1996 Dodge Viper Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Dodge Viper

1996 Dodge Viper Problems

Driveline Clunk on Acceleration/Deceleration is Normal

Some driveline clunk noted on acceleration and deceleration is considered normal.

Click or Pop Heard From Rear of Vehicle When Clutch Released

A single click or pop may be heard from the rear of the vehicle when the clutch is released. Our technicians tell us the repair involves installing matched hubs and yokes to the rear axle.

Noise from transmission when clutch is engaged and transmission in neutral
A light chatter or rattle or noise from the transmission may be noted with the clutch engaged and the transmission in neutral. Updating the transmission lubricant, SAE 75W will help but not eliminate it.

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1996 Dodge Viper Questions

Sometimes on a steep slope first gear will not engage. Have to coast back . (1 answer)

Have to coast back and re-engage. Works fine after. Has only occurred twice.

misfire sometimes act like it wants to stall (2 answers)

missfire at high speed. act like it wants to stall at low speed.

not starting (1 answer)

no problems drove to store, and it would try to start, but not enough to turn engine over. What are thing to check. can it be alarm system (kill switch)

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1996 Dodge Viper Recalls

Recall 01V312000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES USED EXTENSIVELY IN TRACK TYPE RACING EVENTS AND SUBJECTED TO AGGRESSIVE DRIVING CONDITIONS COULD EXPERIENCE CRACKS AT THE WELDS OF THE REAR DIFFERENTIAL MOUNTING BRACKET.
Recall 01V313000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES USED EXTENSIVELY IN TRACK TYPE RACING EVENTS AND SUBJECTED TO AGGRESSIVE DRIVING CONDITIONS COULD EXPERIENCECRACKING OF THE STEERING RACK MOUNTING BRACKETS.

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1996 Dodge Viper Reviews

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based on 1 customer reviews
my car's battery has been discharge. the last time i started it was jan. 2012.

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