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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

Computer Relearn Procedures -> DaimlerChrysler -> 1999-2002 Dakota, Durango, Ram Pick-Up & Ram Van -> 1999-2004 -> Controller Anti-Lock Brakes (CAB) -> Engine Performance -> Except 1999-2002 -> Light Truck & Vans -> Pinion Factor Procedure -> Powertrain Control Module (PCM) -> Sentry Key Immobilizer System (SKIS) -> Shift Quality -> Theft Alarm -> Transaxle Quick Learn Procedure
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS

Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

Except 1999-2002

If battery cable has been disconnected, the PCM must relearn a new operating strategy. Connect battery cable and run engine until operating temperature is reached. After engine warm-up, drive vehicle under various operating conditions until PCM has relearned new strategy.

1999-2004

Anytime the PCM is replaced the VIN and vehicle mileage must be programmed into the new PCM. If the PCM is not programmed, Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) will set. To program the PCM, connect a DRB or suitably programmed ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> Bench Bleed -> Manual Bleed -> Master Cylinder Bleed -> On-Vehicle Service -> Precautions -> Pressure Bleed
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

Bleeding the hydraulic brake system is necessary if air has entered the system. A few causes for this condition are low fluid level, a hydraulic fluid leak, a hydraulic line is opened, or replacement of a hydraulic system component. Symptoms can be noted by an improper or loss of brake operation, and/or a low or spongy brake pedal.

Flushing the hydraulic brake system is necessary if contaminants are found in the hydraulic system. A few causes for hydraulic system contamination are moisture, age of hydraulic system parts and fluid, or improper fluid used in the system. Symptoms...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler/AMC/Eagle Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1981-06 Front Wheel Drive Models Except Champ & Colt -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

Normal ...

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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 2.5 V6 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 -> Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Lamp -> Avenger Coupe, Talon, Sebring Coupe & Stratus Coupe
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS

This lamp should light for a few seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb and system inspection. If the lamp remains lit or lights while operating the vehicle, a fault condition in the anti-lock brake system is indicated. When the lamp is lit, turn ignition Off, then start the engine again. If the lamp still remains lit, the anti-lock brake system should be serviced. The brake system will remain functional, but without the anti-lock function. After servicing the anti-lock brake system, the lamp can be reset by connecting a suitable sca...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Drain radiator.
  • Disconnect overflow hose, then remove reserve tank and bracket, Fig. .
  • Disconnect radiator upper hose and lower hose.
  • On models equipped with automatic transaxle,disconnect transaxle fluid cooler hose.
  • On all models, remove upper in...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Avenger AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Avenger 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+.

Diode Locations Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger  2.0 L4 GASDiode Locations Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger 2.0 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Central Door Locking System Diode
  • Theft Alarm System Diode
  • Engine Compartment Component & Connector Locations (Connectors A-56 Through A-97) Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GASEngine Compartment Component & Connector Locations (Connectors A-56 Through A-97) Diagram for 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transaxle Range Switch
  • Windshield Washer Fluid Level Switch
  • Rear Heated Oxygen Sensor
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Solenoid And Pressure Switch Assembly
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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 ES 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radiator Fan Relay
  • Condenser Fan Motor
  • Radiator Fan Motor
  • 1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Avenger ES 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transaxle Range Switch
  • Starter Relay
  • Starter Motor
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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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