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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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My 2014 dodge avenger is beginning to overheat. why?
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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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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When I Start My Car It Turn Over But want Start I Check Starter Batter
If the engine is cranking, that is the starter motor turns the engine over, but there is no spark at the spark plugs, that means there is a fault in the ignition system. There are quite a few components and...
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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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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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Rebuilt tranny now smell and white thin smoke
Hi Melissa. Thanks for contacting us today. Although the issue you experienced happened after you completed transmission issues, overheating is not related to the transmission. Overheating is caused by either a malfunction of the cooling system. The white smoke is...
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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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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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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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Every time I start my car there is a rapid clicking sound coming from my passenger side dashboard. It last about 20 seconds
Hi Daysi. Thanks for sending in your question today. If the AC or heater vents are turned on while you hear this noise, then it's probably coming from the indoor cabin filter (being dirty or debris trapped) or perhaps one...
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I Have a broken bolt in my exhaust
You may want to try an easy out kit which sometimes is helpful in removing broken bolts where the only option may otherwise be having to drill it out. In some cases, heating the area up will allow the broken...
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My Dash board is indicating their is a problem with the anti break system (ABS). Can you tell me how much it would cost
The cost to repair the ABS system depends on exactly what is wrong. Possible faults range from a simple loose wire, which obviously costs little to fix, to more costly issues such as a bad wheel sensor. If you have...
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The electrical throttle light came on and now my car won't start. What is the problem?
The electronic throttle controls throttle opening and if there is a fault in any computer systems that the computer is programmed to limit throttle opening and even cause not to start again. You may need to have computer scanned for...
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ETC Light/Temp Gauge
In resolving all these issues, the first step will be to download the OBD-II trouble codes that have caused the check engine light and the ETC warning lights to set. There will likely be issues related to those codes that...
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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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