction (partial) to the flow of exhaust gas which can then cause the overheating of the converter and no doubt some sort of a possible build up of gas fumes which can backfire. It might have...

Chrysler Repair: Electrical issues: '99 Stratus, chrysler stratus, fuse box
chrysler stratus, fuse box, radio panel: Hi Ika, I just found your question in the pool , sorry for the delay. I doubt that your problems are related to the bcm. More likely it involves a weak battery, a faulty relay, or some sort of wiring short circuit. How old is the battery, and is it near...

Chrysler Repair: Engine stall after fill-up: '05 300, autoparts store, engine stall
autoparts store, engine stall, hemy: Hi Jerry, This sort of problem is usually related to liquid fuel being drawn into the vapor recovery system instead of the fuel vapor. As the result when the engine goes to recycle fuel vapor from the vapor canister instead it gets a shot of fuel which floods...

Chrysler Repair: electrical issues, ee degree, turn signals
ee degree, turn signals, original q: Hi John, Below is the original q and a. For convenience please use the follow-up option rather than starting a new question so we have a running dialog to refer to. Question: I have a 1999 Chrysler T&C Limited. 3.8L, 2-wheel drive,4 speed auto. Van...

Chrysler Repair: Limp-mode issue on a '96 Breeze (JA); code 0765, 1996 plymouth breeze, haynes book
1996 plymouth breeze, haynes book, plymouth breeze: Hi Dennis, It is good that you got a readout. The shift solenoid is a short hand for one or more of the 4 clutch solenoid electrical circuits centered in the solenoid pack , located in the box on the front side of the transmission, not responding properly...

Chrysler Repair: Follow-up 96 Sebring LXI, crank sensor, angular displacement
crank sensor, angular displacement, gaming consoles: Hi Shawn, The slots are small so that is why the pulses are quick (small angular displacement). I would expect the drop would be to about 0.3 rather than 0.02 but I can t say that would cause a no start. Are you getting spark? What about fresh codes? There...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 crysler cirrus 2.5 v6: code 300/multiple misfire, chrysler corporation, ground fault
Chrysler Repair: 1999 crysler cirrus 2.5 v6: code 300/multiple misfire, chrysler corporation, ground fault, evry

Chrysler Repair: 2002 Sebring Solenoid Pack, gasket
Chrysler Repair: 2002 Sebring Solenoid Pack, gasket

Chrysler Repair: power window glass: '06 Sebring, glass sealant, screw driver
Chrysler Repair: power window glass: '06 Sebring, glass sealant, screw driver, bottom of the glass

Chrysler Repair: seat belts retractors lock up; '97 Sebring Convert., seat belts, fuses
Chrysler Repair: seat belts retractors lock up; '97 Sebring Convert., seat belts, fuses

Chrysler Repair: transmission, air breather, key code
Chrysler Repair: transmission, air breather, key code, linkage

Chrysler Repair: fan relay location: T&C, crossmember, front bumper
crossmember, front bumper, rivet: Hi Don, According to the 06 manual it is located on the front bumper reinforcement crossmemeber. You remove the panel between the upper radiator crossmember to front fascia which will then allow you to reach down and get it out. It is attached to the crossmember...

Chrysler Repair: no 'fire' from spark coil: Lebaron, position sensors, spark coil
position sensors, spark coil, engine computer: Hi Jimmy, I sent a reply earlier asking for the year/engine and also suggesting that you do a fault code readout*. I believe that readout will tell you that you have an issue with a sensor in the distributor. But follow that instruction and get me the flash...

Chrysler Repair: gran caravan 3.0 litter, oxygen sensor, fuel injectors
oxygen sensor, fuel injectors, exhaust manifold: Hi Osvaldo, The 55 means end of fault code readout so ignore that The 12 means the battery was disconnected recently from the computer or from the system the 27 means that one (or more?) of the fuel injectors is not responding electrically as it should...

Chrysler Repair: Headlights suddenly go off, new car warranty, us government web
new car warranty, us government web, highway traffic safety: Hi Jenny, If the original circuit/wiring has been modified then I would take it back to whoever did that job and ask them to fix it at no cost to you. The vehicle may also be under the original new car warranty so Chrysler Corp. may take some responsibility....

Chrysler Repair: no heat in cabin/smell of antifreeze; '99 LH body, coolant level, combustion chamber
coolant level, combustion chamber, heater core: Hi Michael, The first step is to find the source of the antifreeze odor as that indicates a leak which will cause a drop in the coolant level of the cooling system and that in turn causes a possible loss of flow to the heater core in the cabin and thus no...

Chrysler Repair: Engine light with code P0432, oxygen sensors, fuse box
oxygen sensors, fuse box, chrysler 300m: Hi Norma, I don t know of any problem with continuing to drive it. There might be a bit more air pollution or perhaps a little poorer gas mileage, but nothing of any concern to the engine itself. If your vehicle registration/renewal requires a smog test the...

Chrysler Repair: high nitrogen oxides: '95 2.5L 4 cyl, fuel air mixture, nitrogen oxides
fuel air mixture, nitrogen oxides, coolant temp: Hi Vick, That engine, when used in the cars, did have an egr, but not when used in the minivans. I don t know why but it is probably more marginal on NOX for that reason. NOX can result from high combustion chamber temperatures due to high engine operating...

Chrysler Repair: 'jerking back' of vehicle, chrysler sebring, shift rod
chrysler sebring, shift rod, vertical shift: Hi Victoria, When you say jerks back I picture that as if the transmission was momentarily put into reverse. Does that seem correct? At least I can picture that if it is in Park, and maybe even when at a stop (but in what gear shift setting?) I don t know...

Chrysler Repair: K-frame crossmember intercompatibility: '83-'87, newark new jersey, seat belts
newark new jersey, seat belts, crossmember: Hi Miro, The crossmember located under the engine is also called the K-frame. Fortunately while there are many different vehicles made by Chrysler during those years, there were only 2 different K-frames. One is used on the smaller vehiles (Omni/Horizon,...

Chrysler Repair: Lack of heat: '97 LH body, exact control, heat ducts
exact control, heat ducts, hvac unit: Hi Rod, That control panel was apparently used from 93-7. I don t have the self-diagnostic instruction in digital format, only hard copy. It covers two pages of text in the manual. I would find it easier to photocopy and postal mail those pages to you rather...

Chrysler Repair: overheating after oil change, radiator cap, poeople
radiator cap, poeople, antifreeze: Hi Marie, We have to assume that the antifreeze was low when you brought the car in. Has you any signs of a overheating problem before you brought it for the oil change? How much did the they add (charge you for?). I don t know anyway that they could have...

Chrysler Repair: P0700 Code on 04 Chrysler 300m, obd scanner, solenoid pack
obd scanner, solenoid pack, chrysler 300m: Hi Jody, That code 1776 (in the absence of an additional code 1784) uniquely points to a problem in the valve body with the low-reverse switch valve. The valve body is accessible without removing the transmission but it does require dropping a pan on the...

Chrysler Repair: P1391, crankshaft position sensor, dual overhead cam
crankshaft position sensor, dual overhead cam, lab scope: P1391-INTERMITTENT LOSS OF CMP OR CKP POSSIBLE CAUSES WIRING HARNESS INSPECTION TONE WHEEL/PULSE RING INSPECTION WIRING HARNESS INSPECTION TONE WHEEL/PULSE RING INSPECTION CHECKING INTERMITTENT CKP SIGNAL WITH LAB CHECKING INTERMITTENT CMP SIGNAL...

Chrysler Repair: PT Cruiser won't start, flashers, passenger seat
flashers, passenger seat, pt cruiser: the starter does one thing and one thing only start the engine moving it has nothing to do with it while driving. U messed up by taking the battery out because u erased any codes that were in the computer system that would aid u in figuring out what the...

Chrysler Repair: power steering hose: '98 Concorde, 1998 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde
1998 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde, power steering hose: Hi Scot, Unfortunately, the job is about 2 dozen steps in each direction which is covered in 4 pages of the 98 manual. I have that in hard copy and would have to xerox and postal mail those to you. On the other hand I have the 04 manual on CD which would...

Chrysler Repair: power window glass: '06 Sebring, chrsler, private option
chrsler, private option, window glass: Hi Hank, The easiest answer would be for me to copy a few pages from the CD of the 06 manual and email them to you as attachments. To do that just send me a follow-up question, but select the private option, and in the text tell me your email address (I...

Chrysler Repair: Radio 'out' : '01 minivan, chrysler minivan, light fuse
chrysler minivan, light fuse, battery cables: Hi Robert, I don t find any discussion of the symptom you describe. However be sure that both fuses 5 (20 amp) and 14 (15 amp) are good and verify as well that they both show 12v at both sides of fuse. The other reset idea is to remove both clamps from...

Chrysler Repair: Re: 96 Sebring LXi: no start/no spark/no codes, camshaft position sensor, cam shaft position sensor
camshaft position sensor, cam shaft position sensor, egr solenoid: Hi Shawn, I suspect that one or the other engine rotational sensors is going bad because the fuel pump will not run again when cranking unless both signals are acceptable to the pcm. To verify which is the problem you can measure between the signal wire and...

