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Why did they stop making PT Cruisers?

PT Cruiser sales declined steadily after the 2006 facelift, dropping by nearly a third in 2007 and then by half in 2008, the last year for the convertible. With then-owner Cerberus Capital Management looking to cut costs, Chrysler announced that 2010 would be the last year for the PT Cruiser.


How much does it cost to replace a timing belt on a PT Cruiser?

Chrysler PT Cruiser Timing Belt Replacement Cost Estimate. The average cost for a Chrysler PT Cruiser timing belt replacement is between $791 and $943. Labor costs are estimated between $556 and $701 while parts are priced between $235 and $242.


What PT Cruiser has Turbo?

The PT Cruiser GT (also known as the GT Cruiser) is a high output turbocharged hot hatch variant of the PT Cruiser introduced as a 2003 model.


What kind of engine is in a PT Cruiser?

Base model PT Cruiser The base model comes with a 150-horsepower 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, disc brakes, and a five-speed manual transmission. A four-speed automatic transmission is optional.


How much does it cost to fix a PT Cruiser engine?

The Best in Auto Repair The average cost for a Chrysler PT Cruiser engine mount replacement is between $660 and $760. Labor costs are estimated between $382 and $482 while parts are priced at $278.


Does Chrysler still make the PT Cruiser?

Production of the PT Cruiser ended with the last model rolling off the assembly line in 2009. The very last new PT Cruiser was sold in 2010.

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Are PT Cruisers good in snow?


Is a PT Cruiser considered an SUV?

Due to the car’s mechanics and hatchback design, many classify it as a car even though, based on fuel economy calculations, the NHTSA classifies the PT Cruiser as a truck.


How much are PT Cruisers worth?

The 2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser Classic’s Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starts just under $19,000 and with all the options remains well under $21,000. That’s a pretty competitive price when compared to similar sized vehicles from Toyota, Mazda and Chevrolet.


Can I jump a car with a bad alternator?

You actually can jumpstart a car with a bad alternator, and the car will keep running for some time, no matter how bad the alternator is, well, considering you have a good battery. This is because if the alternator is bad and not producing the voltage required, the car will be running purely off the battery.