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
13,028
  Ram 1500
12,201
  Grand Caravan
11,567
  Caravan
6,690
  Dakota
6,318
  Ram 2500
6,275
  Charger
6,107
  Journey
5,426
  Intrepid
4,546
  Avenger
3,293
  Ram 3500
3,024
  RAM
2,699
  Neon
2,560
  Stratus
2,480
  Caliber
2,392
  Dart
2,296
  Nitro
1,760
  Challenger
1,519
  Magnum
1,379
  Sprinter
380
  Ram Van
211
  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 2019 to 1996.

Owners of Dodge cars have reported a total of 96,474 problems across all Dodge models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Dodge models, is 4014.5. Cars from Dodge's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (7,154 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Dodge
16
  2018 Dodge
168
  2017 Dodge
237
  2016 Dodge
863
  2015 Dodge
1,408
  2014 Dodge
2,390
  2013 Dodge
3,863
  2012 Dodge
3,976
  2011 Dodge
4,358
  2010 Dodge
4,470
  2009 Dodge
4,894
  2008 Dodge
6,825
  2007 Dodge
5,088
  2006 Dodge
5,941
  2005 Dodge
7,154
  2004 Dodge
4,225
  2003 Dodge
4,072
  2002 Dodge
3,865
  2001 Dodge
5,261
  2000 Dodge
5,480
  1999 Dodge
6,610
  1998 Dodge
5,169
  1997 Dodge
4,067
  1996 Dodge
5,947

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 14,167 problems reported. The second most common Dodge car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (13,684 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Dodge vehicles



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