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My dodge avenger 2011 car check engine light came on and off and two days later my car would not start. I am not getting any power in the car at all.
My check engine light is on. What can that all mean
Hello, My car has dropped from the normal 22 mpg to anywhere from 16 or 18 mpg depending on the day. My check engine light is on, and my gascap light is on. However I have tightened the cap and it doesn't appear to be damaged or anything. I am over the 36k warranty (40k miles), so it will be $115 for the dealer to "diagnose". My main question is I need ...
The ABS light, check engine light, battery light and air bag light all came on yesterday at the same time. I had been driving the car earlier that day with no problem. I took my car to the local auto parts store and they told me I needed a new alternator. I had the alternator replaced, and when I firt picked up my car and began driving it was fine. After ...
It jukes alittle check engine light just came on today but it pick up speed on time are can it be the fuel filter
This morning I turned on my car and the check engine light came on while the VSC light blinked and the traction signal was also on. When I try to accelerate on the highway, it will get to about 50 and stop while the rpms still want to increase?
I have a 2011 Dodge Avenger, I got the gas cap alert a few days ago and replaced the Gas Cap and the gas cap alert went away but now the check engine light is on. What could be the problem?

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