Why does my steering wheel shake on 1997 Chrysler Town and Country?

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Your tires are bad or you need an alignment. Get your tires checked, they may need to be replaced or rotated, and you can check your alignment by letting go of the steering wheel while driving, if it drifts left or right significantly, you need an alignment.

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Why does your 1997 Chrysler Town and Country leak antifreeze?

A part or gasket has failed.

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Why does my steering wheel shake at 70 mph?

Your tires are out of balance.As a result, your steering wheel may shake which may occur at around 50 to 55 miles per hours, and may worsen the faster your car goes.Your brake rotors may cause the shaking, which in turn also make your steering wheel shake at 70 mph.Your brake caliper sticks on.

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Why does my steering wheel shake when I slow down?

There are common problems that cause your steering wheel to shake when you apply the brakes.In order from least expensive to most, they are: dry guide pins, worn brake pads, and worn rotors.It's generally recommended if you replace the rotors, you replace the brakes, and grease the guide pins.

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Where is the timing belt on a 1997 Chrysler Town and Country mini van?

A 1997 Chrysler Town and Country would have a 3.3L or 3.8L engine. Both of those engines have a timing chain not a timing belt.

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Where is the serpentine belt adjustment bolt on a 1997 Chrysler Town and Country?

The serpentine belt tensioner is spring loaded. There is no adjustment.

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Why is Car and steering wheel shaking?

Tire out of balance, bent wheel, worn suspension parts, bent drive shaft, or possibly a broken motor mount.

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Why does your steering wheel vibrate and shake?

The ball joint may be wornSeveral other causes; overinflated tire, out of balance tire, damaged tire belt, grabbing brake pad, warped brake rotor.

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Why does my steering wheel shake and pull to the left?

The two most frequent causes of a shaky steering wheel are either warped brake rotors, which will cause your steering wheel to shake when you brake, or unbalanced tires, which will cause your steering wheel to shake when driving at high speeds.There are other possible causes of a shaking steering...

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Why does a Chrysler town and country stall when air conditioner is on?

check to see if a/c compressor is locked up.

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Why is 1998 Chrysler Town and Country over heating?

It may be a bad fan relay.The fan relay is in the same location for all 1996-1999 Chrysler/Dodge/Plymouth minivans. Check this out: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Where%20is%20the%20engine%20cooling%20fan%20relay%20on%20a%201999%20Chrysler%20Town%20CountryThanks!

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Why does the engine fuse blow on a 1997 Chrysler Town and Country mini van everytime you try to start the van?

You have a dead short. It's going to take some detective work to locate the source.

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How do you replace rear wheel bearing 1997 Town Country?

Remove the tire and wheel. Remove the axle end. Remove the axle seal. Remove the wheel bearing. Reverse the process to install the new wheel bearing.

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Why is my steering wheel shaking and pulling to the right?

Try swapping the front tires left to right and see if this changes any thing.If the vibration or shimmy is below 25mph it is a seperated tire, 30-75 mph it is wheel balance but this will not make the vehicle pull.Sounds like a bad tire.Yes, a bad tire can cause a pull and shimmy from minimal to s...

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Can you use struts from a 1997 town and country lxi on a 1999 town and country lx?

Same part number for front struts with or without springs (loaded).

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What would make my steering wheel shake?

The most common reason for a car to shake is related to tires.If the tires are out of balance then the steering wheel can shake.This shaking starts at around 50-55 miles per hour (mph).If your steering wheel shakes while you are braking then the problem could be caused by “out of round” brake rot...

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Why does steering wheel shake at highway speeds?

you probably need your wheels balanced, go to your local tire shop and ave them do ithave the front end checked could be a number of things

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Why does the steering wheel shake at high speeds?

== == Bad Tire or Tires.

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What does 1255 code mean on a 1996 Chrysler Town and Country?

12 means that the battery was disconnected with in the last 50 start cycles55 means end of codes.flash, short pause flash, flash (12)longer pauseflash,flash,flash,flash,flash, short pause, flash,flash,flash,flash,flash (55)

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Why does my steering wheel shake when I brake at high speeds?

Unevenly-worn or warped brake discs (rotors) can cause the steering wheel to shake when brakes are applied.You may also feel a pulsation in the brake pedal.This issue can happen with front and rear brake rotors, but the problem with front rotors is more likely to cause the steering wheel to shake.

