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2004 Dodge Neon User Reviews

2004 Dodge Neon Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 29 reviews

  • Performance:3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 / 5
  • Appearance:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5
  • Overall: 4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 19 reviews
"ride" 14 reviews
"power" 5 reviews
"reliable car" 4 reviews
"speed" 3 reviews
CONS
"power" 5 reviews
"brakes" 3 reviews
"in snow" 2 reviews

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Displaying 1 - 10 of 29 2004 Dodge Neon reviews.

Carpediem224 writes:
2004 Dodge Neon 4 Dr SXT Sedan Review
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4

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Very practical.  True Gas Saver.  Sleek and stylish also

Cons

Wish it had a little more power under the hood.

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Perfect Starter Car With Great Gas Milage. — I love this car. It took good care of me and i took good care of her. Very reliable and trustworthy. This car is well maintained and provided me with years of enjoyment and comfort. I would recommend this car to anyone (well maybe someone under 6ft tall!)

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Tammy writes:
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it works

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brakes are squeely when its cold or wet out

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Blue Dodge Sx 2.0 2004 — its my second car, first car got in an accident in the beginning of 2011 during winter. This one drives well and is good on gas, everything works, but it is all manual, which is okay with me, just gotta make sure people lock their doors when they exit.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Paul writes:
2004 Dodge Neon 4 Dr SXT Sedan Review
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Tough as can be, great stereo. Somewhat comfortable, decent driving position

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Slow, weak handling, noisy, cheap feeling, ugly.

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Tough, But That's About It. — Bought this car as an 'emergency car'. Not overly fun or cool in any way, but it's survived two accidents, one of which was very serious. Gave it to my gf when I paid it off. It's still running well.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Antonio2330 writes:
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5

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It's a good reliable car if maintained properly.  Has plenty of aftermarket parts available to customize.

Cons

It does have its quirky mechanical issues sometimes.

Antonio2330
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Fun Little Car. — I love the car it fits my needs as the only driver. Easy to do minor mechanical jobs such as spark plug and wires, engine oil, transmission fluid, brakes, drive belt. Plenty of fandom behind its legacy from three generations.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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marine4life06 writes:
2004 Dodge Neon 4 Dr SE Sedan Review
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Very dependable vehicle. Little maintenance required. Good looking sport design that anyone can drive.

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The gas mileage could be a little better for a smaller car. Should have bought one with cruise control.

marine4life06
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Overall It Is A Good Car. — i bought this car new in 2004 and drove it for 4 years prior to handing over to my daughter for college. She still drive it today. the only problem she has had is the moonroof motor went out after it was about 5 years old. The engine (like alot of Dodges) has a clicking from the lifters when you start it up until it warms up. I have noticed this in alot of the dodges I have owned. The back seat is not designed for grown ups as any smaller vehicle. Good truck space for a smaller car. I would definitely recommend getting cruise control as the long trips tend to be even longer without cruise control. I would recommend this car to anyone that is looking for a sporty ride or another family car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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William writes:
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3

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like others american cars it's devalued rapidly, so it's a good second hand car

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there's too much of these on the road

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Take The Time To Find A Good Second Hand Car — this car have a great look, it's confortable and nice to drive, good suspention, got place to do mechanic maintenance!, easy to clean and maintain clean, spacy interior and good storage compartment. it's have a good noise form motor, hand brake its in good posotion to do snow-handbrake motion, cluth is'nt heavy and have a good range

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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hagger19 writes:
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Fuel Efficiency, reliability , great space for the compact car

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hard to clean fabric -- stains easily.

hagger19
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Great Student Car — I drove this car through college and beyond! It has been very inexpensive to keep up. Drove it to SC from MI on 3 tanks of gas (90 bucks)! Seats got some saltwater on them from the surfboard (yes, it fits in the car) and will not come clean -- which is very frustrating. Other than that, I love this thing! Only reason we are getting a new car is to have room for a growing family.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Mario writes:
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its fast

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colour

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Very Cost Effective, Dfast, And Good Mileage — very fast, has sports car build, yellow and manul, cost effective, very fun to drive. interior is grey seating, and it has a sunroof. Cd player inside as well, and the brake pads and disks just got changed. enjoyable car to drive

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Johny writes:
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Everything

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Needs more power

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Awesome First Car — Fun car to drive, even funner to mod it. Easy mods such as a CAI, UDP, high flow cat, new exhaust system, a new cam, will definitely add more power and ultimately = more fun ;) Eats gas if you like to hear your CAI roar when you slam the peddle though. Overall awesome first car :)

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Adam writes:
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Fun little gas eco car.

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Brakes and bearings go on them.

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Good 1st Car. — Fun little torque car. But it's hard on parts. Or maybe that's just me. It's fun to drive in the winter time. It's got me liking Neon's and I plan for the first car I purchase to be the SRT-4 model.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2003 Dodge Neon Reviews

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2002 Dodge Neon Reviews

Tiny Engine Knocking Peice Of Junk By buickmantim

I disliked everything I bought it cause its all the bank would give me I had it 6 months enough to build some credit than I bought a sexy fast Buick!! the oil pan feel out at 45000 miles the engine le... Read More

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Great little car for Students. Great Car with great gas mileage best car I have owned had it over 10 years and still running strong Over 150,000 miles. Sadly time to trade it in and get an SUV I shall... Read More

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2001 Dodge Neon Reviews

Great Transportation Or Teen Starter Car Parts Are Plentiful And Fairly Inexpensive By Tom

Cheap operation costs,easy to get parts,simplicity in design and construction. Controls are in easy reach and placed w thought. No real blind spots to complain about. The microscopic cup holders that ... Read More

Good Car For Anyone Who Like Quick 4 Doors. By Raul

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2000 Dodge Neon Reviews

Great Commuter By Keven

reliable and easy to repair easy to work on unless you need to touch the belts. parts are dirt cheap and 90% of repairs i can do myself with little mechanical experience. fun to drive with some light ... Read More

Reliable,low Maint Cost,good Transportation. By tommcmanis

Dislike the four door only,two door should have been offered,lots of nice cheap plastic,overall not a stand out,ir remarkable car. Like) dependibility easy to Work on big supply of aftermarket upgrade... Read More

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