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1997 Dodge Avenger
2.5L 6-cyl Engine Code [N] Engine Code [N] EEB
Year: 1997
Make: Dodge
Model: Avenger
Engine: 2.5L 6-cyl Engine Code [N] Engine Code [N] EEB
Fuel: Gasoline

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1997 Dodge Avenger with engine code [N]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SJ
    Above -18C  »  10W-30
    Below 38C  »  5W-30 [1]
  2. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, A578 (5-SPD)  »  GLS54

    All TEMPS  » 
    Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid 5W-30 (MTFQT)
  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Power Steering Fluid

  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  6. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  7. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
    [2] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 P/N 04318080AC, meeting MS-4574
    [3] DEXRON-II Automatic Transmission Fluid

  8. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.3 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  7 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 41TE Initial Fill  »  3.8 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 41TE  »  8.7 liters
    Manual Transmission, A578 (5-SPD)  »  2 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  9. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  10. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  29 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission A578
    Fill Plug 22 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 22 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EAO42)  
    Oil Filter MANN Oil Filter (W92017)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51085 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 46028 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33551 Fuel Filter [1]
    Transmission Filter WIX 58934 Trans Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] without Bracket
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL 5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF 5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF 5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
MTF 5W 30 Manual Synchromesh Transmission Fluid (MTF)

AMSOIL Synthetic Synchromesh Transmission Fluid (MTF) is a premium quality synthetic lubricant designed to surpass the most demanding lubrication requirements of manual transmissions and transaxles where non-extreme pressure fluids are used. Packa...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix transmission filter WIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
6
Labor Units:
0.18
Parts Units:
4.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake pads
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.15
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: High-friction material attached to a metal backing plate.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect boots & seals
Item:
Drive axles
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a front-wheel drive vehicle or a rear-wheel drive vehicle with independent rear suspension, the short axles that connect the driven wheels with the driving force. Drive axles typically have CV (constant velocity)-joints on their ends.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Ball joints & steering linkage
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Lubricated parts of the steering and suspension systems that allow relatively friction-free movement.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of tubing that routes exhaust gases from the exhaust manifold to the rear of the car and into the air. The exhaust system includes catalytic converters and mufflers that help reduce air and noise pollution generated by an engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel lines & hoses
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The tubing that carries fuel throughout a vehicle.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Rear drum brake linings & rear wheel cylinders
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Within a drum-type brake are expendable friction material-lined "shoes" or brake linings. These are forced outward against a drum by sealed hydraulic wheel cylinders when the brakes are activated by the operator. The linings are periodically inspected for wear and the wheel cylinders should be inspected for fluid leakage.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Manual transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling a manual transmission.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Distributor cap
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The nonconductive cap of the distributor that contains the contacts leading to each individual spark plug.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Distributor rotor
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.01
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The rotating, nonconductive component of a distributor that contains contacts and that, when aligned, complete an electrical circuit between the ignition coil and a spark plug.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Evaporative control system
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: An emission control system that prevents raw fuel vapors from entering the atmosphere.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel system
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblage of parts that stores and delivers fuel for the engine, including the fuel cap, fuel tank, fuel lines and hoses, fuel pump, fuel filter and fuel injectors or carburetor.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plug wires
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge the spark plug(s).
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
2.4
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
2.4
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1995-07-01
Bulletin Number:
250297
NHTSA Item Number:
6089137

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customer may complain of popping/knocking noise in engine compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 6089137 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-01-01
Bulletin Number:
020197
NHTSA Item Number:
51285

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 51285 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
230397
NHTSA Item Number:
51942

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Difficult to clean light colored "chalky" residue from plastic body components that are molded in black. ( nhtsa item number - 51942 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
080997
NHTSA Item Number:
51975

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Air bag warning labels. ( nhtsa item number - 51975 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
181197
NHTSA Item Number:
52016

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Erroneous mil illumination with hex codes $6a, $77, erroneous pcm resets, shift cycling, cold engine stumble, bucking. ( nhtsa item number - 52016 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
230797
NHTSA Item Number:
52076

