2002 Chrysler Sebring Overview

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Trims

GTC Convertible
16 national listings
Limited Convertible
51 national listings
LX
58 national listings
LX Convertible
Avg. Price: $5,516
LX Coupe
Avg. Price: $4,363
LX Plus
Avg. Price: $3,815
LXi
42 national listings
LXi Convertible
84 national listings
LXi Coupe
39 national listings

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45 stars

Based on 32 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

blue32
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Manual Transmission Removal

clutch needs changed and i'm having an issue get the transmission to separate from the motor. i've read the throw out bearing needs unclipped from the pressure plate but i can't figure it out. any h...

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lplum
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How Do I Replace The Rear Window Section Of 2002 Chrysler Sebring (the Rea...

The auto glass companies don't want to touch it. the top is in really good condition I just want to replace the glass already set and change out that whole section only. I can find replacement video...

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Michael Mitchell
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2002 Chrysler Sebring When Idle

Whenever I am driving it can fluctuate but if I stay below approximately 2500 RPM my temp will skyrocket. Also my heat in my cabin doesn't turn on unless this event happens... It almost seems like m...

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driver_ace1500
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How Do You Program The Lx Remote?

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ystephen
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What Causes My02 Sebring 2.7 Convertible To Leak Around The Thermostat Hou...

I see coolant near the water pump weep hole but cannot be certain it is coming from their. It may be coming from around the thermostat housing or higher on the motor. It was leaking significantly ...

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