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It's a 2005 caravan sxt I jumped my grandson's car,

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it's a 2005 caravan sxt I jumped my grandson's car, accidently hooked up jumpers reversed. Everything seems to work but the speedometer and tach are on the wrong side of the stop peg.
JA: Are you fixing your Caravan yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I tried pressing the button the odometer and turning on the key. I think the speedometer twitched but nothing else
JA: Is the car in "Park" or "Neutral?" Do you know if your car has a "wheel lock" feature?
Customer: it was in park i don't know about the wheelock
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 months ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.
I will do my best to assist you.

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 months ago.

first, lets try something simple,,

Remove both battery cables from the battery, turn on the ignition, touch and hold both the - and the + cables together for 5 seconds, turn off the ignition, then re-install them back to the battery

let me know if this fixed the problem

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
it worked, thanks very much
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 months ago.

you are very welcome

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