2003 Dodge Stratus REPAIR MANUAL -- HOW TO FIX YOUR CAR OR TRUCK

Auto Parts Search


2003 Dodge Stratus CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Dodge REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

Learn how to repair a car or truck, install or remove parts, wire an engine, reset warning lights, replace fuel filter, fix auto body and more. Get Automotix DIY!

Help me findSearch

Select Section

Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2003 Dodge Stratus car and truck repair procedures including Dodge engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Dodge Stratus automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
DIY REPAIR SAMPLES > CONTINUE EXPLORING >
Using the Automotix DIY repair procedures will save you hundreds and even thousands of dollars! In addition, it will save you hours of touring the city searching for Dodge mechanics you can trust. The Automotix DIY solution is particularly affordable. A full access to the entire DIY repair procedures and diagrams for your 2003 Dodge Stratus vehicle will cost less than a single gallon of gas. Here are some of the DIY repair tips and procedures you will find here:

A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

Compressor Service -> Visteon HS15 Compressor -> Inspection
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Inspect friction surfaces of clutch plate for wear. Replace if excessive wear or scoring is present.
  • Inspect friction surfaces of clutch plate for oil contamination. If friction surfaces are oily, clutch plate needs to be replaced.
  • Inspect shaft...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES

BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Type 6 -> Rotor Replacement
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Remove caliper from brake rotor as outlined in "Brake Pad Service."
  • Remove rotor. I...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES

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 2.4 L4 GAS

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

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

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 ...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner assembly.
  • Disconnect starter electrical connectors.
  • Remove starter mounting bolts, then the star...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Cars -> Check Engine Lamp -> Avenger Coupe, Colt, Laser, Sebring Coupe, Stealth, Stratus Coupe, Summit & Talon
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS

When the ignition is turned On, the lamp will light for 2-3 seconds as a bulb inspection. If the lamp remains on, a fault in a PCM monitored system is indicated. After servicing the indicated component, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp can be reset by clearing the PCM memory. The PCM memo...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES

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 ...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Dodge Stratus AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> A/C Compressor/Alternator Belt -> Power Steering Pump Belt
Vehicle: 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 FLEX

A/C Compressor/Alternator Belt

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove righthand front wheel and splash shield.
  • Loosen tensioner locking bolt and pivot bolt.
  • Rotate tensioner clockwise to allow slack, then remove belt.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Power Steering Pump Belt

  • R...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES

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 Release Solenoid Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus  2.7 V6 FLEXDecklid Release Solenoid Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.7 V6 FLEX

Components on diagram:
  • Decklid Release Solenoid/Ajar Switch Connector
  • Roof Connections Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus  2.4 L4 GASRoof Connections Diagram for 2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Sunroof Switch
  • Dome Lamp
  • Visor Lamp
  • Sunroof Control Module
  • Overhead Map Lamp
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus PARTS/COMPONENTS LOCATION DIAGRAMS!

    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  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Dodge Stratus 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Backup Light Switch
  • Automatic Anti-Glare Inside Mirror
  • Park Neutral Position Switch
  • ETACS ECU
  • 2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Seat Belt Switch
  • Ignition Switch
  • Combination Meter
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus WIRING DIAGRAMS!

    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
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS!

    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

    CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2003 Dodge Stratus SPECIFICATIONS DATA!

    Shop online for auto body parts, engines, wheels, lights...

    Click here to view more details about 2002 Dodge Stratus Bumper Cover, Front2002 Dodge Stratus Bumper Cover, Front.

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $47.68

    Click here to view more details2005 Dodge Stratus Wiper Blade, Front, Driver Or Passenger Side, Rear, With universal plastic adapters; AutoTrust Silver products are guaranteed to meet or exceed the original manufacturer's standards and quality; <b>Backed by a 3-year limited warranty</b>; If the part breaks or is damaged anytime within 3 years from purchase, simply cover shipping and handling and we will send you a new part..

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $7.47

    Click here to view more details2016 Dodge Dart Driver Side Manual Door Mirror, Driver Side Manual Door Door Mirror; Textured, , .

    Source: Wheels / Rims, Mirrors & Lights Store

    $50.50

    Click here to view more details about 1995 Dodge Stratus ES V6, 2.5 L, 2497 CC, 152 CID Rebuilt Engine1995 Dodge Stratus ES V6, 2.5 L, 2497 CC, 152 CID Rebuilt Engine, FWD, non turbo, roller cam, with balance assembly, (supplied with new head casting)., Warranty: 3-Year/100,000 Mile, .

    Source: Rebuilt Engines Store

    $1,558.00

    Click here to view more details2005 Dodge Stratus Used Rear Lower Control Arm, Passenger Side, 2.4, AUTO, FWD R, Trailing Arms; Sdn, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $89.00

    Click here to view more details2000 Dodge Stratus Used Ignition Switch W/Key, W/ KEY, Convertible, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $75.00
    More parts
    Help me findSearch
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find
    Search DIY repair manuals by VIN...
    Vehicle Identification Number is a unique serial number used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles

    Find out what info we have for your vehicle

    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!
    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!Access diagrams and repair information such as wiring diagrams, diagnosis and repair charts, manufacturer service bulletins, and OEM Part numbers of your 2003 Dodge Stratus vehicle.
    Access the Complete guide!
    Need To Fix Your Car or Truck?
    Save Money With Free Car Insurance Quote
    FREE car insurance quote
    Enter Zip Code:
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find