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Chrysler 300 repairs by problem area

Engine (19%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (8%)

Brakes and Traction Control (10%)

Suspension and Steering (22%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (23%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (12%)

Other (7%)

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Chrysler 300 transmission repair cost distribution

$2500+ (3%)

$1000 - $2499 (9%)

$500 - $999 (19%)

$100 - $499 (48%)

< $100 (21%)

Chart based on 58 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2013 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

292-horsepower 3.6L V6 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

30000 mi

US $85
Electronic shifter makes a creaking noise when selected a gear. Inspection revealed a new part was needed. 

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2012 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

292-horsepower 3.6L V6 8-speed shiftable automatic RWD

14000 mi

US $43
Had hard shifts and moments where it feels like the trans was dropping into neutral. 
15300 mi Continued presence of what feels like turbo lag. 

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2011 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

292-horsepower 3.6L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

54000 mi

US $116
Started leaking trans fluid, had to replace trans cooling line and A/C condenser. 
26040 mi Started getting Vehicle Not in Park and engine wouldn't shut off. Dealership replaced the entire shifter and solved problem. 

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2010 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

55180 mi Will need two new tires for back and replace rear axle seal as small leak is noticeable. 

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2009 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

178-horsepower 2.7L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

78000 mi

US $1200
Replace Transmission Control Module 

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2008 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

425-horsepower 6.1L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

54000 mi

US $100
Could not shift out of Park - Stuck in Park 

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2008 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

340-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

6200 mi Transmission still has same issue, however does not seem as prominent. Dealer still reports no information from chrysler on this problem. Otherwise, car has been great. 
25420 mi Transmission shuddered and gear clash shifting from reverse to drive. This was third time. No solution, no repair, no advice. 

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2008 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

80700 mi

US $150
Had to replace a rear axle oil seal. 

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2007 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

425-horsepower 6.1L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

22000 mi transmission o ring seal leak 

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2007 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

350-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

62300 mi Transmission was slipping. They replaced the pump,seals and fluid. Under warranty no charge to me.Car has life time warranty. Bought this car new first problem I have had with it. 
6000 mi Transmission fluid leak. Could not identify source or duplicate the first call back to me. Told them to look again. Found problem (known issue to them). 

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2007 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

340-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

155000 mi

US $3800
rebuilt transmission - seal failed and leaked 3/4 of transmission fluid out. No warning lights came on. 

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2007 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

34100 mi Replaced small seal around wiring harness connected to transmission. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

340-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

9000 mi Transmission leak replaced o-ring to electric connector on transmission repair successful! 
55000 mi

US $1300
Torque converter replacement. 
11000 mi When getting an oil change, mechanic noticed fluid on rear axle. Suggested having it looked at, dealership said differential was over filled and that was seepage. While checking the possible fluid leak at the axle, the dealership noticed a transmission fluid leak at a connector. Was repaired. 
7000 mi leaking a pink/red fluid. they replaced plug adapter/guide bushing and all new fluid. 
84000 mi Transmission o-ring at electronic control replaced at 83,000 miles. After leaving the car parked for 1 week a pool of transmission fluid almost as big as the outline of the car leaked out. 
10000 mi Electrical connector on transmission leaking fluid. 
16000 mi

US $55
Vehicle could not be shifted out of Park. Shift interlock lever broken. Owner replaced plastic shift interlock lever with an upgraded aftermarket billet aluminum replacement. 
12000 mi Dealer inspected and replaced leaking transmission connector guide bushings. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

340-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

11000 mi noticed a puddle under my car that looked like anti-freeze. It was determined to be transmission fluid due to a leaking cap which was replaced by the dealer and fluid added. No apparent damage to the transmission. 
9920 mi Transmission fluid leak at base of dipstick rod connecting to transmission. Dealer tightened and topped up with transmission fluid. 
19840 mi Slightly rough transmission upshift when easing up on the gas during accelleration as transmission is shifting from 1st to 2nd or 2nd to 3rd. 
41540 mi

C $700
Plug into transmission for electrical components was leaking and had to be repaired 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

47000 mi

US $235
Replaced axle seals. 
26441 mi replace trans adapter plug (leaking), replace trans fluid 
35340 mi Transmission shudders between 70-100 km/h. Fluid added and told to "watch for more wear." 
44640 mi

C $190
Transmission still shudders. Told to pay $250 to change fluid even though it is covered under TSB. I declined the repair. Was charged $84. Will go to a more reputable dealer. 
47740 mi Good dealer Replaced the Transmission torque converter under warranty. Charged $250 for transmission service as it was due. Problem fixed! 
71920 mi

C $189
Transmission Shudder is back. Was told that to correct the shudder would require a tune up and cleaning of injectors. Could not/would not do any further repair without $200 cash for the tune up. 
108500 mi

C $420
Transmission shudders on partial power application around 60-85 km/h. Caused by Torque converter shudder 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

78000 mi

US $325
Shifter was suck in Park and would not move. Shifter was replaced and extended warranty claim filed but not paid as yet. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

125000 mi

US $1800
trans stopped working. trans replaced, center bearing replaced 

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2005 Chrysler 300

Engine not specified

70000 mi

US $150
Pinion seal in differential had to be replaced. 

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2005 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

340-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

36000 mi

US $280
Car has an intermittent tranny shudder at around 45 mph/1800 rpms. Dealer did tranny flush/fill & replaced trans elect connector. Problem still exists, though not as bad. Dealer instructed to drive 2 wks to allow fluid to lube gears b4 further action. 
40000 mi

US $100
AM noticed engine whine. PM whine worse, intermittent bucking when changing gears, decided to head to dealer. After 5 mi, trans went into safe mode-only 1st gear, engine light came on. Next time car stopped, no gears. Torque conv, pump and seal kit replac 
78300 mi replace haft shaft right side becase of cv boot 
64000 mi

US $510
Speed sensor went bad. Conductor plate assembly replaced. Fluid and filter changed. 

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2005 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

340-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

64500 mi

US $140
Left CV-Axle,loud clicking with hard right turn. 
89300 mi

US $100
water in trans do to factory seal bad for dipstick tube at trans..trans shuttering 3,4,5,gears when pushing light on gas petal.. 

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2005 Chrysler 300 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 2WD

10000 mi Transmission leak. 

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2004 Chrysler 300M 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

69000 mi

US $100
Transmission cooler lines had slight leak (saw on garage floor, confirmed with die in system). Dealer repaired in last week of 7/70 Maxcare Chrystler svc contract. Car has been good quality in 7 yrs, hope it lasts. 
115000 mi

US $840
Transmission solenoid pack replaced. Car was stuck in limp home mode. 

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2003 Chrysler 300M 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

92000 mi

US $1100
Transmission valve body replaced. Both front wheel bearings replaced. 

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2002 Chrysler 300M 4dr Sedan

255-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

116000 mi

US $120
Driver's CV/Axle replaced. 
120700 mi

US $2350
Passenger axle and CV joint assembly replaced to fix chattering. Transaxle rebuilt. New Mopar clutch and seal kit, new Mopar solenoid pack, new Mopar torque converter, new Mopar filter and ATF+4 fluid. 

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2002 Chrysler 300M 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

109000 mi

US $461
needed solenoid pack 

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2000 Chrysler 300M 4dr Sedan

253-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

233000 mi

US $2500
Transmission rebuild. A seal started to leak significantly. This seal was up in a place where the transmission had to be dropped to repair. The transmission had about 225K miles and no rebuild. It was still operational, just leaked alot. 
155000 mi Trans blew, car retired. 

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