Category Archives: Dodge

This category is for all things mechanical related to Dodge cars and trucks of all models. From wiring to engines components such as fuel pumps, alternators, fuel filters, brakes, or anything mechanically that can go wrong with a Dodge vehicle.

How To Buy a 1968-1970 Dodge Charger

The 1968-1970 Dodge Chargers are some of the more popular muscle cars with a unique aggressive body style. It has been used in countless movies and TV shows as the fast muscle car such as the Blade movies, Fast and Furious, Bullitt, and many more. I am one of those fans of the old B-body Chargers and own… Read More »

Guide: Dodge Neon Thermostat Replacement (1999-2005)

Changing out a second generation Dodge Neon thermostat is a straight forward task that definitely falls in the DIY category. A bad thermostat will cause a Dodge Neon or any car to overheat and needs replaced when bad. As always call a mechanic if you don’t feel comfortable working on your own car. Only a few tools are… Read More »

How To Replace a Fuel Pump Dodge 383 Engine

I recently needed to replace the fuel pump on a 1970 Dodge Monaco with a 383 engine. The Dodge 383 was a popular engine in many vehicles including the B-Body Mopar muscle cars Charger, Roadrunner, and Challenger. Having replaced fuel pumps many times in the past I ordered a new unit and started to install it. A problem… Read More »

How To Change an Air Filter for a (2000-2005) Dodge Neon

Replacing the air filter on a 2000-2005 Dodge Neon is suggested to be done every 30,000 miles according to the manual. Of course, if you live in a dirty dust filled environment changing more often is likely best. Replacing the air filter is an easy job that most anyone can do and falls in the DIY category. The… Read More »

How to Replace Dodge Neon Headlight Switch (2000-2005)

A headlight switch problem in a Dodge Neon (2000-2005) is an easy repair job. The same replacement procedure also works in PT Cruisers. The headlight switch also controls the wiper, fog lamps, and turn signals. The first thing to do is to buy a compatible switch assembly to replace the old one. It can be bought most anywhere… Read More »

Dodge Neon Battery Light Comes On (1999-2005) What to Check

If the battery light has come on in your second generation Dodge Neon (1999-2005) a few things need to be checked to find the problem.   This is not meant to give a detailed guide but a basic overview of what needs to be checked. Possible Causes of a Dodge Neon Battery Light Alternator The first thing that… Read More »

Dodge Neon Battery Light Will Not GO Off 2003 Dodge Neon

I recently ran into a problem with a 2003 Dodge Neon that the battery light would not go off. After checking the usual suspects such as alternator, battery, and so on I found out that second generation (2000-2005) Dodge Neon’s use a Battery Temperature Sensor. The battery temperature sensor is there to charge the battery correctly depending how… Read More »

Our Picks For Best Rims For a Dodge Challenger With Pictures

Owning a Dodge Challenger is sweet with its aggressive look and sound it is a definite head turner. So what could be better than a stock Dodge Challenger? Aftermarket items such as rims that personalize it to your personality. Here is our picks for the best rims available with pictures. &nbsp Our Picks For Best Rims Dodge Challenger.… Read More »

1968 Dodge Charger Restoration on the Cheap: #4

It has been awhile since I have updated the progress on the 68 Charger project so I thought I would update the status. I finally got the 360 bolted up with the Headers which was a pain. I used the electronic ignition from the donor truck along with the wiring harness to fire it up. It did start… Read More »