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D12. What problems might I expect from a Excel?




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This article is from the Lotus Cars FAQ, by esprit@netcom.com (Alan F. Perry) with numerous contributions by others.

D12. What problems might I expect from a Excel?

From Mike Causer (mike@setanta.demon.co.uk):
- Power steering pump bracket breaks
- Radiator twists in its mountings under hard cornering and leaks
- Some people have trouble with overheating in traffic jams - and
conversely the earlier cars had carb icing problems.
- Interior materials a bit fragile for family use.
- Will go on for ever given proper care.


 

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