Transmission Failure problems of the 1997 Chrysler Sebring
Five problems related to transmission failure have been reported for the 1997 Chrysler Sebring.
Transmission Failure problem #1
The vehicle was a 1997 Chrysler Sebring convertible. While driving between 25 to 30 mph and without any warning automatic transmission failed. Towed vehicle to an independent shop, technician determined the need for a new transmission or rebuilt the old transmission. It was Thursday, April 15, 2004 when this transmission failure issue happened.
Transmission Failure problem #2
The vehicle involved was a 1997 Chrysler Sebring convertible. While driving between 25 to 30 mph and without any warning automatic transmission failed. Towed vehicle to the independent shop, and technician determined a new transmission was needed. The failure date was 04/15/2004.
Transmission Failure problem #3
The car is a 1997 Chrysler Sebring. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 3C3EL45H2V_. On several occasions the transmission failed when shifting the gear lever / when depressing the accelerator the engine would idle loudly and quickly but the vehicle would not move, prior to recall notice (98v183000). This problem occurred on Oct. 1, 1997.
Transmission Failure problem #4
The vehicle having this issue was a 1997 Chrysler Sebring. The vehicle identification number (VIN) of this Chrysler Sebring is 4C3AU52NXV_. The engine light kept coming on until the transmission failed. Also, the vehicle experienced delayed gear engagement. Engine races like it was in neutral 3-4 seconds but in drive.
Transmission Failure problem #5
The vehicle involved was a 1997 Chrysler Sebring. The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) was 4C3AU52N0V_. 1997 Chrysler Sebring lxi 6 cyl. Transmission failed at 69,000 miles had to be replaced $1,808. 00. Engine failed 86,000 miles $2,500. Had to be replaced. Aluminum wheels easily damaged replaced all 4. I would never in life by another Chrysler. Would not even take a free one! bought in 1997 as a demo. Problems since 1 week of ownership. I don't look their direction when passing dealerships. Had a Toyota camry for 3 years prior to Sebring. No maintenance issues. The failure date was Wednesday, August 8, 2001.
Other Power Train related problems of the 1997 Chrysler Sebring:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Automatic Transmission problems||11|
|Transmission Failure problems||5|
|Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch problems||3|
|Automatic Transmission Cooler problems||2|
|Power Train problems||2|
|Transmission Not Go Into Gear problems||2|
|Automatic Transmission Gear Indicator problems||1|
|Transmission Slip Out Of Gear problems||1|
|Axle Shaft problems||1|
|Automatic Transmission Floor Shift problems||1|