What a great car this has been.
Fifteen years and no major problems
with it. It had a reputation for
reliability when I bought it (from
fleet owners--not from CR) and it has
lived up to that reputation. It is
getting old now and things that last
the life of the car are beginning to
fail such as the driver door strike
plate (repaired two years ago) and the
turn signal return switch (still
However, after 185,000 miles, it still
starts on the first try and takes me
wherever I want to go. As I prepare
to retire this champion, I am hopeful
that its replacement will serve as
Great engine (2.6 l V6) that never
struggles and is perfectly matched to
the car. Great flexibility in
carrying passengers and cargo.
Radio with cassette had to be replaced
early in the car's life. Cassette
never worked well and often got stuck
in an "end of tape reverse" mode.
Drivers side mirror adjustment knob
not well designed.