Chrysler Repair: Rear door latch in closed position but door is open, door latch, rear hatch
door latch, rear hatch, private option: Hi Forrest, I don t have any experience with the latch but I can share a couple of pages from the 06 manual which show how to remove the latch if you want to examine it more closely. If you want them send me a follow-up question but choose the private...

Chrysler Repair: Rear wiper adjustment: Pacifica, 2007 chrysler aspen, motor shaft
2007 chrysler aspen, motor shaft, torque tool: Hi Gary, I see in the 06 manual that there is a cap at the base of the wiper arm which pivots so as to reveal a nut which holds the wiper arm to the wiper motor shaft. If you remove the nut you then should be able to gently rock the arm s knurled fitting...

Chrysler Repair: Right Blinkers don't work: '04 Sebring, turn signal switch, intermittent sound
turn signal switch, intermittent sound, electrical contact: Hi Eugene, I suspect that one of the turn signal bulb filaments on the right side is either burned out or shorted to ground, but it might be a couple of other things as well. There are no relays as such, only a flasher unit and the turn signal switch which...

Chrysler Repair: rear heater hose assembly, windshield wipers, metal piping
windshield wipers, metal piping, dodge caravan: Hi Beverly, Unfortunately I have found no specific instruction about how to remove the metal tubing in any of the manuals. I wish I could be of help but not having done this myself nor having a vehicle to reference I am unable to give you any suggestions....

Chrysler Repair: replace door check, chrysler sebring, dirctions
chrysler sebring, dirctions, private option: Hi Tommy, I can email the page to you. I assume this is a Sebring convert or 4-door, or is it the 2.door coupe body? Send me a follow-up question, using the Private option, in which you tell me the body style and also what is your email address. Rolan...

Chrysler Repair: replacing distributor on 2.5L V-6, intake resonator, rotor position
intake resonator, rotor position, hose clamp: Hi Dana, The coil is in the distributor if we are speaking of a 2.5L V-6 engine. To remove the distributor: remove the bolt holding the air intake resonator to the intake maifold loosen clamps holding air cleaner cover to air cleaner housing remove PCV...

Chrysler Repair: replacing side view mirror: 300, side mirror, private option
side mirror, private option, hardward: Hi John, You have to remove the entire door trim panel it appears to gain access to a couple of pins that hold the molding that goes from the front (where the mirror is) around and above the window opening to the rear of the door. You might get away with...

Chrysler Repair: Sebring 2.5 V-6: took 4 key turns to start, chrysler sebring lxi, throttle position sensor
chrysler sebring lxi, throttle position sensor, 1999 chrysler sebring lxi: Hi Michael, Another owner of the same vehicle posted an idea for you to consider when you have the hard to start with no fault codes: I had a fuel filter which had a check valve in it which was bad. fter sitting for a long time the fuel would run...

Chrysler Repair: Starting Issue: '97 LH body/3.3L egr, crank sensor, cam sensor
crank sensor, cam sensor, dodge intrepid: Hi Matt, I don t have that in digital format so can t email it. But it is straightforward: Disconnect soleonid from intake manifold, Disconnect electrical connector from solenoid Remove screws holding egr in place. Use a new gasket, and reverse the procedure....

Chrysler Repair: Stuttering while accelerating: '92 2.2L turbo, fixing cars, drb ii
fixing cars, drb ii, debree: Hi Michael, Try the ignition key on-off routine first and see what that shows. Then ask the roommate to give it a try with his reader. Then decide what parts to replace, unless you know that some are past their normal lifetime. I ll be interested in the results....

Chrysler Repair: seat belts retractors lock up; '97 Sebring Convert., fuse box, seat belts
fuse box, seat belts, local issue: Hi Cassandra, When both the seat belts lock up together it implies that the electrical signal to the solenoid in each seat is absent. So I doubt it has to do with wiring between the seats and the control module for the system, but rather it is a power loss...

Chrysler Repair: sliding door won't unlock: '02 minivan, dodge grand caravan, frame molding
dodge grand caravan, frame molding, collection canister: Hi Fred, You will need to get inside the door to see what is hanging up the mechanism. To do that, remove the upper frame molding (3 clips above the window, 1 clip on the front and rear edge). and then remove the secrew from the pull cup, then disengage...

Chrysler Repair: Timing Chain replacement?, timing chain replacement, timing chains
timing chain replacement, timing chains, synthetic oil: Hi Tom, I haven t heard of timing chain failures on that engine, or any other one that I can recall. You might inquire at an engine rebuilding shop to see what they say about the probability of the main chain breaking. There are also two secondary chains....

Chrysler Repair: Torque converter lock up?: '01 Neon, torque converter clutch, powertrain control module
torque converter clutch, powertrain control module, torque converters: If it seems to be not a hard lock-up situation (where the engine stalls, as if you came to a stop without putting in the clutch on a manual transmission) then rather than being a torque converter issue at all it could be a delayed downshift due to a hang up...

Chrysler Repair: Town & Country sliding door handle, latch handle, postal mail
latch handle, postal mail, chrysler town: Hi Simon, Which handle are you replacing: the outside latch release or the inside latch handle? and/or the latch mechanism? In any case, there are trim panel removal details so lengthy and with figures I would believe you would do well to have the full pages...

Chrysler Repair: Transmission slipping?: '92 electronic trans, transmission control module, chrysler products
transmission control module, chrysler products, chrysler drb: Hi India, The best thing to do if the the rpm seems to go up faster than the mph needle once you are in top gear, which would be a sigh of the trans slipping, would be to get a fault code readout of the transmission control module for a specific code that...

Chrysler Repair: transmission?, transmission control module, cv joints
transmission control module, cv joints, wiring harnesses: You might get an idea as to why if you can get a fault code from the memory of the transmission control module. If you can borrow a code reader and get it that let me know. Or if it will move far enough to get to an Autozone parts store they will often do...

Chrysler Repair: transmission won't work: '01 Sebring LXI, 4 digit numbers, trip odometer
4 digit numbers, trip odometer, forward gears: I think the best approach would be to see if you can borrow/rent/buy a code reader and find the socket under the dash to plug it into. Otherwise, it means towing it to a shop. How about the possibility of a drive shaft being disconnected? I am interested to...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Sebring LXI: no start, dipstick tube, chrysler sebring
dipstick tube, chrysler sebring, sebring lxi: Hi Bethany, Do the on-off-on-off-on and leave on in 5 seconds or less. Then watch the check engine light, which remains on , to see it begin to flash, pause, flash, etc. Count the number of flashes before each pause. Then repeat to be sure of an accurate...

Chrysler Repair: turn/hazards not working: '99 minivan, grand voyager, body control module
grand voyager, body control module, helpful hint: Hi Dan, I wonder if you went beyond visually looking at the fuses to actually testing both sides of them to verify voltage. Fuse #10 in the power distribution box under the hood (labeled HAZARD) and fuse #12 in the junction box under the dash (lableled TS...

Chrysler Repair: '00 T&C sliding door handle broken, latch handle, postal mail
latch handle, postal mail, chrome replacement: Hi Ellie, I have the 98 and 02 manuals to which one might apply to your 00. Let me look into it. You might check at a dealership parts counter to see if the handle is sold separately from the bezel and if not I suspect it may not be interchangeable or...

Chrysler Repair: 01 Chrysler T&C: Fault code 0740, electronic crash, crash detection
electronic crash, crash detection, diagnostic capability: Hi Andrea, The lock-up function of the transmission allow for the two rotors of the torque converter to be locked together once you get to about 40-45 mph. This feature allow for a bit of extra miles per gallon and also a bit more braking when you let off...

Chrysler Repair: '01 chrysler 300: fluid on floor boad, gurgling sounds, bars leak, liquid source
bars leak, liquid source, chrysler 300: Hi Sandy, No other liquid source in the cabin that I can think of other than rain water. That can also get in if the drain holes associated with the air intake, outside in front of the windshield, are blocked by leaves/debris. There is a cowl screen panel...

Chrysler Repair: '01 T & C 3.8L: HVAC Blower and radio failed, fuse box, control sort
fuse box, control sort, voltage levels: Hi Clay, The ATC unit has a blower module instead of a resistor block but it is located in the same position on the side of the HVAC housing. You will see it hy dropping down the glove box (gently squeeze on the upper sides of the box so it clear the tabs...

Chrysler Repair: '01 T& C LXI: Power Sliding Door Problem, dodge grand caravan, postal mail
dodge grand caravan, postal mail, grand caravan: Hi Paul, The power to operate the door is supplied by fuse 31 (40A) to the door s control module on a white/red wire at pin 5 of the blue plug. The power to the pillar switch is from fuse 11 (20A) on a gray/pink wire. The motor is powered by the control module...

Chrysler Repair: 03 Neon: Transmission Trouble Codes, solenoid pack, solenoid switch
solenoid pack, solenoid switch, clutch control: Hi Dave, The 0700 is a flag that other transmission fault codes have been logged in the memory of the transmission controller. The other codes are all specific to the transmission. The 0732 abd 0733 say that there is slippage in 2nd and 3rd gear. 0740...

Chrysler Repair: '04 Chrysler T & C runs rough: code 0300, emission control system, cylinder misfire
emission control system, cylinder misfire, private option: Hi Rod, I didn t get your email address (it was filtered out) because you didn t click on the private option. So try it again. Thanks Keep checking for fault codes in the meantime. Ideally the computer will pick up a specific cause. There are about 8 pages...

