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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2008 Dodge Magnum

2008 Dodge Magnum

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2008 Dodge Magnum Problems

Suspension & Steering -- Verified

A squeak may be heard from the base of the steering column while turning the steering wheel. The noise may be coming from the lower seal on the steering shaft. Lubrication of the seal will commonly correct this problem.

Electrical & Lights -- Verified

Software updates are available which may correct various electrical problems with the interior features and lighting.

Drive Train -- Verified

Rear differential and axle seals are prone to repeated leaks.

Drive Train -- Verified

Often misdiagnosed as a transmission oil pan gasket leak, the electrical connector on the automatic transmission may leak.

Heating & Air Conditioning -- Verified

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.

2008 Dodge Magnum Recalls (Recent)

Drive Train, November 10, 2008

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On vehicles equipped with the police option package and a column mounted shifter, the gearshift cable may become disconnected from its mounting bracket, causing the position display to be incorrect. This can result in the vehicle moving in a unexpected direction, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will add a redundant locking mechanism to the gearshift cable at the mounting bracket. The recall is expected to begin on November 10, 2008. The Dodge recall number is H37.

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Drive Train, July 1, 2008

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The axle hub nuts on the rear wheels may not be crimped properly, which will allow the nuts to loosen and possibly allow the rear axles to separate from the hubs. This will cause a loss of power and vehicle acceleration. Dealers will replace the axle hub nuts. The Dodge recall number is H23. This recall began during July, 2008.

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2008 Dodge Magnum Questions and Answers

TMag08, 2008 Dodge Magnum, 2.7L V6, Sicklerville, NJ

Where do i put the transmission fluid at and what kind so i need?¿

sylviashrv, 2008 Dodge Magnum, Fairburn, GA

My car will not start. The lights come on and everything but the car will start but when we turn it off and try to restart it it doesnt.

Visitor, 2008 Dodge Magnum, 3.5L V6, Harrisonville, MO

I have recently noticed that my turn signals have quit working. The hazards still work and if I leave the turn signal switch activated, the signal will randomly come on. Did notice that if I have t...

Dyana, 2008 Dodge Magnum, Chardon, OH

Cost of the two censors is small. 16 to 26 bucks each. Where can I go to get info on installing them? Haynes does not cover it. They say take it to a dealer.

maxmaxali, 2008 Dodge Magnum, 2.7L V6, Garland, TX

I need the firing order ,2008 Dodge Magnum 2.7L.Thanks

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