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2003 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 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    General Service Domestic Vehicles -> 2003-04 -> System Inspection -> Compressor -> Condenser -> Evaporator -> Receiver-Drier/Accumulator -> Refrigerant Line Restrictions -> Thermostatic Expansion Valve
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    While a detailed diagnostic procedure for all air conditioning systems would be impractical due to the many variations in construction and operation, there are three fundamental components of a total diagnosis:

    • Refrigerant systems must have an adequate, but not excessive charge.
    • Determination must be made whether the refrigerant system is governed by a cycling clutch compressor or by valves which control evaporator pressure.
    • The air distribution system (blower motor, switches, vacuum lines and air ducts) must be operational before checking the ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Type 7 -> Rotor Replacement
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 GAS

    • Remove caliper from brake rotor as outlined in "Brake Pad Service."
    • Remove rotor retaining clips if eq...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    DaimlerChrysler/AMC/Eagle Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> 2006 Charger, 2005-06 300 and Magnum, 2001-06 Sebring Convertible, Sebring Sedan & Stratus Sedan and 2001-05 Neon, Sebring Coupe & Stratus Coupe
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 GAS

    On 2006 Charger, 2005-06 300 and Magnum, 2001...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
    • Remove driveshaft nut, Fig. .
    • Disconnect tie rod end and stabilizer link.
    • Remove damper fork.
    • Disconnect lateral lower arm and compression lower arm.
    • Remove harness clip.
    • Remove driveshaft to transaxle bolt.
    • Tap center bearing bracket lightly with plastic hammer to remove ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove air cleaner resonator.
    • Remove Transaxle Control Module (TCM) mounting screws. 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 ...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Chrysler LLC Cars -> Compass & Temperature Mini Trip Computer -> Sebring Convertible & Sedan & Stratus Sedan -> Compass Calibration -> Variance Setting
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Compass Calibration

    If the CAL indicator lights, the compass will need to be calibrated. This should be done on a level surface free of large metal objects such as other vehicles, bridges, buildings, railroads and underground cables. Proceed as follows:

    • Set the mini trip computer to Compass/Temp mode using STEP Button, Fig. .
    • Press the US/M and STEP buttons simultaneously until CAL is displayed.
    • Drive the vehicle in two complete circles.
    • When the CAL indicator turns Off, compass has been calibrated and should now display proper headings.
    • Inspect for...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS

    Inlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition inlet heater hose clamp from heater core pipe.
    • Remove hose from heater core.
    • Reposition heater hose clamp from thermostat housing.
    • Remove inlet heater hose from thermostat housing.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure ...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Loosen tensioner pulley fixing nut, then remove belt.
    • Install belt ...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2003 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Decklid Components Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus  2.7 V6 FLEXDecklid Components Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 FLEX

    Components on diagram:
  • Decklid Cylinder Lock Switch
  • Connector C-320
  • Decklid Ajar Switch
  • Decklid Release Solenoid
  • Ground G-310
  • Instrument Panel Components Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus  2.7 V6 GASInstrument Panel Components Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Airbag Assembly
  • Passenger Airbag
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2003 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Door Lock Actuator LH
  • Door Lock Actuator RH
  • 2003 Dodge Stratus  2.7 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Sunroof Control Module
  • Blower Motor
  • Master Power Window Switch
  • Airbag Control Module
  • Passenger Power Window Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2003 Dodge Stratus cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION DIAGNOSTIC TEARDOWN PROCEDURE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE INITIALIZATION - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2003 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 2003 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 2003 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 2003 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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