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Dodge: 97 Caravan code P0700
HEY WALTER,WHO EVER SCANNED YOUR TRUCK DID SO ON THE ENGINE SIDE AND NOT THE TRANS SIDE. PO700 IS JUST A REFERENCE WHEN YOUR IN THE ENGINE COMPUTER TO LET YOU KNOW THERE IS CODES IN THE TRANS MODULE. IT NEEDS TO BE SCANNED ON THE TRANS SIDE. THE NO SHIFT TO...

Dodge: abs speed sensor in diff. housing, metal debris, abs sensor
metal debris, abs sensor, magnetic sensor: HEY ED,I AM ASSUMING THE LIGHT WAS NOT ON WHEN YOU STARTED? THE ABS READS OFF A EXCITER RING THAT ATTACHES TO YOUR DIFF CARRIER AND SOMETIMES IT PICKS UP METAL DEBRIS FROM THE FLUID.SINCE THIS IS A MAGNETIC SENSOR IT DRAWS METAL TO IT. I WOULD REMOVE IT,CLEAN...

Dodge: Dodge Cummins Map Sensor, dodge cummins, vacuum line
dodge cummins, vacuum line, sensor locations: HEY ROD,THE MAP SENSOR SHOULD BE AROUND THE INTAKE. I M NOT SURE AS TO ITS EXACT LOCATION. IT IS A MANIFOLD ABSOLUTE PRESSURE SENSOR AND HAS AN ELECTRICAL SENSOR AND NORMALLY A VACUUM LINE ATTACHED TO IT. I WILL CHECK MY ALL DATA MONDAY MORNING AND GET YOU...

Dodge: Dodge engine, those six years, drive shaft
those six years, drive shaft, dodge dakota: HEY TAYLOR,YOU KNOW I AM SURE YOU COULD MAKE IT WORK BUT ITS GONNA BE A TOUGH ROAD! EVERYTHING ABOUT A 93 DODGE AND A 99 DODGE ARE DIFFERENT.HAVING THE COMPUTER DOES NOT MAKE THIS AN EASY SWAP. THERE WILL BE THINGS THAT WONT WORK WITHOUT SPENDING MORE MONEY...

Dodge: Dodge Truck shifting issue, dodge truck, drag on
dodge truck, drag on, servo: HEY CHET,TIGHTEN IT SNUG BY HAND.THIS IS NOT A VERY CRUCIAL ADJUSTMENT AS LONG AS THE BAND DOES NOT DRAG ON THE DRUM.SNUG BY HAND THEN TWO TURNS,DOES NOT HAVE TO BE PERFECT. THE BOOK MAY CALL FOR MORE THEN TWO BUT I HAVE BUILT 1000 OF THESE TRANSMISSIONS AND...

Dodge: Error codes, dakota quad cab, heater element
dakota quad cab, heater element, input signals: HEY DENNIS,I WILL RUN THESE CODES INTO MY ALL DATA PROGRAM FRI MORNING AND GET BACK WITH YOU ASAP.THANK YOU,TIM.HEY DENNIS,I M BACK.THE CODE P1596 IS A CRUISE CONTROL ISSUE.THERE IS AN OPEN OR SHORT IN THE SPEED CONTROL VACUUM OR VENT SOLENOID CIRCUITS.,THE...

Dodge: engine codes, dodge ram 1500, manifold vacuum
dodge ram 1500, manifold vacuum, cylinder misfire: HEY ED,HAVE YOU RUN A COMPRESSION CHECK ON CYLINDER 7 YET? DOES THIS ENGINE RUN ROUGH ENOUGH TO KNOW ITS MISFIRING? WHAT DID THE PLUG LOOK LIKE WHEN YOU REPLACED IT? DO YOU HAVE A VACUUM GAGE TO MEASURE INTAKE MANIFOLD VACUUM? SORRY ABOUT ALL THE QUESTIONS...

Dodge: transmission, crank sensor, oxygen sensor
Dodge: transmission, crank sensor, oxygen sensor, carful

Dodge: high idle on 3.9 dakota, needle nose pliers, mass air flow sensor
needle nose pliers, mass air flow sensor, throttle position sensor: HEY KYLE,HAVE YOU RUN THIS TRUCK ON A SCANNER TO RETRIEVE TROUBLE CODES? WE NEED TO START THERE. THERES A LOT OF THINGS THAT CAN CAUSE A HIGH IDLE SO WE NEED TO RULE OUT THE BASIC THINGS. MAKE SURE THE AIR FILTER IS CLEAN AND UNRESTRICTED,MAKE SURE THE WIRE...

Dodge: miss? hesitation?, dodge ram 1500, miss hesitation
dodge ram 1500, miss hesitation, catalytic converter: HEY TOM,WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU HOLD THE BRAKE AND THROTTLE IT AT A DEAD STOP,CAN YOU GET IT TO DUPLICATE THE HESITATION OR NOISE? DO YOU HAVE AN ENGINE LIGHT ON? I AM WONDERING IF YOU HAVE A BAD CATALYTIC CONVERTER?TORQUE IT UP WITH THE BRAKE HELD AND GET BACK...

Dodge: Starter, torque starter, chrysler dodge
torque starter, chrysler dodge, dodge ram: HI CARRIE,IF YOU HAVE THE ROOM YOU COULD USE A STARTER FROM A SIXTIES ENGINE. CHRYSLER ,DODGE,PLYMOUTH USED THE SAME BASIC DESIGN FOR ALL THEIR ENGINES EXCLUDING THE HEMI,3.5,2.7,2.4,.I JUST INSTALLED A NEWER HI TORQUE STARTER ON A 66 440 PLYMOUTH. YOU MAY...

Dodge: Trans Swap, dodge ram van, 46re
dodge ram van, 46re, crank sensor: HEY MIKE,I HAVE JUST ONE QUESTION?DID YOU USE A CRANK SENSOR? THE 46RE HAS IT IN THE BELL HOUSING,WHERE IS IT ON THE MANUAL? THE 46RE FLEX PLATE HAS EXCITER WINDOWS TO TRIGGER THE CRANK SENSOR.THE CORRECT SIGNAL ALSO WORKS YOUR FUEL INJECTION PULSES SO IF...

Dodge: Trans shifting problem, dodge ram 1500, pressure maps
dodge ram 1500, pressure maps, intermediate band: HEY CHET,I HOPE ITS JUST LOW FLUID.YOU DON T NEED TO REMOVE THE PAN TO ADJUST THE BAND.THE SECOND BAND ALWAYS HAS A EXTERNAL ADJUSTMENT.THE LOW AND REVERSE BAND ADJUSTMENT IS UNDER THE PAN. THAT S NOT THE ONE YOU NEED TO SUSPECT. MOST PEOPLE DON T KNOW TO...

Dodge: Transmission Clutch Going Out?, scotch brite, oe supplier
scotch brite, oe supplier, warning signs that: HEY STEVE,THERE IS NO ADJUSTMENT THAT WILL MAKE YOUR CHATTER GO AWAY AS THIS SETUP IS HYDRAULIC AND NEEDS NO ADJUSTMENT.SOMETIMES THERE IS A LITTLE ADJUSTMENT IN THE PEDAL AT THE SLAVE CYLINDER. 125,000 ON A CLUTCH,YOUR THE MASTER! IF EVERYBODY GOT THAT WE...

Dodge: transmission, torque converter clutch, clutch discs
torque converter clutch, clutch discs, dakota 4x4: HEY GORDON,THE SENSORS CAN GO BAD JUST LOOKING AT THEM! I OWN AND WORK A TRANS SHOP AND HAVE HAD IT HAPPEN TO ME. THE OXYGEN SENSOR CODE NEEDS TO BE LOOKED AT FIRST BEFORE ANYTHING ELSE! DOES THE OXYGEN SENSOR COME BACK IMMEDIATELY? THERE IS A GOVERNOR PRESSURE...

Dodge: truck will not start, dodge ram 1500, security light
dodge ram 1500, security light, 2002 dodge ram 1500: HEY MITCHELL,WHEN YOU SAID THE BATTERY WAS CHARGED,HOW DID YOU COME TO THAT CONCLUSION? WHEN YOU JUMPED IT AND IT STARTED,HOW LONG DID IT RUN BEFORE IT STALLED? DID YOU HAVE ANY ENGINE LIGHTS ON PRYOR TO THIS MORNING? GET BACK WITH ME ASAP SO I CAN SHED SOME...

Dodge: truck wont start, crank sensor, high mileage
crank sensor, high mileage, coil wire: HAVE YOU CHANGED THE COIL AND COIL WIRE. WHEN YOU SAID IT JUMPS AS YOU ARE LETTING THE KEY GO THAT TELLS ME THAT WHILE YOU RE CRANKING IT OVER YOU MAY BE ROBBING THE SYSTEM OF VOLTAGE AND WHEN YOU RELEASE THE KEY IT TRIES TO CATCH BUT IT CANT. A BAD COIL WIRE...

Dodge: 1997 ram 2500 v 10, vacuum leak, engine temp
vacuum leak, engine temp, 50 below zero: HEY CHAD,HAVE YOU HAD IT SCANNED BECAUSE EVEN THOUGH THE ENGINE LIGHT IS NOT ON THERE COULD BE EMISSION CODES IN THE COMPUTER.IF THERE IS NO CODES HAVE SOMEBODY LOOK AT THE LIVE DATA AND SEE IF THERE IS A PARAMETER OFF AND THE COMPUTER IS TRYING TO COMPENSATE...

Dodge: 2001 Dodg 3500 5.9 turbo diesel oil sensor location, sensor location, diesel oil
sensor location, diesel oil, illustration: HEY JACK,SORRY,I THOUGHT I RESPONDED. I LOOKED THE LOCATION UP UN MY ALLDATA PROGRAM AND I COULDN T TELL YOU FROM THE ILLUSTRATION WHERE IT IS LOCATED. NORMALLY THEY TELL YOU BUT NOT ON THIS TRUCK.I DON T WORK ON THE TURBO DIESEL THEREFOR NOT SURE WHERE ITS...

Dodge: dodge ram 1500 4x4, dodge ram 1500, vacuum leak
dodge ram 1500, vacuum leak, head gasket: HEY GILBERT,DOES THE DEFROST HAVE HEAT? IF IT DOES THEN YOUR CONTROL FOR YOUR VENTS HAS A VACUUM LEAK INSIDE OR OUTSIDE THE TRUCK. IF YOU HAVE NO HEAT AT ALL CHECK THE HEATER HOSES BEFORE THEY GO INSIDE THE TRUCK WHEN ITS WARMED UP. IF THEY ARE BOTH HOT THE...

Dodge: 1997 ram 2500 v 10, crank sensor
Dodge: 1997 ram 2500 v 10, crank sensor

Dodge: 2001 Dodg 3500 5.9 turbo diesel oil sensor location, steering linkage, screw driver
Dodge: 2001 Dodg 3500 5.9 turbo diesel oil sensor location, steering linkage, screw driver, socket 1

Dodge: dodge ram 1500 4x4, heater core, antifreeze
Dodge: dodge ram 1500 4x4, heater core, antifreeze, defroster

Dodge: headlight switch, crank sensor, customers cars
crank sensor, customers cars, altenator: HEY MIKE,DID YOU USE A OE SWITCH(ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT)OR A PARTS STORE SPECIAL? SOMETIMES THE AFTERMARKET STUFF IS JUNK AND YOU MAY GET LUCKY IF YOU GET ONE TO LAST. I OWN A TRANS SHOP AND ONE DAY ONE OF MY CUSTOMERS CARS DIDN T START.AFTER A SCAN I FOUND THE...

Dodge: O/D off light on, dodge ram v8, computer shutting down
dodge ram v8, computer shutting down, engine rev: HEY DAN,YOU NEED TO GET IT SCANNED FOR TROUBLE CODES.WHEN THE LIGHT IS ON THIS CANCELS OVERDRIVE.IF THE COMPUTER SEE A PROBLEM IT WILL SHUT DOWN THE OVERDRIVE AND THE LOCK UP COMMAND. AN EXAMPLE OF THE COMPUTER SHUTTING DOWN OVERDRIVE WOULD BE THE TRANS TEMP...

Dodge: parking issues, cross shaft, nylon bushing
cross shaft, nylon bushing, dodge dakota: HEY MARK,SOUNDS LIKE THE LINKAGE IS LOOSE AT THE TRANS.THESE HAVE A NYLON BUSHING THAT STABILIZES THE CROSS SHAFT THAT WEARS OUT.HAVE SOMEBODY GET IN AND MOVE WHILE YOUR LOOKING AT IT TO SEE WHERE THE PLAY IS. THESE DON T HAVE A PARK PAWL PROBLEM NORMALLY....

Dodge: Truck wont start, crank sensor, many things
crank sensor, many things, check engine light: HEY AARON,IS THERE A CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON ? WAS IT WET OUT THIS MORNING? THERE IS SO MANY THINGS THIS CAN BE SO LETS LOOK AT THE BASICS.I DON T KNOW WHAT YEAR OR ENGINE TO GO OFF OF BUT THE MOST COMMON THING IS A CRANK SENSOR.HAVE IT SCANNED BECAUSE NO STARTS...

Dodge: truck has engine mis and then rpm drops and tranny doesn't shift right, pressure maps, output speed
pressure maps, output speed, speed sensor: HEY COREY,IF THIS TRUCK IS NEWER THEN A 95 LOOK FOR THE GOVERNOR SOLENOID OR SENSOR TO BE AN ISSUE. THEY TEND TO FAIL WHEN THEY GET WARM AND DO JUST WHAT YOUR COMPLAINING ITS DOING.THESE TWO WILL TURN ON YOUR ENGINE LIGHT SO IF ITS ON GET IT SCANNED FOR TROUBLE...

Dodge: 1994 dodge ram 1500, dodge ram 1500, custom harness
dodge ram 1500, custom harness, friend anthony: As for a Hemi swap, you have two main expenses. The Engine and the harness. You may be better off to find a newer truck that is wrecked and pull the motor and everything out of it. Getting a custom harness made is around $2500-$3500 A good person to talk...

Dodge: 1996 dodge 1500 auto transmission, dodge 1500, foot on the gas
dodge 1500, foot on the gas, intermittent problem: When this happens, is it quick between the shifts? Next time it is doing it, try holding your foot on the brake slightly, while keeping your foot on the gas and see if it levels out and quits. What do you mean by it wont idle? At highway speeds it shouldn...

Dodge: 1999 dodge grand caravan alternator, dodge grand caravan, drive belt tensioner
dodge grand caravan, drive belt tensioner, grand caravan: I have never done one of these myself but I have heard the easiest way to remove the alternator is to remove the exhaust manifold. It will cost ya $15 or so for a new manifold gasket but it is supposed to create enough room to be able to swap it without the...

Dodge: 2001 DODGE 2500 REAR HUB REMOVAL, axleshaft, axle shaft
axleshaft, axle shaft, rear hub: The axleshaft should slide right out if it is a non C-clip axle. If it is a c-clip style, you have to remove the differential cover to remove the c-clip. When the diff cover is removed, hit the end of the axle shaft inwards towards the diff. and the c-clip...

Dodge: 93 dodge w150, fuel pump, dodge
fuel pump, dodge: I have seen a problem like this before, but for the life of me cannot remember the cause. I am pretty sure though it had something to do with the fuel pump getting hot. I would try and post this on one of the Dodge forums and see if someone has had a similar...

Dodge: 98 dodge ram 1500 4wd grinding noise is front end, dodge ram 1500, hub assembly
dodge ram 1500, hub assembly, spindle: Without seeing it I would have to say your wheelbearing/hub assembly is bad, allowing enough play for it to tip enough for the rotor to his the spindle. Lift the pass side of the vehicle up. Grab the tire at 12:00 and 6:00 and wiggle the tire in and out. You...

Dodge: dodge pick up starting issues, fuel pressure gauge, throttle position sensor
fuel pressure gauge, throttle position sensor, dodge ram 1500: Well, it could be the ecm, also could be the throttle position sensor, or a number of other sensors, but that fun part comes later. First you need, a fuel pressure gauge. You will connect it to the small port. It should be on the fuel rail or on on the...

Dodge: Engine and tranny swap, dodge ram 1500, tranmission
dodge ram 1500, tranmission, steering column: This is what I pretty much tell everyone, who is looking to perform a difficult swap like this. Just sell your van and buy a 95. The amount of work involved probably isn t worth it and will probably cost more in the long run. Any motor and any trans can...

Dodge: 1996 dodge 1500 auto transmission
Dodge: 1996 dodge 1500 auto transmission

Dodge: 1999 dodge grand caravan alternator, dodge caravan, upper manifold
Dodge: 1999 dodge grand caravan alternator, dodge caravan, upper manifold, drain hose

Dodge: dodge pick up starting issues, dodge ram 1500, pickup coil
Dodge: dodge pick up starting issues, dodge ram 1500, pickup coil, rotor

Dodge: man4210@juno.com, engine heat, ram 2500
Dodge: man4210@juno.com, engine heat, ram 2500, pcm

Dodge: man4210@juno.com, dodge ram, pcm
dodge ram, pcm, dodge: I have had similar problems while trying to read codes. The best source to remedy this problem, unfortunately, would be the dealer. They will most likely be able to find the cause of your PCM not connecting with the scanner. More than likely the PCM itself...

Dodge: Pain in the butt, clutch master cylinder, clutch pedal
clutch master cylinder, clutch pedal, clutch kit: Did you make sure the rod connecting the pedal to the master cylinder didn t break? Also, the cylinder mounted on the firewall, with the fluid, is the clutch master cylinder. The slave is down below. It isn t a very easy part to test. Just look as best...

Dodge: parking brake, dodge ram 3500, star wheel
dodge ram 3500, star wheel, 2002 dodge ram 3500: Raise the rear of the vehicle. Chock the front tires. Put it in neutral. You should have a little rummer plug on the rear drum. Remove the plug and adjust the star wheel until the shoes are tighter against the drum. I believe the move the wheel upwards for...

Dodge: Side Exit Exhaust 09 Chally SE V6, high flow cat, new car warranty
high flow cat, new car warranty, dodge neon: Being a new car, it s hard to predict everything, but if you go with a direct fit exhaust, like Flowmaster, Borla, Dynamax, etc that is designed for that car you shouldn t have any problems and install should be a snap. On a lot of the Chrysler vehicles, they...

Dodge: side door, dodge caravan, electrical problem
dodge caravan, electrical problem, drivers seat: A couple things to check. First, make sure the child lock is not on. The switch is located on the door. With car off, lock all doors from the drivers seat. Then unlock. Will door open then? Lock all doors from the drivers seat. Manually unlock side door, will...

