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Dodge Durango Engine Problems

288 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Dodge Durango. 21 of these members (7.3%) have reported engine repairs for their car. A total of 28 engine repairs to Dodge Durangos--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently Dodge Durango problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

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Chart based on 85 repairs.

Dodge Durango engine repair cost distribution

Chart based on 21 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2007 Dodge Durango 4dr SUV

335-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed automatic AWD w/low range

81000 mi US $20 Slight leak around thermostat housing. Replaced thermostat and O-ring. 

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2007 Dodge Durango 4dr SUV

235-horsepower 4.7L V8 5-speed automatic AWD

84000 mi US $150 Manifold bolts broke and was causing a "click" from an exhaust leak 
51700 US $40 Vehicle sputtered once or twice a trip (never stalled) and check engine light was on. Mechanic said not a big deal, may be bad fuel. Ran 1-2 tanks of fuel from known supplier through & sputter went away. 
72000   Fuel fill was slow. Fuel tank breather was plugged. Mechanic removed the breather, cleaned it, and all was well. It took maybe 10-15 minutes to diagnose and fix 

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2004 Dodge Durango 4dr SUV

330-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed automatic AWD w/low range

101000 mi US $6500 Engine threw a rod. No warning-just tried starting and huge rattling noise in engine. Found out this is not unusual for 04 Durango HEMIs, but Dodge not helpful and warranty for engine 70k 
136500 US $80 egr valve replaced 
141000   check engine light on.had to replace oxygen sensor and fuel gauge with fuel pump because cover had deteriorated and was leaking. 
35000 US $85 5.7 L HEMI low speed stalling happened. Found TSB 18-013-05A, had the dealer perform TSB, involved flashing the PCM with new firmware to avoid idle undershoot. No problem since 
50000   We purchased the vehicle used in July and noticed a drivetrain rattle within a week. I discovered a TSB that seemed related so I asked the dealer to check it. Since we paid to transfer the factory powertrain warranty, the repair was covered. 
88000   Slow leak of engine coolant when cold 

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2004 Dodge Durango 4dr SUV

230-horsepower 4.7L V8 5-speed automatic RWD

42000 mi US $380 Running hot 

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