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By vmcdowell2
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2006 Buick Lucerne CXL V6 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


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Very comfortable and quiet ride. Very good gas mileage, 30 to 32 mpg hwy, 24 to 26 mpg city. Good assembly. A minor rattle in the driver's door. Good paint job.


Favorite Features

Comfortable and quiet ride, gas mileage, overall quality, and good sized trunk space.


Suggested Improvements

Stop the rattle and plastic squeaks.


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By chas4bass
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2006 Buick Lucerne CXL V6 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


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Nice vehicle. Looks fantastic - drives OK. Too low for freeway driving. Still feels like your "Grandpa's car"! Sold as extremely quiet but has developed too many rattles for 18 months. Time to sell it.


Favorite Features

XM radio.


Suggested Improvements

None


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Loyalty Finally Pays Off
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By Nice Ride
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2006 Buick Lucerne CXL V6 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


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The Lucerne is the perfect match of luxury and performance. An extremely quiet, smooth ride that is firm and responsive. Our daily commute includes a mix of interstate and surface street traffic. The Lucerne 3.8 accelerates as quickly as necessary to meet highway speeds, smoothly merge and maintain traffic flow. We live in an area where road construction is a way of life, and the roads change paths more often than the Mississippi River. The Lucerne handles the rough and winding road without a problem. It is responsive, tight and never wanders. The Lucerne is an ideal car for adults who want a refined yet sleek look, and a well appointed luxurious ride.


Favorite Features

Quiet ride, responsive and attractive! Sound system, satellite radio, OnStar, climate control, memory seats.


Suggested Improvements

Reposition the column shift lever so it doesn't block the dashboard radio controls not included on the steering wheel. Include a coin holder in the center fold down console.


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I love it but
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By Ann
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2006 Buick Lucerne CXL V6 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


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I love the car. It is probably the best driving and riding Buick I have had. The only problems are the headliner is sagging in the front and the driverís side door handle pulled out. Took it back to the dealership and have to bring it back when the part for the door handle comes in and an upholsterer will have to work on the headliner. The car has 6000 miles on it.


Favorite Features

Very comfortable ride and drives wonderful.


Suggested Improvements

GM needs to do a little better with its inspection. A new car should not have these kind of problems.


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Think Twice Before You Buy
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By 06lucerne
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2006 Buick Lucerne CXL V6 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 4A)


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I've had my 2006 Lucerne for almost 10 months and am getting rid of it in the next week. Vibration/shimmy issues that will not stay corrected after at least seven attempts to repair and three sets of tires. Also steering wheel issue that has not been corrected and rotors had to be machined already. At a distance, it is a beautiful car but when yous start looking at the details, they've cut too many corners. Some of the interior materials are of poor quality and some of the design details are downright shoddy. It is not what the Park Avenue was. Make sure you test drive many miles before you buy! If I could do it over, I would have bought a Toyota, Lexus or Acura.


Favorite Features

Memory seat. Large trunk. Interior space for passengers


Suggested Improvements

Take the trunk release out of the glove box. Finish the edge on the headliner. Put leather on the sides of the front seats. Improve turning radius. Make adjustment to the dashboard display so that it can be seen in bright sunlight. Update interior accessory options to be in line with competition.


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