quote:Goes back to the K.I.S.S (Keep It Simple, Stupid) principle. The more fancy stuff you have, the more (expensive) things that can go wrong. Probably the best decision my parents made when they bought the Saturn was to pass on the Pwr Locks/Windows and fancy stereo system. The car only has a radio...no Cass/CD player.
The electrical system gremlins & some flimsy interior components seem to be the things that plagues VW owners.
quote:No kidding. Does a "reliable" 2nd Gen (?) Odyssey even exist? Jeez, just the transmission problems alone are enough. Unless of course, he was one of the lucky few who had the transmission replaced with the updated unit the first time around.
a "reliable" Honda Odessey. His Honda has been into the shop for more out of the ordinary work then his VW.