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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 46
Injuries / Deaths:
4 / 4
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1996 Chrysler Town & Country engine problems

engine problem

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1996 Chrysler Town & Country Owner Comments (Page 2 of 5)

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problem #72

Sep 122000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While driving the vehicle overheated and the gears locked up, the consumer pulled over and the vehicle caught fire, claim # 05-4538-992. Nlm

- Newark, CA, USA

problem #71

Sep 122000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving the consumer smell an odd smell and pulled over, once out of the vehicle the consumer saw smoke coming from under the hood, the engine compartment was on fire, claim # 04-1312-385. Nlm

- Fayetteville, AR, USA

problem #70

Sep 122000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Engine compartment fire, this loss involved a collision and fire, claim # 75-A446-573. Nlm

- Laguna Niguel, CA, USA

problem #69

Aug 302000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While pulling into a parking space the driver noticed smoke coming from the front of the vehicle, he looked under the hood and noticed under the hood, claim # 13-7055-925. Nlm

- Bloomington, IL, USA

problem #68

Oct 011999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Whilke driving the vehicle stalled and then the driver noticed smoke and fire coming from under the hood, the fire was extinguished with only damage to the wiring, claim # 15-3024-211. Nlm

- Lincoln, NE, USA

problem #67

May 012000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Vehicle caught on fire, claim # 20-5363-506. Nlm

- Owings Mills, MD, USA

problem #66

Dec 201999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

There was a fire in the engine compartment, prior to this incident a new starter had been installed, claim # 32-V339-978. Nlm

- Melville, NY, USA

problem #65

Oct 252001

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The vehicle was on fire under the hood, consumer stated that the fire started probably near battery or fuel injector. Claim number 11-3823-544.

- Duluth, GA, USA

problem #64

Dec 092001

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving consumer hit a tree and vehicle caught fire, the dealer has a recall on fuel fires with this year car. This loss involved a collision and fire. Claim number 75-A446-573.

- Laguna Niguel, CA, USA

problem #63

Aug 302000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While the consumer was pulling the vehicle into a parking space he saw smoke coming from the front of the vehicle, he got out and looked under the vehicle and saw flames, the insured turned the vehicle off and called the fired department and they extinguished the fire. Claim number 13-7055-925.

- Bloomington , IL, USA

problem #62

Oct 012000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

While driving the vehicle stalled and the consumer saw smoke and fire coming from under the hood. Claim number 15-3024-211.

- Lincoln , NE, USA

problem #61

May 012001

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The vehicle caught on fire. Claim number 20-5363-506.

- Owings Mills, MD, USA

problem #60

Jul 152000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving the vehicle caught on fire under the hood. Claim number 18-0396-219.

- Monroe, LA, USA

problem #59

Sep 052001

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The vehicle caught on fire while parked. Claim number 38-J770-264.

- Concordville, PA, USA

problem #58

Sep 112001

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The vehicle caught on fire in the engine compartment, consumer stated that they suspect fuel line failure. Claim number 23-1398-184.

- Roseville, MN, USA

problem #57

Sep 222000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While the consumer was traveling, the vehicle became overheated and the gears locked up, consumer pulled over and saw the vehicle was on fire. Claim number 05-4538-992

- Newark, CA, USA

problem #56

Oct 302001

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving the insured smelled an odd smell, he pulled over and discovered smoke was coming out from under the hood and the vehicle was on fire. Claim number 04-1312-385.

- Fayetteville, AR, USA

problem #55

Dec 202001

Town & Country

  • miles
Vehicle stalled while being driven and would not restart

- Niles, MI, USA

problem #54

Sep 122000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving the vehicle overheated and the gears locked up, the consumer pulled over and the vehicle caught fire, claim # 05-4538-992. Nlm

- Lagrange, GA, USA

problem #53

Sep 122000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving the consumer smell an odd smell and pulled over, once out of the vehicle the consumer saw smoke coming from under the hood, the engine compartment was on fire, claim # 04-1312-385. Nlm

- Fayetteville, AR, USA

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