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Dodge Shadow Repair and Maintenance

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

Dodge Shadow Problems

Automatic transmissions can exhibit a variety of shifting and noise concerns due to failure of internal parts. Our technicians tell us that a complete inspection of all internal parts should be performed if the transmission is disassembled for overhaul. Numerous updated part are available for this transmission.

Carbon buildup on the top of the piston is common. Over time this can lead to symptoms varying from light ticking to knocking noises. Performing a fuel injector cleaning procedure can often help the condition by removing some of the piston top deposits.

4 Cylinder engines, with a hard starting condition when cold and illumination of the Check Engine Light may have corrosion build up on the engine coolant temperature sensor. Our technicians tell us that the coolant sensor and pigtail should be replaced to correct this issue.

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Dodge Shadow Questions

I need directions on how to replace a brake light switch on a 1991 Dodge Shadow America. I can see the switch but unsure how to remove it.

I first became aware of this problem when my engine started to overheat about three weeks ago, thinking I was overdue for an oil change I went to get one and the mechanic said that my oil pan was leaking, after taking his overpriced estimate I went home and when I checked my oil pan out it seeme...

The cam shaft is not turning but. The harmonic balancer is turning on the block. Can I just replace the cylinder head instead of having to but another engine? Please help!

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Dodge Shadow Reviews

this car is a decent car. It can take a beating and still keep ticking. It is now that one thing seems to fail, everything at once is going wrong on it. When they are good, they are good, but let one thing mess up and your in a world of hurt.

the car gets great fuel milage, 30+. but besides that nothing to brag about, chrysler rarely ever made a great vehicle

i just got this 1990 dodge shadow bout a month ago and there is a loud squeaking noise that emits from the engine compartment. My uncle which is also a mechanic says that the problem may be the fly wheel is going out on it and also the belt is worn out. it could be to tight or to loose. that may be one of the many problems that is causing the car to emit such a high screeching sound. and i also...

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