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Hi there: You are correct about having major mechanical problems occur after 150,000 miles. However, with a vehicle like the Dodge Challenger; what's really the potential problem is how hard that vehicle was driven for the last 7 years. It's...
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Hello. Typically ABS braking systems do not lock up unless there is a preexisting issue going on. The most common cause is a lack of brake fluid in the system. If you are losing brake fluid then you need to...
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SOME ONE BROKE INTO MY 2010 DODGE CHALLENGER. THEY PUT A SCREW DRIVER IN THE KEY HOLE AND HAMMERED IT IN I ASSUME. I CAN NO LONGER
Sorry to hear about that. Yes, that is repairable (replaceable) and a certified mechanic from YourMechanic will be glad to perform the repair during a mobile visit. The relevant service to request is door lock cylinder replacement. Once on that...
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I have a clinking noises from the rear when I am driving over a bump. The noise is most relevant in hot weather.
Hi there. The noise sounds like the control arm bushings are worn and making the suspension walk around. Jack up the vehicle and check the suspension on the rear for any looseness and if there is any broken or damaged...
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Where is the leak detection pump on a 2010 challenger rt
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When you turn on the turn signal on the right side do you get a light in front and rear come on but not blink? Do not have headlights on at this time. Replace the right front turn signal bulb...
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My 2015 Dodge Challenger scat pal oil pressure goes up when I'm driving to 53 psi and returns to 30 psi when I come to a stop
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My car won't go in 2nd gear
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My check engine light came in, 2 days later all the lights came on and car died. Changed battery and wouldn't even attempt to star
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P06DD code came on what does that mean
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My cooling fan has been running non stop for awhile now it seems to be off track or dying out and making a noise. Do I need to re
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Hi terry, I have a 2015 Dodge Challenger and i bought it 2 months ago with 9K miles. I now have 14K as i drive alot. My LR tire ha
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I bought a dodge challenge from the auction It start good but I won't move fast it just go slow and when I hit the gas it doesn't
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My 2017 Dodge Challenger Parkview won't come on the screen.
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For a Dodge Challenger 2015 if I get the driver’s side door handle replaced will it include the lock? My car got broken into
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