Dodge Stratus Soft Brake Pedal Causes

If your Dodge Stratus has a soft brake pedal, it is a sign of a serious brake system issue. It’s usually caused by air entering the system in some way through a leak.  This article covers the six most common causes of a soft brake pedal as well as a solid diagnostic order if you … Read more

Dodge Stratus Bad Fuel Mileage: Causes

If you’re filling your car up regularly and still getting crummy mileage, there are a few things that could be to blame. In this post, we’ll explore some of the most common reasons your Dodge Stratus is getting bad gas mileage. Before diving in, it’s important to note whether or not your Stratus’s check engine … Read more

Dodge Stratus Metal Shavings in Oil: Causes

If your Dodge Stratus has metal shavings in the oil, it almost always indicates engine damage, but it’s not always easy to tell what is causing the issue. This article will help you figure out what’s going on with your car. Metal shavings accompanied by a knocking sound typically indicate your Stratus has spun a … Read more

Dodge Stratus RPM Goes Up and Down While Parked: Causes

When your Dodge Stratus is in Park, its engine RPM level (revolutions per minute) should stay relatively even. If it doesn’t, there’s likely something wrong with your engine. If your car’s check engine light is on, we’ve provided the most common causes of RPMs going up and down while in Park and the common codes … Read more

Dodge Stratus: Symptoms of Bad Shocks or Struts

Shocks and struts typically don’t last for the lifetime of a vehicle, If your Dodge Stratus is experiencing poor handling, excessive wear on tires and suspension components, or a jarring noise, it likely has bad shocks or struts. If your Stratus is experiencing any steering problems, it’s vital to check your car out immediately, as … Read more

Dodge Stratus Tire Pressure Light: Causes + How to Fix

The TPMS light indicates that your Dodge Stratus’s tire pressure is above or below the minimum threshold set by the manufacturer.   The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) light is the most common warning light on a modern vehicle. If you have a TPMS warning light, your car’s tire pressure must be checked. If your Dodge … Read more