Dodge Challenger R/T Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Dodge Challenger R/T
Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator
Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you
Ask a mechanic in our community
Our experts translate recalls into plain English
Dodge Challenger R/T ProblemsTransmission Shift Quality Issues
A harsh 4-3 downshift or other shift quality issues may develop. Revised transmission control module (TCM) software has been released to address these concerns.
A honk, hiss, or groan noise may be noted from the steering during low speed parking lot maneuvers. Our technicians tell us that replacing the power steering return hose may correct this concern, If it does not the steering rack and pinion may require replacement.
A slight vibration in the steering wheel may be noted at freeway speeds. Our technicians tell us removing the assembly retainers on the brake rotors/drums and reinstalling the wheels can correct this issue.
Dodge Challenger R/T Questionsdriver side window bounces up and down about 1/4 of an inch when car off/driving (1 answer)
Has been happening more in winter during cold temps°. Becoming a security concern and also drains car battery. I've read other forums that said replacement of door latches needed to fix problem mostly on 2011 models. How much $$ to repair at dealer?
i have a 2014 dodge challenger shaker and wanted to know if a 2014 SRT challenger lower bumper air dam will fit my car thx
I have been having problems with my car starting. ItI not my starter and I just change both my relay and run start fuses....i don't know where to go from here the only other thing I can think of is a short in some wiring some where.
Dodge Challenger R/T RecallsRadio Software Can Allow Third Party Outside Access To Vehicle Controls
The software for the vehicle radio can be exploited by unauthorized parties who can make changes vehicle system software remotely, possibly endangering vehicle operation. Chrysler will mail owners of affected vehicles a USB drive that includes a software update that eliminates the vulnerability free of charge to resolve the concern. Alternatively, owners may download the software from Chrysler directly to their own USB device to update the vehicle software.
The driver's side curtain air bag may have a loose or missing rear mounting bolt, which can result in deployment in an improper direction or area during an accident. Dealers will inspect and repair the vehicles as needed free or charge to resolve the concern.
The fuel rail crossover hose may leak at its o-ring seal. Dealers will replace the engine fuel rail injector crossover hose free of charge to resolve the concern.