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Depending on driving habits, brake pad and rotor wear can be excessive. Our technicians recommend regular brake inspection.
Valve cover leaks are common.
To ensure engine longevity, coolant loss and overheating issues need to be resolved. Coolant loss—sometimes slow and accompanied by white smoke—is often a sign of internal engine problems. The proper coolant fill procedure must be followed.
Over time, the engine carrier or the rubber portion of the front engine mount yoke can fail.

Symptoms such as dragging or a stiff pedal can be caused by accumulated water entering the brake booster. The root cause is a plenum drainage issue. Updated parts are available for early-production vehicles.

Abnormal noises from the intermediate shaft area may be signs of impending engine failure, don't wait to get this issue checked out!

Electrical issues—windows lowering after locking or leaving the vehicle—can be caused by a defect in the window motors.
A failing mass air flow sensor or EVAP purge valve can cause misfire issues.