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  1. Repairs, Maintenance, Help
    So, I have a perplexing issue with our 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan. The only way to explain it is that the engine kind of sounds like a diesel engine when it accelerates, with a whining type sound. The serpentine belt was removed and the engine run and there was no change in the noise. The timing...
  2. 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...
  3. PT Cruiser
    04 PT Black Touring Turbo, inherited about 7 years ago when my father passed away. Had 40k when I got it and now has 47k. I had it body worked and painted had some small dings. I put about 1k a year on it as it's our second car and only use it when I go trap shooting or store. The car looks...
  4. Neon
    I had someone bring me an 05 neon 2.0 they replaced timing belt water pump and tensioner pulley after it had broke it starts but wont idel the first thing i thought was bent valves but it also crossed my mind they didnt set timing marks right i ask them how they set timing marks they told me...
  5. PT Cruiser
    7-2017 My Timing Belt education. It’s our 2017 “winter” here in South Florida which means I’ve started that 200K belt replacement on the 01 PT out yonder in storage next to the garage. The...
  6. Projects, mods, restoration
    I recently did a timing belt/water pump replacement on my wife's 2010 Challenger. When I got the covers off and attempted to align the timing marks before removing the old belt I noticed the Cam timing marks were about 3 teeth ahead of the Crank timing mark. I have scoured forums and google, but...
  7. PT Cruiser
    Hi Guys, Been some time since I've gotten here to post. I'll be posting my wife's 01's Timing Belt work soon. (I've mentioned doing it before but put it off.) However, here's a sad letter to Rockauto about my purchasing parts for this work. I post this for other owners to know about and to...
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