2008 Chevrolet HHR User Reviews

2008 Chevrolet HHR Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 30 reviews

  • Performance:3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars 3.8 / 5
  • Appearance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Build Quality:3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars3.8 out of 5 stars 3.8 / 5
  • Overall: 4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5

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PROS
"fuel economy" 21 reviews
"ride" 11 reviews
"big space" 8 reviews
"space" 7 reviews
"reliable car" 5 reviews
CONS
"power" 5 reviews
"ride" 3 reviews
"fuel economy" 2 reviews
"build quality" 2 reviews
"in snow" 2 reviews

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Displaying 11 - 20 of 30 2008 Chevrolet HHR reviews.

Darrell243 writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LS Review
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4

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fun ecanomical practical

Cons

under powered wish they had an all wheel drive model

Darrell243
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Great Car For The Money — Fun car but a little under powered. If you had the money i bet the SS model would be a whole different experiance.Gas milalage is very good.One of the back seat latches broke but thats the only problem so far.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Heather writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LS Review
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5

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Gas Milage

Cons

Not enough room.

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Great Family Car! — Great family car. Can handle the abuse for 2 children. Great gas milage. Good car to take on long family trips. Doesn't cost alot to maintain this car.Love the appearance of the car. All around a great car. Love love love it!

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Kat writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LT2 Review
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4

Pros

Detailing; roominess is ok?

Cons

very low to the ground-not enough weight in snow

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????? — Dressed up it is a cute car!! But basically worthless in snowfalls of more than a couple of inches!! Mine has a sunroof; fancier trim package; runningboards; mags; Harley graphics?? I don't know what else to say about it!! I miss my Jeep - Big Time!!!

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Evan writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LT1 Review
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4

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great little four cylinder banger

Cons

bad gitty up and go

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Good First Car Or Small Family Car — i don't like the four cylinder engine kinda sad on the performance side but it looks great its no Ferrari at all but it looks pretty sweet. the best part is that you can take turns at like 100 kph

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Roger writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LT2 Review
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4

Pros

Good mileage

Cons

Stick Shift Sucks in Traffic

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My Ride — A great sized vehicle, holds 4 adults comfortably. Gets great gas mileage, and has good pickup when accelerating. Great big space in the back for carrying things, passenger seat folds down flat for an extra long item. 100,000 mile warrenty.

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Leo writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LS Review
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4

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Lot's of room

Cons

GUTLESS

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My Hhr — Great gas mileage, lots of room for my gear and tools, but GUTLESS! That's what you get for a commuter car. It is kind of eyecatching, so I think more people see the window lettering. The kids like it too.

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Julie writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR Review
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4

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a lot of room for suitcases and partypeople

Cons

not sporty enough

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Comments — Performance- acceleration good breaks and very good handling Built Quality-pretty new Appearance-interior very nice exterior soso...could be more sporty Cost of ownership- Very good in gasmileage Fun Factor- it was fun driving it I'd definitely recommend driving it to young families

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tallguy writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LT1 Review
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4

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Room, value

Cons

Styling is polarizing

tallguy
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Hhr — Great front and rear headroom and legroom. Averages 28MPG with mostly stop- and-go commute driving. Handy extra glove box front and center on the dashboard. Included input jack for MP3 players. Lots of room behind the rear seat for storage and hauling. Interesting retro look, if you are into that.

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James writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR Review
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5

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turbo

Cons

preimum fuel only

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Best Car In Its Class — acceleration-its not a vette braking- fantastic build quality-excelent interior- sport cloth with red leather inserts extiror- silver pinstripe 18' chrome wheels SS turbocharged logo cost- low maintenance low fuel cost only high when gas is high. this is a great car to have it looks great sounds great, and just comfortable.

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John writes:
2008 Chevrolet HHR LT1 Review
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4

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good fuel economy, low maintenance

Cons

performance goes with everything else when you downsize.  get used to it

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2008 Chevrolet Hhr 1lt — It has half the motor as my previous vehicle, thus, half the performance, but twice the fuel economy. Can't beat it at the pump, a tank of gas lasts twice as long. Touring suspension holds its own, even with crappy firestone tires dealer left a shipload of scratches and dings.

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2011 Chevrolet HHR Reviews

This Car Is Good Comfortable Transportation By ArethaFlowers

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2010 Chevrolet HHR Reviews

Affordable, Fast, And Functional. One Of The Best Cars I've Owned By videojay

I switched from a Jeep Grand Cherokee to a Chevy HHR. I was sick of spending as much as I did on gas, but still needed to cart around film gear for the occasional gig, so this seemed to be the obvious... Read More

Great First Car By Mar

great first car got it when i was in high school . good on gas and cheap on gas lol. ride smooth good car all around never had any problem just out grew it for the most part i love this car when i wa... Read More

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2009 Chevrolet HHR Reviews

Good Car By enigmaxs

Nothing too positive or too negative. Throw back design. Family Friendly. Averages 28 mpg. easy to maintain. Reliable. Peppy. Don't have to worry too much about being carjacked. With the back seats fo... Read More

Love This Little Car. By cruisinthemidwest

This car is amazing for people who need cargo space and great gas mileage. The back seats go down and create so much room for everything. It's also really comfortable for being a smaller vehicle. I've... Read More

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2007 Chevrolet HHR Reviews

Overall Not Bad, Never Liked The Color By chrisjames66

having to rate it, its what I could afford...... good mileage and hauling capacity, unique styling brake rotors, ball joints and sway bar links, COLOR Overall not bad, never liked the color Hoping... Read More

Very Good Car That Runs Good By ChevyHHR2007

I Like the Style and The Rims Of Mine. They Drive Smoothly and Handle very well. The Black Leather Seats and All Black Interior except the ceiling and floor. Also like Back Seats easily can be put dow... Read More

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2006 Chevrolet HHR Reviews

Great Car For Family Or Pets By Jcabral

This was a great little car with ample space inside. Easy to drive, low maintenance costs, and you feel fully in control when driving. This is an excellent starting car for new drivers as it is smalle... Read More

Stylish And Economical By PhysicsTeacher

A few little design things I would have done differently but mechanically this is a great car - my wife drove it for seven years and we did ZERO repairs other than routine maintenance and a fuse that ... Read More

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