hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
61,000 miles

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problem #1

Jun 012004


  • Automatic transmission
  • 61,000 miles
Due to a poor design air conditioner hose was in constant contact with the vehicle's radiator. This caused a hole in the air conditioner hose, which cased freon to escape, and possibly cause harm to the consumer. Dealer examined the vehicle but will not repair the problem.

- Hopkinsville, KY, USA