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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+.

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Diagnosis & Testing -> Caravan & Town & Country -> Combination Valve Test -> Fixed Proportioning Valve Test -> Height Sensing Proportioning Valve Test -> Master Cylinder/Power Booster Test -> Power Booster Check Valve Test -> Power Booster Vacuum Test -> Pressure Differential Switch -> PT Cruiser
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Master Cylinder/Power Booster Test

    • Start engine and inspect booster vacuum hose connections for leaks.
    • Stop engine and shift transmission into neutral.
    • Pump brake pedal until all vacuum reserve in booster is depleted.
    • Press and hold brake pedal under light foot pressure. Pedal should hold firm. If it falls away master cylinder is faulty.
    • Start engine and note pedal action. Pedal should fall away slightly under light foot pressure, then hold firm.
    • If no pedal action is felt, the power booster, vacuum supply or vacuum check valve are faulty. Proceed to "Power Booster Vacuum Test."
    • If p...

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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+.

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> U-Joint with Injected Rings -> U-Joint with Snap Rings
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    This procedure describes a propeller shaft equipped with a cardan joint in the tube yoke. For propeller shafts equipped with a companion/slip yoke, repeat the steps to remove the remaining cardan joint.

    U-Joint with Snap Rings

    Disassemble
    • Tap outside of bearing cap with a drift to loosen snap ring.
    • Remove snap rings from both sides of yoke.
    • Position yoke with grease fitting if equipped, pointing up.
    • Position a socket with a inside diameter large enough to receive bearing cap, beneath yoke on a press.
    • Place another socket with an outside diameter smaller than bearing cap on ...

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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+.

    Wiring Diagrams -> Wire Color Code Identification
    Vehicle: 2007 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

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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+.

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

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Rotate or lift belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from drive belt.
    • Remove alternator drive belt.
    • Unsnap plastic insulator cap from B+ output terminal.
    • Remove B+ terminal mounting nut at rear of alternator and disconnect terminal.
    • Disco...

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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: 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0 V6 GAS

    The air bag indicator lamp lights for 6-8 seconds each time the ignition is turned On. The lamp indicates a system self-test is being performed by the air bag co...

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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: 2010 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect negative battery cable at battery.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Remove combination coolant recovery/washer fluid reservoir assembly.
    • Remove front grille.
    • Remove viscous cooling fan from engine.
    • Remove two radiator mounting bolts.
    • Disconnect connector for electric cooling fan.
    • Disconnec...

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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: 2010 Dodge Nitro SXT 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+.

    Body Components Diagram for 2007 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GASBody Components Diagram for 2007 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • A/C Power Outlet
  • Auxiliary Audio Video Port
  • Engine Compartment Diagram for 2008 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 2008 Dodge Nitro SLT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Solenoid Assembly
  • Intake Air Temperature Sensor
  • Knock Sensor 1
  • Knock Sensor 2
  • Transmission Pressure Switch Assembly
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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.

    2007 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2007 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Relay
  • Rear Window Defogger Relay
  • Starter Relay
  • Radiator Fan Control Relay
  • Accessory Run Relay
  • 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Symbols
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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: RING & PINION SERVICE FOR 3.21 GEAR RATIO
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Drive Axles, Shafts, U-Joints, CV-Joints
  • Document: FLASH: RADIO - SOUND MUTES INTERMITTENTLY WHEN RADIO IS IN SAT (SIRIUS) MODE
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT 3.7 V6 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Insufficient Performance
  • 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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    Click here to view more details2009 Dodge Nitro Oil Filter, Canister type, 3.34 in. H, 1 lb weight, 2.656 in. OD, M22 x 1.5 thread ID; Includes anti-drainback valve; Developed for demanding race applications that uses thicker canister walls for extra strength and durability for reduced risk of damage from lose rocks and debris; Uses cellulose media that traps 99 percent of harmful particles; High-flow design helps reduce engine drag; Offers maximum filtering surface, prevents filter collapse, eliminates dry starts, and leak-proof double roll seam; Features sturdy 1 in. nut for easy removal, pre-drilled safety wire attachment, and heavy-duty 5-gauge steel for extra durability; With K&N limited warranty..

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    $10.31

    Click here to view more details2008 Dodge Nitro Oil Pressure Switch, 3/8 in. x 18 NPT thread size; Post type; 1-prong male terminal; A high quality, OE replacement oil pressure switch; With 1-year limited TruckEFX warranty..

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $14.17

    Click here to view more details2010 Dodge Nitro Standard Tail Light Bezel, STANDARD TAIL LIGHT BEZEL, 2 PIECE SET , , .

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    Click here to view more details2010 Dodge Nitro V6, 4.0 L, 242 CID Rebuilt Engine, Warranty: 7-Year/70,000 Mile, .

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    Click here to view more details2007 Dodge Nitro Used Exhaust Manifold, 3.7L, L., Very Good.

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    $96.00

    Click here to view more details2007 Dodge Nitro Used Wiper Motor Front, Includes motor & linkage, Very Good.

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