» » »

Dodge Q&A

Ask Your Question

1997 Dodge Caravan Question: changed motor new motor back fires & lacks power

 

Question

Ken F, Perkins, MI, October 01, 2009, 14:47
 Rookie

I changed motor from a right off that ran great now it runs ruogh and back fires & pops. hear a intermintent click noise from tranny side that makes it pop & back fire. it realy lacks power. computer scan comes up p0118. used all sensors from right off van that ran good before.

2 Answers
Flag This
  • Answer #1

    dandd October 01, 2009, 19:20
    Profile_thumbnail
     Master

    This is a code for your engine coolant temp sensor, which can make an engine run very bad if it was broken or the wiring wasn't right. Is the radiator all topped off?

    Reply
    Flag This
  • Answer #2

    Visitor, March 25, 2011, 15:29

    you either have it out of time or some wires crossed

    Reply
    Flag This