Side Impact Crash Test - Front: Focuses on the front side of a vehicle. Please check the owner's manual, visit a local dealership or look at the manufacturer's website to learn more about the specifics of the warranties that apply to a vehicle. The bottom line then is that the salesperson and customer do not trust each other. You should look for signs of rust in rear wheel area, behind fender, undercarriage and frame holds up well, so does the 2. I then have to put the car in park, turn off the ignition and then turn the keys back. They said the engine was full of sludge and would need to be replaced along with the timing belt and heads. She had to sit in 98 degree temperatures for many hours after having to push the car to a safe spot.
Nightmare to work on because the cab-forward design leaves no room for belt, hose, and accessory maintenance. My mechanic then faxed over receipts that would be acceptable to the dealer and because the receipt said that I had a fram oil filter put in the car and there was still a factory oil filter in it they would not replace the motor under the warranty. I would not purchase this car new, is I had a chance, way too many issues from date of purchase, I even tried to pursue the lemon law in Michigan within the first two years. This has resulted in several near-misses because cars approaching from behind do not realize my vehicle is dead. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter.
Passenger Crash Grade: Similar to the driver crash grade, only now the focus is on the passenger. My mother was stuck in the middle of a busy road when this happened. Roadside Assistance: The level of service differs greatly with this warranty, but many manufacturers offer a toll-free number that helps provide assistance in case you run out of gas, get a flat tire or lock your keys in the car. I put oil in it and headed to the dealer. Power windows, locks, mirrors and cruise control are standard on this model. Over the past two years, we have experienced about 15 to 20 stalling incidents. Engine could not be rebuilt.
They really helped us out and went above and beyond in their customer service. Oil change in July with synthetic oil. We wound up buying a vehicle from a company where there is mutual trust between the sales people and customers. I had it towed to the dealer and was told that the engine was ruined with sludge. I cannot afford to continue paying for a car that does not run, and I cannot afford a new engine for a car that is a 2004 model, or any year model for that matter. A passerby stopped to help me and said the oil was low. Low-speed traction control now comes on all models equipped with antilock brakes.
Fuel efficiency and affordable are great words for this sedan. I dies on me at least once a day now. It's a ticking time bomb. The problem seems to happen most often when we come to a stop during highway driving. The car started malfunctioning with about 35,000 miles on it, it now has about 69,000 miles. It is one of the reasons that I do ask you to check and make sure that the Sebring was made in America, and not Canada because of metric bolts.
In addition to the original warranty, select items, like tires, are typically covered by respective manufacturers. Units Affected 5787 Since the Sebring's introduction in 1996, Chrysler has often held the top spot in the domestic drop-top market, selling roughly 33,000 Sebring convertibles a year. On the brightest of days, however, map-wise locals avoid the jam, and escape to the lesser-known back roads and canyons for open-air motoring. There was no warning, no engine light or oil light came on. City and was driving only 5-10 mins when this happened. Cabin doesn't have heat because the coolant pipes rusted, body work is rusting out, under-body rusting out, and engine bay rusting out.
The same problem everyone else is having. The problem was intermittent, but now it happens more frequently. We have not yet been able to fix the car as it will require complete replacement of the engine. Recall Date 2015-06-02 Description Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. It finally stopped while driving today in the middle of traffic on a highway.
Not an easy car to work on, not worth your time to overhaul and replace engine. This is a 2-owner 2004 Chrysler Sebring Touring edition with only 100,971 miles! Could be pump, however at this stage and year would not prefer to spend that amount of money for a pump, or repairs, guess will drive until tires fall off. Only thing i dont like is ac module is messed up and will sometimes randomly blow on feet just flip knob over and back and its fixed. I provided receipts and was told by the dealer that the receipts were unacceptable because the garage that did the oil changes did not use the proper format on their receipts. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter.
The engine should not have failed. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557227695933 ; listingsSearchManager. We want to make sure the next owner will get a vehicle that is properly maintained and road ready for them for years to come. In the affected vehicles, the passenger side sun visor may be folded down in such a position that, if the passenger frontal air bag deploys, the passenger side sun visor may detach. Brought it to the mechanic who said the engine failed due to sludge.