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Sticking vavle on 2008 dodge nitro

(2008 Dodge Nitro R/T)
in Atlanta, GA on January 04, 2011
How to repair a sticking vavle on a 2008 dodge nitro? Problem occurred 5 days ago after the car was started on a very cold morning.

email: dorisjbarton@bellsouth.net
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If engine has hydraulic lifters, I have seen engine oil that is too heavy a viscosity keep lifters pump causing engine to stall on first stops in first couple of hundred feet but that was when I lived in a very cold climate.
on January 04, 2011
how do you know it has a sticking valve??

roy
on January 04, 2011
I had it placed on a computer and diagnosed. This was the report. Also, I can hear it pushing back through the intake.

Thanks.
on January 04, 2011
what code did it indicate?? was a compression test performed?? it sounds like a burnt valve.

Roy
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