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Chris, Technician
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Experience:  30 years certified Chrysler technician, smog license Certified Master Technician
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The red light in my dash is on solid and my car want crank

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The red light in my dash is on solid and my car want crank and the locksmith is having a hard time getting his computer to read
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: No I haven't, how do I do that ?
JA: What is the model/year of your Chrysler?
Customer: 2005 Chrysler 300 touring
JA: Are you fixing your 300 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I think key has gone bad, because this same thing happen a couple of years ago and it was the key. Yes Iam doing it myself
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: That's it so far
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Chris replied 8 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will assist you. If the light is on solid and not flashing, and the locksmith's scan tool will not communicate with the WCM, then the WCM (Wireless Control Module), or the PCM (engine computer) may have failed. Can the lock smith communicate with the PCM?


Expert:  Chris replied 8 months ago.

Hello? do you still need help?


Expert:  Chris replied 8 months ago.
Well not sure where you went, but I will be here for you when you are ready. Chris.