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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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I bypassed heater core hoses on 2006 dodge caravan passenger floorboard still wet
You may have left over coolant inside the heater core that will still leak out onto the flood until the core is empty. You can blow air into the open heater core lines in engine compartment to get out excessive...
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I bought a vehicle about four months from a supposedly auction dealer and he keeps giving me a fake bill of sale. He also never ga
This sounds like its time to contact a lawyer or a friend that is a lawyer that will help you call this guy and threaten lawsuit if he does not comply.
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I have a 1995 Dodge Caravan 3.0 liter I just got the water pump change and the timing belt put on and timing be the problem
Hi Tyrus. Thanks for contacting us today. If you just had these services completed and the vehicle will not start, it could be due to ignition timing or a variety of other issues. Most of the time, electrical harnesses to...
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I just had a tire replaced on the rear of the vehicle. Now I hear a "clicking" noise when I apply the brakes. What could the probl
Depending on if you have rear drum or disc brakes the noise is usually caused by a warped surface of the rotor or drum. The mechanic may have took off the rear drum to inspect the brakes and knocked out...
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I have a 2006 caravan ext past couple days when I get home from work and turn Off the car it will switch out of park not letting m
Since this vehicle has a column shifter, it is possible that the cable is not correctly adjusted and may have developed some slack. This can cause the vehicle to be locked into the wrong gear even though the gear lever...
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my car is making squeeking noise it gets louder and louder
If the squeaking noise occurs only when the car is stationary, if the sound is not really obvious (pinpointed) on the mechanic's initial inspection, a quick diagnostic can be performed by simply taking all of the belt driven accessories out...
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put transmission fuild in brake fuild reservoir by mistake
This is not good news. I've seen cases in the past where the wrong fluid has been put in brake systems and it has amazed me how quickly the damage can spread throughout the system even though there is no...
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Oil Light and Overheating.
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
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Oil Light and Overheating.
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
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Oil Light and Overheating.
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
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Wipers don't work.
Hi Travis. Anytime a fuse blows, it's due to an electrical overload or the electrical circuit not being able to complete. In most cases, this is due to a minor electrical glitch, like an exposed wire or a faulty ground...
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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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