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Crankshaft endplay
By kram660 on
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2006 Dodge Stratus SXT 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A)
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bought this car with 25 miles on it in 2006 at the dealer. drove car daily to work with and do not hot rod it. after at around 40,000 miles i noticed oil leaking from the passenger side and it was the front crankshaft seal, i replaced it and the oil-pump thinking there a blockage somewhere . 5,000 miles later i have had to replace the seal at least 6 times knowing my engine has failed me. i am no rocket scientist but i know its my main thrust bearing is bad and the crank is rundown with at least 1/10 to 2/10 of end play. i have at lest $10,000 to owe on it and i parked it in my back yard with my 1938 ford pickup. hope this helps other hard working Americans to do something about this issue.
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its a very nice interior and beautiful car that's why i purchased it .
Suggested Improvements
better quality engine parts , make it reliable
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