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2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T owner complaints.

Most Common 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Problems

The inside and outside rear door handles may stop functioning. Our technicians tell us the repair involves adjusting the door latch adjustment screw.
Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.
Owners may experience one or more of the following conditions: Transmission shifting issues, torque converter clutch apply issues, fault code P0741 (torque converter clutch performance), and a vehi...
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0 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Brakes Problems

1 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Drive Train Problem

A ringing sound may be noted when shifting from drive to reverse or reverse to drive. Our technicians tell us that replacing the transmission output flange and applying a special substance to the t...

4 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Electrical & Lights Problems

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

3 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Engine Problems

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.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate with code P0123 and/or P0222 when the vehicle is operated in below freeing temperatures. Our technicians tell us replacing the electronic throttle body and c...
A coolant leak may be noted from the coolant reservoir. There is a service bulletin to relocate the coolant bottle vent hole to correct this condition.

1 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Exhaust & Emissions Problem

Owners may experience one or more of the following conditions: Transmission shifting issues, torque converter clutch apply issues, fault code P0741 (torque converter clutch performance), and a vehi...

1 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.

0 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Maintenance Problems

4 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Miscellaneous Problems

The inside and outside rear door handles may stop functioning. Our technicians tell us the repair involves adjusting the door latch adjustment screw.
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 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.

1 Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Suspension & Steering Problem

Vehicles may exhibit steering and/or suspension issues, mostly noticed at freeway speeds while changing lanes. Our technicians tell us that suspension neutralization can correct these issues. Sus...

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Known 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T Problems & Complaints

The Check Engine Light may illuminate with code P0123 and/or P0222 when the vehicle is operated in below freeing temperatures. Our technicians tell us replacing the electronic throttle body and c...
Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.
The inside and outside rear door handles may stop functioning. Our technicians tell us the repair involves adjusting the door latch adjustment screw.
A coolant leak may be noted from the coolant reservoir. There is a service bulletin to relocate the coolant bottle vent hole to correct this condition.
Vehicles may exhibit steering and/or suspension issues, mostly noticed at freeway speeds while changing lanes. Our technicians tell us that suspension neutralization can correct these issues. Sus...
Owners may experience one or more of the following conditions: Transmission shifting issues, torque converter clutch apply issues, fault code P0741 (torque converter clutch performance), and a vehi...
A ringing sound may be noted when shifting from drive to reverse or reverse to drive. Our technicians tell us that replacing the transmission output flange and applying a special substance to the t...
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.
The overhead video screen may not power on, updating the video entertainment system software may be necessary to correct this concern.
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.
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 remote start or keyless entry system may not function at times. A service repair kit is available which should correct this condition.
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.
As buzzing noise may be noticed form the rear doors when the radio is played. The repair includes adding isolating materials and installing shims on the door trim panels.
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.
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