2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Chrysler PT Cruiser 2001

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2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser repairs by problem area

Engine (37%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (5%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (24%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (16%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (0%)

Other (8%)

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2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser transmission repair cost distribution

$2500+ (20%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (40%)

$100 - $499 (20%)

< $100 (20%)

Chart based on 5 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4dr Wagon

150-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

126000 mi

US $700
Had to replace the transmission control module. 
66000 mi

US $100
Had to replace the solenoid pack on the transmission. 
75000.0 mi

US $2500
Entire transmission replaced. Unknown cause. 

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2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

98000 mi

US $98
Intermittent trans leak; source undetermined; monitoring level and rechecking for sources; 

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2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Transmission Problems

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