2003 Chrysler Town & Country Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Chrysler Town & Country
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2003 Chrysler Town & Country ProblemsShifting Harshness and Shuddering Issue
Shifting harshness and shuddering issues related to the operation of the automatic transmission have been addressed by factory service bulletins. The shuddering can feel like the vehicle is being driven over rumble strips.
Excessive oil consumption—defined as more than one quart per 1,000 miles (on vehicles with less than 50,000 miles) or more than one quart per 750 miles (on vehicles with more than 50,000 miles)—is common. Common causes include exhaust valve guides, valve cover gaskets, camshaft plugs, camshaft seals, and crankshaft seal.
Intermittently, the key may not start the car or release from the ignition. If it is excessively worn, replace the key. If the new key doesn't work, replacing the lock cylinder including tumblers should correct this concern.
2003 Chrysler Town & Country Questionsmy engine won't crank but the lights come on when I turn the key (1 answer)
It will start and run good for a couple of days and then just stop cranking the engine over I've replaced the starter and still having the same problem
thermostate has been changed, radetor cap has been changed,
Loosing antifreeze spraying all over motor does not overheat tried stop leak
2003 Chrysler Town & Country RecallsRecall 03E045000
The power liftgate latch may not engage the striker completely when closing. This means it could open while driving and an unbelted passenger could be ejected from the vehicle in a crash. Dealers will replace the power liftgate control module. The recall began April 26, 2005. The Chrysler recall number is E06.