2 of 3 people found this review helpful
Cons outweigh the Pros
By MIssMyVW on
Vehicle2003 MINI Cooper 2dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 5M)
ReviewI purchased this car used in 2007 and I didn't even get 5000 miles on it before the clutch went out on it the first time. Six months after that replacement, I had to have it back in the shop because the clutch pedal had a master/slave issue and I had to have the cylinders replaced. Then, just this past week, after approximately 21 months and 9,000 more miles on the car, I had to have the clutch replaced again. Seriously, while the car looks really cool and is sometimes fun to drive, it is *not* worth all the extra money it will cost you for ownership. I can't wait to pay this thing off and go back to driving a VW again.
Best FeaturesExterior look and paint color (velvet red).
Worst FeaturesMake the parts reliable and more affordable. And focus on creating a loyal customer base by building reliable cars instead of treating us (consumers) as expendable commodities by telling us we're all bad drivers (their excuse for the multiple clutch failures).
Comments (0) Post a Comment
You must be signed in to post a comment.