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1996 Dodge Avenger CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Dodge REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Avenger, Sebring Coupe, Stealth, Summit, Summit Wagon & Talon -> Condenser, Replace -> Avenger, Sebring Coupe & Talon -> Stealth -> Summit & Summit Wagon
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

Summit & Summit Wagon

Remove condenser and condenser fan motor in numbered sequence, Figs. and , noting the following:

  • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
  • Tilt radiator towards engine, then lift condenser out of vehicle.
  • On Summit Wagon models, remove radiator grille.
  • On all models, install condenser by reversing numbered sequence, Figs. and .
Avenger, Sebring Coupe & Talon
  • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
  • Remove condenser in numbered sequence, noting the following:
    • Cap refrigeran...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Type 2-Leading-Trailing Drum Brakes -> Precautions
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS

When working on or around brake assemblies, care must be taken to prevent breathing asbestos dust, as many manufacturers incorporate asbestos fibers in the production of brake linings. During routine service operations, the amount of asbestos dust from brake lining wear is at a low level due to a chemical breakdown during use. A few precautions will minimize exposure.

Do not sand or grind brake linings unless suitable local exhaust ventilation equipment is used to prevent excessive asbestos exposure.

  • Wear a suitable respirator approved for asbestos dust use during all repair procedure...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler/AMC/Eagle Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Avenger & 1995-00 Sebring Coupe -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

Fuel System Pressure Relief

  • ...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove driveshaft nut, Fig. .
  • Disconnect tie rod end.
  • Disconnect stabilizer link.
  • Remove damper fork.
  • Disconnect lateral lower arm.
  • Disconnect compression lower arm.
  • Remove harness clip.
  • Remove driveshaft to transaxle bolt.
  • Tap center bearing bracket lightly with plastic hammer to remove drive shaft and inner shaft from transaxle.
  • Insert p...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove pump cover and air conditioning compressor drive belt.
  • Remove power steering pump and alternator drive belt.
  • Remove intake manifold plenum.
  • Remove alternator bracket.
  • Remove intake manifold plenum stay.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connector.
  • Remove alternator from vehicle.
  • Remove tensioner pulley, then bracket.
  • Remove alternator bracket.
  • Rev...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Cars -> Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Warning Light ->
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS

This light will turn on briefly as a bulb check when the ignition switch is placed in the on position. This light will also turn on while the engine is run...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater pipe assembly using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater pipe assembly.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at heater core using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to in...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove right front splash s...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Diagnostic Connector Location Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GASDiagnostic Connector Location Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Engine Compartment Component & Connector Locations (Connectors A-01 Through A-55) Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GASEngine Compartment Component & Connector Locations (Connectors A-01 Through A-55) Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Starter Motor
  • Horn
  • Generator
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Fuel Pump Relay
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Dodge Avenger  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Generator
  • ASD Relay
  • Stator Coil
  • Field Coil
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
  • 1996 Dodge Avenger  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Remote Controlled Mirror Switch
  • Door Mirror- Left Side
  • Door Mirror- Right Side
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION DIAGNOSTIC TEARDOWN PROCEDURE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1996 Dodge Avenger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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