10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 5
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
8,504 miles

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problem #41

Mar 222000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
When driving at any speed transmission would make a noise and began to jerk as if the gear was stuck, transmission suddenly gave out, would not move. Dealer has been contacted.

- Pacific, MO, USA

problem #40

Aug 011999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Transmission failed. Mjs

- Mission Vi, CA, USA

problem #39

Jan 011999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Transmission is leaking due to a crack on factory grinding point, and also leaking through seals.

- Joliet, IL, USA

problem #38

Mar 082000

Town & Country

  • miles
Windshield wiper blades turned on by themselves, and door would not latch at times. Also, transmission/ fue lines/gas tank, and air conditioner went out and were replaced. Aftet warranty expired, thermostat overheated, causing a fire. Owner said vehicle has been a constant problem since purchasing it.

- Jackson, TN, USA

problem #37

Mar 082000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Brakes failed every three months, and transmission went out around christmas time. Windshield wipers come on intermittently.

- Jackson, TN, USA

problem #36

Feb 172000

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
N0 summary listed for above vehicle.

- Hale, MO, USA

problem #35

Nov 201999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Vehicle vibrating above 45 mph Chrysler said it was the tires, Michelin said it was the vehicle. We got 25%off the cost of new tires on 02/04/99 under a low speed wobble service bullitin notice. Transmission is a joke. Have had vehicle in time after time since 11/14/99 for incomplete work, tools left on the engine!! transmission fluid and radiator fluid leaking the day after picking up the van. We asked the dealership to check items that another auto shop checked and said needed fixed under the warranty and the dealership told us the other shop didn't know anything that they weren't a dealership! after putting the motor back together, one of the asked to fix components was broken after all and had to be fixed. We are still experiencing problems with "hick-upping" while at a stop also a "wanting to stall and holding back feeling. This has to do with the coil pack (we feel0, that we have asked them to check and looking at the forms received back, it hasn't been. I have asked repeatedly for my copies of the work needing to be done sheets, and have yet to receive them. I have made complaint to the manufacturer and have asked for the regional manager to contact me, but that hasn't happened yet. This was done on approx. 02/08/00, today is 02-25-00.( dot number: Tire size: 21565T16mn )

- Floyds Knobs, IN, USA

problem #34

Feb 242000

(reported on)

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving the hub within the transmission broke, preventing the vehicle from going into second and third gear. Consumer has contacted dealer. Dealer noted that due to the problem transmission needed replacing.

- Portage, IN, USA

problem #33

Dec 031999

Town & Country

  • miles
Transmission failed. Nlm

- Pittsburgh, PA, USA

problem #32

Apr 251996

Town & Country

  • miles
Vehicle stalled on the road due to transmission failure.

- Houston, TX, USA

problem #31

Jan 262000

(reported on)

Town & Country

  • miles
Transmission disintegrated with parts sent through case, wipers have had persistent problem with turning on with no apparent cause, gas tank was replaced due to recall, but still shows empty at 16 gallons

- Canton, MI, USA

problem #30

Dec 021999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
We have only owned this vehicle for one and a half years for these safety issues to arise leads us to believe there has been more problems with the vehicle than we are aware of. Also in checking other complaints the safety issues seem to be similar to others that have been posted.no safety defec(s) listed in summary.

- Cleona, PA, USA

problem #29

May 241999

Town & Country

  • miles
This vehicle had also had at least 3 significant recalls on it... it is a piece of junk. No safety defect(s) mentine din summary.

- Lake Forest, CA, USA

problem #28

Apr 251996

Town & Country

  • miles
Vehicle stalled on the road due to transmission failure.

- Houston, TX, USA

problem #27

Nov 241999

Town & Country

  • miles
Transmission failed locking into limp in mode destroying the transmission. Left me stranded on the interstate on a holiday week. Almost was hit as lost power in interstate traffic.

- Lees Summit, MO, USA

problem #26

Sep 071999

Town & Country

  • miles
While driving the van at approximately 45 mph, the transmission simply destroyed itself with no prior warning. Upon inspection by a qualified repair shop, the transmission was deemed beyond repair. It had to be replaced at a cost of $1,600. The repair shop is an authorized repair shop for Chrysler through our local car dealer-thornton Chrysler Dodge in florence, Alabama. I contacted their warranty manager about a claim as they van had 73,000 miles. At the original time of purchase, I had purchased an extended warranty package for 7 year/70,000 miles. He made it very clear that they would not touch this issue as the van was 3,000 miles over warranty. He also made it clear that they would not have covered the claim if the van had 70,500 miles on it. I was very dissatisfied to say the least. Since that time, I have come across a number of people who have had similar failures on Chrysler vehicles. I am writing this to you today as a result of reading the October 1999 consumer reports which further supports my claim that this was a premature failure of a major component and also a reoccurring failure of which Chrysler should be responsible. My wife and children were in the van at the time and are very fortunate to have been on a rural highway as opposed to the interstate or in busy traffice at the time of failure. If this complaint should be addressed elsewhere, please let me know by phone or E-mail if at all possible. Thank you for your help. Sincerely, terry thomas

- Killen, AL, USA

problem #25

Oct 081999

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Transmission runs hot, causing the seals in the transmission to harden and crack, resulting in a leak.

- Louisville, KY, USA

problem #24

Sep 291999

(reported on)

Town & Country

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Transmission is leaking from the O-ring seal and is slipping when changing gears. Dealer has been contacted.

- Trumbell, CT, USA

problem #23

Jan 181999

Town & Country

  • miles
Transmission slipping. Transmission control module and solenoid pack shorted. Replaced transmission control module and solenoid pack and flash programmed controller for updates.

- Seaford, NY, USA

problem #22

Sep 131999

Town & Country

  • miles
1)transmission failure - codes 36, 53, 54 found in system. Seals & clutches, carrier gears & trs sensor replaced. Transmission assembly disassembled for recondition. 2)driver side air bag - clock spring assembly replaced to correct air bag light.

- Seaford, NY, USA

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