Won't start

Asked by Mar 21, 2018 at 11:47 PM about the 2004 Dodge Stratus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just bought this car & can't get it to start. What
should be the 1st thing I should do to fix it? It's
been sitting for about 6mos.

1 Answer

8,775

get it to crank (turn over) , check for spark , the fuel may be bad after sitting try an octane booster or purge the gas line from the schrader valve see what comes out , pour gas in the throttle if you have spark see if it fires

Your Answer:

Dodge Stratus Experts

  • #1
    Chris Daigle
    Reputation
    680
  • #2
    curry22
    Reputation
    590
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    530
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chrysler Sebring
4 Great Deals out of 181 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Impala
39 Great Deals out of 1,043 listings starting at $1,994
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
45 listings starting at $7,988
Used Honda Civic
167 Great Deals out of 4,966 listings starting at $399
Used Honda Accord
60 Great Deals out of 1,673 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Ram 1500
11 Great Deals out of 456 listings starting at $3,900
Used Ford Mustang
41 Great Deals out of 1,595 listings starting at $1,980
Used Toyota Camry
70 Great Deals out of 1,795 listings starting at $2,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.