Looking for a Used Neon in your area?
CarGurus has 1,460 nationwide Neon listings starting at $1,650.
Average User Score
4.1 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 30 reviews
2004 Dodge Neon Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 30 reviews
The little Neon that could has gotten a bad rap over the years because of its poor reliability and numerous problems under the hood. What doesn't get talked about is that in its subcompact class, it has always been the fastest, roomiest, and probably the most fun to drive of all of its competitors. While short on creature comforts, it's long on power and handling.
Little has changed for the 2004 Dodge Neon. Both the base SE and SXT trims feature a 2.0-liter, 132-hp engine matched with a 5-speed manual (or optional 4-speed automatic, which many drivers say doesn't take advantage of the peppiness of the engine). The SE gives you basic features, but the SXT offers a lot more options and is probably the better value. A Sports Package can be bought for the SXT that adds a spoiler and fog lamps. The R/T is the performance sport model Neon, with a 2.0-liter engine that gets 150-hp combined only with the 5-speed and a sports-tuned suspension, steering, and special badging.
The Neon is a fast little subcompact, but its wide wheelbase gives greater stability and precise handling on the road. Because it is so roomy, it works well as a starter family car, affordable and comfortable, with a fairly big trunk for storage. There are not a lot of bells and whistles, because the 2004 Neon focuses on performance and practicality over luxury. Complaints range from rough idling, a rear blind spot, loud road noise at high speeds, and a poor resale value.
What's your take on the 2004 Dodge Neon?
Dodge Neon Questions
I Have A 2004 Dodge Neon. The Check Engine Light Came On, The Car Started R...
2004 dodge neon. the vehicle will not turn over at all after dying out , after the check engine light came on.
Is It The Transmission Gone
2004 Dodoge neon going down the road everythings fine then something popped and now it want move at all ..This is and automatic.. ANy help would be good Thanks
When I Start My 2004 Dodge Neon Sxt It's Like The Gas Throttle Is Stuck An...
My 2004 Dodge Neon Will Turn Over But Wont Start What Could It Be
I already replace the crankshaft
2004 Dodge Neonproblems
i have a 2004 dodge neon. at first the car was running rough,the check engine light came on and then a cupple miles down the road,i was parked and the car dies.will not start back up.no starter enga...