1997 DODGE Avenger

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

6 Recalls for 1997 DODGE Avenger

Recall Date Component Summary
December 18, 2000 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. IF THE RUBBER BOOTS ON THE LOWER LATERAL ARM BALL JOINTS OF THE FRONT SUSPENSION WERE DAMAGED DURING ASSEMBLY, DIRT AND WATER CAN INTRUDE. ALSO, MMC HAS ADDED THE POTENTIAL OF LEAKING MOISTURE, WHICH CAN CAUSE THE BALL STUD TO CORRODE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE LOWER LATERAL ARM BALL JOINT FOR WEAR. BALL JOINTS THAT EXHIBIT WEAR BEYOND THE ESTABLISHED TOLERANCE WILL BE REPLACED WITH NEWLY DESIGNED LATERAL ARM BALL JOINTS. BALL JOINTS THAT ARE WITHIN THE ESTABLISHED TOLERANCE WILL BE CLEANED AND A SPECIAL SEALANT WILL BE APPLIED TO PREVENT INTRUSION OF MOISTURE.

August 8, 1997 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:HEAD RESTRAINT

THE HEADREST GUIDE BRACKET WAS IMPROPERLY WELDED TO THE SEAT BACK FRAME ON THE PASSENGER SIDE SEAT BACK ASSEMBLIES ONLY.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE PASSENGER SEAT BACK ASSEMBLY WITH A NEW ASSEMBLY.

May 11, 2009 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

DOPE, INC. IS RECALLING 42,540 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Remedy:

DOPE, INC. WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 28, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DOPE, INC. AT 1-626-272-1798.

April 7, 2009 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Remedy:

SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

July 26, 2007 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

CERTAIN AIRTEX FUEL PUMP MODULE ASSEMBLIES, P/N E7081H, SOLD FOR USE AS REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE WALL OF THE FLARED FITTING OF THE FUEL PUMP IS NOT THICK ENOUGH TO PREVENT THE MATING THREADED FITTINGS FROM BOTTOMING OUT BEFORE AN ADEQUATE SEAL IS ACHIEVED. THIS CONDITION MAY RESULT IN LEAKAGE OF FUEL AT THE CONNECTION OF THE VEHICLE FUEL LINE AND THE FUEL PUMP MODULE ASSEMBLY.

Remedy:

AIRTEX WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE FUEL PUMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT AIRTEX AUTOMOTIVE AT 800-880-3056.

July 17, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN TRADESONIC COMBINATION LAMPS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. COMBINATION LAMPS NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

TRADESONIC WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE LAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TRADESONIC AT 626-934-8884.

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7 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1997 DODGE Avenger

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86 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1997 DODGE Avenger

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Date Component  
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10456275
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10177025
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
ODI Number: 10147582
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10117608
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10117854
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10113524
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
ODI Number: 10110190
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10109753
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10105950
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10099783
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10090088
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10074613
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10072284
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | STEERING | TIRES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10070851
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | SUSPENSION | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10070983
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10053850
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10034432
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 8018211
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 8006331
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 899970
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 899320
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 889489
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 885774
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 891186
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 884320
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 878516
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 878224
TIRES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 877874
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 871520
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 868465
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 867564
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 870812
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 863851
TIRES
ODI Number: 849140
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 851095
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 844844
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 835251
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 832873
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
ODI Number: 834245
SUSPENSION:FRONT:MACPHERSON STRUT
ODI Number: 830489
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 827063
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 826537
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 823064
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 823691
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 814550
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 810744
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS | WHEELS:RIM
ODI Number: 781401
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 766858
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 768238
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 763899
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 761458
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 758527
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 756619
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 756335
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 748027
STEERING:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 740532
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 740348
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 740026
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 738101
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 738099
WHEELS
ODI Number: 723165
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC. | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR | VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY | WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
ODI Number: 720815
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 713901
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 712706
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 709032
STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE
ODI Number: 707569
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 707562
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 702064
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 701670
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 608746
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 566748
STEERING:RACK AND PINION
ODI Number: 564548
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 564548
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 564548
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 560785
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 561690
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 561690
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 561217
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 549703
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 539807
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 538304
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 538736
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 536277
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 536221
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
ODI Number: 523794
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 523466
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0 Investigations for 1997 DODGE Avenger

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

63 Service Alerts for 1997 DODGE Avenger

Date Description
February 26, 2016 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Valve Body. These may cause over drive cycling.

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April 22, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are nece

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April 22, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are nece

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November 20, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

Use of Aftermarket Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of aftermarket parts.

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November 20, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Use of Aftermarket Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of aftermarket parts.

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November 20, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

Repair Parts Used For Structural Repairs This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to structural repair parts usage.

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November 20, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Use of Salvage/Recycled Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of recycled or salvage parts.

