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1999 Chrysler Town & Country Repair Histories

Percentage of 1999 Chrysler Town & Country repairs by problem area

Chart based on 77 repairs.

1999 Chrysler Town & Country repair cost distribution

Chart based on 28 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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1999 Chrysler Town & Country 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

Chrysler in New York, United States
Mar 2010 - Jun 2011
135000 mi US $400 Tie rod ends. 
139300   Replaced brake pads and calipers. Replaced gasket causing transmission fluid leak. 
142000   Wouldn't start. Starter and battery replaced. 

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1999 Chrysler Town & Country 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chrysler in Indiana, United States
Mar 2010 - Sep 2011
188000 mi US $600 Failed power window motor and regulator, front right door Blower control module. Front blower was blowing on high speed only before repair. 
192000   Fresh air door actuator was not working, therefore recirc function for a/c not working. Self-diagnosed by owner, replaced a factory part for a successful repair. Old part had stripped plastic gear. 
201000   Alternator failure.  While car in shop, need for serpentine belt and tensioner diagnosed.  
204700   Failing inner CV joints. Repair involved replacement halfshafts with new inner and outer CV joints.  Also discovered broken sway bar, replaced with bushings. 
207000   Leaking steering rack. Steering rack replaced with remanufactured unit. 
207000   Broken planetary gearset in original transmission at 209,000 miles. Uneconomical to repair. Car was replaced 
Chrysler in Georgia, United States
May 2010 - Sep 2013
218000 mi US $2100 Engine over heat due to shorted radiator fan relay and worn out fan assy. Service engine light came on. Found leak at rear heater wheel well connection due to rusted steel tubes to heater assy. Parts not available this trip. High speed wheel hop on level road. Vibration starts at 65 and gets worse at higher speeds. Replaced rear shocks, McPherson struts, rebuilt leaf springs, replaced tires, rebalanced 6 times, road force tested and aligned. Problem remains. 
225000   Low hum coming from left rear axle. Hub bearings are going bad and need replacement. Leak discovered at rear heater QD's under car by right rear wheel well. Tube Assy. to optional rear heater core corroded causing leak at QD's 
235000   Right rear window does not open. Possible damaged motor. Shop replaced fan control module ($230+ parts and labor). Owner had shop replace Thermostat, but engine ran hot still. Shop found fan module defective and under warranty - replaced for free. 
239000   Right Rear Vent window motor will not open all the time. Found website that walked me through the trouble shooting process and discovered motor was getting power. Remove and Replaced right rear vent motor sucessfull repair. 
247000   Master power window control replaced due to Driver window not returning to up position. Right rear window motor failed. Replace motor. 
248700   Fuel pump died on the road without any warning. Pump & Filter alone cost over $450 with 3-1/2 hours labor and towing. 
249300   Aftermarket rear brake drums were serverly out of balance. Bought new drums from Chrysler and had no further problems 
250000   Water pump leaking. This one only lasted 3 years. 
254000   Left rear hub siezed up after being noisy for some time. 
257000   Transmission pump slipping on start up. Noticed leak in that area also. Engine takes several tries to start. This is due to original spark plugs being used (277000 miles on them). Valve covers leaking severely too. 
258500   in line oil filter and hoses cracked and leaking due to old age. wornout tie rod end on driver side. Replaced original spark plugs, replaced leaking valve cover gaskets and plenum seals. 
260000   Found leak was transmission in-line filter and rubber hoses. Replaced filter and hoses, drained and refilled with fluid. Transmission does not slip at all. 
266500   Oil pan gasket leaking badly. Removed and replaced gasket. No leaks at all on this 14 year old mini-van. 
Chrysler in Minnesota, United States
Oct 2009 - Jun 2011
137000 mi US $110 Water pump bearing failure. No coolant leakage. Strut towers rusted through. Installed strut tower repair caps. 
