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Passanger rear wheel
There's possibly a broken spring in the drum and your brakes are 'locked on' or your parking brake cable is wound too tight. Did you recently do any brake work on the car? Did you slam on the brakes? A repair manual can show you step by step troubleshooting and repair instructions on the entire car, based on a complete teardown and rebuilt with pictures. I have used Haynes Repair Manual from Auto Zone for $20. Best investment for one who has a used car. Good Luck!
on Jan 11, 2019
How can I set the timing on a 1996 dodge stratus 2.4l engine
- Using sprocket installation tool No. 6792 or equivalent, press the crankshaft sprocket onto the crankshaft.
- Install the camshaft sprockets onto the camshafts. Install and tighten the sprocket retaining bolts to 75 ft. lbs. (101 Nm).
Fig. Fig. 4: Proper camshaft sprocket alignment for timing belt installation
- Install the crankshaft sprocket. Set the crankshaft sprocket to Top Dead Center (TDC) by aligning the notch on the sprocket with the arrow on the oil pump housing.
- Set the camshafts to align the timing marks on the sprockets.
- Move the crankshaft to 1 / 2 notch before TDC.
- Install the timing belt starting at the crankshaft, then around the water pump sprocket, idler pulley, camshaft sprockets, and then around the tensioner pulley.
- Move the crankshaft sprocket to TDC to take up the belt slack.
- Install the tensioner to the engine block, but do not tighten.
- Using a torque wrench on the tensioner pulley apply 250 inch lbs. (28 Nm) of tighten to the tensioner pulley.
- With torque being applied to the tensioner pulley, move the tensioner up against the tensioner pulley bracket and tighten the fasteners to 275 inch lbs. (31 Nm).
- Remove the tensioner plunger pin. The tension is correct when the plunger pin can be removed and replaced easily.
- Rotate the crankshaft 2 revolutions and recheck the timing marks. Wait several minutes and then recheck that the plunger pin can easily be removed and installed.
- Reinstall the front timing belt cover(s).
- Reinstall the engine mount bracket.
- Reinstall the right engine mount.
- Remove the floor jack from under the vehicle.
- Install the crankshaft damper and tighten to 105 ft. lbs. (142 Nm).
- Install the accessory drive belts and adjust to the proper tension.
- Install the right inner splash shield.
- Reconnect the negative battery cable.
- Check for leaks and proper engine operation.
on Nov 29, 2017
How to replace a heater hose on a 1996 dodge stratus
Hey Monica, it's very eazy drain antifreeze to a level below hose to remove , loosen clamps and or buy new ones if needed , with clamps off twist hose to break it free and do the same on the other end and replace hose ,tighten clamps and refill coolant that's it .
on Mar 13, 2016
1997 stratus with2.4 in it died all of a
are you sure you needed the coil pack to begin with you may need to have the timing belt replaced but if you know that the belt is ok then you should try replacing the crank sensor. this will give you atleast a place to start.
on May 02, 2015
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