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DODGE DIPLOMAT RECALLS - (16 Recalls Found)

Since 1977, DODGE has issued a total of 1806 car recalls worldwide. Of those recalls, 16 have been for the DODGE DIPLOMAT starting in 1977. This accounts for approximately 6.1% of the 29620 car recalls issued by the NHTSA since 1966. The DIPLOMAT accounts for less than 1.0% of all the DODGE recalls issued since 1977. Compared to other car manufacturers, DODGE ranks #3 in overall number of recalls issued by a car maker.

Please keep in mind these numbers are for statistical purposes only & do not necessarily reflect the quality of the DODGE DIPLOMAT or DODGE itself. These figures are based only on the number of recalls issued and NOT the total number of vehicles affected by a particular recall.

Find your DODGE DIPLOMAT listed below. Results are sorted year from newest to oldest. Select the desired DODGE DIPLOMAT to view the complete recall details. Information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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View DODGE DIPLOMAT Recalls Below ↓
1989 Recalls ↓

1989 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Problem: THE STEERING WHEEL MAY CRACK AT ITS MOUNTING HUB WELD ATTACHMENT BECAUSE OF FATIGUE LOADING AND EVENTUALLY SEPARATE FROM THE HUB.Recall Details - 4/8/1991
1988 Recalls ↓

1988 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD

Problem: ENGINE COMPARTMENT WIRING HARNESS FUSIBLE LINK WIRES MAY BE TRAPPED UNDER THE SPEED CONTROL SERVO BRACKET.Recall Details - 10/22/1987

1988 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Problem: THE STEERING WHEEL MAY CRACK AT ITS MOUNTING HUB WELD ATTACHMENT BECAUSE OF FATIGUE LOADING AND EVENTUALLY SEPARATE FROM THE HUB.Recall Details - 4/8/1991
1986 Recalls ↓

1986 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

Problem: BATTERY CAP VENTS MAY BE PARTIALLY OR COMPLETELY BLOCKED WITH PLASTIC FLASHING. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: A BUILD UP OF INTERNAL GAS PRESSURE COULD OCCUR WHICH COULD RESULT IN CASE RUPTURE, PARTICULARLY DURING POST CHARGING. SHOULD A PERSON BE IN THE VICINITY OF THE BATTERY WHEN THE CASE RUPTURES, THEY MAY BE INJURED BY THE RELEASED GASES AND/OR ACID.Recall Details - 4/10/1986
1982 Recalls ↓

1982 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Problem: THE AUTOMATIC SPEED CONTROL SWITCH MAY STICK IN THE "RESUME" POSITION RESTRICTING RETURN MOVEMENT. THIS WILL NOT ALLOW THE NORMAL BRAKE PEDAL OPERATION TO DEACTIVATE THE SYSTEM.Recall Details - 9/22/1981

1982 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

Problem: EXCESSIVE HEAT MAY BE TRANSFERRED TO THE VEHICLE FLOOR PAN IN THE REAR SEAT AREA. THIS OCCURS BECAUSE THE MUFFLER HEAT SHIELD WAS OMITTED DURING MANUFACTURE OF CERTAIN FLEET CARS. REAR SEAT CUSHIONS MAY BE SCORCHED BY HEAT.Recall Details - 10/26/1983
1981 Recalls ↓

1981 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM

Problem: ENGINE MAY LOSE POWER OR STALL DUE TO CARBURETOR FLOODING. THIS IS CAUSED BY A POOR ELECTRICAL GROUND ON THE CARBURETOR FUEL BOWL VENT SOLENOID. VEHICLES MAY ALSO HAVE DRIVEABILITY PROBLEMS WHILE THE ENGINE IS WARMING UP IN COLD WEATHER. THESE PROBLEMS INCLUDE ENGINE MISSING, SAGS, AND HESITATION. THIS IS CAUSED BY A STICKING CARBURETOR OXYGEN FEEDBACK SOLENOID.Recall Details - 5/5/1981

1981 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Problem: THE AUTOMATIC SPEED CONTROL SWITCH MAY STICK IN THE "RESUME" POSITION RESTRICTING RETURN MOVEMENT. THIS WILL NOT ALLOW THE NORMAL BRAKE PEDAL OPERATION TO DEACTIVATE THE SYSTEM.Recall Details - 9/22/1981
1980 Recalls ↓

1980 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Problem: THE FRONT BRAKE HOSE ROUTING ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES MAY ALLOW INTERFERENCE BETWEEN THE HOSES AND THE FRONT TIRES DURING EXTREME TURNING ANGLES.Recall Details - 9/11/1979
1978 Recalls ↓

1978 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

Problem: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES, THE HOOD SECONDARY CATCH SYSTEM MAY BE MISALIGNED WHICH MAY CAUSE THE SECONDARY CATCH TO MALFUNCTION. CONSEQUENTLY, THE HOOD MAY NOT BE SECURELY LATCHED.Recall Details - 12/28/1977

1978 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Problem: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES, DAMAGE TO THE FRONT WHEEL BRAKE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM COULD OCCUR DUE TO FRONT WHEEL BRAKE LINE TUBE CORROSION. FRONT WHEEL BRAKE HOSES MAY BECOME BRITTLE AND CRACK DUE TO PROLONGED OPERATION IN COLD TEMPERATURES.Recall Details - 10/25/1977

1978 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Problem: THE COLUMNS MAY CONTAIN STEERING SHAFTS IN WHICH THE STEERING COLUMN COUPLING ROLL PIN RETAINING NOTCH WAS MACHINED TOO DEEP. THIS MAY CAUSE THE STEERING WHEEL SHAFT TO BECOME DISENGAGED FROM THE REST OF THE STEERING ASSEMBLY.Recall Details - 11/28/1977
1977 Recalls ↓

1977 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Problem: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES, DAMAGE TO THE FRONT WHEEL BRAKE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM COULD OCCUR DUE TO FRONT WHEEL BRAKE LINE TUBE CORROSION. FRONT WHEEL BRAKE HOSES MAY BECOME BRITTLE AND CRACK DUE TO PROLONGED OPERATION IN COLD TEMPERATURES.Recall Details - 10/25/1977

1977 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

Problem: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES, THE HOOD SECONDARY CATCH SYSTEM MAY BE MISALIGNED WHICH MAY CAUSE THE SECONDARY CATCH TO MALFUNCTION. CONSEQUENTLY, THE HOOD MAY NOT BE SECURELY LATCHED.Recall Details - 12/28/1977
1976 Recalls ↓

1976 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Problem: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES, DAMAGE TO THE FRONT WHEEL BRAKE HYDRAULIC SYSTEM COULD OCCUR DUE TO FRONT WHEEL BRAKE LINE TUBE CORROSION. FRONT WHEEL BRAKE HOSES MAY BECOME BRITTLE AND CRACK DUE TO PROLONGED OPERATION IN COLD TEMPERATURES.Recall Details - 10/25/1977

1976 DODGE DIPLOMAT Recall - LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

Problem: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES, THE HOOD SECONDARY CATCH SYSTEM MAY BE MISALIGNED WHICH MAY CAUSE THE SECONDARY CATCH TO MALFUNCTION. CONSEQUENTLY, THE HOOD MAY NOT BE SECURELY LATCHED.Recall Details - 12/28/1977
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