2nd Generation (2011—2018) 300 Problems

300 owners with a 2011—2018 model year have the most problems with the electrical (20%), interior (17%), and the transmission (16%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Bad Alternator 19 complaints at an average of 54,786 miles in the 2011 Chrysler 300.
  2. Moonroof Exploded 1 complaints at an average of 6,900 miles in the 2013 Chrysler 300.
  3. Hard Shifting 6 complaints at an average of 10,942 miles in the 2015 Chrysler 300.

What 300 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 2013 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2018 1 3 2 0.88
2017 0 2 32 0.0
2016 4 3 69 4.68
2015 21 4 83 9.66
2014 28 7 85 13.11
2013 41 5 121 20.4
2012 42 8 93 18.35
2011 23 6 52 9.71

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