Dodge: Tie rod ends, air impact wrench, tie rod ends
air impact wrench, tie rod ends, cotter pin: They make special tools for it, but you really don t need any special tools, except a big pipe wrench (monkey wrench) will make it a lot easier to get them turning. You may need an air impact wrench to loosen the king nuts if the balljoint is spinning. Spray...

Dodge: 3.3 V6 engine rattle noise, catalytic converters, grand caravan
catalytic converters, grand caravan, water pump: This noise is common in the v-6 engine.I read a post where a guy took his to the dealer and was told the same thing.They don t even know what it is.My dad has a Dakota v-6 does this same thing.I think it s something to do with the catalytic converters on them...

Dodge: 318 tuning, spark plug wires, gas mileage
spark plug wires, gas mileage, distributor cap: Change the spark plugs,distributor cap,rotor button,spark plug wires.This is a basic tune up.About all you can do to one for a tune up.Ask the person you buy the plugs from what the gap is,most of the plugs come pre gapped you just need to double check them...

Dodge: 4x4 won't shift to 2 wheel, jeep grand cherokee laredo, jeep grand cherokee
jeep grand cherokee laredo, jeep grand cherokee, grand cherokee laredo: Seth, Check to see if it has a vacuum line running to the transfer case and back to the manifold someplace and check this very well for any sign of it being cracked or something as small as a pin hole.Most of them shift with a vacuum also.Let me know if you...

Dodge: 5.9 DISEL ENGINE, carberator, compression tests
carberator, compression tests, weight oil: I m going to make an assumption that it is a turbo diesel. When it s warm I m assuming the power is full. It has a carb? You said it was an 01. Have you checked the fuel pressure upon initial start-up and after warm-up? Done compression tests? I would say...

Dodge: 83 Dodge PU shifting problems, delay action, atf
delay action, atf, clutch: If this is a Chrysler, you do have the correct fluid right? You are using Chrysler ATF-3? Sounds like the tranny is pretty worn. Clutch bands maybe, or just needs a good flush. Is it fine when it s warm? Let me know if you have any other info. Rich ...

Dodge: 87' Dodge Dakota, dodge dakota, release cable
dodge dakota, release cable, release lever: Brian, Try to unhook the cable from inside the truck from the release lever,It s hard to say where it broke,Hold the cable and pull the wire with a pair of pliers and see if that will release the hood.Don t try to pry the hood open it will not release...

Dodge: '92 Caravan turn signal problem, dodge caravan, fuse box
dodge caravan, fuse box, turn signals: Bill, When you turn the signal on either left or right does the little indicator light up?If it does it is the flasher.To locate it find the fuse box and flip the cover over and find the one that says flasher and replace it.This should be on the inside of...

Dodge: '92 Dakota will not start or turn over., starter solenoid, dodge dakota
starter solenoid, dodge dakota, park position: If the fuses are ok and a new battery with power,1 of 3 things.......faulty starter motor or wiring to starter,solenoid bad,faulty ignition switch,Also check to make sure the shift lever is all the way in the park position.If it s a manual transmission the...

Dodge: '92 Dodge Ram 4x4 3/4 ton deisel purchase, dodge ram 4x4, kelley blue book
dodge ram 4x4, kelley blue book, high mileage: Keith, That is a lot of money for the truck for that many miles.I know the truck seems tight but you can never determine what problems it will start giving you.I would recommend pulling a car fax.on the truck because it will tell you if it has had any major...

Dodge: 92 Dodge Shadow Timing, dodge shadow, harmonic balancer
dodge shadow, harmonic balancer, spark plug: Justin, When the timing belt (chain) breaks on a vehicle,the vehicle jumps time,so just replacing the belt will not fix it.He needs to take out the #1 spark plug,get the plug on top dead center(spark plug at the top)you can have someone put their finger over...

Dodge: 93 dodge dakota stalls out, distributer cap, haynes manual
distributer cap, haynes manual, dodge dakota: Joe, If the wires are not on right the engine would skip,even with one wire crossed.This could have something to do with the timing.A tune up wouldn t have anything to do with reverse gear.If you replaced the filter it shouldn t be bad.If you replaced the...

Dodge: 93 dodge ram 1500 pickup, dodge ram 1500, excessive moisture
dodge ram 1500, excessive moisture, fuel line: Tom, Does the check engine light come?Here are the main things to check for! 1.fuel filter plugged or fuel line restricted. 2.Faulty fuel pump 3.Excessive moisture on or damage to ignition components 4.Worn, faulty or incorrectly gapped spark plugs. ...

Dodge: 93 Jeep GC problems, jeep grand cherokee laredo, jeep grand cherokee
jeep grand cherokee laredo, jeep grand cherokee, grand cherokee laredo: I helped my g/f out once with her jeep transmission and damn what a bitch. A couple of possible things. First of all, is yours full time 4 wheel drive? That would be the 46RH transmission. Not sure if they would bolt up. Apparently they were made 3 years apart...

Dodge: 94 ram not charging no head lights no tach., running lights, electrical problems
running lights, electrical problems, alternator: Carlos, Have you checked the headlights to see if they are not blown?I know both being blown would be unusual but i d check them.Also i would have the battery checked this may be the problem.If the alternator was checked and no problems found you can have...

Dodge: 95 Dodge Diesel, banks power pack, dodge cummins
banks power pack, dodge cummins, dodge diesel: Bill, The temperature fluctuating could be many things,have you checked the rediator to see if it has any build up or residue inside it?It could also have air in the system like an air pocket.If you need to know where the sending unit is let me know i ll...

Dodge: 95 Dodge Spirit Coolant problems, antifreeze coolant, dodge spirit
antifreeze coolant, dodge spirit, costly problem: Debbie, It sounds like you have a cracked overflow tank or the hose may be loose on the tank.The system is pressurized and will cause the water to leak,when the car is not running the pressure on the system is gone.This is more than likely the cause of the...

Dodge: 95 dodge intreped a/c, dodge intreped, pressure transducer
dodge intreped, pressure transducer, cluch: Tim, Yes i was joking when i said that,i was reading up on the air conditioning and i want to forward this to a buddy of mine that s up to par on this type stuff bare with me we ll figure it out.I was just saying that this site is just to try and help people...

Dodge: 95 dodge ram 1500, oil pressure gauge, dodge ram 1500
oil pressure gauge, dodge ram 1500, auto repair business: Apparently the oil pressure dropping was from the truck being wrecked.The 318 engine did have some problems with the plenum gasket blowing out and would cause the oil pressure to fluctuate.I d let them check it to make sure.Oil pressure is vital in the engine.You...

Dodge: 95 intrepid engine light, throttle position sensor, dodge intrepid
throttle position sensor, dodge intrepid, great shape: Vince, The best place to start would be at AutoZone,they will read the code free of charge and will tell you which sensor it is.It s hard for me to say due to there being so many sensors on the car.It could be the T.P.S.(throttle position sensor).But it would...

Dodge: '96 Dodge Dakota 3.9V6 120,000 miles w/cat. converter, vehicle speed sensor, oxygen sensor
vehicle speed sensor, oxygen sensor, things to do this weekend: If the oxygen sensor is the reason the engine light came on i would recommend changing it.The vehicle speed sensor has a magnetic pick up on the end of it that sends a pulse to the p.c.m.If this was the problem the light would be on because it is also a sensor...

Dodge: 96 Dodge Dakota Stalling, vacuum hoses, diy mechanic
vacuum hoses, diy mechanic, 4wd truck: Todd, Usually an o2 sensor will make the engine light come on.Does this truck have a fuel filter on the frame?If so it will be on the drivers side.If it s stalling it s more than likely a fuel issue.It is a lot of trouble but i would try changing the fuel...

Dodge: 96 Dodge Intrepid radio trouble, dodge ram 1500, power antenna
dodge ram 1500, power antenna, dodge intrepid: If you have a power antenna,if the key is on and the radio also it wouldn t be a relay.If it was you wouldn t have power at all.It s more than likely the tuner in the radio is bad.The radio for my Dodge Ram 1500 is $700.00 new.I found a used one on ebay for...

Dodge: 96 Dodge Neon, dodge neon, transmission shop
dodge neon, transmission shop, autozone: anything to do with these new cars is possible,everything being run from the computer.If the gear is slipping and not letting the transmission downshift properly,it can cause your problem.Is the engine light on?if so have it scanned,this will tell you more.AutoZone...

Dodge: 96 dodge neon, dodge neon, fuel filter
dodge neon, fuel filter, hoses: Karen, I m not sure what year has 3 hoses.I would take the old filter to the parts store and let them give you the right one.If you don t have 3 lines on the old one and it was running right i wouldn t worry about the 3rd hose.But look to see if there is...

Dodge: 96 dodge ram 3.9l, vacuum leak, dodge ram
vacuum leak, dodge ram, battery tray: The vents are changing due to a vacuum leak.I had to put a check valve on mine.You also may want to check the servo under the battery tray to make sure the acid has not eaten a hole in one of the lines.As far as the codes did you scan the codes with a code...

Dodge: 97 Dodge Caravan 3.3L Transmission, dodge caravan, 2 quarts
dodge caravan, 2 quarts, transmission leak: The surge can be caused by insufficient amount of fluid.It s hard to say where it could be leaking without seeing it,My advice would be to take it to a garage and let them put it on a lift and show you where the leak is.It only has one filter on the bottom...

Dodge: '97 Dodge Ram 1500, dodge ram 1500, dodge dealer
dodge ram 1500, dodge dealer, auto mechanics: Gayle, I ll check into this,i need to let another mechanic read this...i ll respond back shortly.RamMan Gayle, Sorry so late i had to get in touch with another mechanic.The ignition coil can cause a vehicle to stall.Have the guy that changed the fuel...

Dodge: 97 dodge intrepid, advanced auto parts, intake plenum
advanced auto parts, intake plenum, mileage vehicle: Does this problem occur when your foot is off the gas and your coasting? I had a similar problem in my 94 Shadow. I believe this vehicle has an idle air adjustment on the throttle body. Use a t20 star key and open it a little and see if any difference is made....

Dodge: I have a 97 dodge intrepid..., electronic vehicles, dodge intrepid
electronic vehicles, dodge intrepid, air bag: Jeff, have you checked the fuses? I believe this vehicle has an AirBag relay. Usually, when this problem occurs, that is the problem. In a lot of chrysler electronic vehicles when something electrical goes wrong with something on the vehicle, it will let you...

Dodge: 97 Ram reving high in first gear, dodge dealership, transmission shop
dodge dealership, transmission shop, ram 1500: Jason, Mine is doing the exact same thing,I talked to a friend who is the manager at the Dodge dealership in the service department and found out that these transmission have to be updated.He told me they would put it on the computer and reset it.This will...

Dodge: 98 dodge a/c problem, air condition mechanic, dye color
air condition mechanic, dye color, dodge ram: Tina, You have a freon leak.Take the car to an air condition mechanic,he will have to put a special dye (color) in the system and use a special light to find the leak.Until this is done there is no use in having the system recharged.It will be a waste of...

Dodge: 98 Ram 1500 4X4 V8 5.2, methyl hydrate, cacth
methyl hydrate, cacth, water in the fuel: Al, You will have to remove the alternator and maybe the bracket.I think you can do it without removing the bracket though.It just depends on you,it would probably be easier if you did remove the bracket.They can be a buger to work on.Also check the thermostat...

Dodge: 98 Stratus Transmission, low park, fuel gauge
low park, fuel gauge, auto parts store: For the transmission problem,go to an auto parts store and buy a can of TransTune made by Seafoam and add it to the transmission do not drain the fluid.Add it to the existing transmission fluid,it may be just a stuck valve if it is this stuff will fix it.The...

Dodge: 99 1500 P/U ABS light, brakes rotors, dodge ram
brakes rotors, dodge ram, master cylinder: The only thing it could be is to make sure he bench bled the master cylinder before he installed it,what this does is primes the master cylinder before installing it on the truck.If he s installed a new master cylinder he should have done this providing he...

Dodge: 99 4x4 sport wont stay runningputtering, vacuum leaks, vacuum leak
vacuum leaks, vacuum leak, manual states: You say smoke blew out of exhaust?what color was the smoke?did you gap the plugs to the specifications?Also could be spark plug wires,do you have the plugs wires routed right?Also could be he fuel pump.Also the manual states that it could be faulty fuel..(water...

Dodge: 99 Dakota high temp, no heat, magnum engine, clutch fan
magnum engine, clutch fan, radiator cap: I would check to make sure the radiator itself is not clogged up with debris.Make sure the inside of the radiator isn t corroded.Make sure the fan blades are not broken.And either have the radiator cap pressure tested or buy a new one.Did you make sure the...

Dodge: 99 Dodge Ram 1500 4x4 with 318, dodge ram 1500, chiltons manual
dodge ram 1500, chiltons manual, distributer cap: No not if just the distributor is replaced,Double check your plug wires.....Go buy a Haynes or Chiltons manual and look at the plug wire routing.Check this carefully,if it started skipping after you changed everything this is probably the cause.On a Dodge...

Dodge: 99 Dodge Ram P/U ABS, dodge ram, rotors
dodge ram, rotors, brakes: Bev, Try bleeding the brakes on the rear of the truck.If when you pump up the brake and loosen the little nut to bleed them and fluid comes out you are getting fluid to the back brakes.I m not saying he s wrong but it s a lot cheaper to bleed the brakes to...

Dodge: A518 transmission, converter clutch, dodge 1500
converter clutch, dodge 1500, auto parts store: Try this....Go to an auto parts store and ask them to get you a can of TransTune,this stuff is made by SeaFoam.Put the entire can in the transmission with the existing transmission fluid.Drive the truck to let it circulate through the transmission.I did this...

Dodge: aftermarket, fuel injection problems, ram 1500 hemi
fuel injection problems, ram 1500 hemi, gas mileage: James, If anything happens to the truck as in fuel injection problems or anything related to performance,you can bet that when you take it to the dealer they will tell you that the warranty is void.Any tampering with the vehicle while under warranty will...

Dodge: air intake, dodge ram 1500, cold air intake
dodge ram 1500, cold air intake, gas mileage: James, Any tampering with or modifying any vehicle under warranty can void the warranty.But it s always best to check with a dealer before taking anyones advice.If anything goes wrong with the vehicle it is very easy for the dealer to try and say that the...

Dodge: Battery CCA, cold cranking amps, warm climate
cold cranking amps, warm climate, auto parts store: Hello Morad, This question is not ignorant, Batteries have to work harder in cold weather,The alternator will keep the battery charged,and will not harm the system with a battery with higher cranking amps,Although you will need to refer to the owners manual...

Dodge: bleeding hydraulic lutch, clutch master cylinder, clutch system
clutch master cylinder, clutch system, clutch pedal: Gary, The clutch system is serviced as an assembly,The components cannot be serviced seperately.They re filled with fluid during manufacture,then sealed.If the system is leaking or has air in it the entire system has to be replaced.The clutch pedal position...

Dodge: blowing fuses, fuel pumps, fuel pump
fuel pumps, fuel pump, fuse: Is it a factory fuel pump, or has it been replaced with a remanufactured or aftermarket, say performance pump? It s a fuse and not a relay? If it is a fuse, try upping the resistance. For example if it requires a 25amp fuse, go with a 30amp. Most modern relays...

Dodge: brake light coming on, maintenece, new trucks
maintenece, new trucks, abs light: I have a 96 Ram,the light has been on for about 2 years,brakes are fine.I took it to the dealer,they couldn t find anything.It won t affect anything except the aggravation of just seeing the light on.It could be a sensor but with the abs system on the new...

Dodge: brake lights, new sensor, proably
new sensor, proably, light sensor: the brake light sensor under the pedal may be stuck so check that the sensor may also be on the powerboost brake asistor under the hood also check that if it is a sensor under the hood un plug it and jump the wires if your brakes stay on your vehicle proably...

Dodge: brakes, 2002 dodge 1500, abs brake
2002 dodge 1500, abs brake, caliper: Byron, There is a sensor located on the top of the differential on the rear end.Change this part and see what happens.It costs about 12$.This can cause the light to stay on.Did you bleed the brakes after installing new ones?The only thing is,the sensor will...

Dodge: can a broken heater core cause my van to overheat?, heater core, special tools
heater core, special tools, right tools: Dave, It is a pain to get to,but if you bypassed the heater core and it is still overheating it is probably the thermostat and will need to be changed.The tools needed are not special tools.It s just a pain having to remove all the stuff to get to it.There...

Dodge: Charging problems - '89 Dakota, starter computer, regulator problem
starter computer, regulator problem, autozone: I would recommend taking the alternator to autozone and let them check your alternator,i know you mentioned that you tried one off an exact model.Some have the regulator in the alternator.Not sure on this one but when you tell them the year model,make etc.they...

Dodge: Check engine light., dodge ram slt laramie, dodge ram slt
dodge ram slt laramie, dodge ram slt, gas cap: Paula, I m sorry but i had to laugh when i read this.When the engine light is on it saves a code,so when you hook the truck to a computer it will tell you what code it was.It is most likely a sensor of some sort.Did he happen to give you the code number?No...

Dodge: Clacking Engine, haynes repair manual, vacuum leak
haynes repair manual, vacuum leak, incorrect fuel: Dennis, Here is what the manual says about pinging or knocking sounds during acceleration or uphill........ 1.Incorrect fuel grade. 2.Fault in the fuel or electrical systems. 3.Improper spark plugs.Check the plug type against the VECI label located in...

Dodge: Coil Pins 95 dodge dakota 4cyl 5sp, crank sensor, response engine
crank sensor, response engine, autozone: I would raise the question about the fuel pump.This can also cause this problem,It s hard to say.As far as anything to do with the coil,it would not start,it would just spin over,I don t think the coil is the problem.An o2 sensor would cause the engine light...

Dodge: Coolant leakage, dodge durango, fan blower
dodge durango, fan blower, heater core: The heater core is leaking and will need to be changed.The coolant from the radiator circulates through the engine to cool it,running through the hoses to the heater core.When the hot water gets to the heater core the fan {blower motor}circulates the heat...

Dodge: Cummins temp swing, temperature fluctuation, cummins engine
temperature fluctuation, cummins engine, radiator cap: Dan, No bleeding needed.Check these for defects. 1.Check the drivebelt for proper adjustment. 2.Make sure the core of the radiator is not blocked with debris. 3.Check the fan blades for cracks or broken blades. 4.And the main one.Have the radiator cap...

Dodge: a/c, dodge ram 1500, vacuum line
dodge ram 1500, vacuum line, vacuum leak: Yes it is called a check valve and goes on the vacuum line that goes into the firewall on the passenger side.This vacuum line also hooks to your servo under the battery.When you install this it will solve your problems.I ve had the same problem with mine...

Dodge: cam bearings, cam bearings, high mileage
cam bearings, high mileage, engine knocking: You really can t check anything other than when changing the oil just check to see if you have any metal in the oil.If it s been doing it this long and it happens to be a bearing it would be wise just to rebuild the entire engine.Knocking is not normal and...