Chrysler Repair: 04 Sebring Sedan: Lower Control Arm Bushing, private option, max ed
private option, max ed, follow ups: Hi Jason, There are two bushings in-board on the lower control arm, a front and a rear. But to change the bushings you need to remove the control arm which is a 13-step process. Then you need one special tool to press out and press in the bushing and that...

Chrysler Repair: '04 Sebring Sedan: power windows don't work, door hinge, power mirror
door hinge, power mirror, ground wires: Hi Allen, If you indeed have power on the tan wire at pin 1 of the master, and yet nothing works, then the suspect wire would be the black ground wire on pin 10 of the master that goes through the same harness pathway as the rest of the window wires, via...

Chrysler Repair: '04 Sebring Stalling, 4 digit numbers, autoparts store
4 digit numbers, autoparts store, oxygen sensor: Hi Brad, If the exhaust leak were before the catalytic converter or the converter itself it could cause a false reading of the downstream heated oxygen sensor which would modify the mixture, etc., etc. So that would be worth sealing up. Try the ignition...

Chrysler Repair: '06 Sebring Convert.: driver power window, private option, side switch
private option, side switch, circuit breaker: Hi Brian, By fuse 19 do you mean the circuit breaker #2 located next to fuse 14? Did you try to reset the circuit breaker? If so, and it still won t operate the driver window then it may be the switch. You have to remove the door trim panel to get to the...

Chrysler Repair: 06' T&C Limited 3.8L Miss when cold, oil filler cap, throttle position sensor
oil filler cap, throttle position sensor, fuel air mixture: Hi Rennie, Because it is temperature-dependent, apparently, which suggests an improper fuel/air mixture, I would check to see how the coolant temp sensor is reading when cold (it should be around 7-13,000 ohms) and then drop down to around 700-1000 ohms when...

Chrysler Repair: '07 pt cruiser: transmission code 0750, solenoid pack, private option
solenoid pack, private option, transmission code: Hi Michael, That 0750 code means there is a problem with the low/reverse solenoid circuit. It could either be the wiring or the solenoid itself. Chances are it it the solenoid and you would need to replace the solenoid/pressure switch pack if that were the...

Chrysler Repair: 1990 Imperial (3.3 l) keeps blowing the #16 20 amp fuse, amp fuse, air strut
amp fuse, air strut, air struts: Do you mean that unplugging the cluster caused the reading to rise? If so, then that is your problem. You could look over the circuit board and see if you can find any electrolytic capacitors (small black cylinders) that show signs of leaking fluid onto the...

Chrysler Repair: 1990 Imperial: Fuse 16 shorted out, fuse box, ground trace
fuse box, ground trace, digital dash: Hi Bob, If you have removed everything, then what remains is to follow the two pink wires from the cold side of the #16 fuse. You may have to demount the fuse box to get to the back side. One goes to the body computer, the other to a splice that contains...

Chrysler Repair: 1995 Chrysler LHS: replacement pcm, 1995 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
1995 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, discrepency: The verification procedure when modules are replaced evolved over time. I don t happen to have the powertrain diagnostic manual for a 95 3.5L engine, but the book for the 3.0L engine doesn t show their to be an incompatibility with their being a discrepency...

Chrysler Repair: 1995 New Yorker runs bad and gas smell, diagnostic capability, o2 sensors
diagnostic capability, o2 sensors, fuel rail: Hi Gary, Take advantage of the self-diagnostic capability, using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the check engine light, which remains on , to see it begin to flash, pause, flash,...

Chrysler Repair: 1997 chrysler town & country, throttle position sensor, transmission control module
throttle position sensor, transmission control module, tps code: P-0122 THROTTLE POSITION SENSOR VOLTAGE LOW POSSIBLE CAUSES TPS 5-VOLT SUPPLY CIRCUIT OPEN TPS SIGNAL CIRCUIT SHORT TO GROUND TPS SIGNAL CIRCUIT SHORT TO SENSOR GROUND CIRCUIT TPS WIRING HARNESS INTERMITTENT DEFECT TPS WIRING HARNESS OBSERVABLE DEFECT...

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Chrysler T&C anti theft problems, little fishy, fakeout
little fishy, fakeout, experance: Hi Wally, Disarming the system can be done from either door lock using a key (try lock/unlock, and try the passenger door too) of by a key fob if you have one. If it is refusing to disarm there are a couple of choices: Check out the wiring from the door...

Chrysler Repair: 1998 sebring jx convertible:no start/fuse blows, roland roland, fuse blows
roland roland, fuse blows, fuse box: Hi Carl, While inferring what is shorting based upon a plug with 40 pins (22 wires) is imprecise, the more likely items are: generator field coil/oxygen sensor upstream/egr. The other items are sensors or have a coil in series (fuel injector driver/ignition...

Chrysler Repair: 2.5 V-6 engine stalls when slowing to a stop, air control valve, wd 40
air control valve, wd 40, egr valves: Hi Ron, Here is the first answer: That egr is a very likely cause of the failure to idle, stall when slowing down. The chances are it it sticking slightly ajar which leans out the mixture. There is a good chance you can free up its action and avoid having...

Chrysler Repair: 2.5L V-6: Has spark/fuel but no start, exhaust gas recirculation valve, 4 digit numbers
exhaust gas recirculation valve, 4 digit numbers, exhaust gas recirculation: Hi Tim, Try for fault codes using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the odometer window to see the mileage reading change to show 4-digit numbers preceded by a P. Let me know what you...

Chrysler Repair: 2.7 timing chain problems, valve damage, 2001 dodge stratus
valve damage, 2001 dodge stratus, dodge stratus: Hi Jerry, Yes, there is a possibility of valve damage, unfortunately because this engine requires that the valves be out of the way when the pistons reach the top of their stroke. One way to check would be to correct the issue with the tensioner and then...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Chrysler LHS, radiator fan, 2000 chrysler lhs
radiator fan, 2000 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs: P1490-LOW SPEED FAN CONTROL RELAY CIRCUIT POSSIBLE CAUSES RADIATOR FAN CTRL RLY CIRCUIT WIRE HARN INTERMITTENT PROBLEM RADIATOR FAN CTRL RLY CIRCUIT WIRE HARN OBSERVABLE PROBLEM FUSED IGNITION SWITCH OUTPUT CIRCUIT OPEN RADIATOR FAN RELAY CONTROL CIRCUIT...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Chrysler LHS Steering Clunk, chrysler lhs, 2000 chrysler lhs
chrysler lhs, 2000 chrysler lhs, cv joint: Hi Joe, I would look at the cv-joint at the outer end of the drive shaft to see if its boot is torn or other sign of damage. Check the lug nuts on the wheel. Look at the ball joint for signs of damage. Check bolts on the crossmember, amd finally check the...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 Dodge Caravan Sport, blower motor resistor, dodge caravan
blower motor resistor, dodge caravan, caravan sport: REAR BLOWER RESISTOR BLOCK DESCRIPTION The blower motor resistor has multiple resistor wires, each of which will change the resistance in the blower motor ground path to change the blower motor speed. The blower motor switch directs the ground path through...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Dodge caravan wont start: 'engine' fuse blows, dodge caravan, fuse box
dodge caravan, fuse box, gearshift lever: Hi Sandra, Do you mean the second fuse (of 18 fuses/sockets) counting from the rear of the box? That is what I have seen called the engine 20 amp fuse. If that is the fuse then I suspect that what may have happened is that one of the several different...

Chrysler Repair: 2000 neon hard to start/stumbles intermittently, neon 2, noise suppression
neon 2, noise suppression, primary coil: Hi James, With no codes it is difficult to think of anything other than what you have done/identified/conjectured. You might want to verify that the noise suppression capacitor located near the coil pack (single dark green/orange wire coming from a splice...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 Chrysler sebring drive shaft repairs, coupe body style, steering knuckles
coupe body style, steering knuckles, chrysler sebring: Hi Conrad, Please explain further where in the process your currently are at, and what is the reason for removing the drive shafts (which is the name for the axles ). Have you started to take off the steering knuckles, or nothing done so far? Also, this...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 grand caravan, grand caravan sport, open transmission
grand caravan sport, open transmission, grand caravan: P1768-RELAY OUTPUT ALWAYS OFF POSSIBLE CAUSES INTERMITTENT WIRING AND CONNECTORS FUSED B+ CIRCUIT OPEN TRANSMISSION CONTROL RELAY OUTPUT CIRCUIT OPEN TRANSMISSION RELAY CONTROL CIRCUIT OPEN TRANSMISSION CONTROL RELAY GROUND CIRCUIT OPEN TRANSMISSION...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 3.0 Sebring code p0441 and stalling, vacuum lines, carbon canister
vacuum lines, carbon canister, code p0441: Hi Colby, The code is specifically with regard to the evaporative collection system s purge control solenoid. It could be stuck open/stuck closed or one of the vacuum lines between it and the intake manifold or the carbon canister-fuel tank have a leak. So...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 Dodge Neon: rough idle, dodge neon, computer settings
dodge neon, computer settings, steering wheel: Hi Lawrence, I find it hard to believe that there would be no trouble codes stored in the memory of the pcm. Try the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the odometer window to see the mileage...

