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2012 Dodge Avenger
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: Consumer Reports road tests has noted deficiencies in the 2012 Avenger with regard to engine noise, acceleration, braking, handling, transmission, fuel economy, driving position and rear visibility. But at least it has a cool marketing campaign ... right?
Worst 2012 Avenger Problems by Category
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- AC / heater problems40
- seat belts / air bags problems6NHTSA complaints: 52
- steering problems6NHTSA complaints: 10
- engine problems5NHTSA complaints: 32
- brakes problems3NHTSA complaints: 20
- lights problems3NHTSA complaints: 5
- wheels / hubs problems3NHTSA complaints: 4
- interior accessories problems2
- body / paint problems2NHTSA complaints: 11
- electrical problems2NHTSA complaints: 39
- suspension problems2NHTSA complaints: 9
- transmission problems2
- exterior accessories problems1NHTSA complaints: 13
- cooling system problems1
- fuel system problems1NHTSA complaints: 5
- drivetrain problemsNHTSA: 18
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 7
- windows / windshield problemsNHTSA: 1
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