1996 Pontiac Bonneville User Reviews

1996 Pontiac Bonneville Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 7 reviews

  • Performance:3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars 3.6 / 5
  • Appearance:3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars3.6 out of 5 stars 3.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Overall: 3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5

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1996 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SE Sedan Review
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good ride

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A Must But If You Fine One In Top Shape — A great car I think it has the best engine GM made rides smooth ,look great you cant beat it has more things than some high dollar cars ,has never fail on me ,changed breaks and a crank sensor thats it

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1996 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SE Sedan Review
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lots of options for a low price, spacious

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many interior plastic parts have broken, could use a little more power

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A Good Car For The Money, Easy For Work On, Spacious — reliable engine but cheap plastic interior parts. not the slowest thing on the road, but could still use noticably more power. comfortable, plenty of options for the money, a decent looking car for being a mid nineties pontiac. very few aftermarket parts however

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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1996 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SSE Supercharged Sedan Review
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it gets great gas mileage on the highway

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the fact that i;ve already had to replace one strut in the rear end and i'm gonna have to replace the other one very soon.

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I Love It! — i love this car!! i use it daily for everything you could possibly think of. trasporting kids or pets or grocery's. you name it this car has moved it. it's ok to drive but in the end there are a few mechanical problems with it.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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1996 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SE Sedan Review
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good sound

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what doesn't?

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Bad Car — it drives ok but i wouldnt reccomend it to anyone who is looking for good gas mileage it will get you around but like i said the gas isnt that great unless you like getting 16 miles per gallon provided that it has 172000 miles on it

Primary Use: Family transportation

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90s options

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The Best Fwd 4door American Sedan For The 90s! — It sounds like a muscle car and accelerates lke one to. Its fun to drive in the winter becauxe it is front wheel drive. It get ok gas mileage. It might get better mileage if I didnt drive the way I do but then that takes out all the fun.

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1996 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SSE Supercharged Sedan Review
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Supercharger, Comfotable seats, stereo

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Handling

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Fast In A Straight Line — My dad owns this car. 3800 Series II Supercharged V6 makes for a fast car just don't try and turn at speed. This car is at home on the open highway. Cruises very nice. Around town it does use alot of gas. This car has over 300K and is till running strong.

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1996 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SE Sedan Review
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Plenty of power, reliable powertrain, decent mileage, plenty of room for hot chicks

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UGLY, cumbersome, slow steering, lousy brakes, seemed to have new rust spots every time I looked at it.

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Fast In A Straight Line, Ugly, Can't Stop Or Turn-very Gm — It was a good first car. Fast enough to win street races against punks in civics, yet stealthy so the cops never busted you. The huge size meant it was safe. In typical pontiac fashion its performance was limited to straight line acceleration. Had lots of gadgets to break, paint was terrible when new

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2005 Pontiac Bonneville Reviews

Absolutely The Best Car I've Ever Rode In! By Jeremy

Hugs the road like a Cheetah chasing a Gazelle, I absolutely love the instrument panel, reminds of a small plane's cockpit. Everything is accessible from the driver's seat. Makes driving more enjoyabl... Read More

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fun car, drives great. expensive to maintain. love beating up on little tuners at the stoplight when they least expect it. looks like your typical car, but runs like a true sprts car. love it. 1 a... Read More

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2004 Pontiac Bonneville Reviews

I Love My Pearl By badkitty5961

Had her since she was 4 years old. With regular maintenance...she is still running strong! Regular oil changes and tire rotation. Only problem at 150,000 is head gaskets and a slow oil leak. Nothing m... Read More

This Is A Great Vehicle. Now I Know Why There Is A Pontiac Club. By James

I did a lot of research about this car before I decided to buy. Great ride and drive. Seats are as comfy as you will find. Car has plenty of power whenever needed. Gas mileage is consistently at 28 MP... Read More

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2003 Pontiac Bonneville Reviews

Bonneville Or Bust By Roger

Despite issues I've had with this vehicle ,It handles well with lots of power to get me where I'm going. Interior is very comfortable has all the bells and whistles that I haven't had in other vehicl... Read More

A Great Cruiser ,sharp Looking ,value And Affordable Car By BonneV

Handles wonderful on the interstate and has like 16-17 mlg in town and 20-23 on the hwy. the car rides smooth and is comfortable love the ride ,the sunroof makes summer and winter enjoyable. Great i... Read More

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2002 Pontiac Bonneville Reviews

Great Beginner Car, With A Cult Following By Josh

It's a great car with gobs of power and plenty of modding potential. Great stopping power and stellar looks. Not much in the aftermarket for appearance, but creativity isn't stopping that. These car... Read More

Nice Ride By Steve

The only thing I don't like about this car is it's not a FORD I like it on trips it's comfortable and fun to drive. wish it had a super charger but it runs ok for a GM product. My wife fell in love wi... Read More

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville Reviews

To Much Maintenance. By Kerry4996

It is the best thing I have ever driven, but that doesn't say much. It leaks coolant, ATF, and oil. As long as you aren't low on any of the leaking fluids, it runs great! But I think its time for some... Read More

Sleek Domestic Sport Sedan By yourbuickgmcguy

I love the way it handles and the power is more than adequate for a car this size and the MPG is great on the highway. The 3.8 liter is great and was one of GM's best 6-cylinder engines for many years... Read More

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