Engine light came on took the car in transmission, engine , and other parts was found out to be ok or was replaced or fixed. The current mileage was 2,400 and failure mileage was 4. The failure mileage was 69,000. She had the exact symptoms you do, and it solved them all. It had stalled 3 times when either my wife or son were driving the van. My car has 225000 miles.
The two main factors that point to the parking pawl as the possible culprit are; 1 the shifter lock bypass procedure described above does not release the shifter 2 you are parked on an incline and you did not set the emergency brake before shifting into Park. Picked it up 2 days ago, it's dead again today. When the vehicle was parked, the vehicle lost power and the ignition warning indicator illuminated. Keep your ride in peak condition with the best Parking Brake Lever, Cables and Rear Disc Park Brake Assembly spare parts available on the market. It just does not register the park position properly. Chrysler had issues with the shift cables rusting on other models too.
Nah, simple mechanical issue, don't worry too much about it. Always good to replace it too. Apr 13, 2015 It sounds as if your shift cable is out of adjustment. Do the brake light's work? You may find any of the following codes: P0700, P0715, P0720, P0731, P0732, P0733, or P0734. Oh ya you might have to use a small wrench to get the old one off. While driving various speeds, the vehicle stalled without warning. You read that right, a genuine Chrysler part.
The other one if the shift lock solenoid which is in the shifter assembly. The failure mileage was 100,000. The blind spot and heated seats are minor compared to car stopping dead. Hi, I've got a 2005 Chrysler Town and Country mini van with close to 80,000 miles on it. No matter what I do the dashboard thingy won't show P or N so it won't let me start the car. After a somewhat random number of times turning the key, it starts up just fine.
I need to the company to look into this as this seems like a problem that could have been prevented. It is in park but doesn't realize it and you can't get the key out. But, husband says the cable isn't broken. Did not have this issue prior to key fob recall. We're going to do some more research and see if my husband can fix it himself or if we have to take it in to the mechanic. The guy said it was the Transmission Range Sensor and he replaced it.
If you have any questions about which parts you need to keep your Chrysler driving like new, contact our Chrysler parts experts by phone or email, or in person at our Bartow, Fl, location. The Chrysler minivans aren't as nimble in parking lots as the exceptionally tight-turning Honda Odyssey and Toyota Sienna. There is a plastic piece. This has happened numerous times. Make sure the gear selector is actually doing something. It is under your front driver's side tire.
If I turn the steering wheel or take the car out of gear and then put it back in park, it will crank. A faulty brake light switch does not send this signal. Once this happened while making a turn in a busy intersection that could have been disastrous. Locking solenoid in the shifter , brake pedal switch , wiring etc. First day with new valve. The vehicle was inspected by an engineer and he concluded that the vehicle did have the park-to reverse defect.
The contact stated while driving 25 mph the transmission malfunctioned and it was difficult to shift gears. The first picture shows the bad contact on the left. The shift interlock solenoid is located underneath the shifter console right alongside the shifter lever. Just cheap materials used to save money, the metal shavings were found when we had the transmission fluid changed before we took a long trip out of the country, to canada. The contact was told that the transmission needed to be fixed, and then told that she needed a new transmission. You will even see a round groove in the plate. Unfortunately, a blocked filter usually means clutch debris has built up to block the filter which causes the clutches to wear rapidly.