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Experience:  ASE Master Tech, 32 years Diag/Electrical Specialist
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How to remove the engine cover on a 2008 Dodge grand caravan

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How to remove the engine cover on a 2008 Dodge grand caravan 4.0L.
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Customer: just need to remove the cover to replace altenator.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: if I can. if i can get to the alt. with out breaking plastic cover.
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Customer: no
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

Hello, are you talking about the plastci cover on top of engine? the protective cover?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi ***** the plastic cover on top of the Engine. I need to remove this to get to the Altenator. thanks
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

That cover is kind of clipped on, One has to use hands at say each corner to pop it off thelocking studs on the upper intake, See this pic of underside. also a link for the alternator

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks Randall got the cover off easy just wanted to make sure there wasn't a hidden screw and break the cover. Thanks again
Expert:  Randall C replied 1 year ago.

your welcome, please take the time to rate my service provided, Thanks