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February 28, 1997 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

ERRONEOUS MIL ILLUMINATION WITH HEX CODES $6A, $77, ERRONEOUS PCM RESETS, SHIFT CYCLING, COLD ENGINE STUMBLE, BUCKING. *TW

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October 1, 1999 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

SUBJECT ON THE CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHORS. *MJS

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September 3, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY AND INSTALLATION OF A RESUABLE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OIL PAN GASKET. *TT

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September 26, 1997 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

THE CD PLAYER MAY BECOME INOPERATIVE, AND WILL NOT ACCEPT THE CD WHEN ATTEMPTING TO INSERT THE DISK INTO THE RADIO. *YC

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March 16, 2001 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID USAGE ATF+4. *TT *MJ

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September 3, 1999 220000 SEATS

INFORMATION ON CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHORS. *TT

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June 24, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FLASH PROGRAMMING FAILURE RECOVERY. *SLC

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October 23, 1998 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

SUBJECT REGARDING I/M ( INSPECTION MAINTENANCE ) TESTING – OBD II “CARB” READINESS MONITOR INFORMATION. *YC

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June 26, 1998 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSTIC / DRIVEABILITY IMPROVEMENTS, TRANSAXLE THAT INCORPORATES A TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR (TRS) ONLY. REDUCES A SHUDDER CONDITION THAT MAY BE EXPERIENCED DURING LIGHT THROTTLE 1-2 UPSHIFT. *AK

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June 12, 1998 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION ON REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY PROGRAMMING. *YC

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June 19, 1998 022400 SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

CONDITIONS WITH LIGHT KNOCKING OR TAPPING NOISE BEING HEARD FROM THE REAR SHOCK REAR WHILE TRAVELING OVER BUMPS. *YC

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June 13, 1997 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

MIL ILLUMINATION WITH HEX CODE $3A. *TW

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April 17, 1998 020000 SUSPENSION

A SQUEAKING OR HARD RUBBING NOISE MAY BE HEARD FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE WHEN TRAVELING OVER BUMPS. *YC

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April 17, 1998 022000 SUSPENSION:REAR

A SQUEAKING OR HARD RUBBING NOISE MAY BE HEARD FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE WHEN TRAVELING OVER BUMPS. *YC

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April 10, 1998 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

EXCESSIVE COLD CRANK TIME, START DIE OUT OR WEAK RUN-UP, SAGS/STUMBLE/HESITATION AFTER A COLD START, IDLE RPM CYCLING. *YC

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April 24, 1998 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

SUBJECT ON DELAYED TRANSAXLE ENGAGEMENT. *AK

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June 13, 1997 190000 TIRES

INFORMATION ON TIRE AND WHEEL RUNOUT. *NLM

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May 16, 1997 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

INFORMATION ON 41TE/42LE SERVICE INFORMATION. *NLM

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March 14, 1997 015100 STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

CONCERNS WITH POWER STEERING BELT ALIGNMENT. *NLM

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August 8, 1997 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

INFORMATION ON NO START DIAGNOSTIC CAM/CRANK SENSOR $01 AND $28. *NLM

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November 12, 1999 145000 AIR BAGS:ON-OFF SWITCH ASSEMBLY

DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION IS NOW OFFERINB AIRBAG ON / OFF SWITCHES FOR SELECTED VEHICLES. *TT

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July 18, 1997 114200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH

CONCERNS WITH CD PLAYER NOT ACCEPTING CD WHEN ATTEMPTING TO INSERT THE DISK INTO THE RADIO. *YC

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July 25, 1997 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

VARIOUS NOISES COMING FROM THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT. *YC

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May 9, 1997 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

VARIOUS CAR OWNER’S HAVE EXPRESSED INTEREST IN USING ENGINE COOLANTS MADE WITH PROPYLENE GLYCOL INSTEAD OF ETHYLENE GLYCOL. *YC

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February 14, 1997 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

DIFFICULT TO CLEAN LIGHT COLORED “CHALKY” RESIDUE FROM PLASTIC BODY COMPONENTS THAT ARE MOLDED IN BLACK. *TW

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April 2, 1999 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

CONDITIONS WITH INTERMITTENT LOSS OF SPEED CONTROL. *TT

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February 28, 1997 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

AIR BAG WARNING LABELS. *TW

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March 3, 2000 220000 SEATS

SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHORS. *TT

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November 24, 2000 220000 SEATS

SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHORS. *TT

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December 31, 1999 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT A CONDITION WHERE THE DOOR AJAR WARNING LIGHT AND DOME LIGHT MAY WORK INTERMITTENTLY OR MAY BECOME INOPERATIVE. *TT

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September 29, 2000 140000 AIR BAGS

SUBJECT REGARDING NON-DEPLOYED AIRBAG HANDLING PROCEDURES. *TT

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December 30, 1998 145000 AIR BAGS:ON-OFF SWITCH ASSEMBLY