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Door trim defroster garnish service. ( nhtsa item number - 52076 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
970314210597
NHTSA Item Number:
54371

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 54371 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
190597
NHTSA Item Number:
6088938

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist:pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with power steering belt alignment. ( nhtsa item number - 6088938 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
210597
NHTSA Item Number:
6088988

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with 41te/42le transaxle shudder during an emcc (electronically modulated converter clutch) shift. ( nhtsa item number - 6088988 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
082097
NHTSA Item Number:
52951

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Discussing rolling code technology and it's features on garage door openers. ( nhtsa item number - 52951 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
070397
NHTSA Item Number:
52963

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Various car owner's have expressed interest in using engine coolants made with propylene glycol instead of ethylene glycol. ( nhtsa item number - 52963 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
070397
NHTSA Item Number:
6088786

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with engine coolant usage. ( nhtsa item number - 6088786 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
082097
NHTSA Item Number:
6088801

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding garage door opener. ( nhtsa item number - 6088801 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
181797
NHTSA Item Number:
6088890

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on leak detection pump (ldp) dealer test mode. ( nhtsa item number - 6088890 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-05-01
Bulletin Number:
210997
NHTSA Item Number:
6089028

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on 41te/42le service information. ( nhtsa item number - 6089028 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-06-01
Bulletin Number:
182297
NHTSA Item Number:
52525

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Mil illumination with hex code $3a. ( nhtsa item number - 52525 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-06-01
Bulletin Number:
233897
NHTSA Item Number:
52542

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Keyless entry transmitter diagnostics. ( nhtsa item number - 52542 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-06-01
Bulletin Number:
220197
NHTSA Item Number:
6089038

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on tire and wheel runout. ( nhtsa item number - 6089038 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-07-01
Bulletin Number:
250297
NHTSA Item Number:
52982

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Various noises coming from the engine compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 52982 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-07-01
Bulletin Number:
082797
NHTSA Item Number:
52983

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring:interior/under dash.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with cd player not accepting cd when attempting to insert the disk into the radio. ( nhtsa item number - 52983 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-08-01
Bulletin Number:
182497
NHTSA Item Number:
6088926

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on no start diagnostic cam/crank sensor $01 and $28. ( nhtsa item number - 6088926 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-09-01
Bulletin Number:
970926082797
NHTSA Item Number:
54432

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: The cd player may become inoperative, and will not accept the cd when attempting to insert the disk into the radio. ( nhtsa item number - 54432 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-09-01
Bulletin Number:
082797A
NHTSA Item Number:
6088814

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicle may expereience inoperative cd player sales code raz radio. ( nhtsa item number - 6088814 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-11-01
Bulletin Number:
140897
NHTSA Item Number:
6088884

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on poor drivability with high di (drivability index) fuel. ( nhtsa item number - 6088884 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-12-01
Bulletin Number:
090997
NHTSA Item Number:
6088858

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on gasket surface preparation on aluminum engine components. ( nhtsa item number - 6088858 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
180598
NHTSA Item Number:
600347

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 600347 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
210798
NHTSA Item Number:
600751

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on delayed transaxle engagement. ( nhtsa item number - 600751 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
181898
NHTSA Item Number:
600764

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Excessive cold crank time, start die out or weak run-up, sags/stumble/hesitation after a cold start, idle rpm cycling. ( nhtsa item number - 600764 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
020298
NHTSA Item Number:
600810

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: A squeaking or hard rubbing noise may be heard from the rear of the vehicle when traveling over bumps. ( nhtsa item number - 600810 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
081698
NHTSA Item Number:
600862

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on installation of radio transmitting equipment. ( nhtsa item number - 600862 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
020798
NHTSA Item Number:
601571

Component Description: Suspension:rear:shock absorber.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with light knocking or tapping noise being heard from the rear shock rear while traveling over bumps. ( nhtsa item number - 601571 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
232398
NHTSA Item Number:
601577

