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Want to know if it is awd
The only way to know if the vehicle is AWD is to look to see if you see axles in the front and rear going from the center of vehicle to each wheel underneath vehicle. My manual does not show...
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my check engine light came on a few weeks ago and said it was coolant issue light went out and a few days ago it came back on
Your vehicle has less than 60,000 miles and inasmuch as you mention a possible fault in the engine cooling system, you should check for warranty coverage under Chrysler's 5 year/60,000 miles powertrain warranty. If you are not covered under the...
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My car has three lights that came on.
Hi there. If the throttle body light is coming on, then the throttle position sensor is picking up the throttle plate sticking. Clean the throttle plate and open it manually with a large screwdriver to make it free up. Also,...
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After jump-starting my car it won't shift gears.
Hi there. There could be an issue with either the shifter or the transmission position sensor. If the vehicle was jump-started with the transmission in neutral, then it is possible that the shock from the battery cables being spiked as...
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Need pictures and locations of all sensors that deal with the gas cap and engine light for fuel system.
Hi there. The fuel canister on the back of the car behind the fuel tank has a valve on it called the purge valve solenoid. This valve is what controls the fuel pressure in the system as if the pressure...
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Check engine light
Hi There, This code relates to your Evaporative Emissions system. Your car has a small purge valve called a purge solenoid that controls the venting of fumes from the fuel tank as these fumes build up inside, particularly when you...
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Squeaky sound in the front end. 2014 Chrysler 200
Hello - it is not likely a lube job will correct this - there are not that many components in the suspension these days that are grease-able. The squeak you hear could be the strut bearing plates, which tend to...
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Themastat
Hello, thank you for writing in. Are you referring to the temperature gauge that is one your dashboard? If so this is a measurement of the engine coolant temperature. Freon is an older version of air conditioning refrigerant that is...
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Motor overheating
Hi There, It sounds like you have covered almost everything except for the thermostat. The thermostat regulates the flow of the coolant in your car's engine and controls when the coolant flows in and out of the motor from the...
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After installation of a new throttle body does everything reset to normal function on the car?
Hi there. After replacing the throttle body to your engine, if the engine light was on and has a pending code, the code will go away. If the code was a hard permanent code, then the ECM (computer) would need...
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What kind of generic oil can I buy for my car?
Hi There, As you may know, there are a multitude of engine oils on the market all claiming to be the "best" and prolonging the life of your car's engine. One of the main questions you will be asked when...
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Car will not crank or start
A no crank situation can be caused by a couple of different components. The ignition switch may be shorted or worn internally. It may be able to power accessories in the On position, but the Start position within the switch...
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installed new throttle body and drove car for about 5 miles and the lightning bolt indicator came on again.
The pcm - powertrain control module - should have "learned" after driving, that there was a new throttle body in place and corrected itself. If the light is back on and the same code for throttle body / throttle position...
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If I replace my air temp I think it's call ambient temp sensor do I need more freon? 2011 Chrysler 200
Hello - you don't indicate what specific code was extracted, but I believe you are referring to the engine intake air sensor, usually in the air cleaner box or air inlet housings. This sensor is not related to the air...
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Car won't start but lights turn on Chrysler 200
First thing to check would be the battery. While it can have enough power to turn accessories like the lights on, it may not have enough cranking amps to start the engine or allow the security system to trigger start...
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engine light on for thermostat or temp sensor, EVIC falsely states engine hot due to bad thermostat, also service throttle control
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle may be experiencing more than one issue. It is indeed true that the thermostat and coolant sensors are built into a housing, which will require replacement of the entire...
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Is it possible to take used key fob and reprogram it?
Hi there. You could reprogram a key fob to a different vehicle as long as the key is the same for the vehicle. In this case, if the key can go into the doors and unlock them, then you would...
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Not heating very good
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are two separate issues at hand here. The first is the leak. Check the level of coolant in your radiator (when you open the cap it should be full), and in the reservoir....
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I have a 2015 Chrysler 200. I bought it in Oct 2016 so its been just about 3 months. Oil is at 22℅ and tomorrow morning I have to
Hello, thank you for writing in. The oil life on the display is telling you this is how long the oil is good for. It is not a measurement of how much oil is in the engine. If the oil...
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My car want start
Hi There, As you may know, there are several possible reasons that may cause your car not to start. Things like ignition coils, crankshaft position sensor, spark plugs, spark plug wires or ignition module are all components that may cause...

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