I know it’s an infinitesimally small sample size, and purely anecdotal, but I actually enjoyed my Freelander. It never broke down or left me stranded, was a good deal of fun through central Florida’s swampy back roads, and was a great camping vehicle. I’m sure that I was one of the lucky ones, but I honestly have…
“You’re not too clever are ya?” “Perfect”
That’s good to know! The bad thing about a smart’s oil filter is that the oil filter is the lowest point on the engine and depending on the chosen filter, the lowest point on the vehicle. In a few cases on the smart forum, a few unlucky folks have would tried to straddle a large obstacle, only to damage the filter. Read more
Thank you for an utterly useless comment from an account that aims to insult people.
Interestingly enough, that’s similar to how my daily driver smart caught on fire. In the summer of 2016 I was driving home from a contract when I just so happened to touch my handbrake handle...it was burned my hand. I didn’t have a whole lot of time to be curious about it because twenty seconds later the CEL came on.… Read more
Do you also complain on supercar threads about how they can’t hold luggage or haul lumber? Bitching about something a car wasn’t designed to do is like whining that your toaster doesn’t make orange juice.
I trust the mechanic, not the used car salesman.