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After hour or so driving, engine starts to sputter as if not receiving fuel. Stop for 10 mins and it runs fine.
The stalling could be due to a heat induced failure of the ignition coil. Resistance of electrical components increases with temperature and if the coil is the issue that is why the stalling only occurs once the engine is hot....
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Misfire on cylinder 2
Compression in cylinder No. 2 should be tested. If compression is within spec, a possibility is an oil leak into cylinder no. 2. With regard to the fuel injector, verify its operation as, although the injector may be new, the...
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is a 2007 Cadillac converted cimpati me with a 2014
Even though they perform the same function, odds are that they are not physically compatible. Different vehicles have different engines, floor pan design, and exhaust routing. You can try a universal catalytic converter as replacement but by the time you...
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Starts and dies
Hi There, A few different things will usually cause this to happen. A bad ignition coil can cause this if it is beginning to fail, resulting in intermittent starting problems. A dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, may also...
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2005 dodge Caravan overheated air conditioner is blowing heat one of the fans was not working so I replaced it air conditioner sti
Hello, thank you for writing in. If you have not resolve the issue(s) that caused the vehicle to overheat in the first place, then you need to start there. Do so by checking the level of your coolant, the radiator...
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Fuel pressure
Hi There, It sounds like the fuel pump rebuild was a success if the van was running for a bit. You may want to test the voltage to the fuel pump to be sure it is operating consistently. If there...
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I have a 97 Dodge caravan sport.. battery light is on, replaced battery, started and after two or three hours, battery light back
Hi there. Electrical issues like you are describing are typically caused by a constant parasitic drain. In most cases, this is due to an accessory relay that is faulty, allowing the component to constantly draw power from the battery. It...
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Windshield Wipers and Lights not working.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The wiper's motor circuit may have a short somewhere that is blowing the fuse. Weather can not only cause corrosion but can stress out the wiper motors and cause them damage as well. Both...
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Only cold air come out of heater
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely having issues with the water pump. If you have replaced the thermostat and the heater core, you likely have a clear path for the warm coolant to flow through...
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Axle Damage 2005 Dodge Caravan
Hi there - I would have the vehicle inspected to determine the extent of damage to the drive train, and the fuel tank/pump assembly. Damage to both of these areas could be a real safety issue. I recommend a axle...
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Can I put a 2007 dodge caravan engine in a 2001 Dodge Caravan
There were 4 different engines used in the 2007 Caravan. Looking at an example, namely the 3.3L (VIN "R") that was used in model year 2007, the head and block casting numbers of that engine do not match the engine...
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I have a 2006 dodge caravan and I been smelling gas for about a month but it's not burning alot of gas do you have any idea what i
It is possible that you have a leak in your exhaust system. Many times you will be able to smell gas when the exhaust system has a hole in it. The most common cause of this would be the exhaust...
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Interior and headlights flashing and charging 14.7 or so.
If the lights are flashing constantly, then there is a short between the flasher unit and the turn signal and highbeam circuit that is causing the issue. If the lights are flashing a little and looking like a flicker, then...
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Will a faulty crank position sensor affect my auto trans function? 2003 Dodge Grand Caravan
Hello - No, the crankshaft position sensor will not affect your transmission at all - except when it fails, and the engine ceases to run. Check your transmission fluid for the correct level and condition (pinkish, with no burned smell)....
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Can this van's alternator be put in a 2004 chevy impala?
The alternators on the two vehicles are not compatible with each other. The computers on these vehicles control the alternator charge rates and you could have a computer problem and should have the system diagnosed by a qualified mechanic like...
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My van transmission started slipping and the van is making a whining sound now. I had transmission fluid filled but it is even wor
It would be a good idea to check to be sure that the fluid level was not overfilled. Too much fluid creates shifting and operational problems just as too little fluid will. So, the level should be carefully verified. If...
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Brakes are squeaking and brake light is coming on
This may suggest that your brake pads are worn and due to be replaced or that you have a leak somewhere in your brake hydraulic system. The brake reservoir has a sensor inside that detects when the brake fluid reaches...
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I have four codes 0122 0123 1684 0106
Hi there. The codes you listed are indicators of TPS failure, including the P0122 and P0123 codes. The fault code P1684 means that power to your powertrain control module (PCM) was interrupted. The most common cause of this is because...
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My fuel pump is not getting any gas to it
If you just put in an aftermarket fuel pump and had to wire it in yourself then you may have a pump that is running backwards if not wired correctly. If you hear the pump come on but not priming...
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Was burning a lot of oil filled a week ago new oil now oil is over the xxx very black and eating gas like crazy smells of gas 2000 Dodge Caravan
Hello - your symptoms describe a fuel injector that is leaking badly or excess fuel pressure. Not only are you consuming excessive fuel, the gas leaking into the oil dilutes the oil, which means less lubrication to engine parts, and...

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