Common questions

Why is my PT Cruiser so slow?

Why is my PT Cruiser so slow?

Clogged Fuel Filter: The job of the fuel filter is to filter out containments in the fuel and if it becomes clogged it can restrict the amount of fuel that reaches the injectors. This can cause a vehicle to accelerate slowly. Fuel filters are designed to be replaced on a regular basis.

Is a PT Cruiser slow?

It’s Slow!!! Depending on the engine selected the PT Cruiser can be slow, it’s base I4 makes about 150hp and weighs 3,000 pounds. It’s not going to win any races. However, there exists a turbo version that makes 180 and a high-output version of that making more at 220.

Why does my PT Cruiser just stop running?

No sputter or any indication of a problem. Just stopped running. It has 3/4 of a tank of gas so that isn’t my problem. This happened on trhe final leg of a 45 mile drive home from work. The car ran perfectly during the drive home until it just stopped running. Thre is no gas smell.

Is there a fix for the Chrysler PT Cruiser?

With Chrysler no longer producing the PT Cruiser, it is likely that no official solution will be determined for this issue. The best solution is to take the car to a trusted mechanic to work on the car. The issue is a computer glitch, but to determine the cause of the glitch requires a professional evaluation.

Why does my 2006 PT Cruiser overheat?

2006 pt cruiser 2.4 turbo ho put on fail proof thermostat a month or two . Don’t not overheat on 20 mile drive but does on a longer trip. Radiator is full just notice coolant tank may be leaking could that be the only problem or something else? Cooling fan is working also. Is this a good question?

How much does it cost to fix a PT Cruiser engine stall?

The car this issue conflicts is the 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser. Typical repair cost for an engine that stalls and shuts off while driving is $700. This is the most dangerous of the PT Cruiser problems. It involves the engine to completely stall out while driving.

Why does my PT Cruiser engine keep shutting off?

The engine randomly shuts off while driving my 2001 PT Cruiser Limited Edition. Sometimes it doesn’t even shut off–all of the gauges will start moving up and down as if it’s struggling to stay on. Sometimes it’ll end up being fine, others it’s constantly struggling, and other times it just keeps turning off while driving.

When did the Chrysler PT Cruiser get discontinued?

The PT Cruiser is a family vehicle that was discontinued in 2010. Read more Chrysler reviewsto learn about other models. Overall Satisfaction Rating 5 stars 25 4 stars 32

What kind of engine does a Chrysler PT Cruiser have?

In addition to this standard model, a 2.2 L four-cylinder diesel engine built by Mercedes Benz was also available in Europe, Asia, and South Africa. A 2.0 L engine ( D4RE) was also available outside the US. It produced 140 hp (104 kW) SAE at 6500 rpm with 130 lb⋅ft (176 N⋅m) of torque at 4800 rpm.

Are there bells and whistles on a Chrysler PT Cruiser?

This car has no bells and whistles as well as no road noise reduction. While it is roomy inside any repairs outside requires removal of non related parts making self repairs a nightmare and too expensive to hire a mechanic.

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Ruth Doyle