Dodge Avenger Forum banner


  1. Metal Grinding Noise

    Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Happens when I first start car up in morning about 5-10 mins into warm up and makes a metallic grinding noise for about 10-15 seconds. If i turn car off and back on it goes away. Seems fine for rest of day and car seems to drive fine and not make any additional noise. Let it sit over night and...
  2. Whining noise when accelerating.

    Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi all, I have an annoying issue when accelerating from about 20 mph the whine starts to chime in, getting louder the faster I go. However the noise only comes on when I'm on the accelerator, it's like an on and off switch for the whine. Any help and knowledge of this issue, like how safe it is...
  3. Chirping/Squeaking Steering Wheel-Horn Plate

    Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hey all, first time poster here, long time follower. I have a 13' SE and my horn plate chirps like an angry bird at all speeds, including idle. It is very annoying and I have been ignoring it for quite some time! Can anyone provide the steps to remove the wheel cover/horn plate and resolve...
  4. How many have experienced same kind of front end noise?

    Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hello. Decided to start new thread about the front end popping noise that has been haunting my Avenger for over two years now since i bought it. So lets begin, this popping comes from right front corner and happens even when driving over slightest road imperfection like asphalt joint. Left...
  5. Brake Replacement Results in whinning noise

    Dodge Avenger Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Hi all, has anyone come across an issue when a mechanic replaces the brakes and pads? I had this done at Mavis, and afterwards it starts making this high pitch whining sound when the brakes get hot. I bring it back and they say its the back calipers that now need to be replaced. I take it to...