And as we were making our plans, including scheduling a suitable test track, Atlanta was being pelted with sleet, snow, and other wintry stuff—not the right sort of meteorology for testing or wind-in-the-hair motoring. The contact stated that the vehicle was fine before he took it to the dealer for the recall repair. Data Unavailable Third Hip Room in. Better to do it yourself or find a local small shop which has the proper equipment. The dealer replaced the high pressure distribution hose and catalytic converter. Moroso gave us a chance to see what both cars would do at their limits, and the rest of the schlepping left us thoroughly familiar with their cruising credentials. Quiet operation, of course, is one of the big benefits of a hardtop convertible, and quiet is always a Lexus hallmark.
Failed to get data, please try again. I have not experienced any troubles or issues with the car. The dealer attempted to charge him for the recall repair. The manufacturer was also contacted who stated that they would not take any liability for the recent failure. In price, in power-to-weight ratio, in objective performance.
The rear tires tend to wear on the inside due to the independent rear suspension although a new set of rear coil springs seemed to have fixed the slightly sagging rear suspension. It has a great ride; a good solid sport feel without compromise to luxury. Although the Lexus is a newer design, it exhibited mild shudders and shakes over the few rough sections of pavement we encountered, stretches that seemed to bother the Mercedes not at all. I was able to adapt a 3. The current mileage was 101,740 and failure mileage was 101,000. Failed to get data, please try again. Sort of like driving across Kansas, but without the elevation changes.
The vehicle was taken to a local mechanic who inspected the vehicle and discovered abc hydraulic fluid leaking near the catalytic converter. And it's attached to a car that looks cool, top up or down. He said he also thought Chris was committed to making a good, honest sale and helping to get me into a safe, reliable vehicle. Like snap-on tonneau covers, it's the sort of thing many owners tend to ignore, although it does a good job of quelling cockpit turbulence. While driving 45 mph, a hydraulic line failed and the vehicle began smoking. I hope some time in the near future Mercedes comes up with a paint color as good as this one!. The car is in near-new condition in and out.
I am an exprerienced mechanic and repaired everything myself. We know which is more important to us. Mercedes did a great job with this car and when the top is down and you have the wind deflector on. A 32 valve, 8 cylinder roadster capable of 28 miles to the gallon on the open road. Failed to get data, please try again.
Upon leaving work two weeks ago driving down the parking lot in second gear the car started to make the worst engine noise I ever heard. Failed to get data, please try again. The final result is that I am very happy with my treatment--and my car. The purchase date was unknown. The consumer stated while daughter was driving hydraulic fluid leaked onto the exhaust and smoke was coming from underneath the vehicle. Data Unavailable Third Shoulder Room in.
It hugs the road at all speed and has incredible brakes. Gary Lust was friendly, sincere, honest, and accommodating. I shut the car off and had it towed to a dealer and they tell me the timing chain broke. We were a little disappointed with its 0-to-60 time—6. I did not buy it for the mpg, however I have been pleasantly surprised with what I get. The contact was driving 45 mph when abnormal smoke was emitted from the exhaust. This car was born to cruise the Autobahn with the ability to rocket past slower traffic.
The failure mileage was 84,000. Or the Porsche 911 cabrio? On the other hand, this is a high-quality, beautifully lined softtop that does an excellent job of sealing out wind, weather, and noise. It's proven to be a solid, reliable daily driver. All but devoid of lateral support, they force the driver to use the steering wheel to keep himself centered when the g-loads start coming at odd angles. Data Unavailable Third Leg Room in.
Lexus has been touting them to save space in the tiny trunk by eliminating the spare tire. And in case you were wondering, the Lexus hardtop goes up and down quicker than the Benz's soft one. We do have one major reservation about the interior: the rear seats, which are snug to the point of uselessness. Failed to get data, please try again. I drive this car hard and regularly commute 300 kilomtres to work and it has taken all the abusive driving I can throw at it. I would buy this vehicle again. And it was that distinction that gave the crown to the kid from Stuttgart.