In addition to the prescribed maintenance, this vehicle has the following major failures:
32,395 kms. Front rotors failed. Replaced by dealer under warranty. A/C performance issues (not cold). No problem found by dealer.
47,000 kms. Serpentine belt and idler assembly failed. Repaired by dealer under warranty.
49,000 kms. A/C performance problems. Dealer topped up refrigerant and was never able to find leak during warranty period.
67,500 kms. A/C system failure (13 hour job). Warranty was only up to 60,000 kms. Replaced entire system by local mechanic ($2000). Slow leak was found inside the vehicle, but he needed to disassemble and remove the front dash to get to the leaking parts.
73,500 kms. Serpentine belt failed. (2nd time)
76,500 kms. Front rotors replaced.
81,300 kms. Oxygen sensor replaced.
87,500 kms. Serpentine belt and idler failed (3rd time). Replaced alternator and battery.
88,062 kms. Reverse light switch assembly replaced.
119,558 kms. Power steering pump failed.
119,880 kms. Replaced valve cover gaskets.
132,085 kms. Replaced transmission.
134,647 kms. Replaced serpentine belt (4th time
) Replaced leaking a/c compressor (2nd time).
The windshield wipers will turn on and off by themselves. Nobody has ever been able to diagnose.