Piston went through the engine when the car was started. Your model vehicle is equipped with the inner door switch. I was lucky I hadnt even left my driveway when it happened!! In this case, it is good to be aware of the possible forthcoming issues which can later on turn to more serious ones. This feeling is also justified by the fact that I can easily find over 100 postings on vehicle forums related to engine failure at start-up, idle or low speeds, all with similar outcomes to mine. Battery changed and now no more engine light on. It will give you the code …. The next day I noticed that the leak was still there except more fluid was on the ground.
I do admit at times, it's awfully nice to have someone else do it, as I sit lazily on my bum in my nice warm sexy Durango. There was a hole in the engine block. The vehicle started idling rough but the dealer could find anything wrong. Feb 01, 2012 2005 Instrument cluster layout 1. I am thankful however that I was not driving when this happened with my little boy in the car. Now I know why I dont have inside lights we unhooked them cause they wouldnt go off. Go to Google and type this complaint, you will see many others like mine.
For now I continue to manually open my doors. Will yor scanner allow transmission mod. I am a single mother of 4 children and now I have not vehicle to get back and forth. I have also fulfilled the earlier recall of having the rewiring of all the vehicle. Had the vehicle hauled to the Dodge dealership in harrison ar.
These readers can be purchased at an auto parts store. The vehicle's engine blew two months after the vehicle was purchased. On the third try, the engine started. I tried tapping on the starter to disengage it to no avail. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. My car needed a new motor.
I was lucky I hadnt even left my driveway when it happened!! At this point when driving up to 20 mph vehicle surges repeatedly while slowly gaining speed, at bout 20 mph, acceleration seems normal and switches gears at appropriate times. Im still getting the same limp mode issue. On the morning of June 7, 2005 I called roadside assistance and they towed my car 118 miles to clovis nm. Tried again and more clicks. If the battery is weak, the system may interpret this as a failure, even if the car starts on its own. Light disappears, and truck passes inspection.
Or, borrow a code reader from one of the parts stores and see what codes are stored. The failure mileage was 93,000. A week ago, they filled up the vehicle and put the gas cap on incorrectly. According to the invoice, the connecting rod was broken, the 3 cylinder was down and there was internal failure. Something needs to be done now!! Dealer should be able to pinpoint exact location if it isn't in door jamb. Your power locks and the memory accessories you speak of will not work correctly because the computer thinks one of the doors is open test one that is used most first. You should always investigate the cause.
This is not normal wear and tear maint. Look up the code on any number of websites that list the codes. Maybe someone else can find one. Drove fine for 2 months and the check engine light came back on!! I dont know about anyone else but I can not afford to repair this nor buy another car!! There has never been a check engine light on. D I realize these posts are very old but i just bought a 2002 Dodge Durango.
Get a fault code by cycling key from 'off' to 'start' 3 times, leaving the key in the 'run' position. No matter if you were driving slow or fast the truck would downshift and sounding like a rod or something was going to come through the floor. If you are towing things often, you may want … to upgrade to a higher rated amp. Friends joked that I babied it more than I did my children. Was very displeased with the service and times it malfunctioned after having the recall serviced.
And then just one day it overheated, it kept cutting off on my while in idle. I have been reading and there is so many complaints on the same year make and model. Lets see this time it was the crank sensor, replaced that. Any current fault codes will be displayed. Since I only have 116,000 miles on it and service it regularly, I find this to be a defect. When I tried to start it back up it had an awful tapping noise, so I immediately shut the engine back off.