1997 Dodge Intrepid Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Dodge Intrepid
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1997 Dodge Intrepid ProblemsEngine Does Not Start and PCM Fault Code Stored
When a no start condition is caused by a faulty camshaft or crankshaft sensor, related fault codes stored in the powertrain control module (PCM) should not be trusted. Our technicians tell us that under certain conditions a fault code can be stored for the "good" sensor. Care should be taken to properly diagnose this condition.
Poor output from the heater and/or engine overheating can be caused by air left in the cooling system after the cooling system has been serviced. Our technicians tell us the proper coolant fill procedure should be used to prevent this problem from occurring.
Worn sway bar bushings or sway bar end links may cause a rattling or clunking noise from the front suspension during low-speed driving. Though not always the root cause, front struts are often replaced for this condition.
1997 Dodge Intrepid QuestionsWhat vehicles have interchangeable parts especially headlights with a 1997 dodge intrepid (1 answer)
No other problems
And the dipstick is showing a good level of oil
Odometer is only at 160k miles
I'm not certain what grade of oil is good for this engine. Right now it has 10W30 in it.