2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Overview

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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    2005 Pt Cruiser Cam/crank Sensor

    i have changed the starter, Cam and Crank sensor and the PTC will turn over but not start, it will stumble yet it still will not start.

    Is It Fuel Filter Or Something Else??

    I put 13.4 gallons into my tank to make it full, I reset the trip before I left the gas station. I drove 152.6 miles and it now sits two needle lengths away from E. It used to get 26mpg, that's wh...

    05 ' Pt Cruiser

    Looking to trade this in for a BMW. Cruiser has 94k miles. Mint condition. Looking for 3 series 4 door, white or black.

    2005 Pt Cruiser.lost Tail Lights Dash Lights And Low Wipers.

    checked fuses changed switches and motor


    Won't Start Turns Over

    05 turbo Gt Ho pt cruiser while driving car died and won't start I replaced map sensor,cam shaft sensor checked fire and trimming is good. Plugs are wet with gas