2008 Dodge Charger Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Dodge Charger

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2008 Dodge Charger Problems

Rough Idle, shuttering.

I purchased a 2010 dodge charger sxt with 42k miles.. after a week of owning it, it developed a rough idle and occasional shutter and hesitation during acceleration and braking. Rough Idle upon leaving the brakes from a stop, and slow down from fast speeds. Rough Idle around 550RPMs until about 900,1000 RPMs. Have had brakes, throttle body, idle valve, engine mounts, brakes checked, rotors and discs all checked and resulted in no concern on t...

Power Window Not Working Due to Failed Window Regulator and/or Motor

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.

Odor from HVAC vents

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.

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2008 Dodge Charger Questions

ESM intermittently freezes up. (1 answer)

All the segments light up on the gearshift indicator and transmission will not shift until gearshift is put back in park and then back to drive.

My car turned off while running (1 answer)

I was driving into town my car turned off and luckly I was able to pull into a store but had to leave my Car there because it wouldn't turn on went back a couple hours later still didn't turn on so my car is sitting at a store I know it's not the battery because everything turns on ex...

my car started making a winey noise while driving so I pulled over then my dash (2 answers)

lights blinked turned off car didn't start back up tried jumping it. still didn't start

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2008 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.

Ignition Key May Stick Between Positions in Ignition Key Cylinder

The ignition key may stick between desired positions in the ignition key cylinder mechanism, and may move between positions while driving. This can cause the engine to shut off and electrical accessories to stop operating. Dealers will repair this concern free of charge (a repair procedure is still under development as of the time of this writing).

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2008 Dodge Charger Reviews

Brakes went at 19,000 refused to cover warrenty numerous ball joints, tie rods issues under recall for igintion problems sometime some things like windshield wipers heating do not work. high cost of maintence last american car i will buy
Front ball joints replaced 3 times in two years. Not the problem now. I got a engine red light and the code reading is P0108 My plate renewal is 10/30/12 and I've got the pass an E-check. What can I do to correct this problem. I'm no mechanic to these newer cars. Can you advise me, what to do. Thanks Joe
How much can it cost me to replace the motor of an 08 Dodge Charger?Advice greatly needed please and will be highly appreciated.

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