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2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser owner complaints.

Most Common 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Problems

A defective turn signal lever (multifunction switch) can cause erratic operation of the turn signals and other exterior lights. Depending on the fault, a dead battery could result. Our technician...
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 i...
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 p...
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0 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Brakes Problems

1 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Drive Train Problem

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 p...

3 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Electrical & Lights Problems

A defective turn signal lever (multifunction switch) can cause erratic operation of the turn signals and other exterior lights. Depending on the fault, a dead battery could result. Our technician...
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 i...
Software updates can solve problems with interior and accessory functions.

1 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Engine Problem

1 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Exhaust & Emissions Problem

"False" trouble codes may cause erroneous illumination of the Check Engine Light. Updating the PCM software can often correct this concern.

2 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

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.

0 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Maintenance Problems

0 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Problems & Complaints

A defective turn signal lever (multifunction switch) can cause erratic operation of the turn signals and other exterior lights. Depending on the fault, a dead battery could result. Our technician...
Software updates can solve problems with interior and accessory functions.
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 i...
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 p...
"False" trouble codes may cause erroneous illumination of the Check Engine Light. Updating the PCM software can often correct this concern.
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.
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