really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
49,216 miles

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problem #2

Aug 222003

(reported on)


  • Automatic transmission
  • 3,000 miles
Transmission fluid leaked from the vehicle and eventually the transmission was replaced with a rebuilt one. All four ball joints were and tie rods were replaced. The vehicle experienced electrical problems, because the back brake light continued to blow out. The front hub bearings and seals were replaced.

- Enon, OH, USA

problem #1

Aug 122003

(reported on)

Durango 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Consumer called complaining about having problems with the upper bolt joints. He was aware of the new investigation. Manufacturer was contacted, and stated that they had no recalls. There was continued squeaking in the front end. Sway bar and tie rods were replaced.

- Bronx, NY, USA