1998 Chrysler Sebring User Reviews

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr JX Convertible Review
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    35

    I Loved This Car. — I miss it. I would drive it now if I could. It was passed down to me and It only has 130,000 miles on it. I love convertibles and because it was my first car, those are the only cars I will ever drive now!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: It was beautiful.

    Cons: The gas mileage.

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr JXi Convertible Review
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    65

    Great Car And Not Expensive To Keep Running — All in all this car is a great first car, and this car isn't a project car, i currently drive it back and forth to school and i don't have problems at all, i changed the oil every 3500 miles so its well maintained

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Reliable, great handling, quick pick up.

    Cons: Some repair parts are faulty

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr LXi Coupe Review
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    Eh.... — my car is falling apart. my battery is dying or either my alternator is. i had to put a new starter in it. i dont have a bushing on my front arm. my hood is busted. the color is nice. the speakers need to be replaced. the interior is fine. its a bit pricey on gas. but its fun to drive and hopefully when its completely fixed itll be more fun.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: pretty

    Cons: needs to be fixed

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr LXi Coupe Review
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    I Like It A Lot, It's My Car And It's Good Looking And Powerful — Its very pretty, It sounds nice for a stock engine. Pretty powerful for stock as well. Smooth ride, Turn ratio is not that great, actually more like a boat really but it gets you from point a to b. All in all it is a good car

    Pros: Stylish and pretty powerful when it needs to be

    Cons: Lots of problems around 150k miles

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr JXi Convertible Review
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    It Is Beautiful And A Pleasure To Just Go For A Drive In But Its Bulit Quality Is Simply Too Poor — It is a beautiful car and can be found for a relativly cheap price, Black with black top and gold trim the likes of it I have yet to see on any car in its price range. The rims and gold trim were beautiful and went well with the black paint and they were suprisghnly classy and not too ostanticous as the rims had more of a tint as they looked like Billets with a bit of bronz brushed into them and the lettering was not shiny gold. Mechanicly it is not very sound as it is constantly in the shop, the top does not leak but is poorly designed as the water is chaneled into compartments in the side which have a tendincy to not drain corectly and to overflow and pour water into the car, we have at times had a foot of standing water in the rear from this problem. The computer syestems are also not all that great and in terms of handling it handles like the boat that it is but gets awful fuel econmy at around 10-15mpg city although ours is problem plagued I have herd of these cars going up to 200+ thousand miles but i think they are generaly a hit or miss. The car is the ultimate cruser though and the times to be had just droping the top and leting the music blaire throguh the stock infinity sound system, one of the best i have ever herd as the bass shook upstairs windows of houses we passed and thumped the music right to our hearts. some of the best cruses i have ever had have been in this car and although mechanicly not that sound it has gained a place in my heat

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Beautiful

    Cons: mechanically unsound, poorly designed convertable top

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr JXi Convertible Review
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    Great Affordable Fun Car. — The Sebring is fun to drive, and is the ultimate tanning machine, if your into that of course. The body style of the 1998 is sleeker, and more sporty than the newer models. Its an eye cactcher just being Stock, so after the Custom exterior paint is applied, people will stare instead of just look.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Sporty, Fast, Handles tight, and is a Looker.

    Cons: None

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr JXi Convertible Review
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    Fun Car To Own — Handles well on all roads very reliable exterior a little on the worn side but my own fault intrior excellent condition. Veryy good on gas. And very fun to drive. Love driving in summer with the top down... THUMBS UP!!!

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Very Comfortable Very good on gas 28mile per gallon

    Cons: window seals have tendency to leak

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr JXi Convertible Review
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    You Can Dis It Cuz Its A Chrysler, But You Gotta Love It — Love that its a convertible. Just had the interior refurbished and the top replaced due to me accidentally breaking the rear windshield. Gulps gas with the top down, but way worth the enjoyment you get out of it. You can put down chrysler products, but honestly this is probobly the best car ive ever owned

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Sporty

    Cons: Paint Quality- all chrysler products

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr LXi Coupe Review
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    Love It — Black PW window pw locks pw sunroof, cd player / casset player leather, tan, comfy 2.5 v6 28 mpg smooth, getting redone soon to be pearl green, fun to drive, needs better sound system but will do okay for now. love my car

