2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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Base
Avg. Price: $5,480
Base Convertible
Avg. Price: $5,907
GT
Avg. Price: $6,701
GT Convertible
Avg. Price: $7,108
Limited
Avg. Price: $6,141
Limited Turbo
Avg. Price: $6,503
Signature Series
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $6,446
Touring
Avg. Price: $5,612
Touring Convertible
Avg. Price: $6,632

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4.35 stars

Based on 22 reviews

2005 Pt Cruiser Signature Series by Richard
 — I bought my 2005 PT Cruiser Signature Series when I worked at a Chrysler dealer in Florida. They are a great car to drive and very reliable. I was totally sold at a Chrysler ride and drive event held ... Read More
Great Handling, Manual Shifting, Good Gas Mileage, Easy To Get In And Out Of, Lots Of Space! by Jessica
 — We wanted manual shift when we bought this car which meant we had to order the GT package, the most expensive package they had for the PT Cruiser. My ex-husband liked pickup trucks but needed a daily ... Read More
Fun To Drive by John
 — hate the gas mileage get about 19 kilometers to a litre. At the price of fuel not a very good fuel effient car to have. I love the apperance and the car is very comfortable. The car has a ghost the ... Read More

2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 22 reviews

2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Chrysler has expanded the PT Cruiser lineup once again for 2005.  There are now eleven PT variations.  The Dream Cruiser and Limited Platinum Edition have both been dropped from the lineup, but four  convertibles and two Signatures models have been added.

The new two-door convertible is available with the Base, Touring, and GT trim levels, and all three PT engines are available with this body style.

Chrysler's 2005 Signature Series package was available on several different models, including the PT Cruiser, 300, Sebring, Pacifica and Town & Country.  This package commemorates Chrysler's long history, and bundles several appearance and luxury features at no additional cost.  Upgrades on the PT include a navigation system, chrome trim, a moon roof, Sirius satellite radio, and two-tone leather seats.  This model is available with two engine options.

The Base wagon, Base convertible, Touring wagon, Touring convertible, Limited wagon, and Signature Series wagon are all powered by the original 2.4 liter DOHC inline four, which delivers 150 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque.  The Touring Turbo Covertible, Limited Turbo wagon, and Signature Series Turbo wagon house the mid-level engine option: a turbocharged version of the 2.4, which now makes 180 horspower and 210 pound-feet of torque.  The GT and GT Convertible are the only two PT Cruisers to boast a 220 horsepower version of this engine, which sends them from 0 to 60 in just 6.7 seconds.

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Is The Fuel Pump Access To My 2005 Chrysler Pt Cruiser In The Trunk

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Obd Does Not Communicate. What Would Cause This?

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