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I have a 2004 Dodge Durango yesterday I change all 8 spark plugs and after all flashlights came on and won’t change out of park
It is not clear from your question if the vehicle starts and runs. If the engine runs, just request service for a possible shift interlock failure. That service will first involve a diagnostic, so nothing will be replaced until the...
My car started then died now it's just clicking what could it be
It sounds like your battery might be dead. It is possible that the alternator has failed and cause your battery to drain which would explain why the engine started and then died right away. I'd recommend having your vehicle inspected...
I received a P0700 and P0750 code which required me to change the transmission Solenoid Pack. I put a new one in
You should have replaced the filter and fluid when replacing the solenoid pack. If you did then you may have internal issues with the transmission that require the transmission to be overhauled due to internal seals leaking on the clutch...
Will not start sometime until engine coolsl
You will need to get the computer scanned for codes to see if the crank sensor or another problem is present that is causing the no start.
I hit a pothole and my heat and ac went out, how can i fix it
If the issue is no air flow because the blower motor does not circulate air, whether hot or cold air, the jarring hit from the pothole might have somehow caused an electrical fault. If the car hit that hard, be...
I have a 2000 dodge Durango 5.9 litre, V8. Before I replaced the head gaskets it noticeably spewed out antifreeze from the block o
New parts will off-gas (smoke) to some extent and when work is performed on an engine, oil and other contaminants can be left behind on surfaces as a residue. Those materials will vaporize when you first start the engine. Depending...
I have a 2000 Dodge Durango my ac compressor went out. Now there is light white smoke coming out the tailpipe. Is it due to the ac
If the refrigerant in the A/C system leaks, that refrigerant can't get into the exhaust system. White smoke in the exhaust is typically due to engine coolant leaking into the combustion chambers and such a leak could be due to...
Stuck in park as dash gear selector indicator 4 only park Not showing ,using neural to start car & car moving on slope in P gear
Once the car is in drive, and assuming it is shifting automatically in all the forward speeds, it is not likely that it will suddenly and unexpectedly jump out of gear, so it is safe to drive on a temporary...
2005 dodge Durango 4.7 engine open door and lights blink front and back
With regard to the malfunctioning lights, a circuit trace is required to pinpoint the fault in the circuit. If the battery loses its charge quickly, the battery should be load tested. Once you have a confirmed good battery, the output...
Shop told me something went wrong with my timing chain, pistons are firing too low. recommend engine replacement
Whether or not this was the shops fault would depend on how long the starter was in the vehicle before this issue started happening. I would recommend taking your vehicle to another shop and having a second opinion performed. This...
My electric bolt symbol came on on my 08 Durango wondering why
The red lightning bolt indicates that there is a problem wit the electronic throttle control unit. This may be for a specific reason or may be due to a slight glitch. Try resetting the throttle control unit by doing the...
My 2003 durango wants to drift all over after i went to a 20 inch tire why is this
The offset of the aftermarket wheels that you are using probably varies from that designed into the OEM wheels. That variance, plus the increase in wheel diameter, creates directional instability. If the offset of the 20 inch replacement wheels varies...
Driver sideUpper ball joint rubbing inside rim
Hi Ronnie. Thanks for contacting us today. The control arm bushing can cause the lower ball joint to rest on the rim. If the bushings are missing, the lower control arm will move forward or backward with the vehicle during...
When I run my windshield wipers, my Durango cuts off? What can be causing it?
Hi Pamela. Thanks for contacting us tonight. What you're describing is a very odd and rare situation, but is often caused by an electrical short in the dash or steering column. When the wiper is activated, the short will cause...
Would a used transmission have to be programmed with my vin #
More and more automobile parts are being tagged electronically with the VIN. This is ostensibly done to make it hard for chop shops who steal cars and sell them piece by piece to the repair market. I've not run into...
When I first start my car it makes a loud rattling noise and it continues untill I have been driving for about 10 minutes
It is possible that you can have a loose exhaust heat shield causing this rattling sound. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified professional to check the brakes, steering, suspension, and engine bay to determine if any...
Check Engine Light came on, had aDiagnostic ran on vechicle code P0520 Engine oil pressure sensor. Light went out never came on ag
Check the engine oil level. P0520 will set if the oil pressure sensor, or the circuit to and from the sensor, is operating out of range. The intermittent indication of a failure that you are getting right now may just...
(TM) Truck doesn’t work on drive only reverse
Hi Sandra. Thanks for contacting us tonight. There are several things that can cause a car to drive in reverse and not forward. In most cases, this is due to an internal transmission component failure, in some cases by a...
Does the crankshaft sensor have to be calibrated before putting into your vehicle
You will need to have the crankshaft sensor relearned in the computer using a scanner and also checked for further codes that will need to be diagnosed.
Can someone come to my house and run a diagnostic on my truck? It won’t start in damp or rainy weather
No starts in damp weather are sometimes traced to ignition system faults. However, sometimes there are multiple factors that in combination will cause these no starts. For example, you could also have partially plugged fuel injectors or perhaps cold enrichment...

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