Lotus Elise (1996–2000)

Last updated 26 March 2015

Lightweight roadster with immediate responses and fantastic handling.
Minimal wet-weather protection and the hood leaks. Head gasket failure a possibility. Aluminium chassis corrodes at suspension mountings.
Updated 16 September 2002

On 132 Elises, left and right rear suspension toe links may have female threads that do not meet required quality standard, may become insecure and may affect stability of vehicle. Examine links and...

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