key wont come out of starter when its cold outside.

5

Asked by Jan 01, 2011 at 03:17 PM about the 2002 Dodge Stratus ES

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when its cold outside and i try to turn my car off it will only turn to acs. i have to turn the car on and off 3 to 4 times befor it will let me remove the key.

1 Answer

Sometimes this happens to me, and usually it's because my car isn't all the way in park. I squeeze the gearshift one more time while pushing forward to ensure its all the way in gear then my key always comes out. Also be sure you turned the key all the way off.

Your Answer

Dodge Stratus Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,100
  • #2
    Chris Daigle
    Reputation
    660
  • #3
    curry22
    Reputation
    590
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
460 Great Deals out of 42,894 listings starting at $1,488
Used Honda Accord
909 Great Deals out of 79,343 listings starting at $1,295
Used Honda Civic
736 Great Deals out of 54,088 listings starting at $1,495
Used Dodge Neon
516 listings starting at $999
Used Dodge Intrepid
246 listings starting at $849
Used Kia Optima
559 Great Deals out of 32,045 listings starting at $2,200
Used Chrysler Sebring
24 Great Deals out of 2,585 listings starting at $1,500
Used Hyundai Sonata
811 Great Deals out of 53,481 listings starting at $795

Used Cars For Sale

2004 Dodge Stratus ES For Sale
7 listings starting at $1,950

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.