Chrysler Repair: 2002 t/c air conditioner compressor rattle noise, air conditioner compressor, noise question
air conditioner compressor, noise question, cold weather: Hi Tom, The compressor won t work on feet or vents unless you also have asked for a/c by pushing the button for that. It is only on defrost that the compressor is called into play no matter whether you have asked for heat, and of course it will be on when...

Chrysler Repair: '02 T&C: A/C problem; BCM or ECM the cause?, 4 digit numbers, volt ohm meter
4 digit numbers, volt ohm meter, postal mail: Hi Alf, None of those codes suggest a problem with the bcm or pcm. The 1684 simply means that the battery was disconnected from the system recently. The 645 says there is either a short circuit or open circuit in the ac clutch relay control circuit, which...

Chrysler Repair: 2004 Chrysler T & C runs rough, cheysler, chrysler town
cheysler, chrysler town, miss fire: ok listen that was not may van I did not do any of those tests I have not seen or put my hand on this van its not mine. I cant answer what was resolved or what this person did if there is not a response from the cust then there is nothing I can do....

Chrysler Repair: 2004 PT Cruiser, camshaft position sensor, ground tone
camshaft position sensor, ground tone, tone wheel: POSSIBLE CAUSES GOOD TRIP EQUAL TO ZERO WIRING HARNESS INSPECTION (K7) 5 VOLT SUPPLY CIRCUIT OPEN OR SHORTED TO GROUND TONE WHEEL/PULSE RING INSPECTION CHECKING CKP SIGNAL WITH THE DRBIIIt LAB CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR (K44) CMP SIGNAL CIRCUIT OPEN ...

Chrysler Repair: 2005 Chrysler 300 dies unexpectedly, 2005 chrysler 300, fuse box
2005 chrysler 300, fuse box, chrysler dealership: Hi Eric, Can you describe the position of the black type fuse in the fuse box or any label/# associated with it so that I might check on whether it would have been involved with the problem or just coincidental? I don t believe that the transponder/key/pcm...

Chrysler Repair: 2005 Grand Caravan Power sliding door, 2005 grand caravan, grand caravan sxt
2005 grand caravan, grand caravan sxt, power doors: Hi Bill, I do have the wiring diagrams and aside from the fuse don t see any obvious other component to check. There are trouble codes for the sliding power doors so if you can get the name/number of the code that would help to focus the search for the actual...

Chrysler Repair: 300M limp-in mode problem, solenoid pack, solenoid switch
solenoid pack, solenoid switch, dealer maintenance: with out seeing the codes myself or seeing pressure readings and or sensors readings at the time of the issue I can not give any sorta of advise if this will correctly fix your issue. The second part there is also no way for any one to tell u when something...

Chrysler Repair: '88 New Yorker atc codes: 14, 17, 24, solenoid pack, chrysler new yorker
solenoid pack, chrysler new yorker, pressure switch: Hi Wayne, I believe that you have a 14, 17, and 24 code (there are no single-digit codes, thus the 24). The code 17 says there is an internal failure of the electronic transaxle control module. The code 14 says that the electronic transaxle relay is always...

Chrysler Repair: '89 2.5L turbo 4 cyl: code 13, 15, 54, camshaft position sensor, vehicle speed sensor
camshaft position sensor, vehicle speed sensor, dodge spirit: Yes, turbo engines may not have the egr unless it was first sold in California (which is an unknown, no doubt). So the best thing to do is to look for it! Now that I know it is a turbo, the location of an egr would be at the driver s side corner of the backside...

Chrysler Repair: 94 LHS Body control module removal, perforated lines, kick pad
perforated lines, kick pad, body control module: Hi Toby, I haven t done this myself so can t give you any further suggestions. I wonder whether you can get to the plugs, or remove the plugs where it stands now. Also, are you certain that you want to start on this troubleshoot at the bcm because of the...

Chrysler Repair: '95 Concorde: heat/cooling system, automatic temperature control, chrysler concord
automatic temperature control, chrysler concord, coolant water: Hi Steve, Do you have the conventional type heater/ac control panel or is it digital with automatic temperature control? By doesn t want to turn off do you mean the blower motor itself will run regardless of the speed setting, or do you mean that the temperature...

Chrysler Repair: 95 Sebring lxi timing slip, chrysler sebring, postal mail
chrysler sebring, postal mail, copy manuals: Hi Teri, Maybe the timing belt issue is not what is causing the no start . Try turning the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the check engine light, which remains on , to begin to flash,...

Chrysler Repair: 95 spirit overheating. fan does not come on when it should, coolant temp, dodge spirit
coolant temp, dodge spirit, head gasket: Hi Eric, It would appear that there is an issue with the coolant temp sensor not putting out a resistance reading that causes the fan to be activated. It should be in the range of 700-1000 ohms at notmal operating temp (200F) so check that. Then see what...

Chrysler Repair: 96 Sebring convert. 2.5 jxi: code 24, 42, throttle position sensor, volt supply
throttle position sensor, volt supply, temperature dependence: Hi John, None of the codes are simplu or directly related to the temperature-dependence of the problem, but it may be an issue that is exacerbated by warming up to operating temperature. The 12 and 55 are not relevant unless the battery has not been disconnected...

Chrysler Repair: 96 LHS: Gauges not working, codes 1695, 1698, driveability problem, communication bus
driveability problem, communication bus, wire connections: The anti-theft system does also involve the need for communication between the bcm and the pcm via the digital data bus. But if you could by-pass the problem by unlocking the doors with the key then it might have been coincidental. Only time will tell if there...

Chrysler Repair: '96 Neon: no spark/2.0 SOHC, cam sensor, spark 2
cam sensor, spark 2, coil pack: You might want to be sure that you are indeed getting the pulsing on the cam sensor as I described because if half the pulses were missing that would explain why you are only getting pulsing on one coil driver wire. If you are getting the pulsing on the cam...

Chrysler Repair: '96 Sebring 2.5 V6: codes 0715/0731/0300, shaft speed, freeze data
shaft speed, freeze data, input shaft: HI DD, The 0715 and 0731 are consistent with their being an inaccurate input speed sensor on the trans. So find it to be located about midway up on the side of the trans that faces the front of the vehicle, near the bell housing. It has a plug with a lift...

Chrysler Repair: 96 Town & Country/ Won't Start, diog, auto shutdown relay
diog, auto shutdown relay, fuel rail: that is why u should have some one come over that knows how to test this sorta stuff I can not give u an direction on what to do because u dont have the tools needed inorder to test items out or U would have done it already buy a service manual it can...

Chrysler Repair: '96 town and country: limp-in mode, output speed, speed sensor
output speed, speed sensor, autozone: Hi Shane, It may juat be the output speed sensor is failing which cause the trans to default to second gear, called limp-in mode . I would suggest that you get a fault code readout, often for free and a nationwide parts store such as Autozone, and see what...

Chrysler Repair: '97 2.0L non-turbo: no start, exhaust gas recirculation valve, crank sensor
exhaust gas recirculation valve, crank sensor, exhaust gas recirculation: Hi Michael, That is possible, and can be checked: with the crank sprocket set at 1/2 BTDC you should find the cam sproket aligned eith the mark on the rear cover. Because of the work involved in removing the lower cover you might want to simply remove the...

Chrysler Repair: '97 2.5L V-6: multiple cylinder misfire, crank shaft position sensor, emission control system
crank shaft position sensor, emission control system, shaft position: Hi Joe, If the only codes relate to multiple cylinder misfires then there are a number of possible causes which each can be checked out (see below). However there is one possible specific cause that resulted in a Technical Service Bulletin for this engine...

Chrysler Repair: 97 Chysler Sebring will not start, crankshaft position sensor, mechanical function
crankshaft position sensor, mechanical function, chysler: Hi Joel, It may be a problem with the pressure regulator not maintaining fuel in the fuel rail by allowing the in-pumped gas to return directly to the pump instead of building up and maintaining the pressure to around 50 psi, based upon your observation....

Chrysler Repair: '97 Stratus: no power at data link port, solenoid pack, fuse box
solenoid pack, fuse box, pink wire: Hi Mike, I don t think the tps has anything to do with limp mode. I am not clear as to which solenoid you replaced in the transmission. The codes could be due to a problem with the solenoid/pressure switch pack as I read them. Have you thought of doing that?...

Chrysler Repair: '98 3.3 V-6: no start, code 66, wd 40, grand caravan
wd 40, grand caravan, internal spring: Hi Jeremy, If you truly have a 66, that does mean that the digital data bus signal from either the transmission or the body computer is not being detected at the engine computer. But tell me, did you also get the code 55? Did you run the key test more than...

Chrysler Repair: '99 Chrysler 300m not starting: no codes, compression stroke, 1999 chrysler 300m
compression stroke, 1999 chrysler 300m, noise suppression: Fuse 6 does have what appears to be letters on each pin for reasons I don t understand. In any case it appears to be for the lighter, not ign/batt. Maybe there are two separate sockets, but the wiring diagrams show this 15 amp fuse is for the lighter. On...

Chrysler Repair: 99 Chrysler LHS A/C Squealing, 99 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
99 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, radiator fans: Hi Tyna, Did the replacement compressor come with the clutch assembly? If so, then replacing the unit under warranty seems reasonable. The clutch assembly and its bearing can be removed from the compressor and replaced separately if necessary. I can either...

