1999 Dodge Viper Repair and Maintenance
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1999 Dodge Viper ProblemsClick 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.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an evap system system fault. Our technicians tell us that the purge valve should be checked for debris or carbon contamination. If contamination is found the purge valve and carbon canister should be replace and the EVAP hoses blown out with compressed air. All evap system hoses are subject to cracking and splitting causing leaks, Inspect hoses carefully. Aftermarket gas caps are very prone to failure also.
1999 Dodge Viper QuestionsThe original ac compressor stopped pumping but the clutch still works. (2 answers)
I replaced the compressor with a new one and the fuse blew. It seems that the clutch coil was shorted. So I ordered a new compressor. I tested the clutch and it activated with 12 volts. I replaced the compressor again. When I plugged in the car connector, it blew another fuse. Now that clutch won...