Dodge: caravan transmission slips, dodge grand caravan, grand caravan
dodge grand caravan, grand caravan, transmission fluid: Add 1 pint of TransTune made by Seafoam,you can buy this at any auto parts store.Add it to the existing transmission fluid.If anything is wrong with it this will fix the problem.I ve always been skeptical about trying additives to try to cure problems but...

Dodge: checking tramission fluid, correct temp, dodge dakota
correct temp, dodge dakota, mark butler: Mark, There is a dipstick on the left side of the engine close to the firewall,pull the dipstick out holding the dipstick toward the ground(don t tilt it back or the fluid will run and give you a bad reading.It should say on the bottom of the dipstick if...

Dodge: clicking in the fuse panel, fuse panel, dodge neon
fuse panel, dodge neon, fuse box: The big fuses are relays.You re going to have to replace the relay that s bad.Look under the cover of the fuse box and see if one of the relays is for lights (headlights)and for the other problems you listed.If it is replace that relay and you should be back...

Dodge: cummins engine idle, cummins diesel engine, diesel mechanic
cummins diesel engine, diesel mechanic, cummins engine: Matt, I am going to forward this to a friend of mine (diesel mechanic) i will let you know when i get a response.I read the manual about checking the fuel pressure but it is too long and drawn out,This guy will know what the problem is.I will respond soon,Maybe...

Dodge: Dakota V6, timing chains, gas mileage
timing chains, gas mileage, would like your opinion: Scotty, Everyone has their opinion on engines,cars.and such.If you keep the truck serviced it should do you years of service.My dad has a Dakota with 150000 miles on it and has never had to do anything major to it.Timing chains are something that need to...

Dodge: Dead speedometer, brake warning light, fuse panels
brake warning light, fuse panels, abs brake: The blower motor is an electrical problem.Check the fuses.you have some inside the truck and also under the hood on the drivers side in a black box,both fuse panels will tell you what each fuse is on the under side of it.The speedometer screws into the transmission,could...

Dodge: DODGE QUESTION(S), power steering pump, dodge van
power steering pump, dodge van, info sources: There is a lot of info.on the internet as far as manuals.But you will just have to search for it.As far as the belt causing a leak,it s really not possible.The leak was probably there before and when you turn the steering wheel it puts pressure on the pump...

Dodge: Dodge 1990 PickUp, dead battery, rotor
dead battery, rotor, dodge: Erin, I m trying to figure out what you re saying when you say won t turn over.Do you mean it will turn over but sounds like a dead battery?If it s not turning over you won t know if there is a spark because the engine is not turning and not causing any type...

Dodge: Dodge Caravan fan belt, dodge caravan, fan belt
dodge caravan, fan belt, joe joe: Joe, If the engine is eating the belts,something isn t lined up.Aserentine belt has grooves and any misaligned pulleys can eat at the belts.As far as the slipping are all the pulleys tight and aligned properly.Unless you have a pulley bearing locking up.Check...

Dodge: Dodge Caravan, dodge caravans, dodge caravan
dodge caravans, dodge caravan, mopar products: Duane, I wouldnt buy anyone of these vans, the transmissions have a tendency to slip on the Dodge Caravans, and they also burn oil. The Plymouth do almost the same thing. I would buy a good used Ford Van, with a nice v6. I wouldnt monkey around with Mopar...

Dodge: Dodge Durango - Electrical, dodge durango, high beams
dodge durango, high beams, fuse box: There should be a relay in the fuse box for the flashers,but you really can t tell if it s bad because it will probably be metal or plastic.You ll just have to replace it.Or it may be under the hood,there is another fuse box there.should be a black box on...

Dodge: Dodge Grand Caravan 1998, dodge grand caravan, vehicle history report
dodge grand caravan, vehicle history report, grand caravan: Did you buy the van new?Dodge did have some transmission issues.As far as very often depends on the transmission being serviced!They do not need to be serviced very often.As far as the reverse on a cliff please be more specific,are you talking about on an...

Dodge: Dodge Grand Caravan Se-electrical??!!, dodge grand caravan, grand caravan
dodge grand caravan, grand caravan, abs light: Shannon, You more than likely have a dead battery,If it blew a fuse the lights wouldn t work.If the engine light is on i would hook it to a computer to diagnose the problem.It s really hard to say due to all the electronics now on the newer cars.But i would...

Dodge: Dodge Guages not working, randy reed, exhaust temp
randy reed, exhaust temp, instrument cluster: Randy, I didn t mean to sound as if i were doubting you checked the fuses,i just didn t see that mentioned Sorry.If this problem started after the other guages were installed i ll bet you this is where the problem is.They had to tie into the wiring somewhere...

Dodge: Dodge Intrepid fuel question., crankshaft position sensor, gas gauge
crankshaft position sensor, gas gauge, fuel guage: Kelly, What kind of car and year is it.Have you ever had any problems with the fuel guage?I had a similar problem this weekend,Had a crankshaft position sensor put on my mother-in-laws car,She called and said it would not start again.When i went over to check...

Dodge: Dodge Intrepid: Map Sensor, dodge intrepid, smoke one
dodge intrepid, smoke one, one of the guys: Uuugh!Yep that usually is what happens,with the money i mean.Have you noticed the engine light coming on?It could be the MAP sensor.This is the reason i asked about the engine light.You see the MAP sensor is a sensor which would usually make the engine light...

Dodge: Dodge Intrepid Power Windows, 2002 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid
2002 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid, fuse box: Don, If all other windows are working all you can do is get a meter and check the power from the switch to the motor,but it s more than likely the motor has gone out if you don t hear it.If you heard the motor and it wasn t raising the window the regulator...

Dodge: Dodge Intrepid Service, dodge intrepid sxt, dodge intrepid
dodge intrepid sxt, dodge intrepid, climbing a hill: You have a bad sensor, somewhere on the engine. Service is needed. Also you should never, add higher octang gas to the engine. It could damage the engine because higher octang burns hotter. If you think you have bad fuel add a bottle of heat to the fuel tank,...

Dodge: Dodge Neon 1997 Highline, dodge neon 1997, dodge neon
dodge neon 1997, dodge neon, hilly city: Lori, This probably would have blown the motor if anything,with the revving up real high.But it would have had to rev high for a long period of time.If the engine runs good i wouldn t worry too much about it.I probably would take it to them and explain what...

Dodge: Dodge Neon Engine Hesitation, engine hesitation, dodge neon
engine hesitation, dodge neon, carbon removal: How do the spark plugs look? Are they gapped correctly? OK, so the engine it having touble, especially under load..hmm.. yea, check the plugs, and make sure they all have a solid connection. Then try a bottle of SeaFoam in the vacuum like while the engine...

Dodge: Dodge Ram 1500-burning oil fast, dodge ram 1500, oil consumption
dodge ram 1500, oil consumption, burning oil: The plenum gasket needs replacing,remove the intake and flip it over there is a plenum pan underneath the bottom side of the intake it has a gasket on it,the gasket there is broken.The oil is being sucked into the intake is what is causing the oil consumption.Unless...

Dodge: Dodge Ram 1500, dodge ram 1500, pressure gage
dodge ram 1500, pressure gage, electrical problem: Did a dealer install the oil pump?My concern is the oil pressure dropping to zero!I would go to whoever installed the oil pump and tell them your problem and that this started when the oil pump was installed.If the problem started after the oil pump was installed...

Dodge: Dodge Ram 2500 motor problem, dodge ram 2500, chevy 350
dodge ram 2500, chevy 350, mile warranty: Joe, Sorry to hear they took your money for just an opinion,But the truth is they are probably right.I had a valve spring on a chevrolet break on me and it started skipping really bad.And if the cylinder has no compression,it s more than likely the problem.120,000...

Dodge: Dodge Ram No Heat, dodge ram, heat fan
dodge ram, heat fan, heater core: It is either the water pump or the radiator.Does the radiator have any build up in it?If they flushed the system it shouldn t have but they also shouldn t have charged you $180.00 for a fluid flush and thermostat either.It could be air in the system(radiator).After...

Dodge: Dodge Truck Brake Repair, dodge dually, dodge truck
dodge dually, dodge truck, rotar: I d check everything especially the caliper.When you turn the rotors,it smooths out all the uneven spots.And i m like you thinking a softer pad isn t going to solve the problem.If for some reason they did not tighten the bolts on the caliper really good it...

Dodge: Dodge Truck, excessive oil consumption, dodge engines
excessive oil consumption, dodge engines, dodge truck: Chris, I know this will sound crazy,but mine does the same thing when it is put in reverse in the morning right after you start it up.But it stops after a few minutes.I really don t know what to tell you on this one because the dodge transmissions are junk.I...

Dodge: Door Opening, door latch, dodge caravan
door latch, dodge caravan, flashlight: It is more than likely the rod that runs from the inside door handle to the latch.Check and make sure the rod has not come loose.If it has it should just be a simple plastic clip.If the door opens from the outside it is not the door latch.You may be able to...

Dodge: dodge brake problems, proportioning valve, proplem
proportioning valve, proplem, problem thanks: A second opinion always helps.Try letting a shop bleed them for you,just tell them you think you have air in the lines.See what they say.It could be the proportioning valve.But never go on the first opinion.It should be pushing the fluid out.So it s either...

Dodge: dodge caravan se, dodge caravan, rear tires
dodge caravan, rear tires, weather condition: Lani, when the store rotated the tires for you did you notice if they checked to see what the problem was?In most cases they will just assume that the job they specialize in is what it has something to do with.What kind of service center checked the van for...

Dodge: dodge caravan, dodge caravan, front wheel drive
dodge caravan, front wheel drive, noice: Hi aswin, Since I m only the Stealth expert I may not get this right but I ll try anyway. A squeeking noise when you attempt to use the A/C is usually the belt slipping. The things you want to check (in order) are : 1. Check that the belt is tight enought...

Dodge: dodge cargo van 1500, gas mileage, cargo van
gas mileage, cargo van, overdrive: Is it a 318 or 360?If it s the 360 it s not going to get much better gas mileage.Plus it s a heavy van so gas mileage isn t going to be very good.How do you mean sluggish?Some cars shift into overdrive at about 45 m.p.h.If it s sluggish around town it can...

Dodge: dodge decota pickup, todays cars, dakota trucks
todays cars, dakota trucks, decota: Does the fuel guage work right?(I m not asking this as if you were not capable of knowing).My truck was doing this at about 1/4th of a tank,but would run out of gas and it wound up being the guage was not accurate.Also you can visit automotiveforums.com and...

Dodge: dodge intrepid engine blown, dodge engines, dodge intrepid
dodge engines, dodge intrepid, junk yard: Addie, Anytime you purchase a used engine,unfortunately this is just one of the problems you deal with.As far as the shop that installed the used engine,it would be just wasting your time trying to get them to do anything about it.And legally they don t have...

Dodge: dodge neon defrost, technical service bulletins, vacuum leak
technical service bulletins, vacuum leak, dodge neon: There should be some small vacuum lines that run from the firewall to the intake over next to the side the heater core is located you ll probably have to add a check valve to fix the problem.To do this i would check the internet for the technical service bulletins...

Dodge: dodge pickup leaking antifreeze, dodge pickup, wet spots
dodge pickup, wet spots, antifreeze: Check the thermostat housing really well,it will leak and cause the water to trickle down the front side of the engine behind the alternator.You didn t mention what part of the engine.Front or rear?Also the intake gasket will cause it to leak but it will leak...

Dodge: dodge ram 2500 transmission 1995 4X4, dodge ram 2500, torque converter
dodge ram 2500, torque converter, overhall: The transmission will have to be checked,i d check the torque converter.But if it won t move all you can do is replace it.You can try adding some SeaFoam made by TransTune to it to see if it will make it move.It costs very little around $5 or $6.Add the entire...

Dodge: dodge ram starter, negative battery cable, dodge ram 4x4
negative battery cable, dodge ram 4x4, overrunning clutch: Jerry, Did you have the transmission rebuilt by a reputable builder?Anything is possible,but the linkage probably wouldn t hook back up right.If the starter motor spins but the engine is not cranking,the overrunning clutch in the starter motor is slipping...

Dodge: dodge ram van, dodge ram van, disc brakes
dodge ram van, disc brakes, ram van: If the bearings were bad they should have been replaced not repacked!If the brakes are worn out they can cause the grinding noise,When the pad gets too thin it will cause the srubbing sound.I would recommend taking the car to someone you know or trust and...

Dodge: dodge stealth, clutch fluid, dodge stealth
clutch fluid, dodge stealth, dodge stealths: If the gears grind while your clutch is pressed down,your clutch either needs fluid or to be replaced.You should have a small reservoir on the firewall under the hood that holds the fluid for the clutch.Check this first.Or if it is only doing it in first and...

Dodge: dodge transmision, dodge transmision, dodge truck
dodge transmision, dodge truck, torque converter: Jim, I have a Ram 1500 v-8.It started hesitating shifting.I talked to a friend of mine that owns a parts store,he told me to try something called TransTune made by SeaFoam.I was skeptical but bought the can and added it to my transmission and drove it up...

Dodge: drive shaft, dodge dekota, grease fitting
dodge dekota, grease fitting, grease fittings: You do not have to remove the hanger bearing to remove the u-joints,Put it in a vise and you can pivot the shaft around to get to the joints.You ll need to remove the lock rings on the inside of each cap to remove the caps from the joints.They can be a pain...

Dodge: drum brakes, apretice, drum brakes
apretice, drum brakes, rear drums: I think you will have problems with the brakes since you sawed off part of the adjusting mechanisum. This adjusts the drum brakes, as the wheel turns. If you damaged the boot you will loose brake fluid. Sounds like you will have to take it apart and fix it...

Dodge: dummy lights, rear differential, dadge
rear differential, dadge, magnetic pickup: Jim, I know the Dodge Ram has a speed sensor on top of the rear differential that will cause this problem and is also an easy fix.I m not positive where it is located on the Dakota,but i know they have one.Check there and see,it is a little sensor that has...

Dodge: Engine doesn't heat up, engine temp, dodge dakota
engine temp, dodge dakota, autoparts store: Maegan, Yes it would be just as wise because radiators now can be ordered online for a fraction of the cost as you would pay for one at the autoparts store.I think i got mine from radiators.com.It was ordered for a tahoe original price was $380.00 before...

Dodge: Engine Life, preventive maintence, changing oil
preventive maintence, changing oil, thousand miles: Most engines will last about 250, to 300 thousand miles. Depends on how well the engine is taken care of. Changing oil, and preventive maintence on the engine will make it last a long time. As for a new engine or rebuilding it, that all depends on the price....

Dodge: Engine missing, dodge ram1500, spark plug wires
dodge ram1500, spark plug wires, ed kaiser: Ed, I m sorry for not getting back to you sooner.The problem you are having sounds like a broken valve spring or bent valve.You can remove the valve cover to check for a broken spring.Don t pay them the $1000.00 to change the pump.That s crazy if they told...

Dodge: Engine Problems, dodge dakota, rattling sound
dodge dakota, rattling sound, catalytic converter: Keith, When you start the truck have you noticed any unusual noise from under the truck such as some sort of rattling sound?It sounds like the catalytic converter is stopped up.Go to the rear of the truck and see if you can tell if the exhaust is restricted.If...

Dodge: Engine wont start, spec cars, dodge ram
spec cars, dodge ram, fuel tank: When you turn the key to the on position without starting or turning the engine over,if the fuel pump is working you will hear a low humming noise for a few seconds from the fuel tank.Another way is to unhook the gas line that runs from the fuel tank (pump)and...

Dodge: engine shutdown under power, oxygen sensors, engine shutdown
oxygen sensors, engine shutdown, don don: Don, It could be one of the things you mentioned,but i think i d talk to someone about the fuel pump first.It may not be completely bad but this is one of the symptoms,It s just sad to say but if you ve had everything else checked out and they checked good...

Dodge: engine stalls while driving, engine stalls, didge
engine stalls, didge, catalytic converter: The engine stalling has no effect on the accesories,the battery is what keeps the accesories powered.Does it stall as if it were starving for gas?If the engine is losing power while driving,you could have a stopped up catalytic converter.Do you hear any kind...

Dodge: engine swap?, jeep grand cherokee, dodge ram van
jeep grand cherokee, dodge ram van, grand cherokee: The short block would work a lot easier than just trying to bolt it in,because of the wiring differences.You d save a lot of headache and time doing it this way.As far as the transmission,i d check the van to see what the transmission is in it.I know Dodge...

Dodge: engine temperature control, temperature gauge, temperature switch
temperature gauge, temperature switch, engine temperature: Tim, If the temperature is at the first mark i wouldn t worry too much about it.The hot temperatures outside do have an effect on the way a car runs.If you changed the thermostat,look in the radiator for any buildup inside the radiator,if it has any buildup...

Dodge: Fuel Filter for 1997 Dodge Dakota V8 4x4, vacuum leak, dodge dakota
vacuum leak, dodge dakota, auto zone: Brandon, This is true,but don t spend the money on a fuel pump just to change the filter.Have you cleaned the throttle body?It could be a vacuum leak at the throttle body or intake manifold.Have you noticed the engine light coming on?Although with a fuel...

Dodge: Fuel pump chrsyler town and country, chrysler town and country, fuel pump relay
chrysler town and country, fuel pump relay, fuel pump: It sounds like a.) fuel filter is clogged (need to check fuel pressure before and after the filter) or b.) fuel pump relay. I work at a parts store and more often than not, it s one of these. Try swapping the A/C and Fuel relay. They don t always fit so you...

