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2009 Dodge Charger
3 Recalls & Safety Reports
Recall List for the 2009 Dodge Charger
Official recalls have been issued for the 2009 Dodge Charger by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.
Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Dodge service department immediately!
If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Dodge customer service.
2009 Dodge Charger WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS NHTSA Campaign #09V420000
Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2009 through 2010 passenger vehicles equipped with rear wheel drive. These vehicles may have been built without a front wheel spindle nut.
Consequence: While driving, a tire and wheel separation could occur increasing the risk of a crash.
Actions: Dealers will inspect the tire and wheel assembly and if found without a spindle nut it will be repaired free of charge. The recall began on November 2, 2009. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-835-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #09V420000 »
2009 Dodge Charger TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS NHTSA Campaign #08V642000
Summary: Chrysler is recalling 175 MY 2009 Dodge Charger, challenger, and Chrysler 300 vehicles. The tire pressure monitor (tpm) sensors may not transmit the actual tire pressure. This could result in the driver not being aware of low tire pressure.
Consequence: Operation of the vehicle with low tire pressure could result in tire damage and cause a crash without warning.
Actions: Dealers will replace the tpm sensors. The recall is expected to begin on February 9, 2009. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #08V642000 »
2009 Dodge Charger POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT NHTSA Campaign #08V583000
Summary: Chrysler is recalling 20,283 MY 2006-2009 Charger and magnum vehicles built with the police package and equipped with a column shifter. The gearshift cable may become disengaged from the steering column mounting bracket and cause an incorrect transmission gearshift position display.
Consequence: This could allow the vehicle to move in an unexpected direction startling the driver, and cause a crash without warning.
Actions: Dealers will add a redundant locking mechanism to the gearshift cable at the mounting bracket to ensure proper retention and shift linkage function. The recall began on November 10, 2008. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #08V583000 »