Worst Complaints About the Chrysler 300

300 owners are having the most trouble with the engine (29%), interior (16%), and the electrical (11%). We've listed the most common owner complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Engine Making a Loud Clacking Noise 18 complaints at an average of 81,738 miles in the 2006 Chrysler 300.
  2. Engine Failure Due to Oil Sludge 10 complaints at an average of 85,483 miles in the 2006 Chrysler 300.
  3. Engine Blown 5 complaints at an average of 81,200 miles in the 2010 Chrysler 300.

What's Wrong with the 300?

You should avoid the 1st generation (2005–2010) 300 because of its overall PainRank™ of 18.9.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
2nd Gen 300 2011–2019
168 8.93
1st Gen 300 2005–2010
354 18.9

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