1st Gen (1984 – 1992) Dodge Daytona Problems

The 1st generation of the Daytona has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.38. That can be compared against other Dodge generations. Shopping for a Dodge? This generation is generally a good bet.

Owners of the 1984–1992 Daytona model years have sent in 13 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the lights (30%) followed by the hvac (23%) and the engine (15%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Dodge model years.

Watch out for the 1990 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
1992 1
0.24
1991 2
0.35
1990 3
1.08
1989 1
0.21
1988 4
0.57
1987 0
0.0
1986 1
0.33
1985 0
0.0
1984 1
0.66

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