1st Generation (2013—2016) Dart Problems

Dart owners with a 2013—2016 model year have the most problems with the engine (28%), interior (12%), and the transmission (12%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Engine Stalls/dies While Driving 51 complaints at an average of 27,294 miles in the 2014 Dodge Dart.
  2. Weak Suspension System 3 complaints at an average of 15,123 miles in the 2013 Dodge Dart.
  3. Transmission Stopped Working 18 complaints at an average of 37,260 miles in the 2013 Dodge Dart.

What Dart Year is Most Reliable?

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 2013 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2016 21 3 35 14.35
2015 55 4 67 10.47
2014 97 2 85 25.84
2013 365 5 131 63.55

Keep Up with Everything Dart Related

Get FREE email alerts from CarComplaints.com anytime something new pops up about the Dart. Simple as that. Learn about the news before others. Impress your friends. Be a hero.

Recent News About This Generation