2008 Buick Lucerne Overview

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Trims

CX
Avg. Price: $10,858
CXL
Avg. Price: $12,047
CXL Special Edition
CXS
Avg. Price: $12,259
Super
Avg. Price: $15,370

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Average User Score

4.65 stars

Based on 5 reviews

Great Car by wildbiker
 — I was looking for an economical, luxurious, dependable, stylish car and found it with the Buick Lucerne CXL. The V6 has plenty of power and good mileage for longer trips. The only complaint I have i... Read More
A Nice Ride! Comfortable, Quiet, Dependable by LCM
 — Excellant highway mileage. 26 around town. Roomy, quiet, comfortable. Standard 3.8 litre has lots of get up and go. The car only requires regular oil changes. Never needs repairs. Lots of trunk space.... Read More
Two Words: Stunning! ....or Rather 1 Word by Stephen
 — this car has awesome power. when u rev up the car, it will return the favor! tho the turning isnt as good, u will forget that when u have the sunroof open! Read More

2008 Buick Lucerne Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 5 reviews

2008 Buick Lucerne

The Buick Lucerne added a new Super trim in 2008, bringing the number of trims to 4.  Otherwise, this well-regarded luxury sedan stayed the same for the most part.  You have your choice among a 3.8 L, 197 hp V6, 4.6 L powertrain in the CX and CXL, a 275 hp V8 in the CXS, and a 292 hp V8 in the Super.  
All trims have 4 doors and seat anywhere from 5-7 passengers.  In addition, all trims have front wheel drive.  The Super represents the premium edition of the Lucerne followed by the CXS, CXL, and CX in descending order of quality.  Keep in mind that the better the trim, the tighter the suspension you get.  The CX has cloth seats while the other 3 trims have leather.  Finally, gas mileage averages out to 19 mpg in the city and 28 on the highway.

Overall, the '08 Lucerne upholds the Buick name with dignity.  The solid V8, smooth ride, and comfortable interior make for a memorable driving experience.  However, the CX's sub-200 hp V6 will likely have you considering an upper echelon trim.  Despite any shortcomings, the 2008 Buick Lucerne looks good to go for 2007 and beyond.

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Buick Lucerne Questions

Carlos_123
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Where Is The Lucerne Power Steering Reservoir Located?

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JohnnyReb72
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Why Is My 08' Lucerne Filled With Water?

My 08' Lucerne has a water/liquid build up in the rear passenger floor and a new small puddle on front drivers side. I haven't driven it for about four days, yesterday afternoon it began building up...

84 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
Calvin Colbert
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2008 Buick Lucerne Drivers Seat Wont Operate Circuit Breaker Checks Good...

power in and out of circuit breaker, i removed switches looking for power and none found with volt meter ,checked lumbar switch and it to is with out power .The car is equipt with driwer seat memory...

27 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
James Tracy
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Where Is The Ect Sensor Located

2008 Buick Lucerne CXL

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Ozymandias
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Are The Traction Control System And Cruise Control Related?

My Buick Lucerne CXS has service traction control, service stabilizer system and service brake assist system messages displayed and my cruise control does not work. Could these problems have a commo...

118 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)