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1986 Buick LeSabre Limited Sedan FWDReview
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Amazing Car That Never Gives Up!!! — I bought this car about 2 years ago for $800 at a cheap dealer in Reno. It was so cheap because the paint chipping off made it so nobody wanted it. It was my first car and has been so reliable. It has taken a lot of damage at my hand but refuses to die. This is the most reliable car you could ask for. Last year someone ran into my car and badly damaged it but the engine and other components are still running strong surprisingly enough. This car is a testament to America and the strong vehicles we produce. If you have the chance to pick up one of these cars go for it! I have gotten my money's worth with this vehicle and was one of the best purchases I have ever made. It has taken me all over California and Northern Nevada. Perfect roadtrip car.

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

Pros: Spacious interior and so comfortable on long trips, great gas mileage for such an old car, great speaker system. awesome heater too.

Cons: Somewhat ugly looking car

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1986 Buick LeSabreReview
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Very Good Car For The Money — Very good car, picked it up for $800, had to replace power steering pump, other than that no major issues except for hole in muffler and one back tire has a bubble. Decent acceleration, brakes feel worn out though. Gas mileage is a lot better than my other car, a 1991 Crown Vic.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Decent gas mileage

Cons: nothing

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1986 Buick LeSabreReview
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1986 Le Sabre Custom Coupe — 1986 was the first year... the tranny gave out at 25k and the computer was recalled for extremely low idle. it stalled while coasting. this coupe had no options like a "type R" lol!!! it was quicker than most but it needs a balanced shaft and the first year nearly fell apart. later on, the power steering failed and got replaced by the dealer free. GM replaced alot of parts. it spent 2 months in the shop. luckily we had extended warranty. by 50k miles it was a rebuilt car! the alcohol in the fuel caused much of the fuel injectors to leak. we ended up replacing 4/6 fuel injectors due to worn seals in the fuel injector.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: no options so it was lighter. only 150 hp so it ran decently.

Cons: first year FWD switch.. never buy 1st year!!! short trunk.

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1986 Buick LeSabre Limited Sedan FWD Review
Jodi says:
Awesome
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Back Seats Ranked 1986 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD worse.
"Cloth"
Value Ranked 1986 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD worse.
"Smoother ride"
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1986 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD Review
Wayne says:
Car became unsafe to drive after 120000 miles the front frame work rusted clean through
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Looks/Style Ranked 1985 Buick LeSabre better.
"Bigger wider better riding car"
Would Buy Ranked 1985 Buick LeSabre better.
"V8 rear wheel drive best touring car ever lets of trunk space and enough leg room for adults in the back seat"
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1986 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD Review
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Back Seats Ranked 1986 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD worse.
"Cloth"
Value Ranked 1986 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD worse.
"Smoother ride"

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Reviews From Other Years

2005 Buick LeSabre Reviews

Review By Frank

Like most buicks a well maintained car will last 20 years. Read More

Review By portmore

the lesabre is unique...it has 6 cylinders, but gets 28 mpg on the highway...its trunk is 19 cu. ft!!....its leather or cloth seats are very comfortable for long trips.....very sturdy and stable, good... Read More

2004 Buick LeSabre Reviews

Review By Guru9XFT9V

Its a fine car well made dependable. But harder to find now. The last was made in 1985 if you need a good car look no further. Read More

Review By Guru9117RH

I love it alot. Its just perfect for a family road trip Read More

2003 Buick LeSabre Reviews

Review By R

Car start and runs....but can only drive or run for 25-30min and shut off.....wont crank again til next day sometimes Read More

Review By Kauri G.

This car is horrible. Torn seats and smells like cigarettes. Read More

2002 Buick LeSabre Reviews

Review By Guru9SCNSH

A good value for the miles it has. Id compare it to any other car with the v6 3.8 l engine. Read More

Review By Gail

3.8 litre v6 is bullet proof and the cloth seats are plush and very comfortable. great gas mileage too! Read More

2001 Buick LeSabre Reviews

Review By Vernon

If it has the right engine in it. Theyre built better than a lot of American cars. Read More

Review By Edward

Its a fine car you cant do better. Very solid dependable car thats why they sell well even old ones. Read More

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