2008 Dodge Avenger Consumer Review: Don't buy Dodge

2008 Dodge Avenger Sedan - Consumer Review

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Don't buy Dodge
By mboyd0026 on


2008 Dodge Avenger SXT 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 4A)


We bought this car in early 2008. Within the first week the car was parked and upon returning it would not start AT ALL. It had to be towed on a roll back to the dealer to fix. It took a week for them to fix a sensor issue from when it was built at the factory. Then within the next 2 months the transmission started to shift hard and at times stall. Then around 12,900 miles on it the brakes went out on the front. I was told this was normal wear and tear? To date we have replaced the shift module 4 times and the brakes 2 times. The trunk leaks and the car stalls occasionally. Airbag sensor has been out twice. And the tire pressure sensor comes off and on.

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The styling

Worst Features

Recall the total car and fix all things wrong. This car is not safe at times to drive with the brake issues.
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