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I'm getting work done on my 2005 neon and want to cross reference pricing for removal and replacement
Hi there. In order to receive price quotes for these services, please click the following individual links to check our pricing vs. your local shop. Camshaft position sensor replacement quote click here, brake pad and rotor replacement click here, and...
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I have a 2005 dodge neon sxt and it will not drive in reverse but will drive forward and makes a whining noise.
Hi...thank you for your question. The noises that you are describing, as well as the failure in reverse gear, make me suspect that a serious mechanical fault has occurred in the transmission and possibly including the CV axles. As you...
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Okay a mechanic came and changes my master cylinder and my pedal is still going to the floor can you help me?
Hi there. I have forwarded your request to our sales department to determine if the mechanic that came to your location is one of ours or not. If the brake pedal is going all the way to the floor, it's...
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Do I need need a different engine?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a few different issues going on here. The raw fuel coming out of the exhaust could be related to a faulty fuel injector that may be leaking or pouring more fuel into...
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How do i know what tensioner system my car has
Unless you want to open the timing cover to check, you can give any Dodge dealer your VIN number and they can tell you which tensioner was used. With the VIN number, the dealer can tell you if your car...
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98 Plymouth neon won't start
If a fully charged battery is powering a starter motor that 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...
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Replaced IAC valve. Now when I start the car it idles around 1500 rpm in park and neutral. Runs great while in drive and idles at
After the IAC valve is replaced you will need to relearn the engine idle again. Disconnect the battery for a couple minutes and then restart the vehicle and warm the engine at 1500 rpm and then let idle for two...
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My 98 Dodge neon fuel pump fuse keeps blowing?
If the fuel pump fuse keeps blowing then the most common cause of this the fuel pump in the tank is drawing too many amps and blows the fuse after it overheats. Replace the intank fuel pump and the filter....
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Car won't start or turn over
Hello, There could be a few things that may cause this, such as a faulty wire to the starter motor or potentially a bad starter relay. The starter relay directs power from the battery to the starter solenoid which then...
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Won't turn over or start , everything works but the lights where the odometer is
Prior to performing diagnostics be sure you have a fully, 100% charged battery that passes a load test. Confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated thus preventing the car from starting. If the immobilizer system is...
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My car wont start.
Hello. We will be happy to assist you. It sounds like you have a common failure, a faulty ignition switch or lock cylinder. Both the ignition switch and lock cylinder have four positions, Off, On, Accessory, and Start. Each position...
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Blown head gasket for 8 months can I fix it or is it to late?
If the engine has a blown head gasket then you may have got coolant and water into the engine cylinders and inside the crankcase. Since it sat for a long period then you may have rust that built up inside...
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My car is experiencing braking problems.
A failing master cylinder may cause an intermittent lack of pressure in the braking system. As far as the sizzling noise, a seized brake caliper can cause some pressure to be applied to the brake on that corner of the...
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My car at 70 mph reads 3000 rpms. Is that normal because it is burning gas too fast? 2002 Plymouth Neon
Hello - check first to be sure you have the gear shifter in the "D" position, NOT in the "3" position. This ensure engagement of "Overdrive". Your car has a 4-speed transmission, plus overdrive. If you listen carefully, while accelerating...
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Coolant leaking
Hi There, As you know, there are many places in the cooling system that may be prone to leaks. The water pump may leak from the shaft and where the coolant enters and exits the pump. Any of the radiator...
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Car is cranking but not starting
I would suggest checking the crankshaft and camshaft position sensors as these help to control ignition and fuel injector timing. It may be possible for the plugs to have spark and the fuel injection system to have fuel pressure, but...
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When I start my car it accelerates without my foot being on the gas, it's a 2002 dodge neon
High idle can be caused by mechanical or electronic issues. A mechanical issue could be a vacuum leak for example. If there is a break in the air intake tubing or a loose/detached vacuum line, the engine can be drawing...
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My sons 2002 dogde neon, engine light cam on. It's giving me a p0888 and p0700. I used a voltmeter to test the relay in fuse box.
Hi there. I think you might find reading this article on the P0888 OBD-II trouble code very helpful as how to handle your next steps. This article on the P0700 code would also be a good read.
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I have 2001 Dodge Neon and I've been experiencing problem with the transmission. Whenever I put my car in reverse it get stuck or
Hi there. Typically when your transmission will not shift into reverse, it is due to an internal reverse gear inside the transmission that is stuck or the shifter itself that is either slightly twisted or possibly bent. It is also...
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How many exhaust manifolds are there on a 2000 Dodge Neon
Since you have a 4 cylinder motor you will only have one exhaust manifold.

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