1990 Buick Riviera User Reviews

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    1990 Buick Riviera STD Coupe Review
    Wel cared for Rivieras from this generation will give the new owner comfort, power, and style without breaking the bank. Parts are not necessarily easy to come by though since this generation is about to officially become a classic. Cross shop interior parts with the Buick Reatta. Both shared numerous interior parts. Despite having the same exterior, the 1989 interior is completely different from the 1990-1993 interior. The parts are not interchangeable for the most part. The 1989 interior pieces can be cross shopped with the 1986-1988 Riviera, instead.
    vs1990 Acura Legend LS Coupe
    1990 Buick Riviera STD Coupe winning categories:
    • Power
    • Handling
    • Looks/Style
    • Front Seats
    • Back Seats
    • Cargo Capacity
    • Family Car
    • Value
    • Would Buy
    Looks/Style Ranked 1990 Acura Legend LS Coupe worse.
    "I think the 1990 Riviera looks better because of its graceful sloping tail, its waterfall grille, hood ornament, tasteful uses of chrome without looking overdone, and the formal roof line."
    Cargo Capacity Ranked 1990 Acura Legend LS Coupe better.
    "The trunk on the Riviera is large, but shallow. The sloping tail does not allow you to carry items that are average to tall in size. The rear seat does not fold down either. however, the trunk floor is wide and flsat, so you can lay tall objects on their side to accomodate. The trunk opens above the tail lights so there is a high lift over to put things in the trunk and to remove them."
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    1990 Buick Riviera STD CoupeReview

    For Only Paying $500..3 Years Ago & Putting Over 30k On It....it's Definitely A Good Car. — Performance: For it being 20 years old..it still gets up and boogies. Even though it has 172k on it, it still handles good. Appearance: It's a little banged up but not too shabby. Cost of Ownership: The gas mileage isn't that great & it needs minor repairs. Fun Factor: It can be fun at times. It's got a strong running 3.8 liter. You do the math. lol

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: It's a good traveling. Very comfy interior with little road noise.

    Cons: The gas mileage sucks & if the digital dash goes out...you're screwed.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    1999 Buick Riviera Reviews

    Overall I Love This Car. By Marshal

    i love this car. she is the one on the right. If i decide to go for a drive and get out on the higway and really put your foot into it it will respond. its been more than once that i have made this ca... Read More

    Good Luck Finding 1! By Kevin

    Great car owned it for 3 years and it is always reliable and it will beat most of the cras on the streets and some at lebenon valley awesome in the snow as well with a set of snow tires and it is so c... Read More

    1998 Buick Riviera Reviews

    Okay For A Single Person But Not For A Family By ammoworld7

    look at my pros and cons and that should tell you about my review. asking to write a review when I have just listed my pros and cons, which I consider to be a review, is completely absurd. I hope th... Read More

    98 Riviera By Chris

    This car has great handling and performance. Also has great breaking with its 4 wheel disc brakes. It handles great in all road conditions. Got the car for a great price in really great shape. Hav... Read More

    1997 Buick Riviera Reviews

    90's Luxury By Scott

    Good looking car with sleek body lines. Stereo and wheels are dated both will need upgraded. Power can be added simple with a pulley change. Exhaust tips are something definitely needing change. Sl... Read More

    Very Under Estimated, And Sometimes Misunderstood. You Have To Own One To Know. By Randall

    You don't need a super-charger in this Riv. She will pin you to your seat in a second. Very responsive, and Very dependable as well. She is a true pleasure to drive one of my friends says "I swear she... Read More

    1996 Buick Riviera Reviews

    Great Sleeper, Loads Of Fun, Plenty Of Power. I Love It! By Josh

    Great car. Supercharger gives it kick. Front wheel drive is no fun. Very reliable car never had a major repair in seven years of ownership. Very fun. Easy to get wheel spin. 22-26 mpg, rarely at the p... Read More

    Just A Super Car! By 96RivBrad

    You can find these in immaculate condition for under $3k. Don't worry about the mileage. IF it's been properly maintained it will run forever. Supercharged and ultimate comfort. Rare design that never... Read More

    1995 Buick Riviera Reviews

    Even With The Couple Issues I'm Currently Having, I Still Love The Car. By Anarchy32

    I really love my Riviera. When I first had seen it on the lot I knew I wanted it. The white paint job was flawless, great looking, and bright. The interior is all burgundy with leather seats. The inte... Read More

    Overall I Am Very Impressed. By Alvin1966

    First my appreciation for the Buick brand and especially the Riviera. Previously I owned a 75 85 and (95 we still own) which were purchased new. The 95 I am referencing in my comments is one purchase... Read More

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