Brakes done X4, and the brake warning
light is on AGAIN! You can bet the
headlight bulbs will burn out in 12
months (each side exactly 30 days
apart). Motormount vibration at
idle/stop is excessive. Turbo gasket
is leaking. Finish is wearing off the
Overall, the car drives well, and is
good on gas when on highway; not so
good in town. Brake and tires have been
disappointing. A bit small inside.
The price for a Volvo was attractive,
but the downtime for repairs has been
unacceptable. Back to Lexus for the
Turbo performance is sporty, as is
Even for a brand known for frequent
brake service this has been
ridiculous. Reliability really needs
improvement. Perhaps the post-2000
models were better?
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