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1977 Volvo 245Review
solitare writes:
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Awwwwwwwwwwsome! — Handles great--safe for grandbabies--can camp w/o worrying about gear storage. Love that she is purple--didn't have a for sale sign just took a shot & he gave it up. Poor darling can't drive any more. She has a history of being a party wagon (in 70's) but no evidence of that--she is all original.

Pros: All original--magnificently maintained--purple & safe!

Cons: A little oxidation which will be gone soon.

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1977 Volvo 245Review
Stella writes:

One Of The Best Cars Ever Built — Bought used (obviously) about twelve years ago for $500. Another $1,300 to pass inspection. Has been running with only minor problems ever since. Costs about $200 per year in maintenance (tires, oil, parts. I wish they would still produce this model. I would buy one in a minute.)

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

Pros: Roomy interior for stuff / Exterior size just right / Built like tank

Cons: Poor gas mileage / Not enough power (96 horses)

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Reviews From Other Years

1992 Volvo 245 Reviews

Great Daily Transportation That Can Be Fun. By Matthew

Built like a tank to survive an accident, performance was not really high on the list. Yet because of this the car has 4 piston calipers in front and 2 piston calipers in back. That makes braking gr... Read More

1991 Volvo 245 Reviews

Sexy Highway Cruiser By Johnny

A very reliable station wagon with heaps of space. Read More

1990 Volvo 245 Reviews

Perfect Car! By Haldan

The Volvo 245 is a fine specimen. You can throw as much junk in her trunk as you'd like, and she won't complain. She is fun to drive, but only because she has a stick shift. Max speed of about 100mph,... Read More

1988 Volvo 245 Reviews

Great Car, Or Greatest Car? By Ryan

Been after a nice 240 Manual wagon for ever, now I have one. Fantastic cars, fun to drive, inconspicous and enough room to swallow anthing you can throw in it. Bonus points for being able to convince ... Read More

Red By Patrik

it was a very nice car and wont it back. you can do what ever you like whit it=) i got the car feom my ant and it was very chip but expensive to own. but now i got a better car. Read More

1987 Volvo 245 Reviews

Take That Volvo Off My Chest :) Its Line From Some Movie, But I Can't Remember What? By Arto

This Volvo is durable car in all ways. Parts are cheap, and its easy to maintein. Good old looks are nice. Basically it's like old american car but down sized. I's fun to drive and I'm gonna make it e... Read More

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