by cpat93 on Sep 8, 2012 Vehicle: 1992 Volvo 940 GL 4dr Sedan
At 226,000 miles this car looks and performs as new. All original parts alternator ,water pump, steering pump, and R12 charged ac system which still works.Paint has faded despite being waxed ever months but sits in sun alot. Interior looks new Leather seats get treated to conditioner so their not cracked like others its age. Had many serious offers to sell but would rather saw off my right hand .I also own a 95 mercedes benz e320 but find myself always driving the volvo, because it has more feature such as lumbar, heated seats, slip diff. Will be trading the e320 for a volvo 960. One of the last true volvos ,
couldn't pay me to buy a modern one.
by Ken Nace on Jan 16, 2006 Vehicle: 1992 Volvo 940 GL 4dr Sedan
This is my Eighth Volvo. Bought with 126,000 miles, now has 132,000 miles. I am always pleased with the comfort of Volvos. Just as reliable as a Mercedes, but half the cost to maintain. Plan in keeping this one for many years. Will most definitely own more of them in the future.
by Timothy on Dec 9, 2004 Vehicle: 1992 Volvo 940 GL 4dr Sedan
Purchased used with 87,000. I have put into it about 3,800 dollars in almost ten years. It now has 216,000 miles and still runs like the day I got it. I have never missed an oil change or fluid change and have done then at 3,000 miles not the recomended 5,000. parts can be exspensive but look on the internet and get the part you need for 50- 75% off and have you local shop install it.
by volvo for life... on Mar 1, 2004 Vehicle: 1992 Volvo 940 GL 4dr Sedan
My dad bought his 940GL used 2 years
agoat 114,000 miles. Now it has
140,000. The previous owner took such
good care of this car. Since my dad
bought it, he's had to replace nothing,
not even brake pads.He drives the car
40 miles to work on way everyday and
its never left him stranded. The ride
is unsurpassed. I own a '90 240DL and
this car puts mine to shame.
by Atlanta,GA on Feb 23, 2004 Vehicle: 1992 Volvo 940 GL 4dr Sedan
Bought this car used with 68,000 miles
on it. Had to replace the transmission
at 100,000 ($5,000). Replaced radiator
($300) at 120,000 miles. Two power
window motors broke, had to replace
water pump, occasionally had electrical
problems. Wears through brake rotors
quickly. At 185,000 miles transmission
went out again. Leaks oil, Air
Conditioner went out at 130,000 miles.
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