2009 Dodge Journey Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Dodge Journey
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2009 Dodge Journey ProblemsVibration on Brake Application
A pulsation may be felt in the brake pedal or steering wheel on brake application. This is commonly caused by warped brake rotors. The front rotors are commonly at fault but the rears should be checked also. Warped rotors will need to be re-machined or replaced to correct this concern.
An engine overheating condition may develop due to a coolant flow issue. Our technicians tell us that debris may block the cylinder head coolant port at the primary thermostat housing. Removing the debris should correct this concern.
Dampness inside the vehicle may be the result of a water leak, most commonly caused by improperly sealed body seams. Once the source of the leak has been determined the affected area should be properly sealed.
2009 Dodge Journey QuestionsMy gas gauge,horn,cab lights,door lock button,back window wiper cruse don't work (1 answer)
Some recalls but none on all of these problems
My dodge journey 2009 has a code problem and I don't know what is the cause
Came on...had diagnosed was advised its gear 3 & 4 module problems..which rep said could be a cyclinode ...please help ..what do i need 2 do
2009 Dodge Journey RecallsPower Steering Hose Ruptures And Leaks
The power steering return hose may rupture and leak at engine start up after being exposed to cold temperatures. Dealers will replace the power steering return hoses, steel tubes and power steering oil cooler free of charge to resolve the concern.
The vehicle's air bags may not deploy as needed in an accident, resulting in increased risk of occupant injury. Additionally, the air bags could deploy inadvertently without an accident, causing loss of vehicle control. Dealers will replace the air bag control unit free of charge to resolve the concern.
If the ignition key unexpectedly moves to the OFF or ACCESSORY position, the engine will turn off. This will depower various safety systems including but not limited to airbags, power steering, and power braking. Loss of functionality of these systems may increase the risk of crash and/or injury in the event of a crash. The weight of extra items on the ignition key ring can be a contributing factor to this unexpected occurrence. Until this recall is completed customers are advised to remove all other items from the ignition key ring. Dealers will modify the ignition switch to correct this concern.