6.0

fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
55,500 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most common solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
  2. repaint mirrors (1 reports)
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problem #2

Sep 012018

Encore

  • Automatic transmission
  • 60,000 miles

I noticed another person has paint that bubbled on side mirrors and has now started peeling. I purchased my 2013 in 2016. The paint bubbled shortly after and just started peeling off this past weekend. I just turned 60,000 miles and obviously this won't be covered. paint shouldn't be this bad.

- Linda D., Houston, TX, US

problem #1

Sep 102015

Encore 1.8L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 51,000 miles

paint bubble, chip and peal off of mirrors

AT AROUND 49000 MILES IN THE SUMMER OF 2015 I NOTICED WHAT LOOKED LIKE THE PAINT ON BOTH MIRRORS BUBBLING. AT FIRST I DIDN'T THINK ANYTHING OF IT. BY THE END OF THE SUMMER THE PAINT STARTED PEELING OFF THE DRIVER SIDE MIRROR. I BROUGHT THE VEHICLE INTO THE GM DEALER IN SHELTON, CT. UNFORTUNATELY AT THAT TIME I HAD JUST WENT OVER 50K MILES AND OUTSIDE OF THE BUMPER TO BUMPER WARRANTY. GM DEALER WANTED TO CHARGE ME $350 PER MIRROR. CURRENTLY THE DRIVER MIRROR HAS VERY LITTLE PAINT ON IT LEFT. DEFINATELY A DEFECTIVE PAINT JOB, BUT THE DEALER OR GM WILL NOT ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY. LUCKILY I HAVE A FRIEND THAT WORKS FOR INFINITI AND THEY ARE GOING TO RE-PAINT EACH MIRROR FOR LESS THAN HALF OF WHAT GM WANTED FOR ONE MIRROR.

- oneboard73, Shelton, CT, US