2001 Dodge Stratus Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Dodge Stratus
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2001 Dodge Stratus ProblemsFailure in Spark Plug Tube Seals May Cause Misfire and Poor Fuel Economy
Spark plug tube seals fail, causing the tubes to fill with engine oil and the engine to misfire. As a result, the engine may run poorly and fuel economy can suffer.
The automatic transmission used in these vehicles have had a high failure rate. Failures can be due to internal component or electrical component failure.
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 May Detach In Collision
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.