Tech put gear knob on backwards. At what point do you say enough is enough? Your transfer case puts power to your front wheels to make your car, suv, or truck four wheel drive fwd. After finally getting the vehicle to the dealership they were about to take it out for a test drive and the service tech heard the bang noise. The contact stated there was a small fire, but there was no damage to the vehicle or injuries. Now when I pay 250 per tire I expect that the valve stem would be replaced and a new one put on. After being at the dealership for 2 weeks now they are telling me it maybe atleast another month. The vehicle was taken to the mechanic where it was found that the transfer case had a hole which caused it to explode.
This is a dangerous situation it is part of the driveshaft connection. The car had to be towed to the mechanic. Brakes still looked good, changed anyway. Dodge Transfer Case Dodge vehicles are known for being tough and offering a durable option for those that like to hit the road. Had to pay out of pocket since dealer said that it wasn't under warranty and that's normal wear for these vehicle. I had to have the tires replaced because they were worn to the thread.
We will provide a prepaid shipping label to cover the expense of returning the core to us. I never drove car through water. This has happened on four different occasions. A few miles down the road a noise started, drove to a shop where I was told it was the bearings ready to break thru? I have a loan on this vehicle and unable to drive since sept 20th, 2017. Thanks Journey running me over information redacted pursuant to the freedom of information act foia , 5 u. The stalling happened on the highway while the transfer case was on city street.
The contact stated that after inspecting the vehicle he noticed fluid leaking from underneath it. I have also been driving along and have my car turn off. All of our transfer cases come with a 6 month parts only no labor warranty, meaning we will take care of you as our customer if you are sent a part from us that is wrong or not in working order. Every time something happens, you try to tell yourself that all the problems have to be fixed now! At that time I was informed I needed brakes and rotors. Hundred of complaints since 2012 and this has not been addressed either by this safety commission.
Purchased it used in March 2010. They need to recall this car now, not years. . Watch the video for a step by step how to which goes into all of the details. It had cracked and split down the middle and was leaking fluid. When the transfer case broke, it leaked fluid onto the exhaust on my car, and was catching fire.
Not a major leak but noticed when I did an oil change 41000 km Right front axle seal and then 540 kms later new garage floor soaked with tranny fluid. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. Check all my fluids and and nothing was low. The vehicle was not repaired. The vehicle was not repaired. Once the drive shaft was replaced, less then a month later I was driving home and heard a clicking noise.
The vehicle was able to be restarted after numerous attempts. Not Happy at all with the 3 dealers we have dealt with. I started hearing a grinding, squeaking and ticking sound that my mechanic couldn't figure out. Dealer could not replicate until I went back and the car would not start again. The dealership would not fix it under warranty. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. Then on the highway while traveling out of town, I heard a loud bang.
This is a dangerous situation it is part of the driveshaft connection. Was told there was nothing wrong with my car. The contact also had the vehicle repaired at the dealer for the transfer case malfunction. The failure mileage was 59,000. At this point it now needs the also need intermediate shaft that goes into the transfer case and is not available anywhere in the united states, according to Dodge. Mechanic looked at it today and found something broke in the transfercase and was shot out of the bottom. Driving along with son and all of sudden sounded like drive shaft was dragging on the ground.