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2006 Chrysler 300 repairs by problem area

Engine (23%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (12%)

Brakes and Traction Control (6%)

Suspension and Steering (24%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (19%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (10%)

Chart based on 197 repairs.
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2006 Chrysler 300 repair cost distribution

$2500+ (2%)

$1000 - $2499 (5%)

$500 - $999 (10%)

$100 - $499 (37%)

< $100 (45%)

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Chart based on 130 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2006 Chrysler 300

Engine not specified

Chrysler 300 in Georgia, United States
Mar 2014 - Apr 2014
Apr 2014

144000 mi

US $1500
Radiator HVAC Thermo, Two Starters 
Chrysler 300 in Texas, United States
Dec 2013 - Apr 2014
Dec 2013

64000 mi

US $300
Alternator not charging. Replacement required. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

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

Chrysler 300 in California, United States
Dec 2012 - Aug 2013
May 2013

157400 mi

US $180
Transmission would not shift out of Park. Car was immobile and required a tow, $180. Tire Pressure Monitoring was not working and showing a flat tire when in fact tire was fine, $400. Windshield washer fluid reservoir was leaking and needed to be replaced, $300. Required three attempts to get all of these issues resolved. 
Chrysler 300 in Missouri, United States
May 2012 - Mar 2014
Feb 2014

90600 mi

US $350
Timing chain cover gasket had small leak and was replaced. 
Chrysler 300 in Florida, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2011
Dec 2009

45000 mi

US $105
replace cooling fan assembly 
Chrysler 300 in Georgia, United States
Feb 2007 - Dec 2017
Feb 2015

38900 mi
Replaced fuel tank, recall for bad purge valve. Old valve allowed raw gas into charcoal canister when tank full. When canister purged, raw gas entered air horn and flooded engine. Stalling, hesitation, and poor performance for 10-15 miles if filled tank. 
Chrysler 300 in Texas, United States
Jun 2016 - Jul 2017
Feb 2016

980000 mi

US $200
#6 cylinder missfire, changed spark plugs, checked coil packs but no luck, new map sensor, took it to the dealer but they still couldn't identify the cause but asked me to change O2 sensor and every possibly failed parts. After reading service manual I found out it might be the intake manifold gasket, replaced a new one by my own issue fixed. 
Jul 2017

110000 mi

US $50
Alternator starts to fail, less than 13V during driving, no mil on dashboard but scanner shows system is undercharging. Bought an used alternator off ebay $50, replaced failing alternator in 3 hours. Issue solved. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

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

Chrysler 300 in Washington, United States
May 2017 - Apr 2018
Jan 2018

137000 mi
Radiator split open and had to be replced 
Chrysler 300 in South Carolina, United States
Sep 2009 - Mar 2018
Aug 2009

55000 mi

US $1300
Torque converter replacement. 
Jan 2010

60970 mi

US $250
Outer tie rod ends replaced. Front tires wearing unevenly. Alignment requested. Play was found in outer tie rod ends. The factory tie rod ends have no grease fittings, but the replacements do. I will have to remember to lube. 
Sep 2011

82000 mi

US $25
The handle on the oil dipstick broke off and the dipstick was still in the tube. They make this part out of breakable plastic? The hard part was fishing the dipstick out. Rhe plastic handle was replaced with a metal one from BT. 
May 2012

89800 mi

US $40
Oil pressure sensor needed replaced after check engine light came on. 
Oct 2013

103300 mi

US $470
Leaking water pimp 
Nov 2014

115300 mi

US $6000
Valve dropped, ruined engine 
Sep 2015

126000 mi
Tpm notworking onfront passenger tire 
Jan 2017

118000 mi

US $48
Leaking power steering fluid hose 
Feb 2017

138000 mi

US $335
Water pump leaking. New water pump installed 
Dec 2017

142000 mi

US $145
TPMS: a tire pressure sensor had gone bad 
Chrysler 300 in Quebec, Canada
Jun 2013 - Dec 2014
Nov 2014

95640 mi

C $200
Complete rear brake assembly including parking brake shoes and disc brake caliper brackets. 
Dec 2014

99200 mi

C $300
Power steering pump and pulley 
Chrysler 300 in New York, United States
Nov 2005 - Sep 2008
Mar 2006

4000 mi
AC cold and then on long trips & hot days, it freezes up TSB 24-012-05 Reprogrammed ATC Repair successful. 
Apr 2006

