The most reliable vehicle you would want to own. Safety weathers all.
It's a great car as long as you keep up with the maintenance of the vehicle otherwise it can be very expensive to fix. I live in the south and my car is pretty rare around here which also makes it expensive to find, replace and repair parts. It is preferred to use the more expensive gas for this vehicle but it is worth it. It's great on gas and great on mileage. You should keep this vehicle out of the heat and weather because the elements will easily erode the vehicle as well as the interior. Most of the issues I've had with this vehicle is the alternator, its seems like it needs to be replaced often but I also drive this vehicle often as well so I will cough it up. To normal wear and tear on the vehicle. This vehicle has been driven through tornadoes and hurricanes, hail, snow and even ice storms and has handle the weather like a pro. It is also. A. Very safe vehicle to. Drive. I've driven my year old son everywhere from appointments and even emergencies through inclement weather. I love this vehicle.
It is sporty looking and can be used as a truck by using back cargo.
I do not like the seats. I also do not like the size. But I do like the color. I also like the mileage.
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On certain passenger vehicles, during the manufacturing process, oil was applied to the brake pedal assembly to prevent rust. This oil can leak into the brake stop switch and contaminate the electrical contacts. Eventually, the brake lights will not illuminate when the brakes are applied, which increases the risk of a crash.
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