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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
43,380 miles

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1996 Chrysler Sebring suspension problems

suspension problem

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1996 Chrysler Sebring Owner Comments

problem #3

Jun 302005

Sebring 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 70,000 miles


June 30 2005 the left front ball joint broke while driving. The consumer was driving 35 mph. There was a noise, sparks were flying, and the consumer lost steering control and bounced off a curve. There were no warning lights on the vehicle. The vehicle was recently inspected in may and no problems were reported. There was a recall, but the consumer was not aware of it. The consumer noticed there was a corrosion problem with the ball joint. The consumer didn't have the recall number. The vehicle is now having repair work done. Chrysler is willing to pay the repairs. The bearings had to be replaced, the left front wheel bearing was replaced twice.

- West Alice, WI, USA

problem #2

Jun 042003

(reported on)


  • 60,141 miles
Right/left ball joints fell off while vehicle was mobile.

- Jenks, OK, USA

problem #1

Feb 242000


  • miles
Consumer contacted dealer in reference to recall number 99V066003/ manufacturer's recall 827. Dealer stated recall work needed no correction. Consumer stated when driving at 5 mph and upon making a left hand turn, right front wheel came off the axle.

- Oklahoma, OK, USA

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