2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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Base Convertible
46 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,577
GT Convertible
Avg. Price: $5,877
62 national listings
Limited Turbo
Avg. Price: $5,391
Signature Series
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,856
176 national listings
Touring Convertible
Avg. Price: $5,852

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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

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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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Chrysler PT Cruiser Questions

Lisa Chrisman

I Have A 2005 Pt Cruiser That Just Turned To 90k Miles. The Car Has Been Ma...

Chugging on cold start

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No Pass Inspection

Why would I not be able to get a inspection sticker because the ck engine light IS NOT ON ?

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Fuel Gauge Not Working.

2005 PT Cruiser with the fuel gauge problem. When start gauge goes all the way up, then goes all the way down. Any ideas, anyone Please.

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Purpboy El

My 2005 Pt Cruiser Limited Wont Start. It Doesnt Even Make A Sound When I T...

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Larry Vierra

I Am Looking To Replace My 2005 Turbo Pt Cruiser Engine How Can I Tell What...

Need to replace my 4Cyl 2.4L EFI Turbo Unleaded (8) engine in my 2005 PT Cruiser

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