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Steering wheel shaking and foot brake pulsating?

When this is happening, it may mean that they brakes are going out. This also means that the brake drums or rotors may be warped or not round anymore.

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Set the clock in 2003 Chrysler Town and Country?

If it is the factory installed radio with single CD and cassette. On the right side of the radio display, right above the "Eject CD" button, there you will find two small indented push buttons, one marked with an "H" for hours and the other marked with an "M" for minutes. Press the buttons to set...

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Where is spare tire Chrysler Town and Country 2006?

Should be under the middle of the vehicle. Look on the floor between the two front bucket seats and you'll see a device to let the spare down. The owners manual will show you how it's done.

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What are P0480 and P0633 codes on a Chrysler Town and Country?

P0480 is Cooling Fan 1 control circuit malfunction.Possible causes.- Faulty fan control relay - Fan control relay harness is open or shorted - Fan control relay circuit poor electrical connection - Faulty cooling fan 1 - Fan cooling fan harness is open or shorted - Fan cooling fan circuit po...

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Why does my steering wheel click?

While many car noises come from the engine or undercarriage, they can happen inside your cabin as well.Your steering wheel can make a clacking or clicking noise when you turn.The clacks may indicate low power steering fluid or damage to a component in the steering column.

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Steering wheel shakes?

There are a small number of things that can cause the steering wheel to shake, and none of them are anything to ignore. A bent rim, a damaged tire, a loose tie rod end, and at a minimum - an imbalanced tire/wheel. You need to have this checked at a garage.

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Why does the steering wheel on my 2006 hhr shake at 50mph and smooths out by 60 mph any ideas what causes that?

have your front tires rebalanced.

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How many quarts of oil does a Chrysler town and country take?

Insert the automotive funnel in to the oil filler hole and only pour in about 5 to 5 and 1/2 quarts of new SAE 5W-30 oil.The engine's total capacity for an oil change with filter replacement is 6 U.S.quarts (or 5.6 liters).

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How do you install trailer lights on a 2001 chrysler town and country?

First understand the wiring. It can use four to seven wires to control lighting. Choose the correct connector. Connect all the necessary components to work simultaneously such as electric trailer brake controller, backup lights and a 12V power supply. Take the vehicle to an expert if the task is ...

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How do you reset the airbag warning light on a 2002 Chrysler Town and Country?

You don't. The light is on because there is a problem and will remain on until the problem is fixed. When the problem is fixed the light will go out by itself. As long as the airbag light is on the airbag won't function if needed. A common problem with an older vehicle is the "clock spring" goes ...

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What are the causes of overheating on a 2001 Chrysler Town and Country?

Possible causes for overheating include failed serpentine belt, failed water pump, internal or external coolant leak, restriction in the radiator, or inoperative radiator fan.

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Where is the air flow door on a Chrysler town and country?

The heater/ac airflow doors are inside the hvac box, behind the dash.

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How do you reset the computer on a Chrysler Town and Country?

How to Reset the Computer on a Chrysler Town & Country Locate the OBD port, which is the same size and shape as the scan tool's connective end; the port can be found on the underside of the driver's-side dash next to the steering column.Plug the scan tool into the port. Wait for the scan...

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How do you change a tire on a 2010 Chrysler Town and Country?

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What type of oil does a Chrysler town and country take?

Chrysler Town and Country Motor Oil.Pro High Performance SAE 5W-20 Synthetic Blend Motor Oil by Amalie Oil®.

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What type of oil does a 2015 Chrysler Town and Country take?

Please check that you order enough oil.2015, Pro High Performance™ SAE 5W-20 Synthetic Blend Motor Oil, 1 Quart by Amalie Chrysler Town and Country Limited / LX / S / Touring / Touring L 3.6L Your engine oil capacity is 5.9 quarts.

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Where are the grease fittings on a 2014 Chrysler town and country van?

There are no factory installed grease fittings on a 2014 Chrysler Town and Country.

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Where is the Cadillac converter located on a 99 Chrysler Town and Country?

Exhaust system, before the muffler. You will have one convertor and possibly 2 pre convertors prior to that that look like mufflers. If you need a new one go to a muffler shop. They charge like 150 and the dealer will charge 800

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How do you change the oil on a Chrysler Town and Country?

