05 PT Cruiser
, non turbo, stalled while driving around 35 MPH. No sign of any trouble beforehand. Wnt to restart and nothing. Car would not crank over. New battery
(two weeks old) While waiting for tow truck tried to get codes turning key on and off (have done this many times, own two Chryler ars) Nothing, no code. All accessories work. Windows, radio, fan, wipers etc. Get towed home and try to get a code with reader. Will not recoginze it, nothing, blank screen. Told to disconnect neg battery term and try to "reset" Nothing.
JA: Has the battery been recently disconnected? Have you checked the manual or the glove box for the radio code?
Customer: Radio code? What fo
JA: Are you fixing your PT Cruiser yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I have replaced timing belts
, heads and motor mounts on my two chrysler cars. I have a basic knowledge of simple mechanics. This has me stumped. Stalled while driving and will not turn over. Checked fuses and switched around relays. new battery with full charge. Why can I not get any codes? Is this a PCM problem? Bad harness? any suggestions
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I think I've typed enough