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  1. Misfiring (bucking) when hot.

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi everyone. I have a 2008 Caliber SXT Sport with 170k miles. Recently I have been getting a lot of missing after driving the car for a while. Did the usual changing the plugs but that did not resolve the issue. No CEL no matter how bad it gets. It generally only happens under load and...
  2. 07 Caliber stalling/sputtering issues.

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    So I have an 07 Caliber which has a stalling problem. It never stalls out completely, but it sputters and I lose power. It happens when I am accelerating or maintaining speed, but does not seem to when idling. It also typically will not happen until the car has warmed up. It is also not throwing...
  3. Cylinder one misfiring: 2007 Dodge Caliber

    Dodge Caliber Electrical Problems and Questions
    Hi, I recently purchased a 2007 Dodge Caliber (automatic) with a 2.0L engine SXT trim. This is my first Dodge in about 25 years needless to say my Coronet 440 looked nothing like this under the hood. The car has been running great but as of late the fuel economy has dropped substantially and as...
  4. Spark Plug Gap

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Excuse the newbie here, but I have a quick question trying to understand the gap requirements when installing Bosch Platinum +4's. I've read around all the related threads and this question has never directly been asked. The gap spec is labeled as between .048" and .053" in the manual for the...
  5. Help?

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    I have a 2007 caliber r/t with the 2.4 engine. My wife ran it low on fuel, but not completely out. Well the car shut off just sitting and after letting sit for 30 minutes or so it cranked back up. The next day i was driving it home and it shut off again, like it was starving for fuel. So again...
  6. Changed My Spark Plugs Today

    General Maintenance and Detailing Forum
    Even though i still have a while before the "recommended" spark plug change interval comes due, i decided to swap new plugs in today after work. Now, i know there is a nice big debate gong around about which plugs are the best, etc etc etc. In all of the research that ive done, copper plugs...
  7. Spark plugs

    General Maintenance and Detailing Forum
    a while back before i jumped on this forum i went to the local autoparts store and ordered spark plugs because they were due for a change. the only ones they had in stock were bosch super plus plugs, which are copper plugs just liek NGKs vpowers. ive read tons and tons of threads regarding...
  8. DIY Caliber Spark Plug Change

    Maintenance and Repair DIYs
    __Spark Plugs__ Total time: Approx 20 mins Things you will need -4 Spark plugs (Your choice, I used Bosch Platinum +4) 5/8” Spark plug socket -Gaping tool (Only needed for spark plus with a single prong) -Socket Wrench -10” socket extension - 1 star/torx bit (not sure on the exact size)...
  9. Spark Plug Replacement Instructions

    Maintenance and Repair DIYs
    I downloaded this pdf from somewhere a while ago. Not sure where. Maybe here, don't know. But this pdf shows how simple the job is. Took me only 20 minutes.;) UPDATE: One of our members has done a great DIY: