by Mark on Dec 11, 2009 Vehicle: 1996 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 4dr Sedan w/Supercharger
This is my 3rd Bonneville and I couldn't be happier, currently at 346000 miles with little trouble. I did have to replace transmission at 289000 miles but a use one has served me well since. A number of pulleys and belts 2 water pumps an egr valve and a fuel pump struts are the repairs I have done (well brakes and tires, but they are a given) Infallible car, dependable and comfortable. I will be sad when it is gone but I am replacing it at 400000 miles.
by Randy on Oct 9, 2009 Vehicle: 1996 Pontiac Bonneville SE 4dr Sedan
I love driving this car. Sporty enough, power enough, roomy enough. Only problem, and a real problem, was that it would collect water in the rear driver's side floor pan after a rain. Not after every rain, but after a driving rain. No one could figure out where it came from.
by Speed Demon2488 on Feb 8, 2009 Vehicle: 1996 Pontiac Bonneville SE 4dr Sedan
This car is my first car and it is far better than the cars I was looking at. It is so much fun driving in the snow. The ride is smooth and sharp. I have put over 1,000 miles on it. I have experience driving all kinds of cars and the Bonneville has the best ride of them all. This car can move! I just wish people would stop calling it an old persons car. I enjoy taking it on the interstate just so I can see it move. The trunk is massive!
by 12 yrs of a great ca on Jan 17, 2009 Vehicle: 1996 Pontiac Bonneville SE 4dr Sedan
Great car! My husband thought it was incredible when the odometer was turning over to 250,000. Now it has 299,210 miles and our Pontiac is still running with very few problems. We did put in a new starter a while back but what can you expect after nearly 300,000 miles. We had a few problems with the oxygen sensor many miles back but nothing expensive. We wonder how many more miles we will get out of our Bonny. The check engine light has been blinking for about 20,000 miles but we decided after having it looked at that we would just drive it until it died. It has nine lives!
I've got a 1996 Pontiac Bonneville with the 3.8L V6, not supercharged. Its got this knock in the engine, and has for a while but has gotten more prominent in the past year. Seems like its more of in t...
1996 Bonneville................. was getting an oil change yesterday. well they told me i needed a water pump. Took it to get a second opinion, well they put some pressure tool over the radiator cap...
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