Additionally, a remote start feature is offered with the 2. Opinions among reviewers on outward visibility are split. Last year variable valve timing was added to the base 2. While there's at least as much plastic as you'd expect, its artfully crafted style is much less objectionable than in many of the cars in its price range. To make things easier,… Welcome to the latest installment of the only complete, model-by-model review of all the latest new cars heading to U. Interior could do with a redesign. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, Pontiac at 1-800-762-2737 or Saturn at 1-800-553-6000.
Note: Until the recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the vehicle key. No spare tire to be seen. One of the best things you can say about a vehicle is that it handles like a smaller car and rides like a bigger one. Headroom is rather tight, and the front seats provide a pushed-upward driving position that some drivers might like but others will find odd. The recall began on April 18, 2014. An interim notification was issued to owners of 2007 and earlier models on March 10, 2014, informing them of the safety defect. Also, we have had a lot problems with the rotors on this car.
This expansion represents an additional 823,788 vehicles. Yes there are some issues with blind spots, but you get used to them after a few days. The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring. Good usefull features and options. The car's handling is great and it has many great features and great crash test rating.
Over all I think this is a very good and reliable car that gets pretty good gas mileage when using regular gas and not so good mileage on E85, but that is normal for all cars using E85. They were replaced 1 year ago and need replaced again. Not just another clone car that looks the same as everything else. Handles pretty good on snow and ice too, however took me a while to get used to the traction control trying to compensate for skid. Bulletin 14116 covers model year 2004-2006 Chevrolet Malibu and Malibu Maxx, 2005-2006 Pontiac G6 and 2008-2009 Chevrolet Malibu, Pontiac G6 and Saturn Aura built from March 1, 2008, through June 27, 2008. Features that will take you beyond base sticker price include a more powerful 2.
After dark times nearly ground the auto industry to a halt, production lines are back up to speed, sending bright, shiny -- and most importantly -- quality vehicles into showrooms. All affected owners will receive another letter once parts are available. After I drove the car and let the dealer know what problems I had noticed including extreme shaking and side wall tire rot the dealer acted like he knew nothing about. It receives some sweet design cues to highlight the vehicle's high-performance drivetrain. Units Affected 14529 Bryan Nesbitt, automotive designer turned executive, will return to his designing roots this August as the vice president of design for the Shanghai-based General Motors International Operations. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, Saturn at 1-800-553-6000, and Pontiac at 1-800-620-7668. I took it to dealer and within an hour it was fixed and for free.
Comparison shopping found competitors lacking. Reviewers liked the supportive seating in the front seats. Stability control and side curtain airbags are also standard, though front seat side-impact airbags aren't offered. All models are front wheel drive and come with four doors, except for the Panel trims, which come with just two doors. Chevrolet owners may contact General Motors at 1-800-222-1020, Pontiac owners at 1-800-762-2737, and Saturn owners at 1-800-553-6000. The attention-grabbing style continues in 2010, featuring a big chrome grille and a long, smoothly curved hood reminiscent of Chevy's 1949 Suburban.
This wagon's unique shape results in a relatively short windshield, which in turn leads to wide windshield pillars—that get in the way when checking for cross traffic or pedestrians. Bulletin 14117 covers model year 2008 Chevrolet Malibu, Pontiac G6 and Saturn Aura built from February 1, 2008, through February 28, 2008. Parts are not currently available. Recall Date 2014-02-10 Description This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system. If you're tall, the windshield is a bit low, its difficult to look up at traffic lights when at the stop line.
I have been getting between 27 to 30 mph. The Jetta SportWagen also hauls more cargo with all seats in use. Note: Until the recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the vehicle key. This expansion represents an additional 823,788 vehicles. I am surprised other people have not.
All affected owners will receive another letter once parts are available. This is a car I enjoy getting in and driving every morning. Interior appointments aren't anything special; there's a lot of drab plastic trim, and upholstery and materials are rental-car anonymous. They just weren't built as solidly. People tell me it's ugly but I think it looks great. .