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Chrysler Concorde 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Saginaw, TX

driver's pant leg would get caught on the parking brake assembly upon entering the vehicle.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3HD56F2VH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 1996. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Lebaron 1986
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Oct 20, 1995
Location:
Rapid City, SD

parking brake has failed and been replaced three times.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1C3BH58E7GN. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 21, 1993. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Chrysler LEBARON 1986 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Chrysler Lhs 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Dec 15, 1996
Location:
Kingsport, TN

vehicle would not shift into park (would only go as far as neutral) and engine could not be turned off. emergency brake was applied and had to be released manually. when released the vehicle suddenly accelerated crashing before it stopped. fuses had to be disconnected in order for engine to shut off.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3ED56F6RH. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Lhs 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Dec 15, 1996
Location:
Kingsport, TN

vehicle would not shift into park (would only go as far as neutral) and engine could not be turned off. emergency brake was applied and had to be released manually. when released the vehicle suddenly accelerated crashing before it stopped. fuses had to be disconnected in order for engine to shut off. consumer was injured in this accident. vehicle experienced an engine malfunction, the alternator belt burned, causing engine to smoke and stall. battery failed. turn signals did not work. tires were out of balance and caused vibration. transmission experienced vibration, gears malfunctioned, a code revealed a problem between the transmission control module and the powertrain module under heavy acceleration, consumer was informed this was possibly caused by a sticky throttle position sensor. brakes experienced vibration due to brakes being out of round, the front brakes and front rotors were replaced. *slc

1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3ED56F6RH. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 04, 1994. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 65 mph.

Chrysler Town And Country 1993
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 21, 1997
Location:
Detroit, MI

vehicle on incline w/parking & emergency brakes on; vehicle started rolling down hill. took to dealer & nothing found. called zone office & manager arrive. had vehicle broken down, found park pawl defective. pan was dropped; noticed transmission (park pawl) was broken. park pawl was fixed, but not transmission. informed owner would need to pay for transmission. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1C4GT54R3TX. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 01, 1992. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Chrysler TOWN AND COUNTRY 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler TOWN AND COUNTRY 1993 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Chrysler Fifth Avenue 1987
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Montgomery, AL

parking gear failed allowing the vehicle to roll after put into park.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1C3BF66P7HX. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Chrysler Tc 1997
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Bolton Landing, NY

minivan. emergency brake failure.

Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Concorde 1993
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 15, 1997
Location:
Jamestown, KY

at low speed 20mph in parking lots or heavy traffic with a/c on all gauges the instrument on panel would go off immediately and the heater comes on blowing at full speed. took the vehicle to dealer no warranty for electrical problems. they said vehicle needed a new ignition switch. replaced at consumer cost. also while driving on highway abs light came on and stayed on, and the wheels locked up at heavy braking. dealer's response no warranty, diagnosis showed it needed new computer. 3 months later, abs came on intermittently. dealer said it needed abs brake relay, emercency brake inoperative (1993), evaporator core ruptured, head gasket warped from overheating causing leakage. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3EL56T2PH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on June 01, 1993. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Chrysler CONCORDE 1993 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler CONCORDE 1993 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO.

Chrysler New Yorker 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 19, 1999
Location:
Campbell Hall, NY

parking brake pad loose. *mjs

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3ED46F2RH. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Concorde 1998
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Victorville, CA

parking brake handle broke off. yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3HD46J8WH. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Chrysler CONCORDE 1998 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler CONCORDE 1998 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO.

Chrysler Sebring 1999
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Fithian, IL

the emergency brake sticks on and the consumer has never used it. *mjs

Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 01, 1999. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Town And Country 1998
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Dec 15, 2001
Location:
Indio, CA

when consumer puts vehicle in park and turns vehicle off with emergency brake on, the emergency brake releases by itself, this could be dangerous because the vehicle could roll.*ak. consumer stated the belt tensioner and water pump was also replaced.*jg

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1C4GP64L1WB. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Chrysler TOWN AND COUNTRY 1998 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler TOWN AND COUNTRY 1998 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Chrysler 300m 1999
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Dec 30, 2002
Location:
Helper, UT

hile vehicle was idling and put into drive vehicle accelerated and hit another car. consumer tried to apply brakes. dealer notified. please provide additional information. ts...*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C3HE66G6XH. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dealer's name: Adams Motors .

Chrysler Pt Cruiser 2001
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Jan 08, 2003
Location:
Cincinnati, OH

emergency parking brake broke

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 50100 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3C8FY4BB01T. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 20, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 cylinders. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler PT CRUISER 2001 Parking Brake Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Jeff Wyler . Dealer's city: Cincinnati . Dealer's state code: OH. Dealer's zipcode: 45103 .

Chrysler Town And Country 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Mar 31, 2003
Location:
Yakima, WA

the vehicle rolled backwards while parked on a hill with the emergency parking brake engaged. *jb

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: gas.

Chrysler Town And Country 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Bronx, NY

when the vehicle accelerated, a loud noise came from underneath the van and then the wheels locked up, which prevented the van from moving. after the technician looked over the van, he identified the "parking mechanism" as the cause. *jb

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: gas.

Chrysler Town And Country 1998
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Lenoir, NC

when the parking brake was engaged it locked up and failed to disengage. dealership serviced the vehicle , but the problem continued.*ak clark tire and auto found the brake lining off and jammed in the drum. brakes were adjusted and parts were installed to prevent brakes from locking. mechanic stated every time the brakes were serviced, the racket froze up. *ph *jb

Mileage was 55000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1C4GT64L3WB. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 01, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Chrysler TOWN AND COUNTRY 1998 Drive type:AWD. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler TOWN AND COUNTRY 1998 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO. Dealer's name: Blueridge Mitsubishi . Dealer's telephone number: 704-265-2277 . Dealer's city: Boone . Dealer's state code: NC. Dealer's zipcode: 28607 .

Chrysler 300m 2002
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Sept 12, 2003
Location:
West Hanover, MA

parking brake failed. the cause has yet to be determined; however, dealer stated that parts to repair parking brake were unavailable at this time. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 8012 miles. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Chrysler Pacifica 2004
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Mar 25, 2004
Location:
Shreveport, LA

while the vehicle was parked on a level surface it began to roll backwards without warning. no collision reported. *ak *jb

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 42 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2C8GM68404R. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 24, 2004. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Chrysler PACIFICA 2004 Parking Brake Transmission Type: AUTO. Dealer's name: Herberts Towne . Dealer's telephone number: 318-221-9000 . Dealer's zipcode: 71105 .

Chrysler Pt Cruiser 2001
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
June 15, 2001
Location:
Pahrump, NV

parking brake occasionally fails to engage. it also has disengaged by itself. once it rolled away and knocked over a sign. dealer unable to replicate problem.*ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 5000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3C4FY4BB71T. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 15, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 cylinders. Chrysler PT CRUISER 2001 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Chrysler PT CRUISER 2001 Parking Brake Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Saitta-trudeau . Dealer's telephone number: 775-727-0102 . Dealer's city: Pahrump . Dealer's state code: NV. Dealer's zipcode: 89048 .


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