2011 Dodge Nitro Repair and Maintenance
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2011 Dodge Nitro ProblemsPower Door Lock May Stop Working
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 overhead video screen may not power on, updating the video entertainment system software may be necessary to correct this concern.
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.
2011 Dodge Nitro QuestionsMESSAGE SAYS "KEY IN IGNITION" EVEN THOUGH KEY IS NOT, AND CHIME STAYS ON. (1 answer)
ONCE THE DOOR IS CLOSED THE CHIME STOPS. SERVICE ADVISOR SAYS THE PIECE INSIDE THE STEERING COLUMN IS BROKEN AND WILL NOT RETRACT. IT WILL COST $1,400 FOR THE PART.
oil leak from engine underneath what the solution
in how many mile i should change water pump
2011 Dodge Nitro RecallsActive Head Restraints May Not Function As Expected
Active head restraints are designed to move forward and upward as necessary in the event of a rear end collision. These vehicles are being recalled because an internal fault in the occupant restraint control module could cause the active head restraints not to function as expected, increasing the risk of injury. Dealers will reprogram the Totally Integrated Power Module (TIPM) or replace the occupant restraint control module as necessary to correct this concern.
Some vehicles may have been assembled with a missing or incorrectly installed steering column pivot rivet. This could result in a loss of steering capability, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the rivet and repair the steering column as required. This recall is expected to begin during June 2011. The Chrysler recall number is L23.