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2002 Oldsmobile Bravada - Consumer Reviews

2002 Oldsmobile Bravada

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By john C
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2002 Oldsmobile Bravada AWD 4dr SUV (4.2L 6cyl 4A)


Review

this is my first SUV, it is awsome to drive although i quickly found out how much Gas an SUV will run through. the only problems are the gas and the ride. the ride is smooth and awsome, although on longer trips i soon get annoyed by the slight sway of the vehicle. any pothole, bump, or crack in the road causes the car to sway mildly. the wind roar isnt any thing to brag about either. as for exterior it is good, just like a trailblazer which i love. the headlights are ugly but it doesnt matter to me. i love this car, it is luxurious yet competitive. great car.


Best Features

heated seats, all the details (rear curb mirror adjustments, fuel mileage indicator, onstar, etc) air pump is extremely useful for a camper, biker like me used it the first week i bought it.


Worst Features

headlights!, i hate them too slim for the look of the car. no grill guard i could find to cover them.


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about the air bags
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By fladad
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2002 Oldsmobile Bravada 2WD 4dr SUV (4.2L 6cyl 4A)


Review

I am writing about the rear air suspension air bags. Just replaced mine at 91000 miles. Dealer wanted $744 not incl compressor. I had a truck shop that specializes in raising suspensions and custom jobs install them for $125..Now my Bravada doesnt hav sagging rear end anymore!


Best Features

Power,Comfort and short turn radius.


Worst Features

Engine noise ridiculous high. Gas mileage poor


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Bravada
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By Ron Rottger
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2002 Oldsmobile Bravada AWD 4dr SUV (4.2L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Bought this vehicle used with 40,000m on it.Had it for almost 2 yrs and it's been a great ride. My 15yr old daughter will be getting it in 4 months for her car. Have not spent a dime on it other than 4 new tires and regular maint.Hope for it to last for 6 more yrs.


Best Features

Ride and acceleration,awd feature,comfort


Worst Features

They don't make them anymore so improvements don't matter. If they did I would want a larger capacity fuel tank and do away with auto wipers


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run away from this suv
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By Cindy
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2002 Oldsmobile Bravada AWD 4dr SUV (4.2L 6cyl 4A)


Review

Bought this suv in 2004 with very little mileage I have had nothing but problems with it.. The idle arms have been replaced more than once very hard on the wheel barrings. I keep good maintenance but this was a lemon. I had to replace the door hinges and it cost me $1200 alone for that. The transmission going now... Have a short in the dash inside lights on dash when they want. My gas gauge also works when it wants to, the 4 wheel is going out of it. It would be easier to list what does work and what doesn't work or has needed replaced. My mechanic told me to get rid of it 2 years ago I had so much into it I thought for sure it would be ok I should of listened to him this suv is bad...


Worst Features

EVERYTHING


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I love my Bravada
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By CP
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2002 Oldsmobile Bravada 2WD 4dr SUV (4.2L 6cyl 4A)


Review

New off the lot, thought i needed a new one until i started looking, the new 2009 SUV's are trash compared to my truck, apart from normal service, air con swith has gone twice,annoying in houston heat, the truck has cost nothingComfort of. But thats it. I have averaged 19.6 mpg and i drive stop and go commute. i love my silver girl.


Best Features

comfort of seats, and it still has zip in the engine


Worst Features

whats with the problem on the air con switch, twice replaced? it will suddenly start blowing hot till it some how corrects itsself, driving over bumps sometimes helps. Needs to be replaced again, go figure it will be over 100 degrees this week.


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