Base Wagon (1.8L 4-cyl. AWD 5-speed Manual)
|Ratings Key||Minimal Problems||Moderate Problems||Significant Problems|
Periodic problems on this vehicle are failures of the Distributor and the Crankshaft Sprocket. Failure of the Crankshaft Sprocket applies to (1.5L engine) only. Failure of the Distributor may prevent the vehicle from starting.
The cost to repair the Distributor is estimated at $670.00 for parts and $65.00 for labor. The cost to repair the Crankshaft Sprocket is estimated at $25.00 for parts and $227.50 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
|Transmission & Driveline|
|Steering & Suspension|
|Heating & Air Conditioning||
This vehicle was originally charged with R-12 refrigerant which is no longer being manufactured.
The refrigerant is still available, but it is very expensive ($25.00-$50.00 per pound, 2-5 pounds per vehicle). Conversion to the new R-134A refrigerant is possible, at an average cost of about $100-$250 parts and labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
|Starting & Charging|
|Overall||4 out of 5|