Oil in spark plugs

Asked by Feb 14, 2017 at 12:25 AM about the 1995 Dodge Stratus 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1995 dodge stratus 2.4L. I had a
rough idle then eventually car stopped
running but would still crank. Timing belt
tensioner/bearing went out. Replaced
tensioner/bearing an still have rough idle.
Checked spark plugs an have oil in them.
Any ideal of cause/problem? Only rough idle
at low rpm sounds fine at high rpm

3 Answers

79,325

Worn piston rings or leaking valve guides. How many miles on the motor?

7,485

Oil on the spark plugs will cause the rough idle, now u gotta do a compression test to determine if it's the piston rings or head.

It has 222000

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