Dodge Nitro Problem Report

Dodge Nitro Roof Rack Lifting

(29 reports)

The front of the roof rack may begin lifting from the roof. Replacing the adhesive tape at the front of the side rails should correct this concern.

broken where the nut holds down the rail in the front ! -
Roof rack lifting and broken. Called my local Dodge dealer and is going to cost $350 for parts and labor..Should have had a recall on this to be replaced! Now it is passed on to the consumer to take care of.. Double back tape to hold down a roof rack.?? Really!! Come on Dodge can't you do better than that.. This will be the last Dodge I own.. -
Both roof rails broken at the from nut hold downs. I was told that it was not covered or recalled so I replaced the exactly as described in the service manual and now 2 yrs later I have the same problem. -
my roof racks split and this is my second time replacing them.. one mad customer that is tired of forking out money for her POS vehicle... -
I have the same problem. I had it fix about 6 mos ago and it has come loose again. I can't keep paying $100 for this to keep happening. -
Drivers side roof rail began rattling and I realized it had become loose, It was missing a cover over a screw which eventually caused water to leak to the interior of my car. I am looking for repair costs & tips to the problem that seems to be a common ocurance with these vehicles -
became noisey at 60 mph discovered to be loose/cracked "glued" -
Roof Rack Rail has lifted up and broken. -
My right side has lifted off never figured out why. -
Roof rack lifting and cracking just discovered not fixed yet -
Right side broken At front -
hi i have the same problem i replaced them at 32,000 miles they stsarted lifting again so i glued them back cause its expensive and now there also cracking in the back ill just take them off i think dodge should cover it -
It needs to be fixed, still lifted -
My roof rack is lifting on the passengers side. I don't know what to do about it without spending a fortune. -
Roof Rack lifting -
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