Specs

Research 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

4dr Wagon

Brakes

Brake Type Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.66 x 1.57
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 x 0.9
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.36 x 0.51
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.6

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540

Engine

Engine Order Code EDZ
Engine Type Gas I-4
Displacement 2.4L/148
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 168.9
Height, Overall (in) 63.0
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.49
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Liftover Height (in) 23.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9
Wheelbase (in) 103

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.0

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Leg Room (in) 40.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.6
Front Hip Room (in) 54.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.4
Second Hip Room (in) 46.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 107.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Body Style Small Wagon
Vehicle Name Chrysler PT Cruiser

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .95
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Suspension Type - Front McPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .63

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70R15
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DD5
Trans Order Code DGL
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91
Clutch Size (in) 8.98
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.21
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3124

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum