The steering response is direct and linear, with no trace of torque steer. It's not hard to understand why: the extra door gives them the edge in versatility over their sedan counterparts. I think some of these cars just suck. I think it's a pretty good looking car for it's size. I haul two dogs and two kids in it.
I don't think I would get that with the Patriot. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331, or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737. It does have 200k miles on it so I didn't expect to get 35+ that some people claim but I figured 30mpg or so. A built-in roof rack provides additional storage for bikes or skis. The driver's seat height is adjustable, as is the steering wheel, making it easy for drivers of all shapes and sizes to find a comfortable perch. Inside, the Vibe is loaded with visual eye-candy, from the pod-mounted center shifter to the stylish aluminum dash trim and glowing orange instrumentation.
I have been driving it about 52 mph and never over 2000 rpms. You have to try to be smooth and fluid, and not jerky. Now I'm not sure what mpg exactly I'm supposed to get but I thought it was around 22 or 23. You can't spill it, so you have to be nice and smooth. Unfortunately, the 2008 Pontiac Vibe's 1. She is a ricky racer in that thing. Over a five-year period, Kelley Blue Book expects the Vibe to post slightly lower-than-average residual values, but the Vibe's sister vehicle, the Toyota Matrix, holds better-than-average values over the same period.
The car is very economical to drive. Its tall doors are hidden by the upswept beltline and tapered roof that come together at the rear hatch to form a squat pillar. Fuel economy, on the other hand, is among the best in class, rated at 33 mpg on the highway when equipped with the five-speed manual. The backseat that can seat 3, or go flat to seat dogs, gear, stuff, more dogs. The recall began on March 1, 2017. The steering response is direct and linear, with no trace of torque steer. Love it's versatility and space as well.
The affected vehicles have a passenger side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment. The rest of the kilometers were in the city 5 percent , in the suburbs 0 percent , and in heavy traffic 0 percent. Clean inside and out with absolutely no rust! Always been kept up on oil changes. This is a re-badged Toyota Matrix, made by Toyota, but sold under Pontiac name. Over a dozen concept and production vehicles are expected to make their global…. This recall addresses both the passenger side frontal air bags that were originally installed in the vehicles, as well as replacement air bags that may have been installed as replacement service parts. Imagine you have a cup of water filled to the brim in your car.
The Vibe can be fitted with either a five-speed manual or four-speed electronically controlled transmission, with overdrive. And currently I'm not going long distances for my other job, since we're between sports. This car fit the bill. The respective dealers will either replace the front passenger air bag inflator or the entire front passenger air bag assembly depending on the model. It has good pickup in the hills, plus great mileage.
This recall expands recall 15V-286. My 2wd auto dropped from 29 to 26 this last fillup. I think i must be getting over 40 mpg Leave a Comment Name Mail Website. This car has a clean car fax and we will be happy to show it to you. The 2008 Pontiac Vibes in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 55 kilometers per hour about 5 percent of the kilometers driven. Remedy The recall began on March 25, 2016 for Toyota and Lexus vehicle owners. I haul two dogs and two kids in it.
Theres nothing I don't like about this car. Pontiac Vibe Gas Mileage — 2003-2010 Year Manf. All electrical equipment works as it should. This recall addresses both the passenger side frontal air bags that were originally installed in the vehicles, as well as replacement air bags that may have been installed as replacement service parts. The driver's seat height is adjustable, as is the steering wheel, making it easy for drivers of all shapes and sizes to find a comfortable perch. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.