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  1. PT Cruiser
    I recently went to start my 2005 Pt Cruiser Limited and the instrument cluster was dead. It's never acted up before. Checked ALL of the fuses, all good. Cleaned the battery terminals and connection where the big red power cable mounts to the main fuse panel in engine bay, and applied some...
  2. Repairs, Maintenance, Help
    I replaced the alternator belt on my Cruiser less than a month ago. On the way home from it bwork todayroke right down the middle of the new Carquest belt. Why has this happened twice in such a sort amount of time? Is my alternator bad? The pulleys for the other belt move nicely. help please
  3. Repairs, Maintenance, Help
    Evening Folks: My 3.8L T&C has gone over 250,000 so now seems to be a good time to do some long deferred preventive maintenance. IE, new power steering and water pump, plus a new (rebuilt alternator). Given the difficulty to reach the power steering pumps bolts; I was wondering if I might have...
  4. PT Cruiser
    I have a 2001 Pt, 75K, was running great until alternator died. Mechanic said no sense replacing because engine cradle is completely rusted, as well as under carriage. Does anyone know if this sounds about right? Do I scrap, sell for parts???? Tia
  5. Repairs, Maintenance, Help
    I replaced the heads in a 1994 Plymouth Grand Voyager and I need to reinstall the alternator. I can't figure out what the top bolt of the alternator bolts into as the black triangular support bracket only has a cutout for the alternator. I have a couple extra pieces that might fit into the...
  6. Repairs, Maintenance, Help
    Intermittent instrument clusters working. Today battery wont hold a charge. 1999 Plymouth Voyageur. 300k+ km. Last winter the instrument cluster stopped working, started again in the spring. It quit again a month ago. Replaced the cluster with the same result. Yesterday, I left the door open...
  7. A Body: Duster, Valiant, Dart, etc
    Hey all. So I've been having electrical issues with my Dart (225 slant six) for the past couple of weeks now. Main problems include flickering of the headlights and domelight and the radio cutting off and on intermittently while driving. When revving the engine, the flickering actually worsens...
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