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2011 Chrysler Town & Country Problems and Repair Histories

35 TrueDelta members own a 2011 Chrysler Town & Country. 17 of these members (48.6%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 48 repairs to 2011 Chrysler Town & Countrys--an average of 1.4 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Don't infer 2011 Chrysler Town & Country problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2011 Chrysler Town & Country repairs by problem area

23% of the 2011 Chrysler Town & Country repairs were to the engine, 8% to the transmission, 15% to the brakes, 2% to the suspension, 31% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 15% to the body and trim, and 6% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 48 repairs.
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Repair costs are in local units.

2011 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

283-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2011 2000    
8500 0 The complaint was erratic shift quality. 3 software updates were applied. Since the symptoms would come and go time will tell if the prpblem is resolved. 
17700 0 The lens had come off of the right side mirror turn signal repeater. This is a known Town & Country/VW Routan problem. The part (68052079-AC) was replaced under warranty. 
22000  
Chrysler Town & Country in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Dec 2011 0    
2000 0 When in Econ mode, transmission shifts very harshly. Dealership has no fix. I expect a software update will be issued in the future. For now, I won't use the Econ feature due to concerns with trans wear and tear. 
9000 0 rattle from passenger side sliding door. Fixed by dealership under warranty 
23000  
Chrysler Town & Country in Rhode Island, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2012 3000    
3000 0 erratic idle when not up to temperature 
Chrysler Town & Country in North Carolina, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2011 0    
5000 0 Nav system would not retain home address in memory. Solved with reflash of firmware. Car does not always detect key is inside (keyless go). Dealer could not replicate issue. 
 
Chrysler Town & Country in Arizona, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2011 0    
27000 0 Check engine light on. Multiple trips to dealer for diagnosis with no answers yet. Replaced plus and fuel injector on 1st trip.  
29700 0 PCM on second trip.  
32300 0 Technician on the trip to replace the PCM said that it might be burnt valve, just based on symptoms. 
43000 100 Cable on window regulator snapped, drivers side front. Covered by ext. Warranty. 
59000 100 Middle row, passenger side air bag system is triggering the air bag light. After 2 trips, dealership not 100% sure what's wrong. Should take 1 more trip to fix. 
63700 0 air bags replaced 
70300 170 Cruise control switch was bad. Replaced. Wiring harness defective. Replaced. Driver side door needed a hinge replacement 
77000  
Chrysler Town & Country in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2011 19000    
21000 0 Leather steering column cover would not stay clipped to steering column. 2nd row Stow'n'Go folding seats were not folding correctly. Spring loaded mechanism was replaced. 
22000 0 Rear windshield defrost element wasn't heating the lower 1/4 of the glass. No cuts in the element wiring were found, so repair kit could not be used. New rear windshield ordered instead. 
25700 0 HVAC heater blend flap wasn't closing correctly. Would cause a whistling noise at high fan speeds. Replaced motor and flap. Front passenger window regulator broke. Window wasn't closing or opening correctly and was making weird noises. 
34000 0 A worn bushing or component with the suspension was causing knocking noises in the rear of the van. 
Chrysler Town & Country in Delaware, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2011 0    
1000 0 Squeak in cabin when on bumpy road. Unfastened visor clamp. Shop readily repaired. Tech said has had several, apparently clips not pushed in all the way, or the “legs” need to be spread apart more, so tightly engage.  ESC light on. They reset it, but afterwards it came on again. 
1000 0 ESC light on and stayed on. Replaced Clockspring / steering wheel sensor, which fixed problem. 
4000 0 Low tire pressure warning lights came on and stayed in spite of adding air to tires. 
24700 0 Check Engine light on and then off solid. Camshaft postion slow response was diagnosis. Performed oil cleaning procedure, code cleared, advised to come back if light returend 3 days and 250 miles later (see other repair) check engine light came back on. Diagnosed as malfunctioning phaser, part took 4 days to arrive. Phaser removed and replaced. Car has shifted hard and was getting worse,think this has cleared. 
27000  
Chrysler Town & Country in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2011 1000    
4000 0 A/C would switch rear vent from head to feet when the "rear" button was selected. Only happens once after the vehicle is started. Does not happen when A/C is on Sync or Auto. Dealer replaced A/C head unit and same problem. 
7000 10 Driver side sliding door interior panel was rubbing on the fender and scratching the paint. Panel was replaced and paint repaired. 
38000 220 Service bulletin directed dealer to replace engine head on cylinder bank with cylinder 4. Driver map light was not as bright as when it was new. Unit was replaced. 
44000 400 replace pads torn boot 
53000  
Chrysler Town & Country in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2011 0    
7000 0 Key was not sensed when I pushed start button. Theft alarm went off and could not be shut off until 3 minute cycle timed out, then everything functioned normally. Two software updates were performed and problem has not recurred. 
21500 0 Radio changes stations and EVIC mileage resets by itself. 
 
Chrysler Town & Country in Washington, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2011 2000    
4000 0 problems with shifting, told for several trips to dealer not a problem two days later check engine light and trans in limp mode to find compounder assembly failed. Symptoms were back after repair but dealer again saying nothing wrong. 

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