1997 Volvo 850 Consumer Review: Disappointed
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1997 Volvo 850 - Consumer Review

1997 Volvo 850

Average Consumer Rating

70 Total Reviews

T5 Sedan (2.3L 5-cyl. Turbo 4-speed Automatic)

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Disappointed
By jhardie on

Vehicle

1997 Volvo 850 T5 Turbo 4dr Sedan

Review

This car has had a steady stream
of minor and moderate problems:
repairing the AC was the biggest
expense, but also several minor
electrical problems and lots of poor
fit/quality issues. I've lost the
motor on the antennae and the gas
cap...very annoying. Radio reption is
terrible...my Volvo dealer tells
me "everyone knows Volvo radios don't
work well." Lots of rattles/noises.
Moon Roof fits poorly. Also, in terms
of handlng, the car feels heavy to me.
Accelerates fine, but not very good
control in turns. I expected Volvo to
have excellent attention to detail, but
don't feel that way now.

Best Features

Nice acceleration.

Worst Features

Overall attention to details.
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