If you are thinking about buying one
of these things, let me give you two
words of advice: RUN AWAY. I bought
my villager with about 65,000 miles on
it, and it now has about 105,000
miles. In that time period, I have
replaced 2 water pumps ($250 each), 2
cv boots ($120 each), had a fuel
vacuum leak ($800 to track it down
over several months), a fuel pump
replaced ($250), a thermostat replaced
($100), a radiator ($324), and an a/c
hose ($300). Also, the ignition switch
is defective (it locks me out at the
time of its own choosing). If that
isn't enough, the parts inside the van
are always falling apart.
The fact that I can sell this vehicle
to someone else.
I'm not touching this one. I sound
too bitter as it is!
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