Chrysler in Switzerland
May 2009 - Nov 2011
122760 mi $1200 Flex plate (part between the engine and the torque converter) was damaged, causing the crank shaft sensor sensing wrong signals which led to engine computer malfunctions. No other major parts were replaced, transmission works fine again.  
Chrysler in Texas, United States
Jul 2009 - Mar 2010
240000 mi US $70 losing water from radiator with no oil in water and no water in oil. Also no puddles under car. 
Chrysler in Ontario, Canada
Mar 2009 - Jul 2014
76880 mi C $60 Front sway bar links starting to make noise - replaced sway bar links. 
93000   Waterpump bearing making noise - replaced water pump. I had a pump in the garage that I bought at a swap meet few years ago for $5 
103540   Intermittent minor Brake fluid leak - replaced the rear brake proportioning valve 
105400   Radiator showed signs of deterioration - corrosion, aging. Replaced Radiator. Noted leaking muffler noise - corrosion on the seam. Replaced muffler 
124620   Replace Multi function switch - intermittent left signal 
139120   Driver side Outer Tie Rod end worn - replaced tie rod end. 
150660   Sway bar bushings worn - replaced sway bar bushings Accessory Serpentine belt idler pulley - bearing noise 
159340   Front crankshaft oil seal replaced 
159940   Outer tie Rod end worn - ran into a problem with thread on inner tie rod end ended up replacing inner too - that's why it took so long 
168640   Muffler rusted out (previously replaced 3 years earlier Maremont non OE muffler)- Muffler replaced with Walker muffler 
171140   Front right wheel bearing noisy after winter tires removed - replace wheel bearing - problem fixed Rear brake proportioning valve with a slight leak of brake fluid - brake warning light flashing on turns - replaced the proportioning valve - problem fixed 
176080   Replaced upper and lower rad hose - partly preventative as they were still original - partly because I thought they were not sealing properly 
176080   Replaced the radiator - it had previously been replaced and was a lifetime warranty unit from Spectra so there was no cost for replacement. It turned out this was the source of the leak - leak on tank seam 
Chrysler in North Carolina, United States
Aug 2008 - Mar 2013
142000 mi   A/C stopped cooling, added freon and everything works. 
149000 US $8 A/C not cooling enough, needed to add refrigerant. 
166000   Rear metal brake lines rusted, one burst and I had no brakes. Replaced both metal lines from rear axle tube to just over the fuel tank. 
166000   Belt tensioner was chirping, replaced. 
Chrysler in Florida, United States
Jun 2009 - Jun 2010
121000 mi US $100 Vehicle began overheating while on a trip. Overheats after an hour of driving. Coolant is usually about a qt low each time. No leaks found yet, engine tests ok - no internal leaks. System losing about 2psi every 5 minutes on pressure test. 
121000   Followup to overheating problem from July 2009. Leak finally became visible on rear heater tubes at coming from the firewall. Had shop bypass rear heat to address the problem. Outcome pending... 
122000   This is a recurrance of the previous overheating problem. Temp gauge spiked and set off warning light. Shop ran diagnostics and found no leaks. Suspect electrical issue at instrument panel. Vehicle still overheats after an hour of constant running. Coolant is down by about 1/2 gallon. All leak tests performed but no leaks found yet. 
123500   Coolant leak - present since July 09 finally became bad enough that it could be located. Turned out to be the water pump. Old pump was not correct for the vehicle - required additional labor to remove. Fingers crossed-I think we've got it this time! Oil pressure sending unit failed causing warning light to illuminate. Since the cause of the warning light could not be determined by driver, van was taken to shop immediately. 
Chrysler in Wisconsin, United States
May 2008 - Dec 2012
184000 mi US $185 Serpentine belt tensioner broke. First time this van has ever had a tow! 
196000   Standard brake job front and rears 
197000   Broken rear brake line.  While in the shop had EGR replaced. While in the shop had water pump replaced. While in the shop had ABS sensor replaced. 

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