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2006 Dodge Charger repairs by problem area

Engine (16%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (16%)

Brakes and Traction Control (3%)

Suspension and Steering (27%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (18%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (11%)

Other (9%)

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2006 Dodge Charger brake repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (13%)

$100 - $499 (38%)

< $100 (50%)

Chart based on 8 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2006 Dodge Charger 4dr Sedan

425-horsepower 6.1L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

44000 mi

US $760
Replaced front calipers because pistons frozen, $750 for parts, three hours DIY labor. 

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2006 Dodge Charger 4dr Sedan

350-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

111700 mi

US $260
Shift interlock. Also called brake lock out mechanism "pink plastic part". Car was stuck in park. 
46000 mi

US $250
Parking brakes worn and rusted away to the point where it broke apart inside the rear wheels and was keeping the wheels from spinning freely. 
18000 mi New calipers and pads were ordered for the front. 

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2006 Dodge Charger 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

148800 mi

C $75
Parking brake ineffective. Discovered advanced corrosion of brake shoes, Requires new rotors. Not fixed for now. 
100000 mi

US $20
Transmission shift interlock switch needed to be replaced (Common issue with these cars)-- couldn't shift out of park. 
154000 mi

US $200
repair broken front left dust shield that was causing ABS problems 

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2006 Dodge Charger 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

30000 mi Break ABS/ESP program not working 

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2006 Dodge Charger Brake Problems

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