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

Dodge Stratus Only One Wiper Working: 4 Main Causes

If you find yourself in a situation where only one of Dodge Stratus’s windshield wipers is working, there’s a lot you can do to get it fixed at home. We know that when only one windshield wiper is working, your Stratus’s windshield wiper motor is still functional.  So we don’t need to check the windshield … Read more

Dodge Stratus Horn Not Working: 5 Most Common Causes

A functioning horn is one of a vehicle’s most critical safety features. If your Dodge Stratus’s horn isn’t working, there are a few potential causes. We’ll cover each of them, starting with the easiest and most likely issues and working from there. A test light can make diagnosing a horn that isn’t working much easier. … Read more

Dodge Stratus P0100: Meaning, Causes, How to Fix

P0100 is a generic OBD2 trouble code that indicates an issue with your Dodge Stratus’s Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor.   This code is usually caused by a MAF sensor that is faulty, dirty or a wiring issue related to it. It may be tempting to replace your Stratus’s MAF sensor without checking the electrical system … Read more

Dodge Stratus Sloshing Sound (How to Find and Fix)

A mysterious noise you don’t know the source of is one of the most stressful things that can happen during vehicle ownership. If your Dodge Stratus is making a sloshing sound while driving it, this is the guide for you. If your Stratus makes a sound like sloshing water while driving, this is undoubtedly a … Read more