2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser User Reviews

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    2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited Review
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    35

    It's Really A 2000 — Bought it off the lot; I've put 32,000 miles on it and it will run for years and years. Not a bad car for the island and family.

    Pros: Looks nice and seating is flexible

    Cons: Under powered for the looks

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    2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited Review
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    Great Looks And Fun Styling — I love all the extras and the leather and chrome. It arguably an ugly car...but it doesn't care, I think that is what makes it amazing. This car is like nothing else on the road.

    Pros: Looks great and drives well

    Cons: Fuel consumption is poor and parts are expensive

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    It's Ok — Just drove this few times, few years back.. Not much to say after all this time, but it left kind of feeling, that you're driving a Japanese car.. It's a nice basic car maybe for two people + few bags and stuff, to go shopping and hobbies and so; average in anyway, except for the fresh exterior which is kinda cool =)

    Pros: Quick response on steering wheel, slightly sporty touch overall, unique exterior.

    Cons: Maybe a little difficulties at first, trying to understand the dimensions in front side, or maybe it's just me ;-)  Didn't like the pedals at all, too sensitive!

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    Cool — i love this car its so easy to drive and its fun to look at mine has gohst flames on it

    Pros: good on gas

    Cons: oldish

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    2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited Review
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    Unique Vehicle — I like the hot rod look but wish it was powered by a V8 and rear wheel drive

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    Adquate, But Not Great. — Turning radius sucks --- gutless when carrying adults ----- Got hosed when car was purchased because of dealer markup.

    Owner for 4 years, 0 months

    Miles Driven per Year:10,000

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    2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited Review
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    Excellent — My 2001 has been a very reliable car for our family. It is also very roomy in the cargo area. Currently we have roughly 208,000 miles on our vehicle. Having a small problem with the oil sensor light which comes on at llow idle 800-1000 rpm.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Been a great family car with little maintenance required other than a timing belt, brakes, tires, etc.

    Cons: Oil senor light comes on at low idle. This light would come on when at low idle; mechanic repaired problem by replacing oil sending unit. Have not had an issue related to this since. More importantly, I do not have to add oil because the bad "unit" was the cause for loosing the oil. Recommend to others who are experiencing a similar problem, start with a heavier grade oil and if that does not resolve problem, I would recommend changing out the oil sending unit. It certainly worked for me.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser Reviews

    Fun To Drive By louisianalady43

    Sporty and stylish vehicle. Lots of extra features that are for safety and comfort. Ease of handling while driving and parking. Great features for a couple or family and plenty of cargo room. Fun ... Read More

    Eh. By TanyaBrown86

    I have two young children. The back seat is tiny. My husband is 6'2 and can barely fit in the car when the carseat is behind his seat because his legs are too long it is way too cramped. Now, with a 3... Read More

    2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser Reviews

    Versitile By rlund

    nice car for a student or for commuting. Lots of room in the cargo area and rear seats are removable to make even more cargo space. there is plenty of room for the passengers also. with all that space... Read More

    A Truly Versatile Vehicle By Dickcruz

    The way this car handles is great. I feel part of it. It has all the features of most more expensive cars. Easy to read gauges. SIRIUS satellite radio ( subsciption necessary). Folding and removable ... Read More

    2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Reviews

    Great Looking. Comfortable And Easy To Drive By Betty

    I bought this used and it has 17" wheels. The turning radius is terrible, but I've been told that was because of the wheels. Tried to have them changed out, but apparently the car was ordered like th... Read More

    Great Car By paulor

    Of course, style is the highest point of the PT. Almost as wonderful as that is the roomy interior with many possible configurations to fit your need: cargo or passengers. The engine seems to suffer t... Read More

    2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser Reviews

    All Around Dependable Car! By Schulze57

    Overall it was a nice clean car.very well taken care of. Very roomy and the floor boards clean. The sun roof and tented windows great for summer. Very dependable car and Purrs like a kitten Yes I wou... Read More

    Comfortable Put Thirsty. By wpjones57

    This is my wife's car and she loves it! Specifically she loves the arm-chair driving position and it's perfect for her running around town. Except I REALLY wish it got better mileage. It averages arou... Read More

    2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser Reviews

    Great Family Fun Car. Rear Seat Will Take 2 Kids With Their Child Seats Comfortably By fredcars

    the car has great handling and stability on the road, unlike old models. also economy is perfect, the car uses almost the same as my toyota Prius which is great but handles much better than toyota. th... Read More

    Pt Cruiser Review By bdawsn

    The Personal Transportation Cruiser has a lot of great things going for it. One of the new retro cars like the beetle, mini, and HR it is easy to find in the parking lot. It is large enough to haul a ... Read More

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