1990 Dodge Shadow Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Dodge Shadow

1990 Dodge Shadow Problems

Engine Oil Leaks

4 cylinder engines may develop oil leaks from the following areas: Camshaft plug, Camshaft seal, valve cover gasket, cylinder head gasket, and distributor.

Fuel pump failure

The fuel pump may fail resulting in a no start condition. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter whenever the fuel pump is replaced. Failure to replace the fuel filter may cause the replacement pump to fail prematurely.

Failed Distributor Pick Up Plate

Vehicles equipped with a 4 cylinder engine may develop a no start or stalling condition, most commonly caused by a failed distributor pickup plate.

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1990 Dodge Shadow Questions

Camshaft is frozen solid on the cylinder head (2 answers)

The cam shaft is not turning but. The harmonic balancer is turning on the block. Can I just replace the cylinder head instead of having to but another engine? Please help!

car problem (2 answers)

my car is a 1990 dodge shadow.the car has several different minor problems.First i have a leak my dad said it was a freeze leak whatever that is next i need a alternator belt then last i need a power steering pump.so my question is how much will it be to fix all of the damages.

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1990 Dodge Shadow Reviews

the car gets great fuel milage, 30+. but besides that nothing to brag about, chrysler rarely ever made a great vehicle
i just got this 1990 dodge shadow bout a month ago and there is a loud squeaking noise that emits from the engine compartment. My uncle which is also a mechanic says that the problem may be the fly wheel is going out on it and also the belt is worn out. it could be to tight or to loose. that may be one of the many problems that is causing the car to emit such a high screeching sound. and i also...

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