Dodge: 1977 dodge club cab shortbox 4x4, dodge trucks, dodge
Dodge: 1977 dodge club cab shortbox 4x4, dodge trucks, dodge

Dodge: 1986 Ram bumper rust, rust problem, auto parts stores
Dodge: 1986 Ram bumper rust, rust problem, auto parts stores, naval jelly

Dodge: 1992 dodge pu front axle u-joint 1500 series, bolts, hub
Dodge: 1992 dodge pu front axle u-joint 1500 series, bolts, hub, hammer

Dodge: 1993 Dodge Stealth ES, drive gears, altenator
Dodge: 1993 Dodge Stealth ES, drive gears, altenator, gears

Dodge: no subject, abs light, dodge intrepid
Dodge: no subject, abs light, dodge intrepid, electric windows

Dodge: 1995 Dodge Ram 2500 coversion van 5.2 318 magnum engine, fuel pump, tank
Dodge: 1995 Dodge Ram 2500 coversion van 5.2 318 magnum engine, fuel pump, tank

Dodge: 1996 Dodge Ram starting problems., rich mixture, start ups
Dodge: 1996 Dodge Ram starting problems., rich mixture, start ups, scan tool

Dodge: 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 stalling, tps, ram 1500
Dodge: 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 stalling, tps, ram 1500, thermostat

Dodge: 1997 dodge caravan starts then dies, bad computer, theft device
Dodge: 1997 dodge caravan starts then dies, bad computer, theft device, instrument cluster

Dodge: 1998 Dodge Ram, throttlebody, intake pipe
Dodge: 1998 Dodge Ram, throttlebody, intake pipe, bogs

Dodge: 1999 2500 Dodge Ram, dodge ram, pump fuel
Dodge: 1999 2500 Dodge Ram, dodge ram, pump fuel, fuel pump

Dodge: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan won't start, grand caravan, dashboard
Dodge: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan won't start, grand caravan, dashboard, instrumentation

Dodge: 1999 dodge ram 1500 4x4 rearend noise, drive shaft, rearend
Dodge: 1999 dodge ram 1500 4x4 rearend noise, drive shaft, rearend, driveshaft

Dodge: 2000 Dakota, extreme engine noise, fan clutch, clutch
Dodge: 2000 Dakota, extreme engine noise, fan clutch, clutch, mechanic

Dodge: 2000 Dodge Neon dash and tail lights don't work!?~, fuse, high beams
Dodge: 2000 Dodge Neon dash and tail lights don't work!?~, fuse, high beams, headlight switch

Dodge: 2001 2500 dodge ram will not start, throttle position sensor, throttle body
Dodge: 2001 2500 dodge ram will not start, throttle position sensor, throttle body

Dodge: 2001 Dodge PU rear brakes, screw driver
Dodge: 2001 Dodge PU rear brakes, screw driver

Dodge: 2001 dodge Ram Transmissions, dodge ram, dodge
Dodge: 2001 dodge Ram Transmissions, dodge ram, dodge, trasmission

Dodge: 2001 Ram 2500 power loss, bell crank, pump fuel
Dodge: 2001 Ram 2500 power loss, bell crank, pump fuel, fuel pumps

Dodge: 2002 Crew Cab Dodge Truck Windows, back seat drivers, rear window
Dodge: 2002 Crew Cab Dodge Truck Windows, back seat drivers, rear window, chrysler product

Dodge: 3.3 V6 engine rattle noise, dodge dakota, dodge
Dodge: 3.3 V6 engine rattle noise, dodge dakota, dodge, tension

Dodge: 5.9 DISEL ENGINE, railing system, air pockets
Dodge: 5.9 DISEL ENGINE, railing system, air pockets, fuel pressure

Dodge: 83 Dodge PU shifting problems, dodge 4x4, logan
Dodge: 83 Dodge PU shifting problems, dodge 4x4, logan, dodge

Dodge: '92 Dodge Ram 4x4 3/4 ton deisel purchase, cummins engine, head gasket
Dodge: '92 Dodge Ram 4x4 3/4 ton deisel purchase, cummins engine, head gasket, cylinder walls

Dodge: 93 dodge dakota stalls out, accellerator, speed sensor
Dodge: 93 dodge dakota stalls out, accellerator, speed sensor, railroad track

Dodge: 93 Jeep GC problems, sized vans, trans act
Dodge: 93 Jeep GC problems, sized vans, trans act, torque converter

Dodge: 94 ram not charging no head lights no tach., voltage regulator
Dodge: 94 ram not charging no head lights no tach., voltage regulator

Dodge: 95 Dodge Diesel
Dodge: 95 Dodge Diesel

Dodge: 95 dodge ram 1500
Dodge: 95 dodge ram 1500

Dodge: 95 intrepid engine light, second time
Dodge: 95 intrepid engine light, second time

Dodge: '96 Dodge Dakota 3.9V6 120,000 miles w/cat. converter, o2 sensors, sensers
Dodge: '96 Dodge Dakota 3.9V6 120,000 miles w/cat. converter, o2 sensors, sensers, dodge dakota

Dodge: 96 Dodge Dakota Stalling, fuel pump relay, fuel pump
Dodge: 96 Dodge Dakota Stalling, fuel pump relay, fuel pump, cold engine

Dodge: 96 Dodge Neon, fuel pumps, fuel pressure
Dodge: 96 Dodge Neon, fuel pumps, fuel pressure, spacer

Dodge: '97 Dodge Ram 1500, dodge pick ups, dodge ram 1500
Dodge: '97 Dodge Ram 1500, dodge pick ups, dodge ram 1500, crank sensor

Dodge: 98 dodge a/c problem, freon leak, job
Dodge: 98 dodge a/c problem, freon leak, job

Dodge: 98 Stratus Transmission, speed sensor, wheel
Dodge: 98 Stratus Transmission, speed sensor, wheel

Dodge: A518 transmission, several times, 15 minutes
Dodge: A518 transmission, several times, 15 minutes, blog

Dodge: bleeding hydraulic lutch, master cyl, pushrod
Dodge: bleeding hydraulic lutch, master cyl, pushrod, master cylinder

Dodge: blowing fuses, salvage yards, engine harness
Dodge: blowing fuses, salvage yards, engine harness, exact part number

Dodge: brake light coming on, rearend, brake light
Dodge: brake light coming on, rearend, brake light

Dodge: Charging problems - '89 Dakota, cooling fan, alternator
Dodge: Charging problems - '89 Dakota, cooling fan, alternator, full speed

Dodge: Check engine light., leaky hose, hose connection
Dodge: Check engine light., leaky hose, hose connection, obdii code reader

Dodge: Coil Pins 95 dodge dakota 4cyl 5sp, dodge 1500, 4x4
Dodge: Coil Pins 95 dodge dakota 4cyl 5sp, dodge 1500, 4x4, dodge

Dodge: Cummins temp swing, thermostat, coolant
Dodge: Cummins temp swing, thermostat, coolant, cummins

Dodge: a/c, check valve, freon
Dodge: a/c, check valve, freon, avail

Dodge: clicking in the fuse panel, power amps, charge temperature
Dodge: clicking in the fuse panel, power amps, charge temperature, car battery

Dodge: cummins engine idle, fire wall, cummins
Dodge: cummins engine idle, fire wall, cummins, rpm

Dodge: Dakota V6, refined design, fuel consumption
Dodge: Dakota V6, refined design, fuel consumption, dynomax

Dodge: Dead speedometer, autozone, speedometer
Dodge: Dead speedometer, autozone, speedometer, negative battery cable

Dodge: DODGE QUESTION(S), ram 2500, overflow
Dodge: DODGE QUESTION(S), ram 2500, overflow, dads

Dodge: Dodge Intrepid Power Windows, battery charger
Dodge: Dodge Intrepid Power Windows, battery charger

Dodge: Dodge Intrepid Service, camshaft position sensor, camshaft
Dodge: Dodge Intrepid Service, camshaft position sensor, camshaft, dodge

Dodge: Dodge Neon Engine Hesitation, dodge neon, exhaust manifold
Dodge: Dodge Neon Engine Hesitation, dodge neon, exhaust manifold, dodge

Dodge: Dodge Ram 1500-burning oil fast, high mileage, compression check
Dodge: Dodge Ram 1500-burning oil fast, high mileage, compression check, valve guides

Dodge: Dodge Ram 1500, magnum v8, dodge trucks
Dodge: Dodge Ram 1500, magnum v8, dodge trucks, stock oil

Dodge: Dodge Ram No Heat, heater core, hot water
Dodge: Dodge Ram No Heat, heater core, hot water, debris

Dodge: dodge brake problems, vacuum pump, rubber line
Dodge: dodge brake problems, vacuum pump, rubber line, brake line

Dodge: dodge decota pickup, dodge dealership, fuel pumps
Dodge: dodge decota pickup, dodge dealership, fuel pumps, ramman

Dodge: dodge pickup leaking antifreeze, freeze plugs, ram van
Dodge: dodge pickup leaking antifreeze, freeze plugs, ram van

Dodge: dodge ram 2500 transmission 1995 4X4, pump, pins
Dodge: dodge ram 2500 transmission 1995 4X4, pump, pins, tc

Dodge: dodge ram starter, blown fuse, starter relay
Dodge: dodge ram starter, blown fuse, starter relay, bottom right

Dodge: dodge transmision, seals, overdrive
Dodge: dodge transmision, seals, overdrive, dodge

Dodge: Engine missing, chev
Dodge: Engine missing, chev

Dodge: engine stalls while driving
Dodge: engine stalls while driving

Dodge: Fuel Filter for 1997 Dodge Dakota V8 4x4, oxygen sensor, ram truck
Dodge: Fuel Filter for 1997 Dodge Dakota V8 4x4, oxygen sensor, ram truck

Dodge: four wheel drive, vacuum lines, frame rail
Dodge: four wheel drive, vacuum lines, frame rail, 4x4

Dodge: fuel system, bolts, tank
Dodge: fuel system, bolts, tank

Dodge: Grand Caravan power loss, dodge grand caravan, logic error
Dodge: Grand Caravan power loss, dodge grand caravan, logic error, grand caravan

Dodge: NO HEAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, dodge ram 1500, heat duct
Dodge: NO HEAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, dodge ram 1500, heat duct, silver cable

Dodge: Head Gasket, head gaskets, antifreeze
Dodge: Head Gasket, head gaskets, antifreeze, castings

Dodge: Intrepid 2000, instrument panel
Dodge: Intrepid 2000, instrument panel

Dodge: idling problem, dodge ram quad cab, ram quad cab
Dodge: idling problem, dodge ram quad cab, ram quad cab, accelerator pedal

Dodge: instrument cluster, phillups, juck
Dodge: instrument cluster, phillups, juck, instrument cluster

Dodge: Low heater out-put, coolant temperature, nature of the beast
Dodge: Low heater out-put, coolant temperature, nature of the beast, water pump

Dodge: leak, silcone, plastic strip
Dodge: leak, silcone, plastic strip, silicone sealer

Dodge: Motor has no spark, oil pressure gauge, spark plug wires
Dodge: Motor has no spark, oil pressure gauge, spark plug wires, crankshaft sensor

Dodge: passenger side a/c warm, vacuum leaks, vacuum problem
Dodge: passenger side a/c warm, vacuum leaks, vacuum problem, electric switches

Dodge: Ram 1500 won't start, dodge ram 1500, engine thermostat
Dodge: Ram 1500 won't start, dodge ram 1500, engine thermostat, dodge ram

Dodge: Removing Tailgate, gas mileage, air flow
Dodge: Removing Tailgate, gas mileage, air flow, tailgate

Dodge: RUNNING HOT, cracked head, power flush
Dodge: RUNNING HOT, cracked head, power flush, exhaust gas

Dodge: signal light problem, dodge magnum, clock spring
Dodge: signal light problem, dodge magnum, clock spring, signal problem

Dodge: smoking front brakes in 1997 Dodge Ram Van, jeep grand cherokee, grand cherokee
Dodge: smoking front brakes in 1997 Dodge Ram Van, jeep grand cherokee, grand cherokee, calipers

Dodge: no spark, fuel pump not working, dodge grand caravan, coil pack
Dodge: no spark, fuel pump not working, dodge grand caravan, coil pack, grand caravan

Dodge: squeeking belt 96 dodge caravan, bearing, auto parts store
Dodge: squeeking belt 96 dodge caravan, bearing, auto parts store

Dodge: stahl and restart of dodge avenger, crank sensor, cam sensor
Dodge: stahl and restart of dodge avenger, crank sensor, cam sensor, camshaft

Dodge: stalling '2000 dodge stratus, throttle gas, throttle plate
Dodge: stalling '2000 dodge stratus, throttle gas, throttle plate, shaft sensors

Dodge: stalling problem/98 dodge ram, electrical hookup, auto parts store
Dodge: stalling problem/98 dodge ram, electrical hookup, auto parts store, distribution points

Dodge: starting problem 95 dodge dakota, starter solenoid, engine cranks
Dodge: starting problem 95 dodge dakota, starter solenoid, engine cranks, column switch

Dodge: Transmission Damage, tow truck company, output shaft
Dodge: Transmission Damage, tow truck company, output shaft, drive wheels

Dodge: torque values, ft lbs torque, dodge ram 1500
Dodge: torque values, ft lbs torque, dodge ram 1500, wheel hub

Dodge: truck won"t start, crank shaft, fuse
Dodge: truck won"t start, crank shaft, fuse

Dodge: U Joint, dodge ram 1500, dodge rams
Dodge: U Joint, dodge ram 1500, dodge rams, drive shaft

Dodge: water pump for a dodge Ram p/u, gasoline engines, strap wrench
Dodge: water pump for a dodge Ram p/u, gasoline engines, strap wrench, fan shroud

Dodge: Front wheel spindle nuts and bearing seals, bearings, hub
Dodge: Front wheel spindle nuts and bearing seals, bearings, hub

Dodge: no subject, throttle position sensor, throttle body
Dodge: no subject, throttle position sensor, throttle body

Dodge: fan blower, dakota club cab, fan blower
dakota club cab, fan blower, problem thanks: Lynn, I repaired my dads,the resistor was on the firewall.I m not sure on yours his was a 94 model.I would call dodge or if they can t help, you can buy a Haynes or Chiltons repair manual at most auto parts store to find out exactly where yours is located.This...

Dodge: fixed heater blower problem, now another, dodge dakota, heater blower
dodge dakota, heater blower, fuses: Have you rechecked the fuses?retrace the wires is all you can do.it sounds like a short somewhere,but replacing the resistor and just removing the radio shouldn t have stripped a wire because of where the plug is located.You should have some fuses under the...

Dodge: four wheel drive, dodge ram 2500, automatic transmission fluid
dodge ram 2500, automatic transmission fluid, dodge ram 2500 4x4: Mike, The transfer case lube is dexron 2 automatic transmission fluid.Mopar is fine.I would have the vacuum shift motor checked.It is obvious that the problem is from the front driveshaft to the wheel.If it just did it since this fall without you knowing,it...

Dodge: four wheel drive, mechanic friend, shift fork
mechanic friend, shift fork, ram 1500: Chis, Sorry for taking so much time to respond to your question,I had to read up on this some!I was reading the manual and it says the shift fork may be cracked or inserts worn or fork binding on the rail.I m waiting on another response from my other mechanic...

Dodge: fuel system, water in the fuel, dodge dakota
water in the fuel, dodge dakota, gas tank: It s not a bad job if you have a place to do it.You ll have to remove the tank to replace it.If when you turn the key to the on position you hear a roaring noise from the tank the fuel pump is working.You could have water in the fuel.A stopped up catalytic...

Dodge: Gauges, 1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid
1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid, cluster computer: Christie, It could be either of these mentioned.If the engine light is on,take it to an autozone and let them read the code.The engine light came on for a reason.It may have something to do with what you re describing.It s hard to say but having the code...

Dodge: Grand Caravan power loss, dodge grand caravan, loss occured
dodge grand caravan, loss occured, 2 quarts: More than likely if the converter was stopped up you would have no power,If the engine light is on take it to AutoZone and let them scan it for you,this will tell you if it is a sensor problem.Although i would not hesitate having the converter checked.It is...

Dodge: NO HEAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, dodge ram 1500, fan blower
dodge ram 1500, fan blower, heater core: Check the hoses that run from the engine to the heater core and see if they are getting hot,The hot water from the engine goes to the heater core and the fan blower motor under the dash circulates the heat.It could either be the fan motor or the heater core...

Dodge: HELP ME!, dodge truck, weight oil
dodge truck, weight oil, buddys: It probably won t crack the block, of course make sure you use a light weight oil and make sure you let it warm up in the morning for at least 5-10 minutes. Start around 2800 RPM. Depending on the gearing it should be around there. Let me know how it works....

Dodge: Head Gasket, blown head gasket, dodge ram 1500
blown head gasket, dodge ram 1500, coolant leak: Have you checked the radiator and cap to make sure it is not leaking?My tahoe had a coolant leak and i could not find it anywhere,i had to remove the fan shroud to find the leak.Having to replace a water pump 3 times in 4 months is very unusual.Which they...

Dodge: No Heat, heater control valve, heater cores
heater control valve, heater cores, dodge dakota: Larry, If you ve changed the thermostat it s probably the heater core.Have you tried back flushing the heater core?Have you tried touching the heater hose to the heater core when the engine is hot?I ve read about a lot of people having trouble with the heater...

Dodge: Hello , First of all excuse..., grand caravan sport, dodge grand caravan sport
grand caravan sport, dodge grand caravan sport, dodge grand caravan: Michael, I can only imagine the frustration. First, check to see if there is a tight connection from the terminals to the top posts (side?). Then make sure the wires (-) and (+) and tight on the terminals. Then check the bat. wire on the starter. Make sure...

Dodge: Hemi engine swap, dodge ram 1500, engine management system
dodge ram 1500, engine management system, dodge dealer: The first issue would be that a manual transmission is floor mounted and an automatic in a truck is on the column.But you can make the changes,you ll have to go buy the conversion kit from an auto parts store.If you also got the computer with the engine you...

Dodge: Hesitation Problem with Chrysler 300M 3.5L, hesitation problem, accelerator pedal
hesitation problem, accelerator pedal, chrysler 300m: If the engine light was on have someone scan the codes on the engine.AutoZone will do this.The codes stored will tell you what the problem is.It could be a sensor of some sort.It could be the fuel pump but i d have the codes scanned before i replaced the fuel...

Dodge: Hesitation, dodge ram van, ram van
dodge ram van, ram van, fuel filter: Tony, From what you are describing,it has to be a fuel pump issue.Have you changed the fuel filter?I would start by changing the fuel filter.But if it has to do with gas in the tank i would bet anything it s fuel pump related.Also i would check the fuel pressure...

Dodge: no heat!!, temp guage, saskatchewan canada
temp guage, saskatchewan canada, jeep liberty: Marnie, Have you tried back flushing the heater core?Let me check a little further on this,i ll respond in a little while with the latest results.Also when the truck reaches temperature,put your hands on the hoses running to the heater core and check to see...

Dodge: help, transmission fluid change, oxygen sensor
transmission fluid change, oxygen sensor, engine temp: Iwould connect a codescanner to this one from a cold start. This sometimes problem can be very difficult to detect. I would examine the scanner as engine temp reaches the 190f level. Also note all voltage parameters during operation of the van. need...

Dodge: hesitation and staling of a 2003 dodge dakota, vacuum problem, vacuum leak
vacuum problem, vacuum leak, vacuum lines: Michael, A vacuum leak will cause a hesitation,check all the vacuum lines on the engine for cracks and loose connections.Also has it been a while since it was tuned up?What about the check engine light?has it been on?spark plugs not gapped correctly can cause...

Dodge: Intrepid 2000, fuel indicator, front doors
fuel indicator, front doors, couple inches: As for number one question 1. You can a special glue for this that will keep the gasket in place. Autozone, napa or carquest sells this. 2. No, I havent heard of this problem on the Intrepid. If its still under warranty, have it looked at by Dodge. These...

