1998 Saturn S-Series User Reviews

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Displaying 21 - 30 of 34 1998 Saturn S-Series reviews.

David writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan Review
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3

Pros

Good Car. Long-lasting.

Cons

ugly. lol.

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Good. — Like that it's reliable, has good gas mileage, gets me from point A to point B, and actually accelerates unlike my previous car. Don't like the fact that the tape player doesn't work. (it's all radio for me) It's no 1986 Bonneville.=/

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Freelander_15 writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 2 Dr SC1 Coupe Review
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5

Pros

driving

Cons

nuthing

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It Rocks — its black. im planing puting purple under glow and purple paint on some parts in side. i never had much to fix it till my brohter touch it then something gose wrong. i have it for almost 5 years all i had to do is get new battery, and keep up oil change but nuthing seariuse its a 5 speed and low on gass when travling.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Wade161 writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan Review
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5

Pros

it goes fast.

Cons

Smells. lol.

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Wades Car — its a 5 speed, has great get up and go, breaks work perfectly. the left backdoor needs fixed because it doesnt lock and the window doesnt roll down. it looks just fine, has 150k and is fun to drive. woo!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Seth writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SW1 Wagon Review
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3

Pros

good car not alot of probs

Cons

its a wagon

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Wagon — its a wagon. seems to be good car is all plastic will never rot out on you. car is a very cheap i bought it for fourhundred dollars i put a glas pack on it so i love driving it just to make noise

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Kim writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan Review
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1

Pros

It was red

Cons

Massive Oil Burning problem

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Join The I Hate Saturns Club — Certainly didn't live up to the ads. Burned a quart of oil every 600 miles. Saturn said the didn't understand. But if you google it - this problem is inherent with Saturns. Had a ring and valve job done at 30k but the problem came back

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Dylan writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 2 Dr SC1 Coupe Review
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3

Pros

Effiency, looks, comfort

Cons

Quality of materials

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Dylan's Saturn. — I like the fuel efficiency, and the basic look of my car. I hate how cheaply its make. Its a Saturn, so its made mostly out of plastic. The front seats have these stupid seatbelt presenters, and they break easily, and don't let the belt retract properly. Its a really fun car to drive, and its got a lot of pep for only having a 1.9L engine. The power windows are really noisy, but I love the placement of everything on the dash. It sits really low to the ground, and you feel like you're going to die when a big truck passes you. Its a very light car, so when its windy, or a gravel truck drive on the other side of the road and pass you, you're blown all over the road.

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Mason writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL1 Sedan Review
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5

Pros

1.9L 4 cylinder is sweet

Cons

old

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Very Nice — i beat the crap out of this car. burnout are hard on the cluch an my budy cant beleave that its only a 1.9 L!!!

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James writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 2 Dr SC2 Coupe Review
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4
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Saturn Sc2. — THe nose is uhgly. It's a little rattly and it's so short it's a pain to get out of.

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Dawn writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SW2 Wagon Review
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4

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Very inexpensive to maintain. Easy to access most parts. GREAT fuel economy - 30ish around town 35 highway.

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As the car gets older, things need to be replaced, and I've discovered that Saturn parts aren't cheap! $130 for a fuel filter - that's pretty ridiculous.

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Runs Great, Very Reliable, But Not Aftermarket Parts - $aturn Only. — Very inexpensive to maintain. Easy to access most parts. GREAT fuel economy - 30ish around town 35 highway.

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Joey writes:
1998 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL2 Sedan Review
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3

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Drives good

Cons

It's a Saturn

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It's A Saturn — It's blue with several scrathes on it from when i bought it. It runs pretty good. The interior is pretty good as well. I have to get several repairs done on it like when my third and fourth gears stoped working once. Otherwise nothing major.

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2002 Saturn S-Series Reviews

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2001 Saturn S-Series Reviews

Gas Saver With A 3rd Door! By akasnacker

Great car for the most part, good build quality but they used some cheaper parts to build it with. Its kinda rough on the transmission shifts sometimes but pretty smooth for an entry level car etc. Bo... Read More

Great Little Car By bamendt

goes through a lot of oil (not a leak), can kick when going from drive to reverse (have heard others with this issue with the same model, handling is not that great... overall i am very please with th... Read More

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2000 Saturn S-Series Reviews

Great Gas Mileage Car!!! By topsecretauto

This Car gets great gas mileage!!!! There's not a whole lot of room for tall people. But with that said, this really is a great car!! The gas mileage alone makes up for the lack of room in the back fo... Read More

Very Good Car Everyone Should Have One On The Track By patbrown

good on the track. needs a littel more speed. only running 5500 rpm's on the straight a way. great quailty car, doors are hard to destroy. lots of saturns on the track. good moters and easy to get par... Read More

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1999 Saturn S-Series Reviews

I Dont Like Any Car That Isnt Reliable By billybobisbillybob

its hard to write a 40 word survey about a unrelaiable car but I might be able to make it to forty words if I keep writing about this unreliable car that's been sitting in my drive for a month. wait h... Read More

Inexpensive Utilitarian Workhorse By TheHorror

I purchased my Saturn wagon in 2006, with 52k on the odometer. I was looking for a reliable and efficient daily driver, no frills necessary. Having no high expectations for performance, style or luxur... Read More

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1997 Saturn S-Series Reviews

High On Looks, Low On Value By Dexturn

Sporty but proving expensive. Corners like a boat, parallel parking is a nightmare. Multiple blind spots due to window placements, heavy doors, low-to-ground seating. Bought this in the summer and it ... Read More

Good To Get Around In. By sciteacher

it's a basic car to get around in. It has a tight turning circle which makes its manuerving ability very nice. Good on gas. Has a nice look to it even for its age. Manual is hard on the knees. Read More

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