definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
34,750 miles

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problem #2

Oct 232004


  • Automatic transmission
  • 69,500 miles
Consumer complained about a brake problem. Consumer purchased the vehicle from a used car dealer, who did not assist the consumer in repairing this problem. Consumer serviced the brakes, but did an insufficient job, thus magnifying the problem even greater. Currently, vehicle had a brake problem.

- Saint Cloud, FL, USA

problem #1

Mar 012002


  • miles
Excessive wear of front brake pads and rotors. Replacement is being done every 7,000 miles. Dealer notified. Feel free to provide any further information.

- Seattle, WA, USA