Dodge Caliber: Steering Wheel Difficult to Turn

If your Dodge Caliber’s steering wheel is hard to turn, it’s almost always going to be caused by an issue with the power steering system. The power steering system is responsible for taking energy from the engine, converting it to hydraulic pressure, and using that pressure to decrease the amount of force that you need … Read moreDodge Caliber: Steering Wheel Difficult to Turn

Dodge Caliber:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

  A very common problem that affects all vehicles (including the Dodge Caliber) is blue smoke coming from the exhaust.  Reasons for blue exhaust smoke include bad valve seals, valve train wear in general, the PCV valve, burning transmission fluid and more. Blue smoke indicates that your Caliber’s engine is burning oil.  The question is … Read moreDodge Caliber:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

Dodge Caliber Battery Draining Diagnosis

  If your Dodge Caliber’s battery is draining, it’s something that’ll need addressing right away.  If it is draining while your Caliber is off, it’s usually caused by something that is drawing current that shouldn’t be.  If the battery is draining while you’re driving, that is probably going to be the alternator or battery.  There … Read moreDodge Caliber Battery Draining Diagnosis