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What are the normal operating temp ranges for the 2015 Chrysler 200 2.4 engine and transmission?
Hi Mr. T. Thanks for contacting us today. 230 degrees is on the upper threshold of normal operating temperature for the 2.4-liter Chrysler 200 engine. In most cases, the radiator fan will kick on around 200 and can increase temperature...
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I drive a 1979 chrysler cordoba. When i first fire it up it requires me to warm up the engine and idles really rough. Why?
There may be a problem with the heat riser. There is a passage in the manifold that allows exhaust to pass under the carburetor for a quick warm up. On very old cars, (and any car with a carburetor qualifies)...
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2011 Chrysler town
Hi David. Thanks for contacting us today. When a fuel pump stays running, it's typically due to an open electrical fuel pump relay or an electrical short within the system. The first step in diagnosing this problem is checking the...
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I had an actuator, sensor and airbag fixed now I have no heat and back up camera flickers, is it possible they did something wrong
Hi Denise. Thanks for contacting us today. It is quite possible that during their recent repairs, an electrical short was created that is causing these symptoms. However, the only way to know for sure is to remove the dash or...
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I am getting the code p1684 and I need to know how to fix it?
Hi there. Thanks for contacting us today. P1684 means that power to your powertrain control module (PCM) was interrupted. The most common cause of this is because of a weak battery. Anytime you start a car with a battery that...
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Drove car to mechanic due to overheating, did $650/work and now says car not drivable, needs towed away.
Hi Tonya. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I'm sorry to hear this has happened to you. When a car overheats at any time, it can cause internal engine damage within minutes. Even if the engine does not overheat during the...
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Rpm problem
Hi Ritchie. Thanks for contacting us today. The first thing you need to do is isolate the source of the RPM increase. It is possible that a vacuum hose was not correctly attached during the service, so I would recommend...
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No acceleration when in drive, but will drive after starting it over
It is not clear from your description if engine speed (RPM) increases normally but the car just won't move or if there is no increase in engine speed. In the case where engine speed increases, what you have is possibly...
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I drive 2005 crysler 300. When I drive my car, I feel like driving on rumble strips. It does not happen every time but it happens
Tire defects, tread separation, wheel/tire imbalance, strut/shock absorber failure, and other faults can cause the rumbling and vibration that you describe. To pinpoint the cause of the problem you can request a vehicle inspection and the responding certified mechanic will...
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2005 Chrysler 300 changed etc body, and map sensor, and etc voltage sign, and bas lights come back on and idles high
You will need to have the throttle relearn procedure performed using a factory level scanner or the codes will return. This is needed anytime the throttle has been changed.
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I have a 2009 PT cruiser with a p302 code coming on only at idle speed. It also has poor/slow acceleration, especially up a hill
The misfire is most likely from a vacuum leak either in the PCV hose or valve or the intake manifold itself has a leak in the housing. Replace the PCV valve and check PCV hose and then if problem continues...
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should i use full synthetic oil
You should use the oil as recommended in the owner's manual. If the owner's manual recommends full synthetic, then that is the way to go. But In my experience, I haven't seen any benefit in terms of longer engine life...
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Oil leaking
Oil can leak from the valve cover gaskets, the oil pressure sending unit, the front and rear crankshaft seals, camshaft seals and through any o-ring that seals sensors to the block or head. It is possible to have multiple leak...
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Hello there I have 2004 Chrysler Crossfire when I buy it it’s was brake pads bad I put new ones but before that when I put the car
This may be normal for the car to not start to move forward until you press on the gas pedal. If you think it is not normal then you may have dragging brakes and need to have them checked for...
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My 2013 Chrysler 200 2.4L engine is making a knocking sound when the engine is running. There is no check engine light on I have r
The origin of the noise can be pinpointed if you request an engine noise diagnostic. The mechanic will consider the knock intensity which will vary depending on source or type. Light knocking or tapping noise is caused by the valve...
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Noise under hood when shut off
Hi Alex. Thanks for contacting us tonight. In most cases, a beeping noise after shutting the car off is caused by an alarm that has been triggered due to a system or accessory left on. I would check to make...
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What is the cylinder head torque for 2013 chrysler 200 2.4l
Here is a link for the complete directions for replacing the (head gasket with torques). [https://www.dropbox.com/s/k11gxygi1ldqqxr/2013%20chry%20200%20head%20gasket.pdf?dl=0]
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Will the cold weather be a problem changing my battery
Hi Ken. Thanks for contacting us today. If you're asking whether or not the cold weather impacts the CHARGING of a battery - yes it does. It actually reduces cranking amps in the battery, which is what is needed to...
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So when I'm sitting still in my Chrysler Sebring 2004 the car starts to run hot but when I drive it cools back down
The overheating at idle is typically due to a marginal cooling system and/or malfunctioning radiator cooling fans. When the vehicle is moving the extra airflow masks an overheating problem. When you are stopped, the airflow is less and overheating becomes...
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How to fix an engine misfire
A misfire on a cylinder after you have replaced the plug, coil and injector can be caused by a cylinder problem like low compression or valve train problem or injector wiring or computer issue. You should have injector connector checked...

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