Question about 1998 Chrysler Sebring

2 Answers

My sebring convertible1998 wont start when the engine is warm without starting fluid

Starts fine when engine is cold but if I drive it to work itwon't start again until it has cooled down for several hours without starting ether in the snorkel

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Greenhorn:

    A rookie expert who has answered 20 questions on their first day.

    Cheetah:

    An expert who has answered 20 or more questions within one hour.

  • Expert
  • 103 Answers

Loose cable to starter, re tighten if necessary.
Starter solenoid may have overheated.
Replace starter if needed.

Posted on Jan 20, 2013

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 1,669 Answers

The automatic choke heater is no longer functioning.Replace it.

Posted on Jan 20, 2013

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

short shadey
  • 421 Answers

SOURCE: chrysler voyager automatic transmission problem

Sounds like you have yourself a bad shift solenoid pack this is mounted on the front of the transmission under a thick rubber boot and has an 8 or 10mm bolt holding a plug into it, these usually fail hot as it is an electronically controlled solenoid and there are tiny little springs and magnets inside that can stick also while you are in there do yourself a favor and change the two speed sensors on the transmission they are about $22 each and can also cause the problem you are explaining. the shift solenoid pack is about $120 on ebay and some sellers actually sell them along with the input and output speed sensors you may try changing those first and see if it solves it but i have a feeling your solenoid pack is failing also when you change these parts it may take the computer a few trips to relearn shift points but you'll know it fixed it right off the bat.. please rate and good luck -jeff

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

emissionwiz
  • 75117 Answers

SOURCE: 2001 sebring lxi wont start

CHECK THE CAM BELT

Posted on Nov 07, 2008

  • 412 Answers

SOURCE: 2002 Sebring Convertible Start/Fuel fuse blows intermittently

HAVE SEEN THIS BEFORE AND THE STARTER HAS BEEN THE CULPRIT..HAVE NEVER REPLACED A FUEL PUMP ON ONE OF THESE VEHICLES AT ALL

Posted on Aug 31, 2009

Testimonial: "I replaced the starter. This job is quite substantial. Also found the nut connecting the cable to the starter coil was not tight. I think it is fixed."

  • 5 Answers

SOURCE: 05 Sebring heats up only when pushing gas or driving

Low coolant,or water pump going bad.

Posted on Feb 26, 2010

dj_relly999
  • 4070 Answers

SOURCE: 1998 Chy. Sebring will just

Hi! I strongly suggest that you have a PCM (powertrain control module) reset. The PCM has connectivity on all electrical current that runs inside the car including the engine, transmission, accessories, etc. It's like a car's brain that when it's faulty everything else fails. If the PCM can't be resetted specially when it's heavily damaged. I suggest that you have it replaced to get rid of all the troubles. Hope this helps and thank you for using FixYa!

Posted on Sep 20, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My 2004 sebring trans just started to slip when I put in drive


Low on fluid check that its up when vehicle is running at warm temp. Or the clutch packs in side tranny are not doing there job meaning you have to take it to a tranny shop to find out the real cause

Nov 26, 2015 | 2004 Chrysler Sebring

1 Answer

1996 Chevy Astro V6 67K wont start when cold, needs engine starter fluid, ok when warmed up. Runs smooth. What is wrong?


I would say that the choke sensor (or whatever it is called) went bad & isn't telling the computer that it's cold & requires more fuel. Instead of starter fluid, did you try to push the foot feed 1 or 2 times?

Mar 07, 2015 | 1996 Chevrolet Astro

1 Answer

Car wont shift when cold


change screen or filter in transmission put old fluid back in though

Jul 14, 2014 | 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier

1 Answer

87 ford ranger wont start without starting fluid


It sounds like you aren't getting fuel out of the cold start injector... remove the injector when engine is cold and switch on ignition... you should get a fine spray pattern for a few seconds... if not then there is probably a problem with the cold start circuit (Temp sensor fault), or the injector is faulty. pull electrical connectors one at a time and look for corrosion... Hope this helps...;-)

Apr 15, 2009 | 1987 Ford Ranger

1 Answer

Running rough


replace the o2 censor

Mar 14, 2009 | 2001 Chrysler Sebring

1 Answer

My 99 suburban wont start without starting fluid


I had same problem. Engine will start if you crank it for awhile. This is because the fuel pump has a . check valve that is supposed to keep fuel from running back into tank and hold fuel at pressure so it will start immediately. If valve leaks it takes awhile for fuel to be pumped back up to injectors. Replacing fuel pump fixed my problem.

Feb 19, 2009 | 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

1 Answer

2004 sebring 2.7 engine, will strt when cold but not when warm


more than likely a bad crank sensor but not knowing if there are codes might also be a cam sensor,it is deffently a electrical componet problem hot soak of the motor will break down bad electrical sensors,

Jan 23, 2009 | 2004 Chrysler Sebring

Not finding what you are looking for?
1998 Chrysler Sebring Logo

124 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chrysler Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75117 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

7772 Answers

Are you a Chrysler Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...