How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask ricardo hohl Your Own Question

ricardo hohl
ricardo hohl, Instructor
Category: Chrysler
Satisfied Customers: 4074
Experience:  ase master/factory certified/and automotive instructor
14457476
Type Your Chrysler Question Here...
ricardo hohl is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

1998 chrysler cirrus: will not start and the headlights..flashing

Customer Question

my 1998 chrysler cirrus will not start and the headlights and the interrior lights are flashing what does it mean?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  ricardo hohl replied 3 years ago.

ricardo hohl :

hi, this means the security has been activated and needs to be reset, did the battery go dead or did you disconected the battery for any reason?

Customer:

no

Customer:

we drove it and ten minutes later it woulnd start

Customer:

and the lights all started blinking

Customer:

when i go to start the car the engine acts like it wants to start

Customer:

when i turn the ignition over i can hear the fuel pump turn over but im thinking that the engine isnt getting fuel for one reason of another

ricardo hohl :

ok, close all the doors and with the key lock and unlock the PASANGERS SIDE DOOR LOCK then open the drivers side door and see if the vehicle starts .

Customer:

kaasu68tresxzvccgh'c

Customer:

f

Customer:

nbj

Customer:

bd

Customer:

checkin it now

Customer:

wow it works thanks so much

ricardo hohl :

that is the valet switch the next time this happings you know what to do .it was a pleasure to help thank you

ricardo hohl :

is there anything else i can help you with?

Customer:

no but thanks

Customer:

waite

Customer:

can you tell me what

Customer:

a few cods mean? i looked in the book and that didnt have them?

Customer:

the obd 11 reader

ricardo hohl :

a few codes ? means computer codes some times wen there is a problem in the system like you had , the computer will store codes on its memory to help you diagnose the problem but you need a scaner to get in to the vehicles computer and get this codes .

Customer:

gave us 2 codes

Customer:

p1490

Customer:

p1489

ricardo hohl :

ok 11 is enter diagnostic state and the following codes are P1490 low speed fan relay , and P1489 is the hi speed fan relay , did you disconect or removed this relays at any time before.

Customer:

no

Customer:

so does that mean the we need to relace the fan relay?

ricardo hohl :

yes, replace the relay.

Customer:

ok thanks now thats all

ricardo hohl, Instructor
Category: Chrysler
Satisfied Customers: 4074
Experience: ase master/factory certified/and automotive instructor
ricardo hohl and 2 other Chrysler Specialists are ready to help you

JustAnswer in the News:

 
 
 
Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.
 
 
 

What Customers are Saying:

 
 
 
  • I was skeptical at first but thought I'd give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised. Your site actually is a quality service that I would recommend to others in a heartbeat. Stan Sayre, PA
< Last | Next >
  • I was skeptical at first but thought I'd give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised. Your site actually is a quality service that I would recommend to others in a heartbeat. Stan Sayre, PA
  • I AM VERY GLAD THAT I TOOK A CHANCE ON YOUR PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS. I WAS SUCCESSFUL IN REPLACING THE FUEL PUMP. MY TRUCK RUNS LIKE A CLOCK. IT RUNS LIKE THE DAY I BOUGHT IT. NO LUNGING FORWARD, THE TURBO REACTS THE SECOND I STOMP ON THE GAS, AND IT HAS A LOT MORE POWER AND EVEN SOUNDS BETTER TO ME. IT SAVED ABOUT $500.00 BY DOING THE WORK MYSELF. I GIVE YOU ALL THE CREDIT FOR YOUR DIAGNOSING THE PROBLEM, JUST FROM THE SYMPTONS I GAVE YOU OVER THE e MAIL. I WILL USE YOUR WEB SITE AGAIN AND REFER MY FRIENDS. THANKS SO MUCH FOR THE HELP. TOM WHITTAKER USA
  • Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless! Rev. Jerry Baysinger Holts Summit, Mo
  • I recently asked a question about my 2005 dodge ram, and I just wanted to let my Expert know that he hit the nail squarely on the head with his answer. I wanted to thank him again. Greg Pittsburgh, PA
  • Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless! Jerry Holts Summit, MO
  • Thank you so much for your answer. My initial estimate was $325; I got it done for $100 - part and labor. Lynn B. Ormond Beach, FL
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C. Freshfield, Liverpool, UK
 
 
 

Meet The Experts:

 
 
 
  • Don 'Mo Lurch'

    Aftermarket & Factory Electronics

    Satisfied Customers:

    384
    Chrysler Warnty, Heavy Line Mech, Mobile Electronics. Sales, Installation & Repair for 30 years
< Last | Next >
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/MO/molurch/2012-6-6_214526_500.64x64.png Don 'Mo Lurch''s Avatar

    Don 'Mo Lurch'

    Aftermarket & Factory Electronics

    Satisfied Customers:

    384
    Chrysler Warnty, Heavy Line Mech, Mobile Electronics. Sales, Installation & Repair for 30 years
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/2P/2paulm/2012-4-4_183431_justabswer.64x64.jpg Paul M ASE Master's Avatar

    Paul M ASE Master

    ASE Master Tech

    Satisfied Customers:

    117
    ASE Master Tech 20+ Years
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/MU/muddyford/2012-6-13_1204_1.64x64.png Chris (aka - Moose)'s Avatar

    Chris (aka - Moose)

    Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    93
    16 years of experience
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/IV/ivestoy2/2011-7-21_44030_ivan.64x64.jpg Ivan's Avatar

    Ivan

    ASE Certified Master Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    55
    ASE Master Tech w/ 20+ years in the field. Self employed for 9 years. Member of AUTOLAB radio show.
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/AC/acuramstr/2012-6-6_181032_me.64x64.jpg AUTOMSTR's Avatar

    AUTOMSTR

    ASE Certified Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    0
    ASE Master Tech, L1, CA Smog ,30 YRS EXP
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/AM/amedee/2013-10-24_23656_Amedee1.64x64.jpg Amedee's Avatar

    Amedee

    Chrysler Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    787
    ASE Master Technician advanced level specialist
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/SU/supermechanic/2013-8-23_03546_500.64x64.jpg Jerry's Avatar

    Jerry

    Master Mechanic

    Satisfied Customers:

    432
    ASE Master tech. 30+ years mechanic, shop forman, service manager