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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 -> Arming -> 1990-97 -> 1994-96 Cherokee -> 1998-2004 -> Except 1994-96 Cherokee -> Light Truck & Vans -> Passenger Cars
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5 V6 GAS

    Passenger Cars

    1990-97
    • Ensure no one is inside vehicle and ignition switch is in Lock position.
    • Connect battery ground cable.
    • Turn ignition switch to On position from passenger side of vehicle.
    • The SRS warning lamp should light for six to eight seconds, then remain off for at least 45 seconds to indicate if SRS is functioning properly.
    1998-2004
    • Ensure no one is inside vehicle and ignition switch is in Lock position.
    • Connect battery ground or remote cable or terminal.
    • Turn ignition On from a safe position be...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-lock Brakes -> Type 5-Bendix ABX-4 Anti-Lock Braking System -> Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Wiring Diagrams
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.0 L4 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    A DRB or equivalent scan tool is necessary to access the ABS diagnostic trouble codes. Connect the scan tool to the Data Link Connector (DLC) located under the lefthand side of the instrument panel, Figs. and . The diagnostic cycle begins when the ignition key is turned to the ON position. Refer to "Test 1A" for DRB readout and appropriate test number.

    Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation

    There are two types of diagnostic trouble codes that can be set: "Latching" and "Non-Latching." A latching code will turn on the ABS warning lamp and disable th...

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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 2.0 L4 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

    Starter, Replace -> Automatic Transaxle -> Manual Transaxle
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus 2.0 L4 GAS

    Automatic Transaxle

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove air cleaner resonator.
    • Remove Transaxle Control Module (TCM) mounting screws, then move TCM to provide access to top starter mounting bolt. Do not disconnect TCM wiring.
    • Remove bolt attaching starter to transaxle housing, then raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove battery cable nut from starter and remove cable.
    • Disconnect push on solenoid connector.
    • Remove top bolt attaching starter to transaxle housing, then starter from vehicle.
    • Clean corrosion from wire terminals before connecting wiring to solenoid.
    • Revers...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Chrysler LLC Cars -> Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warni...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.0 L4 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 -> A/C Compressor & Alternator Belt
    Vehicle: 1996 Dodge Stratus 2.0 L4 GAS

    A/C Compressor & Alternator Belt

    • Loosen T-Bolt locking nut and pivot bolt to remove and install Poly V belt and...

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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+.

    Cowl & Floor Pan Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GASCowl & Floor Pan Components Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Seat Belt Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Power Amplifier
  • Power Seat
  • Connector C-121
  • LH Door Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus  2.4 L4 GASLH Door Diagram for 1996 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • Door Speaker
  • Power Window Motor
  • Power Window Switch
  • Door Lock Motor
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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 ES 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Stratus ES 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Battery Temperature Sensor
  • A/C Pressure Switch
  • 1996 Dodge Stratus  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Stop Lamp Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Center High Mounted Stop Lamp
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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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