2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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114 national listings
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Avg. Price: $5,232
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45 stars

Based on 26 reviews

The P.t Cruizer. It Really Is Personal Transportation! by Vickie
 — I love the room in this car as well as the versatility. Its a small vehicle but has the features of a mini van and small SUV all rolled into one. It may be a "Cruizer: but the turbo engine makes this ... Read More
Over All I Am Very Happy With The Style Quality And Performance by 123look
 — Alignment never seems to be right. even after new tires, new brakes, the works. This car is still despite any flaws one of my favorites to drive. fits my life style perfect.for hauling children, taki... Read More
The Cruiser by Amy Manser
 — I can throw the seats down and haul my Kayak to the lake!Gets around in the snow pretty good...hasn't needed any major repairs. The glove box and part of dash board matches the color of the car. It's ... Read More

2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser

The PT Cruiser Base model is unchanged for 2003. Now in its third year of production, the in-demand PT continues to turn heads.  However, as earlier models start to get older, owners have begun to voice complaints about Chrysler'ss well-known build quality and service issues.

The PT is powered by a 2.4 liter DOHC inline four, producing 150 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque. A five-speed manual transmission is included, and a four-speed automatic is optional. Gas mileage is estimated at 21/29 mpg with the manual and 19/25 mpg for the automatic.

The PT's unique chassis offers class-leading cargo space, and the flexible seating arrangements allow drivers to create additional space.  Standard features on this model include front airbags, air conditioning, a CD audio system, power windows and mirrors, and intermittent wipers.

This base model offers prospective buyers a reasonably affordable route to PT ownership.  Yet, many owners are finding that the true cost of ownership is not what it should be.  For a compact car, the mixed driving fuel economy is comparatively low (low 20s), and the cost service for minor but nagging problems can add up quickly.

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Chrysler PT Cruiser Questions

sml59
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Car Wont Start Or Crank

Bought a new ambient charge sensor the code kept throwing . so we changed it but now the car wont start at all unless you take the sensor back out could it be defective or are we putting it wrong?

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MikesCruiser
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Hi I Have A 2003 The Problem Is We Have A Fuse Problem

in my car there are two symbols showing no drl and no fuse causing the day time run lights to not function properly meaning they do not turn on. The same problem happens with my radio and date. Plea...

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Tammy Gray
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Are All Pt Cruisers Front Wheel Drive?

17 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
janescollan
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Hello

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SLEDSPEED6571
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Cruise Control Stopped Working

MY CRUISE CONTROL JUST STOPPED WORKING ON MY 2003 PT CRUISER GT WHEN I ENGAGE IT IT SHOWS UP ON INSTURMENT PANAL BUT WHEN I TRY TO SET IT NOTHING ANY IDEAS?

55 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)