Mercury Sable Review from Saudi Arabia

1998 Mercury Sable LS

Year of manufacture1998
First year of ownership1998
Most recent year of ownership2006
Engine and transmission Automatic
Performance marks 3 / 10
Reliability marks 2 / 10
Comfort marks 3 / 10
Dealer Service marks 0 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 3 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
2.2 / 10
Distance when acquired0 kilometres
Most recent distance210000 kilometres
Previous carMazda 323

Summary:

Poor to Fair

Faults:

1) Power steering unit failed at about 80,000 km. 2) Transmissions satart to fail at about 150,000 km.

3) Cooling water pump failed at about 195,000 km.

4) Engine seats replaced at about 180,000 km.

5) Frequent break bads replacement.

6) Sometimes AC working while the car is off and I had to disconnect the battery to switch it off.

7) Engine sound increased after 100,000 km.

General Comments:

The car is not reliable and the dealer is sleepy and not cooperative at all.

The best thing in the car is the stereo.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? No

Review Date: 13th May, 2006

10th Jun 2006, 13:18

Also I want to add that I lost all four wheels bearings after 150 km. I had to replace all of them, and now I lost the left front one.

Average review marks: 2.2 / 10, based on 1 review