Component Description: Unknown or other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on remote keyless entry programming. ( nhtsa item number - 601577 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
210298
NHTSA Item Number:
601581

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 601581 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
9841
NHTSA Item Number:
602287

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a whine or moan noise coming froam the fuel tank area. ( nhtsa item number - 602287 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
183298
NHTSA Item Number:
603635

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on flash programming failure recovery. ( nhtsa item number - 603635 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
250298
NHTSA Item Number:
602881

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding i/m ( inspection maintenance ) testing - obd ii "carb" readiness monitor information. ( nhtsa item number - 602881 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
234998
NHTSA Item Number:
602882

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles exhibit a whistle ( windnoise) coming from the " a " pillar area. ( nhtsa item number - 602882 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
050898
NHTSA Item Number:
603099

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc.

Service Bulletin Summary: Exhibitting a conditon where the steering wheel shakes or the brake pedal pulsates due to premature wear of front brake rotors and pads. ( nhtsa item number - 603099 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
081798
NHTSA Item Number:
603153

Component Description: Air bags:on-off switch assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding airbag on - off switches. ( nhtsa item number - 603153 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-01-01
Bulletin Number:
190199
NHTSA Item Number:
604311

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist:pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Procedures on aligning the power steering belt. ( nhtsa item number - 604311 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-02-01
Bulletin Number:
210499
NHTSA Item Number:
604364

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service and parts information on 1999 running changes to transmission range sensor (trs) ( nhtsa item number - 604364 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-03-01
Bulletin Number:
210599
NHTSA Item Number:
604696

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding reusable automatic transmission oil pan gasket. ( nhtsa item number - 604696 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-04-01
Bulletin Number:
020299
NHTSA Item Number:
604970

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles exhibiting front coil spring creaking, popping, or squeaking. ( nhtsa item number - 604970 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-04-01
Bulletin Number:
210699
NHTSA Item Number:
605014

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with intermittent loss of speed control. ( nhtsa item number - 605014 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
020799
NHTSA Item Number:
606164

Component Description: Suspension:rear:shock absorber.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with light knocking noise from the rear shock area. ( nhtsa item number - 606164 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
181299
NHTSA Item Number:
607298

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin explains the operation and application of the leak detection pump (ldp) monitor test. ( nhtsa item number - 607298 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
090799
NHTSA Item Number:
607914

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding 2. 5l v-6 head gasket application. ( nhtsa item number - 607914 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
090899
NHTSA Item Number:
607916

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Technical service bulletin regarding multi-layer steel (mls) head gasket installation procedures. ( nhtsa item number - 607916 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
210599A
NHTSA Item Number:
607959

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin announces the availability and installation of a resuable automatic transmission oil pan gasket. ( nhtsa item number - 607959 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
233599
NHTSA Item Number:
607963

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on child seat tether anchors. ( nhtsa item number - 607963 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
233599REVA
NHTSA Item Number:
612160

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on the child seat tether anchors. ( nhtsa item number - 612160 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-11-01
Bulletin Number:
083799
NHTSA Item Number:
6089800

Component Description: Air bags:on-off switch assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Daimlerchrysler corporation is now offerinb airbag on / off switches for selected vehicles. ( nhtsa item number - 6089800 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-12-01
Bulletin Number:
084699
NHTSA Item Number:
610000

Component Description: Exterior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a condition where the door ajar warning light and dome light may work intermittently or may become inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 610000 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
180100
NHTSA Item Number:
609988

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding misdiagnosed leak detection pump systems with diagnostic trouble codes p1494, p0442 p0455, or p0456. ( nhtsa item number - 609988 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-02-01
Bulletin Number:
080600
NHTSA Item Number:
609995

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provides a revised wire splice procedure and related parts. ( nhtsa item number - 609995 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-03-01
Bulletin Number:
230800
NHTSA Item Number:
610635

