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Where is a transmission control solenoid located on a 2008 dodge Durango with a 4.7
The transmission shift control solenoids are located in the transmission valve body which is accessible once you remove the transmission oil pan. Typically, transmission valve bodies, and the solenoids, can be serviced without removing the transmission from the vehicle. There...
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My tail lights aren't working and i've changed the bulbs. What now?
It sounds like you may potentially have a bad contact inside the light socket. Inside the light socket where the bulb connects there are usually two contacts - one powers the running lights and the other powers the brake light...
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2005 Dodge 1500 4.7 cut off while driving, but will start right back up and go
Hi Ruth. Thanks for contacting us today. In several cases, this problem is associated with a loose electrical connection - typically on the crankshaft or cam position sensor - which impacts ignition timing. However, it's also possible that a fuel...
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Code P0139
Code P0139 relates to a faulty oxygen sensor, specifically that the sensor itself is faulty, the wiring to the sensor is broken or damaged or that there is an exhaust leak present in the exhaust system. As you may know...
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Oil leaking everywhere after Manifold replacement
Hi Vanessa. Thanks for contacting us today. This is not a common problem that happens after replacing an intake manifold. If they had problems with a bolt, it's likely that the manifold is not correctly torqued or secured - and...
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When i replace my radiator can i remove the condenser without replacing it and still drive my car with no problems? I
Hi Courtney. Thanks for contacting us today. I wouldn't recommend removing the condenser until you have the money to replace it. Everything is designed to fit correctly together. When you remove one component, other items will not work or fit...
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While driving the oil light comes and then the engine light and the car stops...I turn the car off and on and it resumes to work
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
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Car shakes in idle and reverse
Hi Cyrel. Thanks for contacting us today. To be honest, there could be multiple issues going on here. It's more than likely that you have a loose or damaged vacuum line or your ignition timing is off. A damaged torque...
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nothing on instruments panel work horn whiper signal brakes
The problem sounds like you either have bad connections on instrument cluster module or the system module is bad. I have also seen where the TIPM or totally integrated power module is bad and needs replaced. I recommend having the...
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Will stop leak in my radiator harm my Jeep
Factory advice is generally not to use these types of "aftermarket" quick fixes, especially if introduced along with the coolant. If you are plugging a hole from the outside by pushing in a quick set compound, that might be acceptable....
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My suv radiator hose busted while i was driving and my car stoped accelerating now it won't startany advice?
Depending on how long the motor ran without water circulating through the motor, this may have potentially caused a cylinder head gasket to be damaged. A blown head gasket may cause a number of different symptoms. Coolant in the engine...
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My car keeps having hiccups will driving and at a red light it revs up
Erratic engine speed is often referred to as "surging" or "hunting". The causes include a faulty idle air control valve or circuit (IAC), a faulty ECM (not common), faults in the fuel pump control circuit, defective spark plug(s) or ignition...
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Have a truck getting fuel and spark but doesn't try to start while cranking.
You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works by bleeding...
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My transmission slips between 2 and 3, but if I shake my steering wheel while it is off and in park, it works after that.
Hi J.J. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically a slipping transmission is hydraulic or mechanical in nature, as opposed to an electrical glitch. Due to this fact, I would wager that the action of moving the steering wheel, is not...
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I spilled a little oil on engine while putting oil in my car, I tried to soak up what I could reach, should I be worried?
This should not hurt anything, however, you may notice some white smoke as the engine gets hot and burns the oil off of the side of the motor where it was spilled. This will usually continue until the remaining oil...
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Crank but want start. Key stays in start position and continues to try and start. What could this be?
It sounds like you may have two different problems. The first is key sticks in start position can be a defective ignition switch internal spring or the key lock linkage is binding. You may need to remove electrical ignition switch...
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What would make timing chain fail after replaced
The chain can fail due to lack of proper lubrication to the chain or camshaft on that side of the motor. I would recommend having the engine oil passages cleaned and engine oil flush used to try and dissolve any...
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Truck wants to turn off when first stepping on gas.
Your idle RPM is out of range high. The RPM fluctuation could be due to a vacuum leak or a sticky throttle plate or a malfunctioning idle air control valve. Indeed, faults in those components could cause the lag on...
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my truck has no bus and i changed the crankshaft senser already?
Confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated thus preventing the car from starting. If the immobilizer system is on, you may see a security warning light. If the warning light is on, to temporarily override the...
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My truck says no bus and I put a new crankshaft position sensor?
Normally no bus indicate some sort of issue with the OBD2 system. It is possible that trouble codes for the check engine light we're cleared out after the sensor was replaced. If anything was plugged into the OBD2 port, it...

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