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2002 dodge intrepid 2.7L

Im at my wits end with this car! Check engine light came on and car acted like it didnt have any power at all, replaced alternator and got a new battery, car started right up but after 3 days same problem all over again. Dont have the money to go to a mechanic but I'm ready to pull my hair out over this thing. Been dealing with this for over a month now with no idea what could be the problem with it any ideas? Also after replacing the alternator and battery the check engine light is still comming on but im guessing you need a scanner to turn that off right?

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  • geenta06 Sep 15, 2008

    I never really thought about that...will check that out. would the car start and run fine and then not start again with a leaky head gasket?? I am willing to try just about anything right now and i appreciate your thoughts. these newer cars really throw me for a loop...lol

  • geenta06 Sep 23, 2008

    Wow, that was so cool, i thought you had to have a code scanner in order to read the problems with my car. The codes that showed up were P0141, P0155, and P0161. Thanks so much for letting me know that on my car!

  • violetkeeney Dec 17, 2008

    i have the same problem we changed the alt and batt and i drove to the store went in came out 5 min later and i had no lights or anything.

  • Anonymous Feb 01, 2009

    code 141 161 152

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Transmission, daugher had same problem and it cost $1500.00 to fix

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Why don't you tell us what code it is giving you? Turn the key on then off twice, then on the third time turn it on and leave it on. Look on the dash where the milage is, and it should give you a code. eg. P-0440 or P-0700

Let us know what it tells you.

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Rather than electrical, have had any thought about a leaky head gasket or cracked head?

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