We bought the car used with 117K on it
in May of 2001 shortly after our
daughter was born. We've got 207K on
her now and she's still going strong.
Got her back from the shop today,
routine PM, belts, front oil seals,
timing etc. Our mechanic thinks she's
good for another 100K or more. Very
reliable and comfortable, plenty of
power, averages 24-26 MPG consistantly,
oil consumption is modest at about a
quart every 2K to 2.5K or so. The car
has been a real value and gives a good
miles per dollar ratio. We couldn't be
The seats and the storage room are
fantastic. Handles well on the rough
roads of the North Maine Woods and it's
a great highway cruiser. Does well for
a boxey old wagon.
The interior lighting could be better,
especially the map lights. Having an
ammeter, oil temp and oil pressure
guages would be a good thing too.