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Multiple Persistant Problems

Last July 2007, I bought my 2004 van second hand with 85K km from a car dealer, after one month I had to do a complete A/C replacement US$ 1,900, which includes the compressor, receiver, evaporator, filter and controller for passengers. After a week I had to change the Radiator and it's fan $550 because of overheating which didn't solve the overheating problem the temp still flactuates between mid and red signes. Noticed a noisy RF wheel bearing and when brakes applied seems to have little pressure. Mashing pedal as hard as possible only makes van come to a slow long stop. Auto transmission shifting deleys between 2nd and 3rd gear. Hard to shift from Parking to 1st gear if going down hell. Left Slide door latch not working by remote, passenger window not going down by passenger switch but only by driver switch. Same GM Dealer asks for US$8200 to fix van

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  • kessale May 23, 2009

    Last month the van suddently stopped. I had to changed the fuel pump coil US$85 at a local mechanic to make it run, after that and almost immidiately the brakes pressure problem not stopping the van but after a long run happend and a check engine warning sign appeard. Is there any law or legislation would force the GM dealer to trade the van. They have done the radiator replacement on Sept 2007 and now are asking me to change the same radiator again. The van only ran 5K km since then?

  • kessale May 23, 2009

    Thanks Murphybanton, I would try that, otherwise I would convert the van to a garbage dumping vehicle and donate it to the municipality

  • kessale May 23, 2009

    why should I call Nigeria?

  • Richard Scordino May 11, 2010

    dealer saw you coming on that one...I can't believe you didnt drive through the showroom window after you got halfway through this!!!! I'd definitely take this to court!!! Park it and get something else.

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That is a rip off.

A new and more recent car would be better off.

Sell this one and get a replacement instead of spending $8200 for repairs which will not likely end there.

Let the dealer sell it off or trade it in for you.

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    Onifade Adewunmi May 23, 2009

    For my country yes. But I would not know what the law stipulates in your country.

    Get in touch with a lawyer.

    Rate my solution please.

    Murphybanton


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    Onifade Adewunmi May 23, 2009

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    Onifade Adewunmi May 23, 2009

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