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is it mandatory i change the o2 sensor when replacing left side catalytic converter?
Hello, It is not "mandatory" to replace the front O2 sensor since this will be reading exhaust gases prior to them entering the catalytic converter. The dealer will likely recommend that you change this, however it is not required. ...
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Can't burn out, only one tire spinning?
Hi there. Unfortunately, this site is not the correct place to seek advice on the issue you're experiencing. We offer repair and maintenance tips for OEM and Legal operations of cars, trucks and SUV's sold in the United States. Burnouts...
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hello, I am trying to have a mechanic diagnose my dodge charger no crank problem.
Hi there. Check the neutral safety switch to see if there is any loose wiring or moisture on the harness. Check to see if the transmission position is in park or neutral when trying to start the engine. If the...
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I have clicking in my steering column and it was hard to turn.
The ESP light could be coming on for the motor that helps the steering on the steering column shaft. The clicking noise that you are hearing could be the clock spring going bad in your steering column. The springs are...
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Need to know the size and weight infomation for a 42RLE transmission.
Hi there. The transmission weights around 125 to 150 lbs and may weigh additional 125 pounds if there is a transfer case attached to it. The transmission overall length is around 3.4 feet depending on the type of output shaft...
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With the description that you have provided, it sounds like there is most likely a misfire condition. When you say that diagnostics have been run and they say that the spark plugs need to be replaced, I'm unsure on exactly...
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Will a 2006 v6 vin g motor fit into a 2008 Dodge Charger v6 vin "g" AWD 2006 Dodge Charger
Hello - yes, the basic engine is fundamentally the same: and has the same transmission bellhousing shape and pattern. You may need to do some swapping with oil pan and oil pickup, exhaust manifolds, intake, etc. in order to have...
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My daughter's check engine light came on with a code of P1004 on a 09 Dodge Charger. We changed the short runner valve, the light
The short runner valve actuator that you replaced is just the electric motor that moves the short runner valve to its correct position. However, the problem is likely that the valve itself within the intake is sticking. Using an appropriate...
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Engine makes slight noise and shakes when idle in park or at red light
Shaking can occur for several reasons, but most commonly is a sign of the engine misfiring. You may end up having to test the fuel, spark, and air intake systems. Start by scanning the vehicle for diagnostic troubleshooting codes (done...
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My turn signal lever is stuck on the right signal how do I fix this?
Hi there. Usually when the lever is stuck, it means the switch itself is damaged. This will require you to replace the turn signal switch or have a professional mechanic assist you with this project.
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Wondering what the range for door handle auto-unlock is?
Hi there. Typically you have to be within 10 feet of the vehicle in order for the remote key to link with the security system on the car and to activate the manual door unlock button. You should be able...
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how do i know if i have an bad PCM
PCM's are usually replaced at the end of a "process of elimination". That is, with most engine management control failures, there are a whole host of common causes that are evaluated first. Once that long list of most common causes...
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I put 44k in my gas tank and it helped a little but I can still feel some vibration.
If you have a cylinder with low compression, the problem may be much deeper than carbon build up. Carbon build up may cause valves to stick which can cause low compression, but it is more likely a stuck or burned...
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Ignition, but not speedometer 2006 Dodge Charger
Hi there - if I understand your issue correctly, the speedometer is the failing component. Check fuses for the instrument cluster for blown fuses first, but most likely, the speedometer sensor (aka output speed sensor) on your transmission, or its...
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My 2007 Dodge Charger does not accelerate when i push the gas and the car won't crank either and when it does crank after sitting
Hi There, This can happen for a number of reasons and should have triggered a check engine light. Some of the things that may be causing this could be a failing catalytic converter, a faulty oxygen sensor or potentially a...
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How do you charge to fix a gasket on a dodge charger if you already have the part?
Your description was not clear as to what is leaking and what has caused it to leak. I would recommend to have the leak diagnosed and find out what caused the leak. You may have more problems than just a...
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Cyclic hum at any speed coming from front of car, increases with speed. Turns into vibration at steering wheel at 45 mph
Hello there. What you are describing is very similar to either damaged wheel bearings or tire / wheel combination being out of balance. In most cases, when you hear a noise like you're describing, it is caused by metal-to-metal wear;...
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2006 dodge charger abs light on with codes C1043,1027 what's the next step i should take... abs,bas,traction control lights on
Hi there. The first error code you've listed, C1043 is a Chrysler-specific error code that indicates a Left Rear Tone Wheel Performance issue. It typically is caused by a speed sensor failure. The other code is described as a Left...
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Got my rear main seal fixed, but my car keeps having a rough idle, cutting off & the Electronic Throttle Control Light is on.
It sounds like you may have a faulty electronic throttle control unit. The electronic throttle unit opens and closes the throttle blade based upon input from various engine control sensors, including the accelerator pedal. This unit also controls, among other...
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Nail in tire. Been driving with it. Slowly leaking. Left to park for now. Is the tire unrepairable to a point?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The tires need to be evaluated a little further before we justify getting a new one put on, or patching it. Take a look at the tread, and make sure it is evenly worn...

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