by Alexander Schilling on Feb 11, 2004 Vehicle: 2001 Ferrari 550 Maranello 2dr Coupe (5.5L 12cyl 6M)
The engine mounts in my 550 failed at
15,000 requiring a $1,500 repair.
Ferrari's customer service rep
explained that this is normal for the
550. I have owned many cars and
have never had to replace engine mounts
before. The customer service rep.
told me that at 15,000 miles I have put
more miles on my 550 than most owners.
In fact he said, "let's face it 90% of
our cars are driven less than 2,000
miles per year - and then only to the
country club". If you drive your car
this much I can't tell you what else
will go wrong".
by teachdna on Jun 7, 2003 Vehicle: 2001 Ferrari 550 Maranello 2dr Coupe (5.5L 12cyl 6M)
I consider this a fortunate choice. I
shopped around for along time and
got extensive seat time in a number
of exotics. But nothing compared to
the 550. It has not disappointed!
Superb build quality, wonder
performance and, unlike the
Edmunds experience, I have had no