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Chrysler and Dodge Car and Truck Auto Repair

My 03 Dodge Durango 4.7L engine was blowing white smoke from exhaust. Took the heads off and had them done at a machine shop. Assembled original timing chains, tensioners and guides and align chains per requirements. Read more...

Replaced thermostat and refilled.drove let it cool checked radiator, it was low. Topped off, drove, cooled, checked, low coolant again. Repeated. Eventually realized expansion tank it about to overflow. What could cause that?

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Chrysler Sebring convertible the electronic throttle control warning light is flashing. Car has just recently been driving an average 90 miles a day for past 6 months. Oil change regular with synthetic any suggestion ?

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I have a 2004 grand Cherokee and check engine came on. Code is p1764 which is the governor sensor. Now from what I read that's actually called the transducer. BUT most videos for it people were also changing the solenoid. SO i order both and changed both. Light was still on. I thought a part was bad so i started over Read more...

2004 dodge ram 1500. I replaced condenser , evap, and dryer today. Flushed lines, did not replace O tube. Pulled a vacuum and added a can of R134. Low side was 25 and high was 175, started on second can when pressure went too high.

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My front passenger wheel feels like its going to wobble off . I checked the lug nuts and they are fine . please help thank u.

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I have a 2006 Chrysler town & country van, I'm trying to add refrigerant to the air conditioner but the compressor and radiator fans don't turn. Beside refrigerant the radiator could over-heat since the fans stop turning.

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Hey guys. Bought a '94 intrepid in April of this year. It has a few wiring issues but otherwise did great. Until recently. It feels reluctant to start, but it does start almost right up. It also has problems shifting out of first gear (jerks slightly, but not hard) and has no problem with any of the others. But after a little while of driving, especially if I'm in the city with frequent stops, it feels laggy.

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I just got paying $2300 for a repairs to my transmission. But when my mechanic first checked the fluid on the dipstick, it came out black almost tar like. According to my records, the dealership change my transmission oil on Feb 2014. My truck went down on Mar 2014 and between those two months my mileage only totaled up to 35,000 miles.

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Idle is fine but when i drive on the road and the RPMs go above 2200 i lose all engine power and i hear a very loud air release sound as long as i have my foot on the gas. After this happens two or three times, i dont regain my engine power and have to let it sit for a few hours.

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We just purchased this RV the EGR delay valve has a fuse attached to it. Cannot find any information or photos regarding this EGR valve can anybody help please? Please send me any information to my Read more...

Extremely hard to turn steering wheel. P/S fluid full no visible leaks or damage to the undercarriage. I was stuck in the snow and my car bottomed out and now is extremely hard to turn the wheel and it's acting like it doesn't want to shift amongst other things.

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replace radio and van won't start, instrument panel is dead, disconnect battery for a minute and panel lights up try to start and starter goes click and lights out again on panel, security system tripped?

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I have a 99 dodge 6 cyl caravan...just got a tune-up and it started surging and would die but starts right back up. It also would die when you turned the wheel all the way to the right or left.

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I replaced my front drive shaft again and took it for test drive and it snapped again. Started looking and the front differential has moved back. Looks like there is a piece that had been cut off before that holds the differential in place? Any ideas and what it would be called??

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How Things Work

Brakes- Front Disc- How Do They Work

The disc brake system consists of the following components:

Disc Brake Pads: Applies mechanical output force from the hydraulic brake calipers to friction surfaces of brake rotors.

Disc Brake Rotors: Uses mechanical output force applied to friction surfaces from the disc brake pads to slow speed of tire and wheel assembly rotation.

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Common Engine Codes

Evaporative Emissions Leak Code P0440 - P0455

P0440 - P0455
The control module tests the evaporative emission (EVAP) system for a large leak. The control module monitors the fuel tank pressure (FTP) sensor signal to determine the EVAP system vacuum level. When the conditions for running are met, the control module commands the EVAP canister purge valve OPEN and the EVAP vent valve CLOSED .

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