The direct ignition cassette can fail causing the engine to die while driving, and/or it will crank but start. Diagnosis may also discover trouble codes for random misfires.
Average mileage: 142,000 (100,000–170,000)
Engines affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder, 2.0L 4 Cylinder Turbo
7 people reported this problem
While ignition is on and car is in drive, the car will suddenly lose power and must be re-started. Once re-started, the 'Check Engine' light will come on. No error codes are present when diagnosis computer is connected. Mechanic seems to think problem is with DI cassette and should be replaced.