2012 Dodge Avenger Repair and Maintenance
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2012 Dodge Avenger ProblemsEngine May Not Start at Times
The anti-theft system may cause a no start condition due to electrostatic discharge (ESD) affecting the wireless control module (WCM). There is an updated WCM to correct this issue.
The automatic transmission can develop problems like erratic shifting, rough shifting, or delayed gear engagement. Repairs for many of these problems are outlined in service bulletins.
A knocking sound my be heard from the engine at times with the air conditioning on. The cause could be the AC compressor itself, if that is the case there is an updated AC compressor to correct this issue.
2012 Dodge Avenger QuestionsThe engine light and the throttle body came on and I just replaced it (1 answer)
Just had my photo body part replaced now put under light and the engine light is on what to do
I have an odd steering problem, but what other problems are seen with this car? For one, I blow through tires.....
Last year as winter approached my car developed a steering issue that feels like a rack and pinion issue. It loosens up as it warms up. And is no problem if you are pressing the gas. The steering fluid is full. Problem is on just one side. Summer went by with no issue both this summer and last. I...
2012 Dodge Avenger RecallsActive Head Restraints May Not Function As Expected
Active head restraints are designed to move forward and upward as necessary in the event of a rear end collision. These vehicles are being recalled because an internal fault in the occupant restraint control module could cause the active head restraints not to function as expected, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will reprogram the Totally Integrated Power Module (TIPM) or replace the occupant restraint control module as necessary to correct this concern.