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2006 Buick Lucerne

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Quirks. Like every other GM.
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By buickreview
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2006 Buick Lucerne CX 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Will get 30+ MPG if driven 55-60 MPH (for the tank this car is, this is phenomenal). Gets 26 MPG 80/20 mix (highway/city), speeds up to 80 MPH and spirited. Proven engine. Absolutely smooth and quiet. New tires vibrate at certain speeds for 1200 miles (and then 1200 more when rotated). Horrendous blind spots. Great road car, crummy to drive in the city. Powerful on the highway. Awful seats; extremely sore after driving car (and I'm not old). Interior materials very cheap, nasty seat fabric. Ergonomics are bad. No telescopic steering wheel. Passenger seat rattles. Driver seat plastic cracked off. Would I buy it again? No. Tired of quirks. Probably last GM I buy.


Favorite Features

Huge. Smooth. Quiet. Engine. Lots of airbags. Gorgeous body.


Suggested Improvements

Attention to minor details and ergonomics. Attention to quality of all materials. I was rather hard on this review as I absolutely love the looks of this car and love GM sedans, and only have owned such. But this one proved why people "go foreign". Can't wait.


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Inside out something breaks every month
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By mimaw67
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2006 Buick Lucerne CX 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Since i have bought this car I have had to have 2 of four doors fixed one wouldnt open other had the handle come off, The power window regulator went out! Motor mounts broke & Now transmission going out! The plastic around the front seats have all broken! Not a car to have, more issues then any other car i have had!


Favorite Features

The stereo shows the name of song & artist! It looks good! But runs horrible


Suggested Improvements

Fix defective plastic seating,Improve power train


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Lucerne is the Best
4 of 4 people found this review helpful
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By Dave
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2006 Buick Lucerne CX 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


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I wanted a large car with a soft confy ride on all roads. Glad I bought this car. Tons of room, seating for Fit and finish is great. I had a Lexus rice burner and truly prefer the Buick Lucerne Bigger and better


Favorite Features

Dashboard, grille, soft ride


Suggested Improvements

Please don't change, love it just the way it is


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Concerns
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By David
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2006 Buick Lucerne CX 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Overall the car is good but there are some concerns. When I drive beyond 50 mph the car starts to fishtail; the steering increases in play and is not as responsive. The car lacks basic performance and sounds like the transmission struggles when accelerating. The car is very comfortable and smooth but this should not be at the expense of basic performance.


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2006 Buick Lucerne Great Car
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By ronmckean
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2006 Buick Lucerne CX 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


Review

The Lucerne is a great value. Ride, performance and build quality is excellent. It is a joy to drive.


Favorite Features

My favorite features is extreemly quiet cabin, smooth acceleration and ride. I expecially like the design of both the exterior and interior.


Suggested Improvements

Change trunk hinges to improve trunk capacity.


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