Chrysler’s PT Cruiser comes with a four-cylinder engine. The alternator is located above the axle shaft near the oil filter.
How do you remove the alternator from a 2006 PT Cruiser?
Where is the starter on a PT Cruiser?
Why did they discontinue PT Cruiser?
“The only people who were really buying it for much of the last decade were the rental car companies because it was cheap.” But after government intervention in Detroit drove up the price, the rental companies backed off. Then, in 2010, Chrysler discontinued the PT Cruiser line altogether.
Are PT Cruisers expensive to fix?
The Chrysler PT Cruiser Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 30th out of 36 for compact cars. The average annual repair cost is $641 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is average and the frequency of those issues is low, so major repairs are uncommon for the PT Cruiser.
How do you change a serpentine belt on a 2005 PT Cruiser?
How do you change the alternator on a 2002 PT Cruiser?
How long does a starter take to replace?
Due to the complexity of starter motors, the average amount of time it takes to completely replace a starter is generally between 2 and 4 hours. If your car has an easily accessible starter and you take it to a mechanic worth their salt, your time should hopefully be closer to 2 hours rather than 4.
Are PT Cruisers coming back?
Chrysler has made no mention of bringing back the PT Cruiser but it is still interesting to think about what the car could look like if it was built in 2019.
What old car is the PT Cruiser modeled after?
Originally planned as a Plymouth model, The PT Cruiser was ultimately marketed as a Chrysler when Plymouth was discontinued. In its nameplate, PT stands for “Personal Transport” or “Personal Transportation”. PT was the PT Cruiser’s product code.