2002 Dodge Durango - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2002 Dodge Durango

432 problems have been reported for the 2002 Dodge Durango.
The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for 2002 Dodge Durango.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's suspension
with 119 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train
(63 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2002 Dodge Durango

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2002 Dodge Durango in the United States are 35,759 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Dodge Durango owners in the last 16 years is 432, and the age of the vehicle is 16, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2002 Dodge Durango in 2002.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

1

2017

11

2016

10

2015

20

2014

13

2013

11

2012

17

2011

12

2010

14

2009

16

2008

30

2007

15

2006

25

2005

41

2004

72

2003

64

2002

2

Compare the 2002 Dodge Durango with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Dodge Durango,
the following table can be used to compare the 2002 Dodge Durango
with the Dodge Durango from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2002 Durango is 432
while the average number of problems reported for the 21 model years of the Dodge Durango is 580.

Table 3. Compare the 2002 Dodge Durango with other model years