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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 4
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
54,897 miles

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2010 Dodge Journey electrical problems

electrical problem

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2010 Dodge Journey Owner Comments (Page 9 of 17)

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problem #175

Jul 222015

Journey

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While driving at an unknown speed, the vehicle stalled without warning. The contact was able to get the vehicle restarted. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (electrical system); however, the part needed to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The failure mileage was not provided.

- Riverdale, IL, USA

problem #174

Jun 262015

Journey

  • 47,858 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While driving at any speeds, the vehicle's horn sounded continuously. The vehicle was towed to the dealer, but was not diagnosed. The vehicle was taken back to the mechanic, where it was diagnosed that the electrical harness was defective. The vehicle was repaired; however, the failure recurred. The approximate failure mileage was 47,858.

- Lantana, FL, USA

problem #173

Jul 172015

Journey

  • 94,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact stated that the vehicle failed to start. The vehicle was taken to the dealer. The technician diagnosed that the wireless ignition node module was defective and needed replacement. Also, the contact mentioned that the dealer advised that the failure was related to a recall issued by the manufacturer but did not know when the part needed was going to be available to perform the repair. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 94,000.

- Rochester , NY, USA

problem #172

May 152015

Journey

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received a notice for NHTSA campaign number: 114V373000 (air bags, electrical system); however, the part to do the recall repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time to deliver the part to do the recall repair. The manufacturer was notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Ellington, CT, USA

problem #171

Jul 202015

Journey

  • miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (air bags, electrical system); however, the part was unavailable to perform the repair. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall remedy. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Porter, TX, USA

problem #170

Jan 012015

Journey

  • 58,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While parked, the vehicle failed to start. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The failure recurred on numerous occasions. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (air bags, electrical system); however, the part needed to repair the vehicle was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 58,000.

- Freeport, IL, USA

problem #169

Jul 132015

Journey

  • 76,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Horn is honking at random on 2010 Dodge Journey. This has happened on the highway 55+ mph, streets 10+ mph, and while parked in my driveway. The local Dodge dealership has upgraded software & issued a new key fob to me for more than $500 in fees but the issue has not been resolved. The horn honking is a safety issue at stop lights and in traffic as I am causing drivers around me to be alarmed for no reason. I have also had issues with windows & door locks activating at random. The door lock and window issues seem to have been resolved with the new key fob but the horn is still honking.

- Corpus Christi, TX, USA

problem #168

Feb 142012

Journey

  • 51,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact stated that the vehicle failed to start. After several attempts, the vehicle was able to start. The failure recurred multiple times intermittently. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (air bags, electrical system); however, the part was not available to perform the repair. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall remedy. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 51,000.

- Dillsburg, PA, USA

problem #167

Jul 052015

Journey

  • 80,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (electrical system, air bags) and took the vehicle to the dealer for repairs. The dealer did not repair the vehicle because the part was unavailable. Three weeks later, upon starting the vehicle, the vehicle could not read the key fob and failed to start. The vehicle was towed to the dealer for diagnostic testing. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 80,000.

- Elizabethtown, PA, USA

problem #166

May 152015

Journey

  • miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received a notice for NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (electrical system); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. The VIN was not available.

- Elizabeth City, NC, USA

problem #165

May 152014

Journey

  • 75,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While driving approximately 30 mph, the vehicle's electrical system failed without warning. The failure recurred on numerous occasions. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that there was a factory failure or misfire code. The vehicle was repaired, but the failure recurred. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was 75,000.

- Lutz, FL, USA

problem #164

Jul 192014

Journey

  • 15,000 miles
Random horn honking. Vehicle will start honking horn just sitting in the garage or driving down the road. Took to dealer but was informed they never heard this problem before. As being a vehicle test driver for Volvo vehicles I know about updates. I finally got the Dodge dealer to do an update that worked for a few months. The dealer informed me there was no other update. I informed them I thought this was a safety issue. What more can I say, I took the fuses out so the horn would stop honking. Next step lawyer?

- Sun City West, AZ, USA

problem #163

Jun 012015

Journey

  • 125,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While driving at 40 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning. The contact coasted to the side of the road. The vehicle was able to be driven. The failure recurred twice. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number:14V373000 (air bags, electrical system). The contact stated that the part to do the repair was not available. The manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 125,000.

- Knoxville, TN, USA

problem #162

Jan 212015

Journey

  • 80,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received a notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (air bags, electrical system); however, the part needed to do the repair was unavailable. While attempting to park the vehicle, the electrical system failed and the vehicle stalled. The contact was able to restart the vehicle. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The failure mileage was 80,000.

- Manton, MI, USA

problem #161

Jun 252015

Journey

  • miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (electrical system) and stated that the part was not available within a reasonable timeframe to schedule the recall repair. The dealer did not give a specific date for when the part would become available. The manufacturer could not provide an estimated date for when the contact's vehicle would receive the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Warrenton, MO, USA

problem #160

Jun 202015

Journey 6-cyl

  • 117,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While driving approximately 55 mph, the vehicle stalled and the steering ability seized. There were no warning indicators illuminated. The contact had to maneuver to the side of the road from the center lane to a complete stop. The vehicle was restarted and driven to the contact's residence. The vehicle was not taken to a dealer or an independent mechanic for diagnostic testing. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The contact received a recall notification for NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (air bags, electrical system). The approximate failure mileage was 117,000. Updated 8/21/15

- Ft Wayne, IN, USA

problem #159

Jun 242015

Journey

  • 93,000 miles
Vehicle starts honking on its own for short periods of time. Sometimes just parked on the driveway, and now some times as it is moving. It will stop for hours or days at a time, and then reoccur.

- The Woodlands, TX, USA

problem #158

Jun 222015

Journey

  • miles
The interior lights stays on for a long period of time when I start and after shutting down the SUV. The interior lights go out about 15 minutes or so after turning the SUV off. Once I start the SUV and drive, the interior light remains on in the front & upper rear overhead. The electronic key is now locking my doors just from touching the top of the key. There are times, I'm not hitting the button to lock, but just from touching the top of the key with my finger, the doors will automatically lock.scary!!! the steering wheel shakes visibly when braking. Updated 8/28/15

- Chesapeake, VA, USA

problem #157

May 262015

Journey

  • miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. The contact received a recall notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V373000 (air bags, electrical system); however, the parts to repair the recall were unavailable at several dealers. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time to repair the vehicle. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Cleveland, OH, USA

problem #156

May 282015

Journey

  • 86,000 miles
The contact owns a 2010 Dodge Journey. While parked, the vehicle failed to start. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who was unable to diagnose or repair the vehicle. The failure recurred on numerous occasions. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 86,000. The VIN was unavailable.

- Solon, OH, USA

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