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I just had a tire replaced on the rear of the vehicle. Now I hear a "clicking" noise when I apply the brakes. What could the probl
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I have a 2013 Dodge Dart and the blower motor works sometimes and sometimes it doesn't. What could cause that?
This may be related to a faulty blower motor or blower motor relay. Occasionally, the blower motor itself will wear out or become faulty working intermittently as the brush contacts inside the motor wear out. The blower motor relay supplies...
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My engine locked but my question is can I swap a 5.7 hemi engine 2010 on my 2003 Ram??
Hi there. In regards to the compatibility, the engine itself should fit the motor mounts and the existing transmission. Where you'll have issues is with the electronics and fuel system. You might want to consult with a Dodge specialist to...
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Overheating when low rpm
Hi Yasmany. Symptoms are always a good source of information to begin a diagnosis, but an onsite inspection is always best to correctly diagnose an overheating problem. Generally speaking, when a vehicle is under acceleration, additional fuel is sprayed into...
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2000 dodge neon steering wheel has fallen onto my knee.
I would have the steering column inspected first to see if the broken bolts can be removed and replaced. have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come to you so you do not have to drive it this way and...
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battery saver mode came on again after replacing battery and alternator
As you probably know, the battery saver mode will come on when there is a problem in the charging system. If the charging system isn't working, with a new battery you can drive the car for several hours and a...
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I have a 2006 caravan ext past couple days when I get home from work and turn Off the car it will switch out of park not letting m
Since this vehicle has a column shifter, it is possible that the cable is not correctly adjusted and may have developed some slack. This can cause the vehicle to be locked into the wrong gear even though the gear lever...
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Car was in a flood. I checked the air filter and it was wet. I also checked the oil to the engine and it was brown.
Hello, thank you for writing in. Unfortunately, attempting to start the vehicle soon after it "dries out" can cause more problems. This happens for various reasons depending on what has been flooded. Typically the first step is to disconnect the...
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I have a 2004 Dodge Durango that cranks up like it's out of gas I replaced the fuel relay fuse. My question is does it have a rese
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How much does it normally cost to replace a timing belt labor wise?
Hi Jared. Timing belt replacement labor can vary based on multiple variables, from the type of vehicle to how many components need to be removed to gain access and correctly do the job. Your Dodge Avenger is in the mid-range,...
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2010 Dodge Caliber Engine High Engine RPMs
It sounds like your transmission may be slipping. When engine RPMs increase, but vehicle speed does not, that's a good indication of transmission slippage. The engine will sound louder when this happens because it's racing. Your vehicle has what's referred...
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My car is slow to pull off and sometimes stall like it's not going anywhere then my rpm starts at 500 & by 30mph its 3500
You should have the transmission checked to see if there are stored codes for the transmission? You may have engine codes causing the vehicle to go into failure management mode and will limit the transmission shifting and will have low...
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2010 Dodge Journey shakes in gear during idle
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Wipers don't work.
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Grinding/rubbing sound in rear drum break, replaced assembly inside and lathes drum, sound continues and louder as speed increases
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battery light
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What cause your RPMs to go up but speed to drop down when putting your foot into the gas padel to accelerate quickly?
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