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How To Test For A Blown Head Gasket (2.5L V6 Stratus/Cirrus)

How To Test For A Blown Head Gasket (2.5L V6 Stratus/Cirrus)

A blown head gasket on your 2.5L V6 Dodge Stratus (2.5L V6 Chrysler Cirrus) can be easily diagnosed with four easy tests. These four test can be easily done by the do-it-yourself'er without having to take the car to the auto repair...   read more >>

How To Test The Cam Sensor Inside The Distributor (2.5L Chrysler)

How To Test The Cam Sensor Inside The Distributor (2.5L Chrysler)

Testing the camshaft position sensor, which is located inside the distributor, can be done with a multimeter and I'll show you how in this tutorial. The cam sensor test in this tutorial is a very accurate way of testing the camshaft position...   read more >>

How To Test Engine Compression (2.5L V6 Chrysler)

How To Test Engine Compression (2.5L V6 Chrysler)

One of the most overlooked tests, when diagnosing a rough idle or no start condition, is the engine's compression. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to do and interpret the results of your ‘Dry’ and ‘Wet’ engine...   read more >>

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (1998-2000 2.5L Stratus/Cirrus)

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (1998-2000 2.5L Stratus/Cirrus)

A diagnostic trouble code P0135 can be easily diagnosed on your 1998, 1999, or 2000 2.5L V6 equipped Dodge Stratus or Chrysler Cirrus. A trouble code P0135 refers to an upstream heater element problem... and with the help of this tutorial you'll...   read more >>

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (2.5L V6 Chrysler)

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (2.5L V6 Chrysler)

Testing the fuel injectors on the 2.5L V6 Chrysler/Dodge engine can be quite a challenge since 3 of the 6 fuel injectors are underneath the intake manifold plenum. This means that if you suspect that you've got a bad fuel injector (causing a...   read more >>

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (1995-1997 2.5L Stratus/Cirrus)

Oxygen Sensor Heater Test -P0135 (1995-1997 2.5L Stratus/Cirrus)

This tutorial will help you test the front oxygen sensor heater element and expertly diagnose trouble code P0135: O2 Sensor 1/1 Heater Failure. You'll be able to check that the upstream O2 sensor is getting power and ground. You'll also learn...   read more >>

How To Test The Throttle Position Sensor (1995-1997 2.5L V6 Chrysler)

How To Test The Throttle Position Sensor (1995-1997 2.5L V6 Chrysler)

If the check engine light is shining ‘nice and bright’ due to a throttle position sensor (TPS) trouble code... this tutorial will help you test it with a multimeter (no scan tool required). The throttle position sensor is probably...   read more >>

How To Test The MAP Sensor (2.5L V6 Chrysler)

How To Test The MAP Sensor (2.5L V6 Chrysler)

In this tutorial, I'll show you how to test the manifold absolute pressure (MAP) sensor on your 2.5L V6 equipped Stratus (Cirrus, Avenger, or Sebring) using a simple multimeter. Tutorial contents at a quick glance: Symptoms Of A BAD MAP...   read more >>