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Old 11 May 2014, 07:32 pm
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Hi,

Can someone tell what year did Chrysler offer traction control on the PT Cruiser?


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Old 11 May 2014, 08:01 pm
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I don't have it but my 2001 Owner Manual talks about it so I believe it was offered from the very beginning of the production run in 2000 for the 2001 models.
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Old 11 May 2014, 09:16 pm
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Skimming through my archive of brochures it would seem that Traction Control was standard equipment on the GT models, and optional on Touring & Limited models with ABS and 4-wheel discs.

My 2003 Touring with front discs/rear drums has neither ABS or Traction Control.

My Wife's 2004 Limited with front discs/rear drums has ABS only.

The 2005 GT Convertible and 2010 Classic both have standard 4 wheel discs with ABS and Traction Control.
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Old 11 May 2014, 11:19 pm
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It was definitely available from the beginning because I have it on mine.
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Old 12 May 2014, 11:03 pm
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My 2001 ATX LE has it also.
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My '01 Touring Edition has it. The only way to get 4 wheel disc brakes was to also get abs/traction control. The t/c only works below 30-40mph, I don't remember exactly.
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