Repair Kit Available if Front Brake Caliper Bolt Threads Strip on Dodge Durango

If the threads strip where the front brake caliper mounts to the steering knuckle, a steering knuckle repair kit is available. A new steering knuckle is not normally necessary.

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Average mileage: 169,744 (84,700–261,000)
4 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
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1998 Dodge Durango 261,000 mi,
caliper bolt holes on right steering knuckle stripped, looking for any help on this issue
1999 Dodge Durango 170,000 mi,
breaks are 2 important to rig something just replace whole part.
1998 Dodge Durango 185,000 mi,
Driver and passenger brake caliper bolts stripped out,i put holie coiles in bother yet driver repeatedly strips out.every time brakes are applied front driver caliper scrapes rim and caliper together so puts a kit in the rim.put two different steering knuckles on driver side and still strips out somehow.
Both bolts on driver side steering knuckle are striped, noticed when removing caliper to change brakes.
2001 Dodge Durango 220,000 mi,
My caliper bolts are stripped and it makes a metal to metal sound when I hit a bump
2000 Dodge Durango 180,000 mi,
Driver's side caliper mount hole are stripped on steering knuckle
1999 Dodge Durango 180,000 mi,
I have the same problem and also the front wheel bearing went out had replaced now the axles need replaced and the passenger side caliper is stripped and lose hanging.
1999 Dodge Durango 84,700 mi,
stripped brake caliper mount bolts