2010 Dodge Nitro Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Dodge Nitro

2010 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.

The manual transmission may jump out of first gear. Our technicians tell us that replacing the first gear and 1-2 synchronizer should correct this concern.

A chirp noise may be noted from the serpentine belt when the steering wheel is at full lock and the engine is at idle. Our technicians tell us a revised belt tensioner is available to correct this concern.

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2010 Dodge Nitro Questions

What could be causing this. I drove it last night and it was fine. This morning went out to start it and these lights stayed on and it was making a slight banging noise. And the truck stayed cold. Wouldnt warm up at all. What could this be

The vehicle is also running quietly but the noise starts once heater is on.

What specific parts to change on a 2010 dodge nitro doing a tune up?

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2010 Dodge Nitro Recalls

Chrysler has recalled certain 2010 Dodge Nitro, Dodge Ram, Jeep Liberty, and Jeep Wrangler models because they may have been built with an improperly formed master cylinder to hydraulic control unit (HCU) brake tube assembly end flare. This can lead to a loss of brake fluid and reduced braking performance, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the brake tubes free of charge.

Some vehicles may have been assembled with a deformed brake booster input rod retainer or no retainer at all. As a result, the brakes may fail without warning, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will install a new brake booster input rod retainer to correct this problem. This recall is expected to begin during February 2010. The Chrysler recall number is J37.

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2010 Dodge Nitro Reviews

This is really been a great cardio only issue that I have noticed is the one report that I have put on here recently about the fan belt when the car is idleing will turn on and it will make this horrible noise.. It makes me wonder what is grinding against and if it is going to cause further damage aside from that I find that the car is very roomy very unique style.. It is very comfortable and t...

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