Oil & Filter Change Chrysler Town and Country (2008-2016) Getting Started.Open the Hood.Find Oil Drain. Locate the oil drain plug underneath the vehicle.Drain Oil. Set up the workspace, drain oil and replace plug.Find Oil Filter. Locate the oil filter.Remove Filter. Position drain pan and...

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How do you change a water pump on a 2000 Chrysler Town and Country?

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How do you turn off the alarm on a Chrysler Town and Country?

How to Disable a Chrysler Car Alarm Examine your surroundings to determine why your alarm went off. Press the button that says "Panic" on your key. Press the "Unlock" button on your key.Insert your key into the door and manually unlock the car.Enter the car and insert your key in the ignition.

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How many quarts of oil does a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country take?

Please check that you order enough oil.2013, Pro High Performance™ SAE 5W-20 Synthetic Blend Motor Oil, 1 Quart by Amalie Oil®.Chrysler Town and Country Limited / S / Touring / Touring L 3.6L Your engine oil capacity is 5.9 quarts.

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What kind of oil does a 2008 Chrysler Town and Country use?

2008, Special Tec™ SAE 5W-20 Synthetic Chrysler Town and Country LX Flex Your engine oil capacity is 5 quarts.

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What kind of oil does a 2000 town and country Chrysler take?

A 2000 Chrysler Town and Country can use 5W30 or 10W30.

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What type of oil does a 2010 Chrysler Town and Country use?

Please check that you order enough oil.2010, 6100 Save-Lite SAE 5W-20 Chrysler Town and Country 4.0L Your engine oil capacity is 5.5 quarts.

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Where is the orifice tube on a 2006 Chrysler Town and Country?

It uses an expansion valve, not an orifice tube.

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How do you change the oil on a 2016 Chrysler Town and Country?

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What kind of oil does a 2016 Chrysler Town and Country take?

Please check that you order enough oil.2016, Pro High Performance™ SAE 5W-20 Synthetic Blend Motor Oil, 1 Chrysler Town and Country Limited / Limited Platinum / LX / S / Touring / Touring L Your engine oil capacity is 5.9 quarts.Please check that you order enough oil.

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What kind of oil does a 2001 Chrysler Town and Country take?

According to the manual, the 2001 3.8 L takes 4.5 qts of oil, preferably 5w-30.

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How do you get interior blower to shut off on a 2003 Chrysler Town and Country?

If the fan runs with the HVAC panel shut off, the blower resistor power module has failed.

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Location of passenger airbag switch on a 2006 Chrysler town and country?

It does not have a passenger side switch.

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Where is the shift solenoids located on a 1998 Chrysler Town and Country?

They are in the brick sized unit bolted to the front of the trasnmission case.

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How do you change a serpentine belt on a 2001 Chrysler Town and Country?

How to Replace the Serpentine Belt in a Chrysler Town & Country Open the hood and find the belt tensioner pulley. Look at how the belt is routed around various pulleys. Use a wrench to rotate the belt tensioner pulley bolt and slide the old belt off of the tensioner pulley. Make sure y...

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How do you change the rear disc brakes on a 2005 Chrysler town and country?

I just did replaced the rear brake pads and rotors on my 2005 Chrysler Town and Country Touring. I was stumped until I found: http://www.2carpros.com/forum/2002-Chrysler-town-and-country-rear-rotor-replacement-vt57403.HTMLThe rear is unlike the front, rather than removing 2 large hex nuts, on the...

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Can you recharge your own AC on a 2002 Chrysler Town and Country?

yes you can... cars made in the 1990's and newer now uses 134a freon that is sold at most auto store's and for sure at walmart.

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Is 150000 Miles Too Much On A Engine For A Chrysler Town And Country Van?

If it was properly maintained, no. It could last another150,000.It would depend on the care and maintenance it has received during that first 150K.

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How do you change the oil on a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country?

Oil & Filter Change Chrysler Town and Country (2008-2016) Getting Started.Open the Hood.Find Oil Drain. Locate the oil drain plug underneath the vehicle.Drain Oil. Set up the workspace, drain oil and replace plug.Find Oil Filter. Locate the oil filter.Remove Filter. Position drain pan and...

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How do you reset the abs light on a 2005 Chrysler town and country?

