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Can I use w2 40 if I been using 10w 40 on a 2004 Dodge neon
20W40 is fine to use especially in warmer weather. The 20W40 oil is a higher viscosity, which means it is a bit thicker which will help it not to break down in high temperatures, which will cause it to lubricate...
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Charging system
You may have a failing voltage regulator that could be allowing the alternator to supply too much or too little amperage to the battery resulting in the battery never maintaining a consistent charge as it is designed to. The voltage...
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I think I killed my car what do I do ?
Call the Mechanic Police. All kidding aside I would call a mobile mechanic like one from YourMechanic to come and check to see what is happening to your car.
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can a alternator belt make car not start because I was driving my car and I ran out of gas and i put a little gas in? belt broke
Hi there. It is very difficult to diagnose this type of hard to start issue remotely due to the fact that both issues; running the vehicle out of gas and the alternator belt being broken can cause the car to...
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My car wont start.
Hi there. If the two battery terminals were triggered by the ratchet, it's more likely that the main relay is damaged or a fuse has popped. If the starter will activate, then the issue is most likely due to an...
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if car is leaking from over heating tank
Based on your description it sounds like your engine is overheating. Be sure not to drive the car if it is overheating because overheating can warp the cylinder head and/or engine block causing costly damage. The most common causes of...
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01 dodge neon won't start new battery, starter, starter switch, relay
Hi there. It really depends on what is happening when you turn the ignition key that will pinpoint the source of your problem. If you turn the key and the engine does not crank over, the problem is likely with...
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neon manual 5 speed drives great but will not shift into 4th gear while driving. All other gears work fine 4th works when off
Hi there. Most of the time when a manual transmission is hard to shift into an individual gear, it's caused by the linkage being 'twisted' or not aligned correctly. However, it is also possible that internal damage has occurred inside...
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I was driving and I lost all power going to the transmission but the engine stayed on.
There are a few possible causes. One can be the clutch has failed. The disc may be worn to the point that any remaining friction material has separated from the clutch disc. If that happened, then there is no clamping...
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I opened my trunk by accident in the house with my keypad, can I lock it back using the keypad?
You cannot use the remote to close a trunk after you have opened it. You will need to close it manually.
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Exhaust manifold gasket Dodge Neon
Exhaust leaks are bad news and it's great that you are on this and getting it repaired. In the repair of my own cars, that "issue" is perhaps the number one that I have been most vigilant about (because CO...
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Why does my 2003 Dodge Neon get bad fuel mileage
Hello. Though this can be caused by a number of things, the most common one that will make the vehicle get this bad of mileage is either a bad fuel injector or a bad pressure regulator. Most of the time...
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Connecting wires from my battery to my starter.
The starter case is typically the ground return, so if you attach an appropriate sized ground to the engine block/transmission and body you should be fine. There is a heavy supply wire (positive cable) to a large ring terminal on...
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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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I have what looks like a loose pipe under my hood and I'd like to know where it goes so I can save some money and reconnect it
Based on your description of the pipe there are several possibilities as to what it might be and thus it will be vastly easier if the mechanic just sees it up close. Also, it has to be determined why the...
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car losing power and slipping
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be suffering from a large number of issues. You are going to want to start with the most obvious and likely to fail at almost 200,000 miles. Starting with the "slipping"...
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Grinding/rubbing sound in rear drum break, replaced assembly inside and lathes drum, sound continues and louder as speed increases
The noise may not be coming from the brakes at all and is coming from the rear hub bearings. Try to remove rear calipers and rotor and turn hub to see if you feel any binding. If you do then...
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My car hates me.
It sounds like you may have a couple of different issues. The problem with the shaking in the steering may be related to the steering system. What you are describing sounds like a problem with the rack and pinion gears....
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A problem with the crank sensor wire
If you suspect that there may be an issue with the crank sensor, I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified professional. Consider YourMechanic as this can be done at your home or office.
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I have a 2002 Dodge Neon. The car vibrates and steering wheel shakes when car is in park and drive if sitting still
Has anyone suggested that the car could be misfiring? If it is the check engine light should be on. Try turning the key on without starting the engine and see if the Check engine light comes on. This is a...

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