Needed new tire Tuesday: $210
Needs front subframe shifted and an alignment
Still needs 3 more tires soon: $???
Dealer replaced spark plugs in a pinch Wednesday: $180
Slammed thumb in car door Thursday morning... $ouch
Fuel pump dies 100 miles into a 1000 mile road trip on Thursday:
Battery dies while sitting on side of road for 8 hours
Getting new battery and fuel pump (dealer installed): $1200
Side effects from dead fuel pump:
$200 in tow trucks
$190 for hotel room
$70 in taxi's
$350 for round trip flight to Chicago so I can go back and pick up my car and try again next weekend.
$60 for the gin and tonics needed before my 2-hour-delayed flight
And about 2 days wasted.
Screw you car. Screw you. You're about to get kicked to the curb.