2013 Chrysler 300 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Chrysler 300
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2013 Chrysler 300 ProblemsLubricate/Replace Lower Seal on Steering Shaft if Squeak is Heard While Turning
A squeak may be heard from the base of the steering column while turning the steering wheel. The noise may be coming from the lower seal on the steering shaft. Lubrication of the seal will commonly correct this problem.
If you experience rough shift and/or shuddering during gear shifting, software updates to the powertrain control and transmission control modules (PCM and TCM) are available which may address these problems. On higher mileage vehicles, a mechanical failure may exhibit similar symptoms. Proper diagnoses should be performed before any repairs or software upgrades are attempted.
Software updates are available which may correct various electrical problems with the interior features and lighting.
2013 Chrysler 300 Questionsmy windshield wipers will not go turn off.. does this have anything to do with a fuse? (1 answer)
I was told I didn't drive it enough and that made some sense and even with driving more, the battery went dead. The car does not have any recalls for this.
2013 Chrysler 300 RecallsAlternator Failure
The alternator can fail, causing loss of electrical power and possible engine stalling. Dealers will repair the vehicle free of charge (the repair procedure is not available as of the time of this writing).
Certain All Wheel Drive (AWD) vehicles equipped with a ZF 8HP45 transmission are being recalled. In the affected vehicles, the transmission output shaft can break unexpectedly. This could result in loss of power to the drive wheels, increasing the risk of a crash. The vehicle could also unexpectedly roll away with the transmission shifter in the park position. Dealers will replace the transmission in affected vehicles to correct this concern.