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Old 20 Nov 2003, 07:57 pm
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Default Dealer says no TSB#

Called my local dealer and gave the TSB# and last 8 of my VIN. My GT Cruizer was built in 02 according to the info inside the door. I am having the high RPM miss too. Any suggestions.[:I]
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Old 20 Nov 2003, 08:04 pm
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Go to a different dealer.

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Old 20 Nov 2003, 08:17 pm
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If your car falls into the group of car covered by the TSB, then the dealer must change the PCM.

TSB# 18-029-03
Date: August 8, 2003

SUBJECT: Slight Engine Mis-Fire Above 5200 rpm

OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves replacing the Powertrain Control Module (PCM).

MODELS: 2003 (PT) Chrysler PT Cruiser

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built prior to January 22, 2003 (MDH0122xx) equipped with a 2.4L Turbo engine and manual transmission or prior to March 18, 2003 (MDH 0318xx) for vehicles equipped with a 2.4L Turbo engine and automatic transmission.

SYMPTOM/CONDITION: Vehicle operator may describe a random or slight engine mis-fire when operating vehicle above 5200 rpm. There will be no DTC logged in the PCM. If there are DTC’s present additional diagnosis should be done to determine the problem. This condition is caused by a internal hardware issue in the PCM.

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Old 20 Nov 2003, 08:40 pm
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call chrysler direct!!
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