2009 DODGE Nitro

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

1 Recalls for 2009 DODGE Nitro

Recall Date Component Summary
July 7, 2020 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE | STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2008-2010 Chrysler Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravan and 2007-2011 Dodge Nitro vehicles. These vehicles may have a loose or missing brand emblem in the center of the steering wheel. The loose emblem or the securing nuts for the emblem within the driver air bag module may become projectiles in the event of a driver air bag deployment.

Remedy:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s air bag cover with a redesigned cover, free of charge. The recall began August 11, 2020. Owners may contact FCA US LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is W09.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2009 DODGE Nitro

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Date Component  
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22 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2009 DODGE Nitro

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Date Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11002063
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10978684
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10945121
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11360058
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11341646
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11205320
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11221221
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | SEATS
ODI Number: 11170611
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11161748
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11123989
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11076945
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11104650
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10889025
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10824337
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10761895
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10712753
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10663696
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10606725
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10556825
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10519690
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10428820
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
ODI Number: 10300397
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1 Investigations for 2009 DODGE Nitro

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

53 Service Alerts for 2009 DODGE Nitro

Date Description
July 19, 2014 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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July 19, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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July 19, 2014 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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May 3, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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May 3, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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February 6, 2013 220000 SEATS

Gasoline Engine Diagnostic Inspection Procedure This bulletin provides a procedure to determine repair versus replacement of a gasoline long block engine assembly. This procedure is to be used prior to conducting any engine related repairs

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February 6, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Gasoline Engine Diagnostic Inspection Procedure This bulletin provides a procedure to determine repair versus replacement of a gasoline long block engine assembly. This procedure is to be used prior to conducting any engine related repairs

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February 6, 2013 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Gasoline Engine Diagnostic Inspection Procedure This bulletin provides a procedure to determine repair versus replacement of a gasoline long block engine assembly. This procedure is to be used prior to conducting any engine related repairs

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May 3, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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November 23, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

Customer Satisfaction Notification Y22 Driver Airbag Emblem

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November 18, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

Customer Satisfaction Notification Y22 Driver Airbag Emblem

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February 26, 2016 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Valve Body. These may cause over drive cycling.

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March 31, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

NAG1 Transmission Before installing the transmission with the engine, check for dowel pins (2) for alignment. If the pins are missing request to add the dowel pin first and then install the transmission

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January 15, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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May 3, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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February 4, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

SAFETY RECAL W09 DRIVER AIR BAG EMBLEM Updated Dealer Instructions

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April 22, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are nece

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April 22, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Charging System, Battery Diagnostic Tools and Warranty This information only bulletin discusses using the correct test equipment for testing batteries and charging systems, and also warranty reimbursement when battery replacements are nece

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April 30, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

Disinfectant Solution Recommended for COVID-19

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April 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Disinfectant Solution Recommended for COVID-19

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August 19, 2020 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

(Revision A) No Start No Crank ? Starter Will Not Engage And There Are No Related Codes Or Concerns

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August 19, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

(Revision A) No Start No Crank ? Starter Will Not Engage And There Are No Related Codes Or Concerns

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August 19, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

(Revision A) No Start No Crank ? Starter Will Not Engage And There Are No Related Codes Or Concerns

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November 20, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

Use of Aftermarket Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of aftermarket parts.

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November 20, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Use of Aftermarket Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of aftermarket parts.

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November 20, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

Repair Parts Used For Structural Repairs This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to structural repair parts usage.

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January 10, 2020 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the geometry of the part. There is a feature on the assembly that is intended to provide clearance to the

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January 10, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the geometry of the part. There is a feature on the assembly that is intended to provide clearance to the

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January 10, 2020 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the geometry of the part. There is a feature on the assembly that is intended to provide clearance to the

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January 10, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

This SKU is a Power Window Regulator and Motor Assembly. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory to inspect the geometry of the part. There is a feature on the assembly that is intended to provide clearance to the

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November 20, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Use of Salvage/Recycled Parts This bulletin involves discussing FCA US LLC position with regard to collision repair industry awareness regarding the use of recycled or salvage parts.

