2002 Chrysler Sebring Overview

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GTC Convertible
Avg. Price: $5,212
Limited Convertible
40 national listings
LX
53 national listings
LX Convertible
24 national listings
LX Coupe
9 national listings
LX Plus
Avg. Price: $3,545
LXi
34 national listings
LXi Convertible
58 national listings
LXi Coupe
22 national listings

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45 stars

Based on 33 reviews

Lots Of Fun! by Steve
 — Hired one of these on a US road trip Started in LA, then went to San Francisco, then to Yosimite National park, then to Las Vegas, then to San Diego, then back to LA again to fly home. Still the one ... Read More
02 Sebring Lx by Adam
 — 2.7L 6 Cylinder. Great acceleration and decent speed. My only complaint about the performance is lack of 5th gear/overdrive because it is pushing 3 grand around 65-70mph. No major repairs have been ... Read More
I Liked This Car A Lot, Had Fun Driving It. by biggerthanlife
 — Overall, we really liked this car. It had great features and options, was large enough to use for more than just riding in, but was a great good looking cruiser too. We would definitely purchase ano... Read More

2002 Chrysler Sebring Overview

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2002 Chrysler Sebring

Chrysler added two new trims to the Sebring family in 2002.  The new GTC was a sport-focused addition to the convertible lineup, and the LX Plus sedan offered a longer list of standard equipment than the base LX.  The price of LX convertible has been lowered to reach more potential buyers, but it now has a less powerful engine and fewer amenities.

Otherwise, the Sebring trim levels are unchanged.  The convertible is offered in LX, LXi, Limited, and GTC styles.  Both the sedan and the coupe are offered with the LX or LXi finish.  All Sebring models are front wheel drive.

Chrysler has made some engine changes, but the same power plants return.  The 2.4 liter inline four, found in the LX Coupe, LX Sedan, and LX plus sedan, is now under the hood of the LX Convertible.  This engine generates 150 horsepower and 167 pound-feet of torque on all models except the LX Coupe.  The Coupe is supplied with 142 horsepower.  The LXi Coupe continues as the only model to house the 3.0 liter V-6.  This engine produces 200 horsepower and 205 pound-feet of torque, and is paired with a five-speed manual transmission.  The LXi Convertible, Limited Convertible, and LXi sedan are powered by the 2.7 liter V-6, which makes 200 horsepower and provides 192 pound-feet of torque.  Mixed driving MPG is in the mid-20s on all models, regardless of the engine.

Owners have been impressed with the power and the features they get for the price on most models.  A 2001 redesign brought forth a bolder and more attractive looking car, and design is often cited by consumers as a favorite feature. The Sebring's handling is also at the top of the list.

Chrysler vehicles have continued to be plagued by build quality issues.  Consumers have reported numerous nagging problems, which include brakes, HVAC, electrical systems, gauges and fuel injection.  Owners have also been disappointed with poor service and a surprising low resale value.

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Chrysler Sebring Questions

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My Car Is Making A Rubbing/dragging Sound When I Drive It Why Is That?

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How To Replace Headlamp On 2002 Chrysler Sebring Coupe

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kiara321
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Why Does My Car Squeals When I Turn The Steering Wheel

i have a 2002 chrysler sebring convertible and when ever im driving at a low speed to turn a corner or turn in/ out of a parking space theres a squealing/creaking nose. ive already checked the power s...

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jro1959
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I Have A 2002 Seebring Lxi 3.0 Litre 2 Door Coupe. I Just Replaced A Broke...

The switch went out on me the other day. First it started by not canceling the turn signal when straightening the wheel. Then it wouldn't stay in the off position. Then the headlights wouldn't turn...

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Marsseeker
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2002 Sebring Started Overheating Right After Thermostat Replacement?

Already checked the radiator cap, belt is tight, fans working, water pump is good. 20-30 mins fan kicks on gauge goes to red and overfill tank boils. Everything was fine before the thermostat was re...

23 views with 13 answers (last answer about a week ago)