2000 ZX3 5spd..I bought new for $13,800 out the door...
Replaced suspension with SVT at 180,000. Car was sagging so bad the SVT suspension actually raised the car an 1" LOL!
SVT Exhaust with headers
8 sets of rear drums cause bearings suck!
Scan Gauge II shows 38-40mpg city/highway driving
Replaced timing belt once at 130K...wont do it again. If the motor goes its goes I have had my use out of the car.
2 Fuel pump failures under warranty.
Tie rod ends/
Valve cover gasket x 2.
Coil pack x 2
Plugs / wires x 2
I do all my own maintenance and am real anal about noises. As soon as I hear something odd, Im all over it fixing it right away.
Only thing broken is E brake and Air bag light on all the time.
Showing some rad fluid coming from the weep hole in the back exhuast can...guessing head gasket worn. Been doing for a longtime and hasnt gotten worse.