1998 Buick Skylark Custom Sedan FWDReview
Great Gas Mileage — The pick- up and go is the best feature to me. I used to have a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire and it never got the pick-up and go that this car has. I am also getting great gas mileage. I am getting about 35 miles to the gallon in the city. Attractive styling, although the rear end could have used a few more hours on the drawing board. Surprisingly roomy for a six-foot-two, 225 pounder. Peppy, good handling and adequate sound system. This vehicle was impecably maintained and when I bought it with 108K miles on it, the condition was excellent, and still is.
Pros: Ice Cold A/C on these hot southern summer afternoons. Gas mileage well over 30 hwy, 25 cty.
Cons: We've had the brakes repaired once since we bought it used but that's about it
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Reviews From Other Years
Rate It An A-
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Good Car To Get For Cheap!
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Very, Very Average Buick
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Dont By 1 Of These
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A Little Car With A Big Car Ride
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Like It A Lot Good Deal For The Money
love the way it rides, goods great, and has the best paint job after a good waxing it stands out from the others, would have liked the 3.1 but it has the 2.3 a little under powered,back seat is a litt... Read More
Its Cheap But Reclines Nicely.
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Its Cool But Its Hard To Find Body Parts For
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