Re: Newer model Buicks. What do you think?
Originally Posted by Nailhead
back when i was turning wrenches these cars were everywhere. the bonnevilles, 88s, lesabres, and the impala. by no means were they the best on the road. they ate wheel bearings, motor mounts and springs. the brake lines were a mess with abs pump in front of the passenger tire and all the brake lines to the pump and from the pump got a constant spray from the tire. they had the crappy plastic intake that would shatter in the cold or melt at the egr valve. it was such a common failure that dorman made the intake. not to mention the coil packs, egr valves and fuel pumps. they also rusted before your eyes.
and honestly, probably the dorkiest looking car gm ever made. the Bonneville was decent looking, but the 88 and the lesabre were terrible.
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