1st Generation (1990—1993) Imperial Problems

This generations ranks 5th out of 34 Chrysler generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the electrical (100%), We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Melted Wiring 1 complaints at an average of 90,000 miles in the 1991 Chrysler Imperial.
  2. Body Control Module Faulty 2 complaints at an average of 75,001 miles in the 1991 Chrysler Imperial.

What Imperial Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Chrysler model years.

Watch out for the 1991 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
1993 0 1 47 0.0
1992 0 2 44 0.0
1991 3 3 41 1.0
1990 0 2 40 0.0

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