1997 Chrysler Sebring Q&A
1997 Chrysler Sebring Question: Starting issues
Okay and this is why we call her the money pit when got car had trouble starting. Replaced fuel pump, spark plugs, spark plug wires cap and rotor in shop in March 2009. That worked until about 2 months ago now car won't start. Replaced battery then altenator, now the distributor so getting spark but still not wishing to start. Any idea thinking possible starter relay or crankshaft positioning sensor. - txdakotagirl
Perhaps it's the approach and not the car that makes it a money pit. Correct me if I'm wrong, but you have been replacing parts without properly diagnosing the problems, in hopes that the problem will be fixed, but it seems too take several tries? Take it to someone who will diagnose the problem you are having, that is how you address a problem, not by throwing money into the pit. - Bret Bodas
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