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1996 Dodge Stratus CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Dodge REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Air Bag System Precautions -> DaimlerChrysler -> Disarming -> 1990-97 -> 1994-96 Cherokee -> 1998-2004 -> Except 1994-96 Cherokee -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Passenger Cars
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.0 L4 GAS

    Passenger Cars

    1990-97

    It may be required to access and record all Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) prior to disarming the air bag system.

    • Place ignition switch in Lock position.
    • Disconnect and isolate battery ground cable.
    • Wait at least two minutes after disconnecting battery ground cable before doing any further work on vehicle. The air bag system is designed to retain enough voltage to deploy air bags for a short time even after battery has been disconnected.
    1998-2004

    It may be required to access and rec...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Hydraulic Brake System Controls -> Anti-Lock Brake System -> Description -> Less Anti-Lock Brake System -> Proportioning Valve -> Testing -> Type 1 Combination Valve -> Type 2 Proportioning Valve -> Type 3 Proportioning Valves -> Type 4 Proportioning Valves -> Warning Light System
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GAS

    Type 1 Combination Valve

    This valve assembly, Fig. , is comprised of a warning switch, and a dual proportioning valve.

    The warning switch detects system failure when a pressure difference occurs between the diagonally split systems. In such a case, the valve piston shuttles toward the side with the low pressure forcing the switch plunger upward over the piston's tapered shoulder. This movement closes the switch contacts causing the brake warning lamp to illuminate. Upon restoration of equalized system pressure the brake warning switch will reset.

    The proportioning v...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    DaimlerChrysler/AMC/Eagle Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> 1995-00 Breeze, Cirrus & Stratus
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5 V6 GAS

    Ref...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5 V6 GAS

    • Loosen, but do not remove, stub axle to hub/bearing retaining nut while vehicle is on floor and brakes applied, then raise and support vehicle and remove front wheel and tire assembly.
    • Remove brake caliper and support aside, then the brake disc.
    • Remove tie rod end attaching nut, then the tie rod end stud from steering knuckle using remover tool No. MB-991113, or equivalent.
    • Remove vehicle speed sensor cable routing bracket.
    • Remove cotter pin and castle nut from stud of lower ball joint at steering knuckle.
    • Turn steering knuckle so front of knuckle is facing as far outboard in ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Unplug field circuit from alternator.
    • Remove B+ terminal cover by spreading cover with a small flat blade tool.
    • Remove B+ terminal nut and wire.
    • Loosen adjusting T-bolt, but do not remove.
    • Loosen pivot bolt, but do not remove.
    • Loosen adjusting bolt to allow removal of alternator drive belt.
    • Remove adjusting T-bolt.
    • Remove pivot bolt. Do not drop spacer.
    • Release alternator from mounting b...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Chrysler LLC Cars -> Low Coolant Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5 V6 GAS

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5 V6 GAS

    • Remove air inlet resonator, then drain coolant into a suitable container.
    • Remove upper radiator crossmember.
    • Remove hose clamps and hoses from radiator.
    • Disconnect engine block heater electrical wire, if equipped.
    • Disconnect and plug automatic trans...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Loosen T-Bolt locking nut and pivot bolt to replace Poly V-belt and/or adjust belt tension.
    • Tighten adju...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Lower LH I/P Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GASLower LH I/P Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Body Control Module
  • Junction Block
  • Connector C-122
  • Connector C-123
  • Roof Panel Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GASRoof Panel Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Dome Lamp
  • Junction Block
  • Left Visor Lamp
  • Overhead Map Lamp
  • Sunroof Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Dodge Stratus  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Battery Temperature Sensor
  • A/C Pressure Switch
  • 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Radio
  • Ignition Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Power Antenna
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHOR INSTALLATION - REV
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION DIAGNOSTIC TEARDOWN PROCEDURE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1996 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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