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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Anti-Lock Brakes -> Teves Anti-Lock Braking System -> System Service -> ABS Portion -> Brake System Bleed -> Caliber -> Charger, Magnum & 300 -> Clockspring Centering -> Component Replacement -> Concorde, Intrepid & 300M -> ESP Dynamics Sensor -> Front -> Front w/AWD -> Front w/RWD -> Integrated Control Unit (ICU) -> Manual Bleed -> Neon -> Non-ABS Portion -> Pressure Bleed -> Rear -> Sebring Convertible, Sebring Sedan & Stratus Sedan -> Steering Angle Sensor -> Wheel Speed Sensor
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger Daytona R/T 5.7 V8 GAS

Brake System Bleed

The Teves anti-lock brake system must be bled as two independent braking systems. The non-ABS portion of the brake system should be bled the same as any non-ABS system. The ABS portion of the system requires the use of a DRB, or equivalently programmed scan tool.

Non-ABS Portion
Pressure Bleed

Use bleeder tank tool No. C-3496-B, or equivalent, and adapter tool No. BB400-9A, or equivalent, to pressurize hydraulic system.

Normal pressure bleeder pressure should not be more than 35 psi. On models equipped with plastic reservoirs, do not exceed 25 psi bleeding pressure.

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

DaimlerChrysler/AMC/Eagle Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> 300, Charger & Magnum -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger SXT 3.5 V6 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

  • Remove the fuel pump relay from the Power Distribution Center (PDC)....

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger Daytona R/T 5.7 V8 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle on hoist.
  • Mark transmission and axle flanges and rubber couplers for installation alignment.
  • Remove crossmember, rear exhaust system and heat shield.
  • Remove propeller shaft front and rear coupler-to-flange bolts.
  • Remove center bearing mounting bolts.
  • Remove propeller shaft with aid of helper. Never allow propeller shaft to hang from center bearing, or while only connected to transmission or rear axle flanges.
  • Remove three couple...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Reset Procedures
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger SE 3.5 V6 GAS

The Low Tire Pressure indicator lamp will flash slowly and sound a single tone when tire pressure is low. If tire pressure drops lower, the indicator lamp will flash rapidly and the tone will be continuous. When the tire is inflated to the proper pressure the lamp and tone will ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Rotate belt tensioner counterclockwise until it contacts its stop.
  • Remove belt and slowly rotate tensioner into freearm position. Do not let tensioner arm snap back to freearm position.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Drain enough coolant into suitable container to remove upper radiator hose.
  • Remove righthand engine mount heat shield.
  • Loosen but do not remove, alternator support bracket retai...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Chrysler LLC -> 2005-09 300, Magnum, 2006-09 Charger & 2008-09 Challenger
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GAS

The cabin air filter should be replaced every 12,000 miles.

  • Open the hood.
  • Remove the passenger side air inlet grille from the cowl panel, Fig. .
  • Open the cabin air filter door.
  • Remove the cabin air filter from the filter housing...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Cars -> Low Coolant Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger R/T 5.7 V8 GAS

The Low Coolant warning lamp should light whenever coolant level in the coolant reservoir is ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger SE 3.5 V6 GAS

Lower

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from thermostat housing.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from thermostat housing and fro...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GAS

Removal

  • Rotate belt tensioner counterclockwise until it contacts a stop.
  • Remove belt and slowly rotate tensioner into the freearm position. Do not let tensioner arm snap back to freearm position.

Installation

  • Route belt around all pulleys except idler pulley.
  • Rotate tensioner arm until it contacts a S...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2006 Dodge Charger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Roof Harness Diagram for 2006 Dodge Charger SE 3.5 V6 GASRoof Harness Diagram for 2006 Dodge Charger SE 3.5 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Connector C205
  • Splice S343
  • Mirror Connector
  • Rain Sensor Connector
  • Body Harness Diagram for 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GASBody Harness Diagram for 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Impact Sensor Connector
  • Curtain Air Bag Connector
  • Electric Heated Backlite Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2006 Dodge Charger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2006 Dodge Charger Daytona R/T 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Dodge Charger Daytona R/T 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Cluster
  • Bank Switch
  • Rear Wiper Indicator
  • 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 6.1 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Memory Set Switch
  • Mirror Switch
  • Door Module Driver
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2006 Dodge Charger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Hard To Fill Or Fuel Nozzle Shuts Off Repeatedly
    Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger 2.7 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Fuel Sys, Driveability, Filters (Air & Fuel)
  • Document: Flash: MIL Illumination Due To Diagnostic Trouble Code P0340 or P0344
    Vehicle: 2006 Dodge Charger 2.7 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Emission Controls, Vacuum Hoses
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2006 Dodge Charger AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2006 Dodge Charger 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 2006 Dodge Charger 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 2006 Dodge Charger 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 2006 Dodge Charger 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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