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Chrysler Town & Country Suspension Problems and Repair Histories

958 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer Chrysler Town & Country. 179 of these members (18.7%) have reported suspension and steering repairs for their car. A total of 195 suspension and steering repairs to Chrysler Town & Countrys--an average of 0.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently Chrysler Town & Country problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

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Don't infer 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 Chrysler Town & Country repairs by problem area

28% of the Chrysler Town & Country repairs were to the engine, 8% to the transmission, 12% to the brakes, 14% to the suspension, 30% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 4% to the body and trim, and 4% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 1440 repairs.

Chrysler Town & Country suspension and steering repair cost distribution

Of the Chrysler Town & Country suspension and steering repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 19% cost less than $100, 46% between $100 and $499, 19% between $500 and $999, 13% between $1000 and $2499, and 2% more than $2500.

Chart based on 181 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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Repair costs are in local units.

2008 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

251-horsepower 4.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Alberta, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2007 0    
2480 0 Power steering return hose split in -40C and leaked all fluid out of reservoir. Vehicle was not drivable. 
28520 30 Power steering hose to reservoir tank split. AGAIN. Drove to dealer with no fluid and left overnight. They successfully repaired the power steering. 
 

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2008 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

197-horsepower 3.8L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Texas, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2008 0    
6000 0 Threaded bolt-hole in the cross member under the front end of the vehicle was stripped. Dealer had to replace cross member. This is an ongoing alignment issue -- dealer trying to find a solution by exploring with manufacturer. 
 

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2005 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

207-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2008 51000    
53000 300 Shop discovered a worn inner tie rod end while mounting new tires. They replaced the worn part and did a wheel alignment. 
70000 502 Shop diagnosed front suspension creak as worn front stabilizer bushings and end links. Both bushings and both links were replaced on this shop visit. 
75000 160 Shop discovered worn outer tie rod end while doing a tire rotation. The part was replaced and an alignment done. 
109000 175 Mechanic discovered tie rod end wear while doing a tire rotation. One tie rod end was covered under warranty; the other tie rod end and the post-service wheel alignment were customer-paid. 
143700 995 Vehicle developed a loud groaning noise from the front end. Mechanic traced the problem to a failing rack-and-pinion steering gear, replaced it with a remanufactured part, and flushed the hydraulic system. 
157000  
Chrysler Town & Country in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2005 5000    
24000 0 Power steering rack developed a leak and needed to be replaced, under warranty 
 

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2005 Chrysler Town & Country 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chrysler Town & Country in Massachusetts, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Nov 2005 11000    
30000 0 Replace Sway Bar Bushings 
 

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2003 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

180-horsepower 3.3L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Illinois, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2008 70000    
72000 80 Power steering pump bad. 
81000 500 Power Steering Pump again! 
 

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2001 Chrysler Town & Country 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chrysler Town & Country in Georgia, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
May 2008 131000    
138000 15 Sway bar bushings replaced. 
 
Chrysler Town & Country in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2008 37000    
45000 1900 Steering making large amount of noise and binding, replaced intermediate shaft, rack and lower sway bar bushings 
 

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

180-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic FWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Pennsylvania, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2007 155000    
166000 1000 Inner tie rod ends were loose and needed to be replaced 
175000 0 Enormous power steering fluid leak discovered underneath vehicle in parking lot. Steering rack leaking, power steering pump leaking, and power steering lines badly corroded and leaking. Cost estimate $1300. Decided to junk vehicle due to cost. 

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2000 Chrysler Town & Country 4dr Minivan, ext.

180-horsepower 3.8L V6 4-speed automatic AWD

Chrysler Town & Country in Vermont, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Feb 2008 80000    
82000 600 Sway bar link broken. This van has had to have at least one of the two sway bars replaced every year for state inspection. 
93000 60 Another sway bar link failed 
100000 400 Replaced both rear wheel bearings, brake rosters and pads. 
106000 380 Right front lower ball joint very loose, replaced 
108000 75 Right side tie rod end broke 
116300 140 Wheel bearings 
119000  

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