Dodge Nitro - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Dodge Nitro owners have reported a total of 1,739 problems for their cars built in the 7 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Dodge Nitro. The 2007 Dodge Nitro cars have the most problems reported (940 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Dodge Nitro

Model Year Number of Problems
  2012 Nitro
2
  2011 Nitro
150
  2010 Nitro
83
  2009 Nitro
47
  2008 Nitro
516
  2007 Nitro
940
  2005 Nitro
1

  Common problems of Dodge Nitro

The following chart shows the 24 most common problems for Dodge Nitro cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (447 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's fuel system, gasoline (208 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Dodge Nitro

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Electrical System
447
  Gasoline Fuel System
208
  Other Fuel System
137
  Engine And Engine Cooling
129
  Equipment
123
  Power Train
111
  Air Bag
92
  Visibility
76
  Structure
69
  Service Brakes
67
   
  Exterior Lighting
56
  Vehicle Speed Control
38
  Electronic Stability Control
37
  Latches/locks/linkage
36
  Steering
35
  Unknown Or Other
16
  Wheel
13
  Parking Brake
12
  Suspension
12
  Tire
9
  Seat Belt
7
  Seats
6
  Traction Control System
2
  Child Seat
1


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