SUBJECT REGARDING AIRBAG ON – OFF SWITCHES. *YC

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March 14, 1997 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

CONDITION WITH TRANAXLE SHUDDER DURING A 3RD GEAR TO 3RD GEAR PARTIAL EMCC ( ELECTRONICALLY MODULATED CONVERTER CLUTCH) ENGAGEMENT, 3RD GEAR PARTIAL EMCC TO 4TH GEAR PARTIAL EMCC ENGAGEMENT, OR 4TH GEAR TO 4TH GEAR EMCC ENGAGEMENT. *YC

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May 25, 2001 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUBJECT REGARDING GENERIC SCAN TOOL (GST), PUBLICATION NO. 81-170-00008 PROVIDED WITH THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN TO PROVIDE REFERENCE INFORMATION WHEN USING GENERIC SCAN TOOL ON OBDII VEHICLES. *TT

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May 25, 2001 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SUBJECT REGARDING AIRBAG / CLOCK SPRING SERVICE FOR VARIOUS MODELS INCLUDING 2002 MODEL YEAR JEEP LIBERTY. *TT

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February 27, 1998 180000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

DISCUSSION: REGARDING IDLER AIR FLOW TEST FOR ABOVE MODELS LISTED MAY INDICATE AN ERRONEOUS FAILURE DUE TO INABILITY OF POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE TO HOLD THE IDLE AIR CONTROL MOTOR STABLE DURING TEST SEQUENCE. *AK

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January 31, 1997 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

A LIGHT THUMP, CHUCKLE, OR CREAK NOISE MAY BE HEARD FORM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE WHILE DRIVING OVER SMALL TO MEDIUM BUMPS- THIS NOISE COMES FROM THE INSIDE SHOCK. *JD

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February 26, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

SERVICE AND PARTS INFORMATION ON 1999 RUNNING CHANGES TO TRANSMISSION RANGE SENSOR (TRS) *TT

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June 27, 1997 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

KEYLESS ENTRY TRANSMITTER DIAGNOSTICS. *TW

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October 23, 1998 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

SOME VEHICLES EXHIBIT A WHISTLE ( WINDNOISE) COMING FROM THE ” A ” PILLAR AREA. *YC

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March 14, 1997 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

CONCERNS WITH 41TE/42LE TRANSAXLE SHUDDER DURING AN EMCC (ELECTRONICALLY MODULATED CONVERTER CLUTCH) SHIFT. *NLM

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April 9, 1999 020000 SUSPENSION

VEHICLES EXHIBITING FRONT COIL SPRING CREAKING, POPPING, OR SQUEAKING. *TT

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September 17, 1999 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN REGARDING MULTI-LAYER STEEL (MLS) HEAD GASKET INSTALLATION PROCEDURES. *TT

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September 17, 1999 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

INFORMATION REGARDING 2.5L V-6 HEAD GASKET APPLICATION. *TT

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May 2, 1997 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

INFORMATION ON LEAK DETECTION PUMP (LDP) DEALER TEST MODE. *NLM

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November 21, 1997 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

INFORMATION ON POOR DRIVABILITY WITH HIGH DI (DRIVABILITY INDEX) FUEL. *NLM

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December 19, 1997 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

INFORMATION ON GASKET SURFACE PREPARATION ON ALUMINUM ENGINE COMPONENTS. *NLM

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January 22, 1999 015100 STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

PROCEDURES ON ALIGNING THE POWER STEERING BELT. *TT

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April 17, 1998 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

INFORMATION ON INSTALLATION OF RADIO TRANSMITTING EQUIPMENT. *AK

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December 18, 1998 034500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

EXHIBITTING A CONDITON WHERE THE STEERING WHEEL SHAKES OR THE BRAKE PEDAL PULSATES DUE TO PREMATURE WEAR OF FRONT BRAKE ROTORS AND PADS. *AK

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February 25, 2000 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REVISED WIRE SPLICE PROCEDURE AND RELATED PARTS. *TT

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June 11, 1999 022400 SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

CONDITIONS WITH LIGHT KNOCKING NOISE FROM THE REAR SHOCK AREA. *TT

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March 5, 1999 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

SUBJECT REGARDING REUSABLE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OIL PAN GASKET. *TT

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July 25, 1995 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF POPPING/KNOCKING NOISE IN ENGINE COMPARTMENT. *NLM

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December 8, 2000 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

INFORMATION ON NEW COMPONENTS AND A REPAIR PROCEDURE DEVELOPED TO REPLACE FAILED SEAT SLIDE MOTORS. *TT

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May 16, 1997 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

DISCUSSING ROLLING CODE TECHNOLOGY AND IT’S FEATURES ON GARAGE DOOR OPENERS. *YC

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1997 DODGE Avenger

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