What in your opinion (or if you have facts to back it up) is the most
reliable 2000/2001 GM sedan or coupe?
I am looking to purchase a used car as a daily driver. Most of my trips
are under 10 miles, and over half are under 3 miles. I would put about
10,000 miles a year on it, I would hope it runs for at least another 6 or
My criteria are reliability (of the drivetrain in particular) and
affordability, price range $10K and under. One other thing, I would like
FWD for traction in winter driving. I am looking at 2000 or 2001 GM
sedans or coupes since I am familiar with the brand (have owned several
Chevrolets and Oldsmobiles) and have been fairly happy with them.
I have searched through this group (quoted below) and see people speak
highly of the LeSabre and the 3800 engine. How do you feel about the
Prizm? Any other recommendations?
I realize since it's 2004 a new platform introduced in 2000 or 2001
wouldn't have all its reliability data in yet. Something introduced
years earlier would have more data supporting long term reliability (or