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Cons: low to ground
Advice: buy it gas saver and alot of roomI have a 2006 i love it i get 32 mpg and i love the way it rides and drives
Pros: The appearance of the car
Cons: Navigational system...none of the cars seem to have a KISS system (keep it simple stupid)
Advice: test drive itI found that my MkX had sufficient power for my needs. The car handles well and overall the car is alright... Am somewhat disappointed in what Lincoln did to the MKX... Little things like no glove box light, the rear seats can be placed in the cargo position with a switch in the back, but you have to manually return them to the upright position. In my Mountaineer the switch was used to move the seats up and down...just seems that Lincoln cut corners The hatch back had a problem the first week.. but was repaired at the dealership. They said it was electrical.. Headlights follow your direction at the car wash a gentleman who also owns an MKX had a wire disconnect to the headlamps..again little things that have happened..
Pros: versatility, fits in a garage with a lot of room to spare
Advice: BUY IT!!!We picked up our 09 Element Lx 4WD over a month ago and from a first day it struck me as a very solidly build one. Let’s be honest we did not buy it because we instantly fell in love with it. At $20.650 new was hard to ignore – add a decent financing of 1.99 APR. We are well in our 30’s with a single child and we were looking for a vehicle we could utilize for more than just ride to work but also for outdoor activities: bicycling, skiing etc. My wife adds approx 20K a year to the vehicle so buying anything “nice” didn’t seem like a good and sensible idea. I have to tell you that Element surpassed so far my expectation as for the versatility and utility of the vehicle. Huge cargo room with a single seat folded you can put in anything you want . Durable rubber floor- not a carpet that you have to watch for spills and such all the time. The rear gate folds flat so you can haul longer objects ( fridges, washing machines and such, anything big). Some people complain about that it sluggish. I don’t think it is slower than vehicles out on the road – never had any problems accelerating the vehicle. The driver has a commanding view while driving . Seem to be as fast as any accord/civic (except V6 perhaps). If I want to go fast I usually use my CBR1000RR – believe me , this is fast!!!! You cannot mach it with your tin can!! So back to the Element – I f you are an active person using your vehicle for other extra activities and do not have to have every surface covered with carpet or a faux wood panels – BUY IT – IT IS EVERYTHING YOU NEED NOTHING YOU DON’T
Pros: Panoramic sunroof
Cons: turn signals
Advice: ADD ALL FEATURES!This Cadillac is the best of the best! The ride is so smooth and luxurious. Although there are a few perks... the turn-signals in the gauge cluster. They are very ugly and annoying. Other than that, I have had no problems with my SRX. The AWD is very impressive when it comes to gas mileage. The panoramic sunroof is gigantic and brings in lots of light into the SRX. When you don't want light, close up the power sunshade. Cadillac has outdone themselves, which is something they have not done for quite some time now. The headlights are amazing. I have never knew how technologized these cars can get. They have a duel swiveling system and a leveling system. The washers come useful for off-roading. The inside is very plush and soft. The stitching across the dash looks luxurious. The seats are quality material. Trunk space is generous and when the seats are folded down, there is plenty of space for about eight golf bags. The power trunk is very fast and detects when it has something in the way. he reverse camera is not that clear as it should be for a Caddy, but the pop-up navigation system is really useful. The steering is responsive on the gauge cluster is easy to read with it's LCD screen. Like I said before THE TURN-SIGNALS ARE SO UGLY! When you add some of the many impressive features, this car is one amazing ride!
Pros: Love the Puddle Lights.
Advice: Get one before they are all gone.This is our third Subaru an it is by far the BEST. With Ethanol free gas I get over 22 MPG in the City and have averaged over 33 MPG Hiway. It is good looking, packed with lots of goodies, solid and has no problems going in Snow of a possible 10 I'd give it a solid 10. Great job Subaru.
Pros: navigation system
Cons: tire presure sensors----when you rotate tires you have to take back to the dealer to reset the system
Advice: enjoy it,the enclave has alot to offerthis vehical was everything that was advertized.sharp looking and loaded with all the asessorys needed.it drove and handled fine
Pros: bose sound system,manumatic trans.,sporty styling,20'wheels,double trapezoidal exhaust
Cons: getting inside the car,windshield too low,might hit head(like my friend who wants to testdrive it)
Advice: if you want something different and exciting to drive,this car is for you.ZOOM-ZOOM!Had my CX-9 since Oct.'09.I was very satisfied w/ it and never had any problem so far.My family took it to Orlando,about 9hrs drive from our house.It was 9hrs of thrilling ride.This car can really go fast w/out noticing it.Inside cabin is quiet,actully more quiet than my prevoius minivan and my CR-V.20' wheels are not so bad as on other reviews,as long as you dont go to really bumpy roads.Gas was not as bad as i expected,sometimes im getting 22-24 hwy at 65-70mi/hr speed,to me its pretty good for a vehicle this size.All in all,my family loves this crossover,cant wait to longdrive it again.