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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1996 Chrysler Cirrus steering problems

steering problem

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1996 Chrysler Cirrus Owner Comments

problem #4

Jun 102002

Cirrus

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While backing into garage, right front tie rod end broke. Dealer contacted. Dealer found the ball and socket had rusted badly causing the socket to fall off the ball. Manufacturer notified.

- Milwaukee, WI, USA

problem #3

Jan 092002

Cirrus

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Tie rod end broke at right front wheel, wheel turned sideways and car was completely uncontrollable. Road was dry and the car slid straight ahead. Replace both outer tie rods

- Columbus, OH, USA

problem #2

Sep 062000

Cirrus

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving 60mph on expressway, was turning a corner near home at 5mph when outer tie rod broke. Driver lost control. Vehicle stopped suddenly. Was towed to dealer & mechanic indicated tie rod should not have broken due to vehicle being new. Been in contact with dealer for tie rod part.

- Toledo, OH, USA

problem #1

Oct 311998

Cirrus

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving at 35 mph consumer's left side of the vehicle was shaking, and the tie rod blew out.

- Chicopee, MA, USA

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