We got ours with 54,000 miles and it runs like a top. I don't live far, so better communication would have likely made me a potential future customer if another truck were of interest to me. This car has not let me down. Think I'll keep my eyes peeled elsewhere. Pay attention to figures by year, as gas mileage went down and power went up when they added bi-turbo in the newer models.
People like to criticize the i-Drive System, it may take you a second to get used to or you'll love it right off the bat. There are drawbacks to the car as well iDrive is a little clunky with no Bluetooth streaming for 06', all-wheel drive changes the steering feel a little, and it takes a bit to learn the controls by feel as cruise control and the blinkers are right next to each other on the left side of the column. Stay away from the run-flats and change your oil more often than the recommended 12,000 miles and the car will probably run forever. If you are looking into a car I would defiantly recommend this one. Base engine type: gas DriveTrain Drive type: rear wheel drive Transmission: 6-speed manual Transmission hill holder Suspension MacPherson strut front suspension Multi-link rear suspension Four-wheel independent suspension Fuel Fuel type: gas Fuel type: premium unleaded required Fuel tank capacity: 18.
Call us for a detailed over the phone walk around. After a 300-mile trip, I arrive more relaxed than when I started. A six-speed manual overdrive transmission was standard, while a six-speed automatic was available as an option. Cruise control allows you to bump your speed in either 5 mph increments or 1 mph. The Dakota leather is awesome and the heated steering wheel is great on cold mornings.
I commute weekly between New York City and Northern Virginia. If there was a sale pending it would have been nice to know. There is a built in cargo net partition great for my dog that can be used with the back seats up or down. So if you like working on your own car then its perfect. I was surprise by that. Standard features included such driver-assistance features as Hill Ascent Assist, Braking Assist, stability control, and traction control.
A must for a purchase like this were a clean Carfax records, detailed service history, and great communication with the seller. Feel confident doing business with Germain Auto Advantage knowing that we will get you approved for a car regardless of your credit. Gas mileage is as reported or better and it takes premium fuel. Recommended oil change intervals are 15,000 miles, and they take a lot of oil. You can't sell later and its get dirty really fast! We had only one problem with this car and it was the onboard computer, it would flash lights but we went to our dealer and they fixed it for free because of their amazing warranties. Parts are more expensive, but higher quality.
I average 27 mpg on the highway. The additional power was courtesy of such upgrades as variable valve timing and electronically controlled engine cooling. Wait a minute: These actually work! Even if you have a Accident this cars are like Life Saver i had 2 accidents with my previous car also a 2006 and it saved my life! I've owned Mercedes and Audi which were both pretty good driving cars Audi's reliability stinks. While other dealers may dodge your specific questions on price and bank rates we'll provide you with all the information you need. I don't live far, so better communication would have likely made me a potential future customer if another truck were of interest to me. I checked the listing a few days later and saw the truck was sold.
Ok Have Fun with your next dream car or Family Car Wishes you Hellen from Chicago 5 out of 5 stars by Bone Rep from Northern Wisconsin on Thu Sep 24 2009 I drive a lot of miles in 4 season country. The premium has been determined based on annual premium data for defined coverages liability, comprehensive and collision from a major insurer. But i love it My car has now 399. I checked the listing a few days later and saw the truck was sold. Little details with the car have been the nicest surprise.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place: 14. The passenger mirror rotates down to the curb for you in reverse, to aid in parallel parking. Think I'll keep my eyes peeled elsewhere. It's at least one step ahead of any other car I've owned in every driving category. I just recently hit 90,000 miles, and the car still runs like new. A friend in Europe has the same car and has already over 500. Heated seats and steering wheel are great for cold climates as well.
While this information is specific to vehicle make, model, model year and body type, your personal information is not taken into consideration and could greatly alter the actual premium quoted by an insurer. My purchase price less than book for a car that originally had a msrp north of 50,000 is an exceptional value. I spotted it several months ago at an auto show and was intrigued by some of its innovative family friendly features. If the iDrive does go bad, do you want to be able to turn the heat on and adjust the volume on the radio? Paying for labor at dealerships is where most people begin to lose value with these cars not that a qualified technician isn't worth it if you don't know what you're doing or have trouble. A spring-loaded, hinged cover swings back to reveal the Latch connector behind.