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Have2003 stratus that shorted out after touching wires at

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have2003 stratus that shorted out after touching wires at condensor to get a,c compressor to come on now engine won,t restart and ALL FUSES READ GOOD
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Chris replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer. You may have just "fried" the PCM (engine computer). That condenser AC pressure sensor is not a simple on/off switch. It is a 5 volt sensor and is wired directly to the PCM. Try disconnecting the battery negative cable for 2 minutes and reconnect it. Then disconnect that sensor at the condenser and see if it will start. If it still will not, then you will probably have to replace the PCM.

Let me know how it goes,

Chris