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Pros: I love the exterior looks. Sporty.
Cons: The driver's seat has a knob to raise or lower the seat and you can feel it when sitting in the seat.
Advice: I would advise them to buy one if they want a nice, dependable car.The drive is smooth. Good power for a 4 cyl.
Pros: CD/Cassette/Radio Sound
Cons: Brakes give the feeling of not wanting to come to a complete stop.
Advice: Love it as much as I do! Although I'm having a bit of a problem with the weekend Service Mgr...All Toyota Personnel have been terrific to work with!Test drove a 6-cyl. Avalon and, whoa!, it was too fast (after previously owning a Honda Accord). Then drove the 4 cylindar Camry which was very smooth, plenty fast enough, and had better control. I Bought it! Then...got my first EVER speeding ticket (at 52 years of age) while driving home from the dealership...clocked driving 67 in a 55! Where was that donut shop when needed? Very quiet, smooth, comfortable seats, and great leg room for this 5'10' lady. Love the sound system! I Just LOVE this car!
Advice: Get some info on transmissionThis is my 5th Honda/Acura product, I had a 98 3.2TL and I loved it. I purchased my 02 3.2 TLS in Dec 01 and Acura is replacing my transmission, with only 10,000 miles, to say the least I am not impressed! If their is anybody else with the same issue, please email me at email@example.com, I also had to replace one of the fog lamps, believe it or not it is made of glass and very expensive.
Cons: plastic interior
Advice: Wait another year if possibleIt is shocking the horsepower on this car. I really enjoyed the 240 hp on my 3.5 SE. It was the biggest reason for buying the car, besides the BOSE system being included. I really feel that NISSAN could of done much more with the interior, very cheap feel.
Pros: Acceleration, Cornering, Comfy Seats.
Cons: Internal compartments are a bit small, brakes are a little stiff (although I've only had this a few weeks)
Advice: Optional features are pricey, but make all the difference. Leasing is usually the best dealSmooth drive, great pickup & cornering. Worry free driving on slick roads. Very comfortable and ergonomically designed inside. Plenty of trunk space + fold down rear seats & ski bag makes its easy to carry lots of stuff. Not the 'best of breed' from BMW, but if you want a great drive with comfort & style at reasonable price (relatively) - look no further. I would reccomend the luxury, cold-weather, and sports packages. Harmon Kardon system is not bad, but not the best I ever heard.
Pros: Programable features of the LS
Cons: At this point power
Advice: Get the LS it's worth the moneyDrove a 2001 rental Impala with 22K miles & 3.4L engine Great car but a little low on power. Bought a new 2002 Impala LS w/3.8L engine & all goddies. Great car but still a little low on power at highway speeds.Driver Info Center is a hoot.On-Star a great feature for us old folks
Pros: Quiet ride.
Cons: Weak engine.
Advice: Find a good dealer. There are some rogue ones out there...Although the Accord VP has the weakest engine of the Accord lineup (as does the DX), it has just enough punch so as not to feel weak. And that engine is the weakest part of this otherwise great, albeit bland looking car. The construction quality, the general feel and truly quiet ride are terrific. Although the plain cloth seats are not the most comfortable, the price - similar to that of a souped up Civic, is worth it. Go for it!