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2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2006 is the worst year for PT Cruiser engine complaints. Having an engine light on is annoying, but it's the complaints about the engine shutting-off while driving that really have us concerned.
Worst 2006 PT Cruiser Problems by Category
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- engine problems42NHTSA complaints: 79
- AC / heater problems21NHTSA complaints: 2
- electrical problems20NHTSA complaints: 107
- windows / windshield problems15NHTSA complaints: 36
- interior accessories problems13NHTSA complaints: 25
- transmission problems11NHTSA complaints: 5
- suspension problems9NHTSA complaints: 10
- wheels / hubs problems9NHTSA complaints: 10
- lights problems7NHTSA complaints: 17
- cooling system problems4NHTSA complaints: 6
- seat belts / air bags problems3NHTSA complaints: 35
- brakes problems1NHTSA complaints: 26
- clutch problems1
- steering problems1NHTSA complaints: 13
- drivetrain problemsNHTSA: 14
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 14
- body / paint problemsNHTSA: 12
- fuel system problemsNHTSA: 7
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 6
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