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1997 Isuzu Rodeo Problems

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Most Common 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Problems

On the V-6 engine, oil in the spark plug tubes can cause a misfire. Resealing the tubes as part of replacement of the valve cover gasket and replacing the spark plug wires will commonly repair th...
A ticking noise may be noted from the engine valve train area. This is commonly caused by varnish build up in the hydraulic lash adjusters (HLA). Our technicians tell us that using Mobil 1 syntheti...
Chattering when cornering can occur when the limited slip differential fluid breaks down. Replacing the fluid will repair this issue.
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0 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Brakes Problems

3 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Drive Train Problems

Chattering when cornering can occur when the limited slip differential fluid breaks down. Replacing the fluid will repair this issue.
ON 4WD vehicles faulty vacuum solenoid valves can cause the four wheel drive light to stay on all the time. Replacing the valves and possibly the wire harness is needed for this repair.
On certain 2WD models the front hub can leak grease. Installing a new updated gasket will repair the leak.

1 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Electrical & Lights Problem

On certain models the door checks can contact the door wiring harness and damage the wires causing blown fusees and no sound from the door speakers. Repairing the wires or replacing the harness ...

4 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Engine Problems

On the V-6 engine, oil in the spark plug tubes can cause a misfire. Resealing the tubes as part of replacement of the valve cover gasket and replacing the spark plug wires will commonly repair th...
A ticking noise may be noted from the engine valve train area. This is commonly caused by varnish build up in the hydraulic lash adjusters (HLA). Our technicians tell us that using Mobil 1 syntheti...
Varnish build up in the engine can cause one or more hydraulic lash adjusters to stick and cause a ticking noise in the engine. The noisy hydraulic lifter will need to be located and cleaned to s...

1 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Exhaust & Emissions Problem

Fuel injector "leakdown" can cause a long crank time after the engine is warmed up. The fuel injectors need to be replaced to address this problem.

0 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Suspension & Steering Problems

9
Known 1997 Isuzu Rodeo Problems & Complaints

A ticking noise may be noted from the engine valve train area. This is commonly caused by varnish build up in the hydraulic lash adjusters (HLA). Our technicians tell us that using Mobil 1 syntheti...
On the V-6 engine, oil in the spark plug tubes can cause a misfire. Resealing the tubes as part of replacement of the valve cover gasket and replacing the spark plug wires will commonly repair th...
ON 4WD vehicles faulty vacuum solenoid valves can cause the four wheel drive light to stay on all the time. Replacing the valves and possibly the wire harness is needed for this repair.
Chattering when cornering can occur when the limited slip differential fluid breaks down. Replacing the fluid will repair this issue.
On certain models the door checks can contact the door wiring harness and damage the wires causing blown fusees and no sound from the door speakers. Repairing the wires or replacing the harness ...
On certain 2WD models the front hub can leak grease. Installing a new updated gasket will repair the leak.
Fuel injector "leakdown" can cause a long crank time after the engine is warmed up. The fuel injectors need to be replaced to address this problem.
Varnish build up in the engine can cause one or more hydraulic lash adjusters to stick and cause a ticking noise in the engine. The noisy hydraulic lifter will need to be located and cleaned to s...
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