Question about 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser
I was driving about 70mph and then I heard a little thump, the car died and I can't start it.
I replaced the battery and coil and am still not getting any spark from the coil.
Check the wireing harness under the car that goes th crank sensor and altnator it has been known to drop and rub tha passanger side axile and cut through sensor wire i had this happen on mine put the wires back toghter it started up and has no more problem .oh. please tie the harness up out of thr way i put mine th the oil cooler bolt
Posted on Mar 17, 2009
Hello, I hear that pt quit while driving and you heard a thump,and you replaced the battery and coil and still no fire. Well it sounds like you have timing belt that broke it will keep it from firing at the coil if broke. Remove oil fill have someone spin engine over and see if camshaft turns if not turning the belt is broken. Please rate this answer, Thank you.
Posted on Feb 23, 2009
Check all sensors this happened too me and the car had sensors that cut off spark too engine so the valves dont get broke whe jumps time chech=k ur timing bet the new cars have sensors that do this good luck
Posted on Mar 28, 2013
Did you check the camshaft position sensor without this operating properly the coil will not get a signal to spark.
Posted on Oct 04, 2009
No it is not a interference motor
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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