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Unable to locate idle air control valve on my 3.7L engine. It's NOT on the throttle body and is nowhere in sight in the Engine area. Is it inside the throttle body?

2015 EOS is garaged, and when driven, mostly just around town for no more than 30 to 45 miles a trip. While I was away , it sat for 6 wks. without being driven. After I returned, it started up fine. I drove it around town for a couple of days, putting the top up and down with no problems. Got in on the third day home, inserted the key and tried to start. ...

What Will cross with my 2002 dodge stratus rt coup 2 door 3.0 v6 engine to replace my transmission pump

I have a catalytic converter that is failing (automatic) . My brother said he has gotten by without replacing his on his older Honda SUV (manual) and that I can go a long time without replacing it. My mechanic (woman friendly) says the back pressure (negative pressure?) will damage the engine. It already bucks if I am forced to accelerate quickly. Is there ...
The catalytic converter in my car (automatic) is failing. My brother says I don't need one for a while. His as been failing in his Honda SUV (older manual) . My mechanic (woman friendly) says the negative backpressure can damage the engine. My car is bucking if I have to accelerate quickly sometimes.
My check engine light has come on after recently having my car repaired because it completely stopped excellerating.

I need to know if a 2000 Dodge neon engine will work for a 2003 Dodge neon


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