really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
14,400 miles

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problem #5

Feb 102006

Intrepid 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 72,000 miles
Engine fire due to plugged PCV valve. Was not properly or fully inspected by van dyn hoven prior to sale. Also in six months after purchase, replaced mode door actuator, ignition tumbler, oil sensor and then the then the air conditioning compressor failed. Total cost of repairs for 1 year $1047. This car is a perfect example of why most people buy Japanese cars.

- Appleton, WI, USA

problem #4

Aug 032005

Intrepid 6-cyl

  • miles
Consumer was unable to turn the ignition key. The dealer replaced the ignition key cylinder.

- Newnan, GA, USA

problem #3

Mar 072005


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
The consumer was unable to turn the key in the ignition.

- Lithonia, GA, USA

problem #2

Sep 162000


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Engine check light came on. Dealer rewired ignition coil. Since then, vehicle has stalled twice. Dealer could not remedy problem.

- Tauntun, MA, USA

problem #1

Apr 012000


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Able to pull the key out of the ignition while gear shift lever is in drive. Contacted dealer. Brakes shimmy, will take into dealer for repair.

- Mercer, PA, USA