really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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problem #2

Apr 302002

(reported on)


  • miles
Consumer stated the torque converter clutch takes a long time to lock up on the transmission in cold weather, consumer was informed by a GM rep that this occurrence is normal, after checking in the GM service manual, consumer discovered the torque converter clutch does not lock up until the fluid temperature in the transmission reaches 266 degrees Fahrenheit, consumer stated when the torque converter clutch is not locked up, the vehicles highway gas mileage is not close to what was advertised on the price sticker of car.

- Dunmore, PA, USA

problem #1

Jul 162000


  • miles
The vehicle was driven on a hill and the brakes were applied to stop, the consumer took foot off the brake to accelerate and the vehicle began to roll backwards. Nlm

- Compton, CA, USA