Great, comfortable highway cruiser, but will nickle-and-dime
Radiator failed at 20k.
Firewall-facing exhaust manifold gasket failed at 24k.
Heater core failed at 29k. (dealer repair- $1k)
Heater core failed at 37k. (dealer repair- $1k)
Ignition switch security feature/key failed at 39k.
Muffler heat shield rivets failed at 45k. (put in new rivets for $1.80)
Trunk release solenoid failure at 57k.
Heater core failed for third time at 58k. (auto parts store for $60, $500 shop labor)
Paint going bad on trunk and hood - oxidization/clearcoat. Garaged until 2008.
Soft ride, solid, and pleasant highway cruiser.
Very soft seats, and reasonably comfortable.
Small outside mirrors.
Cupholder and center console an afterthought.
Outdated at time of manufacture dashboard.
Strong motor, responsive.
Dead bee/wasp/insect removal from high mount stop lamp is difficult.
Hood is heavy to lift.
Locking hubcaps rattle even when properly installed.
Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes
Review Date: 22nd January, 2010