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Pros: Sliding middle doors on both sides.
Cons: No CD player on radio, only tape player.
Advice: Large family would want extended van.The ride is smooth and quiet. Steering handles very well and the V6 has good get up and go. Have taken two long trips and the comfort level was great. Not real pleased with gas mileage, 19-20 mpg highway, 15-16 in town. All our children are grown and gone so the short version is just right for the wife and myself. Do like the 7-year warranty and expect to keep this vehicle for several years.
Pros: Larger size, and standard equipment. PRICE
Cons: shifter blocks volume control on the radio
Advice: Do research on-line and find a dealer that will give you an invoice deal. get the rear heat/ACNice pick-up, even on the 3.3L version. Pleanty of room for the kids and groceries. I did not pursue a lot of the options, many common options are standard even on the LX model (keyless entry, power windows & locks, and AC). Only thing I would change about the purchase is I would have got the rear heat/AC.
Pros: IT LOOKS LIKE A ZZ TOP CAR
Cons: 2 OTHER GUYS AT WORK BOUGHT THE SAME COLOR
Advice: GET THE FOG LIGHTS INSTALED ON CAR WHEN YOU BUY THE CARGOOD LOOKING GIVES A GOOD RIDE GAS MILEAGE I I THOUGHT COULD BE BETTER
Pros: body style
Cons: not much
Advice: drive onewhat else can i say its a fast little car and i have no problem with its performance. though i have heard many complaints about its lack of power i dont see this to be a problem.i have owned many of a automobile from the slowest kia to the fastest mustang.the compfort is outstanding.the head room is great.the minute you sit behind the steering wheel your in love.the handling is just another plus.she can take tight fast corners and stop on a dime.but yet on the other side she is a handy vehicle that can get the kids to school on time and also pick up a fairly big load of grocerys.a pt is one of those cars that once your out for a drive you dont evar want to go home.in three words the car is fun,fun,fun.a car for all ages!!!!this is my second pt.i have owned a 2001 and now a 2002.all i can say is differnt strokes for differnt folks.its up to you.drive one maybe you will fall in love all over again.
Pros: Sleek looking
Cons: Engine Flaws
Advice: Do not buy Chrysler ProductsBe aware of paying lots of money for a Chrysler product thats not backed by advertised company quality. Bought a brand new 300M and at less than 1000 miles I have experienced engine knocking, rough idle and misfiring at idle. Good points, car looks great. Bad point, the engine.... Most of all beware of Dealers that advertise 5 Star service. Did not see this at Lancaster Ca, Hunter Dodge Dealer!
Pros: price, look,performance
Cons: poor maintaince,poor components, bad suspension
Advice: go to a five star dealerI enjoy driving this vehicle, especially on highways. Unfortunatly i live in new york city where the potholes are murder. This car would be a dream if the suspension were better.
Pros: My wife thinks power doors are great, I like the safety features and ease of access. The sunroof is huge!
Cons: the buying experience. The shift column blocks some radio controls. The back seats dont move forward or back, and the passenger power seat doesn't lower, it makes the ceiling seem low for 6 footer
Advice: Use the advice and worksheets on www.carbuyingtips.com. and get price quotes before you walk in. I also used Chryslers website to find the exact car I wanted.We are expecting our 3rd child, so we began to look in the minivan market. I had had problems with a previous car and had been givent a T&C as a loaner. My wife fell in love with it. we looked at all models but Chevy and Ford Our test drive in a limited was wonderful. Our buying experience was not. After talking with the dealer with the vehicle we test drove, the heavy sales guns came out, and the price went up to over 40,000. I walked out and searched the web. www.carbuyingtips.com helped me use web services to find invoice prices and get quotes. With all of the information in hand, I was able to get a great deal on a Limited FWD with sunroof and DVD player. I bought the extended warranty and felt comfortable with the process. Use the website and get quotes. It gives you some power when you go to the dealer. I cant rate everything as a 100 with only a few thousand miles on the vehicle, but my wife made a trip to Florida in it and felt safe and secure.