Dodge: idel, screw type, adjustment screw
screw type, adjustment screw, dodge dakota: if the truck won t idle,the screw you see apparently is not an adjusting screw.Have you noticed an engine light on?If it has a throttle body carb.it may need cleaning.or possibly a tune up.The adjustment screw will have a screw type head on it.it turns clockwise...

Dodge: idling problem, gasket surfaces, vacuum leak
gasket surfaces, vacuum leak, dodge dakota: Things to check as stated in the manual! Looose or faulty electrical connections at distributor,coil or alternator. fault in fuel or electrical system. Vacuum leak at the gasket surfaces of the intake manifold or throttle body(make sure throttle body is...

Dodge: instrument cluster, dodge ram 1500, dodge dealership
dodge ram 1500, dodge dealership, jump link: Chris, The manual only goes to P0804,Did you use a scan tool or jump link with a wire or paperclip?If you didn t use a scan tool i d recommend going to AutoZone and have them run the trouble codes for you.As far as those codes i don t know what they are,But...

Dodge: LeBaron Transmission, lebaron convertible, time transmission
lebaron convertible, time transmission, transmission work: Yes it could be a shift solenoid,I would call the dealership and ask if there is software update for the transmission on this car.My truck was doing the same thing and this is what they told me.I would talk to them before changing out a bunch of stuff because...

Dodge: LIGHTS, running board, interior light
running board, interior light, durango: To make the lights come on and go off with the doors being opened and closed the wire will have to be tied into the inside light wire.You will have to track where to tie in at.I know the little button on the inside of each door is a good place to start!Just...

Dodge: Low heater out-put, coolant level, dodge ram
coolant level, dodge ram, heat water: Check the coolant level,drivebelt tension,If the engine takes a long time to warm up,the thermostat is probably stuck open.If the upper radiatop hose is hot the coolant is circulating and the thermstat is open.If you check these and they check ok i would change...

Dodge: leak, dodge ram 1500, last rain
dodge ram 1500, last rain, back of the cab: Don, Climb in the bed of the truck and check the screws in the cargo light.If they are loose retighten them.This is probably where the leak is coming from.And yes there is a history of them leaking.Mine was leaking and it was from this location,the water...

Dodge: MISFIRING DODGE TRUCK, dodge ram 1500, catalatic converter
dodge ram 1500, catalatic converter, o2 sensors: If it s misfiring on 7 cylinders means the truck is running very bad,it can cause the transmission not to shift.You need to get the engine running right and then see if the transmission shifts then.Unplugging the o2 sensors will also cause it to run like crap,it...

Dodge: Motor has no spark, dodge ram truck, feeler guage
dodge ram truck, feeler guage, rotor motor: RanMan, This could be caused by a bad coil.A bad connection at the coil or distibutor,The pickup coil in the distributor could be bad,The coil has to be adjusted to specs in order for it to work.The gap on this is 0.006 in.You have to use a non metallic feeler...

Dodge: magnum intake, mass air flow sensor, air flow sensor
mass air flow sensor, air flow sensor, mass air flow: Rory, It is possible to do the project the way you mentioned.But i will tell you that it is not a good idea to have any moisture get into the engine.The way the engines are designed today are pretty much all computerized and any tampreing with the system...

Dodge: minivan front end, ball joints, lube job
ball joints, lube job, type cars: Ron, It s hard to say,it could be anything from the ball joints to a c.v.joint,if it s a front wheel drive.I d start by having a good lube job done on the van.But as far as it being safe i d at least get an opinion from the dealer.Sometimes the mechanics...

Dodge: O2 Sensor, dodge ram 1500, horrible gas
dodge ram 1500, horrible gas, gas milage: Yes you can replace them,they are under the truck on the exhaust pipe either in catalytic converter or in fron of it or behind converter,they screw in and out.More than likely the engine light would be on but you can try it.Also would have the catalytic converter...

Dodge: Oil Pressure/Sensor, lucas oil stabilizer, piston ring
lucas oil stabilizer, piston ring, oil smoke: Ok, well that is pretty damn cold. lol. I m thinking it is possible that your oil pressure switch is going bad. Sometimes they don t just quit, but start to go bad due to oil seeping into the electrical elements of the sensor. It may very well be your oil...

Dodge: o2 sensor, dodge grand caravan, haynes repair manual
dodge grand caravan, haynes repair manual, grand caravan: Not sure exactly how many the caravan has,but you can look under the van around where the catalytic converter is and see how many.You should have one that is either in the catalytic converter or in front of it and probably one behind the converter.It will...

Dodge: Parked car, chrysler, long time
chrysler, long time, tank: 8 months is a long time for a car to be parked without starting it.You will definitely need to drain the gas(remove the tank).It depends on why the car has been parked for so long.I d do a search for the 3.0,if i m thinking of the right engine i believe they...

Dodge: Plymouth Voyager steering, plymouth voyager, 1993 plymouth voyager
plymouth voyager, 1993 plymouth voyager, voyager 2: Two other things come to mind. 1. Bad front bearings, 2. steering colume bad. Sometimes, a tire can be good then it could be out of round. What I would do is put the front tires in the back, and rear to the front. Doesnt hurt to see if this would be the...

Dodge: passenger side a/c warm, vacuum problem, check valve
vacuum problem, check valve, ram 1500: If you have cold air on the drivers side,then it has to be that the flapper lid in the dash is not closing all the way.If it was the compressor or condensor you d be feeling the same temp on both sides.On the 1500 you sometimes have to add a check valve on...

Dodge: power adapter 12w, dodge neon, radar detector
dodge neon, radar detector, power adapter: Brad, If you have a cell phone,radar detector,or something that you know works you can plug it into the outlet to test for power.A cellphone usually comes with a car charger with a little red light on it to indicate a charge,plug it in,if the light does not...

Dodge: problems, dodge ram 1500, dodge trucks
dodge ram 1500, dodge trucks, transmission issues: All makes have problems,and yes Dodge does have some transmission issues.I guess it s a gamble in anything you buy anymore.I have a 1996 Dodge ram 1500 with 140,000 miles on it and the transmission is fine.At 135000 miles it started to hesitate shifting but...

Dodge: Question about 1999 Dodge Neon, crankshaft position sensor, dodge neon
crankshaft position sensor, dodge neon, battery cables: Brian, there is a crankshaft position sensor that will make an engine just cut off,if this is the code that pulled up i d talk to a dodge dealer mechanic and explain to him what it s doing.The battery cables could also be the problem,does the car have an...

Dodge: Radiator Drain, screw type, dodge dakota
screw type, dodge dakota, drain plug: Darren, Standing in front of the truck facing it,look down on the bottom right side of the radiator,you ll see a little screw type gadget probably made put of plastic.Unscrew this and it will drain.And no you don t have to remove the radiator shroud...

Dodge: Radio worked- now doesn't, dodge caravan, thanks in advance
dodge caravan, thanks in advance, fuses: When you replaced the radio,did you notice any static in the speakers? Sounds like you have a bad ground.Possibly a frayed wire.The only thing you can do is try to trace a broken wire.Check the fuses and make sure it didn t blow the fuse.If it did you definitely...

Dodge: Radio out, internal fuse, fuse panel
internal fuse, fuse panel, dodge caravan: My radio went out on my truck also,I took the radio out of the truck but was not able to find an inline or internal fuse inside the radio.I called the dealership and they told me these radios were bad about just going bad.But if your fuse is bad it will be...

Dodge: Ram 1500 won't start, air fuel ratio, dodge ram 1500
air fuel ratio, dodge ram 1500, oxygen sensor: So the coolant sensor wasn t in at all? And yes, the coolant sensor assists the ECM (Engine Computer Management) along with the MAP (Manifold Absolute Pressure) sensor and the Oxygen sensor (02 sensor) Located on the exhaust to calibrate the air/fuel ratio....

Dodge: Ram Van Engine Swap, high performance engines, gas milage
high performance engines, gas milage, gas mileage: The engine will go in,as far as the computer,i d contact the dealer to find out for sure.I think it will but not positive.Transmission will be fine,supercharging is a matter of opinion,i personally would not do it simply because it being super charged i would...

Dodge: RamVan 250 Transmission 1992, dodge ram van, autoparts store
dodge ram van, autoparts store, amy amy: Amy, Unless you want to spend the money to have it diagnosed,go to an autoparts store and buy a can of TransTune made by Seafoam,put the entire can into the transmission and see if this helps.It won t hurt the transmission it loosens up hardened seals and...

Dodge: Rattle when accelerating!, dodge ram 1500, chiltons manual
dodge ram 1500, chiltons manual, mechanic friend: John, Does it sound like the valves are clattering?Is the truck consuming any amount of oil?I just had to replace the plenum gasket on my 96 Dodge Ram.It was doing the same thing except was using more oil than usual.You can also check the vacuum on the engine...

Dodge: Removing Tailgate, generic question, aerodynamic drag
generic question, aerodynamic drag, pickup trucks: Glenn, It may reduce the drag some but not enough to go through the trouble of removing it.I d just leave the tailgate down if it is an issue.You can also buy something called an air net that will solve the problem.It shouldn t be using gas due to the tailgate...

Dodge: Repair of a 94 Saturn, light assembly, autoparts store
light assembly, autoparts store, honest opinion: Bruce, You can do this job yourself,the only thing is buying the parts and then finding out the damage was more than what you thought.Meaning a frame or sub frame being bent.This can cause the parts that you buy not to line up.If the bumper doesn t look like...

Dodge: Riding with brakes, pep boys, brake job
pep boys, brake job, dodge ram: If you know someone at a garage that you can trust not to rip you off,take it to them and explain it to them.A differential seal will not cause this problem unless the fluid has leaked out,it would normally start a whining noise.Sounds to me like you have...

Dodge: RUNNING HOT, rad cap, dodge truck
rad cap, dodge truck, cooling system: a pocket of air trapped in the radiator will cause an engine to overheat.If you ve replaced the thermostat and pump,it has to be the cooling system.Make sure the radiator has no builup inside on the coils.if it does either replace it or have it rodded out.Or...

Dodge: rattle noise in dodge v-6 motors, foot piece, pullies
foot piece, pullies, garden hose: Have you replaced the pulley?There is also a tool made for what he used the garden hose for.It looks like what a doctor checks your heart with but has a metal piece on the end to listen for noises that can t be detected by ear.The idler pulleys are not just...

Dodge: rear main seal, pan gasket, torque wrench
pan gasket, torque wrench, oil pan: Looks like the pan will have to be removed, and the rear main seal changed again. What could of happened, was when you used to much torque on the rear main seal, you could of smashed the seal, or you could of installed it wrong, then torqued it. Your going...

Dodge: rear seat in a dodge ram 3500 extended van, dodge ram 3500, rear seat
dodge ram 3500, rear seat, ratchet: It will be just the difficulty of removing probably 8 bolts and reinstalling them.They are a pain to get out the first time because they have a sealer on the threads,but after the first time shouldn t be too hard to put back in and out.With the seat being...

Dodge: repainting dynasty, dodge dynasty, cheap paint
dodge dynasty, cheap paint, paint job: Kathy, You can get a fairly nice paint job at these econo-paints,facto-bakes etc.You just have to tell them when they paint it that you want a shine.They usually just put a basic paint job on them.A clear coat over the paint will make it shine.But you need...

Dodge: repair/replacement heater core, engine coolant antifreeze, heater hoses
engine coolant antifreeze, heater hoses, seperate units: Well if you are diagnosing the heater core, the evaporator core does not get touched. They are two seperate units. The heater hoses that follow to the firewall should give you a general idea on the whereabouts of the heater core unit. It will be behind the...

Dodge: replacing a cat.,converter, muffler shop, dodge pickup
muffler shop, dodge pickup, cat converter: Pete, It is possible to just bolt it on with pipes and clamps,but i guarantee you when you get started with it you ll wish you would have taken it to a muffler shop.I m telling you this because 1 week ago to the day i was going to try exactly what you mentioned.It...

Dodge: Sensor for 95 dodge 2500, dodge 2500, dodge dealership
dodge 2500, dodge dealership, auto parts store: Did the mechanic say what sensor it was?Find out what sensor it is and check an auto parts store for it.Yes they can be expensive.If you ve replaced the starter and it sounds like something s not catching,it could be the flywheel or a solenoid.A sensor will...

Dodge: Serpentine Belt replacement, serpentine belt replacement, valve engine
serpentine belt replacement, valve engine, idler pulley: Phil, You will need to locate the idler pulley on the truck,You should be able to fit the end of the ratchet into it just under the bottom of the pulley.Look for it,either push or pull to take the tension off the belt,this will let you be able to remove the...

Dodge: Signal bulb 2000 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, headlight assembly
dodge caravan, headlight assembly, bolt: On some models you have to remove the item that is blocking you being able to change the bulb.It should be a twist in type bulb,they can be a pain.There is no special way to change them.But do not touch the glass on the bulb,they are very sensitive to the...

Dodge: SMOG, blown head gasket, radiator leaks
blown head gasket, radiator leaks, dodge neon 1995: Sarah, My opinion is to leave it alone unless you are willing to put a lot of money into the car to have it repaired.Stop leak just temporarily stops leaks usually made to stop radiator leaks.I don t think it will stop a leak if the head is leaking water.And...

Dodge: Sounds like a lifter sticking???, haynes manual, roller rockers
haynes manual, roller rockers, rocker assembly: Keith, This is possible on the lifter,I would try changing oil and adding a quart of transmission fluid to the oil,this might help the problem if it is a lifter.Also you can try to determine which side the noise is on and remove the valve cover and check...

Dodge: Spark Plug Wiring, dakota quad cab, spark plug
dakota quad cab, spark plug, diodes: Left side from front to back is 2-4-6 Right side from front to back is 1-3-5. If you need the distributor wiring i can t do an attachment on all experts send me an email with the subject plug wiring diagram and i ll send an attachment.But i ll try to explain..Looking...

Dodge: Spark plug wire routing, ramman, ram van
ramman, ram van, distributor cap: Lincoln, If you re facing the front of the truck, On the left side,the numbers are front to back.2-4-6-8 And on the right side.1-3-5-7 On the distributor cap you ll have 2 screws that hold the ditributor down.The one on the left facing the front of the...

Dodge: signal light problem, turn signal switch, left turn signal
turn signal switch, left turn signal, dodge magnum: Marty, The problem is the turn signal switch.This car should have a warranty being as new as it is,I would take it to the dealer and let them handle the problem.It is a hassle changing the switch,i could tell you how to change it but i d let them do it under...

Dodge: smoking front brakes in 1997 Dodge Ram Van, dodge ram van, fluid reservoir
dodge ram van, fluid reservoir, master cylinder: Dave, If the front brakes are working good now maybe this fixed the problem.It s just a good idea to get some fluid pushed through the master cylinder before installing it.It basically just primes the master cylinder.You do need to bleed the back brakes also.Just...

Dodge: no spark, fuel pump not working, dodge caravan, gas tank
dodge caravan, gas tank, fuel pump: when you turn the key on to start the van,just to the on position you should hear a moaning sound from the gas tank.This is the fuel pump,if the sound is not there then the fuel pump has gone out.It s not pumping the fuel to the engine.You ll have to remove...

Dodge: squeeking belt 96 dodge caravan, dodge caravan, serpentine belt
dodge caravan, serpentine belt, squeak: If you replaced the belt and it still squeaks,the belt is loose.If you ve ever applied any belt dressing to the old belt this stuff can also get on the pulleys and cause a squeak.If the belt is a serpentine belt(one belt for everything) you have a tensioner...

Dodge: stahl and restart of dodge avenger, dodge avenger, vacuum hoses
dodge avenger, vacuum hoses, vacuum leak: This could be many things.What about the engine light?Is it on?When is the last time it was tuned up.I don t really think it has anything to do with the tank being full,unless the fuel pump is going out.The manual says. 1.Idle speed incorrect. 2.Fuel filter...

Dodge: stalling '2000 dodge stratus, dodge stratus, newer cars
dodge stratus, newer cars, steady speed: Crystal, The first problem with the diagnostics check is because the machine will not pick up on any faults because your car is equipped with a computer.When there is a problem with the car the computer sets a code.This will make the check engine light come...

Dodge: stalling problem/98 dodge ram, muffler shop, dodge dealership
muffler shop, dodge dealership, fuel gauge: Vanessa, How long have you actually had the truck?I know it says 98 model!Also did you buy the truck from a dodge dealership?A catalytic converter could also cause this problem.Mine was hesitating and shutting down until i had the converter changed,But don...

Dodge: stalling after warm up., sweptline dodge, vacuum lines
sweptline dodge, vacuum lines, gas tank: Rick, When you say you tuned it up was the tune up complete?Plug wires also?Correctly gapped plugs?This could be a lot of things.I would say change the coil but you have.Have you checked inside the gas tank?I noticed you said old fuel tank just curious as...

Dodge: starting problem 95 dodge dakota, broken teeth, dodge dakota
broken teeth, dodge dakota, battery connections: Kevin, If the starter checked out fine,it could be a problem with the flywheel(flexplate) such as broken teeth.Or solenoid if you hear a clicking noise.Also make sure all the wires to the starter are tight.And double check the battery connections,sometimes...

Dodge: sway bar front end, dodge ram 1500, cotter pin
dodge ram 1500, cotter pin, support brackets: If you re referring to the front stabilizer bar. 1.apply the parking brake. 2.raise the front of the vehicle and secure it on jack stands. 3.disconnect the stabilizer bar links from the axle brackets. 4.remove the linkshaft cotter pin and nut from the...

Dodge: Tailgate down fuel efficiency, wind tunnel tests, collision hazard
wind tunnel tests, collision hazard, fuel mileage: The guy asked my opinion and i told him,it isn t about wives tales or engineers.This is a free opinions website.Not one for someone like you to come here and criticize everyone for their thoughts.If you want your tailgate up then leave it up,if you want an...

Dodge: Ticking in motor, dodge dealership, dodge avenger
dodge dealership, dodge avenger, lifter: Does the engine do it all the time or just while under a load(air conditioner on).How many miles are on the engine?A lifter will cause a ticking noise,and they do make an additive to put in engines to stop it but it won t stop it forever.It s just a quick...

Dodge: Tranny, shift linkage, speed sensors
shift linkage, speed sensors, throttle valve: no you don t have to reset the codes.The shift linkage may be out of adjustment,but before i messed with it i would buy a manual before attempting to adjust anything on an automatic transmission.Check the throttle valve cable that runs up to the carb. area...

Dodge: Transmission Damage, tow truck driver, transmission damage
tow truck driver, transmission damage, drive shaft: Cathy, It s hard for me to say.With a rebuilt transmission some do fail even after they are rebuilt.I d contact them and tell them what the transmission is doing.It should have a warranty.You may not want to mention anything about the guy towing it.Why won...

