how expensive is it to fix an oil intake unit and is this a serious problem

Asked by Feb 10, 2015 at 06:26 PM about the 2005 Dodge Stratus SXT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

looking at a 2005 dodge stratus and the person who owns it says it needs a new oil intake
unit or the oil pan needs to be tightened.  they state the oil leaks on the exhaust and
smokes under the hood.  Is this a car we should pass by?

1 Answer

1,465

I'd look elsewhere if I were you. In case you still want to give it a try, get the car inspected by a certified shop. Each dollar you'll pay for inspection are worth it. You'll know how much it'll cost you to get it fixed.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • What is this noise? 4 answers

    Got a 2005 Dodge Stratus 2.7L. The check engine light has been on for about a year now with knock sensor reading. About a month ago, the coolant air bleeder popped off while I was driving on the h...

    2005 Dodge Stratus SXT

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Oil leak/burn problem. 4 answers

    I just installed a new (used) 2.7 engine in my car, it runs great, sounds awesome can't barley hear it running. Problem is, when i am stopped i can smell the oil burning smell inside the car, and wh...

    2001 Dodge Stratus ES

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • air intake please help 2 answers

    i have a dodge stratus 06 and i put the intake on and now the service engine light came on whats should i do

    2006 Dodge Stratus

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • ??? why my stratus won't shift out of 1st gear 24 answers

    1999 Dodge Stratus 4 Dr STD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How serious is my oil leak? What could be the cause? 6 answers

    Just bought a used farm truck out of desperation. It's in rough shape from an aesthetic standpoint but otherwise it's been well maintained. My friend borrowed my car where it sat outside for a fe...

    2002 Dodge Dakota 4 Dr Sport Quad Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Dodge Stratus Questions

Dodge Stratus Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,040
#2 Chris Daigle
Chris Daigle
Reputation 620
#3 curry22
curry22
Reputation 550
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chrysler Sebring
22 Great Deals out of 2,889 listings starting at $1,986
Used Dodge Charger
391 Great Deals out of 28,078 listings starting at $1,988
Used Dodge Neon
683 listings
Used Chevrolet Impala
588 Great Deals out of 31,465 listings starting at $799
Used Toyota Camry
1,011 Great Deals out of 90,766 listings starting at $650
Used Nissan Altima
1,026 Great Deals out of 80,832 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Accord
822 Great Deals out of 85,700 listings starting at $988
Used Dodge Intrepid
327 listings starting at $2,406
Used Honda Civic
667 Great Deals out of 89,882 listings starting at $1,299
Used Chevrolet Malibu
913 Great Deals out of 79,357 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Corolla
763 Great Deals out of 73,024 listings starting at $1,962
Used Ford Taurus
230 Great Deals out of 20,381 listings starting at $2,258
Used Ford Mustang
454 Great Deals out of 45,522 listings starting at $1,999

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.