Report: Failure in Spark Plug Tube Seals May Cause Misfire and Poor Fuel Economy
Chrysler Sebring Problem
Engines Affected: 2.5L V6, 4 Cylinder
Average Mileage: 137,250 mi (120,000 mi - 151,000 mi)
Spark plug tube seals fail, causing the tubes to fill with engine oil and the engine to misfire. As a result, the engine may run poorly and fuel economy can suffer.
Visitor, 2000 Chrysler Sebring, 2.5L V6, 120,000 mi
spark tubes full of oil
Visitor, 1998 Chrysler Sebring, 2.5L V6, 147,000 mi
cranks but no spark. pulled intake to get to back plugs holes were full of oil
Visitor, 2000 Chrysler Sebring, 2.5L V6
oil in spark plug tubes ,causing rough idle misfires and poor fuel economy
Visitor, 1998 Chrysler Sebring, 2.5L V6, 131,000 mi
Car would not turn over, replaced fuel pump and filter, car worked well for two days then broke down again. Checked spark plugs and tubes are filled with oil. Getting ready to replace tube seals and see if this repair problem.