Open the trunk you should be able to pull back the carpet against the back it might have clips or screws holding it if so remove them then pull back the carpet and you should be able to access the lights just pull it out some require a half turn first then simply change the bulb!
Note: On the 2005 Stratus 4dr SXT, when you pull back the carpet you must unscrew 3 large plastic wing nuts so that the tail light assembly can pulled away from the frame to get to the bulb. But still a very easy fix :)
You need to SWAP THEM!
There are three black caps that screw off in the trunk behind the brake light itself unscrew them and the assembly comes out then change bulb
faulty brake light switch (on pedal)
Brake lights could stay on in a 1999 Dodge Stratus because of a short in the wiring. If the headlamps are off and the brake lights are still on, check the wiring for the brake lights that is inside the trunk. Sometimes cargo in the trunk can interfere with the lights.
under the carpet in the trunk
Light amber color when new. Will turn dark brown with age.
Possibly bad brake light switch, or broken/disconnected wiring.
tail lights circuit
You can access the middle brake light from the inside of your 2000 Dodge Neon cargo compartment. Remove the brake light wiring harness. Remove the brake light retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new brake light.
Hey Laura==The whole tail light housing has to come off and the bulbs just come out from the rear. GoodluckJoe
You can access the brake light assembly from the cargo compartment of your 1998 Dodge Neon. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the brake light. Remove the brake light retaining bolts. The brake light will come out. Reverse the process to install your new brake light.
Inside the trunk there is a turnable thumb screws where the brake lights are. Twist screws off and the brake light pops out.
From th einside of the trunk there are three plastic wing nuts that hve to be removed in order to remove the taillight. Once the taillight is out You can remove the bulb by turning it Counter clockwise.
Answer50 miles are left when the fuel light comes on in a Dodge Stratus.
tail/stop/turn signal bulb # 3057 park/turn signal bulb # 3157NA
Defective or misaligned stop light switch check the bulb, brake filament might be burnt out
try the multifunction switch located on the steering column .
Brake light performance code. Most often caused by a bad brake light switch. Can be caused by corroded conections or damaged wiring, Remote car starter installers are famous for causing this fault.
The DECK caution light signifies that your trunk is open.
what do you have to do to change the center brake light
Under the dash, near the top of the brake pedal arm.
Check the stop light switch - usually located at the upper end of the brake pedal under dash area
The red brake light on the dash means that the brake fluid is low or the parking brake is on.
If the check engine light is blinking on your 2005 Dodge Stratus, you most likely have a sensor that is damaged or requires replacement. You can check this by accessing the diagnostic computer at the dealership.