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1999 Dodge Stratus Gauges & auto-locks not working

I just bought a used 1999 Dodge Stratus a few days ago from a local dealership, and a few times I'd found that the gauges on the dashboard and the switch to lock/unlock the car wouldn't work. For the first few times, I was able to turn the car off and back on, and then it would work again. All day today, none of those things have worked since early this morning and I'm not sure what could be the problem. Is it a simple electrical problem? Where in the car do I go to fix it? Have some wires just come loose and need put back in the right places? Please help if you can, I'd really like to get this fixed. If I need to take it to a professional for this I'd like to do it as soon as possible.

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  • sebr1226kk Aug 31, 2008

    Thanks for the help, we're going to take it to the dealership to see what they can do about it on Tuesday.
    We bought it as is, should it still have a 30-day warranty?
    We've been thinking there were just some things wiggling loose that finally came undone...



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If you just bought it you should have a 30 day warrenty on it. they should fix the problem at no cost. chances are it's a few loose plugs but why take a chance if you don't have to. good luck

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