In addition, you can fix many things yourself, it's only when you get engine problems that you take it in because it is really tightly packed and hard to work on. The trans is nothing, but a quagmire; it requires way too much maintenance and rebuilding at an early age. Those are the good points. Seats are amazing; you haven't had comfort until you have driven this car. Locks 79,000 miles, key broke off in driver's side door, other locks froze. Above these speeds, the rear wheels move in the same direction as the front, meaning control during high-speed maneuvers such as lane changes or cornering was improved. The weight distribution of this car is very balanced; the front end and back end lose grip at almost the exact time.
Its longish wheelbase results in a smooth ride, even on low-profile tyres, and for a front-wheel-drive it has very neutral handling. In some markets, the model years were from 1987 to 1991. For a sporty car it takes a long time to stop. I wish I had never seen this car! Engine is easy to diagnose and repair. It had been sitting for months unused.
Model year 1994 Year of manufacture 1994 First year of ownership 2006 Most recent year of ownership 2006 Engine and transmission 2. Model year 1994 Year of manufacture 1994 First year of ownership 2007 Most recent year of ownership 2013 Engine and transmission 2. All had cream leather interiors and special gold pinstriping. One-piece headlights were fitted, with indicators incorporated in the fog light housing, as well as a different rear bumper with smaller registration plate cutout, similar to the A-spec. The body design seemed well ahead of it's time.
Yes Review Date: 15th January, 2006 Faults: Muffler 40,000 miles. It's still one of the best-looking cars on the road, he says, and its performance on the open road or around town is exceptional. I'm so sad to see her go! If you want to share your opinions with me, email me maria3893 sympatico. The bottom line Well-built and reliable performance coupe, but looks are dated. There are odd reports about hard shifts between first and second on autos, but the auto is generally sound. The engine was the same as the U.
Year of manufacture 1994 First year of ownership 2003 Most recent year of ownership 2003 Engine and transmission 2. Mechanically identical to the and its hatchback platform mate, the , these cars shared the 1988—1992 and 1993—1997 platforms. Oh, and the power windows switch went, the driver door lock is crap. Yes Review Date: 31st May, 2004 Faults: Well, I love the way this car looks. Try not to let this happen and summer is no issue.
The gearbox, driveline and suspension seem to give little trouble. Repairs are almost minimal and fairly cheap compared to new cars. . This car has never broken down due to mechanical issues, beyond wear and tear items. I wrecked it twice, so it really was durable. Distributor cap and rotor 105,000 miles.
They were sold on the shape and its apparent quality. Trunk space is crazy huge. Faults: A problem with some reviews on used cars occurs when the reviewer takes into account the current condition, particularly if not maintained. The bypass air control valve and the ignitor occasionally gives trouble. I had the transmission oil filter changed because the transmission light kept turning on. Tie Rod Ends 110,000 miles.
Make sure the oil is changed regularly. It was a large coupé, based on the platform, and was powered by the engines. It was based on a series of futuristic sports compact concept cars of the early 1980s. Model year 1994 Year of manufacture 1994 First year of ownership 1994 Most recent year of ownership 2006 Engine and transmission 2. It was quite a step up in size from the car that preceded it, being longer, wider and lower. I am going to look for another one, but possibly in standard! The body is so slick. Acceleration is brilliant I've smoked many preludes and newer sporty cars There are a few maintenance costs in the long run, but they are all minor and affordable.
I'd still be driving it now if it wasn't totaled in an accident. Unsourced material may be challenged and. You can easily make a bed out of the fold down seats in the back. However, many sports cars have that inconvenience and should be accepted. For a two-seater coupe it has plenty of room in the rear seat, the turning circle with the four-wheel steering is sensational, and he loves the security of the steel roof. Another time a shop pulled the e-brake extreme in -40 and it locked on.
I drove it until February 2005 when it reached 117,000 miles. As far as the interior goes, it still looks like new, and the front seats are very comfortable for long trips, and hold you in when you take a corner. That's the most likely cause of the problem. Later, in 1994, Mazda also released a model with two-wheel steering. I rated the reliability as a 9, but really it deserves a 10, but in my opinion nothing mechanical is 100% reliable, but this car is closer than a lot of cars I have owned. Australian vehicles were almost always equipped with the 2.