a few(5) problems what do you think? - DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2009, 02:32 PM Thread Starter
Intrepid Newbie
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 9
Feedback: 0 / 0%
 
a few(5) problems what do you think?

i have a 2000 2.7 with 72000 miles on it. i have had no problem with the engine. yet... but there are a couple things that bother me and wanted to see what you think.

1. when i hit a bump from moderate to big i her a popping noise in the rear. sounds like the rear right tire area. i have put it off but am now worried about what it could be. i live in PA and the road are bad but its only when i hit a bump kinda hard.

2. when i am slowing down slowly to a stop say at a red light there is a abrupt jerk. its not real bad but noticeable. when it happens it seams like the car slows down a little. i am thinking its a down shift. is this a sign of transmission problems?

3. just the other day as i was out side my car with it on coming from the back of it i hard a clicking sound. i think that is how best to describe it. the frequency of it was a constant but it was not real real fast maybe once a second. i have to listen again. i did not pay to much attention to it as i wanted to get out of the rain.

4. i dont know if this is true for all automatics as i have a friend that said his mustang does the same think. i will be going up a hill and i want to accelerate i hit the gas in a good bit more and nothing realy happens. after i hit it in even more it all the sudden revs up and then accelerates. is that it just downshifting?

5. when i have it in reverse sometimes if i am just barley giving it gas it shutters and vibrates some. almost feels like it wants to stall. if i give it more gas or let go its fine. only happened once in a while i just started noticing in the last month.

quite a list of problems i know. i been putting it off telling my self everything was fine lol but now i would like to travel a few 100 miles with it and want to make sure i am not going to end up stranded i still dont know if i will attempt it or not.

i would like to tow about 600 pounds with it for 4 hours then back the next day of course. do you think it could make it? i have towed with it 1 time about 45 mins with no problem.
cyber00677 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2009, 03:01 PM
The Womanizer!

 
inthetundra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Central Wisconsin
Posts: 2,964
Feedback: 15 / 100%
                     
Have you ever changed the transmission fluid and filter?

towing 600lbs? Thats like throwing two fat chicks in the back seat....go for it!
inthetundra is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2009, 03:03 PM
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 219
Feedback: 0 / 0%
 
Lmao
kcarr65 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-10-2009, 05:20 AM
I hit shit with sticks!


 
Daytrepper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Zebulon, NC
Posts: 37,147
Feedback: 21 / 100%
                     
Garage
Have a transmission flush done, and the filter changed.

LOL Art...
Daytrepper is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-10-2009, 09:30 AM
Intrepid Newbie
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Western NY
Posts: 49
Feedback: 0 / 0%
 
Number 1 is rear sway bar links. One is probably broken. Around $45 at NAPA
srozzman is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Member names may only be composed of alpha-numeric characters. (A-Z and 0-9)

!!ATTENTION ADVERTISERS!! If you intend on advertising anything on this forum, whatsoever, you are required to first contact us here . Additionaly, we do NOT allow BUSINESS NAMES unless you are an Authorized Vendor. If you own a business, and want to do sales on this site via posting or private message, you will need to follow the rules. Shops, Stores, Distributors, Group Buys without being authorized will see your account terminated.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome