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Is a supercharger a wise choice for a 2006 Dodge Charger
A supercharger is a good choice for added power gains on your vehicle. You will get a substantial about of power without the added heat of a turbo. You need to be vigilant of the miles that are on your...
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Cruise control turns on at idle, but when the car reaches 10 mph the cruise turns off and won't turn back until idle again.
Hi there. Check all of the grounds to the vehicle and see if there is any wires that are damaged from the taillight short. A loose ground will cause multiple problems with the electrical system and some or multiple components...
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My car is smoking and i sew a little oil dripping on the exhaust but its not dripping on ground.
This suggests you may have a leak resulting from a failing gasket somewhere in your engine. As you know, there are many different places in your motor that are sealed by gaskets. The smoke is likely coming from the oil...
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Car not starting
Hello, thank you for writing in. The new stereo system can be the cause, although the timing is off a little. The ignition switch will also cause the vehicle not to start. Consider the symptoms you are having, you should...
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Engine automatically turning off after letting it warm up.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have an ignition coil pack beginning to fail. When the engine shuts off, it is normal for the lights in the dash to light up and then turn off again once the engine...
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Rear axle slipping out.
Hi there. If you have a solid axle housing on the vehicle, then the c-lock on the axle broke causing the axle to come out. If your vehicle has CV Shafts, then the joint to the CV Shaft may have...
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Possible braking issue.
Your vehicle is new enough that there should be a manufacturer warranty so do avail yourself of that protection. If you believe the brakes have actuated, or are sticking, in one of these episodes, simply pull over and measure (or...
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Trying to determine what this piece is? 2007 Dodge Charger
Hi there - this looks like either a charging port or pressure monitoring port (or both) for your air conditioning system.
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2006 charger srt8 with brembo brakes. Car has 42k miles, think it's time to replace pads? If so, how much am I looking at?
Brake pads (or brake shoes in the case of drum brake systems) are the principal "consumable" in a vehicle's brake system. The pads are not replaced according to any fixed schedule, or number of elapsed miles, but rather are simply...
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Grinding noise but not pads
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We changed the alternator and battery and it ran for 24 hours and now it's doing the same thing and will run for 2 mins and die
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having issues with the wiring, or it may be an issue with the replacement starter. Start by checking the condition of the starter cables, the battery's ground connection, and...
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Why do I continue to have a burning oil and fuel smell in my 2009 Dodge Charger
Hello. This can be caused by a number of things. If you continue to have leaks in the engine then there may be too much pressure built up in the engine. This is usually caused by excessive blow by due...
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Gas gauge not accurate
Hi There, I believe you are correct in your diagnosis in that the problem is likely related to your fuel tank sending unit sensor. This is almost always the most common culprit of fuel gauge problems.
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What Is Going On?
The only way to be certain is to have the cooling system inspected. Head gaskets can leak externally as well as internally. If they are leaking internally, generally you will see a whiteish smoke from the tail pipes. Running hot...
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Where is the fuel vapor leak detection pump located
The leak detection pump, also known as the EVAP system integrity module (ESIM), is Mopar Part No. 4861962AB for your car. The ESIM is an emissions control device and is typically mounted on the vapor canister in the rear of...
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Rpm fluctuates car will not shift out.
Hi There, Your RPM fluctuation may be a result of a faulty mass air flow sensor or idle air control valve. As a result of this, your transmission control module may have trouble indicating shift points. This may be impacted...
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Transmission problem?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a clogged transmission filter causing a reduction in fluid flow through the transmission or potentially a bad solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time...
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Grinding noise when braking and turning left.
Hi there. The grinding noise seems to be a rotating item on your vehicle. Check the wheel bearings on the front of the vehicle and see if there is any dust around them. If there is dust, then the bearing...
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No crank no start. Crankshaft is stuck. Could it be the crankshaft sensor? 2007 Dodge Charger
Hi there - if you are unable to rotate the crankshaft, that is a serious problem. Perhaps the timing chain has broken, and jammed between the crankshaft sprocket and the timing chain cover? Check for problem codes, whether the Check...
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if the o2 sensor needs to be replaced. should you replace them all if none have ever been replaced at 114000 miles
Normally, if there is a question as to whether the sensors need to be replaced, checking the datastream with a diagnostic scanner will show how well the oxygen sensor is performing. A couple of things to note about oxygen sensors...

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