really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
58,361 miles

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problem #2

Aug 312001

(reported on)


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Vehicle's interior lights go on & off, also the transmission leaks badly. Failed to tighten front end bolts & problem with airbag light.

- Southington, OH, USA

problem #1

Mar 272001


  • miles
On occasions, consumer smells something like burning wire.

- Dallas, TX, USA