Worst Complaints About the Dodge Viper

Viper owners are having the most trouble with the engine (50%), exhaust (25%), and the airbags & seat belts (25%). We've listed the most common owner complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Recall on Air Bag 1 complaints at an average of 28,000 miles in the 2004 Dodge Viper.
  2. Motor Fell Apart 1 complaints at an average of 300 miles in the 2005 Dodge Viper.
  3. Multiple Catalytic Converters Failed 1 complaints at an average of 13,000 miles in the 2005 Dodge Viper.

What's Wrong with the Viper?

Watch out for the 3rd generation's (2003–2006) 0.95 PainRank™, which is the worst of 4 generations.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
5th Gen Viper 2015–2017
0 0.0
4th Gen Viper 2008–2010
0 0.0
3rd Gen Viper 2003–2006
4 0.95
2nd Gen Viper 2000–2002
0 0.0

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