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1.7

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
97,980 miles

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2004 Chrysler Sebring brakes problems

brakes problem

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2004 Chrysler Sebring Owner Comments

problem #4

Feb 192016

Sebring

  • 76,000 miles

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

The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Sebring convertible. The contact stated that while attempting to accelerate from a stop light, the vehicle accelerated independently. The contact stated that the brake pedal was depressed however, the brakes failed to slow the vehicle. The contact was able to place the shifter in the neutral position to slow the vehicle. The contact stated that the vehicle was towed to the residence. The contact also stated that when the vehicle was restarted, the engine revved. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 76,000.

- Piscataway, NJ, USA

problem #3

Jun 132013

Sebring 4-cyl

  • 75,000 miles
I was driving down the road coming to a stop light when I noticed my car had just turned off without warning. Luckily there was a turn lane and the light was red so I didn't cause any accident. After that I took my car to see why the engine light came on and the mechanic said the code stated it had to do with the oxygen sensor. I replaced the part and the car ran ok until another time I was stopped at a light and the car turned off again. I've noticed the engine light comes on and then goes off after a couple of days. I was told I probably need to replace the intake manifold gasket which I bought but haven't replaced because someone told me about the recall of other Sebrings that had the same problem. The car was running fine and the engine light had gone off and then it happened again with no warning. I looked up and saw there have been other same complaints of the engine stalling as one is driving. The code given was H07. I am disabled and cannot afford to take a risk to drive down the road and this happen again. Please let me know where I should take my car to have the defective part replaced. I am also having problems with the driver side window coming off track and going through the rubber and I am afraid the window will shatter because it won't stop going up. I greatly appreciate any help you can give. Thank you

- Suffolk, VA, USA

problem #2

Aug 142013

Sebring 4-cyl

  • 200,000 miles
I can remember all of the dates that these problems occurred but, I did have automobile insurance and they did have a tote truck to take my car to a body shop. This been repaired some time three to four time a year. I keep going to get this repaired. I bought two cars same make and model and everything on both cars been repaired and its not because of an automobile incident its because of the barron been coming aparts. I have bought a new motor on both cars. I have had nothing but. Problems with this car the same problems with both cars. I am so afraid of these cars because I bought them new and I know I bought a new engine.

- Memphis , TN, USA

problem #1

Apr 202014

Sebring

  • 40,921 miles
TL-the contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Sebring touring convertible. The contact heard a medal to metal sound in the wheels. The contact took the vehicle to a mechanic who repaired the brakes on April 20, 2014. The mechanic advised the contact that if the ball joints were not replaced, an accident could occur. The ball joints were not replaced. The manufacturer was notified of the defect but did not offer a remedy. The mileage when the brakes were repaired was 40,921. The current mileage was 41,220.

- Virea, FL, USA

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