2008 smart fortwo Consumer Review: 58000mile valve job

2008 smart fortwo - Consumer Review

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passion cabrio Convertible (1.0L 3-cyl. 5-speed Automated Manual)

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58000mile valve job
By notsmart on


2008 smart fortwo passion cabrio 2dr Convertible (1.0L 3cyl 5AM)


58000 miles and had to replace fuel injectors..now it needs a valve job. 58000miles????? are they kidding me. every time i bring it to smart they break something. changed a tire and they broke the sensor. had an oil change and they broke the valve. got it back from service and they forgot to put on the engine cover.
now it took them more than 2 hours to diagnose low compression in #2 cylinder..remove engine and try to do a valve job. with out changing the guides. now they want to replace the head because they don't know how to redo the heads. is this on the jobs training with my car. also had the no reverse shift problem in the past. smart does not want to help. buy a new one ..yeah right!

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how about owning up to the problems of this car it's only going to get worse. smart????? maybe not so smart
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