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding child seat tether anchors. ( nhtsa item number - 610635 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-09-01
Bulletin Number:
082700
NHTSA Item Number:
6092304

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding non-deployed airbag handling procedures. ( nhtsa item number - 6092304 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-11-01
Bulletin Number:
2300800B
NHTSA Item Number:
615688

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding child seat tether anchors. ( nhtsa item number - 615688 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-12-01
Bulletin Number:
0804000
NHTSA Item Number:
616720

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on new components and a repair procedure developed to replace failed seat slide motors. ( nhtsa item number - 616720 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-12-01
Bulletin Number:
0800600REV
NHTSA Item Number:
618049

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding wire splice repairs. ( nhtsa item number - 618049 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
2100601
NHTSA Item Number:
621898

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Automatic transmission fluid usage atf+4. ( nhtsa item number - 621898 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-05-01
Bulletin Number:
0801001
NHTSA Item Number:
620059

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding airbag / clock spring service for various models including 2002 model year jeep liberty. ( nhtsa item number - 620059 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-05-01
Bulletin Number:
1801201
NHTSA Item Number:
620066

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 620066 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
1802002
NHTSA Item Number:
634272

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Flash programming failure recovery. ( nhtsa item number - 634272 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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Make(s):
ACURA, BMW, CHEVROLET, CHRYSLER, DODGE, FORD, HONDA, JEEP, LINCOLN, MAZDA, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, PONTIAC, SCION, TOYOTA
Model(s):
3 SERIES, ACCORD, ALTIMA, AVENGER, CIVIC, COROLLA, DEL SOL, DENALI, ECLIPSE, EXPEDITION, F-150, FRONTIER, GRAND AM, GRAND CHEROKEE, INTEGRA, LANCER, MUSTANG, NAVIGATOR, PROTEGE, RSX, SEBRING, SENTRA, SILVERADO, XB
Year(s):
1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Manufacturer:
TRADESONIC
NHTSA ID:
06E064000
Recall Date:
July 17th, 2006
Units Affected:
4,029

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: 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. .

Conequence: Lack of amber side reflectors in the lamps will decrease lighting visibility to other drivers and may possibly result in a vehicle crash. .

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. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to tradesonic aftermarket lamps and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed passenger vehicles. For more information on the lamp model numbers, click on document search and view document titled "lamp model numbers. " customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
CHRYSLER, DODGE, EAGLE, MITSUBISHI
Model(s):
AVENGER, ECLIPSE, ECLIPSE SPYDER, GALANT, SEBRING, TALON
Year(s):
1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Manufacturer:
AIRTEX PRODUCTS
NHTSA ID:
07E055000
Recall Date:
July 26th, 2007
Units Affected:
222

Affected Component: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Summary: 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. .

Conequence: In the presence of an ignition source, a fuel leak could result in a fire. .

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. .

Notes: Airtex recall no. Fp072007-1. This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles manufactured by daimlerchrysler or mitsubishi. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, BMW, CHEVROLET, CHRYSLER, DODGE, FORD, GMC, HONDA, HYUNDAI, JEEP, KIA, LEXUS, LINCOLN, MAZDA, MERCEDES, MERCEDES BENZ, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, PONTIAC, PORSCHE, SATURN, SCION, SUBARU, SUZUKI, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
190E, 300M, 4RUNNER, 626, ACCORD, ALTIMA, AVALANCHE, AVENGER, B-SERIES TRUCK, B2000, BEETLE, BLAZER, BONNEVILLE, BOXSTER, C10, CAMARO, CAPRICE, CARAVAN, CAVALIER, CHEROKEE, CIVIC, CONCORDE, COROLLA, CORVETTE, CRX, D21, DAKOTA, DURANGO, E CLASS, E36, E39, ECLIPSE, ECONOLINE, ELEMENT, ES, EXPEDITION, EXPLORER, EXPRESS, F-150, F-250, F250, FOCUS, FRONTIER, GOLF, GRAND AM, GRAND CHEROKEE, GRAND PRIX, GS, IMPREZA, INTEGRA, INTREPID, ION, IS, JETTA, LEGEND, LIBERTY, LS, LUMINA, MALIBU, MATRIX, MAXIMA, MAZDA6, MIRAGE, MUSTANG, NAVIGATOR, NEON, ODYSSEY, PATHFINDER, PICKUP, PROTEGE, PT CRUISER, RAM, RANGER, RAV4, RSX, RX300, S CLASS, S10, SAVANA, SEBRING, SENTRA, SILVERADO, SL, SL CLASS, SONATA, SPORTAGE, SUNBIRD, TACOMA, TAURUS, THUNDERBIRD, VITARA, XB, XTERRA
Year(s):
1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Manufacturer:
SABERSPORT
NHTSA ID:
09E012000
Recall Date:
April 7th, 2009
Units Affected:
16,270

