1996 Dodge Intrepid --front Crankshaft Berring Out--question

Discussion in 'Shop Talk' started by NancyinArkansas, Jul 19, 2004.

  1. NancyinArkansas

    NancyinArkansas Well-Known Member

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    Someone Says I Can Have This Car For Free If I Drive To Dallas To Get It --7 Hours Round Trip--will The Whole Motor Have To Be Replaced To Fix This Berring--this Car Looks Like New----will It Be Worth It And Could It Be Fixed On The Spot Or Does It Need A New Motor--thank You --nancy
     
  2. moopups

    moopups In Remembrance

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    Rent a car dolly at the location it is at and bring it on home to have it fixed by someone locally. The repair is too big to be done on the site without proper shop and equipment, most likely you will need to pull out the engine and install a 'crank kit'. A few hunded dollars.
     

  3. nancy 8 weeks we bought 90 ford ranger 2weeks took trip to centralPa started to come home and the smae thing happened as your car or truck .I do my own work #62.50to replaced thr neqw head <only way to change bearingyou can get repair books from libaray good luck