Dodge: Transmission Overdrive Relay, dodge ram 1500, overdrive switch
dodge ram 1500, overdrive switch, dodge dealer: Pam, Sorry it took so long to get back to you.P0751 shift solenoid A,performance problem or stuck in off position.This could be the overdive button itself.The transmission has shift solenoids that can be replaced.My advice to you is to get a second opinion.Go...

Dodge: Troubleshoot D150 Stall problem, magnum engine, jumper wires
magnum engine, jumper wires, terminal numbers: Check the (ASD)Automatic Shutdown Relay.It is located under the hood in the black box behind the battery.To do this first remove it from it s location,turn the relay over and note the terminal numbers on the bottom.Verify that there is battery voltage at the...

Dodge: Truck not heating up enough, radiator cap, vacuum leak
radiator cap, vacuum leak, dodge dakota: I was thinking the heater core but read you had it replaced.Usually it is one of the symptoms you mentioned but it now will have to be in the temp selector on the dash,or either you have a vacuum leak under the hood and the flapper is not functioning properly...

Dodge: Turn signal flasher, fuse box, turn signal flasher
fuse box, turn signal flasher, thanks in advance: Look in the fuse box and see if you have a turn signal flasher.When you get the cover off the fuse box flip it over and look on the inside,find the one for the turn signals.Replace it.When you get the cover off,you can turn the key on,turn the turn signal...

Dodge: thermostat, gasket material, radiator hose
gasket material, radiator hose, torque specifications: The thermostat should be on the front of the engine,on the top side held on by 2 bolts and has a radiator hose running to it.It is fairly easy to change,just drain the coolant(not when HOT)from the radiator,remove hose and the bolts,remove the thermostat and...

Dodge: tie rod end ?, brake caliper, disk brakes
brake caliper, disk brakes, tie rod: Greg, If it is a bearing it can lock up if it is really bad.If it has a lot of play in it let them check the whole front end.Disk brakes can cause a screaching sound if they wear down to where the wear indicator is rubbing against the rotor which sounds to...

Dodge: torque values, dodge ram 1500, cotter pin
dodge ram 1500, cotter pin, wheel bearing: Barry, Screw the nut onto the shaft and tighten it snug so there is no play in the hub and wheel bearing.Make sure it is greased well before going through the trouble.When you tighten the nut pull out on the hub if there is play in it go another slight turn,but...

Dodge: tranmission band ajustment, transmission pan, ramman
transmission pan, ramman, filter change: Buckshot, This could be the reason for it slipping,overfilling the transmission is not a good thing,i know it can t be helped sometimes.Change the fluid and filter before attempting to adjust the bands.Also wouldn t hurt to add a can of TransTune made by...

Dodge: transmision slips out of overdrive and overheats, dodge ram 1500, dodge trucks
dodge ram 1500, dodge trucks, torque converter: Hi Jamie, I m sorry to say I m only a Stealth expert and don t know much about Dodge trucks, but I ll give it a try anyway. It sounds like the transmission is overheating because the torque converter is doing too much . I would wonder if you were towing...

Dodge: transmission, auto parts store, broken pieces
auto parts store, broken pieces, transmission fluid: Emilio, What i m trying to figure out is how many people use overdrive in reverse!The price for a rebuild is about right.Make sure they are a reputable garage and when they do the work make them honor some kind of warranty for the part in writing .Also ask...

Dodge: truck won"t start, manifold gaskets, intake manifold
manifold gaskets, intake manifold, morn: Yes they can and do make many mistakes,most dealers hire these guys right off the street and take their word,anyone can say i m a mechanic.Call the dealer and make them come tow your truck and recheck it.If a fuse blew when they tried to start it they should...

Dodge: U Joint, dodge truck, pickup trucks
dodge truck, pickup trucks, drive shafts: Hi Jason, I m guessing that you sent your question to a different expert as I have never answered any quesitons about drive shafts. If you still have the answer from the last question you may want to ask the original expert this follow up question to get...

Dodge: Venture Vans?????, venture vans, dodge caravan
venture vans, dodge caravan, chevrolet venture: Miller, I think it s really a matter of opinion,I know someone who has a Venture and hasn t had any trouble with it.You get lemons in every make of vehicle on the road.I wouldn t really worry too much about peoples opinions on what to or not to buy.If you...

Dodge: WATER LEAK IN REAR A.C. UNIT, dodge ram van, hose clamp
dodge ram van, hose clamp, heater coil: The rear does have a separate heater core and is probably where the leak is coming from.You ll have to remove the panels to find the core.It could also be one of the hoses that runs to the heater core,while the panels are off check the hoses first.The hoses...

Dodge: Water bump leak, and replacement, chiltons manual, engine coolant
chiltons manual, engine coolant, mechanical ability: It would probally take about 2 and one half hours for repair. Its a job and if you have the mechanical ability it shouldnt be difficult. A good Chiltons Manual will be handy if you can get one. Labor could be from $50 to $60 a hour depends on your area.. T...

Dodge: water in the oil, head gaskets, head gasket
head gaskets, head gasket, pulling water: If you ve changed the intake and timing cover gaskets,you probably do have an issue with the heads.It s pulling water in from somewhere.Or the head gasket if it hasn t been run hot.The only other place would be the timing cover gasket so you need to have the...

Dodge: water pump for a dodge Ram p/u, negative battery cable, soft face hammer
negative battery cable, soft face hammer, coolant hoses: Julie, 1.Disconnect the negative battery cable, 2.Drain the coolant 3.Remove the serpentine belt(fan belt.Note the way the belt comes off,should be a diagram under the hood. 4.Remove the cooling fan and fan shroud assembly.And water pump pulley on gasoline...

Dodge: water pump, loc tite, water pump
loc tite, water pump, bolt: soak it down with W-D 40 and let it soak for a little while and try to loosen the bolt.Be careful not to break the bolt off or you will have your hands full.But if it does break off it can be fixed.Someone probably put loc tite on the bolts before.Keep me...

Dodge: Front wheel spindle nuts and bearing seals, front wheel bearings, dodge ram 1500
front wheel bearings, dodge ram 1500, spindle nuts: Barry, Sealed bearings are put on some vehicles,but i feel the same way.You may have to check the dealer.If you checked the parts house and they told you this it may be that this vehicle requires sealed bearings,i was thinking you could change to the regular...

Dodge: wont start, aftermarket converters, rotten eggs
aftermarket converters, rotten eggs, grand caravan: Buddy, If the oil has a gassy odor you ve probably got gas in the oil.It sounds like what you re describing is the engine is flooding out if the smoke is black.Did the engine light come on?Have you checked the throttle body to see if it is dirty.I would keep...

Dodge: -------------------------..., dodge ram van, highway speeds
dodge ram van, highway speeds, ram van: Ok, This will help.The engine light when it comes on stores a code in the computer.You need to have a scanner hooked to it,Autozone will do it for free and find out what the code number is and ask them what it means.That s why i asked if it was losing power...

Dodge: -------------------------..., dodge repair, shop 1600
dodge repair, shop 1600, autozone: OK,That s what i needed to get us started.If the check engine light is on then you have probably a sensor problem somewhere.When the engine light comes on it saves a code to the computer.Take the car to an Autozone or a parts store that has a code reader and...

Dodge Repair: 00 Caravan Inop Flasher/turn signals, daytime running lights, dodge caravan
daytime running lights, dodge caravan, fuse panel: There s a Combination flasher/DRL module that is supposed to be on the junction block (fuse panel inside the car). I m wondering if someone borrowed that before it left their ownership. There should be a row of fuses on the, then a row of mini-relays...

Dodge Repair: 00 Stratus A/C Inop, powertrain control module, compressor clutch
powertrain control module, compressor clutch, simple stuff: This is going to be a difficult one to answer given the your description. Let s start with the simple stuff. There s the chance you ve got an a/c refrigerant leak (commonly referred to as Freon). If too much has leaked out then the compressor will not...

Dodge Repair: 01 Caravan code P1788, shifting into overdrive, test failure
shifting into overdrive, test failure, forward gear: Symptom: P1788-2/4 HYDRAULIC PRESSURE TEST FAILURE When Monitored and Set Condition: P1788-2/4 HYDRAULIC PRESSURE TEST FAILURE When Monitored: In any forward gear with engine speed above 1000 RPM shortly after a shift and every minute thereafter. Set...

Dodge Repair: '01 dodge 1500 a/c compressor cutting out, compressor clutch, 2001 dodge 1500
compressor clutch, 2001 dodge 1500, refrigerant charge: they dont allow posts of pics on here i would need an email address. there are possibly 2 cycle switches on the lines find on and stick a paper clip in one to jump the ckt if the compressor comes on and works well then that would be a good place to start...

Dodge Repair: 01 Stratus Front Susp. Noise, ball joints, lug nuts
ball joints, lug nuts, catastrophic failure: If you can kick the tire and it makes a noise then you ve PROBABLY got lug-nuts loose, the bearing has nearly had a catastrophic failure or the ball-joints are REALLY worn out. It sounds like this would be something easily found with a little use of even...

Dodge Repair: 02 Cummings T.P.S, powertrain control module, throttle position sensor
powertrain control module, throttle position sensor, sensor apps: have some one check it out because a sensor may not take care of it. 5 VOLT SUPPLY AT APPS SHORTED TO ECM SENSOR GROUND APPS SIGNAL CIRCUIT SHORTED TO ECM SENSOR GROUND 5 VOLT SUPPLY TO GROUND APPS SIGNAL CIRCUIT SHORTED TO GROUND APPS SIGNAL CIRCUIT...

Dodge Repair: 02 Dodge Ram 4.7L engine noise, dodge ram 1500, camshaft timing
dodge ram 1500, camshaft timing, dual overhead cam: INSTALLATION Using a vise, lightly compress the secondary chain tensioner piston until the piston step is flush with the tensioner body. Using a pin or suitable tool, release ratchet pawl by pulling pawl back against spring force through access hole on side...

Dodge Repair: 03 Dodge Durango A/C not cold, pressure guage, dodge durango
pressure guage, dodge durango, cold pressure: normal for a durango its a big cabin hard to remove that much heat.Here is a few things u can to to make to go faster. When u get in let all windows do a few inches turn on ac outside air for 3 min. The put windows back up and turn on the rec air part ...

Dodge Repair: 03 dodge intrepid ignition cylinder and cylinder housing, torx head screws, electronic control modules
torx head screws, electronic control modules, multifunction switch: go buy the key cly and have a lock smith re tumble the key for u because u wont have the tumblers and able to use the old ones do to it being stolen. REMOVAL Disconnect remote battery ground cable at right strut tower and isolate. Remove tilt lever,...

Dodge Repair: 03 ram ignition, dodge ram 1500, modual
dodge ram 1500, modual, dollors: when u replaced the PCM was it with a Chrysler reman or did u just get one from some where? The plug i think u are talking about is from the skim system if u dont have a gray key then u wont have the module that the plug connects into. SENTRY KEY IMMOBILIZER...

Dodge Repair: 03 Stratus Front Speaker Replacement., negative cable, harness connector
negative cable, harness connector, wire harness: REMOVAL FRONT DOOR - JR41 Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable. Remove door trim panel (Refer to 23 - BODY/DOOR - FRONT/TRIM PANEL - REMOVAL). Remove speaker screws. Disconnect wire harness connector from speaker. Remove speaker from...

Dodge Repair: '05 Dodge Stratus battery, negative battery cable, fuse box
negative battery cable, fuse box, battery cables: REMOVAL The battery is accessible without removing the left front wheel and tire assembly.. Verify that the ignition switch and all accessories are OFF. Turn the steering wheel to the full left position. Disconnect and isolate the negative battery...

Dodge Repair: 1500 ram clutch fan 2000, clutch fan, gasoline engines
clutch fan, gasoline engines, hand thread: Don, I know your probably fed up with your truck right now, but when you ask a question, I need Engine info. some fans come off clockwise and some are conter clockwise. Please tell me the year, and what engine you have. OR send me your V.I.N and I can...

Dodge Repair: 1985 dodge pickup, dodge pickup, eframe
dodge pickup, eframe, dodge ram: Hello Joe this is a cable it could be bared some where touching th eframe on the truck . the first thing i would do is bring it to a shop and tel them what is going on they can check the voltage to see it it is over chargeing the bat and that is what is...

Dodge Repair: 1987 plymouth, relyant, coke bottle
relyant, coke bottle, luck steve: Pete , I am guessing you have a 2.2 motor and 3 speed trans, You may want to check the timing you should be at 12 deg. although you can go as high as 14 deg BTDC if you run high grade gass. Also check the timing belt. Sometimes the belt can slip one tooth....

Dodge Repair: 1988 Dakota Wipers, dodge dakota, wiper switch
dodge dakota, wiper switch, fuses: there is a fuse # 11 20 amp see if there is power on that fuse both sides with the key on. The see if u are getting power at the wiper switch Dark Blue wire and that same is the power supply to the motor itself see if u get power there. Let me know...

Dodge Repair: 1988 dodge shadow, dodge shadow, shadow 2
dodge shadow, shadow 2, auto zone: You can check with Auto Zone, but I doubt if they will have it. This is more like a Dealer item then anything. Other Chryslers will work, but you need, to make sure its the right turbo for the right engine. Most parts stores have a interchange book, and they...

Dodge Repair: 1989 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.0 liter V6 stalls/knocks but idles fine, dodge grand caravan, air filter oil
dodge grand caravan, air filter oil, compression stroke: Hello on the codes 12 and 55 12 is nothing and 55 means the test is done . ok now you should bring it to a shop and they will tell if you have a enternial problem in the eng and i am starting to belive you do . Please let me know how you make out...

Dodge Repair: 1989 dodge shadow starting problem, dodge shadow, time key
dodge shadow, time key, plug wires: Eli, If you have the 2.5 or 2.2 you can try and replace the distribtor pickup plate. this is the part under the rotor button. You also should look at the shut down relay the relay is the one with the green/black wire near the battery Make sure yoy...

Dodge Repair: 1990 3.0L Daytona No-Start, 1990 dodge daytona, dodge daytona
1990 dodge daytona, dodge daytona, rear valve: The coil gets power on the A61 circuit, so does the oxygen sensor and the injectors. It s a dark green with a black tracer wire. The computer is responsible for grounding each injector (actually paired) so just check for power at them too. There s a connector...

Dodge Repair: 1990 Daytona exhaust, dodge daytona, brake hoses
dodge daytona, brake hoses, mitsubishi engine: Barbara, It is hard for me to say if you need a new exhaust but here are some things for you to look at. If you have a rattle under the car this could be comming from the convertor, one way to check this is to lay on the side of the car and tap on the...

Dodge Repair: 1990 Dodge caravan overcharging, dodge caravan, conectors
dodge caravan, conectors, computor: Yes the regulator is in the computer, you may want to trace the feild wires back to the computor and the ground, as the car has aged the conectors and wires go bad. An over charge problem can happen only if the alternator goes to full feild. which is a grounding...

Dodge Repair: 1990 Plymouth Acclaim 3.0 v-6 no spark, crankshaft position sensor, 1990 plymouth acclaim
crankshaft position sensor, 1990 plymouth acclaim, transistor ignition: The coil sends voltage to your distributor which then distributes the voltage out to each cylinder. There is a pick-up in the distributor that determines camshaft orientation. There s also a crankshaft position sensor that dictates ignition firing. ...

Dodge Repair: 1991 Dodge Spirit, what is a cv joint, dodge spirit
what is a cv joint, dodge spirit, what is a cv: Hello Karen this could be a bad cv joint or beearing on top of the strut . Hun bring it to a good front end shop they will tell you what is going on . it sounds like the cv joint the wheel will not fall off dont worry. a cc joint is a half shaft it...

Dodge Repair: 1991 Dodge Van, head gasket, water leaks
head gasket, water leaks, dodge van: hello anne I would bring it to another shop i really belive theys pelople are trying to make some more money from you tell them to check the coil for leakge this will cause to skip and if it was a head gasket your temt gage would be up and down vale lash...

Dodge Repair: 1991 Dodge Voyager, throttle position sensor, vacuum problem
throttle position sensor, vacuum problem, time and patience: ok doug sounds like a tps sensor problem throttle position sensor have a mechanic check this part for you as it needs to be calibrated to a specific voltage to correctly work.. sounds as if it might have came out of adjustment. dont worry what you have...

Dodge Repair: 1992 3.0 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, whis
dodge caravan, whis, distributer: Hello Glenn The codes u are geting 24 is a weak singail to the compuiter . clean all pins going in to the compuiter . 42 is weak voltage going in to the compuiter whis is caused by dirty pins cont to the compuiter . Or bad compuiter Hope this...

Dodge Repair: 1992 CARAVAN, hello jim, dealler
hello jim, dealler, dollors: hello jim did the battery was it changed or did it run down . What happend the compuiter lost mem. you can try dis. pos. cable for one min then hook it back up . and see if everything resets . if not a dealler will have to reprmgam the compuiter it is 45...

Dodge Repair: 1992 Dodge Colt (mitsubishi), spark plug wires, colt mitsubishi
spark plug wires, colt mitsubishi, dodge colt: check the intake manifold for cracks or leaks; an easy way to do this would be take something like wd40, and while it is running, slightly spray some around the intake contact and mounting areas; if you hear the engine speed up, then you have found your leak;...

Dodge Repair: 1992 Dodge Shadow hesitation, dodge shadow, sparkplug wires
dodge shadow, sparkplug wires, luck steve: Bill, there are so many things that can cause that problem. The first and cheepest would be to check the sparkplug wires. Are they breaking down? The next thing would be is the fuel system cloged? Has the fuel filter ever been changed? All of...

Dodge Repair: 1992 Dodge Spirit, dodge spirit, sparkplugs
dodge spirit, sparkplugs, what is wrong with my car: You need to find out if the motor is locked up or if the problem is with the starter. Try and turn the motor over with a scoket wrench you can locate the bolt on the crankshaft and try to turn the motor. you may have to remove the sparkplugs ,this will...

Dodge Repair: 1992 Dodge Stealth won't start., dodge stealth, 1992 dodge stealth
dodge stealth, 1992 dodge stealth, fuel rail: There is a bleader valve on the fuel rail. Sometimes you will cheach air in the fuel system and then you have to bleed it out. Look for a thing that looks like the valve stem in a tire. with the ingnition on push this valve in and let fuel come out for...

Dodge Repair: 1992 dodge dynasty 3.3 ltr, throttle position sensor, dodge dynasty
throttle position sensor, dodge dynasty, transmission problem: well here is that deal with this type of issue. I cant take the word of some one else trying to figure out the car u have aka the shop u took it to because well its not fixed hence why u are asking me whats going on. We will see what i can do start off with...

