Dodge Neon Repair and Maintenance
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Dodge Neon ProblemsFailure in Spark Plug Tube Seals May Cause Misfire and Poor Fuel Economy
Spark plug tube seals fail, causing the tubes to fill with engine oil and the engine to misfire. As a result, the engine may run poorly and fuel economy can suffer.
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.
There was a recall to replace the vacuum hose for the brake booster. In the presence of oil, the original hose could swell and become disconnected. The brakes would function but power assist would be lost and the pedal would feel very hard.
Dodge Neon QuestionsWhy a 5 speed transmission will not go into any gear while engine is running? (1 answer)
My manual transmission will go into any gear with engine off.
With engine running, when I try to shift into gear, any gear I can feel something catch and try to slightly move in that direction.
As well I have no engine code and master cylinder seems to be working, as I can see the slave cylind...
Is the ignition from 2003 dodge neon compatible with a 2005 dodge neon?
Only overheats when using the blinkers
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.