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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
16 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
15 / 0
Average Mileage:
11,814 miles

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2006 Chrysler 300 seat belts / air bags problems

seat belts / air bags problem

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2006 Chrysler 300 Owner Comments (Page 3 of 11)

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problem #165

Jun 222015

300

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags). The part needed was unavailable to perform the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Mt Carmel, SC, USA

problem #164

May 292015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received a recall notification for NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags). The part to do the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Sunnyvale, CA, USA

problem #163

Feb 102015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received a recall notification for NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags). The part was not available for an extended period of time. The contact called the dealer for months and they were not able to provide any additional information. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Long Beach, CA, USA

problem #162

Jun 132015

300

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the parts to do the repair were not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Chappells, SC, USA

problem #161

Jun 092015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the part to do the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Winston Salem, NC, USA

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problem #160

Jun 012016

300

  • 0 miles
Takata recall: My complaint is not with the chrylser corporation itself, my complaint is the way that dealerships (ancira Chrysler and ingram park Chrysler) are handling it. I am actively trying to get my Chrysler 300 airbag replaced, and I keep receiving notices from Chrysler to get it done - and in the notices it says that it takes 2 hours to be replaced. When I contact a dealer to get it done, they tell me that they do not accept appointments for this recall, they are 4-6 weeks away from getting to my vehicle, I will have to leave my vehicle there for 3-5 days, and they will call me when it is available - but they never do. The Chrysler representative even helped me call them and they never pick up the phone. They are purposely trying to dissuade people from getting it done. I am a working single parent, with one vehicle - it's all I can afford. I don't want my face blown off by my airbag, but I don't want to lose my job either. What the dealerships are doing is irresponsible, despicable and should be prohibited. They are not putting any priority into the resolution of this recall - and are as guilty as Chrysler in their cover up of the defective airbags.

- San Antonio, TX, USA

problem #159

May 312016

300 6-cyl

  • 53,954 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. While driving 45 mph, the air bag warning light illuminated. The vehicle was not diagnosed nor repaired. The VIN was included in NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the part needed to repair the vehicle was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 53,954. Parts distribution disconnect...updated 06/28/16 the consumer stated the dealer had the vehicle for several hours. However, the air bag light was still on. Updated 06/29/ updated 07/14/16.

- Castle Rock, CO, USA

problem #158

May 232016

300

  • 175,000 miles
Throttle stuck causing the vehicle to accelerate in a parking garage while coming around a turn at approx. 10-15 mph. Brakes were applied with both feet, full force, but the car continued to accelerate. Causing damage to 4 vehicles. Totaling the Chrysler 300, and 3 parked vehicles. One Lincoln mkz SUV, Honda SUV, and a Ford F-150. Skid marks were left indicating the vehicle was not slowing down. No personal injuries, but several thousand of dollars in property damage. Police report was taken, but is not yet available. Report # is 16-2335 with the lansing township police department-lansing, Michigan. Incident date 5-23-2016.

- Mason, MI, USA

problem #157

Feb 102016

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags) several months ago and the dealer indicated that the part was not available. The contact was unable to determine when the vehicle would be repaired. The contact felt that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was contacted and was unable to provide a specific time frame to supply the part to the dealer. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Albany, GA, USA

problem #156

Sep 042015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the part to do the repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Powell, TN, USA

problem #155

Feb 192016

300

  • 130,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

My wife was driving home at night from the store in a residential street and car all of a sudden accelerated on its own. Wife tried hard to apply the brakes but car would not slow down. She tried hard to control car to avoid poles and trees and hit hard in ditch. Air bags failed to deploy. Wife suffered contusions and bruises. Car was considered a total loss by insurance company. Tried to notify manufacturer to report the failure and just kept getting a run around from them. Apparently they do not stand behind their products. I see several other complaints on this same issue but no recall was ever issued.

- Franklin, VA, USA

problem #154

Mar 012016

300

  • miles
2006 Chrysler 300. Consumer writes in regards to no parts available to repair airbag recall.

- Pleasantville, NJ, USA

problem #153

Mar 092015

300

  • miles
The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received a notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags) however, the parts for the recall were not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer had exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Cincinnati, OH, USA

problem #152

Sep 022015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the part to do the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Federal Way, WA, USA

problem #151

Mar 012016

300

  • 60 miles
I have a Chrysler 300 C 2006 I've had it for about a year now it's definitely been causing my a lot off issues and I've done research on this car a lot of others having same issues as such as me. Issue such ass car stopping while driving after filling up gas tank, and lower control arms falling off car while driving which is not safe and I have a small child which can be deadly driving in this car for both of us. I can't afford to fix these issues I really need to know what I can do about this

- Elizabeth, NJ, USA

problem #150

May 272015

300

  • 0 miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags) however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect. Updated 06/23/16

- Memphis, TN, USA

problem #149

Feb 062016

300

  • miles
The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Jacksonville, FL, USA

problem #148

Jun 292015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags). The part to do the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Hammanton, NJ, USA

problem #147

Aug 032015

300 6-cyl

  • miles
The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received a notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the part for the recall repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Part distribution disconnect. Updated 04/20/16 updated 04/28/16.

- Ventura, CA, USA

problem #146

Nov 142015

300

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2006 Chrysler 300. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V313000 (air bags); however, the parts to do the recall repair were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Tustin, CA, USA

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