A fuel injector sensor went out. The failure mileage was 100,000. After a lot of pressure, they replaced the main computer chip in the system. Unfortunately I don't know exactly where it was other than that it was supposedly fairly exposed they added some vacuum hose to try to protect it a bit more. Additional problems and repair costs incurred have included malfunction of all steering wheel control buttons and horn, tire sensors needing to be replaced they all showed 0 pressure when the tires were fine , and key fob detection.
When it was totally non-functional I could smoke the back tires at pretty much any time if I just hammered the gas pedal down. The contact stated that the air bag warning light illuminated. The engine also vibrated at initial start-up and the check engine warning light remained illuminated. The contact stated that the vehicle stalled several times with no waring and the dealer test drove the vehicle several times and were unable to diagnose the failure. Engine light on your Dodge? I could not accelerate and the brakes and steering wheel locked.
I am concerned that this could happen on the open road like a highway where the vehicle is going at high rates of speed and stalls out causing my wife to lose control of the vehicle. I do not have pictures, but the dealership does. Vehicle is a 2011 Dodge Journey 3. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the wireless ignition node needed to be replaced. It has left me in the middle of the city street, and its been a few times now.
Problem is random and is happening during vehicle operation and may cause accident if on the highway. At 32,000 miles the check engine light came on upon starting and my car would not go over 30 miles per hour. This is outright dangerous and has left my wife her vehicle stranded now three separate times. After this repair is when the above issue started happening. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling an over 800,000 vehicles in two separate recalls that involve potential airbag and alternator problems. I lost power steering, power braking, ability to accelerate or really drive the car at all. After several trys, it will start.
The air and heat stopped working in the back of the vehicle last year. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The dealer replaced the engine key however the failure was not corrected. The contact stated while driving at an unknown speed, the air bag warning light illuminated. The dealership has had my car on numerous occasions. While driving 40 mph, the vehicle began to shake. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure.
I took the vehicle back to the shop and the shop is now surmising they received a defective part. I called both my dealer and Chrysler directly neither said they have heard of any issues regarding this. I will be looking to trade vehicle in if this issue cannot be figured out. When I tried to start the car, brake pedal was hard and would not give way, dash lights lit up run light as well but vehicle did not start. We've created this handy 2017 Dodge Charger warning light guide to help you get to know your car a little better.
I saw a lot of complaints about this on google and youtube when I search this issue this has got to be fixed caused I am a doge fan but I can not keep a vehicle that I am paying on and it doesn't work. If you need to reset a dashboard warning light or diagnose an engine diagnostic fault trouble code on your Dodge we would recommend the. That makes me very sad. The dealer was unable to determine the cause of the failuire. The vehicle was to be towed or taken to a dealer for inspection and diagnosis. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair.
The lightening bolt warning light randomly flashed and as the failure progressed it stayed lit. After contacting Chrysler they stated they have no knowledge of the issue. The electric was still on but the car completely shut off. I drive on the highway, I just hope, next time, it doesn't shut down on me in the highway. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. Keep in mind, pricing will vary by location and your vehicle make and model.