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Fans don't work. Engine gets warm when idling or city driving. Fuses are good. I can't find a relay or a temperature sensor.
I have a 97 stratus es with 2.5v6, the car has been great! Although my brakes have started squealing extremely loud, I just replaced brakes and rotors in may! I upgraded to the better brakes cause I had always had some brake noise and was told to upgrade to these pads to relieve that noise, now when I hit the brakes I'm getting loud squealing out of the drivers front brake and feels as if it's pulling or digging into the rotor! I have taken it to numerous mechanics and even paid $80 for a dodge dealership to find out what's wrong and nobody can find anything! I personally thought I had a stuck caliper but everyone says that they are good, brake pads r <75%, rotors are new.... I have no clue what else can be done at this point but is annoying to have your car sounding so bad yet can't get it fixed even though you want too! It's not the tires or a balance issue or a rotation issue or alignment! It is brakes but everything checks out fine???
my air conditionar needs to be charged and i would like to do it myself. Where do I add the refigerant?? What line is it in referance to the Enguine?
i have a problem with my brakes they will not pump up and i put a new master cylinder on it and still nothing what should i do
Service engine light is on. The code reader numbers that come up are PO156 & PO455, don't know what needs done to fix it. The light didnt come on until the oil & filter was changed.
how much to fix passanger side front and rear door damange from and accident
AFTER I TURN THE ENGINE OFF THERE IS A STEADY STREAM OF WATER JUST BEHIND THE PASSENGER'S SIDE WHEEL IF IT IS THE WATER PUMP WHAT IS THE COST OF REPLACING IT.
mechanics keep saying it costs more to fix the problem because of how much work it would take, than it would to just replace the motor. the price i was quoted was around $2,000 for labor and parts to replace motor. Car can still run but makes horrible noise and cant gain much speed now. I need to know if this is the best option and price....
In June my timing belt broke and the night it broke the car went dead, we got stopped and put it in park. When we got back in it to take it out of park to push it off the road it won't come out of park. Anyone know why
I have a '97 Dogde Stratus 2.4DOHC with an Automatic transmission. I have no Spark on #2 and #3 Cylinders. I have tested the Iginition Coil, both Primery and Secondary sides check within specification and I have replaced the Spark plug wires. I have replaced the Crank Shaft and Cam Shaft Sensors. I have checked the timing and it is set in the right position. HELP!!!!!!!!!!
heat blows hot air AC blows cold air but stays at one slow speed no matter what number the nob is turned too
happens all the time
my car just shut off and now it will not start just clicks the lights and everything work as if the battery is strong but will not turn over just clicks could it be the battery or a fuse and if a fuse what fuse
When I try to start my Dodge I continually blow the Powertrain Control Module,ASD relay fuse. I've replaced the coil and still have the same problem. It usually starts after 4-5 fuse replacements then runs fine. Any suggestions?
I want to know why my car putts and acts like it going to cut off when i start it up. but then i cut the a/c on and it seems to stop the putting noise and runns fine. another thing i just got a tune up and when i go to start my car it seems like it doesnt want to start and i have to tap the gas to get it started and then when it cranked it putts and and acts like its going to cut off. a/c makes it run right please help. my mom thinks its the converter,or the fuel injectors or the alternator. by the way it has a 2.4 motor
the tachometer works usually on start up, but then drops to 0 also at the same time the mileage cannot be read
When ever I'm driving there is a sound coming from my front tires,it sounds like I'm driving with flat tires.iT also makes a sound when I am turning.It started with my right front tire but now has moved to my left.The fast I got the louder the sound.I can also feel more when ever I push the gas pedal.What could be the cause for this?
Problem: Speedometer not working, Check engine light on, Transmission in limp mode will go forward in 2nd gear only, auto locks not locking at 15mph. Fault Codes are PO500, PO700, PO720, PO731.
I have a 2002 dodge stratus i just had my heads reworked changed the water pump thermostat and got a new radiator my temperture gauge shows my car is running hot when i step on the gas or get up to 70mph the temp gauge goes up as soon as i come off the gas the temp gauge goes down to where it suppose to be and there are no coolant leaks visible could it be the sensor is messed up and reading wrong
My engine light is on I took the car to AAMCO for free check and they told me is the code PO172 if somebody knows what is the meaning of this? Please! Thanks!
Where is the Drain Port for Airconditioner on 2001 Dodge Stratus R/T inside the car.
No diagnostic code; not yet. Just had car in shop and mechanic replaced transmission with used one that had 80,000 miles on it. My Dodge is a 2001 with 153,000 miles on it. Also he replaced front wheel bearings and said I needed new pads , rotors on the front also. After spending nearly $2,000 with him, we are waiting a bit before spending another $200 for rotors/pads. But my question is this; since we got it back I have noticed that there are no noises until you turn on the AC. There is then a groaning/ moaning sound that last less than ten seconds, it seems to play out with no further noises or results. The AC is working fine and perhaps I did not hear this noise because the old transmission was so loud. I am guessing it is the beginning of a bad compressor. Please advise as to what it could be ? If the compressor, how long may it have? Can it wait until Spring since I am already deep in 150,000K actual miles repairs!
My dodge has 213,000 miles i am happy with it, but recently it started to runs rough first thing in the morning than about 30 seconds later it started to run smooth again,and now it is doing it others times through out the day instead of in the mornings. any suggestions. thanks
I have a rough idle problem in my car and i suspect the EGR valve. I am not able to locate it. Can someone help me find this.
Just started recently, fan only runs on 4 nothing at all on 1,2,3 and of coarse 0 too.
we changed the thermostat in the car (which was very time consuming by the way), but the car still overheats after a short drive. what does bleeding do because we forgot to do that?
My problem is I own a 99 Dodge Stratus that was given to me by my Church the problem is the car has some kind of electrical issue and it doesn't seem like the mechanic can figure it out. It has been in the shop off and on for several months and the problem persists. The gauges, windshield wipers and headlights only work on occasion and the mechanic can't seem to figure out why. The car was donated to me so I don't know much about it's past but obviously this is a serious issue since I can't ever be sure I will have windshield wipers or headlights or gauges do you have any idea what may be causing this, it is weird and I my mechanic actually through his hands up yesterday and said he had no idea what is causing this do you know what is wrong?
I have added some new fuel and some fuel injector cleaning additive. Vehicle will crank but does not fire.
when i drive my car it over heats but when checking the temp under the hood it reads normal. the thermostat is also new. could it be the radiator?
Sometimes while driving, it feels like there is a drag, like the emergency brake is on. Or like it's in low gear. When taking my foot off the brake, it doesn.'t coast smoothly but feels like it will stop within a few feet. Then the next time I drive it, everything is fine.