4000 mi
New wiper switch ordered, turn signal was activating wipers. Repair successful. 
Oct 2006

8000 mi
Turn signal stalk had to be replaced as wipers would go on when signaling 
Jan 2007

9000 mi
Transmission leak replaced o-ring to electric connector on transmission repair successful! 
Apr 2007

11000 mi
Right rear window would not go down ordered a regulator and replaced repair successful. Right rear window would not go down ordered a regulator and replaced repair successful. Right rear window would not go down ordered a regulator and replaced, repair successful. 
Jun 2007

11000 mi
Remote start does not shut down on over rev dealer checking into it with somebody. Remote start does not shut down on over rev dealer checking into it with somebody. Dealer reprogrammed remote start module. Repair successful! 
Oct 2007

14000 mi
Noise coming from under car. Replaced Sway bar link noise still there ordered tie rod ends parts on national back order! 
Nov 2007

14000 mi
Noise coming from under car after inspection both tie rod ends need replacing. At 14,000 miles seems to be a quality issue of the part lots of people getting them replaced as they were on national back-order. 
Dec 2007

14000 mi
Driver side sill cladding fell off! Dealer ordered parts TSB 23-011-06 both side to be replaced! Tie rod ends replaced problem solved. 
Jan 2008

15000 mi
Replaced outer tie rod ends. Reprogram Remote Starter. 
Feb 2008

16000 mi
Sill Cladding replaced! 
Chrysler 300 in Missouri, United States
Apr 2012 - Mar 2013
Oct 2012

97000 mi

US $47
Replaced MAP sensor as the car was idling up and down. Replaced PCV valve as maintenance item and replaced Purge Solenoid Valve as engine would buck a few times immediately after refueling. Do not try and top off the fuel tank on these new vehicles as it will create major problems. Canistor next 
Mar 2013

98000 mi
Engine would buck a few times immediately after refueling. 
Chrysler 300 in Minnesota, United States
Nov 2005 - Jun 2018
Dec 2008

12000 mi
Dealer inspected and replaced leaking transmission connector guide bushings. 
Nov 2009

15300 mi

US $130
Right side rear power window motor replaced 
Chrysler 300 in California, United States
Jul 2014 - Jun 2017
Jan 2016

US $100
Abs sensor replaced 
Chrysler 300 in Florida, United States
Apr 2008 - Aug 2018
Sep 2014

91000 mi
Gas tank failure under warranty. The dealer replaced the gas tank, its fittings and the hardware for the drive shaft. 
May 2016

101000 mi

US $266
More than cosmetic. Driver's exterior door handle broken. 
Aug 2018

108000 mi

US $360
Loud whine from engine bay. "Battery" warning illuminated. Low voltage. Alternator replaced. Poor cooling at low speed. Adequate but not normal at highway speed. Previous suspicion of refrigerant leak. High-pressure Schrader valve replaced and system recharged. 
Chrysler 300 in Manitoba, Canada
Aug 2006 - Sep 2009
Jan 2007

3100 mi
The repair issue is a squeaky sound at the steering column when turning the steering wheel and usually only when cold such as overnight parking. The mechanic claims he could not duplicate the problem. I said, fine I'll be back another day to prove the p 
Mar 2007

6200 mi
Routine ,required oil change and tire rotation. However, the mechanic discovered that the vehicle did not have any brake lights because there was never a fuse for it!!!. Fuse was installed and the brake system was funtional. 
Apr 2007

6820 mi
A rubber grommet on the steering column was replaced. Problem solved. 
May 2007

8680 mi
Replacement of the two trunk lid gas charged openers 
Aug 2007

13020 mi
I reported a shimmy from the left front tire. The mechanic reported a worn tie-rod end and replaced it under warranty. 
May 2008

26040 mi
I noticed a knocking in the front suspension. I made an appointment, reported the problem and the right outer tie rod end under warranty 
Jun 2008

26040 mi
A worn right outer tie rod end was replaced under manufacturer warranty. 
Dec 2008

34100 mi
While in the shop for an oil change and check for ticking in the engine, the mechanics did a routine service check and discovered an inner and outer tie rod end which had to be replaced. The parts were in stock and replaced.  Check for ticking in the engine. The engine ticking continues.The previous concern with the ticking engine has been solved by using a different brand of fuel!!! 
Mar 2009

36580 mi
The engine malfunction light remained on for several days. The dealer did a scan and found a problem with the throttle body and replaced it. 
Chrysler 300 in California, United States
Jun 2006 - Mar 2018
Mar 2008

