really awful
Crashes / Fires:
7 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
3 / 0
Average Mileage:
79,005 miles

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problem #11

Jan 102005


  • 50,000 miles
The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. The contact stated when driving the vehicle at various speeds, the accelerator would intermittently become frozen and the contact was unable to engage the accelerator pedal. When the failure would occur, the contact would move the vehicle off the roadway, shut the vehicle off and restart the engine and depress the accelerator pedal with extreme force until it would engage. The manufacturer advised having the dealer diagnose and repair the vehicle at the contact's expense. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer for diagnostic testing or repairs. The failure mileage was approximately 50,000 and the current mileage was 115,336.

- Renton, WA, USA

problem #10

May 162010

Pacifica 6-cyl

  • 78,000 miles
I have recently made a complaint to Chrysler about a 2004 Pacifica that I bought about 4mos ago. I know that my car may be out of "dealer warranties", but when there are things going on with your vehicle that's under recall, something should be done about before someone is injured or even killed. My gas pedal sticks, my car has stalled off on several occasions while turning in the middle of an intersection, and my fuel system was not holding or distributing fuel properly and my motor mounts are broken! I can't afford to pay for my car monthly, and pay for repairs that are almost going on with all 2004 Pacificas'. I park my car only to use one vehicle that 2 adults and A17 and18yr have to travel with when 3 of the 4 of these persons work. Life is hard and its not fair that the "big companies" continue to get away with it and the hard working person is falling deeper and deeper into a do it the best way you can situation. Problems with the fuel system have supposedly been fixed and they are included in a recall that doesn't include my VIN but my make and model and year! come on America!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

- Thomson, GA, USA

problem #9

Feb 072010


  • miles
The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. The contact stated that there were several times when the accelerator pedal became stuck. Each time, the failure occurred when the contact was parking. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealership where the contact was informed that the fuel module needed to be replaced but the dealer could not figure out why the vehicle surged forward. The failure mileage was unknown. The current mileage was approximately 78,000.

- Thompson, GA, USA

problem #8

Apr 282010


  • 70,000 miles
The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. The contact stated while pulling into a parking spot at speeds of 3 mph, the vehicle abnormally accelerated to speeds of 60 mph. She was unable to stop the vehicle and proceeded to crash into a concrete post. The contact drove the vehicle to a local repair shop for repairs. The vehicle was not inspected by the dealer nor was the manufacturer contacted. The failure and current mileages were 70,000.

- Wlanut Shade, MO, USA

problem #7

May 092010


  • 66,000 miles
At any given time when pressing on the accelerator, the accelerator locks up and does not depress. After several attempts it releases and lurches forward. This has been going on for at least 6 months now. It happens about 4 or 5 times per week. No repairs done to date. Vehicle should be recalled for this defect.

- Litchfield, CT, USA

problem #6

Feb 072010

Pacifica 6-cyl

  • 80,000 miles
The accelerator sticks preventing acceleration. This has happened multiple times. The dealer states that it is due to a build-up of carbon on the engine components. Maintenance is required - not covered under any warranty or factory program.

- Sagamore Hills, OH, USA

problem #5

Mar 182009

Pacifica 6-cyl

  • 89,000 miles
The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. Upon entering a parking space, the vehicle accelerated unexpectedly. As a result, the contact crashed into a restaurant, another vehicle, and a handicap post. The vehicle was completely destroyed, but there were no injuries. A police report was filed. She had to turn off the engine to stop it from revving. The vehicle was inspected, but the technician could not determine the cause of the failure. The manufacturer would not assist. The failure and current mileages were 89,000. Updated 05/06/09 updated 05/08/09.

- Talking Rock, GA, USA

problem #4

Jul 162008


  • 48,000 miles
The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. The contact stated that the accelerator pedal would stick when it was depressed. The dealer stated that the throttle body was building carbon and caused the pedal to stick. The dealer cleaned the throttle housing, but the failure still persists. The dealer stated that the throttle body needed to be replaced at the cost of $200. The VIN was unknown. The failure mileage was 48,000 and current mileage was 60,000.

- Fidley, OH, USA

problem #3

Oct 062008


  • 55,000 miles
Cruise control would slow during a strain then over time completely quit working. The vacuum hose has been replaces around 3 times and another part once. The cruise control has quit working once again.

- Cochran, GA, USA

problem #2

Mar 172005

Pacifica 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The contact owns a 2004 Chrysler Pacifica. She purchased the car in March of 2005. She had to go back to the dealer every weekend since purchasing the vehicle except for the month of June. The vehicle was making a clanking noise due to transfer case malfunctioning. Transfer case was replaced previously in April, 2005, and needed to be replaced again. Also, vehicle surged while driving.. she felt unsafe driving vehicle. The manufacturer said that the dealer has to take care of the vehicle and has to get a service representative to inspect the vehicle. The contact felt that until something was resolved with this vehicle there will be a fatality. The vehicle was taken to the dealer for 17 times for various problems.

- West Bury, NY, USA

problem #1

Sep 022004

Pacifica 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 210 miles
Auto accident. 2004 Chrysler Pacifica was stopped in traffic. A car attempting to cut in front of non-moving Chrysler Pacifica from right side, severely impacted Pacifica on front passenger side of Pacifica. It immediately surged forward at a high rate of speed and, despite having both feet pressing on the brake, Pacifica could not be stopped until, in desperation, driver through the Pacifica into park. Another note, despite the severity of impact, not a single air bag deployed. Pictures are available. Car was towed to orlando Chrysler in orlando, fl.

- Orlando, FL, USA