1st Gen (2005 – 2008) Dodge Magnum Problems

The 1st generation of the Magnum has a cumulative PainRank™ of 18.45. That can be compared against other Dodge generations. Shopping for a Dodge? You could do worse (but you could also do better).

Owners of the 2005–2008 Magnum model years have sent in 263 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (26%) followed by the engine (23%) and the transmission (10%).

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 2005 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2008 8
2.81
2007 24
9.06
2006 58
20.13
2005 173
41.82

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