Chrysler Repair: 99 cirrus: trans slips, multiple codes, intake air temp, chrysler cirrus
intake air temp, chrysler cirrus, coolant temp: Hi Kimberly, It is good to get the fluid at the correct level. I would not think overfill would damage the trans unless extreme and for a long time. It might cause foaming which could cause a code. So do get it to the right level and see if that changes...

Chrysler Repair: '99 LHS 3.5 Liter: Overheating, piston heads, pressure vacuum
piston heads, pressure vacuum, temp gauge: Hi Bill, The fans appear to be cycling at about the correct temps (a few degrees on either side of 230F). I don t believe there is anything wrong with running at half scale (228) routinely, or at 3/4 temporarily. I can t see any harm to the gaskets at 230....

Chrysler Repair: 99 LHS: A/C Compressor, compressor clutch, oil mixture
compressor clutch, oil mixture, oil capacity: Hi Marvin, Was the recharge done at a competent AC shop? Are you sure you aren t low or high on refrigerant? The capacity of the system is 28 oz. When you say the a/c clutch stopped after seeming restricted does it seem like the clutch is weak or just laboring...

Chrysler Repair: '99 T '99 T&C: HVAC lights blinking , proper calibration, calibration procedure
proper calibration, calibration procedure, self calibration: Hi Lance, It may well be that in the course of disconnecting/connecting the battery to do the transmission work that the HVAC control unit began a process of self-calibration. The first thing to try is simply depressing and releasing the rear wiper button....

Chrysler Repair: Axle or Wheel Bearing Issue?, lebaron gtc, chrysler lebaron
lebaron gtc, chrysler lebaron, wheel bearings: Hi Jennifer, Wheel bearings usually roar or howl even when going straight down the road. Because you say the clicking noises occur when you turn the wheel full left (or to either side) I think that you probably have a cv joint on the right side axle that...

Chrysler Repair: automatic sliding door lock: '96 minivan, sliding door lock, postal mail
sliding door lock, postal mail, private option: Hi Rob, I have the 95 and the 98 manuals and the mechanism are quite different. If you would know or could check at a dealer parts counter to see which applies to your 96 model then I could photo copy and postal mail you the pages that show the mechanism....

Chrysler Repair: BELT ISSUE!!!HELP, dodge grand caravan, grand caravan
dodge grand caravan, grand caravan, serpentine belt: NO: 07-02-99 SUBJECT: Serpentine Belt Slips Off Idler Pulley DATE: June 14, 1999 OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves replacing the bracket that the idler pulley attaches to. NOTE: THIS BULLETIN APPLIES TO VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.3L OR 3.8L ENGINE. ...

Chrysler Repair: battery, concorde lxi, amp fuse
concorde lxi, amp fuse, fog lamps: Checking ohm won t tell u anything about a battery drain Amps and mil amps is what u need to be checking for a food meter that has a 10 amp fuse and can go down to atleast 35 Mili amps. I would suggest u get a manual thy will explain to u how to do a...

Chrysler Repair: Car dying in idle, 97 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
97 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, oil light: Hi Dereck, The oil light coming on when it dies is to be expected. Have you tried for fault codes using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time? Then watch the check engine light, which remains on ,...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler Pacifica timing belt, chrysler pacifica, private option
chrysler pacifica, private option, allexperts: Hi Steven, The 3.5L engine has a belt, the 3.8L has a timing chain. There are no special tools but you do have to raise the front end to remove some close parts but no special tools are listed. The procedure is detailed however. I can copy the dozen or so...

Chrysler Repair: Chyrsler LHS guages and atc not working., illumination lights, 1994 chrysler lhs
illumination lights, 1994 chrysler lhs, remote keyless entry: As far as I know there is only the mounting screw and the pushpin fastener. There are several (3) plugs on the the top and the harnesses for those might be preventing the drop down, but try maneuvering it back and forth, etc. I assume you cut the cloth sufficiently...

Chrysler Repair: Cluster light, chrysler sebring, orange wire
chrysler sebring, orange wire, radio light: As I explained in my first answer, the wiring diagrams show 6 illumination bulbs that are all in parallel and dimmable. If only part of the cluster illumination is out, then the bulbs for that area must be out. I assume the speedo also dimmed when you changed...

Chrysler Repair: Code 1775, solenoid pack, transmission control unit
solenoid pack, transmission control unit, solenoid switch: Hi David, The 0700 codes just point to the presence of other specific code(s) like the 1775. That 1775 that the solenoid switch valve is latched in the torque converter lock up position. You might have noticed the engine stalling when slowing down to very...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant Cap: Chrysler 300 2006, coolant tank, chrysler 300
coolant tank, chrysler 300, max level: Hi Mercedes, The filler cap should come off the top of the coolant bottle, but because it is plastic you would not want to use too much torque and break the plastic bottle or the cap. Try rocking the cap back and forth to loosen up any binding. Once you have...

Chrysler Repair: a/c evaparotor cooler, radiator replacement, radiator shop
radiator replacement, radiator shop, radiator repair: Hi Earl, I would go to an A/C shop and request that they use their leak detector to locate the point where the system is leaking. If it is the evaporator/cooler which is located in the cabin and is part of the HVAC housing then that is a large undertaking...

Chrysler Repair: Disarming Alarm: '99 Chrysler LHS, 99 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs
99 chrysler lhs, chrysler lhs, ohm resistors: Hi Gordon, The theft alarm disarming normally occurs when you unlock either front door using the door key or by the remote keyless entry. Have you tried to lock/unlock the passenger door using the key? Does the car have the secure key immobilizer system...

Chrysler Repair: Door check strap: '01 Sebring Convert., manual roland, postal mail
manual roland, postal mail, sebring convertible: Hi Dan, You have to remove the trim panel on the inside of the door and the plastic sheet that is behind it to get to the bolts that hold the check strap to the front edge of the door. Then you remove the bolts that hold the other end of the check strap to...

Chrysler Repair: dodge 2.7 tensioner, private option, chain tensioner
private option, chain tensioner, allexperts: I don t know of anything other than what is shown in the Chrysler manual. The manual says: Ensure the tensioner is properly reset, The tensioner body must bottom against the top edge of special tool 8186. Failure to properly perform resetting procedure may...

Chrysler Repair: '04 Sebring Sedan: power windows don't work, ground wire
Chrysler Repair: '04 Sebring Sedan: power windows don't work, ground wire

Chrysler Repair: 2002 town & country BCM or ECM
Chrysler Repair: 2002 town & country BCM or ECM

Chrysler Repair: '95 Concorde: heat/cooling system, fuses, radiator
Chrysler Repair: '95 Concorde: heat/cooling system, fuses, radiator, control panel

Chrysler Repair: 96 LHS: Gauges not working, codes 1695, 1698, orange stripe, hidden location
Chrysler Repair: 96 LHS: Gauges not working, codes 1695, 1698, orange stripe, hidden location, momentary switch

Chrysler Repair: dodge 2.7 tensioner, pulley bolt, crank pulley
Chrysler Repair: dodge 2.7 tensioner, pulley bolt, crank pulley, cam sprockets

Chrysler Repair: input speed sensor 96 jxi conv 2.5, sensor
Chrysler Repair: input speed sensor 96 jxi conv 2.5, sensor

Chrysler Repair: hot floor boards/overheating: '01 300M, radiator overflow tank, upper radiator hose
radiator overflow tank, upper radiator hose, temp gauge: Hi Vicki, I have a couple of ideas. First have you tried changine the thermostat in the engine? That might be sticking partially ajar instead of opening all the way. Another possibility is that the temp gauge is not reading accurately. Does the radiator itself...

Chrysler Repair: ignition barrel, engine cranks, chrysler dealership
engine cranks, chrysler dealership, private option: Hi Mark, The yellow wire on the ignition switch s pin 4 should not have 12v on it until you move the key to the start position. Some how that wire is getting 12v in the run position and even it appears in the off position of the key. Pull the plug and...

Chrysler Repair: input speed sensor 96 jxi conv 2.5, input shaft, torque converter
input shaft, torque converter, speed sensor: Hi Mike, The input speed sensor is on the same level as the output sensor, only it is positioned to the front of the transmission (near the bell-housing where it senses the rotation of the input shaft which is driven by the torque converter) so if you look...

Chrysler Repair: '02 minivan: fuse 23 blows, switch shorted?, infinite resistance, ebay
infinite resistance, ebay, electrical socket: Hi Mark, I am pleased that the fuse no longer blows. Now it appears there is still an issue with either the lock cylinder, the housing in which it mounts or the actuator that connect the cylinder to the ignition switch. Clearly the key position and the switch...

Chrysler Repair: '02 minivan diesel 2.5L: fuse 23, grand voyager, starter motor
grand voyager, starter motor, turbo diesel: Hi Mark, That 23 fuse powers two sections of the ignition switch which one part draws upon it in the run position and both parts in the start position. Did you happen to notice if it blows just by turning it to run, or do you have to go to start before...

