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2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser

2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser

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Chrysler drops the price on this uniquely hot-rod-styled wagon for 2005, which makes it a better value than before. A two-door four-seat convertible version of this versatile hot-rod-retro wagon debuted in 2004 as an early-2005 model. While the vehicle's trademark flexible seating remains, it's useful as a cargo carrier only with the top down. A small rear cargo door can accommodate long, flat objects with the seats folded flat, however. A 2.4-liter 180-horsepower turbocharged engine option was added to the line in 2004. Otherwise a naturally aspirated 220-horsepower version of that powerplant comes standard, while a higher-output 200-horsepower turbo drives the front wheels in the top GT model. Either of the three engines can be mated to a standard five-speed manual or optional four-speed Autostick automatic transmission. Optional equipment includes such high-tech features as a Sirius satellite radio receiver, a satellite navigation system and a hands-free interface for "Bluetooth" enabled cellular telephones. A limited-production PT Dream Cruiser convertible is added for 2005 that comes with the turbocharged engine and is painted in Deep Lava Red paint with a maroon cloth top, chrome grille accents, and 17-inch Satin Silver-painted 15-spoke wheels.

2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Convertible by Bob Hall (2/2/2004)
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Saturday, July 9, 2016
2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4-Door Wagon Touring

Great car!

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Has been remarkably trouble free in 5yrs of ownership. Wish it got better gas mileage for its size.
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Tuesday, April 28, 2015
2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4-Door Wagon Limited

Good Basic Car

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I was surprised at the interior room and the features it came with. Saddly the repairs and upkeep greatly diminish my rating. Afdter teh car was vandalized by a lawn mower in a gravel parking lot the rockers... + More »
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Saturday, September 26, 2015
2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4-Door Wagon

Gas mileage stinks

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Before I had a tune up I was only getting 17 mpg.After a tune up 13.7!!!! What is wrong with this ? So much I can't tell you. WHY,WHY WHY????
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