2004 Dodge Stratus Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Dodge Stratus

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2004 Dodge Stratus
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1,202
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265
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737
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329
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57
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2004 Dodge Stratus Problems

Recall to inspect front, lower ball joints
The was a recall on some models to inspect the front, lower ball joints and replace any that are damaged.
Starting Issues and Trouble Code Due to Defective Cam/Crankshaft Sensor

When a no start condition is caused by a faulty camshaft or crankshaft sensor, related fault codes stored in the powertrain control module (PCM) should not be trusted. Our technicians tell us that under certain conditions a fault code can be stored for the "good" sensor. Care should be taken to properly diagnose this condition.

Failure 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.

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2004 Dodge Stratus Questions

Rack and pinion needs replaced....anybody know about how much a shop would cost (1 answer)

Need round about estimate for repairs.

Rack and pinion... .
2004
I know part runs $174
No power steering at all. Dangerous. Single mom. Need advice

pressure in gas tank,remove cap,car dies,evap canister repaired.withoutcap run (1 answer)

is fuel pump leaking in tank and when you remove cap there is not enough pressure for car to run? I've never heard of a pressurized tank to make the car run. sounds dangerous

Water in drivers side floorboard when ac is on (1 answer)

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2004 Dodge Stratus Recalls

Passenger 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.

The Fuel Return Line Fitting at the Fuel Pump May Leak

The fuel return line hose fitting on the fuel pump may have been improperly molded and may allow fuel leakage. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire. Dealers will replace the fuel pump. The recall began August 9, 2004.

Fuel Return Line May Be Restricted

The fuel return line fitting on the fuel pump may be restricted, increasing the potential for a fuel leak due to excessive fuel pressure. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can result in a fire. Dealers will inspect the fuel pump pressure and modify those showing higher than normal fuel pressures. The recall began December 15, 2003. The Chrysler recall number is C38.

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2004 Dodge Stratus Reviews

My daughter has a 2004 Stratus that we are prepairing to retire. She takes very good care of her car and has all the recommended oil changes, tune ups etc. She got the car in 2011. in the 4 years she has owned the car has had numerous problems including the check engine light going on randomly with no explanation after having it checked multiple times, it makes a loud whistling sound when she a...
I have a 2004, the transmission is slipping, needs a new timing belt, the brakes are squeaking.Other than these problems everything is minor.
leased this car new in March of 2004 I have 67000 miles on it and love it. After the lease i bought it.

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