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Cons: Gas milage could be better.
Advice: Do your other test drives first. When you've driven the LibertyUnbelievable value! Comfort, style, performance, features.... This our 8th Jeep and first Liberty. They've all been great but this sets a new standard. My wife has a loaded Grand Cherokee and wants to trade. Not a chance! I love her but not that much!
Pros: Off road ability
Cons: Where do I start?
Advice: Be careful...Sorry folks...I thought I had found the vehicle for me, but I have been burdened with so many problems, that I'm seriously considering getting rid of my Freelander. Where do I start...2 burnt headlamps, new transmission, new air fan, squeeky steering wheel and worn out brakes (all in a year and a half). The service in Calgary is great, but the product is very questionable. I can't say it's worth the price. I'm in Canada and don't have a US zip code.
Pros: Compact enough to park anywhere
Cons: Wind noise
Advice: If you do not like large SUVsI got my Limited Escape (all black, including black leather seats) in December 2002 - I absolutely love it! It is powerful with V6, but it does not have the 'clumsy' feel of a Ford Explorer. I do not have a family, so it is spacious enough for all my needs - and my friends are really impressed with it - some of them have Toyotas & Hondas.
Pros: Sportronic Shifting Mode
Cons: Lack of Sunroof (I only have the base model, though)
Advice: If you need to get through the urban grind Monday through Friday, yet still want to tear up the hills on the weekend...buy the Freelander.I am a student at UCLA, so the funds situation is usually bleak (I'm talking about Ramen noodles for dinner 4 out of 7 nights a week). So, imagine my surprise when I found that I could get a Land Rover for under 30K. The Freelander makes me feel like a high roller, without having the 401K and trust funds to back up the assumption. The sport shifting on my Freelander S is BUTTERY smooth, and a MAJOR improvement over what I was driving before...a bare bones Toyota Tacoma. The power windows and cruise control are certainly appreciated. This SUV is quick, despite weighing in at almost 2.5 tons. BUY THIS VEHICLE!!! You won't regret it.
Pros: Engine pick up, sporty look
Cons: rear head rests get in the way, front & windshield wipers are confusing
Advice: check consumer reports! this rated fairly well.......I previously owned a Ford Explorer 2x2, 2 door for 9 years. That was my dream car and I would have gotten it again but I needed a 4 door this time and finances weren't enough to get an Explorer 4 door. I also thought the Explorer 4 door was a little to big for me so I went one notch down to the Escape. The size is more appropriate for me. I've had it 2 months now and it is a very fast car- I have to constantly make sure I'm not speeding.
Cons: driver seat could go back further.
Advice: gas mileagesize of the vehicle fit me as a 5'9 female. I like the ride it was very comfortable.
Pros: The hill descent control
Cons: Is very good in all aspects, I love all in this Car
Advice: This is 'The best Mini SUV ever !!!'Is very good in all terrain and the best SUV in the road.