How do you repair a Valve tap in Plymouth acclaim?

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"Mechanic in a can" get some engine clean, diesel, or some trans fluid; drain a quart of oil out of the engine; then put a quart of what ever you got in to the engine replacing the oil you just drained; run it till it's warm, drain it all out and change the oil and filter; start it up check for leaks and see if your noise is gone; repeat if nessesary; do not drive around for 3000 miles. you can try this with marval mystery oil too.
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How do you remove the radio of a 1994 Plymouth Acclaim?

Remove the plastic cover surrounding the stereo and air conditioning knobs/vents. Use a flat screwdriver with the tip covered with tape (not to scratch anything). Slip the screwdriver under the plastic cover and pry off, not too hard. If you wiggle around you will find the clips holding it in. Pry near the clips so you don't crack anything. Once the cover is off you should be able to see the bolts holding the radio in. Take the bolts out and pull the stereo out. Unplug the wires and the antenna. Now you have an empty space to add a new after market stereo, I recommend an Alpine.

What are the valve timing marks for a '91 Plymouth Acclaim?

If you have a 6 cylinder 3.0L the timing marks are located on the crankshaft gear for the timing belt (its just a notch on the rear of the gear just spin it clockwise until you find it) that lines up with a notch that sicks out from the block just above it. The camshaft marks are little arrows on the camshaft gears which line up with little marks on the cover plates that close the back of the gears in (about 1 o'clock)

How do you reset the clock on a 1993 Plymouth Acclaim?

If the radio is factory installed you should find two small holes on the right hand side of the radio with a H and a M under them. Turn the radio on and punch with a ball point pen in the H for the hour and M for the minutes. Hope this help. If you do not find the H and M listed above you will need to use the instructions in the next paragraph. The radio display must be showing the time, if not, press the SEL button. 1. Press the SET button and "P" will be displayed. 2. Press the SEL button and the hour will be displayed. 3. Rotate the tuning knob to change the hour setting. If you have a tuning button, push the button up or down to change the setting. 4. Press the SEL button again to display minutes. 5. Rotate tuning knob or press tuning button to change the minute setting. 6. Press the SEL button one more time to complete procedure.

Where is the horn assembly on a 1992 Plymouth Acclaim?

Answer . There are two (2) horns behind front bumper. I believe that right side is high tone and left side is low tone.

How do you check out the heater bypass valve with a vacuum gauge in an 89 Plymouth Acclaim 2.5L?

Discard the valve all together and plug the vacuum line as if there was no bypass valve

How do you replace a starter in a 1991 Plymouth acclaim?

1 Disconnect negative battery cable. Remove the 3 bolts attaching the starter to the engine/transaxle. Remove the heat shield and its clamp, if so equipped. Remove the 2 electrical wire connector terminal nuts and remove the wiring connectors from the starter. Remove the starter from vehicle. Clean all wire terminals of dirt,grease or corrosion. Reattach the electrical wire connectors and secure with the mounting nuts. Tighten the starter solenoid B+ nut to 80 inch lbs, and the solenoid wire to starter nut to 55 inch lbs. Reinstall the heat shield if one was removed.

How do you remove the dash from a 95 Plymouth acclaim?

There are five bolts on top of the dash after you remove the cover near the windsheild. There are two more bolts. On both sides near the bottom base panels close to the lower dash mounts. These donot have to come completely off just enough to tilt and lift the dash out of place. All connectors and air ducts must be removed including the center console, gear shift housing, radio, headlamp switch, instrument panel, glove box, defroster switch, and heating/air temperature control module. The steering column must be dropped to remove the instrument panel and the dash.. F. Garay

How do you install radiator on Plymouth acclaim?

Answer . slide radiator down into position behind the radiator support\nattach the air conditioning condenser to the radiator if so equipped,with force of 10Lbs to seat the radiator assembly lower rubber isolators in the mount holes provided\ntighten the radiator mounting screws to 9 ft. lbs.\nconnect the automatic transaxle hoses,if so equipped,tighten the hose clamps to 35 inch lbs\nslide the fan shroud,fan and motor down into the clips on the lower radiator flange .install new shroud retaining clips\ninstall upper and lower radiator hoses including the coolant reserve hose\nplug the fan motor electrical connection and attach the negative battery cable\nfill the cooling system with coolant

Where is the electronic brain on a 1993 Plymouth acclaim?

Answer . The "brain" (SBEC or Single Board Engine Controller) is located directly behind the battery tray. You have to remove the air cleaner duct to gain access.

Do you have a diagram for a Plymouth Acclaim serpentine belt?