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: 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. .

Conequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. .

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. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles produced by the vehicle manufacturer. In order to determine if your aftermarket lamp assembly is affected by this noncompliance, please review the list of model numbers provided to us by sabersport. The list can be found under "document search" located at the bottom of your screen. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
ACURA, BMW, CHEVROLET, DODGE, FORD, GMC, HONDA, JEEP, KIA, LEXUS, MAZDA, MERCEDES BENZ, MINI, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, PONTIAC, PORSCHE, SCION, SUBARU, TOYOTA, VOLKSWAGEN
Model(s):
124, 129, 140, 202, 210, ACCORD, ALTIMA, AVENGER, BOXSTER, C10, CAMARO, CAMRY, CAPRICE, CARAVAN, CAVALIER, CHEROKEE, CIVIC, COOPER, COROLLA, CORVETTE, CRX, DAKOTA, E36, E38, E39, E46, ECLIPSE, ECONOLINE, ELEMENT, EXPLORER, F-150, F-250, FOCUS, FRONTIER, GALANT, GOLF, GRAND CHEROKEE, GRAND PRIX, IMPREZA, INTEGRA, INTREPID, LANCER, LEGEND, MAXIMA, MAZDA6, MIRAGE, MUSTANG, NEON, PASSAT, PATHFINDER, PICKUP, PROTEGE, RAM, RANGER, RX300, S10, SENTRA, SIERRA, SILVERADO, SPORTAGE, STRATUS, TACOMA, TUNDRA, W163, XB
Year(s):
1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Manufacturer:
DOPE, INC.
NHTSA ID:
09E025000
Recall Date:
May 11th, 2009
Units Affected:
42,540

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Summary: 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. .

Conequence: Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. .

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. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles produced by the vehicle manufacturer. In order to determine if your aftermarket lamp assembly is affected by this noncompliance, please review the list of model numbers provided to us by dope, inc. The list can be found under "document search" located at the bottom of your screen. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
CHRYSLER, DODGE, EAGLE
Model(s):
AVENGER, SEBRING, TALON
Year(s):
1997
Manufacturer:
CHRYSLER CORPORATION
NHTSA ID:
97V081002
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
1,083

Affected Component: Seats:front assembly:head restraint.

Summary: The headrest guide bracket was improperly welded to the seat back frame on the passenger side seat back assemblies only. .

Conequence: The headrest support bracket can break, increasing the risk of personal injury. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the passenger seat back assembly with a new assembly. .

Notes: Owner notification: owner notification began july 31, 1997. Note: owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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Make(s):
CHRYSLER, DODGE, EAGLE
Model(s):
AVENGER, SEBRING, TALON
Year(s):
1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Manufacturer:
DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION
NHTSA ID:
00V421002
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
393,796

Affected Component: Suspension:front:control arm:lower ball joint.

Summary: 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. .

Conequence: This condition could cause the lower lateral arm ball joint to separate, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. This campaign supercedes mmc's previous safety recall campaign, see 99v-066. .

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. .

Notes: Owner notification began may 21, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact daimlerchrysler at 1-800-853-1403. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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