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: fun

    Cons: none

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    1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr LXi Coupe Review
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    Best Look Piece I've Ever Owned — Unless you want your car to spend more time in the garage than on the highway then I would not recommend this car to anyone. These cars have a history of brake, distributor, crank sensor, ball joint, Egr valve, and transmission problems....of course, cause its a chrysler. Well I bought this car last fall for $1,500 after I hit a deer with my stratus. It looked like a sharp car and the the body and interior where in excellent condition and to top it off it only had 115K, which i would later learn is way tooooo much for a chrysler to handle. Even since I bought this car I having been working on it. The worse part about it is when its having an issue it either doesnt give me an error code or some lame code like "multiple cylinder misfire" which could be just about anything. One morning I went to start it up and it was acting like it was out of gas and would not turn over...even though it had a full tank of gas. It turned out to be a bad relay on the firewall thats not even listed or shown in my Chilton or Hanes books. Then I got the infamous "multiple cylinder misfire" and swapped out everything in the ignition system (plugs wires, "by the way you have to take off the upper intake to get at the back three plugs/wires and alternator" distributor, and even the PCM "Powertrain Control Module..aka the computer" and nothing fixed the problem. So I took it into the shop and they had to keep it overnight and it turned out to be a sticking Egr Valve. So my advice is to not only stay away from this car but all chrysler vehicles in general. I can see why they went bankrupt and Ford didnt even after gettin all that bailout money.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Nice Sporty Body,  Nice Leather Interior

    Cons: Horrible Reliability, Stupid Exhaust Design, No Room Under The Hood, Steering Wheel Doesn't Go Up High Enough, Bad Braking Design, Nowhere to Run Wires Through Firewall, Lacks Power, Poor Front Bumper Design, Its a Chrysler

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2010 Chrysler Sebring Reviews

    Awesome Car! By augrpeters

    This vehicle has been the best investment I have ever made, it has been extremely reliable and deserves more credit. I now have 70000 on mine and the 3.5 v6 and 62te transmission still function like n... Read More

    Great Choice For Me. But Only If You Get The Limited Model. By migration_rchiare1

    It feels like a big american cruiser from days gone by. If you remove the Sebring badge (a 5 min job.) It looks just like the newwer Chrysler 200. With the top up it is a great choice for the winter;... Read More

    2009 Chrysler Sebring Reviews

    Wonderful By Suzyku

    This car is a great looking vehicle. Drives like a dream. You can really be noticed when you are driving it. Have had many comments on its style. Has a 6 CD changer and Sirius radio.I have nothing... Read More

    Great By meemo59

    It's a great car,the moment I saw the car I loved it,the reviews I read means nothing. for me it has the enough power. the style in my opinion is so uniq. Gas mlg is great. the waranty is amazing,... Read More

    2008 Chrysler Sebring Reviews

    Great Scholtes Auto World Car! By Rachel_L

    The color is perfect, the seats are very comfortable and the radio is great! It drives very smooth! I love everything about this style/make and how it looks, and I really love the reliability of the c... Read More

    Beauty And Beast By Kriscasey

    I love everything about this car. I've owned a lot of cars but this is my favorite by far !! The power is adequate, the look is spectacular, the my gig is far above any other radio in its class. What ... Read More

    2007 Chrysler Sebring Reviews

    Spacious And Sporty By KevinRay1979

    Great car. Sporty and fast very reliable. Spacious enough for the family. Sporty enough for The younger crowd. I love this car and would recommend it. Great price range for what you get. Handles very... Read More

    Sporty By KevinRay1979

    Love the style and overall performance of car. Very nice power And has been really reliable great car. Handles really well. Very Roomy and comfortable everything is placed very well . The mp3 connec... Read More

    2006 Chrysler Sebring Reviews

    Dependable Car! By maximusautorich

    I enjoyed driving this vehicle. It was great on gas and was very reliable. Minus the oil light sensor being an common issue with this model car, it really was a good car. I would buy another Sebrin... Read More

    Nice Family Vehicle By Anarchy32

    Overall the Sebring is a good family car. It's roomy and hauls three children with no hassle. It has been very reliable thus far, but we are starting to see signs of the battery wearing down. It doesn... Read More

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