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high mileage vehicle failures depend mostly on how they were cared for during there times.

2000 up had issues with timing chains, tensioners and guides. they should be replaced at about 150k.

of course oil changes are critical for engine long life as well. service records are important to prove the services.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
how about transmision?

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up to around 2002, they used a trans called E4OD. that transmission was a disaster. its failure rate was very high. beyond 2002 they change the trans to a more reliable transmission. there life is about 150-200k. after that they need to be rebuilt even with good servicing.

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