2021-2023 Dodge Durango is being recalled because the rear spoiler can scrape the roof when the tailgate is opened

increasing its complete separation from the SUV and the potential for damage to road hazards road, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday.

Some Dodge Durango SUVs may be equipped with a roof spoiler mounted "flush" to the roof so that the spoiler can strike the roof when the tailgate is open

Over time, when the tailgate is opened and closed repeatedly, the spoiler can loosen and eventually detach from the roof.

A spoiler that detaches while driving is recalled as it could pose a hazard to other drivers and road users.

The recall affects 139,019 Durangos over three model years, including 2023, which will be the last production year of the current Durango.

In the final year of this generation Durango, the 2023 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat returns with a 710-hp supercharged V8 and a rear spoiler.

 For more information, contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403 or visit Dodge's recall page.