Bought new at the end of July, '01.
Live in Seattle area, park outside,
with some evergreens in the area.
Keep car washed and waxed, and haven't
burned out on that, yet! Drive alone
most of the time, 70% freeway, some
stop and go. Had one cold start
sputter a few months after purchase,
which lasted about 15 seconds. No
repeats since. Have had no mechanical
problems with car. Is basically same
as the day it came off the showroom
floor. If I had a garage, it would be
just like new. It is not a sports
car, and if I drove it like one, I may
not be as happy as I am.
Reliability, and the peace of mind
that brings. Nice third gear in the
manual tranny. Smooth, quiet ride.
Like most super reiliable Japanese
cars, if you are over 5'6" and 175lbs,
you don't get a comfortable drivers
seat unless you spend a bunch of $$
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