Dodge - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Dodge models

The following chart shows the Dodge models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Dodge has sold far more Durango model cars than the D150 model.

Table 1. Compare Dodge models

Dodge Model Number of Problems
  Durango
12,749
  Ram 1500
12,111
  Grand Caravan
11,267
  Caravan
6,625
  Dakota
6,297
  Ram 2500
6,247
  Charger
5,935
  Journey
5,115
  Intrepid
4,543
  Avenger
3,200
  Ram 3500
3,000
  RAM
2,699
  Neon
2,557
  Stratus
2,476
  Caliber
2,320
  Dart
2,038
  Nitro
1,705
  Challenger
1,454
  Magnum
1,362
  Sprinter
374
  Ram Van
207
  Ram 5500
84
  Viper
62
  Ram 4500
39
  SRT-4
35
  B350
21
  Ram 250
21
  D250
19
  B150
14
  D350
11
  B250
10
  Shadow
6
  Dynasty
6
  Stealth
5
  Lancer
4
  Ram Van 2500
4
  Durango Hybrid
3
  Spirit
2
  Colt
2
  Colt Vista
2
  D150
2

Number of problems reported for all models of Dodge built from year 1996 to 2019.

Owners of Dodge cars have reported a total of 94,633 problems across all Dodge models built from year 1996 to 2019. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Dodge models, is 3937.4. Cars from Dodge's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (7,120 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Dodge
5,946
  1997 Dodge
4,069
  1998 Dodge
5,164
  1999 Dodge
6,607
  2000 Dodge
5,472
  2001 Dodge
5,254
  2002 Dodge
3,850
  2003 Dodge
4,059
  2004 Dodge
4,201
  2005 Dodge
7,120
  2006 Dodge
5,856
  2007 Dodge
4,998
  2008 Dodge
6,698
  2009 Dodge
4,814
  2010 Dodge
4,325
  2011 Dodge
4,284
  2012 Dodge
3,866
  2013 Dodge
3,621
  2014 Dodge
2,205
  2015 Dodge
1,181
  2016 Dodge
623
  2017 Dodge
180
  2018 Dodge
103
  2019 Dodge
2

Common problems of Dodge Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Dodge cars. The number one most common problem of Dodge cars is related to the vehicle's electrical system, with 13,831 problems reported. The second most common Dodge car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (13,446 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Dodge vehicles



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