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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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Do you have to remove spark plugs to replace valve cover gasket in 1999 dodge avenger 2.5l
Hi there. Yes, when you remove the valve covers you need to remove the spark plugs first. I would highly recommend having an air hose and spraying off that entire spark plug area first to make sure you don't have...
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hi I have a dodge avenger 2008 with the lightning volt light on? My car does not turn on
Hi there. The lighting bolt light is a warning light that indicates a problem with the battery or charging system on our 2008 Dodge Avenger which could be caused by a damaged battery, battery cables, alternator or other electrical system...
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My air doesn't work all the time
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are a few more bits of information that we need to try and help guide you. If by not having air, you mean that the air stops blowing, then you have an issue...
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Throttle control
This relates to the throttle control actuator. This is a module that controls the opening and closing of the throttle plate which is what allows air and fuel into the engine. When this is not working properly, this may cause...
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What would make my car stall with picking up speed?
If the fault codes are reading all 4 coils are bad and the codes remain even after replacing the coils, then the problem is elsewhere. It is very rare to have 4 cols fail at once. There can be an...
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My left rear blinker isn't working but the front one is could it be a short in the wiring?
Hi there. Although it is possible that you have an electrical short on a wire heading to the rear or powering the rear blinker, it is more likely that you have an electrical relay or fuse issue. Most wires on...
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2010 Dodge Avenger ac
The blower switch should be tested and the circuit wiring in use at the higher speeds should be tested as well for continuity. If you request an electrical component diagnostic the responding certified mechanic will resolve this issue for you....
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Battery draining
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a bad voltage regulator that could be allowing the alternator to supply too much or too little amperage to the battery resulting in the battery never maintaining a consistent charge as it...
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I had my check engine light come on and went to get it read with the code reader. And its said switch a brake?
Hi There, Assuming you are referring to check engine code P0572, this refers to the brake light switch circuit which controls a number of things in the vehicle. This switch indicates when the brake pedal is pushed and triggers the...
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95 dodge avenger leaking oil from end of clutch fork in engine bay
Hi there. It's quite possible that the throw out bearing itself is damaged on your 1995 Dodge Avenger and is the source of your oil leak. To repair this, you'd have to remove the clutch and replace the bearings, gaskets...
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What does dash poor mean
If you are referring to a vehicle inspection report, "dash poor" means that the instrument panel/dashboard is damaged, marred, in poor condition, or components are missing. YourMechanic's pre-purchase vehicle inspection includes a long list of vehicle systems - see foregoing...
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Aircon was cold in the morning, but hot in afternoon. Today its just hot air. A/C recharged a month ago.
Hi there. In many cases like this, the problem is caused by a refrigerant leak. If the system is full then it may have an electrical problem. This can be anything from a failure in the compressor clutch coil, to...
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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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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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abs light on and i have no brakes 2008 dodge avenger 2.4l
Hi there. Quite often when the ABS light comes on, it's a problem with an ABS sensor or the control module. However, when the light is accompanied by brakes that don't work as they should, it's an indication of a...
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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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