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  1. Too hot?

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Good afternoon, experts! I'm back to the forum after an absence (so long I couldn't remember my user name..Ha!), as my beloved SXT is aging, and I'd like to hold on the old girl for as long as I can, she is my baby. I'm running pretty good at about 145,000 miles, but I've noticed a few odds...
  2. thermostat

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    well i have a 2010 dodge caliber sxt 2.0 had the code pop up today had it read came up as PO128 which is coolant level,thermostat or ect coolant temp sensor it is still reading about the same on dash but check engine light is on Im looking for an opinion on what it is and i know these have 2...
  3. Coolant problem

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    I'm not sure I'm in the right place, as I just joined and am still trying to figure this out. But I'm having an issue with my 07 dodge caliber se. I have been hearing a gurgling noise for quite some time now. I hear it when I stop at a light or park my car. I have also been losing coolant.. Not...
  4. 07 Caliber Overheating

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    I have a 07 Caliber with a 2.0 engine and today it started to overheat after driving about a half hour. I put the heat on high and it balanced it our. I have no leaks and the coolant resevoir is full, I am assuming it is the themostats, any other thoughts. Also does anyone have a service...
  5. Check Engine light came on

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    After reading here, I took it to AutoZone and the guy gave me a code of P2181. All it said was cooling system performance. Now what the heck could that be? I have noticed that my heater will run perfectly warm and then all of a sudden blow cold air and then warm up again. The check engine...
  6. Possible thermostat stuck open!

    Dodge Caliber Mechanical Problems and Questions
    We haven't had our Caliber very long, but we have noticed that it does not come up to temperature as we think it should. I went on a 20 mile drive in 40 degree weather and had the heater control on cold and the temp gage shows just under 1/4 of the way (as shown in pic 1) The second picture...