I purchaced this car in Nov 1999.
Since I have had it there has been
some unwarranted repairs. The
manifurctures front rotors warped
within a year. Because of that, I had
to replace tires as well. Antenna
doesn't pick up stations well.
It has been reliable, though. NO SUPER
COSTLY ($800+) repairs needed. It is
quite peppy for a 4-door sedan.
Leather seats. They are easy to clean
and maintain. Peppiness of the car. It
can move for a $20,000 car. Excellent
I bought my malibu at 28K miles. The
car is reliable, starts up every
morning w/no problem. BUT I have
replaced brakes 3 times, rotors twice,
had to put new battery and altenator
in, replace windshield wiper blades
twice, get a/c fixed (and it still
isn't working right) replaced
taillights 3 times, and my a/c switch
now only works on 3, 4 and 5. I have
spend too much money on this car,
probably more than I'll get for it at
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