2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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Base
126 national listings
DreamCruiser
Limited
Avg. Price: $4,959
Touring
Avg. Price: $4,586

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4.15 stars

Based on 37 reviews

Yes My Car Is A Chic Car by Rachel
 — My old car was getting rather old and before my family had to put even more cash into her to keep her tiptop shape we just decided to get me a little newer car. So we ended the long and grueling searc... Read More
Love My Car by terryo157
 — i really enjoy my 2002 dream cruiser.i have had no problems in the 3 years i have owned it.i did make one mistake i bought new tires for and i didn't mention i wanted the same kind of tires that were ... Read More
Good Dependable Car, Low Maintenance, Fun To Drive, Has Terrific Cargo Space For This Size Vehilce by VA
 — We bought the care new, almost on a whim in Sept 2001. Since then we've put 60,000+ on it, including several long trips. The car has a good ride, is very nimble (expcept for the poor turning radius)... Read More

2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 37 reviews

2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser

The PT Cruiser entered its second year of production in 2002, following a year of reviewer praise and great consumer curiosity.  Chrysler could not build enough PTs in 2001 to satisfy the demand, but both production and variety were increased for 2002.

The 2001 PT Cruiser was offered only in Base and Limited Trims, but two new variants are now available.  The Touring finish, which was previously an option package, is now a trim level.  Chrysler has also added the Dream Cruiser Series.  New special appearance packages for the PT also have a retro focus: wood-paneled sides or flame decals are now available.

The PT's unique body style is certainly  head-turning, but it is also functional.  Seating arrangements are highly configurable, and the extra height allows for greater cargo capacity than other compact cars.  The PT offers 19 cubic feet for luggage alone.

Once again, there is only one engine choice.  All models are powered by a 2.4 liter DOHC inline four, which provides 150 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque.  Buyers may select a four-speed automatic or five-manual manual transmission, and both route power to the wagon's front wheels.

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Chrysler PT Cruiser Questions

Bobby Mollett
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A Have A 2002 Pt Cruiser I Will Be Driving Down The Road And It Dies Let It...

6 views with 3 answers (last answer 23 hours ago)
mikemo
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Cost Of Replaceing Fuel Pump

replaced starter relay then it cranked but would not turn over. does not seem to be getting any fuel to engine.

553 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
wwmotormama
0

Can A Bad Solenoid Stop A Car When Its Being Driven? I Clicked On My Cruise...

11 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
eyawubsyou
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Why Is My Pt Cruiser Overheating.water Bubbling And Shooting All The Water...

I have a 02 pt cruiser change waterpump.thermostat radiator.hoses heater hoses clean heater coil.now heater works.didnt work before.bleed air out system.still overheats.water bubbles to radiator cap...

1,527 views with 5 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
paulaevans
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2002 Pt Cruiser Overheats

Went over a hill the other day car started to heat up pulled over let cool down added water...had someone replace thermostat & radiator cap...now when I go over 60mph starts warmimg up...have to turn...

206 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)