2008 Saab 9-5 User Reviews

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Rajmizhau writes:
2008 Saab 9-5 2.3T Review
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Great power, feels good and look good. Awesome fun vehicle. No major problems.


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Good Price, Buy It! — Turns are wide, but very good driving experience with bells and whistles. Comfortable, luxurious, sporty and Swedish. The Saab 9-5 2.3T sedan ($34,370) used 2015 (under $10,000). Equipped with 2.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that makes 260 horsepower at 5300 rpm and 258 pond-feet of torque from 1900 to 4000 rpm. leather-seating surfaces and front seat heaters; eight-way power-adjustable seats with memory, a leather-trimmed, tilt/telescoping steering wheel with audio controls; wood interior trim; dual-zone automatic climate control; cabin air filter; power windows; power locks; trip computer; AM/FM stereo with in-dash six-disc CD changer, and standard satellite radio; variable-intermittent wipers; automatic headlights; front and rear fog lights; 17-inch alloy wheels. Heated exterior mirrors, sunroof, and headlight washers. FUN FUN FUN!

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

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Mshash writes:
2008 Saab 9-5 2.3T Review


fun safe attractive


I am selling it.


Would Like To Own It But... — This drives beautifully and gets great milege on my weekly commute to Boston 33MPH on the Mass pike. there is nothing negative I can say about this car except that we are selling it. It is fun to drive the visability is excellent the quality is excellent. We find it to be a great all around family car.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Lee writes:
2008 Saab 9-5 2.3T Review


Almost everything


Suspension has a more sporty feel than a smooth ride; its a matter of personal preference


Slightly Pricey, But Great Performance — Beautiful, fast, and smooth. The 2.3 engine puts out 265hp, and the turbo has little to no lag. Smooth performance anywhere in the RPM range.

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