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

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

    Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks from 1990+.

    Anti-Lock Brakes -> Nitro -> Description
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0 V6 GAS

    When wheel slip is detected during a brake application, the ABS enters anti-lock mode. During anti-lock braking, hydraulic pressure in the individual wheel circuits is controlled to prevent any wheel from slipping. A separate hydraulic line and specific solenoid valves are provided for each wheel. The ABS can decrease, hold, or increase hydraulic pressure to each wheel brake. The ABS cannot, however, increase hydraulic pressure above the amount which is transmitted by the master cylinder during braking.

    During anti-lock braking, a series of rapid pulsations is felt in the brake pedal...

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

    Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks from 1990+.

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

    • With vehicle in neutral, position vehicle on hoist.
    • Remove brake caliper and rotor.
    • Remove nut from half shaft.
    • Remove sensor from hub bearing.
    • Remove stabilizer link from stabilizer bar.
    • Remove tie rod end nut and remove tie rod from steering knuckle.
    • Remove clevis bracket lower nut and bolt.
    • Remove upper ball joint nut and separate upper control arm from steering knuckle.
    • Pull out on steering knuckle and push half shaft out of hub bearing and knuckle.
    • With a pry bar remove half shaft from axle.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • Apply light coat of grease to m...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

    Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

    Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification -> Intermittent & Poor Connections -> Intermittents -> Poor Connections -> Tire Pressure Sensor Check
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification

    Refer to Fig. for diagnostic trouble code identification.

    Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector), and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Intermittent & Poor Connections

    Intermittents

    Most intermittents are caused by faulty electrical connections or wiring. Inspect for the following:

    • Wiring broken inside insulation.
    • Poor connection between m...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

    Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks from 1990+.

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • On models equipped with 4WD, remove front propeller shaft.
    • On all models, remove heat shield bolts and starter heat shield.
    • Remove solenoid nut from mounting stud.
    • Pull battery cable from mounting stud while removing electrical connector from solenoid terminal.
    • Remove starter mounting bolts.
    • Remove starter...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

    Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

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    Vehicle: 2009 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

    If this lamp is lit while operating the vehicle, operate engine at idle speed or fast idle with transmissio...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

    Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks from 1990+

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

    If replacement of constant tension clamp is required, use only an original equipment clamp with matching number or letter.

    • Drain coolant from radiator into suitable container.
    • Remove front grille.
    • Remove cooling fan from engine, if equipped.
    • Remove two radiator mounting bolts.
    • Disconnect connector for electric fan.
    • Disconnect power steering cooler line from cooler.
    • Disconnect radiator upper and lower hoses.
    • Disconnect overflow hose from radiator.
    • Lower part of radiator is equipped with two alignment dowel pins. They are located on bottom of radiator tank and fit into rubber grommets. T...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Dodge Nitro cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove combination washer reservoir/coolant recovery container and move aside.
    • Rotate belt tensioner until it contacts stop.
    • Remove drive belt.
    • Carefully return tens...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

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

     Diagram for 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS Diagram for 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Actuator Blend Door
  • Body Components Diagram for 2008 Dodge Nitro SE 3.7 V6 GASBody Components Diagram for 2008 Dodge Nitro SE 3.7 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Parking Brake Switch
  • Occupant Restraint Controller Module
  • Connector C311
  • Connector C2
  • Ground G305
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

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

    2008 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Shift Lever Assembly
  • Totally Integrated Power Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION DIAGNOSTIC TEARDOWN PROCEDURE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: FLASH: RADIO - CD LOSES LAST PLAYED TRACK AFTER A IGNITION SWITCH CYCLE
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Entertainment: Stereo, Radio, Cassettes
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Dodge Nitro AUTOMOBILES

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