14000 mi

US $150
Also they had to replace a horizontal strut (in the fro... 
Sep 2008

18000 mi
Sunroof was rattling and was supposedly fixed by TSB, but has same problem.... Will take it back 
Feb 2009

21000 mi
Had to replace both front knuckles... Ball joints bad... seals were leaking. 
Jan 2010

29000 mi

US $75
had to replace 2 hood struts... they were weak. 
Jun 2010

32000 mi

US $75
cam sensor 
Oct 2010

36000 mi

US $150
inner tie rod replaced... transmission plug replaced 2nd time 
Jul 2011

42000 mi
Gas tank replaced, covered under emissions warrantee 
Jan 2018

101000 mi

US $350
Valve cover gaskets leaking and replaced 
Chrysler 300 in Florida, United States
Apr 2006 - Nov 2010
Dec 2006

3000 mi
Switch in door that operators memory of seats had to replace the switch in the door that operates the memory seat 
Nov 2007

7000 mi
leaking a pink/red fluid. they replaced plug adapter/guide bushing and all new fluid. 
Chrysler 300 in Alabama, United States
Sep 2006 - Mar 2010
Nov 2006

3000 mi
Paint flaked off driver side on bumper towards back. 
Dec 2006

3500 mi
Paint flaked off driver side rear bumper. Paint defect - small area of paint (1/4" long, 1/32" wide) on driver side rear bumper not bonded well and flaked off. Repaired with touch-up paint (under warranty). 
Jun 2007

11000 mi
Rear driver side window would roll down but not back up without assitance. Was told be dealer that the regulator had to be replaced. 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. Rattle in the headboard, somewhere near center or slightly towards back seat on the driver side. Dealership could not locate where it was coming from at the time. 
Chrysler 300 in California, United States
Apr 2011 - Jun 2018
May 2013

48100 mi

US $50
The retaining piece of plastic that is spring loaded and allows the shifter to leave park broke. I replaced it with a much sturdier billet piece and a new spring. The issue seems to come up in the forums for these cars quite a bit. 
Jan 2014

48000 mi

US $80
The main electrical feed into the fuse box had become loose and was intermittently breaking contact. This would set off a lot of dash lights and would read as a loss of communications to the main ecu. 
Jan 2015

57800 mi

US $6300
The intake valve seat dropped from # 6 cylinder trashing the plug and cylinder and sending shrapnel everywhere. Needed to replace the entire engine! Apparentyl a design defect on 05/06 hemis that Chrysler refuses to recall 
Feb 2015

67000 mi
Chrysler issued a life time warranty of fuel tanks due to a malfunctioning shut-off float in the cars' fuel tank that could swell into a stuck-open position and allow fuel to enter the purge line, causing the vehicle to stall. 
Jan 2018

87000 mi

US $885
The thermostat began to work intermittently leading to overheating, the radiator hose was found to be deteriorated during the repair so it was also replaced Accessory pulley began to fail putting excess stress on the belt damaging it. Both head gaskets were determined to be leaking and were replaced. Only 3 years on new engine. 
Mar 2018

89000 mi
Passenger side aribag recall 
Jun 2018

91000 mi

US $400
Water pump failed, this is the second on replaced for this car. They seem to go every 5 or 6 years regardless of mileage driven on this vehicle. 
Chrysler 300 in Ohio, United States
Oct 2007 - May 2011
Apr 2011

83000 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. 
Chrysler 300 in Hawaii, United States
Oct 2006 - Mar 2013
Jun 2008

10000 mi
Electrical connector on transmission leaking fluid. 
Jul 2010

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. 
Feb 2012

19000 mi
Car stalls several times after filling up gas. Owner traced problem to failing vent valve of the EVAP system. Failure allows liquid fuel into engine, causing a flooded condition. Interim fix is to fill tank only up to 3/4 full. 
Chrysler 300 in Illinois, United States
Apr 2016 - Apr 2017
Mar 2017

103000 mi

US $30
Replaced sway bar bushings again 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

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

Chrysler 300 in Colorado, United States
Nov 2010 - Aug 2012
Jun 2011

41000 mi

US $100
Broken blades on engine cooling fans. Now a recall item. Factory returned my money. 
Chrysler 300 in Ohio, United States
Feb 2007 - Oct 2016
Jun 2007

