With 175000 miles, the engine runs
great. The tranny in 4WD isn't as
smooth anymore, but how can I
complain. I've never needed a major
repair (the original rear brakes are
still on the thing) and routine
maintenance is easy to handle. I drive
it tough and it still does what I want,
when I want it, without a complaint.
Except for the mysterious service
engine soon light, reliability and
quality have never been an issue.
Love the cassette deck and CD, smooth
ride, agility, cargo space, braking,
and performance in deep snow. Does a
capable job off road with solid
Rear seat needs room, need storage for
the headrests when folding down the
seats, and maybe get some automatic 4WD
like the Explorer and Trailblazer for
the future, but who cares, this thing's
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