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Dodge Journey repairs by problem area

Engine (21%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (11%)

Brakes and Traction Control (19%)

Suspension and Steering (12%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (23%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (6%)

Other (7%)

Chart based on 543 repairs.
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Dodge Journey repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (14%)

$500 - $999 (32%)

$100 - $499 (48%)

< $100 (6%)

Chart based on 81 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Dodge Journey problems by year

2009 - 2010 (87%)

2011 - 2016 (13%)

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Chart based on 543 repair trips.
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Personal Experiences of the Dodge Journey

Dodge Journey Personal Experiences: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2012 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
At 12,500 Kms, four shock absorbers changed, symptoms were shaking steering wheel, plus feathered tires (Yokohama). No leaks detected and/or any visible damage.when dampers were removed, they were fully discharged (GAS). I can not fault the vehicle itself, as it is a component that came with a manufacturing defect. full 2012 Dodge Journey review
Dodge Journey Personal Experiences: Neutral
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
I would not EVER,EVER recommend or buy a Journey or any Dodge product again. full 2009 Dodge Journey review
2009 4dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Engine lights, early repairs on suspension,brakes ,fan belts & drives with pulleys(plastic). Worst of all no aftermarket exhaust parts available. Needed to replace cracked resonator only.BELIEVE IT OR NOT, THE DEALER SAID I WOULD HAVE TO REPLACE THE COMPLETE EXHAUSE SYSTEM ( $1000 + ) BECAUSE IT ONLY COMES IN ONE PIECE. HAVE FUN IF YOU NEED A MUFFLER REPLACEMENT!!!!! $50 labour to change battery!!!!!! on top of battery price at dealer. full 2009 Dodge Journey review
 

Dodge Journey Problems and Repair Histories

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