Answer . \nIt depends on the year model of the car and the engine that you have.

Where is the horn located on a 1993 Plymouth acclaim?

Answer . There are two horns behind front bumper on each side in between turn signal lights.

How do you get the starter off a 1992 Plymouth Acclaim?

Answer . Remove upper upper mounting bolt and nut. Raise and support front of vehicle. Remove lower mounting bolt and remove starter.

What is the retail value of a 1994 Plymouth Acclaim?

I bought a 94 acclaim in Jan. 07 with a damaged title for $2000. It only had body damage to the passenger door and part of the back door but then someone tried to open the door and it bent the front fender. That was the reason for the damaged title but it only had 29,000 miles on it when I bought it and now it's almost to 36,000 original miles. Very durable car and a year later I'm glad I made the purchase. . Answer . i just bought a gently used 94 acclaim for 2200$.... but it only had 60,000 miles on it and it was truly gently used..

What does a time delay relay do on Plymouth acclaim?

Time delay relay A relay which responds to a signal with a certain delay. In some ignition systems, a time delay relay allows for full vacuum advance 20-30 seconds after start-up, after which control is again taken up by the TCS; some cars have an additional time delay relay which delays vacuum advance about 30 seconds after the transmission has been shifted to high gear .

Where are the fuel filters on a 1992 Plymouth acclaim?

Answer . There is only 1 filter, its under the passenger side of the car, right before you get to the back tire... its a silver round thing, should be real easy to find cause nothing else under there has hoses going to it.

Does the valves bend when the timing belt breaks on a 91 Plymouth acclaim 3.0 v6?

Answer . \nOn my 94, (same engine) the belt broke and when it was replaced (big job) it ran just fine.

Where is the idle air control valve on a 1994 Plymouth acclaim?

Answer . On the front of the Throttle Body, its held in by 2 Star Screws.

Where is the O2 sensor on a 1990 Plymouth Acclaim?

The sensor is between the cab and engine. its in the back of the engine not the front like many other vechiles.

Where is the thermostat located on a 1994 Plymouth acclaim?

Answer . Follow the upper radiator hose to its end. The thermostat is located right about there.

Where is the starter located on a 1991 plymouth acclaim?

Four cylinder it is on the back, under the manifolds. Six cylinder,it is on the front under the exhaust manifold.

Why is there no heat in my 1989 Plymouth Acclaim?

Low coolant?. Bad thermostat?. Heater core plugged, restricted, or airbound?. ======= . Good answers by original poster. I would recommend replacing the t-stat first. Its pretty straightforward. If that doesnt solve your problem, our 89 acclaim's have a heater valve (it shuts off coolant flow to the heater core when the a/c is activated to increase the efficiency of the a/c) by the firewall that can stick or lose vacuum (broken vacuum line). Check that next. Lastly, I would take the lines off the heater core and run a garden hose up to it. This will "backflush" any accumulated crud out of the heater core. I do this to my Acclaim every fall and cant believe the crap that comes out!. =======. When the heater went out in my car, I went in and found out that it was the heater control valve. Check it out.

How do you drain radiator 93 Plymouth acclaim?

open hood. look inside and find the compartment where you add coolant. run your hand down that (tight fit) and then to the left.. There should be a small black plug.. Its a bit of a pain to get out. I cant get to it easily unless im under the car...but then JUST LOOSEN it while your under, then go back and do it the rest of the way from the top. If you loosen it from the bottom too much you will get a mouth full of coolant...

What kind of refrigerant does a 1993 Plymouth Acclaim use that has a service valve on the compressor that looks like a tire valve?

if the cap is green, your ac system uses R22 coolant. If it's PINK, then it uses R410a coolant

Where is the starter on a 1994 plymouth acclaim?

On the 2.5L, it is under the intake/exhaust on the back of the engine. On the 3.0L it is below the exhaust manifold on the front

How costly is a Valve tap repair?

The cost of a valve tap repair will vary based on various factors.If you do it yourself, it may cost about $40 but if you take to aprofession mechanic, you can pay up to $60.

How do you open the hood on a 1994 Plymouth Acclaim?

Pull the hood release lever near the parking brake on the bottom of the driver's side dash. Push the lever under the hood up and push up on the hood.

Where is the ECM on a 1994 Plymouth Acclaim?

Next to the incoming air hose to the the air cleaner... air cleaner inlet... on the drivers side fender.

Plymouth acclaim 1993 automatic transmission?

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Where is the Asd on a Plymouth acclaim?

