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.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Dodge Nitro Roof Rack Lifting
Dodge Nitro Problem
Model Year Affected: 2007
Average Mileage: 48,169 mi (20,200 mi - 86,000 mi)
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro
broken where the nut holds down the rail in the front !
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 50,000 mi
Right side broken At front
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 61,000 mi
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
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 60,000 mi
It needs to be fixed, still lifted
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 25,700 mi
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.
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 20,200 mi
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.
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 48,626 mi
My roof rack is lifting on the passengers side. I don't know what to do about it without spending a fortune.
Visitor, 2007 Dodge Nitro, 37,000 mi
Roof Rack lifting