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Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-30-2015, 11:10 AM
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Posted By deranged
Inexcusable to say the least that a less then 10...

Inexcusable to say the least that a less then 10 year old vehicle is having rustTHROUGHissues. So far mine exhibits no signs of rust. (Fingers crossed.)

I did take precautions to help prevent it...
Forum: Dodge Challenger SE/SXT Specific   07-26-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 305
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Posted By zenmedic
Someone's always got something to say! ...

Someone's always got something to say!
Interestingly they are usually driving a POS.

I love my V8 SCAT and almost to a fault the follow up question is, "Is it the Hellcat?"

Nope! Only 485hp....
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-25-2015, 05:45 AM
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Posted By Hurst 41
I, for one, am thankful to the original poster...

I, for one, am thankful to the original poster for keeping this up.
I now know something to look for because I do not want to see my car like the one in his picture.

Thanks.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-24-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 89
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Posted By BlackHemi41
It's really depressing to read this. But it is...

It's really depressing to read this. But it is an important topic to bring attention to. If enough people report similar problems, it gets the word out and gets the attention of Chrysler. It...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-23-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By mjb4450
Too bad you can't order your 2016 with "foam...

Too bad you can't order your 2016 with "foam delete".
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-23-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 89
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Posted By 19johned53
This is a subject that some take very personal,...

This is a subject that some take very personal, and have a right to. Rust on a 10-15 year old car is one thing, but at 5 to 6 years, a car that's been well cared for shouldn't have this issue yet, at...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   07-23-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 26,092
Best of Luck my brother. :thumbsup:

Best of Luck my brother. :thumbsup:
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   07-23-2015, 10:29 AM
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Views: 26,092
Posted By Brianincanada
Best of luck to you with your request! If I can...

Best of luck to you with your request! If I can be of any further help let me know!
Brian
Forum: Detailing / Car Care   07-21-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,307
Posted By CARiD
Oh yes Covercraft Noah is also very good cover,...

Oh yes Covercraft Noah is also very good cover, we sell those at CARiD too.

http://www.carid.com/images/covercraft/car-covers/noah-car-cover-layers.jpg
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By Yellow Jacket 2012
I've noticed the painted sign posts and the light...

I've noticed the painted sign posts and the light poles including the traffic light poles are peeling from the plows throwing salt filled slush on them. i can only imagine what it does to the motor...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By No30fan
We live in So Cali so no issues with rust here. ...

We live in So Cali so no issues with rust here. I have a 2002 Ford F150 that I bought new and within 5 years the rain rails on the roof all bubbled and rusted out. Had it repaired and now the paint...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By OmegaMan
I wonder what percentage of Challengers on the...

I wonder what percentage of Challengers on the road are experiencing this rust issue?? Mine is just over three years old and thankfully no rust problems. I have plans to trade it in and purchase a...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By bwbike
My 2009 was still rust-free when I traded it in...

My 2009 was still rust-free when I traded it in April. And it went through winter slush & snow six times.

I'm guessing there are some cars that collect water that starts the rust and some cars...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By blueiron
While Ford does use DI in their 4 cylinder engine...

While Ford does use DI in their 4 cylinder engine and in the EcoBoost engines, their normally aspirated 6 and 8 cylinder engines do not use DI.

The DI engine is a great idea in concept, but the...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By Montreal300
This is really disappointing to see the...

This is really disappointing to see the Challenger going south so fast. My first MoPar in almost 50 years of driving was the 2006 300C. We were impressed enough with it to acquire a 2008 300C AWD,...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By dg166320
IDMT this is for you..i just installed a srt...

IDMT this is for you..i just installed a srt front chin spoiler and i do not drive my car in the winter (live in connecticut) they throw down a lot of salt/sand on the roads.i was surprised how much...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By Max57
Post Very sad to hear these rust observations,,,....

Very sad to hear these rust observations,,,. :disappointed:

You would think that by now, the auto manufacturers would have addressed these issues regarding body longevity. And I'm sure that being...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By mjb4450
Wow, a lot of people popping up with the same...

Wow, a lot of people popping up with the same mindset. Like you and Ray, I also was a Mopar nut in the 1970s and early '80s but moved on after Lee Iaccoca turned Chrysler into a golf cart factory...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By Slosh
Mine is almost 7 years old and there's no sign of...

Mine is almost 7 years old and there's no sign of rust (I just waxed it). I try my best not to drive it on wet brine, but of course sometimes that can't be avoided. Mine isn't a daily driver,...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,969
Posted By PSM450
I agree, I like the small car shows that are...

I agree, I like the small car shows that are actually a fund raiser for an organization. I know the entry fee and publicity is going to good use

Plus, kids seem drawn to the "PURPLE CAR!!!!!" ...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By viper-power
Wow this sucks, but doesn't Dodge has a 10 year...

Wow this sucks, but doesn't Dodge has a 10 year factory warranty on paint....

Anyway I totally understand you guys, I have owned 5 challengers and I had never had any issues "touching wood" lol, ...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,969
Posted By 19johned53
Yep, same reason that I go to shows, just to see...

Yep, same reason that I go to shows, just to see some nice iron of every type.


I was at a show last year, and entered it, as the general parking sucked, and like I posted earlier, I wanted to be...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,969
Posted By TinCuda
At the end of the day, I can't say it isn't nice...

At the end of the day, I can't say it isn't nice when I win a trophy. BUT The real reason I go to car shows is to meet and talk to like minded folks and to support whatever cause the car show is...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,969
Posted By Yellow Jacket 2012
To me there has to be something done to a car to...

To me there has to be something done to a car to make it special if not a classic, there is nothing special about a brand new hellcat since it is shiny and blemish free not because of anything the...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   07-19-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,498
Posted By 70barcuda
I can't speak to the rust problem of the...

I can't speak to the rust problem of the Challenger yet as I traded my 2010 with no rust and currently have a 2014 so not old enough yet. However I do have some observations on rust in general. My...
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