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I have a 1998 chrysler sebring jxi an have owned it for about 3 years. I just drove it to the store an back an when i was pulling in i noticed an burning smell of plasic or some sort of wire coming from under the hood around the fuel injection system an the head an heard a buzz or electrical nose coming from around fuse box under the hood. need help any ideas what it could be?

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  • thomas Nov 21, 2012

    everything electrial works good an there is no check engine light either, an no everything works

  • Howard Wied Nov 21, 2012

    That is a hard one to answer for you with out seeing the car, DiD you take the cover off from the fuse block to see if any thing look burn,t? It got me end the other techs that work for me verry curious what it could of been , With your detail how it smell when you pop up the hood, Hope fully some problem doesn,t show up down the road, End cost you a lot to have it repaired,But i will tell you if you are driving end all at once smell inside the car what you describe pull over as quick as possible ,Ennd shut the car down end check out where it is comeing from, If smoke is comeing out from the engine (Compartment) Because i have seen lots of vehicles go up in flames in a couple of minutes i hate to stay,

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SOURCE: Replacing headlight in 1996 Chrysler Sebring JXI

piece of cake....
take off the two "star" bolts, one toward the center of the engine above the light assembly and the other toward the fender (it is very long). when you remove them both the entier assembly falls off into your hands and makes changing the bulbs much easier.

Posted on Sep 16, 2008

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ck fuses with a test light.. ignition must be on when cking.... if theres a blown fuse replace it you dont need to know what fuse is what if all are good...

Posted on Aug 01, 2009

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SOURCE: 1999 chrysler sebring convertible jxi code p1495

replacing the fuel pump relay is one thing but what about the (ASD auto-shut down) relay

additionally...

  • what engine size?
  • what transmission?
  • any codes?
  • does the pump run KOEO?
  • Do you have spark?
  • What is the cranking speed?

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Posted on Jun 04, 2010

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Fuse # 8 in the power distibution center, under the hood should be checked since it powers the fuel pump relay and the engine startet motor relay.

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Posted on Jun 13, 2011

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SOURCE: My 2000 Chrysler Sebring JXI cuts off while i am

Hi,
Since it sounds where this is intermittent, I would be looking to replace the camshaft or shaft speed sensor. I had a similar problem and could not find anything wrong with the car when it ran... So I told my mechanic to replace that, since it is an electrical senor, it is something that can work fine and cut out for no reason. Disabling the car for awhile. Almost as if it gets to a certain temperature that it will not read the speed and the car shuts down as it is programed to do.

Posted on Dec 10, 2011

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