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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Dodge Avenger
The newly redesigned 2012 Dodge Avenger is a really impressive addition to the mid-size sedan market. This model is Dodge’s answer to the likes of the Honda Accord and the Toyota Camry, and...

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Battery light is on after a new battery
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having issues with the alternator or with the charging system's electrical wiring. Start by making sure all of your battery terminals, ground connections, wires to the alternator, and wires to...
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2008 dodge avenger crank no start
Hi Becky. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, a hard to start problem like this is fuel system related, possibly a damaged mass air flow sensor, fuel pump or dirty fuel / air filters or fuel injectors. Since...
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2010 dodge avenger saying hotoil where the grears are supposed to be. If you drive it it dissapears and engine light turns on.
If the check engine light is on, then trouble codes have been stored. Even if the light goes off, the codes are still stored in memory and with an appropriate scan tool, the mechanic will read the codes. To get...
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What is wrong with my gas tank
Hello, thank you for writing in. Typically the fuel nozzle on the gas station's pump has a small hole in it. Once the fuel has filled up the tank and the filler neck, it reaches this small hole in the...
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I asked yesterday with no response vfrom Your Mechanic. I too have the intermittent Airbag light on. I'd like a quote.
The warning light signifies a fault in the air bag control system. The recall that you are referring to addresses a circumstance where the Occupant Restraint Control (OCR) module on the recalled vehicles (your model year is included, but check...
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My check engine lights come on
Hi There, Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad...
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Blower motor
Occasionally, the blower motor itself will wear out or become faulty working intermittently as the brush contacts inside the motor wear out. The blower motor relay supplies power to this motor when you turn the switch to "on" that can...
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Service lights started blinking, car slowed down, Everything shuts down, steering wheel locks. Car cranks back up, then repeats
The vehicle is going into failure mode when the light is flashing indicating a major component failure and will limit speed and may even stall. You will need to have the computer scanned to get the stored codes to see...
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2013 dodge avenger won't start. All electric is fine. Buzzing sound when it tries to start. Occasionally it starts and shuts off.
You have not specified whether the starter motor works "properly" or not versus a circumstance where the engine does crank well but just won't catch and run. By properly, I mean is the starter motor consistently turning the engine over...
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could you tell me where does the thermostat go in my 2014 dodge avenger
The primary thermostat is in housing below one hose and secondary thermostat is below the other main hose from radiator.
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How much would you charge for a Dodge Avenger 2011 tune up
Hi Emmanuel. With newer vehicles, the typical ’tune-up’ has changed quite a bit due to the evolving maintenance services needing to be completed. In general, today’s tune-ups are based on the vehicle mileage. To learn what services are recommended for...
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I have a 2008 dodge avenger. 2.7. V6. Morning. Run great once warmed up. It starts to misfire n runs very rough. Already changed
Hi Christopher. Typically when an engine misfiring issue occurs after the engine has come to operating temperature, it's due to fuel related components, such as fuel injectors that are clogged or misfiring themselves. This could be due to excessive carbon...
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Cannot shift gears
You may have a broken or improperly adjusted transmission shift cable. To have the shift issue diagnosed and resolved, please refer to YourMechanic's shift cable/linkage service page. The other issues relate to electrical/mechanical malfunctions and the mechanic who resolves the...
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Car was in a flood. I checked the air filter and it was wet. I also checked the oil to the engine and it was brown.
Hello, thank you for writing in. Unfortunately, attempting to start the vehicle soon after it "dries out" can cause more problems. This happens for various reasons depending on what has been flooded. Typically the first step is to disconnect the...
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I had about 1/4 tank of regular gas, and accidentally put super premium gas to fill up the rest, should I be worries? Will it mess
This should not cause any issues at all with your vehicle. The premium fuel is simply a higher octane fuel which will has additional additives in it that help to prevent what is called pre-detonation, also known as pinging or...
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How much does it normally cost to replace a timing belt labor wise?
Hi Jared. Timing belt replacement labor can vary based on multiple variables, from the type of vehicle to how many components need to be removed to gain access and correctly do the job. Your Dodge Avenger is in the mid-range,...
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Code p0430 bank 2 what could it be?
Diagnostic Trouble Code P0430 means that the ECU is detecting below threshold performance from the catalytic converter. The ECU monitors the catalytic converter closely and when a low performance threshold is detected the Check Engine Light will illuminate. Although it...
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Just had tranmission fluid changed begining of August. Now my car wont go in reverse, and it shifts really hard into gear about 10
Check to see if the fluid level is correct. If the fluid level is correct (not high; not low but in correct range on dipstick), and you are experiencing no drive in reverse and abrupt forward shifts, the causes can...
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dodge avenger 2010: The shift lever moves to all gears, but the car won't move. The dashboard says it is still in park.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having one of several issues, but this is a common problem with your make and model. To begin, the shifter is connected to a cable right beneath the shifter knob...
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I just bought a used 2010 Dodge Avenger. Took it home yesterday, then woke up this morning to the smell of gasoline in my garage .
If the gas tank is replaced with a new OEM (dealer supplied) tank and the tank is installed exactly according to the detailed instructions set forth in the Factory Service Manual, it will be good as new and you will...

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