2010 Dodge Nitro Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 2010 Dodge Nitro based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
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.
The engine may stall at times due to a software issue with the totally integrated power module (TIPM). Updating the TIPM software should correct this issue.
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.