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2004!dodge stratus engine light flashing. Just replaced all

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2004!dodge stratus engine light flashing . Just replaced all injectors coil packs and o2 sensors and its running as bad as before I replaced but now it's spitting fuel out of exhaust
JA: Have you located all of the vehicle's oxygen sensors? Are the wires leading to and from each intact and in good shape?
Customer: All are brand new
JA: Are you fixing your Stratus yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Just replaced all the above stuff. Car was initially throwing injector codes and cylinder misfire codes
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: It now has po300 po202 po132 codes
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  kalamykid replied 3 months ago.

Have you done a compression test on all of the cylinders yet?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Not yet but in process
Expert:  kalamykid replied 3 months ago.

The first thing you need to do is a compression test so we know what you are working with. Let me know what all cylinder readings are please. And make sure to wright each one down,as I need to know what each cylinders actual readings are please.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
125-130 in all cylinders
Expert:  kalamykid replied 3 months ago.

Did you test with all the plugs out or one plug at a time? What where each cylinders readings?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
One at a time 2-124 4-125 6-132 1-123 3-130 5-128
Expert:  kalamykid replied 3 months ago.

Is this the 3.0 or the 2.7?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
2.7 gas
Expert:  kalamykid replied 3 months ago.

Those numbers are to low. The comp test should have readings over 170. With the low numbers, you need to check the timing chain and guides.