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Passenger side battery boiling over
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Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor p0222 Diagnosis
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Won't pass smog
Hi there. It's very likely that you have a stored error code in your ECU that is disrupting the system to reset itself, which can only be removed by a professional mechanic by having them complete a check engine light...
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Which diesel is most superior? 7.3 5.9 6.6
The 5.9L diesel is a straight six engine. The 6.6L diesel and the 7.3L diesel are both V8 engines. If find that there are more maintenance when it comes to the V-configured engines to the straight six engines. I have...
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Oil is green in color.
Hi there. Diesel fuel has a green tint to it. It is possible that the fuel has gotten into the oil, but most likely the diesel will just thin out the oil. If the oil if light bright green in...
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Clinking sound in frount axel
Based on what you have described, I would agree that a problem with the axle is the source of the clicking noise. However, it could be a wheel bearing problem that is causing this noise. In order to know for...
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What is causing my truck to make a grinding noise when I shift it into drive or when I come to a stop
Hi there. If the gears are not engaging and there is a grinding noise, it is commonly due to a front pump failure or main shaft damage inside the transmission. I recommend having a certified technician, such as one from...
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Truck will not get over 2000k rpms when in gear but when in neutral or park it will rev wide open.
Hi there. It is quite possible that your ECM is restricting RPM or the source of your problem; especially if you replaced it and it wasn't reprogrammed or updated by a dealership. That's really the only thing I can think...
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Cylinder 5 has a misfire.
Hi there. To determine if the injector is not working properly, either you can perform a cylinder cut out test on your injection system or you can swap your injector on cylinder number 5 with another cylinder and see if...
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Battery isnt charging while driving?
It sounds like you may have a failing voltage regulator or failing alternator. As you may know, the alternator charges the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while the engine turns the alternator pulley....
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Transmission whining 2004 Dodge RAM 3500
Hi there - the most common feedback on this issues is that this is caused by the transmission pump when the transmission fluid filter is clogged, or the transmission fluid has degraded (burned or varnished). Check the condition of your...
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Ecu vin verification
Hi there. This really isn't a service we offer or are best suited to give you any "good" advice on. When it comes to ECU's, we always defer to the OEM solution; due to the possibility of connectivity issues with...
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Power steering is very hard at low speeds and in reverse.
Sounds like the power steering pump valve is failing or the pump veins are worn and causing aeration of the power steering fluid making the system not function at low engine speeds. Try putting the transmission in low and turning...
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Will a 2001 dodge diesel motor change out with a 2005 computer and all the components?
Changing the engine will determine what type of engine you have. If you have a CPP 24 valve Cummins engine, then the engine will swap just fine as they fit the 1998 to 2005 models. However, if your vehicle requires...
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I have a 99 dodge diesel 2500 that had locked up and the governor solenoid was replaced plus the filter and fluid. All the bands are adjusted.
The transmission may be slipping inside the clutch packs. By putting in clean fluid it cleaned the clutches up but the clutches may be worn too much and are slipping. I recommend seeking out a professional, such as one from...
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Joe I am having an issue with my 1997 Dodge Ram 2500 5.9L Cummings motor, motor would not start I changed fuel filter it started r
Hi there. It is possible that the fuel filter change may be the cause of your hard to start issue. If the fuel filter is either the wrong size or was installed backwards, it would cause a restriction of diesel...
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After replacing crank senor and cam sensor tack only works for 2 to 3 seconds after start up snap on tool show tach
This may be caused by a faulty transmission speed sensor. The speed sensor reads the rotational speed of the reluctor wheel, located within the transmission. When this is not working properly, you may also notice the transmission hesitating to shift...

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