The ABS light is on because the system detects a problem. The light will remain on and the ABS function will not work if needed until the problem is fixed. Once the problem is fixed the light will reset itself. Have your local auto parts store read the codes in the ABS module. The codes will help...

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How do you reset the climate control on a Chrysler Town and Country?

How to Reset the Heater Controls in a Chrysler Press and release the rear-lock button on the ATC control panel to reset the rear heater controls. Reset the ATC back to Automatic mode by pressing the automatic temperature button marked "Auto." Press the "Sync" button to reset the ATC so that...

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How do you change the oil on a 2006 Chrysler Town and Country?

Oil & Filter Change Chrysler Town and Country (2005-2007) Getting Started.Open the Hood.Find Oil Drain. Locate the oil drain plug underneath the vehicle.Drain Oil. Set up the workspace, drain oil and replace plug.Find Oil Filter. Locate the oil filter.Remove Filter. Position drain pan and...

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How do you change a tire on a 2014 Chrysler Town and Country?

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Loud thumping noice and steering wheel shaking bad?

You need to see a mchanicBADLY!!!!

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Why would the steering wheel shake when stopped?

This question can be referring to two separate conditions. If the steering shaking while the brake pedal is being applied the condition maybe warped rotors. If there is steering wheel play while the vehicle is stopped and or moving it is an indicator or worn or failed column components.

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My cars steering wheel shakes intermittingly when you drive over 100kmh it comes and goes on different roads?

You need to balance your wheels. Sometimes, your shocks can worsen the experience.

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Why does the air conditoner blower go to full blast and not turn of after pressing power on a 2001 chrysler town and country?

If you have auto temp control, the blower motor power module has failed. It does the same job as a blower resistor. It is located behind the glove box.

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Why does my car sputter and shake?

Bad or Dirty Spark Plugs: Spark plugs are responsible for igniting the fuel in the combustion chamber.If they are not working correctly or are dirty they don't ignite the fuel cleanly and the car can misfire or sputter.Vacuum Leak: A leak in the vacuum system can lead to a sputtering or rough run...

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Why does your car steer so easily and the steering wheel vibrates on highway?

I experienced the same problem with my ford. After checking out a couple things i discovered during a tire rotation that i had a bent rim. These happen when you hit potholes. I was able to replace the rim with a re-tooled one (saved me about $100) and the vibration immediately stopped. The bend w...

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Steering wheel starts shaking sometimes on Nissan sentra?

you steering wheel starts shaking because you probably have warped roders your shaking will get worse at higher speeds and when pressing the brake

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What does it mean when steering wheel shakes while driving?

Alignment Problems If you drive on rough roads and have not had an alignment for a while this could be the cause of your steering wheel shake problem.A vehicle that is out of alignment will usually cause the tires to wear uneven and this can cause the shaking problem.

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Brake lights and turn signals not working in 2005 Chrysler Town and Country?

tail -light and no brake light means the brake switch mounted along the streering column needs to be adjusted or replaced...the signals work off a flasher can mounted inder the dash...there is 2 cans ...trurn/emer flashers

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Why your steering shakes when you upgrade mag wheels on your ve omega?

Most probably because of not being balanced.

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Why does the steering wheel shake when you drive over 60 mph?

Tire out of balance, bent wheel, loose or worn suspension parts. More than likely balancing & rotating your tires will correct this.

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Why does my car shake on startup?

There are generally three different issues that may cause your car to shake and stall after starting up.The most common issue I have experienced with your car is the failure of the Mass Air Flow sensor (MAF).Finally, another common issue leading to shaking and stalling after start up is worn out ...

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Why does my steering wheel lock when parked?

A common reason for your steering getting locked is that, while parking the car, you've engaged one of its safety features.This happens if you turn off the car and turn its wheels a bit right or left.As a result, one of the lock slots will get blocked and you'll have a stuck car.

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Why does my steering wheel get hard when its cold?

The fluid is not being pumped properly to the steering rack when it is "cold".Once it "warms up" it seems to get to the steering rack easier and makes everything work properly.This causes the belt to slip on the pulleys creating a chirping/squealing noise and decreased assistance in turning the s...

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Why does my Car steering wheel wobble while driving?

Sounds like your car might need either an alignment or the wheels have to be balanced.

