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For me it is the best suv
Love the interior, roomy and comfortable. But the ride and handling are awful. Went from a Lincoln to this Toyota Highlander and the difference was felt immediately. Won't buy another one.
Consistent issues with my Edge and it's only 2 years old. The Sync system only works properly about half the time and have had multiple issues with steering pump & hose. Most expensive car I've ever purchased, has all the bells and whistles and the most problems I've ever had.
This car has been a nightmare almost since its purchase date. The problem is all rooted in the new transmission system - the CVT. It constantly feels like it is going to stall or hesitate. This is one of the new features of the completely overhauled 2014 Forester. Subaru has a real problem on its hands with this vehicle. Subaru dealership unable to resolve in spite of five visits to date to repair it. WE ARE TOTALLY DISSATISFIED WITH THIS VEHICLE AND WOULD NOT RECOMMEND IT TO ANYONE!!!!
I have a '14 Escape SE. It has a 1.6 turbo engine. It gets 27 mpg town 32 highway. It has all the options I want. I really like the car but there is one glitch that Ford refuses to correct. A Ford Rep. even told me, "nothing is perfect, deal with it". I have written Ford, even to their president and got no response. The problem is the non dimming dash lights at night. It is suppose to be automatic but it must be manually dimmed every time the car is started at night. How silly is this?
Misses out not having lumbar seat and automatic garage door opener. Other than that great pick-up and excellent highway handle. True to its claims of 25+ highway mileage.
Very Very Fast 2.0 eco boost and will get you in and out of traffic with no problems. Has panoramic roof which is awesome but the cloth cover flaps if windows open. The sony sound system is GREAT you will only get 25-26 mpg on hwy doing 75-80 mph. I am not crazy about the back lights look that is why 3.5 stars. It is like driving a sports car but a suv. Myford touch and sync no problems. Handles great. I came out of an 05 Explorer 4x4 into the Escape, much faster, but I do miss the room