1998 Dodge Stratus User Reviews

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    1998 Dodge Stratus 4 Dr STD Sedan Review

    Amazing — Welcome to the Stratus!! Designed by Chrysler, this car features the cab forward design based in the 1987 Lamborghini Portofino, a 4-door sedan. This car, along with its bigger cousins like the dodge Intrepid, Chrsyler Concorde, Chrysler LHS, Chrysler Cirrus, Plymouth Breeze, were very succesful in the market, yet they encountered some problems. For example, the 2.4L engine suffered premature head gasket failure and many other reliability problems that hindered the sales of the vehicle. In addition, any simple repair seems to be a nightmare due to the lack of space and placement of basic parts, like the battery. However, Chrsyler impressed the public with this car as it has a cavernous trunk and a spacious back seat. Acceleration seems to be good, but could be improved with a bigger and more powerful V6 and th ability to have a manual transmission. Car has standard arbags, a/c, power windows/mirrors/locks and it's a car that would last for years

    Pros: extremely good looks, cold-ice a/c, variety of standard equipment, space in the trunk, enormous back seat, quietness in the cabin, superior audio system, powerful I-4, but most important, MADE IN AMERICA.

    Cons: gas guzzler, repairs are hard, visibility in the rear, no standard CD player, no manual transmission

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    1998 Dodge Stratus 4 Dr ES Sedan Review

    Pretty Good Car — i have a 1998 dodge stratus es sedan with multi-point fuel injection, performance chip, and a 4 in. performance muffler, and lowered suspension. it runs pretty good looks good with neons, i have red neon, nice looking car

    Owner for 3 years, 0 months

    Miles Driven per Year:1,000

    Pros: good gas mileage, dependable, gets up in high RPM's really quick    

    Cons: hardly any engine mods, not that popular, hard to find any mods for the car

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2006 Dodge Stratus Reviews

    Great Car For The Money By don_tolbert

    Bought this car in 2007 and have only had to replace front brake disks and hub bearing, tires and oil. Of course the regular maintenance stuff too. Love it. It's been coast to coast and daily drive... Read More

    Well Made By johnboy2866

    I like the overall appearance of the car and its reliability, handling and fuel economy. Wish it had a little more get up and go but most definetly happy with it. Not the sports car I am used to drivi... Read More

    2005 Dodge Stratus Reviews

    I Liked My 1998 So Much That I Bought A 2005 When I Decided To Upgrade. By Sharon

    I have only had to do normal maintenance on this car. No major repairs. My only complaint is that I wish the cup holders were more conveniently placed and that there was a light in the cigarette light... Read More

    2005 Dodge Stratus Sxt - A Pleasure To Drive By beranek05stratus

    This vehicle has been very reliable & has made it through several long road trips. I have been very pleased with the ride, the ease of driving and the sharp, sporty style. It is a favorite of the vehi... Read More

    2004 Dodge Stratus Reviews

    Great Car By Brightwell2016

    Awesome car and easy and cheap to fix. I love my Stratus ! The only problem is that mine has "Paint Cancer" due to the cheap dodge paint , lets just say the sun eats at it worse than most cars , othe... Read More

    Performs Well Holding The Road. Great Pick Up. Overall Good Sporty Car. By Dodgecoupe2

    I do not like the paint on the Dodge bumpers. It does not hold up well at all. The dash is warping seems to be a problem with these cars. The power on this 3.0 is good the handling and response is ter... Read More

    2003 Dodge Stratus Reviews

    It's Really Good Car In General. By CalebG1996

    I've had my 03' Stratus for about 2 months now. It's been a really good car. The only down side is it has a couple of issues. I've fixed a couple of things and all of which were fairly cheap and easy ... Read More

    Eclipse In Dodge Clothing By Chelette

    Car is a great all around car has pleanty of power for whatever you would like to do and gets great gas mileage at the same time. Car size is huge for a coupe pleanty of room for 4 adults. Read More

    2002 Dodge Stratus Reviews

    I Really Like This Car! By phyggie

    I like everything about this car including the classy design. I dislike the repair costs. I cannot recommend this car to a friend because repairs are just too costly and dealership costs are way ove... Read More

    Amazing Sports Car At A Fraction Of The Cost By Kory

    I loved everything about my baby! AND I BABYED it! 5 speed had lots of power, and driving it was so much fun I would go driving around for no reason. The Infinity sound system was the best factory sys... Read More

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