I bought my Achieva used with 32,000
miles on it. Today, I have over
164,000 miles and it's still going.
The biggest repair I've so far is I
needed a new power stearing unit.
There is a problem with the ignition-
key release--they key doesn't come out
of the column key release very easy at
times. The Achieva was a good
purchase, very reliable and a great
I've had this car for 8 years and it
has been very dependable. The only real
problems were an air condition problem
that was finally rectified, but I blame
the service department at the
dealership for not fixing it the first
time. It has also required two sets of
brakes. Otherwise it has been very
dependable and still drives and looks
like a new car.