Dodge Repair: 1992 dodge ram 50 timing belt, dollors, dodge ram
dollors, dodge ram, timeing: Hello deborah this is a simpile thing the crank should have a mark on the pully one on block the cams should be marked to . the best way to do this is go to any parts store a book called haynes is only 12 dollors it will show you and your husband the timeing...

Dodge Repair: 1992 dodge spirit engine code, dodge spirit, chris answer
dodge spirit, chris answer, autozone: Chris, I think the best thing to do is have someone hook a computer up and get the codes. this can be done at most parts stores(autozone ,Advance) for freen .At least this way you can narrow it down a little. Some of the codes you are getting dont make sense....

Dodge Repair: 1992 dodge van 3.3l tansmission, dodge van, computor
dodge van, computor, 3l: Could be the computer needs to be changed. The transmission is the same in both vans. the best thing to do would be to have the computer codes read for you. this would explain what the computor is seeing wrong and why its going into limp mode. although this...

Dodge Repair: 1993 Dodge Caravan electrical, dodge caravan, gearshift
dodge caravan, gearshift, conector: Bob, The fuse is tied in to the brake lamp fuse . The best way to check the circut is to remove the switch conector on the trans . there are three wires in the conetctor. if you jump the two outside terminals the lights should come on. If not you have...

Dodge Repair: 1993 Dodge Intreped Alternator electronics, dodge intreped, autozone
dodge intreped, autozone, charging system: Hi, Your will have to get a voltage mater. Start at the battery and go through the charging system to see where your charging system is braking down. You should check the output on the alternator for yourself to make sure that you are getting at least 13...

Dodge Repair: 1993 Dodge Shadow, dodge shadow, trans work
dodge shadow, trans work, forward gear: Sounds like the trans is about gone. There are some presure test you can do by hooking a guage up to the presure ports in the front of the trans , but for the most people they would just take it to a trans shop. If you have a trans presure gauge email me...

Dodge Repair: 1993 dodge stealth, mr lacey, dodge stealth
mr lacey, dodge stealth, 1993 dodge stealth: hello karen this shimy sounds like u need new front pads and rotors . and the noise of squealing is by or caused by the belt tensner that should be replaced . it is common to happen and and the power steraling yes it probly got peanch when they did the timeing...

Dodge Repair: 1993 shadow trubo 2.5 blown head gasget, holly holly, head gasket
holly holly, head gasket, probally: Holly, If you have a friend that can help you repair this, I would reccommend it. A head gasket is very expensive to replace, and it takes alot of work. You should either get a chiltons manual and look at the procedures, that require this to be repaired....

Dodge Repair: 1993 stealth thermostat, dodge stealth, radiator fluid
dodge stealth, radiator fluid, 1993 dodge stealth: hello this bottole will usialy stay full on less the car does over heat then the car or rad. will take it from the reversere bottole and that is a littile at a time if you are geting good heat and the car is not over heating your thermostiac sound good...

Dodge Repair: 1994 DODGE CARAVAN, mr lacey, dodge caravan
mr lacey, dodge caravan, fuel pumps: hello again here is what you want to to is go to a dodge dealer and ask them for the phone number to a factery rep. they must give you the number it will be a 800 number . and it will be in your area where you live let me know how you make out pete...

Dodge Repair: 1994 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, luck steve
dodge caravan, luck steve, light indicator: Conrad, The check engine light is on because the computer is picking up a problem in one or more circuts. you need to have the car hooked up to a computor to find out what code is stored . The computer is looking at a lot of items while you are driving...

Dodge Repair: 1994 Dodge Intrepid wont start, neutral safety switch, car wont start
neutral safety switch, car wont start, dodge intrepid: The part your friend is referring to is the Neutral Safety Switch. Sometimes, on some cars, such as the Intrepid, they need to be replaced instead of reset. m not positive where it is located, but it could be on the front side of the transmission. Try putting...

Dodge Repair: 1994 dakota, distributer cap, phillips screwdriver
distributer cap, phillips screwdriver, engine cranks: Hi Mike, Well first the computer or (Drive Train Control Module) Dosen t usually go out like thet. The first thing to do is get a voltage meter. Check to see if you have fire going into the coil. Then take the coil wire off placing a phillips screwdriver...

Dodge Repair: 1994 dodge shadow es 3.0l 6cyl, dodge shadow, screw driver
dodge shadow, screw driver, gas tank: hello hun you must take the gas tank out remove the wire off fuel pump did conect the hoses to tank take off straps let the tank down to ground. And then tale the reataner ring off old fuel pump with a screw driver it with the palm of your hand . repeat install...

Dodge Repair: 1994 dodge van wagon V8, dodge van, gas gauge
dodge van, gas gauge, scools: Hello Ryan On the gas gage check the ground on the gas tank might be broke . Check it first. on the tie rod ends they would have to be replaced then a front end allinet and as far as starting put some dry gas in tank and change the gas filter good luck...

Dodge Repair: 1995 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, distributor cap
dodge caravan, distributor cap, fuel filter: hello mary if it does not crank or turn over it could be the starter or relay is bad and as far as the gas it sounds like a gas regulater it is on top the motor . check the starter and if the starter is good then check the battery post to make sure the are...

Dodge Repair: 1995 Dodge Neon Gas Leak?, neon gas, dodge neon
neon gas, dodge neon, faint smell: Hello thire is a vapor line comeing off the top of the tank . If they did not tighten this line you would have this problem. If you keep smeling it in the neax week i would bring it back and have then=m drop the tank and recheck the line . should not smell...

Dodge Repair: 1995 Dodge Neon Power Steering?, dodge neon, head gaskets
dodge neon, head gaskets, head gasket: Hello tiffny this is a bad power stearling pump. What is going on is the pump is sizeing up where the belt goes and causeing to smoke. Have it replaced and u should be fine. Good luck with your neon sounds like you have spent a lot of money on this...

Dodge Repair: 1995 Dodge Stratus won't start, screw driver, dodge stratus
screw driver, dodge stratus, gas tank: hello maryann first try so see if you get gas take off the gas line to fuel ingt.and turn the car over and see if you get gas. and pull a plug wire and tale a thin screw driver in plug wire and turn the car over and see if spark runs up the screw driver...

Dodge Repair: 1995 Dodge Van, fuel pump relay, backyard mechanic
fuel pump relay, backyard mechanic, gas gauge: Hi, I doubt it s the relay, however, you can take the horn relay out and put it in the slot for the fuel pump relay. Try this before replacing the relay. There also is a fuse for the fuel pump, this usually blows before the relay. It is in the line before...

Dodge Repair: 1995 dodge neon...wont start, dodge neon, screw driver
dodge neon, screw driver, fuel pump: hello belinda did you check for spark take a plug wire off stick a long screw in end of plug and then turn the car over and ask some one to watch the screw driver to see if you get spark . and if u do not then change the dis moduialer let me know what you...

Dodge Repair: 1995 Neon, magic crystal ball, cat converter
magic crystal ball, cat converter, standard transmission: I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad to look at it for u. hehe U must want a magic crystal ball or something to tell u whats wrong. Sorry i forgot mine. U have not given me any idea of what the stuff u have done but throw parts at it and hoped...

Dodge Repair: 1995 PLYMOUTH VOYAGER, plymouth voyager, gas gauge
plymouth voyager, gas gauge, 1995 plymouth voyager: Hello joe since the car got hit in the rear . i would check the ground wires on the tank for the droping in the gage . As the spring i will get back to u i have to see what you are talking about my self when i go in to the shop i will search my books...

Dodge Repair: 1995chevy s10, coolant water, coolant temp
coolant water, coolant temp, coolant: You need to have the codes retrieved if the check engine light is on. Most of the time if the vehicle overheats that quick it s either low in coolant or the thermostat doesn t open up causing the engine to overheat. What s the history of the coolant...

Dodge Repair: 1996 Dodge 4x4, dodge 4x4, wiring harnesses
dodge 4x4, wiring harnesses, o2 sensor: First of all... I assume that you have fuel in the tank. With you crouched down beside the fuel tank, have a helper turn the ignition on. You should hear the pump run for about 5 seconds. If it does not run, then comfirm that there is power at the pump...

Dodge Repair: 1996 dodge neon dash light repair, car fuse, dodge neon
car fuse, dodge neon, fuse box: Hello Bruce This is a fuse . it is in the fuse in the car . fuse box thire also os a fuse box under the hood i would also check in thire you will see a black box marked fuses . . if it is not the fuses and i belive it is you let me know we will go further...

Dodge Repair: 1996 dodge neon light switch, dodge neon, neon light
dodge neon, neon light, release button: HEADLAMP SWITCH REMOVAL Remove the steering column cover and liner Instrument Panel and Top Cover Remove three screws securing headlamp switch mounting plate to instrument panel Headlamp Switch Pull headlamp switch and mounting plate rearward from instrument...

Dodge Repair: 1996 dodge neon overheating, dodge neon, head gaskets
dodge neon, head gaskets, headgaskets: Hello candy do you know if the head gaskets were installed right? and if they were then u want to change the thermostiac to see if it is sticking . And also check the raditior to see if it is leaking or pluged. Good luck to u . And if you need more...

Dodge Repair: 1996 dodge neon overheating, dodge neon, head gasket
dodge neon, head gasket, radiator cap: John, When you did the head gasket did you have the head check for cracks? (manga fluxed). The neon is know for cracking heads Also you may want to run the car for a short time with the cap off and see if any compresion bubbles are present. this will...

Dodge Repair: 1996 dodge ram pickup, negative cable, retaining clips
negative cable, retaining clips, dodge ram: RADIO Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable. Open the cup holder and remove the two screws securing the assembly to the instrument panel Cup Holder Remove/Install Remove the cup holder assembly from the instrument panel Remove the ash receiver....

Dodge Repair: 1996 neon, wild goose chase, neon highline
wild goose chase, neon highline, litre engine: Is the light back on for the same fault code or is it something different? It could be something completely different and before I send you on a wild goose chase I d like to make sure it s the same. If at all possible I d prefer to deal with a P code...

Dodge Repair: 1996 Stratus-6cyl/no power-gas????, throttle position sensor, appreciative thanks
throttle position sensor, appreciative thanks, machane: hello hun sorry about this happeing again. i would check the cam senser . My self i do not use engt diaagnostiac i have the machane and i get differnt codes . u might have to bring it to a shop where you can get the codes then come back to me and i will...

Dodge Repair: 1997 Caravan, radio power, dollor
radio power, dollor, c control: Hello Mark on the cars to day once the battery was removed the compuiter lost its mem, if does not reset the compuiter will have to be reorogamed by a dealer it is a 45 dollor charge for the serivice. Good luck to you and olease rate my serivice pet...

Dodge Repair: 1997 Dodge Caravan Oil Pressure Alarm and Warning Bell, dodge caravan, warning bell
dodge caravan, warning bell, oil pressure: hello hun this is a bad idile controll censer it is on the fuel engt. line it will adjust the idile once it is installed with a new one it is controlled by the compuiter heaver motor will not help it is the censer good luck to u hun and u have a pretty name...

Dodge Repair: 1997 Dodge Stratus won't start, dodge stratus, sensor error
dodge stratus, sensor error, head job: hello tammy the first thing i want you to do is pull off the pos cable off the battery and then out back on . try it then if it does not go it is a flued motor so now u have to pull all spark plugs out pull the coil wire off so u dont get spark then turn...

Dodge Repair: 1997 Dodge Stratus wont start, dodge stratus, battery connections
dodge stratus, battery connections, life span: Hi, Check your battery connections. They need to be cleaned about every oil change. This will cause the battery to have a short life span if it is not done. Also, if this doesn t work you should have your starter and battery checked. You can have this...

Dodge Repair: 1997 dodge dakota headlamp, marker lamps, inner fender
marker lamps, inner fender, oily surfaces: HEADLAMP REMOVAL Open hood. Remove the bolts attaching headlamp to the inner fender panel Headlamp Pull the headlamp from the panel. Disengage the bulb retaining ring. Separate bulb from headlamp. Remove the bulb sockets from the front park/turn...

Dodge Repair: 1997 dodge dakota turn signal replacement, side marker lamp, signal lamp
side marker lamp, signal lamp, lamp park: PARK, TURN SIGNAL AND SIDE MARKER LAMP REMOVAL Remove torx screw attaching park lamp to headlamp module Park Lamp Screw Pull the park and turn signal lamp outward and separate from headlamp module. Remove park and turn signal sockets from back of lamp...

Dodge Repair: 1997 dodge grand carvan brake, rear brakes, carvan
rear brakes, carvan, second opinion: U know 70% of your braking is done in the front and 30 in the rear so if u had that bad of an issue with the rear brakes the front will more then take over the stopping. WHy dont u tell me what u feel in the braking telling me that they dont work or car...

Dodge Repair: 1997 dodge Neon, dodge neon, terriable
dodge neon, terriable, biggie: Replace the PCM, it s setting a false code of 61, codes only go up to 55. Code 55 is merely end of codes, it means nothing. I will get back to you in a day or so as to what the other codes mean, I ve got books here on all of Chrysler s computer codes, just...

Dodge Repair: 1997 dodge ram 1500 front axle shaft seals leaking.(4x4), dodge ram 1500, shaft seals
dodge ram 1500, shaft seals, shaft seal: AXLE SHAFT OIL SEAL REMOVAL Remove the axle shaft seal from the differential housing with a long drift or punch. Be careful not to damage housing. Clean the inside perimeter of the differential housing with fine crocus cloth. INSTALLATION Apply a light...

Dodge Repair: 1997 Ram Wiper problems, dodge ram 1500, meter check
dodge ram 1500, meter check, ohm meter: Since it s blowing the fuse it s obviously a short going to a ground. Unhook the posative cable from the battery. take an ohm meter check from a ground and see if the pump or the wiper motor itself is grounding out. The blue wire is the one that carries...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan, fuel pressure gauge, dodge caravan
fuel pressure gauge, dodge caravan, crank sensor: Im not sure why your mechanic would suspect the timing belt. I will need more information to help you. Does the van do this while driving at a steady pace, speeding up, or slowing to a stop, or does it matter? Your mechanic will need to do a bit more...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, screw driver
dodge caravan, screw driver, oil light: Hello hun sounds like a bad fuel pump or no spark if you can get some one to help u check for spark just pull a plug wire offf put a screw driver in the plug wire and see if the spark runs up the screw driver if does not then no spark if does then it is a...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, antitheft device
dodge caravan, antitheft device, educated guess: Scott, Have you considered an exorcism at this point???.........Just kidding !!!! I would have a good electrical shop do a relay check on your van...........You have only one problem, but because of that problem you get all of these other issues.......your...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, test light
dodge caravan, test light, atlanta area: use the same test light and see if u have power at the end of the lighter. The sides will be the ground. If u dont get power at them take the cover off and see if u have it at the connector.I live in the Atlanta area I would be happy to look at this for u...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan Steering, dodge caravan, elct
dodge caravan, elct, steering wheel: Hello tis stearling wheel will have to come off . you will have to pull the elct for the senser for the air bag. if u have never done it .It is risky you have a bad locking pin in the colluim the pin will have to be replaced or taken out complety. better...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan starter, haynes repair manual, haynes manual
haynes repair manual, haynes manual, dodge caravan: Hi, No, this is not a very complicated task. The bast thing to do is go down to a discount parts repair store. Get a starter, they will charge you a core charge. The core charge is refunded when you return the old starter. However the starter is not...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Caravan, dodge caravan, fuel pump
dodge caravan, fuel pump, fuses: hello wendy the first thing they want to check is the timeing belt . If good then check for spark . if spark then check for gas . it is one or the other. if no gas it is a bad fuel pump. if gas it is a bad eng. moduialer . Good luck to u hun and let me know...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Dakota Window Regulator, water dam, dodge dakota
water dam, dodge dakota, power regulator: I live in Atlanta if u need it done for ya. FRONT DOOR WINDOW REGULATOR REMOVAL Remove door trim panel. Remove water dam as necessary to access window regulator. Remove glass from door. Disengage power window motor wire connector from door harness,...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Durango A/C, dodge durango, ac system
dodge durango, ac system, fan speed: Dodge has a few tsbs for issues but u should like a few other things as well is wrong aka windows blower motor issue and so on. Have u ever looked up tsb for your durango b4? find 24-11-99 and 23-013-01. Most of that above i would need to look at personally...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Durango SLT 4X4, dodge durango slt, 1998 dodge durango slt
dodge durango slt, 1998 dodge durango slt, dodge durango: hello kelly this shifts from the compuiter and also sensers no moduialer valve thing of the past . bring it to a tranny and have them do a diagnostic if u folke have a amco around u it is free . they will tell what senser it is and replace it . good luck...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Durango, inner tie rods, dodge durango
inner tie rods, dodge durango, mr lacey: hello i will be honest the car u bought is known for tranny problems and brake problems it was proulbly ran hard and this is why they traded it so the dealer sold it knowing it had problems i would get the money back . before u are sorry for buying it pet...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge durango A/C clutch, clutch system, clutch plates
clutch system, clutch plates, dodge durango: both U made it clear and I told u how it works with that I said the clutch does not stick if it sticks then it would always be on and never turn off then u would get high pressure in the system and blow out the freon in there at 450psi. The electrical...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Grand Caravan Stalling, dodge grand caravan, grand caravan
dodge grand caravan, grand caravan, rubber wheels: hello this the fault of the dealer rember on warntery they like to do nothing but keep giveing it back not fixed at all it is money out of thire pocket . here is what you and your husband do give them the van back and tell them to make the corect repair...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Intrepid codes /2.7 engine, dodge dealer, dodge intrepid
dodge dealer, dodge intrepid, catalytic converter: hello dennies this key entry i my self do not belive in i have sean so many pelople change sensers and it is not the problem . I agree with u bring it to a shop and let them scan it and then u can make the repair u will be money ahead and no guesing pete...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Intrepid, diagnostic checks, relay circuit
diagnostic checks, relay circuit, dodge intrepid: Hello Linn, Ug...The DREADED 2.7!!!!!!!!!!! Not even a reliable boat anchor!!! There are 58 TSB s listed for your car in the electrical section alone! None of them describes your problem. Your electrical concern almost sounds like a problem at the...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Neon manual transmission shifting problems, toluca plant, dodge neon
toluca plant, dodge neon, change gears: Hello Heather It sounds like a cable to me thire might not be any adjusment left on this cable because whe u and your husband forceng it in gear can strecth the calble i would tell the tranny shop to replace the cable and i bet it works if the clutch were...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Neon won't start, dodge neon, switch problem
dodge neon, switch problem, turning the key: Steve, First you need to make sure you have 12 volts on the large battery cable at the starter, is so. then see if you have 12 volts on thew small wire when the key is turned.if so then you have a bad starter. If no voltage on the small wire while turning...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Neon, dodge neon, neon 2
dodge neon, neon 2, differant kinds: Deborah, The noise you hear may be normal. There a few differant kinds of breake pads being sold today, and all have there advantages. The first is the organtic pad. This type is a very soft brake pad and will need replacing in about 8 to 10 thousand miles....

