2008 Dodge Nitro Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Dodge Nitro
- what is problem with 08 nitro that drives well until engine warms then cuts off?
- Check engine light came on in my 2008 Nitro.Seems to run fine.
- FROZEN CALIPER PRICE
- the enigine light and the electronic throttle light came whats the problem?
- I had engine light come on at 115500 miles tried to drive 3 more miles to servic
2008 Dodge Nitro Problems
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.
One or more of the power door locks may become inoperative. Our technicians tell us that modifications to the door hardware and door panel may be necessary to correct this issue.
The courtesy lights and liftgate ajar light may illuminate intermittently. Our technicians tell us that switching the wires at the liftgate ajar switch connector will correct this condition.
2008 Dodge Nitro Questions
Brought it to repair shop, but they say they don't know what the problem is. They'd recently changed the oil and replaced the plugs and (1)of the coils so that it starts and runs well til the engine is warmed, then it starts cutting out. I do ok as long as i drive with (2) feet at about...
the truck did give me any problem but i am a little worried
plus the back wiper starts going off. all of this happens when i am driving or sitting. i can turn it off and it still keeps doing all of these things. Has anyone experienced this if so what was wrong. The service department at my local dealership told me they could't diaganose problem unles...
2008 Dodge Nitro Recalls
The 4 wheel drive transfer case is protected from the hot exhaust system by a heat shield. This shield can come loose and rub on the drive shaft. Over time, this rubbing could weaken and potentially cause the drive shaft to break, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will add a support bracket to the heat shield to correct this concern.
The parking brake lever clutch drum may not secure the vehicle when the parking brake is thought to be engaged. This may allow the vehicle to roll unexpectedly. Dealers will replace the park brake lever assembly. The Chrysler recall number is H28. This recall began on October 27, 2008.
2008 Dodge Nitro Reviews
I hear a humming sound for one month. Sounds like its coming from the front of the car. The sound occurs while driving. It gets a little loud with faster speed. The sound stops while at rest. What could be causing this problem. I have recently had a tune-up and fuel injection cleaning. Did not solve the problem.
I own an auto repair business and my sister owns a 2008 Dodge Nitro SXT. I perform all of the serivice work but I have noticed some odd problems that I have rarely seen on other vehicles. I have replaced both calipers due to binding and not releasing before 80K miles. She has 80K on the original spark plugs, but I'm going to change them tomorrow. The tire pressure monitor likes to turn on the l...
we have a 2008 dodge nitro. in the summer with the airconditioning running and we come to a sudden stop from say 40mph the trany goes to neutral and dont go back into gear until we out itn park then back into drive. recently we have another problem. when we use the key fob to remotely open the car, the horn beebs irregularly (without any rythem like the panic does) the windshield wipers and fl...