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2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser

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2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser Problems

Heating & Air Conditioning -- Verified

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.

Drive Train -- Verified

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.

Electrical & Lights -- Verified

If the engine does not crank (or cranks but won't start), the wireless control module (WCM) may have locked up. This is due to static discharge through the ignition key. A revised model should be installed, but simply disconnecting the negative terminal of the battery for thirty seconds will temporarily reset the module so you can start the car.

2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser Questions and Answers

ostrich, 2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Buffalo, NY

I just replaced my four summer tires with Winter tires. The tires are each properly inflated to 32 psi, as per the sticker on the driver side door on the inside. The tires have been on the car for ...

md2009, 2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Bruceville, TX

i have a warranty on my pt on its powertrain thru the dealer i bought the car. One of the stipulations is i haxe to have it inspected thru them to have this warranty free of charge. My question is ...

billieg1979, 2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, New Orleans, LA

CAR WOULD NOT START. CALLED TOWING, SAID TO REPLACE BATTERY. DID THAT NOW THE WORD "ERROR" APPEARS ON DASH. HOW DO YOU RESET IT?

nerak157, 2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Evansville, IN

I had trouble with driver seat mechanism and now air bag light stays on, why?

anonymous12121, 2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Denton, TX

I have a 2009 PT Cruiser non turbo . I've had this problem 2 months ago the light came on and not long after that it started jolting backing i don't know what you would call it, took it t...

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2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser Reviews

Although this is not my first choice in a car, for the money I find the pt cruiser fun to drive and a good value. I have only had my 2009 cruiser for 3 months, but have not had one complaint.

I bought the my cruiser in Aug 2009 and almost immediately found a front end wobble that would occure between 43 and 48 mph. I only had about 300 miles on the car when I took it in to my service dept. I was shocked when after I was told that two service tech's drove the car and the wobble was typical Cruiser. "what a Farce" Now I have 2100 miles on the car and a front axle seal has gone out and there is a fuel leak in the engine compartment. The wobble is still there. The service rep told me that there is a part that is located where the fuel line goes thru the veh. fire wall/fender well that is leaking. I was also told that the part is backordered and will take about two weeks, but I can stil drive the car. Seem there has been 99 of this part fail and production is behind. As for the axle seal they say that the wobble is not reason for the seal failure. This is a wait and see since I have not got the car back as yet

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