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Why does my steering wheel vibrate at low speeds?

could be a blockage in your fuel lines.

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Why does my steering wheel turn to the right?

Air pressure, wheel alignment and low tires Uneven air pressure is a very common reason for a vehicle to pull to one side.When the pressure in a tire is lower on one side, the height of the tire changes.This causes the wheel alignment to change.

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Why does my steering wheel vibrate while engine under load?

From most to least likely but not a complete list:

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Steering wheel shake at 60 mph?

a shake in the steering wheel could be a few things,a bad rim,broking belt in one of front tires,aliment,ball joints,or could be all of these thingCould be as simple as wheel balance but have the front end checked by a mechanic to be safe.

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How do I keep my steering wheel from shaking when my brakes are applied?

Have the front rotors turned on a lathe at a dealership. check brakes and rotors

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Why is my 1997 Lincoln town car cutting off?

There are a few reasons why your 1997 Lincoln town car might be cutting off. It could be a wiring problem.

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Why is my check engine soon light on in my 1997 town country ran a diaganostic came up with codes 3221 What do they mean?

Are you sure that is right? I cant find anywhere where the codes even go that high.

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Is there a reset button to Chrysler town and country van for anti theft system?

No.The factory alarm is reset with the remote or by turning the key in the door locks.

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Where is the voltage regulator located in a 2003 Chrysler Town and Country?

The voltager regulator is internal to the engine computer.

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What is your opinion of the transmission in a 2000 Chrysler Town and Country van?

If it is serviced regularly with a fluid and filer change at least every 36,000 miles it should last at least 125,000 miles. Neglect this transmission and it will fail much earlier..

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Where was Chrysler town in country cars made in?

Currently the Chrysler Town and Country is made at the Windsor plant in Ontario Canada.

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Why would a 1999 Chrysler Town and Country van stop running while driving but start again after 5 minutes?

Could be a very dirty fuel filter or a failing fuel pump. Try replacing the fuel filter first.

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What is the rear hip room of the 2007 Chrysler Town-AND-Country?

The 2007 Chrysler Town-AND-Country has 67.8 in. of rear hip room.

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How many gallons of gas fill a 2006 Chrysler town and country van?

Tank capacity is twenty gallons.

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Where is the blower module located 2003 Chrysler town country?

The front blower motor power module is under the dash on the passenger side. It bolts to the bottom of the HVAC housing.

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Why did my steering wheel lock?

As we have noted, there are three common reasons as to why your steering wheel would lock up; you are using the wrong key, making frequent sharp turns, a power steering pump failure or an ignition lock.Once you determine the cause of the steering wheel lock up, act fast to fix its root cause.

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Why did my steering wheel lock up?

As we have noted, there are three common reasons as to why your steering wheel would lock up; you are using the wrong key, making frequent sharp turns, a power steering pump failure or an ignition lock.Once you determine the cause of the steering wheel lock up, act fast to fix its root cause.

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How do you install a 1994 Chrysler Town and Country ignition switch?

By getting a repair manual specific to your vehicle at the parts store, which will give you step-by-step instructions.

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Can you install twelve inch sub woofers in Chrysler Town and Country Minivan with stock system?

Depends on what you mean by stock system

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Do all models 2005 Chrysler town and country have a cabin air filter?

No, only the top of the line model.

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What are the 99 Chrysler Town and Country codes P0302 P0306 P0300?

Cylinders 2 and 6 are misfiring. P0300 is random misfire. Start with a basic tune up.

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What is the kerb weight of a 2002 Chrysler Town and Country Van?

It depends on options but between 4,000 and 4,400lbs.

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How much should I expect to pay for a 97 Chrysler Town & Country?

The Kelley Blue Book Price for this car is $4700 - $5600. If you search Craigslist.com and your local newspaper ads, you can probably find one for around $3,000.The price of a 97 Town & Country will depend on the mileage and condition. You can expect to pay around $4000. Make sure to check au...

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How do you check transmission fluid in a 2014 Chrysler Town and Country Van?

Checking transmission fluid in a 2014 Caravan requires a special tool for the dipstick, a scan tool to read fluid temperature, and a chart from the service manual to know what the level should be.

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How do you put freon in 2006 Chrysler town and country?

It does not contain Freon, it contains R134a refrigerant. Put it in using the low pressure connection.

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