Engine didnt run rough, didnt run hot. I bought this car used in Dec 2015 at 61,000 miles. Chrysler's number for this recall is R30. I had heard about that last year when family was working on the engine to help save me money. It makes me angry that Chrysler got out of this. Dimensions and Capacities a 2005 Chrysler Sebring Convertible Wheelbase 106.
Learned that Chrysler machined this engine poorly and that the crank shaft wobbles, popping the seals, which ultimately ate a hole in the aluminum casing. I looked on my car codes and it keeps telling me its the camshaft sensor. I bought it in 2005, with 28,000 miles on it, and had no trouble until about a year ago. See your dealer for details. Recall Date 2015-06-02 Description Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
First Two Characters Refer to Seats. I just paid the car off in October 2010. This equates to 12 percent of all convertibles sold in the U. Gross Trailer Weight 1,000 lbs. Dealers will install a tether strap to retain the passenger sun visor, free of charge.
I told them no it wasn't, it had been checked and it had great compression. Even if they would pay for a new engine ha ha I will never buy another Chrysler product again. Then, it overheated and began stalling out. On the brightest of days, however, map-wise locals avoid the jam, and escape to the lesser-known back roads and canyons for open-air motoring. That means you'll want a convertible parked in the company lot so that even your commute can be alfresco.
I wanted to take it for a second opinion and was planning on taking it in at the end of the week. I was going to work and it just quit running. I have never cared for a car better than I did this one. I just prayed it didnt happen, although about a month after mechanic told me this it locked up on the highway at 10:00 pm, a very scary experience. By our count, there are some 45 ragtops now on sale or coming soon, with prices starting… Besides its prolific sunny weather, Los Angeles is a city also known for its traffic-clogged freeways Want evidence? The recall began on July 20, 2015. Chrysler and Dodge owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Units Affected 16270 Here they are, the 59 hottest cars, trucks, and concepts headed your way in 2006 and beyond.
Chrysler would not recall it. In the affected vehicles, the passenger side sun visor may be folded down in such a position that, if the passenger frontal air bag deploys, the passenger side sun visor may detach. My wife and kids had just drove the car 122 miles, and parked it in my in-laws driveway. Accommodations Front Rear Seating Capacity, 2 2 Head room 38. . So i bought a new starter and took it to a certified mechanic i have used for over 15 yrs.
All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice. I took it to a different shop, and they confirmed the engine knock. It worked great for the first 8 months or so until it overheated. These snaking roads invite the driver to connect with both machine and nature's hair-tousling, stress-relieving…. They also told me that I had engine knock and the entire engine would need to be replaced but that it would be almost impossible to find one with less mileage. For 2004, Chrysler gave the Sebring a facelift, adding a restyled front fascia with scalloped headlamps and a new grille; there are also… Ah, the mercury's rising, and the days are getting longer--inevitably giving you the urge to duck out of work to soak up some sun. That was covered under warranty.
I have changed the camshaft sensor and I have changed the crankshaft sensor and checked to see if the spark plugs were firing, none of them were. First Two Characters Refer to Seats. Then this month, Apr 2016, my oil light would sporadically come on and stay on for no longer than 30 seconds. The day after I got it out of the shop, it was clanking and rumbling, wouldn't accelerate beyond 40 and took ages to get there, and then stalled out in a turn lane. I just got it paid off, and now have no transportation. First Two Characters Refer to Seats. A mobile mechanic replaced battery and when I asked him about the oil light that came on when I started the car everyday, he said that meant the oil was not flowing through properly, and that because it went off as the car was driven, this meant the engine would eventually lock up, and told me about the oil sludge problems.
I am on Disability, and the mechanic said my engine was so bad it is not rebuildable, and I cannot afford to fix this. See your dealer for details. There is also a gasoline-only 2. Now at 78,000 miles the engine dies and of course its not covered. I only need it until the end of this summer, so putting more than what it's worth back into it doesn't make sense. At 68,000 miles the timing chain had to be replaced. Now i will file a complaint with Chrysler.