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|2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser|
|Personalize Find a car||4 cyl, 2.4 L, Automatic 4-spd Compare|
|EPA MPG||Regular Gasoline 21 combined city/highway MPG 19 city 24 highway 4.8 gals/100 miles|
- 1 Do PT Cruisers get good gas mileage?
- 2 Why do PT Cruisers get bad gas mileage?
- 3 Is PT Cruiser a reliable car?
- 4 Why is a PT Cruiser considered a truck?
- 5 Why were PT Cruiser discontinued?
- 6 Are PT Cruisers expensive to fix?
- 7 What gas mileage does a 2007 PT Cruiser get?
- 8 What is the gas mileage of a 2002 PT Cruiser?
Do PT Cruisers get good gas mileage?
An automatic 2009 PT Cruiser gets an average of 21 miles to the gallon. To improve those numbers and save money on fuel, owners can employ several fuel-saving tricks that are available to most drivers, and a few which are specific to the Cruiser.
Why do PT Cruisers get bad gas mileage?
The fuel pump pulls fuel from the gas tank to the fuel injectors. The fuel pump can become clogged or malfunction. A bad fuel pump can lead to a rough running engine because it is not getting enough fuel. This will lead to a decline in gas mileage.
Is PT Cruiser a reliable car?
The Chrysler PT Cruiser Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5. It ranks 11th out of 32 for all car brands.
Why is a PT Cruiser considered a truck?
When the car made its debut, it did so as the Chrysler PT Cruiser. Production began in 2000 for the 2001 model year. Based on a heavily reworked Neon platform, the PT Cruiser was designed to be EPA-classified as a truck in order to help improve Chrysler’s corporate average fuel economy (CAFÉ) numbers.
Why were PT Cruiser discontinued?
“The only people who were really buying it for much of the last decade were the rental car companies because it was cheap.” But after government intervention in Detroit drove up the price, the rental companies backed off. Then, in 2010, Chrysler discontinued the PT Cruiser line altogether.
Are PT Cruisers expensive to fix?
Cost. The average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Chrysler PT Cruiser is $641, compared to an average of $526 for compact cars and $652 for all vehicle models.
What gas mileage does a 2007 PT Cruiser get?
For the 2.4L Standard Engine and 2.4L Standard Turbo Engine: “Your vehicle is designed to meet all emission regulations and provide excellent fuel economy when using high quality regular unleaded gasoline with an octane rating of 87. The use of premium gasoline is not recommended.”
What is the gas mileage of a 2002 PT Cruiser?
Up to 21 city / 29 highway