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  1. 07 Caliber SXT 2.0 Front End Unidentifiable Noise. PLEASE help!

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi Everyone, As you'll see by my info, I'm new to this forum. I'm really hoping someone here can help me, I don't know what else to do. I posted once and it appears to have been lost in the shuffle as I only got 1 response. Ok, 2007. SXT trim, 2.0 engine. 93,900 miles. CVT transmission. I am...
  2. HVAC Snapping Noise in dashboard

    Dodge Caliber General Discussion
    I have a 'ghost' snapping noise in my glove compartment area of the dash. I can have the car turned-off, keys out and 2 minutes after I can hear clicking / snapping sounds, or when I open my door! I destroyed the glovebox removing it to get to the blower motor- the sound appears to be coming...
  3. Help!! Alternator replacement, crank but no start

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    Guys, I am at a lose on what to check next. 2008 caliber 2.0 base model. alternator made horrible noise while driving and battery light came on , towed home, ordered and replaced alternator from Napa. replaced by disconnecting negative terminal, removed compressor and then removed alternator...
  4. Whirring noise starting at 20mph

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    I know there has been a ton of whirring posts with many different possibilities as for the fix, but some of the other posts have confused me. My whirring started about a month ago (shortly after I had an oil change done). The whirring does not happen when idiling, it only starts around 20 mph...
  5. Would love to know what is wrong

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hey guys, My caliber has been making a grinding noise right at when it hits 2k rpm since the day I got it. It was never an issue so I didn't pay any attention to it. It wouldnt make the noise up until ~1.8k and would stop around ~2.2 or so. But thats not the issue I am posting about. I have...
  6. Loud sucking noise from turbo & jumpy @2k rpm

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi Guys, new here and couldnt find a thread on this one (although im sure it exists) please post a link if you can help... I have a 2009 CRD SXT & love it:smileup: Occassionally i was having the turbo cut out under load and after research here discovered it may have been an EGR Flow Control...
  7. Noise from powertrain at low temps

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi all. I haven't been on here in quite some time, I guess I had no problems until now :) This issue I'm having is not overly bothersome but at low temps outside, I'm talking below -22C -23C, I'm hearing a whine coming from the front of the car. I never hear this at any temperature higher than...
  8. Wierd Sound When Turning Left

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Our 2009 Caliber SXT makes a grinding type of sound when turning left, especially at very low (parking lot or residential area) speeds. It's done this for a long time. We took it to the shop and they couldn't find anything wrong. It's quite annoying, and sounds as if the steering or the front...
  9. Caliber Noise and Vibration Problem

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi guys, I recently bought an used Caliber'08 (4 Cylinder Front Wheel); The car is runs quite well except an annoying problem. When the A/C is switched ON and compressor is engaged, I have this heavy vibration and noise (huge metal part grinding kinds) throughout my dashboard and the break...
  10. Pulley help!!!

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Trying to find out which pulley is making this noise. so i made a video the link is below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjHF35Ss1dI&feature=youtu.be
  11. Ratcheting noise coming from front wheel

    Dodge Caliber Chassis, Suspension, Wheels, Tires
    Hey guys you have always been a big help and solved my problems up until now. so now ive brought you another one. When the steering wheel is turned all the way to lock(either direction) and mash the accelerator their is a noisy clicking ratcheting sound coming from wheel well. I can only...
  12. Grinding coming from Front Driver's Side

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Okay so I just noticed a few days ago my cali is making a grinding, almost rubbing noise when driving. There are no limitations whatsoever with this ghost noise, its there whether I'm doing 25 or 70 mph, on the brakes or not on the brakes, turning or driving straight. It's constant from the...
  13. Windshield noise

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    A few weeks ago the black Caliber as well as the blue Caliber started making some noise on bad roads. It was a creaking that came from the front passenger site, from the area windshield/A-pillar/dashboard. But neither my wife nor I could determin where exactly it came from. Today I removed the...
  14. Long Lost Problem That No Mechanic Has a clue what it is.

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    Hey guys, new here, tried introducing myself in the forum but its closed. Anyway I have a big issue that nobody has been able to figure out what it is or how to either fix it or turn it off so I thought the Caliber Forum would be the best place to ask. Here is my ongoing problem with my Caliber...
  15. Suspension Groan, Creak, squeak.

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Nope, not a new name for a breakfast cereal :gr_grin:. It's the sound coming from the left-hand front side when i take a right turn. When i go left there's no sound from the front end. Left LCA was renewed last year. There was a groan (like rubber thats too tight) so i sprayed all the...
  16. Loud Noise in Engine Compartment

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Thanks in advance for the help. I'm having some trouble with my Caliber. I am getting a very loud noise in my engine compartment. I've read a lot on the forum about alternator problems and am leaning towards that, but want to see if anyone else has any thoughts. I'll just give a quick list of...
  17. The new guy, noisy engine

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    looks like owning this caliber is going to require some wrench turning, so I'm hoping to find some good insight here. Have 165k on my 07 caliber and have had to replace more already than I ever did in 300k on my neon. took tomorrow off to work on the caliber have a noise in the engine...
  18. Driver's seat squeak driving me insane!!!

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hello, I have been reading this forum since I got my caliber 20 months ago, and have just run into the first issue. The driver's side seat is making a disgusting sound - more like a creak that a squak - coming from the front right section of the seat. It happens during turns, acceleration...
  19. Rear brake squeal when coming to stop

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hello all. It's been awhile but thought I'd see if anyone has had a similar experience. My wife's Caliber is, at the moment, in the Chrysler dealers shop. I bought it new, they are the only people who have serviced it. When I come to a stop with my '08 SXT manual, the brakes squeal. Not a high...
  20. Caliper Guide Pin "sleeve"?

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi there, I've been searching but couldn't find a similar thread... I have roughly 35500 miles on my 2007 Caliber R/T. It has been giving me a clanking noise and as far as I can tell it comes from somewhere near the struts. It can be heard mostly while driving cold on bumpy roads. At some...
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