The vehicle was towed to the dealer who replaced the transmission. Any suggestions would be helpful and appreciated. I left my car all day and drove home after work, taking all surface streets and avoiding hills. Also have found repeated complaints on the internet over this same problem, however, once again dealer is not willing to admit problem or correct as to warranty! Runs and drives until transmission gets hot. The service dealer was not able to determine exactly where the knocking noise was coming from under the front end on right turns and suggested that Isuzu should be responsible. We couldn't navigate car to the safety and we were in the middle lane when that happened. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
I think somebody needs to address these issues. After two transmission flushes the transmission still needed to be replaced. Complaint Number: 10044323 Incident Date: September 1, 2003 Date Added to File: October 20, 2003 Description of the Complaint: The abs light continuously illuminated. Floormats 35 32 Appearance and Miscellaneous Option Avail. The Chinese-produced 's design is heavily inspired by the Axiom, but is unrelated. I've researched other complaints and there seems to be an overall with the transmission.
In addition, have taken vehicle in for a brake job on two different occasions as I keep getting a shuddering feeling as if I am having brake failure. Has a little over 100,000 miles. It has 176336 exact miles, as of the posting. It was towed to the dealership, the transmission needed replaced again, for the third time! There is something very suspicious about this transmission in these vehicles. Retail Dealer Sport Leather Pkg.
The engine size was unknown. I immediately got off the very next exit and coasted to a gas station. It progressively became slower to accelerate when passing, changing lanes. Surrounding cars around me were barley able to avoid hitting me. The display is busy and washes out in bright light.
Try the filter and flush first. I'm nervous to drive this car with my family and someone needs to look into this Complaint Number: 10108435 Incident Date: November 10, 2004 Date Added to File: February 2, 2005 Description of the Complaint: I bought my car in july 2004 the transmission kept slipping and I took it into the dealer at least 3 times finally in nov. Fortunately this all happened while I was driving, as it is normally the family car driven by wife. Dealer replaced fuel pump assembly. The check,and fill plugs are in the pan.
My car had great difficulty climbing the ramps and finally stopped climbing at the 3rd floor. Complaint Number: 10419334 Incident Date: August 12, 2011 Date Added to File: August 13, 2011 Description of the Complaint: I have a 2002 isuzu axiom. Friend purchased same make and model within 2 weeks of my purchase both from robbins isuzu, humble texas and has had the exact same problems only her braking problem resulted in an accident. Operating with direct injection and variable valve timing, the new 3. They keep adjusting it instead of replacing it.
We did take our car to the dealer for its last trans service and had appointment to get a trans service 3 days after it failed! The engine size was unknown. Also doing these visits I would complain about a possible transmission problem which was always ignored and not resolved. I really like it but it does not have a very good record for having only 6 months and it has been in the shop 2 of those months. It is not the easiest job i have done but should be something most could accomplish with moderate abilities. Retail Dealer Power sunroof Base 900 761 Leather seat upholstery Base 895 751 Special Purpose, Wheels and Tires Option Avail.
The current mileage is 46,000 and failure mileage was 36,000. The vehicle was taken to the dealer who stated that the gasket was melted and leaking fluid. We sell only high quality used Isuzu Axiom automatic transmissions, with 1-3 years warranty and free shipping. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer who replaced the piston accumulator cover. Isuzu dealership refuses to acknowledge any problems. Intelligent Suspension Control was standard on all except the two-wheel-drive S model.