Remote Keyless Entry May Not Work at Times on Dodge Nitro

The remote start or keyless entry system may not function at times. A service repair kit is available which should correct this condition.

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Average mileage: 81,572 (26,000–153,553)
3 model years affected: 2007, 2008, 2009
13 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
2007 Dodge Nitro118,000
TRY TO USE KEYLESS REOMOTE TO UNLOCK DOORS AND THE RADIATOR FAN KICKS ON AND THE DOORS WON'T UNLOCK AND THE ENGINE LIGHT COMES ON.
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2007 Dodge Nitro87,000
Keyless unlock activates and deactivates 4x4, turns on radio and hear the fuel pump. Check engine light on.
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2009 Dodge Nitro80,350
I have to press the remote on the key several times to get the door unlocked or locked.
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Keyless Remote will not unlock doors and key hole on door is just a prop.
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Lock and activate alarm ,after a while alarm desactivates and doors are unlocke
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2009 Dodge Nitro26,000
remote entry system don't work some times
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2007 Dodge Nitro84,000
Not resolved. Per a local independent repair shop diagnoses, the Total Integrated Power Module is shorting at the fuse pin for the door locks, along with other fuse pins. The part has not been replaced
Keyless remote activates by itself if the key is in close proximity of vehicle - battery had to be taken out of remote because it was activating so much it killed the vehicle's batter!!!
2007 Dodge Nitro81,000
key unlocks doors but won't lock them.checking with chrysler dealer.not fixed yet.
automatic door locks will not work at times
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