2006 Dodge Charger Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Dodge Charger

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2006 Dodge Charger Problems

Transmission Shift Quality Issues

A harsh 4-3 downshift or other shift quality issues may develop. Revised transmission control module (TCM) software has been released to address these concerns.

Cable Failure in Window Regulator/Motor May Cause Power Windows to Become Inoperative

One or more of the power windows may become inoperative, it is commonly caused by failure of the window motor or a cable in the window regulator. The window motor & regulator may need to be replaced as assembly.

PCM/TCM Software Updates Will Address Shifting Problems

If you experience rough shift and/or shuddering during gear shifting, software updates to the powertrain control and transmission control modules (PCM and TCM) are available which may address these problems. On higher mileage vehicles, a mechanical failure may exhibit similar symptoms. Proper diagnoses should be performed before any repairs or software upgrades are attempted.

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2006 Dodge Charger Questions

What do these codes mean, p2503 u1402? Had to have alternator replaced. (1 answer)

Have had problems with my 06 dodge Daytona since I got it. Had to have sunroof replaced, tie rods replaced, battery in trunk replaced. Ebs light stayed on. Gear shifter stuck had to have that replaced ,gas, filled up n car stalled constantly till I wasted 1/4 of my gas. Airbags replaced. This was...

i have a 2006 dodge charger i recently had my motor rebuilt and transmission rebuilt but my car still wont pull what can it be (1 answer)

What will cause my car not to start? (1 answer)

replaced radiator, water pump, timing chain, battery. Was running fine. Had built up oil in oil pan. cleaned oil pan and pick-up tool. Now she acts like she wants to crank but won't

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2006 Dodge Charger Recalls

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment

The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.

Driver's Front Air Bag Defect

In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.

Front Airbag Inflator Module

Upon deployment the driver's front airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the driver's front airbag inflator to correct this concern. Note: this recall supersedes, in part, recall #14V-354. 

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2006 Dodge Charger Reviews

2006 Dodge Charger, Sun roof leaks, when the wind blows the sand gets inside the car even in the glove compartment, the Gear Shift lock up, because the cheap plastic pin broke. I had to replace the ECM/PCM and the darn car still isn't performing right, Dealer can't fine the problem. I had this car in and out of the dealership for 3 years now, and the dealer still can't locate the problem, they...
I have a 2006 Dodge Charger SE 3.5L V6. It only has 67,000 miles on it and I was just told by my mechanic that my engine is blown! I've read several reviews and found that this is a common problem in the 2006 Charger. NOT good!
If you are into looks, this is the car for you. It is one sexy car. If you are like the rest of us that actually worries about money out of your pocket stay the heck away from this car. I bought my 2006 Dodge Charger SE in 2006 with about a couple of thousands miles on it. Since then at 150K I've had to change brakes almost yearly. There are some other minor issues like squeaking and rattling s...

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