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1990 Dodge D150 Problems

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Most Common 1990 Dodge D150 Problems

Oil leaks from the valve cover gaskets, timing cover gasket, distributor o-ring, and rear main seal area are common. The leak at the rear main seal area is generally not the seal itself but the bea...
The engine may develop a rattling or lifter type noise from the timing cover area. It may also exhibit a more general valve train noise. Our technicians tell us that a revised timing chain, sprocke...
An intermittent fault with the electrical connection at the crankshaft position sensor may result in poor engine performance and/or a no start condition.
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1 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Brakes Problem

Vehicles equipped with 12" diameter rear brakes may encounter premature rear brake shoe wear. If it is found that the brake system is functioning as designed the repair would be to replace the affe...

2 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Drive Train Problems

Pinched or restricted transmission oil cooler lines can cause transmission failure due to lack of lubrication. Our technicians recommend complete inspection of the transmission cooler and lines if ...
A delayed transmission upshift may be noted in cold weather (32 degrees F and below). Our technicians tell us that cast iron sealing rings for the hydraulic governor are available to replace the or...

0 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Electrical & Lights Problems

5 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Engine Problems

Oil leaks from the valve cover gaskets, timing cover gasket, distributor o-ring, and rear main seal area are common. The leak at the rear main seal area is generally not the seal itself but the bea...
The engine may develop a rattling or lifter type noise from the timing cover area. It may also exhibit a more general valve train noise. Our technicians tell us that a revised timing chain, sprocke...
An intermittent fault with the electrical connection at the crankshaft position sensor may result in poor engine performance and/or a no start condition.

1 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Exhaust & Emissions Problem

Engines using a throttle body fuel injection system may develop a fuel leak from the fuel injector nozzle or the injector o-ring seal can cause any of the following: Hard starting, rough idle, blac...

4 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

The fuse may blow repeatedly for the HVAC blower motor or the motor may stop working all together. Our technicians tell us that can often be repaired by replacing the blower motor switch with a r...
The blower motor may operate erratically and the blower switch operation has a sticky or mushy feeling, the detents almost non existent. Our technicians tell us that the blower switch should be r...
The AC/heater (HVAC) system may unexpectedly switch to the defrost mode when accelerating. This system is operated by engine vacuum and should be inspected for any vacuum leaks if this problem d...

0 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Maintenance Problems

1 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Miscellaneous Problem

Cracking or popping sounds from the cowl area may be a result of cowl cracks at the lower corners of the windshield. The fenders must be removed to see the cracks. If cracks are found, a reinforcem...

0 Known 1990 Dodge D150 Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1990 Dodge D150 Problems & Complaints

The fuse may blow repeatedly for the HVAC blower motor or the motor may stop working all together. Our technicians tell us that can often be repaired by replacing the blower motor switch with a r...
The blower motor may operate erratically and the blower switch operation has a sticky or mushy feeling, the detents almost non existent. Our technicians tell us that the blower switch should be r...
The AC/heater (HVAC) system may unexpectedly switch to the defrost mode when accelerating. This system is operated by engine vacuum and should be inspected for any vacuum leaks if this problem d...
Oil leaks from the valve cover gaskets, timing cover gasket, distributor o-ring, and rear main seal area are common. The leak at the rear main seal area is generally not the seal itself but the bea...
The engine may develop a rattling or lifter type noise from the timing cover area. It may also exhibit a more general valve train noise. Our technicians tell us that a revised timing chain, sprocke...
The engine may develop a lack of power or stalling condition due to low fuel pressure. Our technicians tell us that this can be due to contaminates passing through the fuel pick-up screen resulting...
The powertrain control module (PCM) may fail resulting in a lack of AC cooling. The lack of cooling could be caused by evaporator freeze-up due to the AC compressor staying on continuously or conve...
An intermittent fault with the electrical connection at the crankshaft position sensor may result in poor engine performance and/or a no start condition.
Engines using a throttle body fuel injection system may develop a fuel leak from the fuel injector nozzle or the injector o-ring seal can cause any of the following: Hard starting, rough idle, blac...
Pinched or restricted transmission oil cooler lines can cause transmission failure due to lack of lubrication. Our technicians recommend complete inspection of the transmission cooler and lines if ...
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 h...
Vehicles equipped with 12" diameter rear brakes may encounter premature rear brake shoe wear. If it is found that the brake system is functioning as designed the repair would be to replace the affe...
A delayed transmission upshift may be noted in cold weather (32 degrees F and below). Our technicians tell us that cast iron sealing rings for the hydraulic governor are available to replace the or...
Cracking or popping sounds from the cowl area may be a result of cowl cracks at the lower corners of the windshield. The fenders must be removed to see the cracks. If cracks are found, a reinforcem...
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