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  1. 2012 pursuit downshifting

    General Charger Discussion
    So i have a 2012 dodge charger pursuit its the v6 and when i go down a hill or let go of the pedal for a few seconds the car wants to downshift as if i have the cruise control on and went above a certain speed it was set but i have cruise control off. Is this normal or do i have an issue i need...
  2. Transmission will not engage

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    I am having issues with my 2007 Charger 2.7L Base. The issue first started when it went into limp mode. I changed both speed sensor, but the issue did not change. Now, the transmission will not engage when put into gear, drive or reverse. If I get the RPMs above 5000, it will engage...
  3. Transmission swap

    General Charger Discussion
    Hi everyone, I've got an 07 rt with the 5 speed transmission but its starting to fail on me, I found someone parting out a 2012 rt with a 5 speed as well. From the bit of reading i've done its the same transmission but I wanted to check with the forum to see if it actually is or if I am going...
  4. 2019 Dodge Charger R/T

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hi I’m looking for help determining what happened to my Charger, I was driving on the highway to go and get some food and as I was getting off at an exit I started slowing down and I felt the car downshift, shortly after that I felt a vibration in the rear almost felt like a wheel hop sensation...
  5. Should I do recommended dealer maintenance?

    General Charger Discussion
    I recently took my car in for an oil change at a local dealership. They said that I should get my fuel injectors cleaned, transmission fluid flushed, and all 16 spark plugs replaced. It's going to cost about $800 to get it done by them. My car is a 2013 Dodge Charger RT with 64k miles on it. Is...
  6. 06 Charger RT Wont shift for first 10 minutes of driving every morning!

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Whats up fellas, im havin trouble finding out why my transmission wont shift after sitting over night for the first 10 minutes of driving, even when its 95 degrees out. I start the car in the morning and i immediately hear the cooling fans going 100 miles an hour and i know im gunna have...
  7. RPM & speedometer crazy after new engine install

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    I'll try to sum up the events without going into too much detail. My brother's best friend blew the engine on my 2007 charger and I had to get a new one. He dropped it in for me but I decided I wasn't comfortable with his 'knowledge' of engines to finish do the wiring. Bought 2008 Chrysler...
  8. Normal transmission temp during the winter?

    Charger Problems/Assistance (2011 +)
    So I have a 2017 Charger SXT Rallye (so the 3.6L) and I've been noticing my transmission barely warms up in the morning. Usually stays in the 140-150 range and I drive it pretty hard. Was wondering if anyone could give me some insight into what the normal temperature range is around this time of...
  9. FYI for anyone who has had Trans replaced

    V6 Specific Discussion
    Just putting this out there for anyone who has had a used transmission put into their Charger. My transmission went out on my 06 3.5L Charger right as I was hitting 209k miles. This car has been AWESOME, I have been the single owner and have hardly had to replace anything on it. I had a used...
  10. 2012 Dodge Charger SE Transmission Type?

    Charger Problems/Assistance (2011 +)
    Hey guys, I have a 5 speed transmission in my Charger (2012 SE 3.6L V6), but I want to know the name of the transmission. My research has led me to believe that the 5 speed auto is a NAG1/W5A580 Mercedes transmission. Is this correct? I was not able to find a definite answer. On Wikipedia it...
  11. What is this part?

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hi guys, I was changing the oil in my brother's 2014 r/t and noticed an oil leak where the intake manifold and head meet on the left side. I tried to trace the leak back to the valve cover but it didn't seem to be the culprit. I noticed a tube clipped to the trans dipstick that appeared to be...
  12. How would you react???

    General Charger Discussion
    Hello all - Brand New to this forum as I recently purchased a 2016 Charger Scat Pack. My wife and I waited for 5 weeks for our car to be built. We were so excited when we went and picked it up that first night. We had it about a week, and just hit 100 miles when I noticed a hard downshift. We...
  13. 2007 Charger SXT with 80k miles is having some transmissions problems. Please Help!!

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hello, This is the first car I have ever had and I do not know if this is approaching her ending. I bought my Charger slightly used from a dealership late in 2008 with 14,000 miles. Over the 7+ years I have had the O2 defect replaced, jerry-rigged the transmission to overcome the stuck in park...
  14. Bottom End or Transmission issue ?

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    I have a 2007 Dodge Charger SXT 3.5 H.O. 147.xxx miles - That is a decent running car my daughter drives it most of the time . Just in the last week I have noticed a sound like a possible bottom end knock ... if the throttle is held around 1200 - 1500 there is a knock of some sort cant pinpoint...
  15. Transmission? Thermostat?

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hi guys! Ok SO - I have a 2009 V6 just hot 70K miles - Recently I have been having issues with the ETC light coming on. Right before the light comes on, I notice that my car is revving kind of high - or at least higher than normal. I cant really tell if it is shifting out of first but, just...
  16. Transmission whining noise/ limp mode

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hello charger drivers. Just wanted to share my experience with my transmission recently. A few weeks ago it started to make a whining noise similar to a turbo. After I drove it for about 30 minutes it would go into limp mode and would not go over 35 mph. I would have to pull over, turn off the...
  17. 2012 Charger R/T Transmission issues again

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hey all, I have a 2012 Charger R/T with possible transmission issues again. When I first start my car and start driving I can feel a little sluggishness/jolting as it shifts to 2nd & 3rd (this doesn't happen all the time but it does). After I get going it doesn't seem to happen anymore when i...
  18. Burning Smell Going Uphill

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    So I have been noticing more and more in the last few months that when I go uphill there is a burning smell that comes into the cabin of the charger. I have an 08 se 2.7l, and I notice that in one spot in particular where I get on the freeway most of the time, I experience the burning smell...
  19. Park to Reverse "thud"

    Charger Problems/Assistance (2011 +)
    I have a 2013 Charger SE with 23,500 miles on it. When going from park to reverse (especially when the engine/transmission is cold) it sometimes seems like it's a bit of a "thud" noise/feeling when the transmission engages. Doesn't sound "terrible" , just a bit more than I would expect in a car...
  20. Code P0219 - need advice please

    Charger Problems/Assistance
    Hey good people, I was at the drag strip the other day and had something happen that I've not yet experienced. The first run of the day, I went to do the burnout and the transmission almost immediately disengaged and left me without any gears. After turning the car off and re-starting, it was...
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