Chrysler 3.8L Index of Articles

Transmission Solenoid Pack Circuit Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L Chrysler, Dodge Mini-Van)

Transmission Solenoid Pack Circuit Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L Chrysler, Dodge Mini-Van)

Here is the typical and simplified transmission solenoid pack wiring diagram for the following vehicles: 3.8L Chrysler Town & Country: 1996, 1997, 1998. 3.8L Dodge Caravan: 1996, 1997, 1998. 3.8L Dodge Grand Caravan: 1996, 1997,...   read more >>

How To Diagnose A No Start Problem (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

How To Diagnose A No Start Problem (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Quite a few things can cause the engine to 'crank but not start' on your 3.8L V6 Chrysler (Dodge, Plymouth) minivan. In the majority of cases, the no-start problem usually boils down to one of the following: An ignition system problem....   read more >>

Blower Motor Circuit Wiring Diagram (1994-1995 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Blower Motor Circuit Wiring Diagram (1994-1995 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

APPLIES TO: This simplified blower motor circuit wiring diagram applies to the following vehicles: 3.8L V6 Chrysler Town & Country: 1994, 1995. 3.8L V6 Dodge Grand Caravan: 1994, 1995. 3.8L V6 Plymouth Grand Voyager: 1994,...   read more >>

How To Test The MAP Sensor (2001-2004 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge Mini-Van)

How To Test The MAP Sensor (2001-2004 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge Mini-Van)

If the check engine light, on your 3.8L V6 mini-van is illuminated by a P0108 or a P0109 diagnostic trouble code, this is the tutorial that'll help you test the MAP sensor. In this tutorial I'll explain the three tests you need to do to find out...   read more >>

Fuel Pump Circuit Wiring Diagram (1996-1997 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Fuel Pump Circuit Wiring Diagram (1996-1997 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

APPLIES TO: This simplified fuel pump circuit wiring diagram applies to the following vehicles: 3.8L V6 Chrysler Town & Country: 1996, 1997. 3.8L V6 Dodge Grand Caravan: 1996, 1997. 3.8L V6 Plymouth Grand Voyager: 1996,...   read more >>

Common Causes Of Spark Plug Failure (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Common Causes Of Spark Plug Failure (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Spark plugs are designed to last a very long time. Depending on the type of spark plugs you have on your minivan, copper spark plugs or platinum tip spark plugs, the spark plug will last around 50,000 miles to 100,000 miles. They'll last this...   read more >>

How To Test The MAP Sensor (1996-2000 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

How To Test The MAP Sensor (1996-2000 3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Testing the MAP sensor, on the 3.8L V6 Grand Caravan (Town & Country, Grand Voyager), is not difficult since it's very easy to access it. In this tutorial I'll explain the 3 easy tests you need to perform to find out if it's bad or...   read more >>

How To Test Engine Compression (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Min-Van)

How To Test Engine Compression (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Min-Van)

Engine compression problems can cause the engine to not start or cause the engine to run with a misfire (rough idle). In this tutorial I'll explain the engine compression test and more importantly how to interpret your test results. So if...   read more >>

Ignition System Circuit Diagram (1996-1997 3.8L Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

Ignition System Circuit Diagram (1996-1997 3.8L Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Mini-Van)

APPLIES TO: This simplified ignition system circuit wiring diagram applies to the following vehicles: 3.8L V6 Chrysler Town & Country: 1997, 1998. 3.8L V6 Dodge Grand Caravan: 1997, 1998. 3.8L V6 Plymouth Grand Voyager: 1997,...   read more >>

How To Test A Blown Head Gasket (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Min-Van)

How To Test A Blown Head Gasket (3.8L V6 Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth Min-Van)

As you're probably already aware, the 3.8L V6 engine in your Chrysler (Dodge or Plymouth) mini-van has two head gaskets. In this tutorial I'm gonna' explain how to perform the 4 tests that are done to find out if a head gasket is blown or...   read more >>