Base Sedan (1.5L 4-cyl. 4-speed Manual)
|Ratings Key||Minimal Problems||Moderate Problems||Significant Problems|
Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Crankshaft Sprocket and the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) Wiring. Failure of the PCM Wiring may prevent the vehicle from starting.
The cost to repair the Crankshaft Sprocket is estimated at $25.00 for parts and $170.00 for labor.The cost to repair the PCM Wiring is estimated at $7.00 for parts and $32.50 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||
A periodic problem on this vehicle is failure of the Four Speed Automatic Transmission.
The cost to replace the Four Speed Automatic Transmission with a new transmission is estimated at $2,037.00 for parts and $253.50 for labor. The cost to rebuild the Four Speed Automatic Transmission is estimated at $145.00 for parts and $747.50 for labor. Transmission failure may be too severe to rebuild. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
|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|