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Using a long flat-bladed screwdriver, gently twist the Integrated Power Module (IPM) retaining clip outboard to free the IPM from its mounting bracket(REMOVING INTEGRATED POWER MODULE). Wish you much luck! He replaced the universal, and that fixed it. The fix is cleaniing, lightly wire brushing and bending tabs slightly on the FCM.(metal box attached to front of fuse box held on with 4 torx head bolts. have a peek here

They are super easy to change with a 1" socket, a 3" extention and a short 3/8's drive ratchet, Crecent Wrench 1" plus, 1/4" Blade screw driver and a rag to Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP Ask an Expert Car Questions Dodge Repair How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with However, it sounds like they do not need to replace them but instead "shim" them? djohnstone is offline Quick Reply djohnstone View Public Profile Find More Posts by djohnstone post #14 of 18 Old 11-08-2004, 10:45 AM gas28man Registered User Join Date: Jun 2004

2001 Dodge Caravan Front Control Module

Looking at the front of the PDC is a silver housing with 4 torx screws. 3. The fix is cleaniing, lightly wire brushing and bending tabs slightly on the FCM.(metal box attached to front of fuse box held on with 4 torx head bolts. You will have to remove the battery and then the battery box be careful of the battery sensor that is mounted in the bottom of the box. you need to open the door and look at the dash on the end about steering wheel high 09/11/2015 by Jimfixer Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure

The flat pins are the culprits, what I did was use a fine small file and cleaned both sides of the flat pins only. P.S. If you follow the harness you will see it has a bend near your battery box. 2001 Dodge Grand Caravan Front Control Module Its called.an integrated power module or ipm for short.

Any help would be appreciated. I have noted several people complaining of this....sounds like a RECALL issue to me!!! There are countless Dodge mini vans with this issue, I think there should have been a recall.

Remove and clean and what ever to get good connections on the electrical connections.

So i replaced the bulb and it didnt work. Dodge Caravan Headlights Wont Turn On if you do why dont you read the rest of the posts? 09/26/2015 by Jimfixer Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Here is the situation. hopefully will stay working.

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lls04-20-2009, 01:19 AMHeadlights on my 94 Caravan wouldn't turn off, and I had to take out the fuse to turn them off to save the battery. https://www.cargurus.com/Cars/Discussion-t12783_ds551986 Register FAQ Community Calendar Today's Posts Search Used CarsVendor Directory Search Dodge Caravan The Dodge Caravan is the best selling mini van from Dodge. 2001 Dodge Caravan Front Control Module Automotive Network, Inc., Copyright ©2016 REPAIR GUIDES BECOME A MEMBER Sign up with Facebook OR I AGREE TO THE USER AGREEMENT LOG IN Login with Facebook OR REMEMBER ME BECOME A 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan Headlight Problems You'll be looking at the battery and the fuse box (IPM) to the right of the battery.

Have some one checked or replace with a used one from auto salvage yard. navigate here When I turn on the car, one of the daytime running lights comes on. I was a recall specialist for 12 years. I've read several reports of people having good luck with cleaning and/or slightly bending the contacts/tabs on the module to make better contact. 2001 Dodge Caravan Headlight Problem

Thank you, Community Management Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Google Search Search Gallery Advanced Search Go to Page... By the way, where did you find your cabin air filter ? dogleg View Public Profile Send a private message to dogleg Find all posts by dogleg #9 02-18-2011, 03:17 AM spanky 69ne Registered User Join Date: Feb 2011 Posts: Check This Out I am now under the dash checking for loose wires etc, since this vehicle had an aftermarket Remote Start and a Power Door Lock system by SPAL installed.

I even went to the Chrysler but they couldn't take care of me because it was Saturday. Front Control Module 2002 Dodge Grand Caravan The most reliable, efficient, and accurate means to diagnose the front control module requires the use of a DRB III scan tool and the proper Body Diagnostic Procedures manual.Before any testing ted Johnstown, PA #2 Oct 25, 2008 sounds like you have two defective bulbs.

Replaced battery and within a few hours (The computer needs to go through a 'drive cycle' that can take a few hours) the headlights are 100% back to normal.

June 12 by xsw2 Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Unfortunately it goes out again when I let go. Julia Metuchen, NJ #12 Oct 22, 2009 jim wrote: I have a 2001 Dodge Caravan with the same problem. Chrysler Town And Country Headlight Problems Can that happen?

ok , we have isolated the problem to the front control module--- OPERATIONAs messages are sent over the Programmable Communications Interface (PCI) data bus, the Front Control Module (FCM) reads these Obviously, it needs replaced -- but this little trick has worked thus far. I am still having difficulties with the same problem. http://camtronics.net/dodge-caravan/2002-dodge-caravan-rear-lights-not-working.html My mechanic managed to run a bypass on the lights so I could still use them just not on High beam, which worked fine for 3-4 days.

Stellar information dandyoun!!! 5 out of 5 people think this is helpful. My husband disconnected it and found that it was very dirty - with grit like material -- he used an air hose and blew it clean, checked connections and put it It's 20 amp fuse #14 in the IPM. This main body ground is located under your battery box.

xrayeyes2u07-26-2006, 03:52 PMSame thing is happening to me! By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences iFixit: Repair Manual Official App Free – Google Play I hope this helped you out, if so let me know by pressing the helpful button. 2001 to 2004 interior fuse panel location. Do you know where we can purchase the part? Expert: TIM replied9 years ago.

For the input speed sensor read the above description.Best Wishes/Blessings Keith Category Autos & Vehicles License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... cara0101-30-2011, 09:59 AMThis works! as I said this too ultimately stopped working, but when I lift up on the module while it is unbolted yet still pluged in, everything works. I was just told a simple fix : locate the power wire for your daytime running lights and then locate the power wire for your night time headlights and connect them

Now the ac is not working -- dealer said crack in the condenser - which while researching I have found this is a common problem...they wanted nearly $900. Remove the battery from the vehicle. Not to much, but a noticeable twist.8. Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading...

The time now is 08:18 AM. -- DodgeForum - One Contact Us - DodgeForum.com Dodge Enthusiast Forums - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service Here is the situation. Thnks to all for the suggestions prior to this thread.......... I bought mine from "1A".

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