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Rev limiter ? 2004 Dodge Grand Caravan
Hello - first task is to check for problem codes, whether the Check Engine light is on or not. With your mileage, I suspect the throttle position sensor has failed, limiting the amount of throttle reported to the engine computer...
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My care starts but has zero accelarating
Hi there. This may be a sign of a failing throttle position sensor. The throttle position sensor (TPS) is a sensor used to monitor the throttle position of the throttle plate inside the throttle body in relation to your foot...
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Was blowing smoke, bluish white smoke, heavy
Hi there. In most cases, when white smoke blows out of the tail pipe, it's an indicator of coolant being in the oil and lubrication system. It's typically caused by a blown head gasket, which could also lead to significant...
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Caravan won't run when I hit the gas pedal.
Hi there. Check for fuel pressure on the fuel rail with the engine running. If the fuel pressure is at 50 psi or higher, then the fuel pump is working. If the fuel pressure is low, then the fuel pump...
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Ign sw fuse keeps blowing
Hello, thank you for writing in. You were right to look for a short in the system, but there are other causes for excess power in a system. The ignition switch itself pulls power from the charging system and the...
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How much does it cost to replace a CV Shaft on 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan.
Hi there. The shaking could be the CV Shaft joints seized up or the suspension on your vehicle is loose causing the vehicle to shake in both forward and reverse directions. Tires with a bubble or out of alignment tread...
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how long do it take to replace power steering seals
Hello, thank you for writing in. Typically if you are going to go through all of the work to remove the power steering pump to change the gasket, you will want to go ahead and replace the pump all together....
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The engine will not warm up to normal operating temperature. I've replaced the thermostat twice, replaced the waterpump and bled
The cooling system will not get up to operating temperature if the thermostat is not seated correctly, radiator cap not holding enough pressure or the cooling fans are on all the time wen the key is on. If you already...
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Clicking sound.
Hi There, Yes, generally, a dead battery will produce a clicking sound when trying to start the vehicle. This happens when the battery simply does not have enough power to turn the engine over. This is normally a very rapid...
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Van cranks but wont start
If the starter motor is turning the engine over rapidly, at sufficient RPM, but the engine does not catch and run, that means that there is an ignition, fuel, air induction, or mechanical fault in the engine that will have...
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Hard to start when engine is cold
Hi there. It is possible that the O2 sensors are causing the hard starting problem. It's also very common for a cold start injector or the radiator coolant temperature sensor to cause cold weather starting problems as well. I would...
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Lower intake gasket
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Power steering or transmission issue
There are a few different places that can cause a power steering leak. The fluid can leak from a power steering pump, the fluid lines, a steering rack, or even a power steering cooler. What you need to understand is,...
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Van wont strat after sitting overnight. What could be the problem?
Obviously, there is a fault in either the ignition system, the fuel system, or in the air induction system. If you are truly detecting the odor of gasoline, you might try holding the accelerator pedal firmly to the floor while...
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I am changing alternators
After you have the three bolts out of the alternator you will need to remove lower engine cover and remove the oil dip stick tube. Remove dipstick tube from above and pull out from vehicle. Now you will have room...
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my check engine light came on. Took to Auto Zone they gave me these codes P0700 & P1776
According to the diagnostic trouble code listing on AllData, it looks like both of the trouble codes are associated with the transmission. The P0700 code appears to be more of a general information code to let you know other codes...
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Battery the car runs fine when jumped if I shut it off and try to turn it back on it will not start unless jumped
During the most recent episode when the car yet again failed to start, the diagnostic would begin with testing of the battery. If you have a fully functioning charging system (you mention the alternator is new but charging system should...
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I have a coolant leak somewhere. I think it is from the reservoir because it is coming from that area, but how do I know?
Look around the reservoir, the reservoir cap, and the hoses to the reservoir and see were the leak is coming from. The leak could be a loose hose clamp, cracked hose, or a cracked reservoir. If you need further assistance...
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Transmission does not shift properly
This kind of reaction is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer...
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Transmission not shifting properly
Hi There, This can happen for a few different reasons such as low transmission fluid or a faulty control solenoid. An automatic transmission requires hydraulic pressure generated by the transmission fluid that gets pushed through a series of chambers inside...

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