2008 Chrysler Sebring - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2008 Chrysler Sebring

434 problems have been reported for the 2008 Chrysler Sebring.
The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for 2008 Chrysler Sebring.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system
with 102 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling
(59 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2008 Chrysler Sebring

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2008 Chrysler Sebring in the United States are 50,236 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Chrysler Sebring owners in the last 11 years is 434, and the age of the vehicle is 11, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2008 Chrysler Sebring in 2008.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

14

2018

15

2017

42

2016

36

2015

43

2014

50

2013

42

2012

51

2011

49

2010

49

2009

18

2008

1

Compare the 2008 Chrysler Sebring with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Chrysler Sebring,
the following table can be used to compare the 2008 Chrysler Sebring
with the Chrysler Sebring from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2008 Sebring is 434
while the average number of problems reported for the 16 model years of the Chrysler Sebring is 256.

Table 3. Compare the 2008 Chrysler Sebring with other model years