Pluses: Ground clearance makes driving
in snow a breeze, dual air-
conditioners, 20-21 mpg.
Minuses: Recalls, Coil springs broke,
door ajar alarm comes on in damp
weather, bushings in idler pulley for
serpentine belt seized up while on
highway (yikes),lots of tie rod ends
replaced. Money spent on repairs would
have gotten me into a much more
reliable vehicle. Which in 1995 would
have been the Toyota.
I'd start with the under-engineered
front suspension. The windshield wiper
wells need to go, they collect ice and
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