2001 Chrysler Sebring Overview

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 — I just love my car :) - cool looking, not too expensive. And i still has the effect to impress :) - turns like a bus, but on straight road it just floats, and it starts everytime. I think it is the mo... Read More
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 — Safe and extremely controllable. I never had any issues with this vehicle whatsoever. I drove it daily, it was great on gas and handling. The insurance is also affordable. The sunroof added to the who... Read More
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 — Love this car. Has adequate touring performance, but some moure ponies wouldnt be bad. It is pretty solid, and not too much extra maitenance. I love the styling of the car. Great exterior, with a comf... Read More

2001 Chrysler Sebring Overview

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2001 Chrysler Sebring

Chrysler completely redesigned the Sebring for 2001, and added a new sedan variation.  The Sebring was now Chrysler's only mid-size car, as the new Sebring sedan replaced the Cirrus, which shared its platform.  The coupe was unique from the sedan and convertible, because it was built on the Mitsubishi Eclipse platform.  Chrysler targeted the same market with this new Sebring generation, with pricing in the low-$20,000 range.

The lineup was similar to previous years, with Chrysler offering three convertible variations (LX, LXi, and Limited), and two coupes (LX, LXi).  The sedan was also available in both the LX and LXi trims.

Chrysler has also expanded the power plant options for 2001.  All previous models were powered by the same V-6, but there are now four engines.  All three convertible models house a new 2.7 liter V-6, which generates 200 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque.  The new LXi sedan also uses this engine.  The power supply in the LX Coupe and LX Sedan comes from a 2.4 liter DOHC four cylinder.  On the coupe, this engine delivers 142 horsepower and 158 pound-feet of torque.  On the sedan, the 2.4 liter engine is tweaked for slightly higher output: 150 horsepower and 167 pound-feet of torque.  The Sebring LXi Coupe is the only model to use a 3.0 liter V-6, which is the most powerful engine of any Sebring, making 200 horsepower and 205 pound-feet of torque.

Regardless of the engine, every Sebring model uses a four-speed automatic transmission, routing power to the front wheels.  Fuel economy varies only slightly from engine to engine, and Sebring owners can expect mixed driving MPG in the low to mid-20s.

The Sebring has received considerable praise for its attractive styling and generous list of features.  The V-6 models certainly offer a better driving experience, but drivers report solid handling with all models.  The most common issues with the Sebring have been engine problems, air conditioning/heating failure, and interior accessories quality concerns.

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2001 Sebring Hard To Start When Cold-but Starts All The Time Right After Yo...

2001 sebring hard to start when cold-but starts all the time right after you shut it off. It turns over very well but takes about 3-4 times of cranking before it starts if it hasn't been running for 3...

130 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 days ago)
noupnodown
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Left Rear Window

Left rear window will not go up or down. Window control switch on drivers door is new, window motor works when jumped with a hot wire. Window will not lower when top is lowered. Any thoughts on what...

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CameronSr2015
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I Have A 2001 Crystler Sebring Lxi How Do I Remove The Starter On It I Have...

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Wadeasec
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Low Idel In Drive At A Stop

Drives great. Wen warm it almost stalls at a stop in drive, if put in N it runns fine again

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Wadeasec
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My Alarm And Driverside Door No Longer Work And Key Dont Move.. Hmmm

Why did it stop working? Was fine now dont unlock or lock driversid door ànd alarm

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