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
12,894
  Ram 1500
12,159
  Grand Caravan
11,406
  Caravan
6,651
  Dakota
6,310
  Ram 2500
6,261
  Charger
6,019
  Journey
5,279
  Intrepid
4,545
  Avenger
3,250
  Ram 3500
3,014
  RAM
2,699
  Neon
2,557
  Stratus
2,478
  Caliber
2,345
  Dart
2,161
  Nitro
1,739
  Challenger
1,488
  Magnum
1,373
  Sprinter
377
  Ram Van
210
  Ram 5500
84
  Viper
62
  Ram 4500
39
  SRT-4
35
  B350
21
  Ram 250
21
  D250
19
  B150
14
  D350
11
  B250
10
  Durango Hybrid
3
  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 95,538 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 3975.5. Cars from Dodge's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (7,136 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Dodge
5,947
  1997 Dodge
4,067
  1998 Dodge
5,166
  1999 Dodge
6,609
  2000 Dodge
5,476
  2001 Dodge
5,252
  2002 Dodge
3,853
  2003 Dodge
4,067
  2004 Dodge
4,216
  2005 Dodge
7,136
  2006 Dodge
5,910
  2007 Dodge
5,042
  2008 Dodge
6,748
  2009 Dodge
4,850
  2010 Dodge
4,404
  2011 Dodge
4,328
  2012 Dodge
3,926
  2013 Dodge
3,730
  2014 Dodge
2,290
  2015 Dodge
1,313
  2016 Dodge
737
  2017 Dodge
202
  2018 Dodge
132
  2019 Dodge
10

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 14,001 problems reported. The second most common Dodge car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (13,571 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Dodge vehicles



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