really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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problem #2

Sep 011999

(reported on)


  • miles
Consumer was involved in 40 mph collision, rear ending another vehicle. Upon impact, air bags did not deploy, and the seat belts did not lock up. Cause unknown.

- Plano, TX, USA

problem #1

Jul 141997


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
During frontal impact at 20 to 25mph, the driver's and passenger's side air bags did not deploy, and the driver's side seat belt detached from the belt buckle.

- Union City, NJ, USA