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Chrysler 300M, Engine, Sedan
#21 of 33 2001 Chrysler 300M
Sep 16, 2009 (6:09 pm)
I need serious help.. i dont know what is wrong with my car. ok well i drove my car to my college the first time i drove it on a fourteen hour trip and when i got here it started to act weird. i was driving around town then when i went to park my car it would not go into park it wouldnt go past reverse. then finally i got in park then i drove it around again thinking it was fine when i went to park back at school it would not go it park no matter how hard i tried. then my shifter got really loose and the shifter would move to drive nuetral park reverse, but the car still remained in reverse so i had to shut it of because something was broke so now my car is stuck in reverse and i dont know if anyone possibly knows what im talking about or the problem with my car
#22 of 33 alternator problems on a 1999 300m
Oct 12, 2009 (3:26 pm)
today i installed a rebuilt alternator .when i put on the belt i could not tighten up on the belt. how do you tighten up the slack that is in the belt
#23 of 33 2000 300M Will not start
Oct 29, 2009 (1:52 pm)
I have a 2000 300m , 180,000 miles, while my wife was driving it cut off. Now it will not start. I was told the timing belt broke, and that I needed another engine..because the valves were probably bent.. Is it better to change the belt and heads or change the entire engine... Which would be cheaper!!!
#24 of 33 Re: Engine Jerking???? [ihelget]
Jan 20, 2010 (8:56 am)
i 'm having the same problem with my chyrsler 300m 1999, but it starts jerking when i'm driving with speeds 60-80mph..i let off the gas while slowing down and it stops (jerking)..what could be the problem?
#25 of 33 ENGINE JERKING
Jan 21, 2010 (9:30 am)
My chrysler 300m 1999 starts jerking when the car is at speeds of 60-80mph. The check engine light flashes, of course the car is jerking/knocking. I let of the gas so the jerking can stop. it does but i want to get to the bottom of the problem and fix it. What could be the problem?
#26 of 33 Re: ENGINE JERKING [meckeish]
Feb 12, 2010 (5:37 pm)
I had the same problem with my '99m.....one or more of your coil packs are bad
#27 of 33 Re: 2000 300M Will not start [ceverette]
Mar 30, 2010 (7:06 pm)
Cheaper: Used heads from good junk yard. Have machine shop check for cracks, and check valves. Buy head gasket set, and Chiltons. may need to rent cam shaft tool
Cheapest: Used low mileage, engine from good junk yard.
#28 of 33 Re: 2001 Chrysler 300M 
Sep 04, 2010 (4:37 pm)
try replacing the park shift interlock switch. it shouldnt be no more that 15 or 20$ from auto zone.
#29 of 33 intermittent tapping
Aug 14, 2011 (8:04 pm)
Ok, now that i got the starting stalling issue fixed, my other issue is my engine recently started making a tapping sound. It starts after its been driven when the engine is warm. I hear it when I come to a stop sign and a stop light but it goes away when I pull off. It even goes away when the car is put in park. But I also noticed it becomes a little more pronounced if I have the car in park and or when I slightly turn the steering wheel to the left or right. It sounds like its coming from the left driver side but its hard to tell since im always driving.
Any body have this same problem and what did you do to get it fixed? Any help would be appreciated.
#30 of 33 Re: 99 300m stalling problem [ihelget]
Aug 19, 2011 (8:30 pm)
I like so many other 300m owners had that same problem recently, have your mechanic check the cam and crank sensor. I had mine replaced and now it starts and runs fine.