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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 Sebring drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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1996 Chrysler Sebring Owner Comments

problem #6

Nov 012001

Sebring

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While traveling on a side street heard a noise. Without prior warning axle broke, and vehicle fell to the ground.

- Gadsden, AL, USA

problem #5

May 042001

Sebring

  • miles
After dealership examined vehicle for previous suspension recalls and found nothing wrong on vehicle in 1999, consumer was starting to accelerate from a stop sign and turning right. Front right lower control arm disconnected from vehicle, and right front wheel kicked out from vehicle also, tie rod separated, and passenger's side axle became dislodged from transaxle. Please provide any additional information/attachments.

- Vanderbilt, PA, USA

problem #4

Apr 112001

Sebring

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving 30 mph consumer heard a scraping sound from front end, then a noise. Front axle had broken. Prior to recall 97V-201 the lower lateral arm ball joints failed. Consumer not sure how the lower lateral arm ball joints works in conjunction with the axle. However, consumer question whether or not this could have caused the problem.

- Miami, FL, USA

problem #3

Feb 272001

(reported on)

Sebring

  • miles

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

While driving vehicle wheel buckled under due to a broken axle. Dealer said it needed a new axle and control arm.

- North Palm Beach, FL, USA

problem #2

Feb 212001

Sebring

  • miles
Consumer has tried several times to have recall # 97V201000 repaired, but dealer would not honor recall.

- Grant, MN, USA

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problem #1

Apr 211997

Sebring

  • miles
Vehicle experienced failure of the recall component prior to recall notice causing severe damages to vehicle due to loss of control. (97V-201) (attorney for consumer).

- Las Vegas, NV, USA

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