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

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problem #2

Feb 242004


  • miles
Bulbs in headlights and/or bulb holder melt causing wiring to melt and exposed wire causing extreme electrical damage.

- Oswego, IL, USA

problem #1

Jun 262002


  • miles
At 65mph vehicle started to catch on fire under the hood, causing consumer to pull over. Dealer notified.

- Uncasville, CT, USA