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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SLEReview
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About My Pontiac Bonneville "bonne" Sle — Performance: Great! It really goes when you hammer down the gas pedal and it sounds AWESOME! Thank god for factory supercharged V6 engines! It handles great and it grips the road quite well! Build Quality: It is great! No problems with it so far! The leather seats are very comfortable and the dash board is cool looking! Except, what I don't like is the big ol' Traction Control button right between the cup holders and the automatic shifter. They could have put it somewhere else. Appearance: Looks aggressive and classy at the same time on the outside. Love the front and rear bumper with that wing on the back, along with the dual exhaust! :D The interior is great! Very comfortable to drive and it has 6 way power seats with a sunroof! Cost of Ownership: It cost me less than $30 to fill it up! I filled it up last week and I still don't have to fill it up yet! It gets great gas millage! It can go about 450 miles on a full tank! Fun Factor: Fun to drive! It handles very smooth for a FWD! I would recommend this car to a friend!

Pros: Good looks, comfortable interior, sunroof, gas milage, factory superchagred V6, handles great!

Cons: All the electrical stuff which I heard costs a fortune to fix and the big ol' Traction Control button placement.

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SSEiReview
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Hard Shifting Bonneville — GOT THE CAR CHEAP,But I Cant Figure Out Why I'm Gettin This Har Shift In My Tranny!!!It Has 2 Much Power 2 Be Shiftin Hard!!I Replaced Throttle Position Sensor,Speed Sensor And Front and Back Tranny Mounts!!!Had Tranny Serviced Filter And All,Still Got A Hard Ass Shift!!!TIme TO SALE IT!!

Pros: LOOKS,SuperCharged,Bose Sound System

Cons: HARD SHIFT,Shakes A Little On Freeway

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SLEReview
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Can't Beat This Sedan! — I really can't complain to much about this car, especially comparing it to my 1993 Cadillac Eldorado. It may to have the power of that v-8 North Star but the maintenace cost are way less and it doesn't have the domino effect when it comes to breaking down that the Eldorado had. I wouldnt take the Bonneville to the strip but it has enough power and manuverability to get the job done out in the streets. The ergonomics inside are fantastic, especially when I can change the radio station from my steering wheel. When I roll down the street you know it's me with that exterior styling that is site for sore eyes!

Pros: Handles and drives as good as it looks!

Cons: Makes punk suckas hate you!

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SSEiReview
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2001 Pontiac Bonneville — I've driven the car for 23,000 miles in the last year (120-143K) and I've only had to put a bearing on it. Acceleration is really close to that of my Trans Am. Gas mileage is around 22 city, 27 highway up to Fargo, and 31 highway down by St.Cloud/St.Paul.

Pros: Acceleration, Braking, Handling, Appearance, Fun

Cons: Heated seats - The seats bend too much and the heating coils break after about 5-10yrs of use.

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SSEiReview
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Money Pit — i love the car it drives great very comfortable. i have about 170000 miles on it just rebuilt trany, alot of minor things but parts are expensive!!!!!! overall not a bad ride

Owner for 0 years, 3 months

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SSEiReview
jroos writes:
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Alot Of Power And Good Gas Mileage, Poor Handling. — I have had my bonne for 6 months and had a few small problems. Left rear window regulator, hard shift trans, and replaced both front hubs. The car has 135,000 on it and it still gets the gas mileage on the window sticker, 28 on highway and 18-20 in town. The car has alot of power to smoke the front tires stock but I am looking into some mods. But frist I have to solve the trans problem.

Owner for 0 years, 6 months

Miles Driven per Year:15,000

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville SLEReview
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Luxury With Attitude! — Before we were married my wife worked at a car dealership. She saw this 2001 Bonneville come in on a trade and knew that I would want it. I did. The other sales peeps were not happy. I was. I had it a long New Years weekend to check out and test drive. It had everything I wanted; looks, amenities like heated seats, power everything, traction control, sun/moon roof, auto lights and OnStar. With 35k miles in 2 1/2 years the 3800 V6 engine ran smooth and had plenty of power. I had to have her. Car and wife. A very comfortable ride and has served me well for many of purpose and fun times. The car's definately a head turner. So's the wife.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Sporty, fun to drive, roomy, a bit flashy. Love the sunroof!

Cons: Not seriously economical. Heated seat broke.

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2001 Pontiac Bonneville Review
GuruSMMMZ says:
vs2002 Chevrolet Venture
2001 Pontiac Bonneville winning categories:
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Looks/Style Ranked 2002 Chevrolet Venture worse.
"Prettier body style for sure"
Value Ranked 2002 Chevrolet Venture better.
"Lots more room. Comfort. Love it"

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Nice By Dimension01

I love how it has this sport feel to it and drives very smoothly. The brakes also work perfectly as well as the motor. I felt very safe driving this car, because it is very strong on the highway and d... Read More

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