Chrysler Repair: leaking 97 sebring convert, radio chassis, rubber flap
radio chassis, rubber flap, water intrusion: Is the radio making noises even when you have a CD or tape as the sound source? If not, then perhaps the antenna plug is loose or corroded at the rear of the radio where it plugs in. If it is noisy on all sound sources then it could be water intrusion in the...

Chrysler Repair: Is my motor blown?, strange noise, engine compartment
strange noise, engine compartment, digit number: Hi Lakendra, Just because the engine stopped running doesn t mean the engine was damaged. First, which size engine (L) do you have? Second did you hear any strange noise as the car was slowing down, coming from the engine compartment? How many miles do you...

Chrysler Repair: Need help for power distribution center in a Cirrus, paypal account, postal mail
paypal account, postal mail, compressor clutch: Hi Hector, The relays are: 1 not used 2 transmission control 3 fuel pump 4 wiper hi/lo 5 wiper intermittent 6 not used 7 a/c compressor clutch 8 fog lamp in the rear section of the box: 9 outboard front starter 10 inboard front asd 11 outboard...

Chrysler Repair: oil pressure sending unit on '97 2.0L, crankshaft position sensor, oil pressure sending unit
crankshaft position sensor, oil pressure sending unit, haynes book: Hi Tammy, The sender is near the crankshaft position sensor. Look diagonally above that crank sensor and to the left, closer to the exhaust manifold where the #1 cylinder exhaust port is located. You may find that due to engine wear that the even with a new...

Chrysler Repair: P0340 on chrysler 300, camshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor
camshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor, signal circuit: POSSIBLE CAUSES INTERMITTENT CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR SIGNAL INTERMITTENT CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR SIGNAL (K6) 5 VOLT SUPPLY CIRCUIT SHORTED TO GROUND (K6) 5 VOLT SUPPLY CIRCUIT OPEN (K6) 5 VOLT SUPPLY CIRCUIT SHORTED TO VOLTAGE (K44) CMP SIGNAL CIRCUIT...

Chrysler Repair: possible bad egr valve: no idle/stall slowing down, chrysler cirrus, 1998 chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus, 1998 chrysler cirrus, wd 40: Hi Ron, That is a very likely cause of the failure to idle, stall when slowing down. The chances are it it sticking slightly ajar which leans out the mixture. There is a good chance you can free up its action and avoid having to replace it. You will notice...

Chrysler Repair: Same problem as guy with code 300 on 3/04/11, head gasket leak, rocker shaft
head gasket leak, rocker shaft, combustion chamber: Hi David, I have no idea what would cause this other than a manufacturing defect. It appears that replacing the spring may solve the problem as a procedure for that is described in the manual. A Miller tool No. 8453 is required as is a spark plug hole fitting...

Chrysler Repair: programming remotes, chrysler town and country, carfacts
chrysler town and country, carfacts, department of motor vehicles: Hi April. I believe there are on-line organizations that will tell you the names of all previously registered owners. Have you tried inquiry at the dealer that sold it to you? If they can t give it to you then I just goggled carfacts and the search result...

Chrysler Repair: Rear Wiper stuck 'on': '98 minivan, wiper switches, chrysler town
wiper switches, chrysler town, hvac control: Hi Ricky, The control of the rear wiper is mediated by the body computer which senses the position of the wiper switches based upon what the circuits of the HVAC control unit tell it via a single wire that is encoded. My suspicion is though that the self-parking...

Chrysler Repair: Replacing front wheel bearing on 06 sebring, private option, sebring
private option, sebring, roland: Hi Oscar, I can copy the pages off a CD of the manual and attach them to an email. So send me a follow-up question if you want those, but select the private option, and then include your email address in the text of the question. I will get them back to...

Chrysler Repair: Radio lost AM signal when cable disconnected, antenna cable, cable plug
antenna cable, cable plug, ohmmeter: The likelihood is that the central wire in the cable plug has come unsoldered. If you have an ohmmeter or continuity tester check to see that there is a connection from the antenna rod proper to the central pin of the plug. If you find it to be open then...

Chrysler Repair: ram van 2500 '94: no start, ram van, camioneta
ram van, camioneta, tablero: ¿Se enciende el motor del cheque iluminar pero flash no? ¿O no se ilumina a todos? Si la batería se haya descargado que rápidamente, entonces usted debe tener algún tipo de cortocircuito a tierra que está sucediendo. ¿Tiene un medidor de voltios-ohmios?...

Chrysler Repair: Sebring '06: sensor on side of trans, weather seal, wire sensor
weather seal, wire sensor, output speed: Hi Kathie, That is the output speed sensor. After you lift tab on connector it will release. Unscrew, then screw in a new one to about the same torque as you would a spark plug. There is a weather seal that may not come with the replacement sensor so be...

Chrysler Repair: No Start, Code 11, 1994 chrysler lhs, camshaft sensor
1994 chrysler lhs, camshaft sensor, crankshaft sensor: Hi Danny, The 11 code is for the crankshaft sensor, not the cam sensor. It is located on the passenger side of the transmission just behind the flange that joins it to the engine, just above the transaxle housing. So try changing that one and I would believe...

Chrysler Repair: Stereo not working: '01 T & C, check fuse, negative cable
check fuse, negative cable, ground wires: Hi Jeff, The two items do share a common fuse, #14, so check to see if that one is OK. Other than that, check fuse 5 that also powers the radio. That one also power the cigar lighter and it might have gotten a coin or paper clip in the socket and blown that...

Chrysler Repair: back seat removal, sebring chrysler, seat removal
sebring chrysler, seat removal, wire loops: Hi Philip, I only have the 06 manual but unless things changed by 10 it should apply. There are a couple latches in the floor board to which there are wire loops on the under side of the base cushion attach. Each is a bit outboard of the middle of each...

Chrysler Repair: slow to shift, chrysler sebring, internal pressures
chrysler sebring, internal pressures, electrical shop: Hi Elias, I am unable to come up with any symptom-based diagnosis because these electronic transaxles are all keyed to their being a recognizable fault seen by the controller and coded into the memory. It sounds like the unit, when it won t shift at all,...

Chrysler Repair: no start: '98 Cirrus, valve cover gasket, chrysler cirrus
valve cover gasket, chrysler cirrus, 4 digit numbers: Hi Tony, Sorry for the delay but I just found your question in the pool where it had been referred by Kevin. Have you tried for fault code readout using the ignition key: on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time? Then...

Chrysler Repair: starting problem in 1999 grand caravan., dodge grand caravan, exhaust gas recirculation valve
dodge grand caravan, exhaust gas recirculation valve, nigeria west africa: Hi Victor, The valve is at the rear of the engine, hidden underneath the throttle body. It has a pipe coming to it from the rear exhaust manifold, and it is bolted in a place that allows it to send some of that exhaust gas into the intake manifold, very near...

Chrysler Repair: starting problems: 2.5L V-6, screwdriver blade, penetrating lubricant
screwdriver blade, penetrating lubricant, egr valve: Hi Kevin, I doubt it is the sensors for lack of codes. I would suggest that the egr be checked. The first thing I would do is check the mechanical function of the egr valve which is located along a pipe that runs from the left exhaust manifold (on the side...

Chrysler Repair: T&C LIMITED: POWER DOOR LOCKS , power door locks, postal mail
power door locks, postal mail, upholstery shop: Hi Richard, The fact that the locks are responding suggests that the wiring is fine. Probably either the lock motors are weak or the mechanism they have to drive needs lubrication. You can get to each by removing the interior trim panels and then remove them...

Chrysler Repair: thermostat location: 2.7L, radiator hose, japan design
radiator hose, japan design, dipstick tube: Hi Tim, No on that engine it is at the lower left side of the engine block at the front edge. The thermostat housing has the lower radiator hose and a heater hose nipple. You will need to remove the accesory drive belt, then lift the front of the vehicle...

Chrysler Repair: wipers don't work: '97 T &C, socket pins, fuse box
socket pins, fuse box, conutry: Hi James, I doubt it is the bcm. More likely it is a wiring or relay problem. The white/green wire is from a switch in the wiper unit that closes at the park position momentarily and then re-opens when the blades move away from park. There is a wiper on...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Chrysler minivan 3.3L: ASD relay unstable/no start, chrysler minivan, oxygen sensors
chrysler minivan, oxygen sensors, broken wires: Hi Edward, It sounds like either a short that is dragging down the voltage so far as to cause the ASD actuation coil to only oscillate the points rather than keep them closed, or a loose connection of the battery cable + wire clamp/ - wire clamp, or - wire...

Chrysler Repair: '00 Sebring JXi Conv Runs poorly - Stumbles under acceleration, crank sensor, cam sensor
crank sensor, cam sensor, timing components: Hi Mike, I assume that the codes are 0320 and 0340 correct? Any others? Let me think about it, but let me know if there are any other codes, in the meantime. Send me a follow-up if there are others. You can do the ignition key routine to get the codes on...

Chrysler Repair: '01 T&C: no reverse gear, dipstick tube, oil dipstick
dipstick tube, oil dipstick, transmission control module: Don t authorize any repair of the transmission until you are told the fault code numbers and names and I have a chance to check those out to see what they suggest as the possible repair. Let me know and I will get back to you promptly with my thoughts on what...

