Chart based on 9 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
2013 Dodge Dart 4dr Sedan
turbocharged 160hp 1.4L I4 6-speed manual FWD
Bluetooth system stopped connecting with my phone. Tried my phone in another car and it was fine, so I know it wasn't the phone's fault.
Bluetooth call module was inop, was warranty repaired
Poor A/C performance, dealer recharged which didn't fix. Dealer ordered expansion valve which never came in- Backordered. Took car back unrepaired.
The 'reset' button on the steering wheel stopped working
Power door locks automatically lock on their own within one minute of unlocking the car. This only happens when it is not running.
USB piece of the multimedia drive inside the armrest was malfunctioning, causing it to become incapable of reading a thumbdrive because of lack of connectivity.
Service airbag system light came on. Took to the dealer, but they couldn't find any problem. Reset the code for now. Light came back on a couple times since, but is currently off and has been for over a month.
Radio freezes and reboots Installed replacement radio that was ordered in the previous trip. Still reboots after radio replacement.
Door lock switch stopped working on driver door. Opening or closing door would make the car frantically lock and unlock. Door switch and wire harness replaced. Window switches aren't working correctly now.
Default in Body Control Module would not allow car to start on temps below 40 degree. New BCM installed; no issues Dundee that time.
AC fan making loud noise intermittently. Sounds like something stuck in it. Very loud snapping or cracking sound behind instrument display panel. Rarely happens, but very noticeable when it does. Seems to be tied into AC system/duct work.
Fan motor stopped working. Motor replaced by dealer
Heat/A-C fan making loud noise & causing Center console to vibrate. Fan removed & inspected. Large hickory tree nut found stuck in fan.
Cruise control stopped working. Dealer reset by disconnecting battery. Cruise control stopped working again, reset at home by disconnecting battery. Then cruise went out again & service engine light on, deal check shows no codes. States it must be a "ghost gauge" issue. Reflashed computer. Cruise out & engine service light on again. Dealer said bring it in & get new computer module installed. owner reset by disconnecting battery for 5 minutes.
Traded car in for something new to get rid of obvious problem car.
Had issues with a high-pitched whine coming from the dash LCD display. Had to have console display replaced.
Cruise control ceased operating. Dealer will handle under warranty. Don't know the cause yet.
Broken ground wire caused transmission to be inoperable. G105 terminal broken.
lack of heat
Ventilation motor needed to be replaced.
B/T stopped working finally got the right parts
Bad battery. Did not buy dealer battery was WAY TOO EXPENSIVE !! I purchased a better battery for $45 LESS at AutoZone and they put it in for no extra cost !! I hate this money pit ! Can't afford to get rid of it. DO NOT RECOMMEND .
Bluetooth Module failure in radio stack.
Heater fan went bad. Made a high pitched whining noise.
Blower Motor got very loud and needed to be replaced.
Telecommunications module went out, replaced under warranty.
trunk release self opened
Check engine light, repaired briefly with a software update, which revealed the real problem to be failure of the active grill shutter actuator something or other
Plug/clip loosened inside console causing parking brake warning light to stay on/come on randomly
Issue with trunk randomly opening while car was parked. Replaced rear taillight assembly (Decklid Release Switch). Issue with Radio screen going black while radio and Navigation was still active. Replaced radio and Telematics Gateway
Driver's door speaker replaced
Horns started sounding separately. Dealer has ordered both and will replace under warranty
Car started with remote start on key fob. Quit after 5 seconds. Would not restart behaved like battery dead. Dealer diagnosed bad key fob and replaced key fob. Took 3 days as dealer ordered or was sent incorrect key fob.
Reprogram radio head unit because of occasional lock up on start up and unable to turn on heated steering wheel and seats
Cruise control would not "arm" consistently. Would press cruise on/off button but cruise would not always turn on. Once it was it would work fine (set, decel, resume cancel, etc.) Dealer replaced cruise switch module on steering wheel.
AC made very loud noise similar to prop plane taking off. Compressor failed. Fixed under warranty.
Battery shorted out. Car had to be towed into dealer.
UConnect Display freezes and back up camera goes black.
System reported a low voltage error. Dealer checked battery, vehicle voltage and reset the check engine light. Has been fine since.
Replaced Air Bag Module after System Air Bag Light returned. Replaced Driver Side Curtain Air Bag
Replacement of the airbag module (I believe this was
the second time it was replaced). It also had a sensor for the headlight replaced while it was in there and was serviced for a recall on a torque bolt. In auto headlights wouldn't turn off.
Screen would cut out - Bluetooth no longer functioned.
Fasten driver seatbelt light stayed on, airbag light stayed on and odometer was flashing. They replaced the OCR Module.
Touch Screen went blank and then rebooted. Dealer order new radio system. Known issue with other Darts.
Touch screen has continued to shut off and reboot on a weekly basis. Dealer replaced radio during the last trip, but problem persists. Waiting for Chrysler to provide solution.
Radio replaced. Seems to work fine now.
U connect stopped working-currently frozen in a load mode.. Now the back-up camera malfunctioned and stayed on after driving forward, then the screen went blank for 5 minutes until it rebooted. U-connect still frozen after a week.
Touch screen rebooted itself 4X in the last month.
Dealer verified problem and has ordered new touch screen. Update: Dealer has received new parts. Going in Jan 7, 2015 to have them installed.
They replaced a heat sensor and the problem cleared up for 2 months only to return recently.
Car would not start on first try.Gauges bounced when I cranked it. Took 5 attempts before I was able to start it. The battery turned out to be faulty with a bad cell. Replaced under warranty.
There was a flash available for cold start/run surge with light throttle.Technical service bulletin.
Intermittent issue with the radio. Bluetooth doesn't work & radio reboots when USB loses connectivity. Diagnosed under original warranty but dealer got radio after original warranty expired and wouldn't honour it. Complaint in progress.
The satellite radio constantly cuts out. It has not been repaired and is basically disregarded by the dealer. Recall issue??