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Ram Quadcab 1500 4x4 transmission filter and fluid change proceedure, dodge ram 1500, pan gasket
dodge ram 1500, pan gasket, tranny fluid: hello you have to take off the tranny pan thiere is no dren plug so lousen the bolts all the way around and put a large pan to cath the tranny fluid then drop the pan at the parts store they can sell you new pan gasket and filter it comes in a kit . and...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Ram Van 1500 - cluster problem, dodge ram van, speeddometer
dodge ram van, speeddometer, tail shaft: Both of Your problems may be related to one another. It sounds like the speed sensor may be bad. it is located on the tail shaft of the trans. near where the drive shaft comes out the trans. As far as passing inspection. here in VA the brake lights cant...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Dodge Stratus front turn signal bulb, hood latch, lamp park
hood latch, lamp park, dodge stratus: PARK AND TURN SIGNAL LAMP BULB REMOVAL Release hood latch and open hood. Remove screws holding headlamp module to radiator closure panel. Separate headlamp module from radiator closure panel. Rotate socket counterclockwise one quarter turn. Pull...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Durango wiper fluid connection???, windshield company, dodge durango
windshield company, dodge durango, washer fluid: Sandy, The only place the Windshield company would have disconnected the washer fluid is under the cowl at the base of the windshield. You may need to remove the cowl for access to the connection. But why not just return to the guys that installed the windshield?...

Dodge Repair: 1998 dodge caravan flashing recirc and A/C, slide pots, calibration test
slide pots, calibration test, dodge caravan: CALIBRATION/DIAGNOSTICS TEST ENTRY TO INITIATE TESTS: Set Blower motor ON HIGH Set Mode position to Panel Set Temperature to Cold (Both slide pots if equipped) Depress WASH and REAR WIPER button simultaneously for 5 Seconds (Until all LED s light)...

Dodge Repair: 1998 dodge caravan, obd ii code reader, dodge caravan
obd ii code reader, dodge caravan, obd ii code: The best thing you can do is disconnect the battery for 10 minutes then reconnect it. If this does not reset the sensors, you will have to get an OBD II code reader to reset them. Any of the (Auto Zone) stores have one that they will hook up and reset the...

Dodge Repair: 1998 dodge durango ignition switch, dodge durango, attempted robbery
dodge durango, attempted robbery, steering column: well that would depends on the extent of the damage inside the steering area. Key cly, ign switch and the linking parts over to the ign switch could be affected with out taking them apart and looking to see u wont know for sure. Worst case u would be looking...

Dodge Repair: 1998 dodge grandcaravan, slide pots, set mode
slide pots, set mode, test entry: COOLDOWN TEST ENTRY TO INITIATE TESTS: Set Blower motor ON HIGH Set Mode position to Panel Open all A/C outlets Set Temperature to Cold (Both slide pots if equipped) Depress WASH and A/C simultaneously for 5 Seconds NOTE: Prior to start of test,...

Dodge Repair: 1998 dodge intrepid es loaded, dodge intrepid, good heat
dodge intrepid, good heat, heater core: Hello lisa This is a bad heater core it is causeing all your problems you did the wright thing by doing the thermostiac first . and the film on the windows is telling me that the heater core is bad . Have it replaced and it will have good heat and air again...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Intrepid stalling, miss fire, loose power
miss fire, loose power, senser: might need to take it to a dealer and not just some old shop they are simply guessing at this. With out seeing it for myself I cant to do to much things like that could be 20 different things and if u dont know what to look for with a dealer scanner or...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Neon Won't Start, dodge neon sport, dodge neon
dodge neon sport, dodge neon, electronic ignitions: hello hun this could be a bad fuel pump i would pull the gas line off engt. system and see if it is pumpimg gas . of turn the key and listlen for the fuel pump to come on you should here it . and if you are geting spark it is not the timeing belt if u are...

Dodge Repair: 1998 neon transaxle, chris answer, axle shaft
chris answer, axle shaft, tow rope: the axle would pop in and u will know it it should almost be flush up to the tranny. plus if it was not in all the way it would leak out with out even having the engine on. U can look at the seal and see if it has a bend in it. AS for u doing it depends...

Dodge Repair: 1998 stratus ignition system, 2.4ltr f/i, oxygen sensors, coil sensor
oxygen sensors, coil sensor, car computers: hello brian this is not a tect who is working on your car . bring it to a shop such as mine tell them to do a diagnostiac test and they will tell u what is going on and then they can adjust the compuiter and fine tune it for you . and see if you can get some...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Voyager air filter change, frame support, filter change
frame support, filter change, air filter: there is no pictures for this stand in front of the van look down to see the hole where u can see the filter though move up to the top there will be a 10 mm bolt facing toward the upper support the same place u took the first 2 10mm out this one will be...

Dodge Repair: 1998 Voyager Rear Wheels Locked Up, plymouth grand voyager, friction material
plymouth grand voyager, friction material, star wheel: The rear wheel cylinders leak alot on this model but rarely have I seem them cause rear wheel lock-up. You MIGHT have run these completely down to the rivots which can cause all sorts of exciting driving conditions. On a good day you have take a 5LB hammer...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Caravan evaporator r & r ??, wifes car, stop leak
wifes car, stop leak, input port: It s pretty involved. I think I would try that aluminiumized stop leak made espesially for this repail. All you do is put in the stop leak then put in 2 cans of regular freon 134a. Make sure to run freon in after the stop leak as it will close off your...

Dodge Repair: 1999 caravan 3.3 ac compressor & drier, ac compressor, drier
ac compressor, drier, 8oz: first see how much oil u take out of the oil compressor hold the old on upside down in clear container so u can judge how much to put back into it U dont want o add more then the system can take u will damage more stuff and the new compressor. U can add how...

Dodge Repair: 1999 DODGE 2.7 ENGINE, noisy engine, lifters
noisy engine, lifters, 7l: Im sorry, but I would not wish a 2.7 on my worst enemy!! These engines are very often noisey, they must be maintained perfectly, and are prone to failure. I have lost track of the number of cars with 2.7l engines that I have installed new lifters, rockers,...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodeg Carivan, dodge caravan, dodeg
dodge caravan, dodeg, things that move: I am sorry sounds I can not say anything about because i am not there in order to hear them.I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad to look at it for u. If u tell me how u can describe a noise over the internet by all mean go ahead u cant tell...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge 1500 5.9 pinging, powertrain control module pcm, powertrain control module
powertrain control module pcm, powertrain control module, software calibration: THIS BULLETIN SUPERCEDES TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN 18-06-00 REV C, DATED DEC 01, 2000, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. THIS IS A COMPLETE REVISION AND NO ASTERISKS HAVE BEEN USED TO HIGHLIGHT REVISIONS. THE MDS2 MUST BE OPERATING WITH CIS CD2099...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Caravan Front brake repair, dodge caravan, caliper
dodge caravan, caliper, atlanta area: I dont know that answer with out looking for myself I cant tell u either how much something will be 2 many factors if u want to use factory parts,after market, who does it and so on. Call around for that info.I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Caravan - A/C, blower motor resistor, model vans
blower motor resistor, model vans, dodge caravan: It sounds like the blower motor resistor has failed on you. This condition will cause the fan speed, regardless of a/c or not, to only work in the high speed setting. The blower motor resistor is located on the passenger side of the engine bay and has near...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Durango, dodge durango 1999, oil pressure gauge
dodge durango 1999, oil pressure gauge, synthetic oil change: hello again i dont belive this dealer for a min. if you were low on oil the car would knock amd the motor would have seized if they are only trying to take your money . bring it to a shop such as mine it is a thermostiac sticking 100 dollors to do the repair...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan, dodge grand caravan, positive temperature coefficient
dodge grand caravan, positive temperature coefficient, grand caravan: yeah its called a circuit breaker and it will be under the dash in the junction block it will be silver and they reset them self. The ones inside the junction block are called PTC POSITIVE TEMPERATURE COEFFICIENT fuses and they are not replaceable nor...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan intermittent alarm/door ajar, dodge grand caravan, grand caravan
dodge grand caravan, grand caravan, ding sound: There are several other things that can cause this problem. However if you have paid the dealer to repair it, you should let them repair it. If someone else tries to fix it this VOIDS the warranty from the dealer. If you can t get any satisfaction from...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Intrepid, 1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid
1999 dodge intrepid, dodge intrepid, alternator: hello joyce this is a bad starter it is on the way out and also a bad starter can run the battery down to it should be changed in my shop as far as price it would be 175 in my shop orher shops should be around the sane price . good luck to you hun and if...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Neon Starting Problems, dodge neon, fuse box
dodge neon, fuse box, starter relay: Hello Hun This is a bad cont. In the fuse box. the starter relay is in that box . I would change that first just plugs in like a reg. elct plug . and also check the wires going to it could be the problem. Let me know i will help u . Good luck to u and...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge ram 1500 & its heating system, dodge ram 1500, heater hoses
dodge ram 1500, heater hoses, heater control valve: its possible that the door they fixed infact did not fix but make it so only cold comes out knowing that u wont need heat until winter time.. Or did u have heat until just a few days ago? The heater hoses should be the same temp as any other hose on the...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Stratus "Check Engine" light, dodge stratus, strange smell
dodge stratus, strange smell, yesterday afternoon: Hello Wendy this sounds like a bad cataliac converter it should be replaced asap it can foul the spark with carbon and then really cost you some money . And i am sure you do not want that to happen . Any excaust shop can take care of it for you . good luck...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Stratus Steering belt instalation, power steering pump, belt tension
power steering pump, belt tension, air conditioning compressor: ACCESSORY DRIVE BELTS - 2.0/2.4L ENGINES AIR CONDITIONING COMPRESSOR AND GENERATOR BELT Accessory Drive Belt System - 2.0/2.4L Engines Loosen T-Bolt locking nut A and pivot bolt B to remove and install Poly V belt and/or adjust belt tension Air Conditioning...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Stratus, different types of metals, types of metals
different types of metals, types of metals, dodge stratus: Well, when it comes to noises it s sometimes difficult to compare noises based on just words alone. What I call a tap you may call a knock. What I call a click you may call a tick. Point being that without hearing it I won t be able to tell you whether...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Dodge Van A/C fan, blower motor resistor, dodge van
blower motor resistor, dodge van, tower area: This is kind of a strange one but SHOULD be easy to find with a bit of electrical inspection. The fact that it works in multiple speeds rules out the blower motor resistor, a common part that fails. This doesn t rule out the connection and it should be...

Dodge Repair: 1999 dodge durango 5.9 cam sensor, crankshaft position sensor, camshaft position sensor
crankshaft position sensor, camshaft position sensor, engine wiring harness: CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR - 3.9/5.2/5.9L ENGINES REMOVAL The sensor is bolted to the top of the cylinder block near the rear of right cylinder head Crankshaft Position Sensor - 3.9/5.2/5.9L Engines The sensor is accessed by removing the right front fender...

Dodge Repair: 1999 dodge stratus 2.4 motor, radiator fan motor, radiator leak
radiator fan motor, radiator leak, dodge stratus: stick with the fan issue first why put stop leak in unless u have a leak do u?? and I would not put that stuff in any why it will only cause more probs down the road. Does that other fan even come on at any point in time? with ac on yes ,no? What about...

Dodge Repair: 1999 dodge van 1500, drain coolant, fatigue cracks
drain coolant, fatigue cracks, negative battery cable: WATER PUMP REMOVAL The water pump on all engines is bolted directly to the engine timing chain case/cover. A gasket is used as a seal between the water pump and timing chain case/cover. If water pump is replaced because of bearing/shaft damage or...

Dodge Repair: 1999 durango wheel hub removal, wheel hub, cotter pin
wheel hub, cotter pin, brake caliper: HUB/BEARING REMOVAL Raise and support vehicle. Remove wheel and tire assembly. Remove axle nut. Remove ABS wheel speed sensor if equipped, Refer torakes. Remove the brake caliper and rotor, Refer torakes. Remove hub/bearing mounting bolts from...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Grand Caravan died, grand caravan sport, blown head gasket
grand caravan sport, blown head gasket, grand caravan: Hello Deb when they did the serivice that proubly did not fill the fluids to the fill point and the oil i would call then and let them know .fill your fluids and try to restart it let me know what happens . good luck to u and please rate my serivice...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Grand Caravan Rear window not working, grand caravan, volt meter
grand caravan, volt meter, rear window: You will have to take the inside door panel off. Look to see if anything has come unplugged. If it hasn t Then you will have to take a volt meter and see if there is power comming to the switch and then the motor. Then replace the burned out part. Cowboy...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Intrepid cabin filter, cabin filter, entire system
cabin filter, entire system, haynes: There isn t a cabin filter for these cars. However, theinternal components may just be dirty from someone else that may have drove the car and not taken care of it. Try taking the entire system apart and thoroughly cleaning it with bleach, this should help...

Dodge Repair: 1999 neon lock cylinder switch broke!, dodge dealer, electronic switch
dodge dealer, electronic switch, dash lights: yeah its true and who said the little plastic thing can be replaced easily? As for the making of the column its made by some one else and dodge buys it like many auto manufactures they buy stuff with given specs by some one else so its not a dodge fault...

Dodge Repair: 1999 With Occasional Flashing Oil Light, oil pressure switch, engine oil pressure
oil pressure switch, engine oil pressure, oil light: if u have a 2.7 this is what u do. OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves adding a terminal/wire/vent to the oil pressure switch connector. NOTE: THIS BULLETIN APPLIES TO VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.7L ENGINE. SYMPTOM/CONDITION: With a hot engine the oil...

Dodge Repair: 1999 plymouth neon brake noise, plymouth neon, rear brakes
plymouth neon, rear brakes, brake noise: Neons do have some noise, but what I would do is this,, 1. Remove the rear tires, and inspect the brakes, if they look okay, pick up some brake cleaner, and clean the hubs, and the brakes.. Sometimes, dirt/ect gets in their and will make noise.. Also, if...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Ram 1500 heater fan OFF and HIGH only, blower motor resistor, negative cable
blower motor resistor, negative cable, harness connector: REMOVAL Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable. Reach under the passenger side end of the heater-A/C housing and unplug the wire harness connector from the blower motor resistor. Remove the screws that secure the blower motor resistor to the...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Ram 4x4 shift control module location, 42re, hydraulic systems
42re, hydraulic systems, tcm: there is no such thing as a shift control module any and all functions related to the tranny are controlled by the TCM. U would have a 42RE or a 46/47 RE and both are hydraulic systems not electric so u spent money on something that it does not have...

Dodge Repair: 1999 Stratus ventillation system, upper flow, ventillation
upper flow, ventillation, air flow: Peter, the problem is one of two things , Both are not very easy. the first thing is called a blend air door, this could be stuck in which case the air box would have to be removed and cleaned out. this means the dash would have to come out . mechanics...

Dodge Repair: 2.7 engine, juat, good luck
juat, good luck, thanks for your time: Hello gary if you have ben changeibg the oil like you say you have ben you should have no troulble they arent to bad of a motor some pelople juat dont take time to check them and have the oil changed like they should the timeing belt should be changed every...

Dodge Repair: 2 questions wiring and fuel filter, chrysler neon, neon 2
chrysler neon, neon 2, gas filter: hello dave the wiper wires are shorting out the curnet is going accross the wires and only the hot wires which are red will have to be checke dfor a bade spot . and the gas filter is a easy fix it is under the right side of the frame rail of the car close...

Dodge Repair: 200 dodge intrepid cranck sensor, crankshaft position sensor, crankshaft sensor
crankshaft position sensor, crankshaft sensor, crank sensor: The crankshaft sensor is located on the passengers side of the transmission housing, above the differential housing Crankshaft Position Sensor The bottom of the sensor sits above the drive plate who ever installed the radio did not wire it up right and...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Caravan interior lights, point thanks, headlight switch
point thanks, headlight switch, atlanta area: If the inside and outside lights are flashing that might be a body computer see if u can feel some water under the driver side dash there will be 2 big 30 way connectors going into a computer.I live in the Atlanta area I would be glad to look at it for u....

Dodge Repair: 2000 Caravan Power Windows, dodge caravan, circut breaker
dodge caravan, circut breaker, auto switch: Nancy, Heres your chance to show your husband a little something, The problem is in the drivers motor or the window regulator. The reason I think this is, the motor is overheating the system and trips the circut breaker. once the system cools down...

Dodge Repair: 2000 chy ign switch, key cylinder, negative cable
key cylinder, negative cable, lock cylinder: IGNITION SWITCH The ignition switch attaches to the lock cylinder housing on the end opposite the lock cylinder Ignition Switch - Viewed From Below Column For ignition switch terminal and circuit identification, refer to the Wiring Diagrams section REMOVAL...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Dodge 2500 A/c problems, poor vacuum, vacuum test
poor vacuum, vacuum test, engine vacuum: I live in the Atlanta area if u need me I will look at it for u. VACUUM SYSTEM Vacuum control is used to operate the mode doors in the heater-only and heater-A/C housings. Testing of the heater-only and heater-A/C mode control switch operation will determine...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Dodge Caravan vent system, drb iii, dodge caravan
drb iii, dodge caravan, vent system: there not vac controlled since 94. Perform this test and see what lights blink after words COOLDOWN TEST ENTRY TO INITIATE TEST: Set Blower motor ON HIGH Open all A/C outlets Depress A/C and WASH buttons simultaneously for 5 Seconds (Until all LED...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Dodge Caravan w/no low beams, low beams, dodge caravan
low beams, dodge caravan, fuse block: Hello Sue what kind of dealer is this . First they should have done a wire dongistiac test to see if thire was a short comeing from the fuse box. They have made a mistake . And u should not be charged for the pcm and bcm . this should be a refund...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Dodge Dakota Starting, dodge dakota slt, dodge dakota
dodge dakota slt, dodge dakota, fuel pump: sounds like a fuel pump to me as well. This happens over night or sitting for say an hour correct? U can test it next time u know its going to do it cycle the key 3 times with out starting it and it will fire right up for u.If u live in the Atlanta are...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Dodge Dakota transmission and speed sensor, automatic tranny, size trucks
automatic tranny, size trucks, ford suv: On the full-size trucks I know that the single sensor on the top of the rear diff. is the ABS speed sensor and also used for vehicle speed. Most of the time when the sensors fail there is no continuity between the sensor pins. I ve seen this on Dodges and...

Dodge Repair: 2000 Dodge Durango AC question, torx bolts, dodge durango
torx bolts, dodge durango, nuts and bolts: Nearly all of the lines on the Durango are either solid aluminum which have 13mm head nuts hold them to another component or they are spring locked to components. The only exception to this is the expansion valves themselves which use a combination of torx...