2002 Dodge Durango SLT Plus 4WD 4dr SUV (4.7L 8cyl 5A)
... for the predictably dismal fuel economy. If you get one, USE PREMIUM GAS! Interior is clean, but a little cheap looking. I love the exterior styling, and the engine noise is addicting when revving, yet quiet when crusing at low engine speeds. The only notable problem we've had is a malfunctioning transmission speed sensor. The AWD is a lifesaver in Iowan winters, and, with it's ride height, has proven a useful vehicle when hunting. Lots of cargo room! And a fair tow rating (approx 5,000 lbs) increases versatility. And despite weighing 3 tons, doesn't feel too ponderous.
Engine sounds, styling, usefulness, the fact it doesn't seem too ponderous.
Even after 6 years of ownership, it's fuel economy. But, what do you expect when you're buying an SUV that weighs 3 tons!
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