The automatic transmission can develop problems like erratic shifting, rough shifting, or delayed gear engagement. Repairs for many of these problems are outlined in service bulletins.
Car Problem Reports
Chrysler Sebring Automatic Transmission May Have Shifting Problems
Chrysler Sebring Problem
Average Mileage: 135,310 mi (96,243 mi - 205,000 mi)
Visitor, 1995 Chrysler Sebring, 205,000 mi
Paid for rebuilt transmission and it still "downshifts" from D to 2nd gear, sometimes will not go forward but will drive in reverse. Too many miles I guess.
Visitor, 1998 Chrysler Sebring, 96,243 mi
found my gear shifting to be a linkage issue covered under a 2000 recall from Chrysler. Problem solved, no charge
Visitor, 2006 Chrysler Sebring, 120,000 mi
Electrical issues in the transmission wire harness
Visitor, 1996 Chrysler Sebring
ruff shifting and neutral slipping