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My 98 dodge neon won't get into reverse but it drives ok
Hi Angla. Thanks for sending in your question today. Most of the time, when you can't shift into reverse, it's due to the reverse gear inside the transmission being damaged. Assuming all other gears are working fine, this is often...
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Engine died while driving, won’t start, but it will turn over
You should first have computer scanned to see if there is stored codes for one of the engine sensors like the crankshaft sensor or camshaft sensor to fix the no start.
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My timing belt needed replacing.. It's in the auto shop and it still wont start what could it be
In addition to the timing belt, there many other things that may cause the vehicle to stop running, which are also related to the control of the ignition timing. The camshaft position sensor and crankshaft position sensor are also both...
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2002 dodge neon heater blows cold when on high
Common causes of insufficient cabin heat include malfunctioning blend door(s) (part of the in-dash ventilation network), a faulty or stuck heater control valve, a plugged heater core, stuck open engine cooling thermostat, collapsed hoses, and low coolant level. The cost...
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is it normal for an automatic 4 cylinder car to jerk or shudder going uphill?
This is not normal and you most likely have an engine misfire from a bad plug or ignition coil. Have the engine computer scanned to see what cylinder is misfiring and then you can isolate what cylinder is having the...
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How much to replace trans mount on a 2004 Dodge Neon? How long will it take?
Replacing just the transmission mount takes roughly an hour. The mount is probably less than $150. You can obtain a detailed, written quote via YourMechanic's engine/transmission mount service page or by simply calling the main customer service number. If one...
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vibration and shaking at idle. also very loud and noisy engine. replaced all motor mounts, spark plug components, and intake syste
Often noise is related to exhaust system leaks or internal failures in the exhaust such as loose baffles in the muffler. To rule out accessory drives and pulleys as a source of noise what you can do is momentarily run...
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Can a new rack and pinion be damaged while getting it aligned the tech did not remove the boots and know it leaks
Hi Luis. Thanks for contacting us today. Unfortunately, this is a question we simply can't answer, as we don't know the policies of the company that completed the alignment or the specifics about the rack and pinion you either installed...
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Throttle position sensor codes could indicate problems with the throttle position sensor itself, problems with the throttle body, or problems with the wiring to the throttle position sensor. In extreme cases a dirty throttle body could even cause this issue...
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Check Engine Light and Speed Reduction
If your check engine light is illuminated I would recommend having a check engine light is on inspection performed by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of this issue. If the check engine light is on determining which...
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Serpentine belt
All this sounds pretty normal. A serpentine belt is usually ready for replacement by the time the car has 100 thousand miles. In most cases, it will be replaced at the 90 thousand mile service. (the third major service for...
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Need help with my Neon SRT4 Ignition
The switch can be be replaced with a new one. It is likely that new keys will have to be programmed to the switch though by the dealer. In some cases, if just the lock tumbler, or the mechanical part...
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There is some kind of leak by my passenger rear tire. My brakes are working fine, but I’m not sure what’s leaking.
As far as leaks in that general area, there are only two possibilities: brake fluid and gasoline. If it were gasoline, the odor is normally pretty strong. If a brake line has a pinhole leak, the line might seep fluid...
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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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If a left cv axle is bad, would you lose power to the wheel? Would it also effect the right side?
The CV axle is just a shaft with joints on each end. The axle will transmit whatever power is applied to it but if the splines on the shaft are sheared off, or a joint is physically broken (separated), the...
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My car is a 2004 dodge neon and it wont go no faster than 50 miles a hour
A loss of power may be a clogged catalyst or a computer problem. A low fuel pressure or clogged fuel filter may also be the cause. I suggest having the computer tested for codes and fuel pressure tested for problems....
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Please help. Is it worth it
Hi Amanda. Thanks for sending in your question today. It's really difficult to correctly diagnose a mechanical issue or the source of a sound by reading any written description - so don't feel too bad about your description. It's actually...
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Car sputters and takes effort to start, overheats, and has a cylinder misfire
Hi Aubrie. Thanks for contacting us today. Although it would be fantastic if all of these issues were related, it's likely that they are all independent problems. Let's start with the overheating issue. Although a coolant leak is common, it...
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My car car won't start because my brakes are locked
The vehicle can be repaired on a mobile basis at a location of your choosing, however, if the vehicle is not "parked", it will have to be towed to a safe location. If the brakes are locked, it sounds like...
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Misfires when I accelerate sometimes on idle mainly when you push gas petal
Misfiring is not good for the catalytic converter so it is best to get this resolved as early as possible. If the misfiring is due to lean operation, the cause is easiest to pinpoint by looking at the secondary firing...

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