On my 1990 it is the middle relay on the left fender between the battery and the shock tower.

1995 Plymouth Acclaim Repair Fuel Pump Steps or Procedure?

1995 Plymouth Acclaim Repair Fuel Pump Steps or Procedure?. What I need to do to remove the Fuel Pump and put the new one in?. Does the pressure gas is off ones the Fuel Pump is not working?. Does I need to remove the negative cable of the batterry and open the outside gas tank cap or lid?. "Please as soon you can answer, sent the answer to my e-mail address", as follow; Thanks,. Miguel A. San Antonio

Lights on 90 Plymouth acclaim not work?

Try looking under left side of dash in fuse box my 89 has a fuse for each headlight yours might also.

Where is the thermostat housing on a 95 Plymouth acclaim?

on the front of the eng. with a hose, take the nut on top and bottom move dip stick to left and other part to right,then you take the next nuts off and pull on hose and the thermostat will come out.

Where is the thermostat on a 1992 Plymouth acclaim?

The black radiator hose comes out of the upper left of the radiator. Follow it to where it connects to the engine block at the top center of the engine. It is just to the left of the ignition coil. That is the thermostat housing. Remove the bolts holding the housing, and the thermostat will be there.

How do you repair water leak into headlight assembly in Plymouth Acclaim?

according to a Chrysler technical bulletin on this issue you need to drill a small hole in the top center of the plastic housing that surrounds the headlight. this will allow moisture out.

Why is your airbag light on in your 1993 Plymouth acclaim?

The airbag light turns on when the airbag computer detects a malfunction and sets a code.

Why does a 92 Plymouth acclaim over heat?

Be more informative on "over heats". Is it being driven along time before it over heats? Is the guage showing hot but not boiling out the radiator, is there steam coming from under the hood, is there a sign of leaking under the passenger side dash or under the firewall on the ground, have you had the thermostate replaced, is the water pump leaking?

Why your 1989 Plymouth acclaim wont start?

Could be any number of things: . no gas in the tank, . dead battery, . clogged fuel filter, . broken spark plug wires, . defective starter motor,

Where is the fuel filter for 1989 Plymouth acclaim?

Usually between the fuel tank and the engine.. Ok, it is near the fuel tank, on the passenger side.. I have a 1994 Plymouth Acclaim I hope it is in the same spot as yours.

Where does oil go in 1990 Plymouth acclaim?

On the engine block you should see a large black cap. Take that cap off and put the oil directly in there. (This is for a V6 Engine). ***The opening is large enough for you to see in. I would recommend wiping the rim on the inside of the opening to check for oil residue. This way you know for sure you have the right opening.***

Can i repair the valve seating in a pillar tap?

\nYes it can be repaired to a point. There is a tool called a reseater which grinds the valve seat to make it smooth and grind out fine cracks. The seat can only be reseated a number of times before its too flat in which case the tap would then need to be replaced.

Where is the cps on a 1990 Plymouth acclaim 3.0l?

The cam position sensor is inside the distributor, under the cap and rotor. There isn't a crank sensor.

What are tapping valves?

Tapping valves is a noise made by too much clearance between the valve lifter and the valve. Modern engines have hydraulic lifters. If you have too little oil pressure or run the engine low on oil, the lifters will make noise. The lifter can also wear out.

Where is 89 Plymouth acclaim where is the starter located at?

starter on 2.5 4cyl is located on back side of motor by drivers compartment easyest to get to from under car.

Where is the 91 Plymouth Acclaim speed sensor?

it is on the back of the transaxle of the transmission its an oval piece with a two part wire going into it.

1992 Plymouth Acclaim what Refrigerant is to be used?

My 1991 Plymouth Acclaim manual says mine is R12, but I can't say for the '92 It was built with R12, should be retrofitted to R134a.

Why will my Plymouth acclaim not move?

maybe you should try putting it in a drive. its the D letter on the gear switch =)

Where is the starter on a 92' Plymouth acclaim?

On the 2.5L, it is under the intake/exhaust on the back of the engine. On the 3.0L it is below the exhaust manifold on the front.

Where is the ecm connection on your 1991 Plymouth Acclaim?

The ECM on mine (2.5L of that year) is to the right side of the battery, up against the frame, integrated with the air intake.

Where is the thermostat on a 1993 Plymouth acclaim?

\n. It is under the housing where the upper radiator hose hooks to the engine.

Where is the 92 Plymouth Acclaim speed sensor?

It is located on the backside of the engine/transmssion assemblyagainst the firewall. It is screwed into the diff houing and iseasier to get to from beneath the car.