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August 7, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

RADIO [RES] – New and/or Service Exchange For RES radio concerns. Use the wiTECH 2.0 and inspect the radio part number and serial number under the Radio/ECU Details tab. Please verify that the radio part number and/or serial number is not

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August 7, 2019 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

RADIO [RES] – New and/or Service Exchange For RES radio concerns. Use the wiTECH 2.0 and inspect the radio part number and serial number under the Radio/ECU Details tab. Please verify that the radio part number and/or serial number is not

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March 1, 2017 150000 SEAT BELTS

Restraints Information Sheet (I-Sheet) has been added to Star Parts. Print I-Sheet for technician use.

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March 8, 2017 150000 SEAT BELTS

Restraints Remove I-Sheet from packaging. Correct information sheet (I-Sheet) has been added to Star Parts. Print I-Sheet for technician use.

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July 19, 2014 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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February 6, 2013 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

Gasoline Engine Diagnostic Inspection Procedure This bulletin provides a procedure to determine repair versus replacement of a gasoline long block engine assembly. This procedure is to be used prior to conducting any engine related repairs

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July 27, 2016 072100 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Flash: Powertrain Diagnostic And System Improvements This bulletin involves reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with the latest available software. A small number of customers may experience a Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

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May 3, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Clock In The Radio Loses Time This bulletin involves replacing the Wireless Control Module (WCM)/Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). Customer may experience a condition where the clock will lose over one minute a month.

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February 6, 2013 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

Gasoline Engine Diagnostic Inspection Procedure This bulletin provides a procedure to determine repair versus replacement of a gasoline long block engine assembly. This procedure is to be used prior to conducting any engine related repairs

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August 29, 2014 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Flash: Surge, Shudder Or Pulsation At Highway Speeds This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software. A small number of customers may experience a surge, shudder or pulsat

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August 29, 2014 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Flash: Surge, Shudder Or Pulsation At Highway Speeds This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software. A small number of customers may experience a surge, shudder or pulsat

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March 20, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

82212076, 82203694 – Fabric Cleaner This “fabric cleaner” is not intended for sale in California, the otc states (Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington dc

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February 6, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Gasoline Engine Diagnostic Inspection Procedure This bulletin provides a procedure to determine repair versus replacement of a gasoline long block engine assembly. This procedure is to be used prior to conducting any engine related repairs

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August 1, 2009 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

CHRYSLER/JEEP/DODGE: CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS WARRANTY ADDENDUM. THE WARRANTY BOOK ON CERTAIN VEHICLES MAY CONTAIN ERRORS OR MAY BE MISSING INFORMATION REGARDING THE COPONENTS COVERED BY THE CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS WARRANTY. DODGE-CARAVAN/GRAND

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August 1, 2009 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

CHRYSLER/JEEP/DODGE: CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS WARRANTY ADDENDUM. THE WARRANTY BOOK ON CERTAIN VEHICLES MAY CONTAIN ERRORS OR MAY BE MISSING INFORMATION REGARDING THE COPONENTS COVERED BY THE CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS WARRANTY. DODGE-CARAVAN/GRAND

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May 3, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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May 3, 2013 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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January 15, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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January 15, 2013 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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April 20, 2010 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

JEEP: MANUAL TRANSMISSION POPS OUT OF GEAR. THE TRANSMISSION POPS OUT OF FIRST GEAR WHILE ACCELERATING. THE CONDITION, MAY OCCUR INTERMITTENTLY AND MAY BE DIFFICULT TO DIAGNOSE. VERIFY THAT THE SHIFT BOOT IS NOT CAUSING THE ISSUE BY ENSU

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May 1, 2009 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

JEEP: IN COLD CLIMATES A MIL ILLUMINATION P0123 OR P0222 OR STORED DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0123 OR 00222 AND THE ETC LIGHT ILLUMINATED. THIS INVOLVES REPLACING THE ELECTRONIC THROTTLE BODY AND CLEAN AIR DUCT. *PE

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August 29, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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