Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

Please take a moment & say thank you by donating $5 or whatever you can to the Center for Auto Safety. Notes: I hope I can stop you from buying this vehicle before you find out that it won't be able to stop you.


fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
16,736 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2010 Dodge Journey transmission problems

transmission problem

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2010 Dodge Journey Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 192010


  • 15,000 miles


I bought a 2010 Dodge Journey and have had many issue. First the alignment has always gone towards the right and has been in the shop twice and they said it was fine. I have always had problems with the nav and computer music system. The newest and worst issue is in less than 2 weeks has stopped while I was driving. I took it in the first time and the service said they rebooted the computer and it was fine. Few days later I was going 40 down the road and the car shut off again. Both times the car is in drive and the key is in. It is now back in the shop and I am afraid the airbags are not going to work. I am afraid that I will be hit and injured. I have 4 year old twin boys. Dodge/Chrysler is not helpful at all. I am afraid to drive the car. It is back in the shop and for a car less than a year old, I feel it should work. I don't know what to do.

- Celina, TX, USA

problem #1

Sep 172010


  • 18,472 miles
Driving vehicle on highway 82 in gainesville Texas at 55 mph in cruise control. Vehicle accelerated to go up a hill, and continued to accelerate to engine red line at approx 6000 RPM. Driver pushed hard on brake and attempted to press accelerator in attempt to dislodge possible sticking cable. Engine returned to normal. After several seconds. Cruise disengaged automatically after brake pedal was pushed. Dealer was contacted and will review vehicle next week. Vehicle was purchased last week. This is the first incident.

- Gainesville, TX, USA

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