The available V6 engines deliver spirited acceleration performance. The stereo system is more tedious. Breakage could result in a leakage of fuel, and in the presence of an ignition source, it could result a fire. Interior Features The interior of the Dodge Stratus is more like a cockpit than most mid-size cars, which gives the Stratus coupe and sedan a sportier interior ambience. This was my first car, I kept up on oil changes, tire rotations, all the basic maintenance.
While the Cirrus and Breeze were discontinued by 2001, the Stratus soldiered on until 2006, when it was finally discontinued in favor of the Dodge Avenger. Those vehicles exhibiting higher than normal fuel pump pressure will receive fuel pump modifications. Main article: The Dodge Stratus was the middle entry of the with the Cirrus being the higher-end model and the Breeze being the lower-end model. The three cars differed only in the front fascia, rear bumper, taillights, and wheels. Dodge Stratus coupe has been redesigned for 2003.
Some models offer a new, silvery material on the center dash and door panels that would look better on a bass fishing lure. During this time, sales declined as its ratings from consumer and auto magazines fell below average among mid-size cars, while the sedan market had shifted and pushed the larger Intrepid and later to record sales. Improvements to the coupe last year reduced noise, vibration and harshness. In the last years of production, engine choices were limited to the 2. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule for this campaign. Data Unavailable Third Shoulder Room in.
Failed to get data, please try again. In the affected vehicles, the passenger side sun visor may be folded down in such a position that, if the passenger frontal air bag deploys, the passenger side sun visor may detach. The downside of their sleek designs is that neither the sedan nor the coupe are extraordinarily roomy cars and rear-seat accommodations are not as comfortable as those found in the boxier mid-size cars. The Stratus sedan comes with new seat fabric for 2004. I have 1987 toyota 4runner model and I keep servicing and when needed repair it on my own. White-faced gauges lend a sporty appearance with color-keyed accents on 2004 models, and all sedans come with full instrumentation, including a tachometer and temperature gauges. The coupe now looks the sportier of the two, but both coupe and sedan offer a sportier appearance than most other mid-size cars.
It generates brisk acceleration performance. A textured material on the dash adds to the sporty theme. In the last years of production, engine choices were limited to the 2. I purchased this new end of 2003. Grille, headlamps, fog lamps and front fascia are all new.
. Owners may contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-992-1997. The sedan shares platforms with the Chrysler Sebring sedan and is built in Michigan, while the coupe shares its basic architectural structure with the Mitsubishi Eclipse and is built in Illinois. Chrysler and Dodge owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. After the discontinuation of the Stratus sedan in 2006, the assembly line and tooling were sold to the Russian concern, , which manufactured 9,000 examples of a very slightly modified Stratus from 2008 through 2010 called the. Failed to get data, please try again.
The Stratus is larger than some of the other coupes on the market, adding to its practicality. It received critical acclaim at launch, but ratings fell over time. The next midsize Dodge, the , did not include a coupe version. Stratus sedans generally seem to have nicer interior trim than the Stratus coupes. Failed to get data, please try again. Like its Chrysler counterpart, the coupe models shared very little other than the name and a few exterior styling cues with sedan and convertible models. Once ejected, you have problems.
Summary On certain 2-door coupe passenger vehicles, the fuel return line hose fitting on the electric fuel pump may be improperly molded. So a Bob Marley cd stays put in the cd player. Summary On certain passenger vehicles, the fuel return line hose fitting on the electric fuel pump may be restricted, causing excessive fuel pressure to build up in the fuel injection system. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. I like that I can gain speed quickly when turning into traffic, but this car does have a lot of problems down the road.
Not to hard remove the wiper blades then take off the shield that goes from side to side of the bottom of the front windshield under there you will find the wiper motor just remove and replace it the same way you take it out. Stratus provides excellent outward visibility for the driver, thanks to the broad and tall expanses of window glass and relatively narrow windshield pillars. Dodge made improvements to the coupe for 2003 to reduce noise, vibration and harshness. Brakes on the Stratus work reasonably well, though there is some nose dive. Dealers will install a tether strap to retain the passenger sun visor, free of charge. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The coupe was completely redesigned for 2003, with a sportier, more aggressive look.
Failed to get data, please try again. Excessive fuel pressure may result in a leak in the fuel return hose. The Stratus shared the same basic cab forward design traits as the Chrysler Cirrus and Plymouth Breeze, with a basic design that largely eliminated the look of a traditional three-box sedan and gave it larger interior dimensions than most of its competitors. Stratus coupes are a bit more refined than the sedan models, but these cars do not offer the levels of refinement found in the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry. Reading lamps are provided front and rear. The coupe models with the same names were entirely different cars; they were actually based on the. The interiors also had little variation between the three models; being almost identical, save for the name on the steering wheel, and a few available options.