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 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Speed Sensor Issue
A defective vehicle speed sensor can cause problems with the cruise control and speedometer operation, as well as erratic shifting. The connectors on the sensors are also susceptible to corrosion, which will create similar symptoms. Any of these problems can cause Check Engine Light illumination.
If the ignition key does not turn and/or cannot be removed, a new lock cylinder may be needed. A worn key can also cause similar problems.
Debris and corrosion in the AC housing may cause the AC evaporator core to develop a refrigerant leak.
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.