6000 mi
up-down buttons on steering wheel may be a problem; dealer now feels the radio unit may be defective; will continue to diagnos auto sensor windshield wipers sometimes activate when turn signal used or lights switched to/from high beams; cannot duplicate issue; dealer will continue to diagnos brake pedal would occasionally make "creaking" sound; pedal assembly replaced 
Sep 2007

11000 mi
radio will still not always tune properly; dealer is unable to repair because they simply do not want to replace an expensive radio and cannot consistently duplicate the problem. I am going to pester them until it's fixed or replaced windshield wiper still comes on occasionally when in auto sense mode. sometimes when headlights are dimmed, sometimes when turn signal is used. dealer cannot duplicate and still hasn't fixed the problem a brake pedal was replaced earlier this year for making creaking noise; it worked for a while and has started making noise again. dealer couldn't duplicate the noise so they didn't do anything this time; I will continue to complain of the problem until it 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. 
Jan 2008

16000 mi
same old problem with wipers coming on without moisture on the windshield. a factory rep stated the rain sensor is too sensitive and cannot be repaired. I was reimbursed the cost I paid for the option. issue closed. 
Apr 2008

19000 mi
Old problem with brake pedal making occasional clicking noise. A new pedal was installed and repair technician recommended activating the adjustable pedal assembly from time to time by moving it back and forth to grease the inner mechanism. The inside button for the trunk release did not release the trunk. Determined to be a loose connection. 
May 2009

27000 mi
the coating of the aluminum wheels was peeling and bubbling. the hood had a small rust spot under the paint. the entire hood was replaced and painted. 
Jan 2010

38000 mi
the covers from the lugs nuts broke off while trying to remove/replace after a tire rotation 
Dec 2010

39000 mi

US $240
mechanic discovered right outer tie rod end was worn and should be replaced. prior to repair I noticed front end shaking during braking; after repair the shaking was gone. I had also noticed an "odd feel" during hard right turns. repair OK 
Sep 2015

60000 mi

US $140
replaced leaking seal 
Chrysler 300 in Alberta, Canada
Jan 2006 - Sep 2015
Oct 2006

9920 mi
Transmission fluid leak at base of dipstick rod connecting to transmission. Dealer tightened and topped up with transmission fluid. 
Apr 2007

13020 mi
Auto up on power window not consistently working. Dealer reprogrammed something, but it seems the problem is still occuring infrequently. Does not cause a big problem as the window will still close by holding the switch in the up position. 
Apr 2008

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. 
Feb 2010

30380 mi

C $200
Rattle in sunroof. Dealer removed headliner to tighten brackets and reinstalled. Repair was successful on 1st trip. 
Feb 2011

36580 mi

C $410
Temperature sensor that sends signal to engine controller and automatic Heating and A/C went bad. Part was replaced and repair was successful. 
Feb 2012

41540 mi

C $700
Plug into transmission for electrical components was leaking and had to be repaired Replaced left tie rod due to slack (movement) 
Chrysler 300 in Illinois, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
Aug 2010

32000 mi
Had recurring Check Engine light. Problem was the Oxygen sensor for the left side. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

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

Chrysler 300 in Florida, United States
Aug 2010 - Jun 2014
Sep 2010

47000 mi

US $235
Replaced axle seals. 
Chrysler 300 in Kentucky, United States
Jun 2007 - May 2011
Dec 2007

26441 mi
replace battery replace starter replace trans adapter plug (leaking), replace trans fluid 
May 2008

30850 mi

US $302
LF outer tie rod, front end alignment 
Aug 2008

36818 mi

US $221
RF outer tie rod, front end alignment 
May 2010

62900 mi

US $352
replace pads and rotors 
Chrysler 300 in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2006 - Jun 2012
Nov 2006

35340 mi
Car made noise and vibration in turns or whenever hitting sharp bumps. (Drive up/down driveway to sidewalk transition.) Initially blamed this on brake "lubrication" but ended up tightening the rack and replacing 2 tie rod ends. A/C control panel head all lights burnt out. Needed replacement. Transmission shudders between 70-100 km/h. Fluid added and told to "watch for more wear." Passenger side fog light delaminated. 
Jan 2007

38440 mi
A/C control head was replaced. with another defective unit. i'm too bothered to return so we'll call it a success. next time i'm in i'll mention it and see if it gets fixed correctly. Replaced fog light. 
Apr 2007

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. 
May 2007

47740 mi
Good dealer Replaced the Transmission torque converter under warranty. Charged $250 for transmission service as it was due. Problem fixed! 
Feb 2008

