Fulid Leak from Electrical Connector on Automatic on Dodge Charger

A transmission fluid leak can develop at the electrical connector on the automatic transmission. Replacement of the electrical connector may be necessary to correct the leak.

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Average mileage: 72,239 (9,620–156,000)
Drive Trains affected: 2WD, AWD, RWD
5 model years affected: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, more2010
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2006 Dodge Charger - RWD 76,974 mi,
Transmission fluid leak at the bulk wire connection.
2006 Dodge Charger - RWD 9,620 mi,
My car has a leak from the connector and has under 10000 miles
2006 Dodge Charger - RWD 110,000 mi,
Noticed transmision fluid on my driveway, car never acter weird, took it to mechanic and right away he told me it was the connector. He changed it with the Dorman brand but the car is acting weird and it seems the new connector is causing shorts...in the process of changing it again.
2008 Dodge Charger - RWD 150,000 mi,
Still not fixed bottom of transmission is wet
2007 Dodge Charger - RWD 24,000 mi,
Had to replace O ring assembly in transmission for electrical plug. It happens on Mercedes too with same transmission, Rock auto sell part for $10 dealer charged me $150 for parts and labor, Should be a recall its a known defect. Remember MOPAR=NO CAR.
2007 Dodge Charger - RWD 24,419 mi,
Took the car in for an oil change and they told me my car also had this leak. Estimate of ~$150 to repair and replace.
2006 Dodge Charger - RWD 80,000 mi,
was diagnosed at independent shop. I was told I needed to take it to a transmission shop to have it repaired. I guess the trans has to come out/apart to replace the connector......
A transmission fluid leak can develop at the electrical connector on the automatic transmission. Replacement of the electrical connector may be necessary to correct the leak.