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I connected the gauge for refilling the air on the low side

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but the engine was not...
I connected the gauge for refilling the air on the low side but the engine was not on. now the car will not start and the low side is leaking.
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: have not. but it was running great before i did this
JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge?
Customer: 2006 caravan dodge
JA: Are you fixing your Caravan yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no skills. have refilled air on other cars.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: i assume there is a cost.
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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago
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My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with your question.

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

Is the engine crank over and not start or does it not even crank over at all?

What size engine do you have?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
nothing happens when i turn the key
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
are you there
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

YES, can you please call me?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i dont wish to pay anymore .
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

Ok no problem. Do the headlights work? What about the dome lights?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
do work
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

What is the battery voltage at?

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

You might just have a bad battery or a bad connection at the battery

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

Or maybe the battery needs to be charged..

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i stated i have no skills. i came to you for an experienced answer. obviously this is something you do not know. the battery is newer. i feel you are fishing. this was a bad choice on my part.
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

That is why we need to speak on the phone. I dont know because I cant see your vehicle!!

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

So I am giving you possible causes to HELP you and now you are getting mad at me.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i thought you would know. can you ever see any car? im done .
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

No, I cant see your vehicle through the internet.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
no .not mad .realize this doesnt work
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

In fact, I do know and I do know how to diagnose and fix it. Now your just not going to let me

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

Sure it is.. let me help you.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
tell me what to do
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

Check battery voltage and then check for power down at the starter. That is how you diagnose this condition.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I have no ability to do that. My wrong choice.
Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

It is not hard. I can send you a picture of the starter and where to check this.

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

I understand you may be upset. However, keep in mind, I am just trying to help you.

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Dodge Mechanic: Amedee, Dodge Technician replied 1 year ago

You came to us for help. And I am trying to help you

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Please quit sending me texts. Your services would be of no use to me. It is unfortunate for both of us.
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