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Hi There, You may want to double check the installation of the main bearings. If these are not perfectly set inside the main journals with the main caps properly fit, the crank may not turn as smoothly as it should...
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Trying to change 2002 Dodge ram 1500 5.9 ltr engine with 2000 Dodge ram 1500 5.9 and motor mounts don't line up
Hi there. Although the engines are the same size internally, it is very common for manufacturers to change the location of engine mounts both on the engine and the interior of the engine compartment. Unfortunately, this type of swap would...
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73 f100 360 FE lurches then stalls when put in gear
Hi there. Typically when you put the truck in gear and it stalls, it's caused by a fuel delivery problem; usually a defective fuel pump, dirty fuel filters or a fuel filter installed backwards in some instances. It could also...
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Gm I need a power steering pump or should I get power steering fluid? I have leaks coming out what should I do
If the power steering pump is leaking then you should replace the pump since it is under pressure and no stop leak will stop it from leaking.
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When i turn the key in my 2000 dodge dakota, all the power comes on but the engine won't crank over.
Starters sometimes develop intermittent faults due to bad spots on the armature. Try hitting the starter with a rubber mallet. If the car starts, the starter is probably defective. A more scientific approach is to test for power to the...
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How difficult should putting a new hub assembly on be
Hi there. Replacing a wheel bearing or hub assembly is not a job that should be completed if you haven't done it before or without having a professional mechanic provide some onsite assistance. It's always best to have a professional...
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i got a 2003 dodge durango, and i need a diagram show me where or location are each PLENUM PAN BOLT TIGHTENING SEQUENCE, or bolt a
Hi there. Unfortunately we are unable to attach documents or pictures through this platform. Your best option to get the diagram you are seeking is to search online or purchase a service and repair manual for your 2003 dodge Durango....
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Why are my brake lights, hazard lights, and turn signal fuses keep blowing on my 1998 dodge ram 1500?
Hi there. A fuse will continue to pop if there is an electrical short or exposed wire in between the fuse to the component(s) it is powering - or returning to the fuse. Since there are multiple lights powered by...
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Instrument cluster not working
This may be related to a short, a faulty gauge cluster or a faulty instrument cluster voltage regulator. The instrument voltage regulator regulates the voltage supplied to the various gauges in your vehicle’s dash. When this is not working properly,...
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Can s water pump make a vehicsl stall out like Iits run out of fuel and not restart
Your water pump may be causing overheating and the engine may loose power and once stopped can shut down. You should have the computer tested to see if a sensor like the crank sensor is failing from getting too hot...
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I have a 2002 Dodge Durango that keeps stalling while running. The car gives no warning sign and dies with no apparent patter
Hi there. Generally speaking, when a car will start but stalls randomly it will be due to either an electrical short in the ignition system or a fuel restriction problem, misfiring fuel injectors or other faulty components. Since there are...
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99 Durango 5.9 46re replaced gov pressure solenoid still in limp mode. What do I do next?
Hi Jaunny. After you complete repairs, the error code that is causing the limp mode needs to be removed by a professional mechanic. Set up a warning light inspection and one of our mobile mechanics can help you out. ...
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I have a 2001 dodge ram 1500 5.9 V8 2 wheel drive. occasionally my truck will lurch or skip a beat. my rpm will go up and down. an
There are no technical bulletins pertaining to this problem. The problem may be due to the ignition system misfiring from an ignition wire or coil short or spark plugs worn. You should have the computer scanned to see if one...
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When i start to exceed 50mph i hear a ticking sound that seems to be coming from the driver side rear wheel area.
Hi there. There are several variables that could cause this ticking noise. Generally speaking, if the ticking noise only occurs at higher speeds and progressively increases in speed the faster you go, it is often caused by a loose or...
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73 SB Dart stalls at idle. Hard to restart, will drive fine when given gas and cool
As with any car, first you want to check for air leaks. Any hoses or fittings connected to the intake that are in bad condition can let in air and cause the kind of bad behavior you describe. Next you...
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My truck just revs and won't accelerate past 15 mph. I noticed a slow leak coming from the rear differential. Is this the problem?
Howling, whining or whirring noises coming from the rear-end of the vehicle may indicate the need to have the rear differential inspected. Howling under acceleration at various speeds may indicate that the gears are worn out or are out of...
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My abs and brake lights periodically come on. Sometimes my speedometer fluctuates. But only when the truck bed is empty.
The problem sounds like you have a wire or connection problem with the rear axle speed sensor. Verify the connector and wiring at connector is not broken and then check the harness up to frame to make sure the wiring...
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I'd prefer using Crown Exhaust Manifold J8122442 & J8121274 parts, rather than Dorman but wanted to confirm those parts work ok?
The Crown part numbers that you are referring to are only cataloged for the Jeep CJ (1974-1981) with the 5.0L 304 engine and the Jeep SJ & J-Series (1972-1979) with the 5.0L 304 engine. Unless Crown technical support has told...

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