It's my wife's car, but I do all the work on it. It's a good car for the price, but the engine is very loud. If you do your research you will see a problem with waterpumps going out, lifters tapping, and cold starts making lots of noise.
Another problem I have encountered is the breaks. They always make noise in reverse, no matter what. I'm not using cheap parts either.
Of course my rear hatch broke, It's been JB-welded for years now..LOL.
But the car runs good and does not consume oil like others have mentioned online.
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