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The Chrysler 300 m was working fine all day and then when I went out to try to start it at the end of the day I turn the key in the ignition and all it did was turn over but it would not start and it did this over and over again.

Hi Brian,
To get a start on this "no start" use you ignition key: turn it "on-off-on-off-on and leave on" doing that in 5 seconds or less elapsed time. Then watch the odometer window to see the mileage reading replaced by a 4-digit number preceded by a P. Let me know the number and we'll go from there. It is a fault code which the engine controller has recognized as being involved in the problem. Tell me what is the year model and which engine (L) size you have.
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