Question about Chrysler Sebring

1 Answer

99 chrysler sebring lxi auto trans. 8 Mo. ago I had a slipping problem I changed the filter and new fluid and it has ran perfect since then until the other day I was driving down the road and went to pass a semi on the interstate i didn't really punch it down or anything just gave it gas then it reved up to high rpm's but the car wasn't responding so I pulled it over and checked the fluid it looked ok. it will move in second gear a little bit but thats all I have. towed it home now where do I start? should I maybe try replacing the filter and fluid again or do I probably have bigger problems this time. 203,000 mi. I don't know if any tranny work has ever been done so any ideas?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • 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.

    Master:

    An expert who has achieved Level 3.

  • Master
  • 360 Answers

Could be a shift solenoid gone bad, causing it to go into "limp mode".

Without a transmission technician to verify, it's kinda guesswork, but I've seen this exact problem before. In fact, I've had it happen to my wife's T & C van. If you're willing to gamble around $175, you can put it on yourself, as it's external to the transmission case.

Go to your local library and check out a vehicle specific repair manual for Chrysler Corp. transmission. It should fully outline what to do.

Posted on Jan 03, 2011

1 Suggested Answer

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

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a 1997 sebring lxi. It now will not turn over. I sprayed starter fluid in the intake and it turns over. I changed the fuel pump, fuel filter, and the relay. What else could it be?


Do you hear the fuel pump coming on normally comes on for approx 10 sec. when you turn key on, if no pump noise fault is still in fuel system, check the fuse and wiring, check for trouble codes, check injectors, etc
links below may help trouble shoot, press the helpful button

http://www.geeksoncars.com/how_4896626_troubleshoot-pump-problems-chrysler-sebring.html

1999 Chrysler Sebring LXi V6 2 5L

How to Test the Fuel Pump Chrysler 2 0L 2 4L

Jan 26, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Runs rough when it's warm. comes and goes. has a 2.7. and then a 99 dodge carvan with a 3.3 does the same thing.


Chrysler Sebring Questions - Car running very rough ...

www.cargurus.com > Questions > Chrysler > Sebring

CarGurusMar 27, 2011 - It seems after car gets to a certain temperature it runs very rough. ... 2011 at 12:16 PM about the 1998 Chrysler Sebring 2 Dr LXi Coupe ... it.one day it washot out and it was running sluggish with rough idle.and ... I changed the altnator and battery its runs like its brand-new.now ... 2002 Chrysler Sebring LXi.

Chrysler Sebring Questions - Engine Power Loss After Car ...

www.cargurus.com > Questions > Chrysler > Sebring

CarGurusNov 3, 2011 - Engine Power Loss After Car Is Warmed Up - Major loss of power after car has ... When vehicle is cold runs ok, sometimes a little rough but not bad. Full power. Allowed vehicle to run for over 45 minutes last night at idle, died on its own, car sat approximately 20-30 minutes. ... 2002 Chrysler Sebring LX.

* Chrysler Sebring/200 Convertible Club * • View topic - Rough ...

www.sebringclub.net/board/viewtopic.php?p=69097

Dec 29, 2006 - 5 posts - ‎3 authors
However, the vehicle still suffers from rough idle under certain conditions: ... been resolved (I don't think he noticed that it happened only when warm though). .... The test will tell you its general condition without having to dig it out of the fender, ..... Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group rough ...
15 posts
May 24, 2010
Low idle rpm
15 posts
Mar 8, 2007
More results from www.sebringclub.net

Jan 01, 2016 | 2002 Chrysler Sebring

1 Answer

I have a 99 Volvo S80 which I just had a transmission replaced 4 months ago. This morning for the first time the transmission slipped coming from a stand still. After driving for awhile it started to get...


You need to replace the radiator,the trans.is cooled through the radiator and the antifreeze is getting into the trans.You will also need to flush all the old trans.fluid out and change the filter and fluid because they are now contaminated.

Aug 10, 2013 | 2000 Chrysler Town & Country

1 Answer

Is it true that the auto transmission fluid for chrysler grand voyagercan only be a particular type? Likewise for brake fluid and power sterling fluid??


The Filter inside the trans will only fit similar units

If your adding an external filter on return line then
a trans & power steering filter is the same inside

5/16" for trans -- usually
3/8" for P/S

Get the Filtran Filter with the magnet & only
use on trans or P/S return lines & change every
2 years

Oct 19, 2012 | 2000 Chrysler Grand Voyager

1 Answer

Ecm ecu computer is out on 99' chrysler sebring lxi


I have the same problem with my 99 sebring lxi, I'm getting a new ecu for the transmission and the engine, hopefully that fixes it. Did the car randomly die and wouldn't start again or when driving keep the transmission in one gear and wouldn't change?

Jan 17, 2012 | 1998 Chrysler Sebring

2 Answers

1999 chrysler sebring, transmission doesnt shift


find out why the light is on and fix it. This will most likely be a trans wiring issue that the light is on for.

Jul 11, 2009 | 2004 Chrysler Sebring

2 Answers

Where is the fuel filter on a 99 chrysler sebring lxi


The fuel filter on the Sebring is tucked up next to the tank towards the passenger side rear wheel. You can to pick up the fuel filter from Advance Auto Parts or Auto Zone for $25.00 Purolator Fuel Filter Part Number: F55302 Good luck and hope this helps. Auto Zone can give you the step by step to replacing the fuel filter free of charge.

Jun 12, 2009 | 1999 Chrysler Sebring

1 Answer

Chyrsler sebring lxi 1995 2.5 v6 24 valve


ok this sounds easy when you ran the vehicle the computer controled the idiling motor now that you replace the idiling motor the computer hasnt been reset to except the new parameters
once you reset computer this should bring the idle back down to its specified idle
you can also adjust back of gas pedel the idle cable and on the throttle body by the idling screw

Jun 13, 2008 | 1995 Chrysler Sebring

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

143 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chrysler Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75797 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8152 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...