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Understanding the Chrysler Oil Change Indicator and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Chrysler Oil Change Indicator lets you know when and what service your car needs.
How to Customize a Chrysler 300
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Chrysler Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
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Chrysler car dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to mechanics who are certified through the MOPAR CAP (Career Automotive Program).
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chrysler 200
In 2011, Chrysler completely overhauled, updated, and remodeled their entire line, including the introduction of the new Chrysler 200. This reimagining of the old, boring Dodge Sebring sedan was already an exciting move...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country
While the Chrysler Town & Country has been in production for over half a century, the 2012 Chrysler Town & Country is anything but old-fashioned. The model got a huge overhaul...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Chrysler 300
The Chrysler 300 is a large luxury sedan that looks great, handles well, and has more power than many realize. Chrysler was once one of the biggest automakers in the world, and with...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Dodge Ram
While Chrysler has decided to give Ram its very own division, it seems impossible not to think of the Ram 1500 as a Dodge. After all, you’ll still buy your 2012 Ram at...
2012 Chrysler 200 vs. 2012 Chevrolet Malibu: Which One Should I Buy?
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Get Motion Sickness
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Rock Climber
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2009 Chrysler Sebring intake manifold runner problems
I'm guessing you have the common P2004 code, which stands for 'Intake Manifold Runner Stuck Open.' While the manifold runner valve is a common reason for this code, there are other potential culprits as well. A mechanical problem with the...
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I have an 08 PT cruiser, when I hit the gas the RPMS move but the car does not accelerate. There is also this loud thumping noise
Hi There, Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad...
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How much does a battery and its cable replacement cost to repair for a 2012 Chrysler 300? labor and parts?
Hi There, The clicking sound you describe may be a result of a faulty connection from the battery cable, however this may also happen when the battery is weak (producing a rapid clicking sound). If the clicking sound is more...
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Car shut off. And wont start
If your engine has low compression, it will likely need to have the head gaskets replaced at the minimum. It is also very possible that the engine may need to be overhauled or replaced if the piston rings are bad...
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I have a 08 pt cruiser and my ac comes on for a few seconds then shuts of,what could be my problem.
Without knowing the a/c pressures the problem sounds like it is low on refrigerant. You will need to have the pressures checked first and determine if it is low or there is another electrical issue causing the problem,
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After driving for a while I hear a loud squealing noise stops when I get off gas. sounds like overheating but temp gauge in car
It sounds like you may have a dried out idler or tensioner pulley. These pulleys have bearings inside them that are lubricated. If the lubrication dries up after a period of time, this can cause the noises that you are...
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Jerking when braking idiling low burnt smell 2006 pt cruiser
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the motor. This sensor relays vital information...
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Gear shift is in park but dash says reverse
The shift cable ends at transmission shift lever or at where it connects to inside shifter is most likely the problem. The cable ends have a plastic bushing that falls apart and causes the problem. The entire cable may need...
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Is $2500 to replace timing belt, water pump, tensioner, an accurate estimate?
It sounds like the timing belt may have snapped or potentially come off of the pulleys. Depending on any potentially damage that could have been caused by this happening, the cost to repair may vary drastically. i would suggest having...
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So where do you find the shift cable
The shift selector cable runs between the floor (or column) mounted shifter and the manual valve shaft lever on the transmission. Sometimes the cable can simply be adjusted if you are finding, for example, that the actual gear selected does...
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2004 Chrysler Pacifica ac not blowing in front only in rear
These vehicles have two separate climate control systems for the front and rear. If the rear is still blowing cold, this means that the A/C compressor and refrigerant levels should be ok. It is very likely that you have an...
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How much does it run you to take the kill switch off 96 Chrysler
Kill switches are of various types, including OEM (factory) installed and aftermarket installed. Some of these switches are theft deterrent and some are fuel pump crash shut off switches. In any event, if you just request generic OEM shut off...
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Does the engine have to be removed to replace the oil pan on my 2002 Chrysler PT Cruise?
No, the engine does not have to be removed to replace the oil pan gasket on your vehicle. However, two of the engine mounts need to be removed to get the pan off, so it's a good idea to support...
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Car alarm won't go off how can i do it myself?
If you are referring to a tow truck driver using a slim jim to get in your car, it is possible that the door lock could have been damaged in the process. This could cause the vehicle's theft module to...
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2016 chrysler 200 service air bag light is on
Hi There, This is a known issue with this vehicle related to the malfunction of the airbag system. I would suggest taking the vehicle to your nearest Chrysler dealer to have the vehicle inspected and to determine if this is...
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New computer works fine, but the car is idling at 3000 rpm
Hi there. Anytime you install a new PCM or ECU, it needs to be reprogrammed by a dealership as they are the only ones with the correct software to complete this process any longer. If the relearn process is not...
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The smog tec said it was a bad brain. Was told first that was the oxgen sen was bad. Is it possible for a short cause the brain t
Hi there. The brain of the PT Cruiser is the ECU. If the unit was damaged itself, it's highly doubtful that the engine would start at all. However, what is more than likely is that the electrical harness connected from...
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2003 Chrysler seabring, was a pop then black and grey smoke rpm gauge went crazy and the car cut out. Power went completely and sh
Without knowing exact cause of the oil leak since it sounds severe there would not be any way to tell you what happened. If you leaked oil onto the belts of the alternator then it may slip and cause no...
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My mom has a 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser. It started but when put into reverse or forward it dies. What is going on?
You should check the transmission to see if fluid is low first since the problem is in the transmission. If fluid is full then you will need to have the transmission checked for stuck overdrive solenoid or leaking internally on...
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Under the passenger side there is what looks to be a plastic cover torn up
The wheel well cover would not need to be removed for service but what does happen is you pull too far onto parking stops and when you back up it catches and tears it loose. Have a mechanic like one...

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