2001 Dodge Stratus Repair and Maintenance
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2001 Dodge Stratus ProblemsHead Gasket May Fail Prematurely
There have been reports of premature head gasket failure; an updated gasket design is available to correct this problem.
A plugged AC evaporator drain tube can cause a water leak inside the car; usually near the front passenger's feet.
2001 Dodge Stratus Questions01 Stratus Coupe 3.0 won't run unless I hold in the mfi relay by hand its good 2 (2 answers)
The MFI relay will not come on when I turn the key on I have to energize it by hand to get the car to run.
Replaced lifters, plugs, wires, distributor cap, and timing components. Made sure #1 was at TDC and all marks lined up before, during, and after repairs. Turned crankshaft manually and it didn't feel like valves were hitting the pistons. Vehicle turns over, has spark, is getting fuel, but wil...
It's hooked up to a dead man cause something in the engine will drainnthe battery even when the car is shut off
2001 Dodge Stratus RecallsPassenger Sun Visor Propels Rearward In An Accident When The Air Bag Is Deployed
The passenger sun visor may be propelled rearward in an accident when contacted by the deployed passenger frontal air bag. Dealers will install the correct tether strap to retain the passenger sun visor free of charge to resolve the concern.
The passenger side sun visor may detach if an accident occurs with it in the down position, and the passenger front air bag is deployed, striking it. Dealers will install a tether strap to retain the visor free of charge to resolve the concern.