1st Gen (2005 – 2010) Chrysler 300 Problems

The 1st generation of the 300 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 18.57. That can be compared against other Chrysler generations. Shopping for a Chrysler? You could do worse (but you could also do better).

Owners of the 2005–2010 300 model years have sent in 348 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (37%) followed by the interior (16%) and the electrical (7%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

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 2006 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2010 16
2009 10
2008 42
2007 44
2006 155
2005 81

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