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Plymouth Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
Many drivers who are in the market for a used Plymouth vehicle want to consider a Certified Pre-Owned, or CPO, vehicle. CPO programs allow owners of used cars to drive with confidence, knowing...
Understanding the Plymouth Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Plymouth service indicator lights indicate when and what service your car needs.

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Q: 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...
1992 Plymouth Grand Caravan 3.3 V-6 Heavy off idle miss. Smooths out at higher rpm.
Hi there. To be honest, you lost us at swapped ECU twice with junkyard units. The problem with replacing OEM ECU and not having them correctly programmed by the dealership is that any realistic chance of diagnosing a misfire issue...
my 1996 plymouth grand voyager 3.3 v6 ran fine all winter, june came the first hot day it stopped running, it was like it was runn
This sounds like it could be related to the emissions system. Something is overheating. It may not be the engine but a component of the emissions system such as a purge valve. This could prevent flow of the fuel or...
1992 Plymouth Caravan 3.3 V-6 Heavy off idle miss. Smooths out at higher rpm.
Hi there. We saw your post yesterday and are inclined to provide the same information today. I think you may misunderstand the purpose of this free Ask a Mechanic Q & A. This platform is to provide general automotive repair...
Oil pressure light comes on when stopped
Hi Matt. Thanks for contacting us today. I would agree with your assessment of a faulty oil pump or even a faulty sensor. The damaged main bearing would likely cause consistent oil pressure issues, so I think you can rule...
How do I replace spark plugs on a 1991 Plymouth Acclaim
Hi there. If you have not completed this type of job before, I would recommend one of two things. First, purchase a service and repair manual for your 1991 Plymouth Acclaim online; as it will have detailed instructions and what...
Coolant everywhere under hood.
Hi there. When this occurs, it's typically due to a coolant line breaking (in most cases, one towards to the top of the motor). This could also be caused by the radiator cap breaking or an overheating problem. Regardless of...
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...
1994 Plymouth Acclaim where is the fuse to the fuel pump
Hi Ron. Thanks for contacting us today. The fuel pump relay (which supplies power to the fuel pump) is located underneath the hood, on the driver side of the engine compartment along with other relays. It's the one closest to...
My van randomly shuts off and the steerling wheel locks , its a 1996 Plymouth Voyager with 141k miles on it.
Hi There, It is normal for the whee to lock when the vehicle shuts off as that is a safety mechanism. The more important concern is what is causing the vehicle to stall while driving. This can happen for any...
no high beams
You should first have the charging system checked to make sure it is not overcharging since these alternators are known to have this problem. If an overvoltage condition is present it could have blown the high beam circuit inside bulb....
Q: no start
Hi Leo. Thanks for submitting your question today. Usually when you physically can see a spark under the hood, it is an indication of an exposed electrical wire. The problem is trying to locate the source of the electrical short,...
old car dies when i release the key
If manipulating the key causes the car to stall, then there is something wrong with the switch or the terminal attachments (wire to terminal) at the back of the switch. The only other explanation is that the stalling is due...
have a 1997 Plymouth grand voyager the transmission went out so I pulled one out from the same year car and everything thing but
Hi Brandon. Thanks for sending in the question today. Typically, when you replace a transmission, throttle body or other electronically operated and controlled system, resetting the TCM or ECU to link correctly with the system is a part of the...
My van slipped out of gear as if in neutral while driving, and service light came on, >15k on new trany, fluid is maybe too high?
It could be possible that over filling the transmission with fluid could have caused a problem with the shifting patterns, which is common when a transmission is overfilled with fluid. Adding too much transmission fluid can also cause early failure...
What could cause my car to die by letting go of the key?
You need to check the wiring connector to the ignition switch to make sure you wired the ignition switch correctly to the run circuit of the switch. You may have not connected the main ignition run circuit to ignition switch...
Part 2. Car dies after release of key
The battery should be load tested to ensure it is serviceable. If the battery fails the load test, be sure to replace it to simplify the diagnostics. Once the vehicle is running check charging system output to be be sure...
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...
Q: Transmission
It may be very possible that the humming or whining noise is a result of the incorrect fluid type. Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) can be petroleum-based, partially synthetic, or totally synthetic-based oil. All domestic automobile manufacturers require a petroleum-based fluid...
My engine immediately goes to max throttle when i start it. It is a carburetor engine and i think its a vacuum leak but not sure.
This may be a sign of a vacuum leak. High idle speeds or in some cases rough idle, stalling and hissing sounds are common signs of a vacuum leak. When a vacuum leak is present in an engine, this causes...

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