We are orignal owners and have had used this machine to safely and comfortably transport our daughter's volleyball and basketball team mates to many competitions. It's been across the country and back, has taken us skiing. The 4WD has been helpful when rains make our dirt roads slippery. Over the 219K miles it has logged, two radiators were replaced and as many mufflers. It's been well maintained, has the original engine and transmission (heads have never been off) and is still going strong.
The rear 'barn doors' give easy access to transport whatever you need to haul. Removable third seat makes even more room for that.
Removing the third seat is a chore and probably has been improved in newer models.
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