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Most Common Dodge Caliber Problems

A no crank or no start condition may be the result of a theft system fault. Our technicians tell us that replacing the wireless control module should correct this issue.
The front struts may wear prematurely, resulting in poor handling and/or a rough ride. Struts may also be diagnosed as leading. When replacing front struts on 2007 - 2009 vehicles, the jounce bumpe...
Water leaks from the headliner may be cause by damaged sun roof drain tubes.
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1 Known Dodge Caliber Brakes Problem

Vehicles equipped with 4-wheel disk brakes have had a parking brake adjustment added to their 30K interval service.

1 Known Dodge Caliber Drive Train Problem

A squeak sound may be heard when applying and releasing the clutch pedal. Lubricating the clutch return spring and the clutch master cylinder pushrod ball socket is recommend to correct this issue.

5 Known Dodge Caliber Electrical & Lights Problems

A no crank or no start condition may be the result of a theft system fault. Our technicians tell us that replacing the wireless control module should correct this issue.
A no crank or no start condition may be the result of a theft system fault. Our technicians tell us that replacing the wireless control module should correct this condition.
A weak or dead battery may me caused by an excess draw related to the cabin compartment node. Our technicians tell us that a software update is available to correct this issue.

2 Known Dodge Caliber Engine Problems

A high pitched tone may be heard from the engine compartment at temperatures below 0 degrees. The repair involves replacing the bypass valve and four o-rings on the back of the radiator.
A moan type sound may be noted in the range of 2300-2500 RPM under moderate throttle applications. Our technicians tell us that the repair for this issue involves replacing the exhaust mid-pipe iso...

1 Known Dodge Caliber Exhaust & Emissions Problem

Various engine and transmission fault code issues and driveability concerns have been addressed with software upgrades. Our technicians tell us that in some cases the engine and transmission contro...

2 Known Dodge Caliber Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

The AC compressor may be damaged during cold weather conditions due to refrigerant "slugging." Our technicians tell us that the repair involves replacing the AC compressor and the condenser.
Debris may enter the HVAC blower motor causing an abnormal blower motor noise. Our technicians tell us that installing a screen over the recirculation door will stop a reoccurrence of this issue.

0 Known Dodge Caliber Maintenance Problems

3 Known Dodge Caliber Miscellaneous Problems

Water leaks from the headliner may be cause by damaged sun roof drain tubes.
A whistle sound from the left side may be noted while driving. Modifications to the outside mirror assembly may be necessary to correct this issue.
A metallic rattle sound from the liftgate while driving over bumps may develop. Our technicians tell us that replacing the liftgate bumpers should correct this issue.

2 Known Dodge Caliber Suspension & Steering Problems

The front struts may wear prematurely, resulting in poor handling and/or a rough ride. Struts may also be diagnosed as leading. When replacing front struts on 2007 - 2009 vehicles, the jounce bumpe...
A swish sound may be noted from the rear over low speed bumps. Our technicians tell us that new shock caps are available to correct this issue.

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Known Dodge Caliber Problems & Complaints

A no crank or no start condition may be the result of a theft system fault. Our technicians tell us that replacing the wireless control module should correct this issue.
Various engine and transmission fault code issues and driveability concerns have been addressed with software upgrades. Our technicians tell us that in some cases the engine and transmission contro...
A moan type sound may be noted in the range of 2300-2500 RPM under moderate throttle applications. Our technicians tell us that the repair for this issue involves replacing the exhaust mid-pipe iso...
The rear wiper may stop working and a fault code B2215 stored. Also, the A.C. power inverter may not work as it should. Our technicians tell us that a software update for the totally integrated pow...
Water leaks from the headliner may be cause by damaged sun roof drain tubes.
The front struts may wear prematurely, resulting in poor handling and/or a rough ride. Struts may also be diagnosed as leading. When replacing front struts on 2007 - 2009 vehicles, the jounce bumpe...
A weak or dead battery may me caused by an excess draw related to the cabin compartment node. Our technicians tell us that a software update is available to correct this issue.
A no crank or no start condition may be the result of a theft system fault. Our technicians tell us that replacing the wireless control module should correct this condition.
A squeak sound may be heard when applying and releasing the clutch pedal. Lubricating the clutch return spring and the clutch master cylinder pushrod ball socket is recommend to correct this issue.
The AC compressor may be damaged during cold weather conditions due to refrigerant "slugging." Our technicians tell us that the repair involves replacing the AC compressor and the condenser.
Debris may enter the HVAC blower motor causing an abnormal blower motor noise. Our technicians tell us that installing a screen over the recirculation door will stop a reoccurrence of this issue.
A swish sound may be noted from the rear over low speed bumps. Our technicians tell us that new shock caps are available to correct this issue.
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