2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser

A defective turn signal lever (multifunction switch) can cause erratic operation of the turn signals and other exterior lights. Depending on the fault, a dead battery could result. Our technicians recommend replacing the failed switch.

Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.

2.4L 4 cylinder (non-turbo)
Software updates to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) are available that can improve shift quality for rough up and/or down shifts. On higher mileage vehicles, other problems may cause shifting issues. Diagnoses may be required to isolate the cause. Anytime major transmission repairs are made the PCM software should be checked and updated as necessary.

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TYC 17-5075-01 Chrysler PT Cruiser Driver Side Replacement Backup/Signal Lamp Assembly

ok when I go to turn it on sometimes it wont turn over ( I mean nothing)I have to jiggle the key or take it out then put it back in a few times then it will turn on, it runs fine but my battery light is coming on then my engine light and when I go on my way and it wont shift gears so I pull over...

I drove it to the store, and it ran fine. I came out of the store, started the engine, heard a pop, smoke came out and it all of a sudden sounded rough. I had it towed to the shop, and they said it had thrown a spark plug, which stripped the housing and threads to plug it into. I just had it tune...

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The rear quarter glass may separate from the vehicle. If the glass separates while driving, it could strike another vehicle or injure a pedestrian. In most cases, the glass will become loose before falling off completely. Dealers will replace the quarter glass on affected vehicles.

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My mom was driving our 2006 pt cruiser touring edition and the speedometer went down and up and the gas meter went to empty .

I bought my PT Crusier GT new in 2006, I have spent a lot of money on tires, and keeping it running, I park in my garge 6 months ago, and stop driving it, due it was always breaking down, the turbo stop working, go through tires, engine light is always on, due something is wrong, I bought the top end, black with crome packet with GT, looks good park, as long you don't drive it

very small inside. Handle on glove compartment cheap plastic. Brakes are good. Drive Train slow changing gears. Elec & Lights always something 'ON' and back lights go out everytime it rains. Exhaust & Emissions passed so far. Heating & Cooling AC kills my battery and nobody knows why. Suspension & Steering feels like a wooden wagon on a stone path when driving. Steering OK. Perhaps I was ...

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