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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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the transmission and coolant sensor has been replaced car wont start dodge avenger 2013
Hi there. In most cases, when you have maintenance or repair completed on a vehicle system that does not impact the starting of the vehicle (like the cooling system), and it doesn't start - it's due to something being removed...
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Why does my car overheat at idle
Your car is only three years old and so should not need transmission fluid. If the level was low, you should check to be sure there is not a leak. It's very easy to overfill the transmission so it would...
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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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just got a transmission replaced in my 95 dodge avenger, left the garage with it today and it wont shift out of first
Hi there. Unfortunately, without knowing what the garage actually or what they removed, it's hard to tell you what may be causing this issue. Typically an automatic transmission will not have issues shifting unless two problems exists. First, the transmission...
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What would cause my shifter in my 2008 Dodge Avenger to feel sticky when moving it.
Hi there. Most of the time this will only occur if something was spilled into the shifter at one point in time or another. If a soda was spilled it will get very sticky over time and will cause this...
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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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When car is off and in park I can turn the wheel left and right and makes a clicking/clicking noise.i have changed both ball j LRT
The noise will be most easily pinpointed if you have an assistant turn the wheel while you, or a mechanic, hone in on the location. There are quite a few other potential sources of the noise such as the upper...
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Need to replace front left CV axle, do I need to replace the CV boot as well?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The damage done to the unit will dictate what exactly needs to be done. If the entire CV axle on one side or the other needs to be replaced, then the entire shaft is...
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Car idles rough with AC on - 2008 dodge avenger
Hello, thank you for writing in. There can be multiple problems with the vehicle causing your issues. First, we need to take a look at the drive belt which sends power to the AC system from the engine. When the...
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On my 2013 Dodge Avenger 6 cyl the headlights pluse when rpm is under 1000.
It is possible that you may be having an issue with your alternator. The alternator is responsible for charging the battery while the engine is running so that it has enough power to start the car next time. If the...
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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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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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How to find and replace my egr valve on a 2008 Dodge Avenger r/t 3.5 fwd
Hi there. You might want to watch this video on replacing the EGR valve on a Dodge Avenger to determine where it is located and whether or not you feel comfortable completing this service. It is rather easy when you...
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Just changed out catalytic converter but needs oxygen sensor is it up stream or down stream
Hi there. I would replace both if you just replaced the catalytic converter. The upstream O2 will be located on the exhaust manifold and will become embedded with carbon deposits rather quickly. The downstream 02 sensor is near the catalytic...
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My cat converter has 2 oxygen sensors?
Hi there. The modern emissions system requires the use of at least (2) different O2 sensors. The upstream O2 sensor is designed to detect the amount of NoX coming out of your engine and adjusts your fuel/air ratio to correct...
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The car won't start
Hi there. Unfortunately, the "removing the battery cable and reconnecting it" solution of resetting security system and clearing error codes can sometimes create multiple negative symptoms; including causing ignition system component damage and creating a non-starting situation. In some cases,...

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