62620 mi

C $441
Had a problem with rattling over bumps. Eventually turned to looseness in steering. Diagnosed as bad inner tie rod ends. Dealer replaced steering rack under ext warranty. Transmission shudders on partial lock up of torque converter. Happens generally under light acceleration around 80 km/h. Originally replaced torque converter. This time around they reflashed the computer. A/C control head had no lights working. Dealer replaced in dash unit. (3rd time for this to be replaced) 
Aug 2008

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. 
Apr 2009

83700 mi

C $1880
R&R upper control arms both sides as the factory pressed the balljoints in. Joints are not serviceable.  Code P0404 Egr valve required replacement. Required a lot of labour but part was easy to do. 
May 2009

86180 mi

C $249
Car pulled to left and still rattled over bumps. Changed out Stabilizer links on both side front. Still rattles.. 
Sep 2009

89900 mi
Wheels making a creaking sound, related to lugnuts required replacement. 
Dec 2009

96720 mi

C $1050
Replaced Tension Strut (Lateral arms) on both sides as well as outer tie rods, both sides. Second time in 3 years these 4 parts required repair! While changing tie rod ends, the brake dust shield separated from the car due to corrosion. Dealer did not accept responsibility until I fought for it. I paid parts, they paid labour. 
Jun 2010

102300 mi

C $670
Oil pan bolt was tightened too far at some point in the car's life. The threads came out with the plug unable to drill/helicoil requiring a new oil pan be installed. 
Dec 2010

108500 mi

C $420
Transmission shudders on partial power application around 60-85 km/h. Caused by Torque converter shudder 
Dec 2011

126480 mi

C $15
Used engine cleaning product to remove shudder at 80 km/h. Seafoam added to gas tank and engine ran over 5500 rpms cleaned out valves and caused shudder to quit! 
Mar 2012

128340 mi
Rear caliper pins sticking 
Chrysler 300 in Ontario, Canada
May 2011 - Oct 2016
Dec 2011

164300 mi

C $300
water pump blew a gasket, had to remove the front of the engine, timing belt to get to pump 
Aug 2012

177420 mi
headlamps and dsh lighting flickering, related to bad switch... tried to find replacement, but 680 on backorder. with switch removed, communications go to default on and that is where it is right now 
Nov 2012

177520 mi

C $86
item on backorder from previous trip.. part came in. paid and replaced it. 
Jul 2014

188620 mi

C $200
worn front brake pad due to bad caliper, removed rotor, found auto adjustors seized,, tried to free them and broke.. had to get new caliper...quick temporary fix both rear door locks intermittent 
Sep 2014

198400 mi

C $100
had to replace one caliper, and 3 rotors including pads. left the e-brake alone athough it needs replacing but so rusted out, it did not pay to replace everything, since I never use it worn out parts, all tie rods and strut brace O2 sensor replaced both rear electric door locks 
Mar 2015

200880 mi

C $200
bad clunk in front end. changed most items already, decided to investigate and replace other items.. still no change 
Sep 2015

209560 mi

C $550
I could not find the problem on my own, ended up taking to garage, they said they found a problem.. and replaced the part, but did not think that was it.. and I was right.. the clunk is still there.. 
Oct 2016

215760 mi
Bad clunk in front end. 
Chrysler 300 in Nova Scotia, Canada
Oct 2017 - Nov 2017
Oct 2017

136400 mi

C $350
needed a front control arm and ball joint to get a fresh MVI rear axle had to replaced due to a failed rear dynamic sensor, causing traction control to be turned off, and the annoying yellow lights on the cluster to light up. 
Nov 2017

139500 mi
rear upper control arm came loose, and was rubbing the inside of the rear brake rotor 
Chrysler 300 in New York, United States
Apr 2009 - Jul 2011
May 2009

27000 mi

US $100
check engine light on and rough idle. 3 trips to fix the problem 
Jun 2010

38000 mi

US $525
tie rod replaced. also replaced dead battery. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

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

Chrysler 300 in New York, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2016
Mar 2010

41000 mi
Idler arm needed to be replaced. Symptom was a constant clicking sound from the engine. Lower right control arm had to be replaced 
Aug 2013

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. 
Jun 2014

86000 mi

US $2700
AC blowing hot. Evaporator replaced in April for $1600, compressor replaced in June for another $1,100 
Feb 2015

