Don Jacobs helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
A check engine light can indicate a broad spectrum of problems with your 2005 Chrysler Pacifica. In some cases you need to pull over immediately to prevent damage while in others you merely need to tighten you gas cap next time you stop in order to reset the service engine soon light. The video above shows how to locate the on board diagnostics (OBD) plug on your 2005 Pacifica, how to read the trouble codes and how to reset or clear the check engine light using a scanner on your Pacifica.
Intermittent Check Engine Light: If the check engine light on your 2005 Pacifica is intermittent, try to take note of the conditions when this happens. For example, does it happen when you accelerating, driving on the highway or does it appear at low speeds? This will help your mechanic evaluate the issue. Steady Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is on every time you operate your Pacifica, you need to have it checked as soon as possible, especially if you notice performance problems or unusual noises. Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your Pacifica and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it. If you are unsure about what your diagnostic trouble codes mean; have your Pacifica diagnosed by a professional automotive technician.
If your brake fluid is a little low, learn how to add some here. Ignoring a low level leads to big problems2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L V6
The burnt out tail light: classic reason for a cop to pull you over - change yours now2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L V6
The best way to fix leaking hoses is to replace them, but if you don't have time, a stop leak product might work for you2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L V6
Minor transmission fluid leaks can often be fixed with the right sealant - see how to do this2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L V6
Did you know that heat is worse for your battery than cold? Replace it every 4 years2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L V6
Learning how to jump your car before you need to is an excellent idea2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L V6