Chrysler Repair: 02 Chrysler Neon with major electrical problems, chrysler neon, power locks
chrysler neon, power locks, lock cylinder: It sounds like you have a malfunctioning aftermarket (NON MOPAR) security system. You can do one of two things, either totally remove the system from the car or contact the company that manufactures the system for advise. As far as not being able to get into...

Chrysler Repair: 06 sebring seat belt, side seat, seat belt
side seat, seat belt, sebring: The only thing that I can advise you to try would be to grasp the seat belt and sharply pull it outward then release your grip. Try this a few times it may release the lock mechanism. If it doesn t work then you ll have no choice than to replace the belt assembly...

Chrysler Repair: '06 sebring seatbelt retractor, private option, convertible model
private option, convertible model, side seat: Hi Alex, The most recent manual I have is for the 05 model year. I assume that you have a domestic convertible model, correct? It appears that there is an electrically powered seat belt retractor but interestingly I don t find it on the wiring diagrams....

Chrysler Repair: 06' T&C Limited 3.8, o2 sensors, mileage vehicles
o2 sensors, mileage vehicles, chrysler vehicles: I would recommend you use the MOPAR sensors. Although Bosch does manufacture a majority of the O2 sensors in use, the sensors available through the aftermarket are calibrated generically and not a direct replacement sensor for any vehicle. And yes, a faulty...

Chrysler Repair: 06' Town & Country Limited 3.8L, ngk iridium plugs, champion plugs
ngk iridium plugs, champion plugs, fuel mileage: IMHO, the actual fuel mileage increase is never enough to offset the cost of plugs. The engine and fuel systems are designed to work with Champion plugs. We have had a few cases where the plugs have been replaced other brands or types and the customers have...

Chrysler Repair: 1996 Chrysler surges, camshaft position sensor, intake manifold gasket
camshaft position sensor, intake manifold gasket, o2 sensors: Yes, the timing will float a bit at idle. I ve never gotten an answer as to why other than its trying to keep emission output low. In your case, I would focus on the O2 sensors. If either of the upstream sensors is failing or operating slow the engine will...

Chrysler Repair: 1996 Crysler Town and Country No spark, spark coils, glow lamp
spark coils, glow lamp, neon glow: This question gives me the feeling of jumping onto a raft as it s rushing downstream. So I ll do my best to keep my feet, so to speak. I would not condemn the PCM yet. Unless I missed something or there is more of a back story, these are my thoughts on your...

Chrysler Repair: 1996 sebring wont start, fuel pressure gauge, pint jar
fuel pressure gauge, pint jar, rubber mallet: Sorry for the delay, somehow I skipped over your message. Since you suspect the fuel pump is not operating correctly you should check the fuel system. You may have nothing more than an obstructed fuel filter or perhaps failing fuel pump. If you have access...

Chrysler Repair: 1998 Cirrus not starting, 4 digit numbers, light pause
4 digit numbers, light pause, orange wire: But what about the resistances of the coil windings? Do you show the presence of 12v on the pin 1 (dark green/orange) wire of the 2-pin plug at the distributor when you are cranking it over? Those are necessary conditions, assuming that you don t see any fault...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 300m 3.5 liter no voltage to ignition coils, spark coils, orange wire
spark coils, orange wire, ignition coils: Hi Alan, If you have output on the dark green/orange wire at the alternator when you are cranking it, that would show that the ASD is closing. The same wire also feeds to fuse S in the power box which then feed the spark coils and the 2 capacitor that surpress...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 Chrysler Concorde, 1999 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde
1999 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde, oxygen sensors: Symptom List: P0171-1/1 FUEL SYSTEM LEAN P0174-2/1 FUEL SYSTEM LEAN Test Note: All symptoms listed above are diagnosed using the same tests. The title for the tests will be P0171-1/1 FUEL SYSTEM LEAN. When Monitored and Set Condition: P0171-1/1 FUEL...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 Cirrus Engine Miss Problem: code 0300., 1999 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus
1999 chrysler cirrus, chrysler cirrus, emission control system: Hi Brian I would start by testing the coolant temp sensor located near the thermostat housing at the base of the place where you add coolant to the system. It should read 9-11K ohms when the engine is cold, and then drop as the engine warms up to about 600-800...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 Dodge Intrepid, 1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid
1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid, oil leak: I personally haven t come across this. But if oil is leaking so badly that it actually get into the starter it can wreak havoc in not only the starter but the wiring as well. Check the wires to it to make sure they are OK and not swollen. I d also check the...

Chrysler Repair: 1999 Dodge Intrepid: starter failing due to oil leak?, valve cover gasket, 1999 dodge intrepid
valve cover gasket, 1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid: Hi Kelly, I suppose it could be either a rear crankshaft oil seal or the torque converter of the transmission part which attaches to the rear of engine which are (one or the other). Do you see engine oil or pinkish transmission fluid under the car where...

Chrysler Repair: 2.5L '97 Sebring Convt: poor idle when in AC, 4 digit numbers, indicator work
4 digit numbers, indicator work, compressor clutch: If the code for the misfire is gone, then what I suggested to do is the next step. You can erase stale codes by disconnecting the battery. But that does cause a 1684 code you can ignore. The cluster may be a problem with a cold solder joint between one...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 Chrysler T & C engine control light, chrysler minivan, correct diagnosis
chrysler minivan, correct diagnosis, error approach: The code P1684 is only an indicator that the computers memory has been cleared. There are no diagnostics for it. If the CHECK ENGINE light is always on and there are no other codes it is possible that there is an internal problem with the computer. I can...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 chrysler 300 running hot:head gasket leak?, head gasket leak, head bolts
head gasket leak, head bolts, classical test: Hi Norma, Thanks for the update. I believe that repairing the gasket will do the job but I would hope that the dealer shop will assure that it is the only remaining explanation so that you don t later find the issue is with the block. The block is not just...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 chrysler sebring 2dr coupe lxi 3.0L, negative battery cable, chrysler sebring
negative battery cable, chrysler sebring, starter solenoid: Hi Steven, Unfortunately the closest manual that I have for the coupe is a 2000 model year and that one shows only the procedure for changing out the starter on the 2.5L V-6 engine. However it does show that the front exhaust pipe on that engine should be...

Chrysler Repair: 2001 PT Cruiser stall problem, sharp turn, throttle body
sharp turn, throttle body, pt cruiser: Without knowing what the actual code was I couldn t say if the the two are related. I d lean more to think that you may have a throttle body issue here. I recommend you clean it out. Either by spraying throttle body cleaner into it as the engine is running...

Chrysler Repair: 2004 300M Won't start/ starter motor won't turn, starter motor, oil light
starter motor, oil light, digit number: It may well be that your theft system was not disarmed as after 6 tries is will no longer allow the starter to crank. Try to lock the passenger door with the door key so as to simulate a normal arming, then wait for a minute, then unlock the door, using the...

Chrysler Repair: 2004 Chrysler Sebring limp mode, 2004 chrysler sebring, chrysler sebring
2004 chrysler sebring, chrysler sebring, ground tone: P0344-CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR INTERMITTENT POSSIBLE CAUSES GOOD TRIP EQUAL TO ZERO WIRING HARNESS INSPECTION (K6) 5 VOLT SUPPLY CIRCUIT OPEN OR SHORTED TO GROUND TONE WHEEL/PULSE RING INSPECTION CHECKING CKP SIGNAL WITH THE DRBIIIt LAB CAMSHAFT POSITION...

Chrysler Repair: 2004 crysler sebring 2.4L, crysler sebring, air conditioner compressor
crysler sebring, air conditioner compressor, power steering pump: How and where was the starter checked out? Was it load tested or just free wheeled? It kinda makes a difference. Most good parts houses, such as NAPA, test the starters pretty thoroughly. And they would like nothing better than to find something wrong in order...

Chrysler Repair: 2007 Chrysler Sebring Battery, 2007 chrysler sebring, last ditch effort
2007 chrysler sebring, last ditch effort, chrysler sebring: If you re charging the battery on the 2 AMP setting then it isn t a problem to let the charger run overnight, provided you re charging an at least partially discharged battery. The deeper problem is why are you needing to charge the battery on a regular basis....

Chrysler Repair: 41TE trans failure: '93 AC-body New Yorker, wheel drive car, chrysler new yorker
wheel drive car, chrysler new yorker, exit ramp: Hi John, Based on your observations, the pressure switches are in the proper configurations for the gear shift setting and operating condition. The fault codes 50 and 52 are shown to be interpreted as: speed error codes (ratio of input to output sensor wrong)...

Chrysler Repair: '89 Dodge Spirit LE Automatic Turbo 2.5L 4 cyl 113k, air control valve, cross shaft
air control valve, cross shaft, dodge spirit: Starting with the last part first, 12 and 55 will always come up when reading codes on an older vehicle. 12 indicate the start and 55 represents the end. It wouldn t be a bad idea to remove the throttle body and give it a good cleaning, pay close attention...

Chrysler Repair: '91 Imperial power antenna fuse, power antenna, chrysler imperial
power antenna, chrysler imperial, signal wire: Hi Bill, Fuse #13 powers many systems as well as the power antenna. The signal wire from the antenna to the RS amplifier is black/red and it goes through a 3-wire disconnect at the passenger side cowl panel in the cabin. The other two wires are for the antenna...

