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1997 Dodge Avenger Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Dodge Avenger

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Dodge Avenger is between $441 and $540 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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1997 Dodge Avenger
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$491
Annual Repair Cost
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Sensor failure inside the distributor can cause intermittent stalling or a failure to start. In addition, the wires to the distributor are susceptible to internal damage, which can cause the same s...
Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.
A defective vehicle speed sensor can cause problems with the cruise control and speedometer operation, as well as erratic shifting. The connectors on the sensors are also susceptible to corrosi...
My AC is blowing out hot air
Hello, The engine on my 1997 Avenger just started to run rough but only when it warms up. Whe...
When it does end up sliding into gear it is really hard
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. IF THE RUBBER BOOTS ON THE LOWER LATERAL ARM BALL JOIN...
THE HEADREST GUIDE BRACKET WAS IMPROPERLY WELDED TO THE SEAT BACK FRAME ON THE PASSENGER SIDE SEA...
Overall (2 Reviews)
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February 28, 2012
1997 Dodge Avenger
I have has my 97 dodge avenger 2.5 v6 for almost 8 years. It has been a good car. it smokes a little but I put two bottles of no smoke with the honey in it, change the oil 20/50 w and take it own t...
November 29, 2011
1997 Dodge Avenger
I bought a used 1997 Avenger and it's been my favorite car in years. It gets 26 to 35 mpg. But this morning, I started it normally... turned on the headlights, and it died. Not sputtered... DIED. N...