Dodge Neon Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Dodge Neon
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Dodge Neon ProblemsFuel Level Sensor Issues
The fuel level sensors can wear out causing erratic or inaccurate fuel gauge readings.
The radiator cooling fan may fail to turn on resulting in an engine overheating condition, or The fan may not turn off once it is on. Chrysler has released a service bulletin to address this issue. The repair involves install a jumper wire harness and new cooling fan relay.
If a Check Engine Light illuminates indicating leak detection pump (LDP) failure, the cause is often pinched or disconnected vacuum lines to the pump. Vacuum lines should be inspected before replacing the leak detection pump. Contamination (carbon or debris) in the pump can cause failure and any hoses should be cleared before a new pump is installed.
Dodge Neon QuestionsMy car isn't shifting out of first and it's RPMs are reading high?? (1 answer)
When I start my car its like I'm pushing on the gas and I'm not? It's not shifting into gears stays in first the RPM goes high while it's in drive and when I put it in park? When I give it gas it continues to give itself gas it seems and doesn't want to change gears???? Can an...
my 2001 dodge neon was broken into 2 months had to replace steering column , the skim immobilizer & ignition coil and it still wont start was wondering if I use the computer from the car in which I got the skim immobilizer and ignition coil from would it start
Dodge Neon RecallsDodge Recalls 2000-2001 Neons Due to Loose Brake Hose
In the presence of oil and heat, the brake booster vacuum hose could swell and loosen from the intake manifold. This could cause a loss of power brake assist and an increase in engine idle speed. Dealers will replace the brake booster vacuum hose.