Chrysler Repair: 95 Ply Neon 2.0 eng vin-C, paypal account, neon 2
paypal account, neon 2, primary coil: I think I replied, let me look it up: Here is what I sent you on Saturday but maybe Allexperts didn t tell you about it because I can see that you hadn t read it yet: Hi Gary, The troubleshoot involves checking the following; that the 12v supply from...

Chrysler Repair: 97 Chrysler cirrus lxi, chrysler cirrus lxi, chrysler cirrus
chrysler cirrus lxi, chrysler cirrus, fuse panel: First, you car is not equipped with a factory VTSS if you have a plain metal key. It probably has an aftermarket system, which could be the root of your problems. I d have the system removed. Second,touching the battery terminals together will discharge any...

Chrysler Repair: 97 cirrus serpentine belt: adjusting, crankshaft pulley, pulley bolt
crankshaft pulley, pulley bolt, tension gauge: Hi Lindsay, I assume this is the 2.5L V-6 engine. The adjustment is via a bolt on the side of the housing that contains the shaft of the idler pulley which is the pulley between the generator and the ac compressor pulleys. You may find it easier to do this...

Chrysler Repair: '97 Dodge Neon: code 31, coolant temp, haynes book
coolant temp, haynes book, engine coolant: Hi Jen, That code means that the engine coolant temp sensor voltage is too high, which is either that the sensor has gone bad or the wiring to it has a short circuit. The sensor is located at a different position depending upon whether you have the SOHC (located...

Chrysler Repair: 97 ford expedition, 4 digit numbers, exhaust gas recirculation
4 digit numbers, exhaust gas recirculation, fuel injector cleaner: Hi Joe, I don t know Ford engines but I would check the egr valve (exhaust gas recirculation) to see if it is stuck ajar. Also try to get fault codes. On the Chrysler you turn the key on-off-on-off-on and leave on doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed...

Chrysler Repair: '97 sebring coupe 2.5L: trans code 23, solenoid pack, transmission control module
solenoid pack, transmission control module, body bolts: Hi Junior, The 23 code is one of several possible for different pressure switch circuits. Its possible causes are: the pressure switch s sense circuit is either open or shorted to ground between the transmission control module and the solenoid pack or...

Chrysler Repair: 97 Town n Country Engine Will Not Start, flash check, fuel pump
flash check, fuel pump, fuel filter: To answer the last question, Fuse 28 is the first fuse in the top right side of the PDC and supplies power to the Airbag Control module along with Fuse 27. The flashes you got by cycling the key are all but useless for diagnosing a no start concern. What you...

Chrysler Repair: 98 Chrysler Town & County cooling fan, radiator fan, chrysler town
radiator fan, chrysler town, reply button: First, your radiator fan relay has failed. You should disconnect the negative battery terminal so the fan doesn t kill the battery. Second, forward me the last 9 digits of the Vehicle Identification Number so I can check if the RC-771-98 Recall applies to...

Chrysler Repair: 99 Chrysler 300m transmission issue, imscared, speed sensors
imscared, speed sensors, output circuits: Very few conditions exist that would put the transmission into limp mode that will not generate any fault codes. No power to or from the transmission control relay would be one of them. So we ll start there. You ll need to check the related circuits. If you...

Chrysler Repair: '99 Cirrus won't start: bypass alarm?, chrysler cirrus, 4 digit numbers
chrysler cirrus, 4 digit numbers, 1999 chrysler cirrus: Hi Gary, The symptom of an alarm issue is that the engine will indeed start and run for 1-2 seconds then die. If that is what you are doing let me know and we can figure out that one. If it won t start and run at all then I would try for a fault code readout...

Chrysler Repair: 99 LHS 3.5 Liter: overheating, piston heads, pressure vacuum
piston heads, pressure vacuum, temp gauge: Hi Bill, I can t recall any specific report about such a problem with the 3.2 or 3.5L engines. I know there was an issue with oil passageways closing down on the 2.7L in its earlier years of production but that is an entirely different unit from your 3.5L....

Chrysler Repair: 99 lhs shift cable, shift cable, chry
shift cable, chry, proper tools: It s not unusual that the shift cables break on theses vehicles. They are routed close to the exhaust system and will deteriorate over time. If you have the proper tools and and access to a lift it should be fairly easy fix if you re mechanically inclined....

Chrysler Repair: '99 Sebring Conv.: disarming theft system, chrysler sebring, key cylinder
chrysler sebring, key cylinder, body control module: Hi Nick, That is interesting because the circuit diagram does show unlabeled resistors to be involved in that circuit. But I am glad to learn about your success and will note what you learned in my manual. There must be one resistor to differentiate between...

Chrysler Repair: ABS & Brake Light flash, smart battery charger, kim hi
smart battery charger, kim hi, chrysler pacifica: Hi Kim, The lighting of the warning lights means that there is a recognition by the brake management system of a problem and it has a fault code stored in its memory. I would go to an Autozone or similar nationwide parts store where it is likely they will...

Chrysler Repair: ABS light on '89 D150:code 9, manual roland, bosch abs
manual roland, bosch abs, truck manuals: Hi John, If it is a Bosch ABS-3 then 9 flashes means there is a discrepency between the left front/right rear wheel rotation speed sensors. Are the tire sizes identical on those two wheels? If not, that would cause that fault code. Other than that, futher...

Chrysler Repair: ABS/Trac Control, 1999 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde
1999 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde, wheel hub: Hello Bill, I would not condemn the ABS controller without having a proper diagnosis performed first. I haven t seen any of these controllers fail the way you ve described. I d be more inclined to think there is a wiring issue at the controller or one of the...

Chrysler Repair: AC Low Pressure Switch: '01 minivan, dodge grand caravan, clutch assembly
dodge grand caravan, clutch assembly, compressor clutch: Hi Bill, It is the one pressure switch both high and low and I believe that you have the pressure too high. If the supply wire (pink/yellow) shows 5V then the normal sensor reading should be below 4.52V as I described earlier. That is probably why you can...

Chrysler Repair: automatic trunk release, chrysler intrepid, fuse box
chrysler intrepid, fuse box, body control module: Hi Starr, I assume that you replaced fuse 19 and that you verified that it was showing 12v on both sides of it. The deck lid release switch would then be something to check. You should find 12v on the pink wire, and when you close the switch it should show...

Chrysler Repair: Blower only works on 'high', blower motor resistor, chrysler sebring
blower motor resistor, chrysler sebring, hvac unit: The block is adjacent to the blower motor at the right end of the HVAC unit under the dask. It has a 10-pin plug (but only 5 wires) and it is held on the housing by screws; one of the wires goes directly to the bottom of the unit where where it connects...

Chrysler Repair: belt/pulley squeaks, belt pulley, brake caliper
belt pulley, brake caliper, rubber tube: Hi Carlos, The pulley is not often a part that needs replacement by itself. A loose/worn/oily belt can squeak when it tries to turn the pulley. Also, the device which the pulley drives has a bearing which if rough/worn can cause a squeek that appears to the...

Chrysler Repair: 'Check Air Suspension': '90 Imperial, air suspension system, message answer
air suspension system, message answer, front wheel drive: Hi Bob, That would appear to be correct. By the way, after further study I find that I have the 17-page section about the air suspension system in my 91 front wheel drive manual, and I have the 4-page wiring diagrams for the 90 model air suspension system...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 2000 300m, wiring connector, ground lead
wiring connector, ground lead, test light: I suspect you may have a broken wire between the body and drivers door. You will need to remove the drivers door trim panel to gain access to the window switch wiring connector. Once the panel is off disconnect the Blue wiring connector and using a test light,...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 2001 Sebring 2.7 DOHC, actron obd ii, blown head gasket
actron obd ii, blown head gasket, head gaskets: Looking at your symptoms, I d put the first three codes and the overfilled oil on the back burner, so to speak, and look more closely at the P1391 code. That code is for an intermittent loss of cam or crank signal. The cause could be as simple as just replacing...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler 300 running hot: filling the coolant bottle, coolant level, temp gauge
coolant level, temp gauge, chrysler 300: Hi Norma, Thanks for the update. Yes, I should have asked you whether both fans were working properly, but in any case that has no doubt solved the problem. Now you should have no problems with the fans fixed up and the bottle properly filled on one side/empty...

Chrysler Repair: Chrysler A606 Transmission question., solenoid pack, correct orientation
solenoid pack, correct orientation, ball bearings: Hi Steve, Yes, the locations of balls are shown in one of the drawings, but even better there are about 15 pages on the valve body disassembly and assembly that I can copy from a CD that I have and then could attach those to an email. To do that I need to...

Chrysler Repair: Computer change-out details: '98 Concorde, 1998 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde
1998 chrysler concorde, chrysler concorde, chrysler dealer: Hi Karen, As regards the computer, usually the programmed settings for properly operating the engine are set to match the specific engine size. As the 99 model car could have 3 different engine choices that would explain 3 of the 4 computers. I am not...

Chrysler Repair: Coolant exits from filler bottle shortly after starting, coolant system, radiator shop
coolant system, radiator shop, head gaskets: Hi Scott, It is not likely that the temperature of the coolant in the engine is so high as to raise the pressure in the system due to expansion of the coolant, which what usually causes some coolant to temporarily enter the bottle (and then gets sucked back...