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  1. Carbon fibre at gear selector

    2nd Gen SRT8- Body & Interior
    Hi all Anyone know where I can pick up a new carbon fibre dash trim for around the gear selector? Looking for RHD spec, Australia. Should they be different to LHD. Old one is gone, currently has a 3m carbon wrap.
  2. "Standby" Transmission Not Working Porperly

    5.7 V8 Engines
    Over the weekend I installed rear disc brake rotors, pads and rear passenger cv axle. After everything was finished I got in the car. Once started (in park) the instrument cluster displays "Standby" and when I push on the brake pedal, there's a ticking noise coming from the center console. I...
  3. Transmission front pump bushing .. should new one go in easily?

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    I have a 2006 dodge magnum SRT8 6.1L. I have the tranny out to replace a leaking front input shaft seal, or torque converter seal. When I pulled out the torque converter and seal, there was a bronze looking bushing in there behind the seal; the front pump bushing. Stupid me when trying to get...
  4. 300C - problem with changing gears (P, R, N, D) with gear selector

    CRD Engine / transmission
    Good morning, I have the following problem: the gear selector moves without any problem among gears (P, R, N, D), but the problem is that the gears don´t shift as they should in reality - sometimes it shifts without a problem for the first time and sometimes I have to shift with gear selector...
  5. 09 Chrysler 300 touring. What a story I got pick this one apart

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    Hello to all I just recently joined this forum, Being a owner of Chrysler and faced with problems the entire time I have had my 300 . All started Feb 19 , 2012 Purchased my 2009 Chrysler 300 touring 3.5 l rwd Being obviously the Second owner The odometer was exactly 28,009 km. in the 3...
  6. 05 300c 5.7 transmission wont shift from 3rd gear

    Power Train
    Hi everyone, Im new to the forum, I apologize if this is posted in the wrong section. So today im driving my 300 and after 5-10 min of driving i noticed that the tranny wont shift from 3rd to 4th gear. It would continue to drive and speed up and the rpms would clime, it isnt slipping but it...
  7. Transmission Shifting at Wrong Speeds (I think?)

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    Hi. I have had a problem recently where I think the problem is the transmission shifts oddly at wrong speeds. It's mainly a point of the car will shift into OD while at 30 miles per hour so the second I touch the gas to accelerate a little, it shifts down into 4th or 3rd abruptly and has a...
  8. Concerns about Transmission - 2014 300C AWD 3.6

    2nd Generation Chrysler 300 Discussion
    Greetings. This is my first time posting, but I've been lurking for a while. I've been experiencing harsh shifting with my 8 speed and was hoping to see if I could get any advice or resources before I bring it in to the dealership. I've got the 32,000 mile service coming up, which would be a...
  9. 2006 Chrysler AWD 300C U1408 -- My baby isn't happy.

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    Alright friends, I've searched and searched. Now I'm just gonna take some advice from the wonderful wisdom-filled people around here. We pulled the implausible brake signal off of the car (U1408). Here's what's happened since I got it at 118,000 miles, now at 128,000. It died once, going...
  10. F/S: Transmission

    Parts Buy/Sell Forum
    I have a gently used transmission off an 32k miles 2007 300c, was keeping the trans in case I needed it in my 05 300c but its just taking up room and wife says its time for it to go. also have the trans computer and engine wiring harness if someone is interested. Asking $800 location on the...
  11. Stuck in park 2006 300c

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    Last night while attempting I leave work my car would not go out of park. I googled it and found the problem was a pink piece of plastic below the counsel had broken. I got it to drive with by taking off the counsel and moving the piece in place with a screwdriver. I just wanted to know where I...
  12. Car wouldn't switch from 1st gear

    New Member Introductions
    :crying::crying:While driving home last night, my car wouldn't switch from 1st gear. It wouldn't go over 15 mph and was jerking (when it would normally switch gears). I couldn't even manually switch to L1 or L2. I drove it for about 2 miles home at 10 mph. This morning my dad drove it with...
  13. 2012 Chrysler 300 Base problem upshifting and downshifting

    2nd Generation Chrysler 300 Discussion
    Just bought a 2012 Chrysler 300 Base with 12,000 miles on it. Slugish shifting not worthy of a car with these types of miles. Brought to dealer to fix a suspension issue and address this shifting problem. Took 5 times bringing back and forth to dealer to fix suspension issue. Dealer replaced L/f...
  14. Just got my first 300!!.... and I have some mechanical and operating questions

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    I just got an 09 hemi c last week and it has 38k miles. So far I love it....I have noticed a few little things after driving it for a week and I was wondering if they are normal. 1. Sometimes at idle at a red light, ill feel the engine slightly rev... rpms slightly rise and car might even move...
  15. Downshifting hard into 1st 300C

    Technical Service Bulletins / Recalls
    Has anyone had issues with hard downshift into 1st and had their dealer / mechanic resolve the issue?
  16. Surging at speed

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    I have a 2005 300c that has developed a surge when it is at a constant speed, (most notably around 35). I had a code “P3497” pop up a few weeks ago, I changed the oil and it went out. About a month ago I had the transmission flushed at the local dealer so the fluids are fresh. The car is all...
  17. Surging at speed

    General Discussion
    I have a 2005 300c that has developed a surge when it is at a constant speed. I had a code “P3497” pop up, I changed the oil and it went out. About a month ago I had the transmission flushed at the local dealer so the fluids are fresh. I do pull a trailer with this car but the load is under a...
  18. Transmission issues! someone please help!

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    2007 300c... please help! read last sentence if you dont want the whole story. I was driving along and some construction company dug a trench accross the entire road. It was unavoidable, cars were happily driving over it during the night, there were no signs out but when I tried to drive over...
  19. Hard downshift

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    Most of the time that my car downshifts I feel a clunk or what I can best describe as a bump from the back. Like someone rear ended me lightly. I feel like that's not a good thing. Any ideas? Sent from my Autoguide iPhone app Sent from my iPhone using App
  20. '05 300C HEMI AWD Transmission issue

    General Discussion on Issues / Trouble Shooting
    I bought the car a couple weeks ago. It has had a difficult life, and now has 224k miles on it. Trans has issues shifting. Seems to be reluctant to down shift. Check engine light is on. My scanner found two codes. P0404 "EGR control circuit range/performance". And P1521 "transmission engaged at...