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  1. 2009 Claiber sxt 2.0 - CVT issue - Down "shifting" faux second to first 'gear"

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    Hello ALL. I am woman... hear be whine about not knowing if I can trust a mechanic. My Caliber is making some serious noise as Im coming down in speed to "first gear". I understand there are no gears... that its belt driven. I have seen 4 different mechanics with split opinions. There are...
  2. CVT Transmission Scares

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Recently purchased a 2009 dodge Caliber with 100,000km on it. Ran perfectly the first 2 months but now there is a whine like whistle coming from the vehicle once it is warmed up. I took a family member that works on a dealership for a ride and they said it could be the transmission as the CVT...
  3. Car Not Starting Sometimes

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hello everyone, I'm not sure if this is the appropriate place to post this question, but I hope it is :) So, I have a 2007 Dodge Caliber SXT, engine 2.0, and about 5 times a month it doesn't start. It happens maybe every week. I changed the battery and got a new one, lately I had a mechanic...
  4. Cruise Control not working

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    I've read a few other threads, and most people say its just the spring inside, or its the switch that connects to the steering wheel. When I click the CC button to turn it on, the green indicator still comes on up the dash. Its just when I go to Set the CC to speed...The green indicator turns...
  5. LED Tail-light Installion PROBLEM?! HELP

    Dodge Caliber Interior, Exterior Lighting
    Hey guys i have a bit of a problem. I waited a week to get these tails and now its this: I uninstalled the stockies, and turns out that i only have one wire harnest that connects to the main (the big) bulb, and i have the small mini bulb for the reverse tails. Anyway, the NEW tails i got today...
  6. Performance loss, maybe?

    Dodge Caliber General Discussion
    so right now I'm waiting for the dealer to get me a new fresh air intake duct. please don't ask me what happened to the old one, i don't feel like explaining why I'm an idiot. i just wanted to know for now if it's bad to run the motor without it. and how much power I'm losing
  7. Window switch Problems

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    So I am having a problem with my window controls on the drivers seat (main window Switch unit). All of the 4 switches work when I press them down but when I try to lift the back drivers side window it will not go up, then for the next 30 or so seconds after I attempt to lift it none of the...
  8. Ambient sensor and fuse question

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    I have a 2007 dodge caliber. My air conditioner does not work. I had it checked before I knew the AC did not work and found out my ambient sensor was broke. I did not fix it, then I saw on here that if my ambient sensor did not work that it could cause my ac not to work, so I replaced the...
  9. Car just got towed to the dealer

    Dodge Caliber General Discussion
    Well the wife went to leave fro work this morning and the car wouldn't start. She tried to tell me what was wrong with it over the phone and from her description i thought something with the battery. I get home to find out that the car turn over fine but will not fire. there is no fuel smell so...
  10. Horn Problems

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    I have a question about my caliber and I'm hoping you guys (and girls!) might have an answer for me! I have been having ALOT of trouble with my horn not honking. It will sound every once in a while if I'm lucky. I was wondering if there is a problem that any of you have had to deal with at all...
  11. Headlight Motors

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    Hey Everyone, I had my Cali for about a month, bought it in Europe. I have been lookin for replacement headlights for it, i liked the halo projectors and the stock ones but blacked out. I decided to go with the stock look and get the blacked out 1's. A problem I am comming across is that all the...
  12. Steering "cracks/creeks"???

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    So I read another post about a cracking sound in the steering, and got worried, b/c I've heard that in my SXT a few times. It's usually only in the morning, and when it's a little colder. So I though it to be normal. Has anyone seen, or heard of this, and should I get it checked out???
  13. Serious problem, need help

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    Hey I recently had HID 10k installed single beam for my headlights and also for my fog lights they were working great for about 3 days. Then as I was walking out of my house I pressed the unlock button key and the car started to attempt to turn on by its self. I got in and turned on the car with...