Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
170,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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1998 Dodge Stratus electrical problems

electrical problem

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1998 Dodge Stratus Owner Comments

problem #1

Nov 252003

Stratus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 170,000 miles


Battery light indicator on panel coming on/off leading to light glitches on speed indicator panel, radio clock, interior lights, headlights, rear defrost coming on by itself and glitching on the odometer reading. Car battery showing 11 volts out of 12 for cold start and alternator already changed out have receipt to show this past month.

- Elmendorf, TX, USA

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