2000 Chrysler Town & Country Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2000 Chrysler Town & Country

2000 Chrysler Town & Country Problems

Rear Lift Gate Support Attaching Bolts May Break

The rear lift gate support (prop) attaching bolts may break, causing the lift gate to fall unexpectedly. Thorough inspection of the bolts is required; if the support washers are loose, the supports need to be replaced.

Worn Sway Bar Bushings/End Links May Cause Noise in Front Suspension

Worn sway bar bushings or sway bar end links may cause a rattling or clunking noise from the front suspension during low-speed driving. Though not always the root cause, front struts are often replaced for this condition.

Belt Noise Due to Pulley Misalignment or Belt Tensioner

Misalignment of the accessory pulleys or a faulty drive belt tensioner may cause a chirping or squeaking sound while the engine is running. In If the replacing the belt tensioner does not correct the noise, the alternator pulley may require replacement.

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country Questions

My key will not turn at all so how can I get it to turn without calling a mechanic (1 answer)

IT HAS DONE THI S SEVERAL TIMES. I
SPRAYED WD40 BUT IT ATILL WON'T TURN OVER

VAN HAS INTERMITTENT STOPPING WHILE RUNNING AT 65 OR 70 MPH OR LESS BUT STARTS BACK UP WITH OUT STARTING WITH KEY, ALTERNATOR LIGHT COMES ON, KEEP FOOT ON GAS AND CAR STARTS TO RUN AGAIN WITHOUT TRYING TO RESTART (1 answer)

VAN HAS INTERMITTENT STOPPING WHILE RUNNING AT 65 OR 70 MPH OR LESS BUT STARTS BACK UP WITH OUT STARTING WITH KEY, ALTERNATOR LIGHT COMES ON, KEEP FOOT ON GAS AND CAR STARTS TO RUN AGAIN WITHOUT TRYING TO RESTART

WHEN DRVING ABOUT 65 OR 70 ALTERNATOR LIGHT COMES CAR LOOSES POWER, WILL RESUME (1 answer)

RUNING WITHOUT TRYING TO RESTART WITH KEY OR SOMETIME WILL ALSO DO THIS AT LOWER SPEED, SOMETIMES WILL TRY A START CAR COLD AND WILL START BUT CUT RIGHT OFF, THEN AFTER TWO TIMES CAR WILL NOT EVEN ATTEMPT TO START

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country Recalls

Recall 03E045000
AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT FUEL FILTERS MANUFACTURED BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 17, 2002, AND JANUARY 20, 2003, SOLD UNDER THE BRAND NAMES LISTED ABOVE. THE FILTER MAY EXPERIENCE MALFUNCTION OF THE QUICK CONNECTOR EITHER BLOCKING FUEL FLOW TO THE ENGINE OR CAUSING A FUEL LEAK. THIS DOES NOT INVOLVE ANY PR...
Recall 04V480000
ON CERTAIN MINIVANS, THE DRIVER'S AIR BAG MAY BECOME DISABLED DUE TO A FAILURE OF THE CLOCKSPRING, WHICH IS LOCATED IN THE HUB OF THE STEERING WHEEL.
Recall 00V268000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MINI VANS BUILT WITH 3.3L AND 3.8L ENGINES HAVE FUEL RAILS WITH NITROLE RUBBER O-RING SEALS THAT CAN DEGRADE OVER TIME. FUEL LEAKAGE FROM THE UNDERHOOD FUEL INJECTION FUEL RAIL COULD RESULT, INCREASING THE LIKELIHOOD OF A VEHICLE FIRE.

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country Reviews

2000 town / country. I drive for about 5-10 min runs good then if I come to a stop or driving and let go of the gas pedal van shuts completely down lights and all. strats back up but rpm very low wants shut off but I keep my foot on the gas pedal to keep it running then it's ok afther a min or two?????
This van is just great! Only after 206,000 miles have we needed to do any repairs-(waterpump and radiator). The body is clean and straight. Even though it's never seen the inside of my garage, the paint still shines. The interior is only slightly worn with no cracks, splits, fades, or tears. All features and accessories work properly. We drive it every day, and still rely on it to visit family ...
Original owner since October 1999. Runs great with 148,000 miles on it. Only replaced V-belt (serpentine), water pump, spark plugs, spark plug wires, brakes, rotors, one rear brake drum. Headliner is sagging. Original engine, transmission, A/C, radiator, fuel pump, master cylinder, hoses. I'm very happy with it; but my next car will be a 4-cylinder with better gas mileage because the kids ...

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