There are 27 owner complaints spread out over 6 years, but the most belong to the 1999.
This generation ranks 20th in reliability out of 59 overall Dodge generations.
This generation has been recalled 28 times. It's also part of 11 investigations and has 293 TSBs.
- transmission transmission failure in the 1996 Avenger at 70000 miles
- cooling system water pump failed in the 1995 Avenger at 130000 miles
- suspension ball joints go bad in the 1999 Avenger at 73000 miles
- suspension front end issues in the 1998 Avenger at 138389 miles
- accessories - interior radio randomly shuts off in the 1996 Avenger at 123000 miles
- transmission transmission failed in the 1995 Avenger at 115700 miles