2008 Buick Lucerne Overview

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Trims

CX
Avg. Price: $10,462
CXL
Avg. Price: $11,720
CXL Special Edition
CXS
Avg. Price: $11,535
Super
Avg. Price: $13,704

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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 6 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 6 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

pmah
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2008 Cruise Control Button Lights Up But Not On Control Panel- No Cruise Co...

light on steering wheel comes on when pressed but no cruise control and light on instrument panel does not come on. unable to set cruise.

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Mantua1
0

Dead Battery Issue.

Drove the car approx 1/2 mile. Parked it for 3 hrs went to start it. It appeared the battery had gone dead in that short amt of time. Tried to jump start it . It would turn over but wouldn't start. ...

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lsober
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Reset Airbag Light

I unhooked the battery and removed the airbag and changed the steering wheel. Reinstalled everything and now the airbag light is on. Is this normal, how do I reset the light?

43 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
JohnnyReb72
25

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...

228 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
laxegg13
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Can I Request The Dealership To Pay Repair Costs??

I purchased a used car in June 2014; before I actually signed the paperwork, the car was inspected, and everything had passed with flying colors. Now, almost six months later, my fuel pump went, my up...

38 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 months ago)