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1997 Buick Skylark

Buick Skylark Features and Specs

Features & Specs

  • Engine 2.4 L Inline 4-cylinder
  • Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
  • Transmission 4-speed Automatic
  • Horse Power 150 hp @ 5600 rpm
  • Fuel Economy 19/29 mpg
  • Bluetooth No
  • Navigation No
  • Heated Seats No

Review of the 1997 Buick Skylark

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  • Safety
  • Pros

    Spunky Twin Cam engine, standard ABS and traction control

  • Cons

    Cramped interior, uncomfortable driving position, low rear seating

  • What's New for 1997

    Skylark gets minimal revisions this year. The standard equipment list is expanded.

What Others Are Saying

Customer Reviews

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Junk

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Vehicle: 1997 Buick Skylark Custom 2dr Coupe

Lower control arm bushing (driver side) popped out while under warranty. Passenger side popped out after out of warranty-$130 for control arm loaded w/new bushings-I installed it. Ignition switch went bad- THEFT light was flashing and no start-$540 to tow and repair. Windshield wiper motor went out-$230 new motor installed. Driver side window popped out of the track at top of window-haven't fixed it yet. Alternator went out-$95 with exchange-I installed it.Remote trunk release cable snapped. Remote filler door seized up.On it's second set of rotors.This car had 33000 miles when i bought it in 2000. It now has 72000 on it, so it's not like it has a hard life.




Very satisfied.

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Vehicle: 1997 Buick Skylark Custom 2dr Coupe

I bought my car Limited Edition skylark last April with 80,000 miles on it and I have been driving it a lot and nothing major has happened in 8 months except for recently the fuel pump broke, but it was over 100,000 miles on it. This car has amazed me with is performance and its reliability



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What's New for 1997

Skylark gets minimal revisions this year. The standard equipment list is expanded.

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Gas Mileage

EPA-Rated MPG

  • 19
  • cty
/
  • 29
  • highway
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