The V6 uses a four-speed automatic transmission and can pull a 3700-pound trailer. In addition to improving the fuel economy of your Durango, regularly replacing your air filter will put less strain on your engine. If you feel you have received this message in error, please view our customer care or access your here. More because it's stronger; and less because it simply feels less like a truck than the former Durango, despite its size. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. The all-new 2004 Dodge Durango is smooth and powerful with either of the two V8 engines. These inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.
This recall superseded the passenger air bag portion of recall 14V-354. Also at about 92,000 miles there were severe overheating issues that Pepboys and the Dodge dealer could not pinpoint. In those short five years the Durango has gone from innovative to dated by its competition. Note: This recall has been superseded by recall 16V-352. Owners of the recalled vehicles complained about being treated unfairly and given take-it-or-leave-it low ball settlement offers. The rack-and-pinion steering provides a tight turning circle.
Virgin Islands, Saipan, Guam, and American Samoa are addressed by this recall. Loading the car seats requires some tricky maneuvering. The roofline slopes briefly downward at the rear, where the liftgate window leans to meet it. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. We especially like the simple black-on-white gauges and rectangular black Venetian-blind style heating and cooling vents. I get an avg of about 16.
There are several examples of this throughout the net, so please do your research before you decide to purchase consider running the prospective vehicle through a car wash before purchasing to see if the engine shudders. Moreover, they replaced the manifold, water pump, clutch fan, head gasket, etc and still could not figure it out; you want to talk about wasting my time? The rear seat easily flips forward with the touch of one hand, and the seatback flops flat just as easily. We'd like to see a drag race. So long as you take care of the issue described above, I think you'll find it to be a great vehicle at a bargain of similar sized vehicles. If you are in the market for the most fuel-efficient Dodge Durango model, you can turn your sights to the turbocharged engine. Chrysler's number for this recall is T82. For all other vehicles, Chrysler notified owners and the recall began on February 3, 2015.
It is evidenced during moderate to heavy rain as the engine will shake and sputter or even stall. Dodge claims they reduce the stopping distance from 60 mph by 15 feet, compared to the previous Durango. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey for about 500,000 vehicles, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how 2000 through 2018 vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403 or Kidde customer service service toll-free at 1-855-262-3540, or online at www. The new four-spoke steering wheel is nice.
Mitsubishi owners will be notified by their company. The third element is more subtle. But the Dodge truck image is macho, and it works. This is no small virtue. For the first time, a V6 is available. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead.
The 2016 Dodge Durangos in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 65 kilometers per hour about 60 percent of the kilometers driven. Remedy Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. Have we mentioned all the reports of due to oil sludge? About 3 different mechanic's recommend a new engine. The recall for Mitsubishi started on June 24, 2015. My test vehicle arrived with a standard third-row seat. We drove the Durango off-road and didn't hit bottom over the ruts in the dirt in spite of driving it aggressively over some rough terrain.
The 2004 Dodge Durango with 4. These extinguishers may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher. The aerodynamics are fine tuned, including the mirrors and the subtle ducktail at the trailing edge of the hood under the wipers, for reducing wind noise over the windshield. The Durango handles securely, but it isn't particularly agile. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Within minutes behind the wheel of a 4.