Dodge Shadow Repair and Maintenance

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

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Dodge Shadow Problems

Erratic Speedometer Operation

Erratic operation of the speedometer may be noted on vehicles equipped with a passenger side motorized seat belt. This is generally caused by a failed Passive Belt Control Module (PBCM). Our technicians tell us that if the speedometer functions correctly with the PBCM disconnected the PBCM should be replaced.

Connector issue with speed sensor

The connector on the input and/or output speed sensors on the automatic transmission may become damaged causing intermittent loss of speed control. There are wiring repair kits available to repair this issue.

Updated Idle Air Control Valve

4 Cylinder engines may exhibit an erratic idle with the Check Engine Light illuminated. These conditions are most commonly present during cold engine operation in rainy weather. Our technicians  tells us that there is an updated idle air control valve available to correct this concern.

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Dodge Shadow Questions

How do I put my power steering belt on my 94 Dodge Shadowb (1 answer)

I need my power steering belt and my serpentine belt put on my Dodge Shadow show me how 1994

lighter in ashtray doesnt work (1 answer)

need to use for car navigator the lighter doesnt work

Car won't start after it runs for about 10 minutes (1 answer)

I'll start the car and after 10 minutes it'll shut off and when I go to restart it it won't turn over. I've replaced the fuel pump and filter before brand new. Now the car won't start doesn't turn over. I'm thinking it could be the cat because I have a exhaust leak but...

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Dodge Shadow Recalls

Driver's Seat Mounting Bolts Break

The lower mounting bolts for the driver's seat may break, resulting in the seat becoming loose while driving. Dealers will replace the lower seat back attaching bolt on the driver's seat with a higher strength bolt that includes a self locking nylon patch free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Air Bag Sensors Not Secure

The front air bag impact sensors may not be secured properly. Dealers will secure the sensor attachments to their brackets free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Brake Caliper Pin Guide Bolts Loosen

The front caliper guide pin bolts may not be torqued properly and could loosen. Dealers will properly torque the guide pin bolts free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Dodge Shadow Reviews

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

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