The manufacturer of the spray paint provided clear statements that the paint they used is never to be used inside a passenger vehicle, especially onto wet surfaces that would prevent drying. For Chrysler, 2008 models differ considerably in ride comfort. Base, Touring, and Limited 300 editions offer a softer ride. The contact received recall notifications for the power train and engine; however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The radiator leaked fluid after the repair with an additional case of spark plug rust. Limited Model: The 2008 Chrysler 300 Limited trim level shares the same engine as the Touring model and adds 18-inch aluminum chrome wheels and a four-wheel independent touring suspension.
The carpets are ruined from the spray paint and Vatland Honda has thus far refused to make this right. While driving at 10 mph, the vehicle stalled and the check engine warning indicator illuminated. Heritage Edition Model: The 2008 Chrysler 300 Heritage Edition has performance specifications that are identical to the 300C Model. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557514097891 ; listingsSearchManager. For 2008, Chrysler added several features and tweaked the interior and exterior design. A four-speed automatic transmission is standard, but curiously, anti-lock brakes are not though they should be. The failure mileage was approximately 50,200.
With a fuel consumption of 8. The 2008 Chrysler 300 strikes a retro chord with its exterior styling and its nods to Chryslers of the 1950s and 1960s. It won't be mistaken for any other sedan the road. You'll note upscale touches everywhere, from the chrome accents to the soft-opening glove box. Very nice lady I dealt with. We complied with sending all of the documentation per the service bulletin to Chrysler as instructed. New soft-touch materials, new upholstery, and a relocated cruise control stalk also make the cut for 2008.
The contact was able to restart the vehicle; however, the gear had to be shifted into neutral. Handling and Braking Most reviewers find the 2008 Chrysler 300 ride and handling fitting for this large sedan. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer or diagnosed. It feels even bigger and bolder than in Dodge trucks, with the fat power and an aggressive sound of a classic Detroit V8. All of this gear works well inside the 2008 Chrysler 300. These in no way impair the 300's retro-modern style. The Chrysler 300 models are comfortable.
On the road, the 2008 Chrysler 300 delivers a good driving experience from its rear-wheel-drive chassis. Aimed primarily at the chauffeur-driven executive class, the long-wheelbase version offer a cavernous back seat, th more leg room than just about anything on the road. The noise persisted as the contact drove home. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. The contact stated that an independent mechanic informed her that the dealer should reimburse her for the repairs.
As you'd expect, traction control and side and curtain airbags are optional. The next morning we found out why. Dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V-7700. It feels even bigger and bolder than in Dodge trucks, with the fat power and an aggressive sound of a classic Detroit V8. It rides like a sports car, great handling, hugs the road, as you step on the accelerator, you will feel like the cars in the 60's and 70's. The contact pulled off the roadway, turned off the vehicle, inspected under the hood, and found nothing unusual.
Handling and Braking Most reviewers find the 2008 Chrysler 300 ride and handling fitting for this large sedan. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. Starting with the exterior, you'll find new front and rear fascias, a new grille, and taillamps. They're also responsive for large cars. Upon attempting to drive home, the key was unable to unlock the driver side door.
Yet what the 300 has more than anything is bold, appealing styling. Ample power, stable and confident handling and great control in poor weather conditions. Vatland Honda had used toxic acrylic black spray paint on the wet carpets in the vehicle. Moving up, the Touring and the Limited get a 3. When one remembers that the 300 was developed when Chrysler was owned by Mercedes-Benz, the 300C's competitiveness is less of a surprise and more of a reasonable conclusion.
Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V817 in its entirety. Very nice lady I dealt with. Rear-wheel drive adds to the pleasure and excitement of driving this big sedan, and that's partly why luxury sedans and sports cars continue to use it. Reviewers like the powerful 300 C, which has a 5. The failure mileage was 115,000. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair.
A majority of reviewers find the power on the lower trim levels inadequate and lacking for the size and weight of such a sedan. Inside, the 300 gets a new set of instruments and a revised dash, along with new door trim panels and a reorganized center console. While in the park position, the vehicle jolted and the contact heard an abnormal sound from the engine. Great American Package Model: The Great American Package model has the same base features as the base model, but adds anti-lock brakes, brake assist and all-speed traction control. The 300C model is a Turismo car manufactured by Chrysler, with 4 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 2008 to 2011, and available after that as a used car. As a result, the driver crashed into a tree. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure.