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My abs light came on,brake pedal goes to floor but seems like only front is grabbing
Hello. If you are losing brake fluid, then there is a leak somewhere. Look for wet areas indicating where the leak may be. You may have blown a wheel cylinder of a brake line somewhere on the truck. Have a...
Brake drums
Hey there, thanks for your question. I would replace it with a bolt. It's easier to take off and put back on just in case you ever have to replace the cable for some reason. If you are still having...
Truck barely wants to move in 2 hi
Hello. It sounds like you have a transfer case that is failing. It may only be transferring power to the front wheels which will cause these symptoms to occur. I usually drain the fluid from the transfer case and inspect...
Can anyone tell me if the half moon metal part inside of the distributor, that the cam sensor reads off of, is supposed to have an
Hello. Although you have done considerable work on the fuel system, it may be a good idea to check the fuel pressure coming from the fuel rail. This will determine if the fuel pressure regulator is working efficiently, which may...
engine will start and idle but when I depress the accelerator it bogs out
It sounds like you have replaced the majority of the main components that would normally otherwise cause this kin of symptom. You may want to also check the mass airflow sensor which can also cause this same type of problem....
Transmission has trouble changing out of 2nd and 3rd gear
Hi there. It is possible that the sensors have failed again, but most of the time this is the result of a failure in the valve body itself. These valve bodies have a tendency to hold a lot of debris...
Has new alternator, new battery when started , motor dies when battery is mechanics are stumped on this
Hello. If replacing those particular components did not correct the issue then the next thing I would look at is the vehicle's voltage regulator. It appears that this engine's electrical system is equipped with an external voltage regulator that functions,...
When I turn on the vehicle, my parking lights flash repeatedly. When I turn the headlight switch on, they stop flashing.
Hello there, you have several different issues going on with your 2003 Dodge Durango. The most likely cause for the multiple and erratic electrical issues is a shorted wiring harness, these will effect multiple systems and cause this type of...
Tuck problem
Your fuel pump is located in the fuel tank. The fuel pump pick up tube generally extends from the pump motor to the bottom of the tank. If the pick up tube is cracked or broken at some point, when...
Air sucking into oil dipstick
Hi, thanks for writing in. If the crankcase is building up pressure that will not equalize, then you have a clogged crankcase ventilation system, such as the crankcase air filter may be bad. Have the PCV valve and air filter...
Misfire wont go away
Hi there. From your description of all that has been done. I suspect you may have a computer problem. The powertrain control module (PCM) is designed to store a fault code in pending codes, on the first drive cycle that...
Truck overheats with new thermostat and waterpump
Hi, thanks for writing in. By reading your description of the overheating issues, I'd tend to agree that the radiator fan clutch may be the culprit of your overheating issues. However, one thing to check into is whether there might...
Truck stalls at stops. Will start and idle .
Hello. Stalling can be caused by many things. If you've been advised that 2 of the injectors are dumping excessive fuel into the engine then I would recommend replacing them. If excessive fuel is fed to the engine it will...
I have a pulley going bad and I need to know what is happening.
Hi, thanks for writing in. The pulley bearing may be binding the engine and causing the rough idle problem. I recommend replacing the pulley and bearing then recheck the idle to see if running better or needs additional diagnosis. If...
Were is the code p0001
Hello. P0001 is the code for an issue with the fuel volume regulator circuit. This code is set off when the computer detects that there is an issue with the electric circuit that goes to the vehicle's fuel pressure regulator....
Starts and runs with accelerators pushed. Sputters and stalls out. Carbon smell from exhaust before stall.
Hi there, thanks for writing in. With this many miles I would start by doing a compression test. If the compression is low or way off from each cylinder then the engine is failing. If the compression is fine the...
Transmission temperature keeps going on and transmission slips
When the clutches inside the transmission are slipping, it will heat the transmission fluid up until you get the overheat light on. You will need to have the transmission pressure tested by a transmission mechanic to diagnose the slipping. The...
Stalling when cold and overdrive on the transmission not engaging.
Hey there. It sounds like some possible internal transmission damage. This generation of Dodge truck has a notorious problem for transmission problems. I would recommend having the transmission inspected by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of the...
My car is still overheating after I replaced the thermostat
Let's focus in on the fact higher RPMs have an effect on your engine's cooling system. There is only one main component in the cooling system related to engine speed and that is your water pump. The pump is powered...
Does the VIN number have to be in the ECM for the vehicle to run?
Some new ECMs will give you a certain amount of free starts before it will not start unless the VIN is added. I am not sure if this is the case with your ECM but you have a dealer telling...

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