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  1. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    I just got the car, and the previous owner told me that after a shop did a radiator flush he started having overheating problems. He took it to another shop where they replaced the plastic coolant filler neck in the upper rad hose, and he said he was no longer having issues. Then a week after I...
  2. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hey Forumz, sad news, the ricer is dead. About 2 weeks ago the hoses for the radiator came apart at the filler neck and let out all my coolant. After this happened, I got a new filler neck and was able to make it home, but the car kept overheating. Also changed the clamps from those stupid...
  3. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hey guys, I have an 08 SXT 2.4L Avenger, and i'm at the end of my ropes with this little mofo, so long story short the car has been overheating the last week, and here's what i've done so far: - Remove both Thermostats out of the equation. - Fans were coming on at a very low speed exactly at...
  4. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hey everyone. So on Monday driving back home from dropping off my sister to school and noticed my temperature gauge shot straight up and got the engine over heating light turned on. Thankfully I got home and checked the hood noticed that one of the upper radiator hoses was cracked and separated...
  5. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Not sure if this is where I'd post this issue, but ever since I've had my started replaced, my car has a tendency to over-heat (Well, reach up to a 3/4's on the gauge and stay there then slowly come back down after a couple minutes) on heavy acceleration (I.E getting on to the highway and short...
  6. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    On my way home from work today, my engine started overheating (the idiot light came on). I got home and let it idle, and the thermostat needle kept jumping around in the upper 1/4 of the temperature gauge. Just as a datapoint - My internal cabin heat was turned off at the time. Upon opening...
  7. Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    My 2011 Avenger Heat 3.6L has been recently overheating randomly and I'm not quite sure what the problem may be. I've topped off the coolant levels recently using an HOAT coolant. As far as I know I don't have any leaks as I don't show any in my driveway. But every now and then my car will...
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