GS Sedan (5.0L V8 4-speed Automatic)
|Ratings Key||Minimal Problems||Moderate Problems||Significant Problems|
A common problem on this vehicle is failure of the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Passages, and an occasional problem is failure of the Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor.
The cost to clean the EGR Passages is estimated at $130.00 for labor. The cost to clean the MAF Sensor is estimated at $32.50 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 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 $200.00-$300.00 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|