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.

Certain 2001-2005 models were recalled because the high pressure power steering hose could contact the transaxle differential cover and wear prematurely, causing a fluid leak. A Damaged hose should be replaced and correctly routed to prevent future damage. For more information on the recall, please click here»

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My signal lights shouldn't turn when I press on the brake, it started recently, I changed a few fuses thinking it may be a blown or dirty connection, nothing! I had a mechanic where I purchased the car take a look at it and played with the wires saying that permanently will overpass the issue...

I have replaced the TIPM 4 times and the LFTS will woek 4 - 8 months. I replaced the wiring to the TIPM from the bulb, socket included. The bulb always lights when I place 12v on C4 P1. I replaced the combination switch. It is always the left front bulb and I am also missing the parking ligt, sam...

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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 .

Have had my little car for about six years now. Hardly had any problems with it. Very reliable and fairly good mileage. Only have about 48,000 miles on it, however. I was trading in used cars regularly until I got this car. Negatives -- have to open back end with a key, turning ratio not easy. Love my car!!!

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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