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Pros: AWD with ESP
Cons: Sub Woofer is cheap
Advice: Try one. You'll like it.Great little car for the money. Handles great. You won't see yourself on every corner. AWD system with ESP works excellent. Pay the extra for the top of the line model. You won't be disapppointed.
Pros: smart pass keyless entry, steering wheel radio controls
Cons: no middle compartment, could use an extra cigarette lighter/ power source
Advice: If you need an AWD but can't afford the big bucks, this is your car.The vehicle handles great. The steering is very tight on the highway and responds very quickly. It does loosen up a bit around when turning but it still handles adequately there too. The acceleration is lacking a little bit but it's plenty to pass cars or make quick turns. I noticed that it seemed to be a little jerky when stepping on the gas but that's slowly improving as the car is broken in. There is a suprising amount of interior room and I love the controls on the steering wheel and the XM radio built in. It could use a compartment between the seats and some features like automatic door locking once you start driving but overall, it's a great value for the money and I highly recommend.
Advice: Decide before you buy this SUVYes I did it is ok. 2006 Suzuki Grand Vitara LX 4WD Hi guys, I had no heat in my car after the huge snow storm. It’s been a week since I brought it back to the dealer with the problem. The dealer said it’s my heating blower went bad. Suzuki doesn’t have him in the stock and they were back order. Nobody knows when the part will be in and when I will have heat in my car. The dealer said that I was the fourth person to come in with the same issue. Since I am not the only one having this problem to me this seems to be a recall issue. I just want to let everybody know.
Pros: Probably it's style, comfort and safety features.
Cons: Right now nothing really.
Advice: Like with all vehicles treat it well and it will treat you well.I have a 2007 Reno Suzuki and I've drove it everywhere and I haven't had any problems so far I think it drives we'll and feels comfortable also it's my first car.
Pros: Hard to name just one! The manual transmission shifts smoothly, good power, the instrument panel has a great design with crisp, white on black numbers, well placed.The seats are comfortable, very roomy interior, and a hard cargo cover is standard.
Cons: Not as many interior storage compartments as other SUVs, and clock/temperature/mileage display is red on black, a little hard to read.
Advice: Go for it! You'll love it. Excellent quality at an affordable price, and Suzuki dealers don't have the Toyota and Honda attitudes.I test drove the Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, Subaru Forester, and finally, the Suzuki Grand Vitara. I've driven Toyotas for nearly 20 years, keeping each car almost 10 years. The newer RAV4s, my first choice, no longer offer a 5 speed manual, and that was a requirement. Suzuki seems to be the best kept secret in the auto world. I thought they only made motorcycles and Sidekicks. The Grand Vitara drives extremely smooth (I haven't gone off roading yet), is very comfortable, feels solid, looks great, has a beautiful interior, great warranty and safety features, and the quality of Suzuki is right up there with Toyota and Honda.
Cons: Engine Performance
Advice: Do Not Buy This VehicleThe only advise I can give to anyone is do not buy this vehicle. It may be pleasing to the eye with the nice enterior but mutiple engine problems that no Isuzu dealership seems to know how or want to repair. Very sluggish, transmisson issues, fuel pump issues, engine light and tire light issues. To top it off the resale value is as bad as it gets. Bought my Verona for $16K, a year later was offered less than half that amount by 5 different dealerships. Once your in it, you can't get out of it for a very long time.
Pros: The Color of the car
Cons: Just about everything
Advice: DONT BUY!!!Ive had this car for about a month and a half any everything possible has went wrong with this car. This is a horrible car. DONT BUY IT!