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

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problem #3

Mar 222002


  • miles
In a front end collision seat belt unhooked, causing the driver to be thrown out the vehicle.car totalled.

- Peoria, AZ, USA

problem #2

Feb 262002


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Rear lap belt buckle and rear passenger seat belt buckle plastic cover keep falling off/apart on latch side. Consumer adds that middle rear belt is coming apart also, and won't stay together.

- Waterboro, SC, USA

problem #1

Jul 221996


  • miles
The front passenger side seatbelt gets stuck in the buckle and will not come undone.

- Junction Cit, KS, USA