92900 mi
fuel tank replaced under extended warranty 
Jul 2015

95300 mi

US $500
Check engine light. Valve in emission system replaced,  Light came back on 2 weeks later. Fuel tank replaced for a second time which seems to have fixed the problem. 
Dec 2015

98000 mi

US $125
Windshield washer did not spray liquid 
Chrysler 300 in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2013 - Sep 2014
Jan 2014

C $1250
Replacement of 2 control arm assemblies, 2 tie rod ends and a new sway bar. Earlier the dealer replaced two struts. 
Sep 2014

73780 mi
Starter motor replacement. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

250-horsepower 3.5L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

Chrysler 300 in Iowa, United States
Jun 2014 - May 2019
Aug 2016

108000 mi

US $46
Replaced gas cylinders that support hood 
Feb 2017

112000 mi

US $581
Replaced all 4 tires. Third set: Falken Pro Touring A/S 60,000 tire.rnOEM Goodyear tires replaced at 55,000 with Hankook Optimo 727. 100,000 tires only lasted 57,000 miles. 
Sep 2017

115000 mi

US $16
The driver's side rear tire had a nail in the sidewall, and the tire had to be replaced. I had opted for the replacement/repair insurance, lucky because a new tire was required. These were new tires just installed less than 6000 miles ago. The week before there was another nail in the front right tire, but that was repaired free, and tires rotated. 
Apr 2018

122000 mi

US $950
Replaced Tie Rods, Stabilizer Links, and performed frontend alignment. 
May 2018

122000 mi
Mechanic left wheel shield lose and it damaged sensor cable to ABS brakes and EPS traction control. Replaced cable and affixed shield. 
May 2019

129000 mi

US $257
Universal joint on steering wheel went bad. Small shaft with universal joint replaced. 
Chrysler 300 in Illinois, United States
Dec 2015 - Jan 2016
Jan 2016

125000 mi

US $1800
trans stopped working. trans replaced, center bearing replaced ABS light O2 sensor failed 
Chrysler 300 in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2010 - Oct 2012
Jul 2010

43155 mi

C $226
Front tension struts replaced. Stabilizer links & bushings replaced. Wheel balance & 4 wheel alignment performed. 
Nov 2010

47047 mi

C $290
Outer tie rod ends replaced. 4 wheel alignment performed. 
Oct 2011

56420 mi

C $864
Noticed a loud noise from the front end at low speeds going over bumps (i.e. driveway) with steering wheel turned. Dealership replaced both front upper control arms with revised Chrysler design. Noticed a loud noise from the front end at low speeds going over bumps (i.e. driveway) with steering wheel turned. Dealership replaced both front upper control arms with revised Chrysler design. 
Jan 2012

57660 mi

C $420
Outer tie rod ends replaced. Chose aftermarket parts with lifetime warranty, as Chrysler parts seem to fail early. Outer tie rod ends replaced. Chose aftermarket parts with lifetime warranty, as Chrysler parts seem to fail early. 
Apr 2012

59300 mi

C $981
Noticed coolant leak. Water pump was replaced, also replaced timing belt at same time. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

190-horsepower 2.7L V6 4-speed automatic RWD

Chrysler 300 in Ontario, Canada
Feb 2011 - May 2013
May 2011

38580 mi
Repaired rear seals. 
Chrysler 300 in Maryland, United States
May 2013 - Jun 2013
Jun 2013

106000 mi

US $79
wipers stayed on when turned off, even with the key in the off position. replaced the turn signal and wiper switch but still does the same thing. have to take the fuse out for them to stop working. 
Chrysler 300 in Michigan, United States
Aug 2011 - Jul 2014
Feb 2013

103000 mi

US $700
suspension noise tuned out to be a tie rod. It was replaced car runs fine. 

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2006 Chrysler 300 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chrysler 300 in Indiana, United States
Apr 2006 - Mar 2010
Mar 2007

30000 mi
Loose tie rod was replaced. Rattle coming from under the driver's seat. 

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2005.5 Chrysler 300 4dr Sedan

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

Chrysler 300 in Great Britain
Jun 2014 - Nov 2014
Jun 2014

46000 mi
Brake pipe failure. Replacement of brake pipes, dropping of petrol tank to faciliate failure of exhaust system Rot on drivers door lower panel. Chrysler reluctant to act and hiding behind warranty and dealer re-organisation excuses. Chrysler CEO now contacted 
Nov 2014

51000 mi

£600
ball joint Rot on doors continues 

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