Fuel Injection Problems of Chrysler LHS

Chrysler LHS owners have reported 19 problems related to fuel injection (under the gasoline fuel system category). The most recently reported issues are listed below.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 1
Failure Date: 11/15/2011

The contact owns a 1997 Chrysler Lhs. The contact stated that the vehicle was included and repaired under NHTSA campaign id number: 98v184000 (fuel system: gasoline: fuel injection system) in 1999 for an abnormal gasoline smell. The contact stated that the odor had returned and the smell of gasoline was extremely overpowering. The vehicle was inspected by the dealer and it was determined that the o-rings failed. The failure mileage was 143,000.

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car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 2
Failure Date: 06/22/2008

The contact owns a 1997 Chrysler Lhs. While driving approximately 25 mph, the contact activated the air conditioner unit and smelled a strong odor of gasoline. The check engine warning light indicator illuminated on the instrument panel. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic and discovered that the fuel injection was leaking fuel. The technician advised the contact not to drive the vehicle due to the possibility of a fire. The vehicle has not been repaired. The VIN was not included in the recall pertaining to the gasoline fuel injection system. The failure and current mileages were 130,000. Updated 07/29/08 the fuel injection was leaking gas. Recall # 98v184000. Updated 07/31/08.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 3
Failure Date: 01/24/2008

The contact owns a 1996 Chrysler Lhs. The contact noticed a leak and smelled gasoline coming from the vehicle. The dealer stated that the leak originated from the fuel pump and that her VIN was included in NHTSA campaign id number 98v184000 (fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system). The dealer called the manufacturer and they stated that the parts were no longer available for the recall repair. The vehicle is currently in the shop for repair. Updated 02-25-08 the o-rings and fuel rails were replaced. Updated.

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car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 4
Failure Date: 06/04/2007

The contact owns a 1996 Chrysler Lhs. The contact stated that the o rings are leaking. The vehicle is being repaired under recall # 98v184000 (fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system). The dealer stated that the o rings are not a part of the recall and will not be replaced for free. The purchase date and failure mileage were unknown. The current mileage is 130,000.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 5
Failure Date: 03/02/2005

Recall 98v184000 concerning fuel leakage. Consumer smelled a strong gasoline odor while driving 35-40 mph. The vehicle was taken to a repair shop, and mechanic determined that the o-rings cracked and leaked fuel onto the engine. Consumer contacted the manufacturer. A manufacturer's representative informed the consumer that this vehicle was not covered under the recall.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 6
Failure Date: 09/05/2001

Consumer states can smell gas inside vehicle. Took to mechanic and they stated fuel injection system would need replacing. Please provide any further information.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 7
Failure Date: 03/07/2001

I know that this problem is under a previous recall, but I have taken this in to the dealership three times to have it fixed and it has only lasted maybe 6 months. I 'm concerned about my family's safety. I would like this brought to the manufactures attention. I had tried to trade this car in, but the dealership, which was not the manufacture was uneasy about this recall. I feel that this needs further investigation . Thank you.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 8
Failure Date: 12/22/2000

Recall (98v-184) was completed on the vehicle, however the recall repair is inadequate and the vehicle experienced failure of the fuel rail which cracked and caused fuel leakage, consumer had the repairs completed and request reimbursement for the additional repairs of the fuel system which should have been corrected in the recall repair.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 9
Failure Date: 08/31/1999

There was a fuel leak from fuel injection which was leaking fuel onto the engine.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 10
Failure Date: 07/20/1999

Vehicle recall repair not completed due to dealership problems (98v-184). Mjs.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 11
Failure Date: 03/22/1999

Had received recall notice 98v184000 & notified dealer. Took vehicle to dealer & had "o" rings repaired under recall. Picked up vehicle & it was running rough. Tok vehicle back to dealer when other drivers started flagging owner down due to vehicle on fire. The recall remedy had failed & vehicle had caught fire.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 12
Failure Date: 02/19/1999

The vehicle fuel rail o-rings were replaced per recall notice 98v-184, recently the consumer began smelling fuel around the engine when the vehicle was in the garage, the fuel rail o-rings had to be replaced again after initial repair and the consumer was charged. Nlm.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 13
Failure Date: 02/02/1999

Received a recall on the fuel injection o-rings. Prior to receiving the recall vehicle caught on fire. The dealer claims that they fixed all components that caused the fire . Consumer insisted that vehicle's condition worsened after the dealer fixed vehicle. Manufacturer has been notified.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 14
Failure Date: 11/10/1998

The consumer has been experiencing problems with fuel injection system. While driving, fuel leaked out of vehicle. The manufacturer has been contacted. The safety defect is in accordance with recall number 98v184000.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 15
Failure Date: 10/01/1998

A gasoline odor in passenger compartment. Dealership has examined vehicle approximately six times, and has been unable to effectively remedy the problem. Note: recall 98v184000 repairs were performed on January 18, 2000. Please provide any additional information / documentation.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 16

Recall 98v184000 concerning fuel injection system leakage. Dealer could not get parts for recall service, but the vehicle has since been repaired.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1997 Chrysler LHS 17

Recall 98v184000, Chrysler/fuel leakage; owner received notice on April 3, 1999. Owner contacted dealer on April 5, 1999, and was given an appointment for August 12, 1999.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 18

Recall repair was completed on the fuel injection system (98v-184), however the vehicle continued to experience problems with the fuel rails, dealership refuses to repair without charges.

car image   Fuel Injection problem of the 1996 Chrysler LHS 19

Recalled fuel rail o-rings failed possibile causing vehicle to catch fire (michael spitzer attorney for client). Nlm.


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